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russell davies: hyperland
"If / when telly people complain that their industry was blind-sided by the internet/interactivity I think it might be fair to point out that this was made in 1990. And that it was shown - ON THE TELLY. Or would that be mean?" Douglas Adams' documentary "Hyperland", a crash course in hypertext written and shown pre-the-web.
douglasadams  tv  documentary  hypertext  hypermedia 
october 2009 by infovore
Milliways: Infocom's Unreleased Sequel to Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy -
Linked a thousand times over, but some great stuff in the main body. Alas, a shame to see the intertards lay into a very fair Michael Bywater, who at least showed up to the comments.
infocom  douglasadams  hitchihikersguide  textadventure  interactivefiction  waxy  andybaio  scoop 
april 2008 by infovore

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