Startup: This Came From Candy

This is the world’s first microwave oven, the Radarange. It’s huge, so small wonder it didn’t catch on right away. The important thing is how it came to be.

A small engineering firm (so small you’ve probably never heard of them) called Raytheon (what do you mean defense contractor?) made radar systems to spot […]

User Input

User Input: Looking Back At The Future

This belongs in my life.

The 1920’s had Art Deco; the 1930’s had homeless hobo-chic; the 1940’s had military utilitarianism; the 1950’s had jet-age chrome and wings; the 1960’s moved into the rocket-age. And then it pretty much all went to crap from there.

Or did it? We are referring, of course, to […]