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NEXUS

Even though devices have outgrown their low-res origins, low-res fonts are still used because of their affordability, portability, and strong associations with technology.


ALIVE


In a giant, empty, decaying building I’m not alone here anymore

which had once housed thousands, a single TV set hawked its wares to an uninhabited room.


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trouble-free companion in the greatest,

your departure from Earth; this loyal,

free, equipped fully, as specified by you before

YOU ALONE-given to you on your arrival absolutely

specifically for YOUR UNIQUE NEEDS, FOR YOU AND

custom tailored humanoid robot-designed

body servants or tireless field hands, the

pre-Civil War Southern states! Either as

...duplicates the halycon days of the


modern history will provide...

boldest adventure contrived by man in


When PostScript and other high resolution output devices created print quality fonts in the nineties Lo-Res declined in use. It’s presence in print would continue, however, in material about technology or anything technology-related.

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