Why don’t internet chat rooms exist anymore like in the 90s?

They still sorta exist but its pretty much in the form of applications and games now. Any multiplayer online game is essentially a chat room. Matchmaking lobbies have always been chat rooms. VR apps like Big Screen, Altspace, Sansar, VRChat, Facebook Spaces are all virtual chat rooms. One of the first avatar based chat rooms… Continue reading Why don’t internet chat rooms exist anymore like in the 90s?

What are some of the most incredible technologies that became lost in time?

Palm Pilots / PDAs – before smartphones, people carried these around to take notes and keep track of appointments iPod Classic. When I first saw these I was amazed that such a small device could fit so many songs – and the clickwheel was magic – it moves the navigation when you move your thumb… Continue reading What are some of the most incredible technologies that became lost in time?

10 tech things I’m nostalgic about

A lot has changed in 12 years. This year is 2014. I started My first website in 2002, 12 years ago. A lot of things have changed since then, technology wise and culture wise. But for me, I miss some things that we had back then but less common now. Here’s 10: 1) Phones with… Continue reading 10 tech things I’m nostalgic about