A chart showing 24,000 video games to determine percentages of genre and platform releases since 1975...Submitted by ant on Fri, 11/30/2012 - 6:15pm. Addon/Modification | Apple | Apple Games | Arcades | Art/Design | Hacking/Modification/Cracking | Hardware | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Non-Apple Computer Games | Online Games | Personal | Reading Materials | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Videogame Console | Web Games | Windows
GameTrailers (GT) has a bunch of retrospective episodes on various video games.
This seven/7 pages OCModShop article looks into the past and the current Windows versions -- "Today Microsoft launched its latest version of its iconic Operating System (OS): Windows 8. There have been many version of Windows over the years, and one can't help but wonder what justifies this version number. Microsoft and other technology companies have over-written and re-named their product history before, so we take a good hard look at all the previous operating systems to see if the numbers add up.
How the Windows User Interface (UI) changed over 27 years and a brief history from Windows 1 to Windows 8.Submitted by ant on Sun, 05/20/2012 - 10:12am. Art/Design | Communication | Development/Quality Assurance Testing | General Computing | Hacking/Modification/Cracking | History | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Reading Materials | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Windows
From internet relay chat (IRC) earlier:
1:50PM [Mousey] http://informationweek.com/thebrainyard/news/ social_networking_consumer/231500371/you-know-youre-from-it-in-1990s-if-
VideoSift shares Imagine Games Network (IGN)'s YouTube video showing "Diablo In 5 Minutes [Series Recap] - Diablo, Diablo II & Diablo III" -- "With Diablo III on the horizon, we thought we'd take a quick look back at the series and get you caught up on the story so far. Watch the video, relive some good memories of adventures past and get ready for Diablo III! ..."
Also, Marq mentioned his Demoscene Research -- "scientific material concerning the demo culture. Demoscene Research is a collection of scientific material concerning the demo culture, also known as the scene. Major part of the page is an extensive bibliography of demo-related books, theses, articles and online material. We also maintain a list of researchers who have studied the scene. News and demo-related discussions are disseminated in the blog on the front page. There is also a related newsgroup, Demo Research, where we post the most important news so that you can read and discuss them by email..."
The Restart Page -- An interactive web site of rebooting the most significant operating system (OSes).Submitted by ant on Sun, 01/08/2012 - 3:28pm. Apple | Art/Design | Audio | General Computing | Hardware | History | Linux & UNIX | New Version/Update/Upgrade | Personal | Reading Materials | Religion/Culture | Sight Seeings | Software | Technology | Windows
OSNews shares InfoWorld's test/quiz/exam(ination) on Windows Intelligence Quotient (IQ) -- "With a new version of Windows just around the corner -- well, maybe a long corner -- it's time to dust off those gray cells and see how much you really know about the inner workings of the current versions of everyone's favorite whipping post.