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by OppositeKeith
Thu Nov 24, 2022 7:28 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: whats your favorite kind of media being archived?
Replies: 2
Views: 65

whats your favorite kind of media being archived?

title speaks for itself really. i like seeing old commercials and bumpers being archived and uploaded on youtube, i think commercials and bumpers are one of the best things that reflect on trends and cultures around the world in the past and present. so seeing a compilation of them together is very ...
by OppositeKeith
Mon Nov 21, 2022 8:16 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Twitter predictions
Replies: 27
Views: 482

Re: Twitter predictions

heard that the copyright system right now is just flat out broken and people are now flat out tweeting full movies and episodes of TV shows. what a time to be alive lmao.
by OppositeKeith
Mon Nov 21, 2022 8:07 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Thoughts on older music players?
Replies: 11
Views: 189

Re: Thoughts on older music players?

they've become more reliable for me over the past year or so for me. streaming has its benefits but it gets annoying when dealing with adds and finding a good album or song from what streaming gives you. it feels overwhelming than anything else. i do certainly enjoy finding recommendations of albums...
by OppositeKeith
Wed Nov 09, 2022 5:29 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Twitter predictions
Replies: 27
Views: 482

Re: Twitter predictions

ill give it around the end of 2022 give how fast this drama is going.
by OppositeKeith
Wed Oct 26, 2022 12:59 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Peertube - Federated alternative to youtube
Replies: 11
Views: 241

Re: Peertube - Federated alternative to youtube

i would usually use freetube to watch videos without youtube tracking me. this sounds interesting though and i think ill give it a shot when i have time.
by OppositeKeith
Wed Oct 26, 2022 12:38 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: talk about your hobbies / special interests
Replies: 12
Views: 344

Re: talk about your hobbies / special interests

there are some hobbies i like. by the biggest one is MUSIC im usually open minded when it comes to learning about new things or things im familiar with already and i think i can partially thank music for that mindset. there is just so much to explore with for me i cant possibly get enough with the m...
by OppositeKeith
Wed Oct 26, 2022 12:24 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Useless thread
Replies: 5
Views: 137

Re: Useless thread

i found out that i didnt have an audio recording application on my computer so that means that i sent my audio assignments to my teachers without actually having audio in them since September of this year. a little bit of me died inside.
by OppositeKeith
Wed Oct 26, 2022 12:16 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: what is your LEASt favourite food
Replies: 21
Views: 280

Re: what is your LEASt favourite food

i hate cactus, the texture and taste makes me vomit.
by OppositeKeith
Wed Oct 26, 2022 12:12 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Streaming or downloading?
Replies: 24
Views: 250

Re: Streaming or downloading?

i would usually do a mix of both but mostly downloading. i do like the convenience of streaming i would just prefer to play my favorite media (namely music) offline without the need of a wifi connection. tv and movies i would also download so i can watch at my own time and take it anywhere in case i...
by OppositeKeith
Tue Oct 25, 2022 3:27 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: (Other) Forums
Replies: 4
Views: 246

Re: (Other) Forums

https://forums.lostmediawiki.com/ forums of the lost media wiki. lost, found, unidentified and lesser known lost media are talked about as well as off topic discussion and the somewhat new collaboration video board. not the most active but i hop in every now and then. https://www.newgrounds.com/bbs...
by OppositeKeith
Tue Oct 25, 2022 2:48 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Past friends of the internet
Replies: 12
Views: 232

Re: Past friends of the internet

i think about my time on instagram from 2017 to 2019 when this question gets brought up. i only had so few friends IRL to follow on instagram so i followed meme pages and eventually got into chat groups on these pages. i got tired of instagram as a whole and left in october 2019. looking back it fel...
by OppositeKeith
Mon Oct 24, 2022 6:39 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: lost media
Replies: 7
Views: 202

Re: lost media

There's lost media . And there's the dark web anime that caused people to suicide . The growth of interest in lost media is just from a couple of YouTubers telling stories. I have not noticed much of a influx of people, or extraordinary content since there has been more interest. Too many people ch...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Sep 23, 2022 6:14 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Discord is overwhelming.
Replies: 11
Views: 361

Re: Discord is overwhelming.

ive been using discord since 2018 and before i would have 10 servers being active in. now im only in just 6 servers 3 of which i would big servers. while im still active in them here or there i completely understand the overwhelming feeling you have on them especially on servers based around fandoms...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Sep 11, 2022 6:14 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: lost media
Replies: 7
Views: 202

