As I haven't written about anything for a couple of days, it's perhaps time to collect some on-line oddities before moving back to original material.
During the recent months, I've been quite active in digging up all kinds of retrofuturist stuff (partially because of my on-going demoscene project), so my choices may be slightly twisted towards that direction.
So, let's begin.
A postcard published by a German chocolate factory in 1900, depicting a weather control machine of the year 2000:
They're going to build this "Galaxy Building" in Moscow in the near future:
This revolutionary invention was made in 1936:
The Sharp EL-428 calculator shows some true backwards compatibility: