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Mutually Assured Destruction from the past - Nuclear War

It was 1989, a year of big changes in Europe with the fall of the Berlin Wall and what seemed to be a rolling end to Communism in Eastern Europe. 1,805 more words


DOS Command at a glance

What is DOS?

DOS stands for Disk Operating System. DOS controls the computer’s hardware and provides an environment for programs to run. This system program must always be present when working with our computer. 1,505 more words

Eway Classs


This is what the root directory of my “C” drive looks like on FreeDOS using the 4DOS command interpreter, which replaces COMMAND.COM. I had used this before in the early 1990s as shareware. 321 more words


Infected Mushroom's Erez Doesn't Need Ableton. He Makes Tracks In DOS.

I’m not sure how to describe the insanity of what you’re seeing, especially if you’re under the age of 20. This is a digital audio workstation, in a non-Windows/OSX environment. 144 more words


The Tale of the Pea Sea

It’s Finally Friday again, so it’s time for a little fun. This is a piece I’ve had living in my files since 1995. That makes it pretty out-of-date, but it’s such a classic that it’s worth preserving and giving another airing. 1,034 more words


Remember "Avoid the Noid"?

Do you remember the game that promoted fast pizza delivery way back in the day?  Is the word “Noid” familiar? Do you know what MS-DOS or a Commodore 64 are (or rather, were)?   276 more words