It looks like today is a data crunching day. Even ‘big data‘ at that. So, [co-conspirator] Fabio and I were joking during the seemingly endless wait that staring the progress bar is the digital equivalent to watching paint dry.
Then it suddenly came back to me that a few years ago there was a following of people watching cheese mature in real time. Yup, call me an Internet historian.
+ See also: Norway’s Slow TV