Definitely check out this homebrew #trs80 CoCo that a guy's dad and his friend spent 3 years building in the mid 80s
An Italian hobbyist linked to my HB-101 weblog entry. He has fantastic taste, also importing a red Sony HitBit HB-101.
In the thread, the importer complains that Buyee put so much packing material in the box with the MSX that Italian customs thought he was predominantly importing _packing material_, and he was taxed accordingly. #retrocomputing
Crazy Dutch guy Wiebe Wakker finished his journey from Amsterdam to Syndey in a custom built #EV, bringing no money of his own with him and relying solely on people's hospitality and generosity on his way.
Fwd: FW: In God We Rust Show more
A professor is lecturing his class: "Rust is a systems programming language with strong types."
In the back of the room, a brave student stands up and says, "Professor, if Rust truly is a 'systems' language as you say, does it support Macintosh System 6?"
The class murmurs, and the professor begins "No, but..."
The student continues, "What about System 7?"
"N-no, those aren't really-" the professor stammers.
"Rust doesn't sound like much of a 'systems' language to me, professor."
me: working from home gives me the opportunity to focus on tasks free from the the distractions of a noisy office!
LET IT ALL OUT
THESE ARE THE FISH I CAN DO WITHOUT
I’M TALKING TO YOU
me: cool never mind
maybe the reason that open source UI is so bad is because programmers are expected to work for free and designers arent
Great news! The correct VRC7 patch set is finally known!
A debug mode was found for the VRC7 chip, and Nuke.KYT used it to make the first dump of its instrument set.
here's the Thinking Rabbit logo for no reason. boost it
I'm not apologizing anymore.
YouTube’s algorithm sent me this gem of a channel this morning: Nybbles and Bytes. It’s one of those PBS-style retro computing shows like Explaining Computers except for two very important differences:
1. The focus is on low level software programming on retro computers
2. The host is a trans femme
This is literally new new favorite channel and I hope anyone interested gives her a subscription because support our family!
IM MAKING FUCKING MAC AND CHEESE AND NONE OFYOU CAN STPO ME
Screw trying to fix the camera, let's just lock it rigidly to the back of the vehicle. This is so much better. Why didn't we do this in the first place? Was it a course requirement?
I remember the shadows were required. I did such a terrible job on them. They're so bad.
I got my (very old) university group project game running again on a modern computer. The camera is still just as bad as I remember.