name: 100 windows
artist: Peter Luining
date: 18 august 2005
platform: windows 3.1/95/NT/98/ME/2000/XP
description: 100 auto rotating pop-windows
size: 7 kb zip file
100 windows was commissioned by http://www.l--l.org
background info: Aware of the decline of pop-up window art caused by the widespread use of pop-up blockers* (Windows XP has even default a pop-up blocker installed) Peter luining developed a piece of standalone software that auto rotates 100 pop-up windows. To give the program a special touch Luining programmed it so that it uses the internal speaker on the PC Motherboard to make a beep every time a window pops up. In other words no soundcard is needed to enjoy the sound of this piece.
*A pop-up blocker (sometimes called a pop-up killer) is a program that prevents pop-ups from displaying in a user's Web browser. Pop-ups are amongst others used by advertising agencies to display advertisements. On the more aggressive side pop-ups are used to force people into downloading spyware. The large majority of web users experience pop-ups as extremely annoying.
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project homepage: http://www.l--l.org/100windows
audiovisual software for windows
category: digital aesthetics r&d/low tech
uploaded by ctrlaltdel, 22 Aug 2005