Paul Rikards posted the plotted Atari 800 ROM. Visible in the details is the embedded font, which is remarkable to see in context
I just pushed a new release of my #forth system.
I've submitted a patch to the FreeBSD ports and submitted an updated iOS version to Apple for review.
Other than bug fixes, in this release I rewrote the assembler and have hand tuned assembly for a number of words in the standard library. It's smaller and faster than before.
metablog: What Alan Kay Got Wrong About Objects https://blog.metaobject.com/2019/11/what-alan-kay-got-wrong-about-objects.html
@djsundog CHIP-8 is what I was talking about. You probably gathered that from the description, but I just learned about it a few days ago and it has me thinking.
huh this might be fun
<< Apparently a non-trivial number of systems are experiencing #Y2020 bugs. A common Y2K "fix" just postponed things by 20 years, interpreting 00-19 as the 2000s and 20-99 as the 1900s. 20 years is now up, some of those systems are still in use, and they think it's 1920. Oooops. >>
"I hope I can be excited and curious more than fearful in 2020. I hope to write more here and perhaps listen to myself again, the way I used to."
From Brit Butler's short post reviewing life milestones from 1, 5, 7 and 10 years ago.
What can you say about what you've done, or what's happened to you, over those timeframes?
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko