Tag Archives: 2016

By Benoît Brun, 2016 and 2023. h/t: TYPE01

Karel Martens‘ work for Guy’s Hospital Cancer Centre in London, 2016.


By Meg Hitchcock, 2016. via Colossal

Texttop (2024-update: now called Browsh) converts your computer screen into text (coloured block characters) and sends it to you, while you’re on a crappy internet connection somewhere else. Finally you can stream Gangnam Style in the forest! By Thomas Buckley-Houston. h/t: r r mutt

Viznut’s image-to-text conversion, using unscii-8 with 256 colours. Unscii is a set of Unicode-compatible fonts based on fonts from 80′s platforms and games. Download here.

Text-mode screens from Dragon Attack, a game for Amstrad CPC, 2016. Graphics by Harris Kladis.

h/t Tim Koch



G-AAAH – an award-winning typewriter animation about the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia. By Lizzy Hobbs. These GIFs don’t do it justice – watch the full clip.

The German TV-channel ARD’s teletext advent calendar is going strong. Here’s Dan Farrimond’s truth about daddy Christmas.