MindMaze blended adventure with learning, making it a favorite part of the 90s digital encyclopedia, Encarta.
From the pioneering days of Archie, Altavista and Yahoo to the AI-driven sophistication of Google and Bing, we cover the history of search engines.
Netscape's meteor-like throbber became a nostalgic icon of the early internet era.
After 28 faithful years – outliving Internet Explorer, Encarta and the Zune – WordPad's legacy is coming to an end
July 4, 1996 changed the internet, marking the launch of a free web service that would connect billions
Screensavers brought computers to life with animations and easter eggs
Just when we thought we've seen everything from Windows 95/98/XP, the retrocomputing community takes old software and old hardware and manages to make something new
Winamp's personalization and passionate community have kept it thriving for more than 25 years
Encarta cut the cost of encyclopedia access and rose to an educational juggernaut, only to be overtaken by the thing it inspired
From early classics like Metropolis to 90s hits like The Matrix, these films have both reflected and influenced tech trends