Latest Time Capsule Stories

2009-06-21 14:24:03

Residents of Overland, Mo., say they can't find a time capsule buried in 1959 that was to be used for a local celebration. Shirley Needy, the Overland Historical Society vice president, said the search was hindered by a lack of a plaque or stone to identify where the capsule was buried five decades ago, the St.

2009-03-20 13:53:53

Officials in Santa Fe, N.M., said a time capsule that was supposed to be buried in 1960 instead ended up empty in the back room of a business. The city's 400th Anniversary Committee said their search for the time capsule, which was supposed to be buried as part of the city's 350th anniversary celebrations, discovered that the object had never been buried or even filled with memorabilia, the Santa Fe New Mexican reported Friday. They said a 1964 story by reporter Mark Barley led them to the...

2009-03-03 07:30:00

24-inch iMac Starts at $1,499 CUPERTINO, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Apple(R) today announced updates to its iMac(R) and Mac(R) mini desktop lines, including a 24-inch iMac that is priced more affordably than ever before and a Mac mini with powerful new integrated graphics.

2008-12-26 16:20:50

Workers at a courthouse in Franklin County, Wash., said they sealed items including a county budget and a Twinkie inside a time capsule. The workers said they used an old vault at the Franklin County Courthouse as a time capsule to send items that also included computer equipment, a cell phone, a phone book and a Cousins Restaurant menu to county workers expected to open the capsule in 2058, the Tri-City Herald (Columbia, Wash.) reported Friday. Also sealed in the capsule are a copy of the Nov.

2008-09-11 21:00:06

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ELKHART, Ind. - Call it the time capsule that time forgot. A city committee voted recently to open a time capsule buried in 1958, when the city was celebrating its centennial. The plan was to display the items, then add modern ones and rebury it until 2058.

2008-06-21 00:00:08

By JAMES DERK Apple's Time Machine, a simple, way-cool backup device for your gleaming new Apple computer, is appropriately named, in my experience. That's because installing one reminded me of hours (if not days) wasted installing my first floppy disk drive to a Commodore 64.

2008-01-17 10:55:00

On Tuesday, Apple introduced Time Capsule. A backup appliance that automatically and wirelessly backs up everything on one or more Macs running Leopard™, the latest release of Apple’s Mac OS X operating system including the amazing Time Machine™ automatic backup software.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".