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May 21 2018

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The 1986 retina screen: the WY-700 video card/screen gave the PC a 1280x800 resolution, and a text-mode of 160 columns by 50 lines. It had a built-in 16x16 font (download), and you could even use your own custom fonts. The high-res modes only supported greyscale, but who needs colours anyway?

Sources: John Elliot, thecomputerarchive.com, PC Mag.

May 20 2018

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May 19 2018

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From H7′s Amiga ASCII collection Jungle Fever, 2015.

May 18 2018

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Commodore 64 music software in PETSCII: Censor Ed (1990), Tunesmith (1998), Hermit 3-SID Tracker (2008), Magic Drums (1988), System 6581 (1990), The Tracker (1998).

May 17 2018

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Glyphdrawing, a new online textmode editor that supports ttf-font import and independent font size and cell size. Made by grmmxi (images from his Instagram) and Ian Tuomi.

May 16 2018

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Various blue music software for DOS: Composer 669 (1992), Multitracker (1993), HSC Tracker (1994), Surprise Adlib Tracker (1995).

May 15 2018

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Text-mode music software: Plebtracker (Linux, 2018) and Looper (Windows). h/t: bitnibblebyte

May 14 2018

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May 12 2018

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By Leslie Roberts, 2013-2016. “My paintings translate words into visual language.“ h/t: garadinervi

May 11 2018

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May 10 2018

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Search for end_of_the_skype_highlighting to see LinkedIn-profiles, websites and even books that contain the phrase. Great text feature of Skype’s browser plugin!

May 09 2018

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The Amstrad PC 1640 character set is similar to Code Page 437, but it has a double exclamation mark‼ It’s used for maths and coding, but it also refers to  retroflex clicks like ᵑ̊‼ʰ.

May 08 2018

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May 07 2018

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The European font of the Sega SC-3000. Notice how curvy the full triangles and slashes are. Images from SMS Power and Saverio Russo.

May 06 2018

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By Ray Manta, @datad00r, using his own Circlex charset, now available in Retrospecs.

May 05 2018

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May 04 2018

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The 8x16 system font of the Atari ST (1985), available here.

May 03 2018

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Two parts of Picasso’s Guernica (1937) made in Shift-JIS.

May 02 2018

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Shift-JIS version of The Kiss by Gustav Klimt, 1908.

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