Thread of Fate, the book! by raquel meyers.
9”x 7” Paperback, 176 Pages, Black & white #teletext and Color cover.
Get your copy at lulu.
Choose your destiny with a teletext page! More information here!

Monday 7/28/2014

print; book; teletext; raquel meyers; 2014; 2010s;

The Yeti Sound Machine, the BOOK! by Raquel Meyers (2014)
8.5” x 8.5” Paperback, 35 Pages and full color #PETSCII!
Get your copy at lulu!

The Yeti Sound Machine was performed at La Gaîté lyrique (Paris,2014). The show presents a magical world, that is made with animated text characters (PETSCII) by Raquel Meyers & 8-bit music by Goto80.

Sunday 7/27/2014

PETSCII; book; 2014; 2010s; raquel meyers; print;

#Teletext for All. Mark Cook’s’advertising flyer dating from c.1982, via.

Saturday 7/19/2014

1982; advertising; 1980s; UK; print; teletext;

In November 1981 in UK, Kenneth Baker, the Minister for Information Technology, proclaimed 1982 as “Information Technology Year, IT-82.” to support for the use of IT, like teletext and viewdata. Via

1982; 1980s; teletext; UK; viewdata; CEEFAX; prestel; print; oracle; IT-82;

Book with all 109,242 characters of Unicode 6.0. It’s 656 pages, made in 2011 by Johannes Bergerhausen & Siri Poarangan for the decodeunicode project. 

The book uses 66 different fonts since there is no font that supports all Unicode characters. Images from here and here.

Saturday 6/21/2014

decodeunicode; germany; print; books; 2010s; unicode; 2011;

Poster with all 51,980 characters of Unicode 5.0 (2007). By Johannes Bergerhausen, Siri Poarangan & Wenzel Spingler for the decodeunicode project.

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Friday 6/20/2014

unicode; print; 2007; 2000s; germany; decodeunicode;

Sonia Delaunay, Composition 13. Original color pochoir, c. 1930. Via.

Sonia Delaunay, Composition 13. Original color pochoir, c. 1930. Via.

Friday 5/2/2014

art; russia; 1930s; print;

design-is-fine:

Anni Albers Second Movement 5´V, 1978. Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.

design-is-fine:

Anni Albers Second Movement 5´V, 1978. Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.

Thursday 4/10/2014

print; art; 1978; 1970s; pattern;

OMG breast implant ASCII advertising, via
h/t: Lazerbeat

OMG breast implant ASCII advertising, via

h/t: Lazerbeat

Tuesday 4/8/2014

advertising; usa; 2014; ascii; print;

design-is-fine:

The Peterson’s magazine, 1864. Geometric design for embroidery. USA. NYPL

design-is-fine:

The Peterson’s magazine, 1864. Geometric design for embroidery. USA. NYPL

Monday 3/17/2014

pattern; embroidery; 1864; 1800s; textile; print; book;

Interstellar Communication: Scientific Perspectives (1974) cover.Via 50watts

Interstellar Communication: Scientific Perspectives (1974) cover.
Via 50watts

Monday 2/24/2014

book; print; 1970s; 1974; design;

Gran mundo infantil Encyclopedia (Barcelona,1970s-1980s) Ed. Marín

Thursday 2/13/2014

1970s; 1980s; print; design; Encyclopedia; spain;

By Alma Alloro, 2013/2014. 

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Tuesday 2/11/2014

stamp; print; 2010s;

Mini-Quadro, basic game where PETSCII looks like cross-stitch!
From the German magazine 64’er, july 1990.  

Monday 2/10/2014

PETSCII; C64; magazine; print; 1990s; basic; germany;

Sharp’s MZ-700 review, magazine Your Computer - July 1983

Sharp’s MZ-700 review, magazine Your Computer - July 1983

Saturday 2/8/2014

1980s; magazine; print; mz 700; MZ-700; SharpSCII; Sharp MZ;