The Love Machine: three ways that porn has shaped the technology we use

Porn is a word that makes most people cringe at the mere mention of it, but throughout history porn has shaped human culture and technology more than most would realise. Even in ancient times porn was evident; in the ruins of Pompeii researches found fully preserved indecent images painted on the side of brothels and other buildings. Not much has changed to this day, with … Continue reading The Love Machine: three ways that porn has shaped the technology we use

The top five technologies that changed the world

5: Telegraph Communication is the cornerstone of any developed society, however before the invention of the telegraph in 1832 by Baron Schilling von Cannstatt, the spread of information was slow. The growing world hungered for a faster way to transmit information and the telegraph allowed for the flow of messages at near instant speed. Prior to this, especially in a country as large as the … Continue reading The top five technologies that changed the world