blinky retro text editor interface by secret geometry
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nov 28, 2012
blinky retro text editor interface by secret geometry


 

‘blinky retro iOS typewriter interface’ by secret geometry

 

consumers are flocking to vintage products like record players, cameras, and typewriters; are vintage computers next?
that’s the idea behind ‘blinky’, a new text editor developed by north american studio secret geometry. available for download
on the mac app store, the software stands out from other word processors with its sleek visuals, sounds, and animations.
it allows users to recreate the look of any retro monitor, with real-time 3D effects like curvature, reflection, scan-lines,
flicker, and burn-in, as well as a dozen classic fonts. the app also has the ability to generate ‘text art’ from photos or
live video, as well as the option to save screenshots.

 

 


‘blinky’ 
video courtesy of secret geometry
 

 


blinky small text

 

 


blinky large text

 
 


blinky text art

 

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