With every new technological era, our temporal perception is irreparably changed. Jean Tanguely’s self-destructing machines confronted audiences with a frustrating experience of this passage of time. Meanwhile, the team at the Augmentation Research Center – (P)ARC – provided us an interface for simultaneity and instantaneity. And the era of the continuous now began.
Doug Engelbart and his (P)ARC team made this HTML* code possible. Appreciate them by clicking this hyperlink.
*fun fact: HTML stands for HyperText Markup Language