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Typewriter Art

By posted at 11:45 am on February 8, 2011 1

Luddites rejoice! If you still use a manual typewriter, you already know that they’re superior to laptops for writing. Now comes proof that they’re also better at making art than text-based computer art programs like ASCII and its “colored cousin,” ANSI. The video’s narrator tells us, in German, that many of the subjects autographed their typewriter-generated portraits, and the Pope sent a thank you note — and cash!

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  1. VA
    at 5:46 pm on February 8, 2011

    YeeHa!!

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