Happy Birthday Hypercard!

Today is Hypercard’s 25th birthday. In honor of this momentous occasion I spent a lot of time looking through all the old things I made using Hypercard.

Wait, you don’t know what Hypercard is?

Hypercard was an amazing tool that put the power to create awesome computer programs into the hands of the average person. With an easy-to-learn coding system, and some simple drawing tools, Hypercard provided hours of creative fun to my childhood days.

Unfortunately this masterpiece no longer runs on modern computers. There have been several attempts to create programs like Hypercard, but none of them have ever been able to match the simple, intuitive interface that was Hypercard.

And now, I’d like to present to you some of the things I created with Hypercard. Continue reading Happy Birthday Hypercard!

Finally: Bencreating.com

There’s finally a website called bencreating.com! The world has long been without just such a website. It never before has seen any website called bencreating.com. Now is a time of great celebration! Set off fireworks! Throw parties!

But what’s this, you want to know what exactly is bencreating.com? It’s a website for Ben to blog about whatever he happens to be creating!