Your World of Text is an ever-expanding blank canvas where the public can anonymously add, delete, or edit any text they wish. You can contribute stand-alone text, or interact with what other people have written by responding or changing something around. I came across all sorts of text on the page, from poems to confessions to ASCII art. People have made elaborate images solely from the characters available on their keyboard. I even found some little cityscapes. The impermanence and ever-changing nature of the content on here are what makes it so much fun. If you see something interesting, take a screenshot because it could be gone anytime.
James Cook is reviving the arcane art of creating images with an analog typewriter, aka the original ASCII art: This is vol. 2 of the production of my typewriter art from various scenes around the Essex countryside in the summer of 2020. The three "typicitions" were drawn from observation at the historic Layer Marney Tower,… READ THE REST
Viznut created a set of bitmapped Unicode fonts for use on your bulletin boards. Years ago, I noticed that Unicode had a bunch of pseudographic characters that could be used to enrichen Ansi art. However, no one seemed to use them. Even MUDs that used the 256-color Xterm palette and had no issues with Unicode… READ THE REST
It was 1997 when Simon Jansen started his remake of the first Star Wars film — Episode IV – A New Hope — as an ASCII animation (or "asciimation," as he coined it). READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. When it comes to technology, Microsoft has been on top of the game for decades. With every new innovation that comes out, the tech company certainly does an excellent job of keeping its… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. We have all become so inundated with technology that it's hard to remember life without scrolling. And, because we absolutely love (or love to hate) being fully connected at all times,… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. When people think of terms like innovative, stylish, and sleek, Apple often comes to mind, and for good reason. The company has constantly delivered products that have caught our attention and made us… READ THE REST