The Internet is the closest
we've come to a universal store of all human knowledge. However,
it's not the first pass at this lofty goal. In this episode(and the
next) we are looking at the Mundaneum, a project started in the
1890s to address the information problem. How is it connected to
the larger story of hypertext?...
Welcome to Advent of Computing, the show that talks about the shocking, intriguing, and all too often relevant history of computing. A lot of little things we take for granted today have rich stories behind their creation, in each episode we will learn how older tech has lead to our modern world.