Gaze of the Abyss [Electron Dance]

‘And to be clear, Gaze of the Abyss  isn’t about keeping “art” and “gameyness” separate but how artistic ambitions can be undermined by squeezing them into a set of cheap, one-size-fits-all game clothes.’


(some) links ~2016nov/dec

Programmer, artist, and maker-of-wonderful-esoterica Andi McClure shares insights on games, woodland creatures, and collaborating with Corrypt developer Michael Brough.

  •  Airchat (github)

    AirChat is a zero-dependency* P2P CLI chat tool that (ab)uses the AirDrop interface to allow chatting across WiFi networks (or no WiFi network).


    “Matrix is an open standard for decentralised communication, providing simple HTTP APIs and open source reference implementations for securely distributing and persisting JSON over an open federation of servers.”

“The Unix-Haters Handbook is a semi-humorous edited compilation of messages to the Unix-Haters mailing list. The book was edited by Simson Garfinkel, Daniel Weise and Steven Strassmann and published in 1994.” (wikipedia.)


// This was a(nother) huge waste of time, better automate it next time, or never do it again.