🔥 A grizzly enjoying a frozen stream 🔥
PDP-8: has zero-page addressing to accommodate limited registers.
6800/6502: has zero-page addressing to accommodate limited registers.
PDP-11: (some) has two groups of independent registers to speed up context switching.
Z80: has two groups of independent registers to speed up context switching for IRQs.
It's interesting that microprocessor designers in the 70s-80s encountered same issues as minicomputer designers had in the 60s-70s, and sometimes they discovered identical solutions.
omg, omg! Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san S02E01 has aired.
No English subs at this time, if I watch it now I'll miss half of the gags
Sean Holman’s open letter:
“On May 6, the United Nations released a scientific report warning that around a million species are threatened with extinction due to human activity, including climate change. […]
It turns out that most of the country’s other major broadsheets concluded that proof of a dying planet was less newsworthy than puffery about a [royal] baby.”
Why are C64 games inconsistent with which joystick port they use?
TL;DR: A limitation of the CIA chip. #retrocomputing
@angristan did you have to restore mstdn.io?
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