Day: October 11, 2020

Programmer Plays Doom on a Pregnancy Test

  • Popular hardware finagler Foone Turing has played Doom on a pregnancy test.
  • Doom is an iconic 1993 game that has inspired decades of games, and even real research.
  • Turing swapped the original screen and controller with tiny replacements and added a keyboard.

    No “first-person shooter” jokes, please: A hardware wonk has successfully played Doom on a pregnancy test. By removing most of the interior of the test, including the original CPU, Foone Turing used its tiny one-color display first to stream video of the classic video game, and then actually play it.

    🕹 You love badass DIY gadgets. So do we. Let’s play with them together.

    Watch the glorious results here:

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    AEW’s Latest Trademarks Hint at Game Mode for Upcoming AEW Video Game

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    PINTEC Announces Results of 2020 Extraordinary General Meeting

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    BEIJING, Sept. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pintec Technology Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: PT) (“PINTEC” or the “Company”), a leading independent technology platform enabling financial services in China, today announced that it held its 2020 extraordinary general meeting of shareholders (the “EGM”) on September 25, 2020. At the EGM, the shareholders:

    About PINTEC

    PINTEC is a leading independent technology platform enabling financial services in China. By connecting business and financial partners on its open platform, PINTEC enables them to provide financial services to end users efficiently and effectively. The Company offers its partners a full suite of customized solutions, ranging from digital retail lending, digital business lending, robotic process automation, to wealth management and insurance products. Leveraging its scalable and reliable technology infrastructure, PINTEC serves a wide range of industry verticals

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