As I wrote on my blog, earlier this week I had the distinct pleasure of taking part in a Vintage Computer Festival.
This brings the question to mind of datasets tracking the proliferation and demise of computing platforms. Anyone have good ones to share?
A quick search turned up this nice graph by Allen Wirfs-Brock from Working Outside the Blue Bubble:
A time-oriented dataset that could be a good reference for publishing something like this was recently posted in the Open Knowledge channels:
Search engine market share data @rufuspollock [ DataHub | GitHub ]