What are some good medical professional forums that do no require proof of licensure for registration?

Question by William: What are some good medical professional forums that do no require proof of licensure for registration? I earned an M.D. and residency certificate before studying for the doctorate I using in my current career and so never went through the final steps leading up the receiving a medical license. However, I have […]

Geekgirl, ‘girls need modems’ display in the Powerhouse Museum

Geekgirl, ‘girls need modems’ display in the Powerhouse Museum Image by mia! 20120323_141754 I can’t find anything more about it in the PHM collections online and wayback.archive.org/web/*/http://geekgirl.com.au doesn’t contain much, which is a shame cos I’d love to see and share more about this. Weirdly, en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geek_girl says "The widespread recognition of "geek girls" as a […]

Passage de la trolle :>

Passage de la trolle :> Image by L’imaGiraphe (en travaux) troll nom masculin. [société] [chat] [Usenet]. Un troll est, dans un zone de dialogue (par exemple l’Usenet, un forum web, une liste de diffusion…), un sujet (thème de discussion) polémique inutile car mal circonscrit ou relevant de critères subjectifs (par exemple « Un Mac est-il […]

what’s the fuss about the IRC and USENET these days? does anyone still use this kind of technology?

Question by : what’s the fuss about the IRC and USENET these days? does anyone still use this kind of technology? aint those 80s stuff? or at least early 90s? ever since the world wide web becomes standard, i doubt anybody is still retrieving information from the usenet, but I’d be surprised when I accidently […]

AT&T Archives: Viewtron Introduction, from the Viewdata Corporation

See new films from the AT&T Archives every Mon, Wed, Fri, at techchannel.att.com The Viewdata Corporation, a company formed by joint arrangement between AT&T and Knight-Ridder, launched the Viewtron system commercially in 1983. Initially, in 1980 and 1981, it had only 200 users, a test market. By 1984? 2700 subscribers. Two and a half years […]