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porn

ASCII Porn Predates the Internet But It’s Still Everywhere

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Samantha Cole
1.14.19
ASCII art

Meet the Tattoo Artist Creating Incredibly Realistic ASCII Portraits

Tattoos involving small text are notoriously difficult to pull off, but that didn’t stop Andreas Vrontis from creating designs made entirely of text.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.4.18
ASCII art

This Machine Learning Algorithm Can Turn Any Line Drawing Into ASCII Art

A form of art created by humans using computers has itself been co-opted by computers.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.12.17
Film

Brilliant Text Animation Pits Bunny Against Robot

Nathaniel Akin's 'A Tax on Bunny Rabbits' uses text alone to create a charming and funny animation.
Kevin Holmes
1.16.17
Twitter

Emojis Are Art in This Twitter Bot ASCII Gallery

Tiny Gallery tweets a new emoji art "exhibition" every six hours.
Robert Barry
2.16.16
Art

Pondering The Apocalypse Via A 3D Printed Horse Skull And Virtual Reality City

For "De/coding the Apocalypse" artist Michael Takeo Magruder uses digital media to explore our fascination with the end of the world.
Kevin Holmes
11.17.14
Music

HaKU's New Music Video Doubles As Awesome ASCII Art

The newest video from the Japanese power pop-rock foursome features our favorite old school technique: text art.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.10.14
Music

Hyped: The Week In Links 8/3

<p>Busy week? Here are some things you may have missed.</p>
Sami Sharaf
8.3.12
Art

Google Street View's Days Get Numbered With An ASCII Art Version

<p>It&#8217;s just like entering the Matrix.</p>
Kevin Holmes
7.31.12