AppEngine is the new HyperCard

“It feels like the web has been trying to claw its way back to the simple utility of Hypercard ever since Mosaic. GeoCities was the first massive-uptake anyone-can-build-here website haven. But it was all static html…” Rich Skrenta: AppEngine – Web HyperCard,  finally

HyperCard is how I learned scripting. Much has happened since, but I will never forget how easy it was for me as an 8-year old to get started with that brilliant tool. The web, and even AppEngine, still has ways to go.