so now that I'm getting more into pcb design, I *really* need similar quotes on mine.
suggestions and boosts highly welcome!!
considering this from the longer "What is a drop of rain compared to the storm? What is a thought compared to the mind? Our unity is full of wonders, which your tiny individualism cannot even conceive." - The Many (System Shock)
@f0x anything from System Shock
Also this quote
"be gay do crimes"
@f0x from the link : "Make yourself comfortable, Hacker. Stay a while." awesome
"Oh, so you think you're such a whiz at EE 201?"
@f0x "This was a triumph. I'm making a note here: huge success."
@f0x good quotes in "Soul of a New Machine", too.
Oh, and The Devil's DP¹ Dictionary by Stan Kelly-Bootle!
¹: "data processing"
@f0x This reminds me of how integrated circuit designers would add doodles to their designs in silicon.
@faehnrich me and friends sorta went further on this, making things with the pcb as the art medium, instead of just hidden internals.
https://tilde.industries/watch-dial/ for example doesn't even have electronics :P
for https://social.pixie.town/@f0x/103402438105720722 I made routing way harder by keeping basically the whole front empty to put art in the copper layer
@f0x omg that's beautiful. would love to know how to do all that
@faehnrich as someone who only got into pcb design very recently, it's not *that* hard. Kicad can be a bit rough but is good free software, with a bunch of video tutorials around to show you around.
Then for the artsy stuff it's importing designs made in inkscape, and assigning them to the right layers to get the desired effect. due to a pcb's layered design you have some combinations of colour and height
"First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin."
"Quantum mechanics: The dreams that stuff is made of."
"Nine Tesla, and the ghosts were everywhere."
"Purple Tentacle! Stop playing with the lab experiments!"
"Razor and Blade?! They're a bunch'a flakes!"
We live as we dream: Alone.
"To those with the greatest power, protect those without."
"Whether we are based on carbon or silicon makes no fundamental difference."
To boldly go where I surely don't belong!
"Eddie Lives, Somewhere in time!"
“Upon him the contempt of three planets descended.”
“I don't judge, not even myself.”
“Mors certa, vita incerta,”
― Philip K. Dick, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
“I could calculate your chance of survival, but you won’t like it.”
“I have a million ideas. They all point to certain death.”
“I am at a rough estimate thirty billion times more intelligent than you. Let me give you an example. Think of a number, any number.” - Marvin "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"
* "Why? Because I'm dope and do dope shit" - Kanye W.
* "You'd PAY to know what you REALLY think." - Dobs 1961
* "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, '/g/ was right again'." - Anon (John G. Whittier)
@f0x I will dedicate a section of my wall to the answers in this thread.
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