The 6502 And You

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm EDT

  • Location:Game Innovation Lab
    5 Metrotech Center, Brooklyn, NY, US

Abstract:
Don Miller will discuss the 6502, the 8-bit microprocessor responsible for your fondest childhood memories: the Nintendo Entertainment System, Atari 2600, Commodore 64, and Apple IIe. More than just a tech talk, he will cover the beauty of Assembly Language programming and why having a low-level understanding of hardware is awesome.

Bio:
DON MILLER is an artist and educator based in Brooklyn, NY. He performs live visuals in real time under the alias NO CARRIER. Miller works with nearly obsolete repurposed electronics to create psychedelic low resolution video art. Part of the 8bitpeoples artist collective, he performs, exhibits, and lectures worldwide. He is a graduate of NYU's ITP program and works as a Learning Designer at the Institute of Play.