Boing Boing Teletext


#1

boingboing.net/teletext does not exist. Maybe it should


#2

It worked for Your Sinclair


#3

see also boingboing.net/ascii


#4

you have my eternal gratitude for that little amusement.


#5

Sometimes I think simpler UIs like this make more sense than their modern counterparts. It’s like designers learned the wrong lessons from such minimalist designs.


#6

Yes. 


#7

Dutch TV still provides Teletext and what’s more: it’s accessible on the internet :slight_smile: https://nos.nl/teletekst? There’s even an app! Apparently enough people still use it (i know i do). It’s minimalistic and dependable. No pictures; no ads. Love it!


#8

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