Starting a brand of computers called "Typey boy"
@ben Literally the only thing we've changed in everyday (non-game) use that should require more computing power is that we watch video now which we already have efficient as shit hardware for.
@tewha No no
I don't want a bad computer
I just want one with less of the surprising and unnecessary parts of modern ones!
@bgcarlisle I was thinking high power consumption for some reason! Like it was powered by an overclocked 6502.
@bgcarlisle I'm digging how this is precisely a Freewrite Traveller, while being the exact opposite of everything Freewrite is trying to do as a Brand™️
@Hiro Warning, this fantasy product runs:
Emacs and only Emacs
You can read and write non-formatted text files
Literally nothing else
@bgcarlisle Damn. Oh well I’ll code my own VIM with Emacs Lisp then! Should keep me entertained for a while, and without eye strain, I can go at it 24/7!! Great product!
@bgcarlisle Basically going back to the old dedicated word processors. Get a small microprocessor, a bit of ram, a nice keyboard, e-ink display. No distractions, when you want to get your document off you either pop an SD card/USB stick in there or it can send an e-mail.
@bgcarlisle Honestly I like e-ink displays so much in principle. We need more devices that use them.
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