The 404: Nostalgic Technology

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Today we're discussing technology's obsession with nostalgia and modern hardware drawing inspiration from old designs. Topics include skeuomorphism, ex-relationship syndrome, futurism, and planned obsolescence.

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The 404: Nostalgic Technology

Blackberry Curve 9360: Nostalgic but Underwhelming

One may say that there are a lot of things to like about a QWERTY phone. But at the same time, you may want to think about all the other devices in the market right now that are making Blackberry QWERTY phones look outdated. Coming from the RIM line itself, the Torch and the Bold models have been making leeway in terms of the level of marketability that they have over the QWERTY line....

302 & 404 redirects

302 redirects is a temporary redirect status which is also a web server function. As per the function, an URL is directed to a new one through the temporary 302 redirect, Sometimes when you enter a URL in the address bar and try to open then you may have seen a message saying 404 Error or Not Found....

Funniest Error 404 Pages

It is really embarrassing and sad if you click on a link which responds “Page Not Found” to you. At such a situation, the famous 404 error message is truly annoying to you. However, visitors will not by upset with unpleasant experience when the message is delivered with sense of humor and creativity. An effective way you can save your users to come back to the website lies on the designs of error message. Hence, do not ever underestimate the importance and value of custom 404 page. To have a successful and competitive site, these following error pages may give you ideas and inspiration for your own one. These pages not only provide aquacade information but can make clients laughter through tough times....

Iorgsoft Newly Released Avchd Converter 4.0.4

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iOrgsoft Newly Announced AVCHD Video Converter 4.0.4

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Nostalgic Moment's Of A Newborn

The goal of a newborn photographer is to capture the extraordinary qualities of your baby with various posture and positions in his photographic lens....

Getting Classic with Nostalgic Candy

It seems like any time a group of old friends gets together, they always end up reminiscing about the good old days. Friends from childhood will talk for hours about pranks they pulled in school, big games out on the football field, and long summer days out riding their bikes through the streets....

Wedding Cakes With Nostalgic Charm

Back when your mother and grandmother got married, the wedding cake was not the extravagant showpiece that it is today. Brides back then would have been shocked at the price that some couples pay for today\'s over-the-top wedding cakes. Cakes these days have become like competitions; it seems like every bride wants hers to be taller or more elaborate or quirkier than every wedding cake that has come before. If you feel like sometimes simpler can be better, take a look at some ways that you can design a wedding cake with a refreshingly nostalgic charm....

A Nostalgic Antique Time Piece

A modern man certainly wonders what a pocket watch should actually mean to him. Whether it is simply a useful time piece or is a part of his limited fashion accessories. In fact even though the pocket watch had merely been the only basic device enabling people to record time, today, men utilize these watches for both purposes....

Funny 404 Error Pages By Comic Characters

The 404 or Not Found error message is an HTTP standard response code showing that the client was able to communicate with the server, but the server could not find what was requested. However, 404 err...