Ted Nelson
Theodor Holm Nelson (born June 17, 1937) is an American pioneer of information technology, philosopher, and sociologist. He coined the terms "hypertext" and "hypermedia" in 1963, and published them in...
Ted Nelson - Wikipedia
The Internet of Dildos Is Watching You
Two hackers reverse engineered a popular internet connected dildo and found that it was streaming intimate information like body temperature and intensity settings.
The Internet of Dildos Is Watching You
Two hackers reverse engineered a popular internet connected dildo and found that it was streaming intimate information like body temperature and intensity settings.
Afternoon, a story
Afternoon, a story is a work of electronic literature written in 1987 by American author Michael Joyce. It was published by Eastgate Systems in 1990 and is known as the first hypertext fiction.Afterno...
Adaptive hypermedia
Adaptive Hypermedia is a disputed research field where hypermedia is made adaptive according to a user model.In contrast to traditional e-learning/electronic learning, e-business, and e-government sys...
Virtuality (software design)
Virtuality is a term used by Ted Nelson for what he considers the central issues of software design. "Virtuality" refers to the seeming of anything, as opposed to its reality. (This has been the dict...
Tumbler (Project Xanadu)
In the design of the Xanadu computer system, a tumbler is an address of any range of content or link or a set of ranges or links. Tumblers were proposed by Ted Nelson in his book Literary Machines. Th...
ZigZag (software)
ZigZag is Ted Nelson's trademark on a data model he has designed for computer interaction, both for users and between programs. The design is centered on an information structure called a zzstructure ...
Computer Lib / Dream Machines
Computer Lib is a 1974 book by Ted Nelson, originally published by Nelson himself, and packaged with Dream Machines, another book by Nelson. The book had two front covers to indicate its intertwingled...
Computer Lib / Dream Machines - Wikipedia
Hypertext Transfer Protocol
The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web.Hy...
Hypertext Transfer Protocol - Wikipedia
Enfilade (Xanadu)
Enfilades are a class of tree data structures used in Project Xanadu "Green" designs of the 1970s and 1980s. Enfilades allow quick editing, versioning, retrieval and inter-comparison operations in a l...
Hypermedia
Hypermedia, an extension of the term hypertext, is a nonlinear medium of information which includes graphics, audio, video, plain text and hyperlinks. This contrasts with the broader term multimedia, ...
Transclusion
In computer science, transclusion is the inclusion of part or all of an electronic document into one or more other documents by reference.For example, an article giving a overview of a country might i...
Intertwingularity
Intertwingularity is a term coined by Ted Nelson to express the complexity of interrelations in human knowledge.Nelson wrote in Computer Lib/Dream Machines (Nelson 1974, p. DM45):and added the fo...
Literary Machines
Literary Machines (short title) is a book first published in 1980 by Ted Nelson, and republished 9 times by 1993. It offers an extensive overview of Nelson's term "hypertext" as well as Nelson's Proje...
Gopher (protocol)
The Gopher protocol /ˈɡoʊfər/ is a TCP/IP application layer protocol designed for distributing, searching, and retrieving documents over the Internet. The Gopher protocol was strongly oriented towards...
Gopher (protocol) - Wikipedia
Uniform resource locator
A uniform resource locator (URL) is a reference to a resource that specifies the location of the resource on a computer network and a mechanism for retrieving it. A URL is a specific type of uniform...
Project Xanadu
Project Xanadu was the first hypertext project, founded in 1960 by Ted Nelson. Administrators of Project Xanadu have declared it an improvement over the World Wide Web, with mission statement: "Today'...
Teledildonics
Teledildonics (also known as "cyberdildonics") are electronic sex toys that can be controlled by a computer to enable the human user to reach orgasm. Promoters of these devices have claimed since the ...
Hypertext
Hypertext is text displayed on a computer display or other electronic devices with references (hyperlinks) to other text which the reader can immediately access, or where text can be revealed progress...
Hypertext - Wikipedia
Hypertext fiction
Hypertext fiction is a genre of electronic literature, characterized by the use of hypertext links which provide a new context for non-linearity in literature and reader interaction. The reader typica...
World Wide Web
The World Wide Web (www, W3) is an information system of interlinked hypertext documents that are accessed via the Internet. It has also commonly become known simply as the Web. Individual document pa...
History of hypertext
Hypertext is text displayed on a computer or other electronic device with references (hyperlinks) to other text that the reader can immediately access, usually by a mouse click or keypress sequence.
Itty bitty machine company
itty bitty machine company, or "ibm", was a small computer retail store operating from December 1975 to 1980 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Ted Nelson, Bob Goelkel, and Jim Banish founded the ...
Adaptive educational hypermedia
Adaptive educational hypermedia is one of the first and most popular kinds of adaptive hypermedia. It applies adaptive hypermedia to the domain of education. Example systems of adaptive educational hy...