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Upcoming collaborative exhibition at Filiale Exorbit, “Restmengen und Engpässe”. Reopening at the garden—May 14th. Relocation to a studio space—May 15th/21st. See you around in

exorbit.neocities.org/

“Since 2019, GenderFail has been making fonts based on protest signs from queer and trans protests, and the protests for black lives since the Stonewall Riots in 1969 to the present.”

genderfailpress.com/protest-fo

recently i received a poem in 4 (postcard) parts by @rusty :nes_fire: 🖤 :idle: here’s one possible version of the poem:

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Die Tödliche Doris (deadly Doris) is not dead, as the name does not suggest. They made this archive website and have a funny Klangpult interface to make your own little music traks: dashausdertoedlichendoris.de/M

Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

In 1984, IBM announced a big breakthrough—the development of the 1000K RAM chip. With all that memory, you yould:

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Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

The first popular home computer had a home-grown name—the Apple II. It was introduced in 1977 by:

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Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

No color, no fancy graphics, and only two tiny blips of sound—but in 1972, Pong arrived. Created by Nolan Bushnell, this was the first popular video arcade game. It helped Bushnell launch a company called:

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Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

The real electronic revolution began in the 1960s, when computers got small. A computer with the power of huge early comüputers could now fit into a case not much larger than a toaster oven. The development which made this possible was:

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Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

In 1951, the Remington Rand typewriter company made a big mark on the computer industry by introducing:

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Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

In 1948, three scientists at Bell labs—Walter Brattain, John Bardeen, and William Shockley—came up with one of the century’s most important inventions. In the 1950s, the Japanese used it to revolutionize radio. The invention was:

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Hysterical History Quiz (separate the silicon from the silly) 

Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania spent the early 1940’s perfecting ENIAC, the world’s first all electronic computer. But the glory went to their competitor, whose first product was the Mark I. This 50-foot-long computer could only add, subtract, multiply and divide. The company that built Mark I was:

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