so anyway guess what i've spent the last severla hours doing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bAD0DHxwl5Q
Silk woven portrait of Joseph-Marie Jacquard, woven by Michel-Marie Carquillat on a Jacquard loom - France, 1839.
The program for this weave required Carquillat to encode ~24,000 Jacquard punch cards.
The image is fine detailed enough to capture detail like the translucency of the curtains over the window.
This achievement was one of the main things that later convinced Babbage to use punch cards for his Analytical Engine, cascading into actual use in computing later on.
frontline assembly did a falco cover? :O with guest vocals by jimmy urine of mindless self indulgence
I would watch the absolute shit out of this movie. I'd have worn out VHS, DVD, and Blu-Ray media watching it.
Basically, I'd have it on constant repeat in the background. #ClassicCyberpunk
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The fediverse needs exactly zero percent more branded and productized ActivityPub server packages and platforms and 100% more ActivityPub Erector Sets and LEGO kits for both server and client functionality.