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(Some Guy)   Did you ever think to yourself, "Man, Google's Street View is good, but why can't I see what the world would look like rendered in ASCII?" Well, wonder no more   ( divider line
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2012-07-31 10:32:05 AM  
Reminds me of ASCII pr0n.

/And ASCII Spock.
//Not always unrelated.
2012-07-31 10:35:50 AM  
... and Why?
No reason?
Oh, good.
2012-07-31 10:40:41 AM  
Ugg. That is going to be in a CSI episode, right? They always do that flashy pseudo techno stuff when dealing with computers.

Nice work and all, but damn that is headache inducing.
2012-07-31 10:42:03 AM  
i'm getting a kick...
2012-07-31 10:42:15 AM  
I'll have to check that out when I'm not at a shiatty work browser
2012-07-31 11:02:48 AM

2012-07-31 12:06:55 PM  

DarthAle: [ image 432x296]


I'm pretty sure the Matrix used unicode.
2012-07-31 12:50:38 PM  
Jesus Christ!

That's not ASCII, it's a coded message about attacking America!

2012-07-31 01:08:04 PM  
2012-07-31 01:40:56 PM  
as a retired COBOL programmer/JCL expert, I always preferred EBCDIC
2012-07-31 02:18:05 PM  
I'd rather have the 8-bit version myself.
2012-07-31 02:49:33 PM  
More like ANSI. No colors in ASCII.
2012-07-31 05:04:31 PM  
ASCII what you did there.
2012-07-31 06:42:53 PM  
doesn't work using Lynx.
2012-07-31 10:37:08 PM  
They did something similar for April Fool's day.
2012-07-31 11:41:46 PM

I don't see what's so impressive about this. It's just a white line on a black screen.
2012-08-01 07:09:36 AM  
Now we just need someone who can do sub-pixel analysis on the ascii to restore it back to the original image and hey presto. Reduced bandwidth pron!

2012-08-01 08:43:24 AM  
THAT is frikking impressive
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