Online / 6 & 7 February 2021

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Why your PC only has sixteen colors

And what is "Bright Black" anyway?


Your computer only supports 16 text colors, and 8 background colors. Why so few colors? And why is there a "Bright Black"? This fun lightning talk will explain the origins of these 16 colors, and why the colors look the way they do.

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Photo of Jim Hall Jim Hall

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