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Progress log #2

January 30, 2011


Recently I realized that to complete this project in a sane amount of time (that is, short enough to satisfy my magpie-like attention span) I need to radically lower my standards. Here are a few stats: 2-bits of computation (with signs!). 3×2 RAM memory (that is, two bit integers with sign bits). “Cartridge” ROM memory, […]

One More Home-brew CPU (progress log #1)

January 25, 2011


After seeing the wonderful projects on the home-brew CPU webring a couple of months ago, I decided that it would be a neat if practically infeasible project to use the logic gate simulator on my PC to construct my own CPU. This decision was long before the inception of this blog, but I admit I […]

The earth says hello!

January 24, 2011


I suppose since this is the first post, I should put some manner of introduction, or at least a greeting to new readers. Well, hi. If you wanna learn more about me and the blog you can head over to the about page.   Aw fuck it. I didn’t know what to put here. Guess […]

El Goonish Shive, Cerebus Syndrome, and the plight of the Dramedy

January 24, 2011


Anyone who knows me well is no stranger to my tendency to get addicted to webcomics. Some of them I still read (XKCD, Questionable Content, The Order of the Stick), some of them I liked but lost interest in (Dr. Mcninja, The Inexplicable Adventures of Bob). Recently I went on an archive binge of El […]