risingtensions:

i noticed that teens these days do not make ascii fan art of drake so here you go

risingtensions:

i noticed that teens these days do not make ascii fan art of drake so here you go

Saturday 10/11/2014

ansi; notepad; 2014; 2010s; drake;

Steve Jobs & Susan Kare, by Charls Tsevis for Typorn, 2014. Uses the 1-bit fonts of the first Mac. 

h/t: prostheticknowledge

Friday 10/10/2014

2014; 2010s; mosaic; text art; steve jobs; susan kare;

Norway’s money will look like this in 2017. Higher resolution = lower value, as we already know.
Designed by Snøhetta. More info. 
h/t: Mike Judge

Norway’s money will look like this in 2017. Higher resolution = lower value, as we already know.

Designed by SnøhettaMore info

h/t: Mike Judge

money; norway; 2014; 2010s; 2017; design; print;

Drawing in terminal with Unicode braille characters. By Asciimoo.

via fcambus

Thursday 10/9/2014

unicode; braille; 2014; 2010s;

Kopimi Totem (2014) by Evan Roth features 7 wi-fi routers, whose network names together form an ASCII-pyramid. They all provide read/write access to the Piratbyrån archives.

Wednesday 10/8/2014

unicode; wifi; 2014; 2010s; art;

Finished today, this is a program that does the captions for Hackers (1995). Watch the full source as HTML, and get more ascii/code art from Lord Nikon here.

Tuesday 10/7/2014

code calligram; 2014; code; hackers; scene;

Curt Cobain in Chinese ANSI. By flubber.

Curt Cobain in Chinese ANSI. By flubber.

flubber; 2011; china; ansi;

Programs that look good. From the Temple of Code By Nikon/Dekadence, 2013/14.

Monday 10/6/2014

2014; germany; demoscene; 2010s; code;

design-is-fine:

Sven Markelius, textile design Pythagoras, 1953. NKs Textilkammare, Sweden. Via Jacksons.se. The architect Markelius met Gropius on visiting the bauhaus in 1927 and was highly impressed by the ideas of modernism.

design-is-fine:

Sven Markelius, textile design Pythagoras, 1953. NKs Textilkammare, Sweden. Via Jacksons.se. The architect Markelius met Gropius on visiting the bauhaus in 1927 and was highly impressed by the ideas of modernism.

Sunday 10/5/2014

textiles; 1953; 1950s; sweden; bauhaus;

Text-mode animation for Atari 8-bits. It uses a custom made character set so I suppose it’s not ATASCII. Or is it? Cursor art!

more here

Saturday 10/4/2014

atascii; atari; animation; 1986; usa;

From the Prestel videotex service Micronet 800, most likely.

via Tim Koch.

videotex; 1980s; uk;

source
Btw, does anyone know a Unicode font that displays those ANSI-gradient-characters nicely?

source

Btw, does anyone know a Unicode font that displays those ANSI-gradient-characters nicely?

Friday 10/3/2014

ansi; unicode; japan; shiftJIS;

"Your moving message here"

Mastervideo MCT 3201 video titler aka character generator. source

Thursday 10/2/2014

titler; on-screen display; tools;

Videonics Video Titlemaker 2000.
Hypnotic demonstration video from 1992

Videonics Video Titlemaker 2000.

Hypnotic demonstration video from 1992

Wednesday 10/1/2014

tools; on-screen display; titler; 1992; 1990s;

Pretty great fight animation in ATASCII. By Peter A. Ritchie, 1986.

source/more

Tuesday 9/30/2014

atascii; atari; 1986; animation; usa;