An interview with Bob Stein, co-founder of the Voyager Company. Stein dives into the continually changing nature of digital information and the role that the CD-ROM and multimedia played in feeling out the future of art and content.
We made recipes from CD-ROM cookbooks. Here are our thoughts about them and their (mostly terrific) food.
A recommendation to read back-issues of Denise Caruso’s newsletter Digital Media, available once again online.
Technical constraints and a very brief length hamper Hell Cab‘s attempts to be more than a saucy roller coaster ride.
Microsoft Home’s Jurassic reference guide upends the digital encyclopedia model by showing the relations between articles, even if its information is out-of-date.
Real World’s multimedia art collage uses its fragmentation to reveal anxieties about relationships and social behavior, an inventiveness that outpaces the parts dedicated to Peter Gabriel’s music.
Short update about a stream for Prince Interactive in memory of the artist’s death. Includes a link to the video of the playthrough and discussion. (April 22, 2016)
QuickTime enabled low-cost videos on computers, paving the way for new uses of multimedia. That said, we should all probably stop using it now.