Welcome, teletext fanatics! I'll just leave this here...

Monday, 22 October 2007

Some links

Teletext holidays

Some of the best pixel art on teletext can be found on the holiday pages. This includes imagery and typography, which usually blinks endlessly. This can be compared to early websites with their technique of 'flashing' - basically blinking text or images.

  • Lektrogirl's blog is not worth visiting for long, otherwise your eyes may be damaged.
  • Look Around You is a popular BBC comedy show. The interface on the recently released DVD is a load of Ceefax pages! Even the subtitles resemble those on teletext. I'm going to have to look out for this.
  • Teletext inc. advertisements from Archimedia Design.
An advert for ORACLE: