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Strokeweight: Drawing Text

Posted by Adam Parrish on Friday, August 1st, 2008 - Link

Today I made a New Interface for Textual Expression, as part of a continuation of my master’s thesis research. Strokeweight is an interface that correlates gestures of drawing to gestures of text. Click below to view a demonstration video on Vimeo. Technical details can be found after the jump. (The source text used in the […]

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twbasic: BASIC for Twitter

Posted by Adam Parrish on Wednesday, July 30th, 2008 - Link

My day 2 project is called twbasic. It’s an implementation of classic, line-numbered, home computer-era BASIC that runs on top of Twitter. You can start using twbasic right now by twittering your program listing to @twbasic. Here’s how to get twenty rolls of a six-sided die: @twbasic 10 for i = 1 to val(ARG$) @twbasic […]

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Mega Man Linocut Prints

Posted by Adam Parrish on Tuesday, July 29th, 2008 - Link

My day 1 project was about an analogy between retro video games and printmaking. The Nintendo Entertainment System has a limited palette: of fifty-odd possible colors, only twenty-five can appear at any one time, and only four of those can be used in a single sprite. ¬†Games produced for the NES made careful use of […]

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