Re: lost media

There's lost media . And there's the dark web anime that caused people to suicide . The growth of interest in lost media is just from a couple of YouTubers telling stories. I have not noticed much of a influx of people, or extraordinary content since there has been more interest. Too many people ch...
by OppositeKeith
Sat Sep 10, 2022 12:59 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: lost media
Replies: 7
Views: 202

lost media

what are your thoughts on lost media the growth that it has gotten in popularity for the past 2 or 3 years?
by OppositeKeith
Sat Sep 10, 2022 12:19 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Outrage Culture Distracts
Replies: 5
Views: 172

Re: Outrage Culture Distracts

i've never heard of outrage culture before to be honest Basically, people getting mad at a non issue. For example: Youtube channels bringing up tweets by people who barely have a following saying something negative about an anime and blowing it out of proportion. But on the company part. A recent e...
by OppositeKeith
Wed Sep 07, 2022 7:48 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Outrage Culture Distracts
Replies: 5
Views: 172

Re: Outrage Culture Distracts

i've never heard of outrage culture before to be honest but by the name of it im not surprised that companies are using it to cover up their tracks too.
by OppositeKeith
Thu Sep 01, 2022 5:19 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: how many email accounts do you have?
Replies: 15
Views: 282

how many email accounts do you have?

i usually see around 2 or 3 email when i talk to people about them. mostly whether to separate work from casual web surfing or just have it for school and college. i technically have 5 in general now. 4 of which are gmail and 1 is for tutanota. 2 gmail accounts for general stuff and looking for jobs...
by OppositeKeith
Wed Aug 31, 2022 4:44 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: what linux distro do you use?
Replies: 11
Views: 232

Re: what linux distro do you use?

I have always used MINT for both laptop and desktops. Since Windows 8 I find that Linux is a bit more challenged in the portable space as the optimisation of laptops for contemporary Windows OSes is unmatched. Especially in regards to battery life. unfortunately yeah. my usual battery life for linu...
by OppositeKeith
Sat Aug 27, 2022 9:40 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: what linux distro do you use?
Replies: 11
Views: 232

Re: what linux distro do you use?

i now have switched completely from windows to linux mint and it runs pretty well. dont know how this is gonna go for me but hopefully it will go well for me.
by OppositeKeith
Sat Aug 20, 2022 1:53 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: what linux distro do you use?
Replies: 11
Views: 232

what linux distro do you use?

i still use windows...BUT i am currently thinking of switching to linux using a flash drive. i do want to make this thread for fun and wanted to ask what distro do yall use and whats your personal experience with your current one or distros you once used before no longer do and switched to another?
by OppositeKeith
Sat Aug 20, 2022 1:16 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: What did you find last time you cleaned your room?
Replies: 5
Views: 108

Re: What did you find last time you cleaned your room?

mostly empty water bottles and pencils and im reminded of how much i drink water in my room (mostly 2 or 3).
by OppositeKeith
Sun Aug 14, 2022 12:23 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: your favorite aesthetic?
Replies: 10
Views: 273

your favorite aesthetic?

whats your favorite theme or aesthetic? i personally like the punk aesthetic in general like the hardcore punk scenes through out the us in the 80s https://miro.medium.com/max/1400/1*tlLN9hYP0oa_KlZfNxa33w.jpeg https://i.imgur.com/nqawE3D.jpg or with the midwest emo scene in chicago in the late 90s ...
by OppositeKeith
Sat Aug 13, 2022 11:26 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: fandoms you missed being active in?
Replies: 17
Views: 463

Re: fandoms you missed being active in?

Aside from that though, the main thing I think that I miss about fandoms is how everything is now almost entirely based around being on twitter or tiktok or discord, which are each horrible platforms that have really turned everyone against each other, making everyone constantly be a huge shitter s...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Aug 12, 2022 11:44 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

Re: anybody use a music tracker?

btw, this has always been on my mind.... whats the verdict on stealing samples from 30 year old XM files? can i do that or is there like an honor code... some old synth chord samples are like brothers or even like divine entities to me we grew up together and they carried me through so much shaped ...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Aug 12, 2022 1:34 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

Re: anybody use a music tracker?

by the way, one of the weirder ones that's a LOT of fun, try Sunvox... it's weeeird . the instrument/fx routing is modular, and the pattern arrangement is on a 2D grid... it looks like a hacking minigame [image redacted it's too biiiiiiig] speaking of "unintuitive" :p dont you have to pay...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Aug 12, 2022 1:32 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: favorite album covers?
Replies: 4
Views: 110

