F-117 Nighthawk Model by TheVNPrinter www.thingiverse.com/thing:255102 (CC-BY-SA).
Run, don’t walk, to get a subscription to the new quarterly art/technology/weirdness journal Hack Circus. It’s like the Fortean Times as published by Make Magazine, or Mondo 2000 by Strange Attractor Journal. Issue 2 is just out and contains articles on the nature of reality, choreography as code & vice versa, and personality mimicking bots on Twitter amongst other things. I can’t recommend it highly enough.
I have placed the hash of “God” into the Bitcoin Blockchain:
This proves that God exists.
Rhizome featured Facecoin in an article on digital currencies and art. They also mentioned “_MON3Y AS AN 3RRROR | MON3Y.US” and “Computers and Capital“, which are the last two shows I’ve reviewed for Furtherfield.
I’ve fixed more of the outstanding issues in Surgical Strike. And I’ve make an Emacs mode for editing .strike files and executing them.
I’ve also documented the language and taken this opportunity to change a feature of the language that I was never happy with, although I haven’t updated the code examples to reflect this yet.
I’ve updated the 2008 remake of my 1996 artistic programming language “Surgical Strike” to compile on modern versions of GNU/Linux.
It makes things like this from stealth bombers and old computer company logos:
incoming! codeword blim manouver 0 18 0 roll 0 18 0 deliver set // Main orders load "f-117.dxf" camouflage "MacOS.png" roll 0 90 0 manouver 0.1 0 0 blim 22