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Floppy Disks

Soooo Our Nuclear Missiles Are Run By Computers That Still Use 8-Inch Floppy Disks

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 05.01.2014 | Technology

Contrary to what cartoons may have you believe, there’s no giant red button that detonates America’s land-based nuclear missiles. They’re actual...

Andy Warhol's Lost Computer Art Recovered 30 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.24.2014 | Arts

Art has a knack for finding its way into forgotten spaces. From tiny cupboards to rummage sale piles to that empty space behind a door, the most unass...

Anyone Born After 1999 Won't Know What The Hell This Is (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

...unless they're ironically into "90s nostalgia." (Kids, get off our lawns.) Behold "The Floppy Table," a creation by Neulant van Excel. ...

Jason Gilbert

The Hottest Holiday Tech Gifts...From Twenty Years Ago

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.25.2014 | Technology

Dig out that New Kids on the Block poster and polish off your "Ghost" laserdisc: HuffPost Tech is taking you all the way back to the first Bush presid...

Insane Floppy Disk Portraits

Posted 04.10.2012 | Arts

When was the last time you saw a floppy disk in use? Nick Gentry makes gorgeous portraits from outdated technology with his social art project that tu...

WATCH: Artist Paints On Floppy Disks

Posted 08.28.2011 | Arts

Nick Gentry is a talented artist who just so happens to use floppy disks as his canvas. Gentry recycles outmoded technology into works of art. He does...

Floppy Disks: How To Give Them New Life

Mother Jones | Stephanie Mencimer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Remember floppy disks? I, for one, have not forgotten them. That's probably because I have about 50 collecting dust in an old box that hails from the ...