Re: favorite album covers?

more that i like
OXES by OXES (math/post rock)
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OXXES by OXES (math rock/post rock)
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by OppositeKeith
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:54 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

Re: anybody use a music tracker?

also i would imagine some of y'all go to the pouet.net and the mod archive to look for songs and such? i should mention i was one of many to be introduced to trackers from ahoy's video on the history of it but these sites were what got me hooked on the demoscene as a whole. i dont know how to use an...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:47 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

Re: anybody use a music tracker?

by the way, one of the weirder ones that's a LOT of fun, try Sunvox... it's weeeird . the instrument/fx routing is modular, and the pattern arrangement is on a 2D grid... it looks like a hacking minigame https://warmplace.ru/soft/sunvox/images/sunvox43.png speaking of "unintuitive" :p don...
by OppositeKeith
Thu Aug 11, 2022 4:47 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Alienation
Replies: 20
Views: 650

Re: Alienation

I can not warp my head about the fact that retro gaming is considered cool and trendy, but you are an heretic for looking to buy old computer parts. :( that sucks man. i find old computer hardware just as if not more fascinating than old games despite never personally buying or owning old hardware ...
by OppositeKeith
Tue Aug 09, 2022 7:47 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

Re: anybody use a music tracker?

oh ho ho... i've been summoned >:3 i grew up on modplug tracker and demoscene music which is how i learned to write tunes, but "moved on" to milky and LSDj... dabbled in renoise and deflemask... nerdseq for the eurorack which i didn't like at all. currently i've just bought polyends hardw...
by OppositeKeith
Tue Aug 09, 2022 7:44 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

Re: anybody use a music tracker?

I occasionally make tracks on OpenMPT, though used to use emulated Protracker before I switched formats from MOD to MPTM. I never got the hang of how to do chords. I will state here, trackers are still a really good place to start creating. Most DAWs just assume you know everything already, here yo...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Aug 07, 2022 3:19 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: anybody use a music tracker?
Replies: 16
Views: 231

anybody use a music tracker?

i'm not great with explaining things but for those who dont know what it is a music tracker is a type of music sequencer software that was starting to be used during the times of amiga around the mid to late 80s and is still being used today through the demoscene with the help of programs like renoi...
by OppositeKeith
Thu Aug 04, 2022 3:13 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Artwork sharing/discussion- Share your Art!
Replies: 30
Views: 535

Re: Artwork sharing/discussion- Share your Art!

I participated in Art Fight this year, and managed seven pieces before getting kinda overwhelmed and falling off it. But I'm proud of what I managed! https://i.imgur.com/4I7pn8Y.gif https://i.imgur.com/kgxDnh3.gif https://i.imgur.com/t8vM5Dj.gif https://i.imgur.com/iVwrOk5.gif https://i.imgur.com/P...
by OppositeKeith
Tue Aug 02, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Artwork sharing/discussion- Share your Art!
Replies: 30
Views: 535

Re: Artwork sharing/discussion- Share your Art!

been rather spotty with my growth of getting better as an artist. the most common ill post my art would be in newgrounds. i hope to get better at drawing shapes and bodies this year. never thought i get better at it to be honest especially with the style i would develop slowly through out the year. ...
by OppositeKeith
Tue Aug 02, 2022 8:47 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: What's something that never fails to crack you up?
Replies: 19
Views: 327

Re: What's something that never fails to crack you up?

the breaking good series from jixaw. the first one just takes me out for how its barely edited unlike the later ones but the 3rd one is just as good.

by OppositeKeith
Tue Aug 02, 2022 8:31 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: favorite album covers?
Replies: 4
Views: 110

favorite album covers?

the title thread speaks for itself really. whats your favorite album cover? these are one of my favorites jagatara: nanban torai Genre: dance punk/funk rock https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/950219314936574022/1004119095911915662/-ankoku-tairiku-jagatara--nanban-torai-Cover-Art.webp Kortatu: ko...
by OppositeKeith
Mon Aug 01, 2022 7:18 pm
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Artists, how do you feel about being open about your inspirations?
Replies: 15
Views: 219

Re: Artists, how do you feel about being open about your inspirations?

i dont really get the appeal of hiding what inspires you to do art in the first place, like i can understand if you dont wanna if you are nervous about sharing it. its hard to come over it and say what you love to watch or play with people at times but at the same time your inspiration into art has ...
by OppositeKeith
Mon Aug 01, 2022 8:23 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: What is nostalgia like for you?
Replies: 19
Views: 356

Re: What is nostalgia like for you?

i have very mixed feelings about it. on one hand its good to remember your journey as a person growing up with the people around you, the media you consumed, and the websites you used to explore. it may not be the same as you were as a kid but its good to know it will mostly still be there to be re ...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Jul 31, 2022 9:31 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: fandoms you missed being active in?
Replies: 17
Views: 463

fandoms you missed being active in?

whats a fandom you were once active in but no longer are for whatever reason do you miss nowadays? whether its media like shows, animation, movies, books, web series or others like websites or youtubers. do you cherish that phase you had with it today? do you have a reason why you left or did you ju...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Jul 31, 2022 5:29 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: thoughts on drama commentary channels?
Replies: 16
Views: 275

Re: thoughts on commentary channels?

Er... could I get an example? Coming into this thread I thought it was going to be about Let's Plays or reaction videos but that doesn't seem to be what you're talking about. Am I old? im talking more specifically about commentary channels that report on drama on content creators whether on youtube...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Jul 31, 2022 3:12 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: thoughts on drama commentary channels?
Replies: 16
Views: 275

Re: thoughts on commentary channels?

i agree, but they have one kind of neat redeeming factor: they kind of act as an archive of some media that could have otherwise been lost? i saw someone talking about how they weren't able to find a guide on an issue they were having, but they found a youtube react video reading instructions that ...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Jul 31, 2022 3:04 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: thoughts on drama commentary channels?
Replies: 16
Views: 275

Re: thoughts on commentary channels?

Low effort does not mean bad content. I tend to use react videos as a way of keeping up with the news. If you want to get real technical is the TV news not just a reaction show? YouTube just gives anyone the ability to do it less professionally, about any topic and in real time. AM radio is built a...
by OppositeKeith
Sun Jul 31, 2022 2:50 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: thoughts on drama commentary channels?
Replies: 16
Views: 275

Re: thoughts on commentary channels?

Er... could I get an example? Coming into this thread I thought it was going to be about Let's Plays or reaction videos but that doesn't seem to be what you're talking about. Am I old? im talking more specifically about commentary channels that report on drama on content creators whether on youtube...
by OppositeKeith
Sat Jul 30, 2022 9:16 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: thoughts on drama commentary channels?
Replies: 16
Views: 275

thoughts on drama commentary channels?

what are y'all thoughts on drama commentary channels? im personally not a fan of them for how repetitive and easy to make they are as well as their source to making content largely stemming from other content creators drama and controversies that can easily have the same copy and paste opinion or wo...
by OppositeKeith
Sat Jul 30, 2022 6:44 am
Forum: The Garden
Topic: Music you're listening to
Replies: 68
Views: 950

Re: Music you're listening to

Ska is such a diverse genre of music and fascinating history. i love this song and its dark lyrics

i also love the cover of this song by the specials
by OppositeKeith
Fri Jul 29, 2022 11:31 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: I wish more people would make personal websites.
Replies: 41
Views: 1159

Re: I wish more people would make personal websites.

i wished having the option of customizing your own profile in big name social media was done today in order to still have a sense of exploration when visiting peoples user page on insta and twitter. the thought of having even a little bit of knowledge of coding can open a lot of opportunities to exp...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Jul 29, 2022 11:20 pm
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Was Twitter always this annoying?
Replies: 8
Views: 263

Re: Was Twitter always this annoying?

despite the immense drama on the site i rarely ever follow it and just follow fellow peers of mine and artists i like cause twitter is not really that bad when its just like that. it makes sense anyways for drama to mostly start there cause thats often the place to share your interests and post blog...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Jul 29, 2022 9:06 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: Obligatory Desktop thread!
Replies: 45
Views: 927

Re: Obligatory Desktop thread!

My desktop is just generic due to just being wiped. Having issues and stuff, never been able to customise it. I would if I could... do phone lock screens count? Allow me to link to this other forum page of the same topic that started in 2001, it’s like a time capsule! https://www.newgrounds.com/bbs...
by OppositeKeith
Fri Jul 29, 2022 8:11 am
Forum: Net Café
Topic: What if crypto replaced traditional money?
Replies: 11
Views: 237

Re: What if crypto replaced traditional money?

for the most part, we would be fucked