ARTICLES IN Curatorial Insight (64)

Going Places: A History of Surrogate Travel and Google Maps with Street View

Going Places: A History of Surrogate Travel and Google Maps with Street View

 Marc Weber   June 22, 2012
Choose a spot on a map and you are there — immersed in a panoramic view you can move and zoom. Since 2007, Google...   Read More
Happy 20th Birthday to the public Web!

Happy 20th Birthday to the public Web!

 Marc Weber   August 06, 2011
This month marks 20 years since the Web’s public announcement in several online forums and the release of the WWW code library, libWWW. The...   Read More
Why a Computer History Museum?

Why a Computer History Museum?

 Len Shustek   January 11, 2011
Humans have been creating tools since before recorded history. For many centuries, most tools served to amplify the power of the human body. We...   Read More
October 29, 1969: Happy 40th Birthday to a Radical Idea!

October 29, 1969: Happy 40th Birthday to a Radical Idea!

 Marc Weber   October 28, 2009
On the evening of October 29, 1969 the first data travelled between two nodes of the ARPANET, a key ancestor of the Internet. Even...   Read More