Who Killed the American Demoscene?
I went to Synchrony, one of the US's last active demoparties, where programmers showcase artistic audiovisual works made in marathon coding sessions.
A History of Badgelife, Def Con’s Unlikely Obsession with Artistic Circuit Boards
Inside the obsessive circuit board culture at the heart of the world’s largest hacker conference.
Watch An Animator Discover What Code Would Be Like As A Drink
"Fun With Fluids" multiplies 8mm footage of soda bottles like a surreal, dynamic splitscreen.
Minimalism Worship: These Sweet Loops Were Made With Only One Line of Code
'Doing a lot with very little' has been the primary axiom of "demoscene":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demoscene code warriors since the 1980s. It gave birth to the "4k movement":http://www.java4k.com/index.php?action=home, which led to some truly...