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    Relic: BASIC

    Go underneath the hood of your computer (or any laptop or smartphone) and you’ll encounter a programming language. Some of these programming...

    Relic: Carburetor

    The very word carburetor itself seems like a relic of the ancient past. However, the carburetor is a pretty recent invention. It...

    Relic: NeXT Computer

    Steve Jobs was known as one of the most innovative technological minds in the history of personal computers. Having started Apple in...

    Relic: The Morris Worm

    Cybersecurity is of utmost importance today. Simple things such as having a strong password can help protect against this, but people have...

    Relic: Napster

    20 years ago, the process of sending files through the Internet was a slow and painstaking affair. Music files would take minutes...

    Relic: Overhead Projector

    You’ve seen one in every classroom (especially if you are my age or older), and they’ve been used to highlight important things you learn...

    Relic: Sega Channel

    Today, we now take online gaming for granted. We can play online on every console out today, and we obviously have PCs if we...

    Relic: Deep Blue

    German chess player Siegbert Tarrasch once said, “One doesn’t have to play well, it’s enough to play better than your opponent.” What do you...

    Relic: Motorola dynaTAC

    Today, your smartphone is essentially a computer and a phone rolled into one, convenient little package. However, there was a time when a phone...