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I loved this video about Nocturnal Nightmares, a shareware game that this person made with a friend in QuickBasic when they were 13 years old, and how he found joy in revisiting it as an adult in a bunch of different ways.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08RveywBXl4

Just saw a Reddit post about a teenager being sent to collections over library late fees. Can’t believe how evil that is. Any library doing this should reconsider every decision they’ve ever made. reddit.com/r/legaladvice/comme

Well *that’s* an interesting discovery. Seems to be a development tool for the CD-i version of Myst. archive.org/details/myst-langu

Trying to think of what the weirdest thing was I ever found when processing an archival fonds. Think it might be the Tom Tom Club mixtape in office documents

Are you a Homebrew user who sometimes needs to switch between multiple versions of a package? Miss the old `brew switch` command? Don’t worry: I brought it back. It’s a power user command most people won’t need, but when you need it, you really need it.

brew tap mistydemeo/cmd

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I’ll post some choice picks from them soon, with the owner’s permission.

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Was sent a set of rare in preserved floppies to dump, and happy to say that out of 74 disks, every single important thing read perfectly!

Sorry to everyone who has to deal with Cloudflare going down

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New blog post! I wrote about The Reactive Square, a 1994 work of experimental digital graphic design from American designer John Maeda. cdrom.ca/art/2022/06/14/reacti

SCP is a popular disk image format because raw flux is a cognitohazard

The Reactive Square is a mixed-media work, both a book and a piece of software, each commenting on the other. The book was lent to me by a friend to preserve the software component.

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New blog post! I wrote about The Reactive Square, a 1994 work of experimental digital graphic design from American designer John Maeda. cdrom.ca/art/2022/06/14/reacti

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🔖 A letter from the law firm representing the publishers in the litigation around Internet Archive's #ControlledDigitalLending and National Emergency Library. It summarize's the plantiff's position and reason for bringing the lawsuit.

Hachette Book Group, Inc. et al. v. Internet Archive, Case No. 1:20-CV-04160-JGK

https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900.81.0.pdf 🗒 annotated https://via.hypothes.is/https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900.81.0.pdf

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