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by otismo
September 17th, 2022, 1:16 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Let's Make a Fortune Shorting the Stock Market
Replies: 53
Views: 7816

Re: Let's Make a Fortune Shorting the Stock Market

UPDATE : now have 500 shares of LTRY and plan to acquire more - the MAIN plan is to develop Sports dot Com to challenge Zuck and META & co. NOW buying short-term call option ( EXACTLY ONE CONTRACT ) strike price $8.50 on LABU hedging with one UVXY call YES - there is always, ALWAYS hope for us Retai...
by otismo
August 29th, 2022, 12:29 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Let's Make a Fortune Shorting the Stock Market
Replies: 53
Views: 7816

Re: Let's Make a Fortune Shorting the Stock Market

IF the Bear is OVER... just posted this on NamePROs.com : Bargain Basement Alert : Market Cap of Lottery dot Com now BELOW $20 Million or less than what I believe their domain Sports dot Com is worth. This is an Open Letter to those in Our Community who have Seven-Figure Properties - Domain Names wo...
by otismo
August 26th, 2022, 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Create your own terminology
Replies: 207
Views: 88881

Re: Create your own terminology

x = 7, y = 7, rule = B3/S23 ob2ob2o$2obobo$3bo2bo$3ob3o$o2bo$bobob2o$2ob2obo! Tub of snakes? (max density 7x7) Spot On, Book ! Introducing the HiveShip gen34 of this HoneyFarm-BeeHive Reaction, when the First Glider also appears : x = 125, y = 9, rule = B3/S23 b2o58b2o58bo$o2bo56bo2bo57b2o$b2o57b2o...
by otismo
August 25th, 2022, 2:25 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Catalyst Discussion Thread
Replies: 250
Views: 100952

Re: Catalyst Discussion Thread

June 22nd, bizarre Eater 1 replacement: x = 22, y = 16, rule = B3/S23 o$3o$3bo$2b2o11b2o$16bo$6b2o8bob2obo$6b2o7b2obob2o$2b2o$bo2bo10b3o$2b 2o6b3o2bo2bo$9bo3bo3b2o$8bo5bo$8bo5bo$8bo5bo$9bo3bo$10b3o! Made a DEMO : x = 163, y = 164, rule = B3/S23 70b2o6b2o$70b2o5bo2bo$50b2o25bobo2bo2bo$50b2o24b2obob5...
by otismo
August 25th, 2022, 12:02 pm
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Golly script coding practice
Replies: 11
Views: 784

Re: Golly script coding practice

Thank You ! My "level of interest" is High, but I have not even coded a single GollyScript yet... I have not even done more than a "skim-thru" of our TextBook, either... I blame it on a) this accursed inflation and b) my will to survive ( don't survive, can't do nuthin', right ? ) I really appreciat...
by otismo
August 25th, 2022, 11:41 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: otismo
Replies: 245
Views: 70417

Foundry

The Foundry from our Exploratorium - A DEMO of the Three "Hammer" Reactions : # [[ AUTOSTART AUTOHIDEGUI STARS WIDTH 1350 HEIGHT 770 ]] # [[ ZOOM 1.0 ]] x = 614, y = 244, rule = LifeSuper 376.A16.2A4.A$286.A4.2A16.A65.A.A15.A.A2.A.A$285.A.A2.A.A15.A.A65.A 17.A4.A$286.A4.A17.A58.2A2$175.2C138.A.A51.2...
by otismo
August 7th, 2022, 4:42 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Continue The Infinite Conduit! (game-y thing)
Replies: 55
Views: 31543

Re: Continue The Infinite Conduit! (game-y thing)

Further Development of RaceTrackSIX : x = 772, y = 439, rule = B3/S23 39b2o$40bo$40bobo$41b2o6$59bo$41b2o14b5o$42bo13bo5bo$42bobo12b3o2bo$ 43b2o15bob2o$57b4o2bo$18b4o15bo14b2o3bo3b2o$17bo4bo12b3o14b2o4b3o$17bo 3bobo10bo25bo$18bo3bobo9b2o24bob2o$24bo34b2ob2o$24bo5bo$21bo2bo4bobo$ 22b2o4bo2bo19b2o$29b...
by otismo
August 7th, 2022, 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life as art
Replies: 15
Views: 922

Re: Life as art

Since nobody's answered yet, I feel like there are some elements of Life that are aesthetically pleasing, although most development lately has been in building big ugly machines. One thing I find myself doing a lot is watching the evolution of the R-pentomino and how so much chaos forms from a rela...
by otismo
August 2nd, 2022, 1:49 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your periodic conduits that do not necessarily involve Herschels
Replies: 88
Views: 10423

Re: Thread for your periodic conduits that do not necessarily involve Herschels

p6 unidentified to G x = 21, y = 20, rule = B3/S23 13b2o4b2o$12bo2bo2bobo$11b3ob4o$12bo2bo2bobo$11bo7b2o$10b2o$8bo2bo$3o 6bobo$bobo5b2o$3bo5b2ob2o$ob2o5b2ob2o$2o7b2o$9bobo$8bo2bo$10b2o$11bo7b 2o$12bo2bo2bobo$11b3ob4o$12bo2bo2bobo$13b2o4b2o! p6 reflector is possible: x = 48, y = 50, rule = LifeHisto...
by otismo
August 2nd, 2022, 10:50 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: otismo
Replies: 245
Views: 70417

