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Marvin Minsky died last Sunday (Jan. 24), of a cerebral hemorrhage at the age of 88. This is an incredibly sad loss to many of us, both near and far — it feels as if a hole has been torn

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New Computer Museum Updates! Here are a few quick updates to ring in the New Year! First, there is a new version of the New Computer Museum application available to download (updated 12/21/15). The application runs on Windows 7/8, and

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Fond farewell

I had a major dilemma back in the winter of 2012/2013 when I started to think about making my computer hardware and software collection publicly accessible — where to do it? I definitely didn’t want to invite the general public

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Gift Shop!

In honor of Black Friday/Cyber Monday, the New Computer Museum is offering a great deal — you can download a new version of the Virtual Edition for free! New Computer Museum v.1.5 (, 57 mb, Google Drive, 11/25/15) You

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If you download and look at the current version of the “Virtual Edition” of the New Computer Museum, you will quickly see that it is definitely a “draft.” There are a lot of “Under Construction” signs and only half of

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New Computer Museum, Virtual Edition is here! The New Computer Museum, Virtual Edition was released at a small party of the New Computer Museum Meetup group held in Cambridge on Sunday, October 18th. You can now download the application from

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NEW Computer Museum VR Ed. Release! Sunday, October 18, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Champions 50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA The “virtual edition” of the NEW Computer Museum will be published on Sunday, October 18th. Come see a demo and

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What’s up?

The New Computer Museum is in transition! Be sure to keep an eye on this site and the Meetup for an announcement about the new phase over the next week or two! Meanwhile, for a sneak peak of what’s about

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Out & About

The New Computer Museum team was out and about learning new skills and sharing the latest draft of the “VR Edition” over the weekend.Here’s a quick recap… First, Saturday brought a fantastic opportunity to spend the day at Google’s Cambridge

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New Computer Museum, VR Edition Preview Flea@MIT, Sunday, July 19, 2015 · 9:00 am – 11 am Come see an early version of a “Virtual Reality (VR) Edition” of the New Computer Museum!  This is a chance to “walk through”

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