These are my blog postings about the past and origins:

18 May 2013:

Mary Ela's transitional gravestone

3 Mar 2013:

Letterpress workshop at MassArt  also: typography

14 Feb 2012:

Linotype  also: movies, printing

2 Mar 2011:

Boston printing office auction  also: printing, boston

25 Jan 2011:

Cathode  also: hacks

4 Jan 2011:

The Aporetic's living history  also: politics, blogs

27 Mar 2010:

A real Turing machine  also: hardware, machinery

26 Dec 2009:

BibliOdyssey  also: art, maps

10 Sep 2009:

Why numbering should start at zero  also: comp sci

25 May 2009:

Mostly wrong  also: funny, programming languages

24 Nov 2008:

Print this file, your printer will jam  also: debugging, printing

23 Nov 2008:

My oldest code still running  also: printing

29 Oct 2008:

The first servers  also: math

1 Aug 2008:

Stephen Fry and the Gutenberg Press  also: typography

5 Mar 2008:

Lorem ipsum  also: design

24 Feb 2008:

Brick Fetish  also: lego

23 Feb 2008:

HistoryShots  also: art, blogs

16 Dec 2007:

Ancient history: the Digital logo  also: design

24 Sep 2007:

Toy computing devices  also: comp sci, lego, toys

3 May 2007:

Making history  also: tabblo

10 Jun 2006:

Digital Equipment Corporation  also: work, me

5 Mar 2006:

Digi-Comp  also: toys

18 May 2005:

The mermaid  also: religion

13 Mar 2005:

NYPL Digital Gallery  also: photos

10 Nov 2004:

The history of UTF-8  also: characters

25 Oct 2004:

First tuesday after the first monday  also: politics

19 Oct 2004:

Line of succession

23 Jun 2004:

Boil the ocean  also: language

15 Jun 2004:

The two things  also: blogs, management

25 Apr 2004:

General computer corporation  also: video games

29 Mar 2004:

Cousins of the presidents  also: politics

23 Mar 2004:

Bloom filters  also: obituaries, comp sci, algorithms

1 Mar 2004:

Loving v. Virginia  also: politics, law

26 Feb 2004:

Classical computer science texts  also: comp sci

21 Feb 2004:

Macintosh folklore  also: mac

19 Feb 2004:

Black history month  also: parenting, spotted

1 Jan 2004:

Virtual travelog  also: blogs

3 Dec 2003:

The museum of HP calculators  also: hardware, obsession

23 Nov 2003:

Switching sides

13 Nov 2003:

Paul Otlet

17 Oct 2003:

Space cadet keyboard  also: hardware

13 Oct 2003:

Computer science history  also: comp sci

10 Oct 2003:

Henry Ford and the RIAA  also: business

4 Sep 2003:

Political graveyard  also: politics

12 Jul 2003:

Pinebank, before and after  also: photos

30 Apr 2003:

Why Edison lost the record business  also: business

14 Apr 2003:

Time cover archive

7 Mar 2003:

1944 Dime

30 Sep 2002:

Goering on political dissent  also: politics

19 Sep 2002:

The first emoticon?  also: autism

31 Aug 2002:

Richard Napoleon Bonaparte Batchelder  also: friends & family

17 Mar 2002:

What inspired Heinlein?  also: quotes

10 Mar 2002:

Coliseum Books  also: books

7 Mar 2002:

My first job ever  also: work

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