King Bee Morphology - 25 Generations - Compleat

x = 505, y = 11, rule = B3/S23 203bo39bo39bo39bo39bo39bo39bo39bo$163bo18b3o18bo18b3o18bo18b3o18bo18b 3o18bo18b3o18bo18b3o18bo18b3o18bo18b3o18bo18b3o$123bo18b3o17b3o38bo39b o39bo39bo39bo39bo39bo39bo$83bo18b3o17b3o16bo3bo15bobobo$43bo18b3o17b3o 16bo3bo15b5o15bo3bo17bo197b5o14bo5bo$3bo18b3o17b3o16bo3b...
by otismo
July 31st, 2022, 12:45 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Famous Quotes
Replies: 372
Views: 142591

Re: Famous Quotes

Practical CGoL ( or what is your Mission Statement ) Naturally, this involves Math... 1 Hour = 60 Minutes X 60 Seconds / Minute = 3600 Seconds 1 Day = 24 Hours X 3600 Seconds / Hour = 86,400 Seconds 1 Year = 365 Days X 86,400 seconds / Day = 31,536,000 Seconds this next one is easy : Your Life = 10...
by otismo
July 30th, 2022, 7:01 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Oscillator Discussion Thread
Replies: 3271
Views: 1106479

Re: Oscillator Discussion Thread

Interesting alternate stabilization for the p44/p50 mechanism (top): x = 42, y = 33, rule = B3/S23 16b2o6b2o$12b2o2b2o6b2o2b2o$12b2o14b2o10$7bo26bo$7bo26bo$7bo26bo$3b2o12b2o4b 2o12b2o$2bobo11bobo4bobo11bobo$2bo12b2o8b2o12bo$b2obo11bobo4bobo11bob2o$o2b2o 12b2o4b2o12b2o2bo$2o5bo26bo5b2o$7bo26bo$7bo26...
by otismo
July 30th, 2022, 11:53 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Oscillator Discussion Thread
Replies: 3271
Views: 1106479

Re: Oscillator Discussion Thread

Here's a surprising reduction to SKOP92 from 49 cells (21P4 to twin-bees shuttle) to just 44 cells (Mold on modified 4-block twin-bees shuttle): x = 34, y = 18, rule = B3/S23 29b2o$28bo2bo$28bobo2bo$29bo$30b2obo$32bo2$17b2o$2o15bobo$2o17bo12b2o$ 17b3o12b2o4$17b3o$2o17bo7b2o$2o15bobo7b2o$17b2o! I ca...
by otismo
July 29th, 2022, 1:02 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Oscillator Discussion Thread
Replies: 3271
Views: 1106479

Re: Oscillator Discussion Thread

Here's a surprising reduction to SKOP92 from 49 cells (21P4 to twin-bees shuttle) to just 44 cells (Mold on modified 4-block twin-bees shuttle): x = 34, y = 18, rule = B3/S23 29b2o$28bo2bo$28bobo2bo$29bo$30b2obo$32bo2$17b2o$2o15bobo$2o17bo12b2o$ 17b3o12b2o4$17b3o$2o17bo7b2o$2o15bobo7b2o$17b2o! I ca...
by otismo
July 29th, 2022, 12:12 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Famous Quotes
Replies: 372
Views: 142591

Re: Famous Quotes

Now, An Admission : I must own up to the awful truth; I have had our textbook for over a year and have not read it. I am still "experiencing" Conway's Game of Life. I am afraid if I read the Book, it would become trivial. The Fun lies in exploring and discovering for yourself. But then I spend a da...
by otismo
July 29th, 2022, 12:01 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Synthesizing Patterns In Unusual Ways
Replies: 9
Views: 2750

Re: Synthesizing Patterns In Unusual Ways

This Glider-plus-Eater LOOKS like it wants to make an LWSS :

Code: Select all

x = 9, y = 6, rule = B3/S23
bo$2bo$3o2bo$5b3o$8bo$7b2o!
Needs help from a Friend...
by otismo
July 28th, 2022, 10:06 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Famous Quotes
Replies: 372
Views: 142591

Re: Famous Quotes

Now, An Admission : I must own up to the awful truth; I have had our textbook for over a year and have not read it. I am still "experiencing" Conway's Game of Life. I am afraid if I read the Book, it would become trivial. The Fun lies in exploring and discovering for yourself. But then I spend a day...
by otismo
July 28th, 2022, 1:54 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Famous Quotes
Replies: 372
Views: 142591

Re: Famous Quotes

confocaloid wrote:
July 28th, 2022, 12:28 am
otismo wrote:
July 28th, 2022, 12:13 am
this next one is easy :
Your Life = 100 Years
( if you're lucky... )
Some CA enthusiasts lived longer...
they were very lucky
by otismo
July 28th, 2022, 12:13 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Famous Quotes
Replies: 372
Views: 142591

Re: Famous Quotes

Practical CGoL ( or what is your Mission Statement ) Naturally, this involves Math... 1 Hour = 60 Minutes X 60 Seconds / Minute = 3600 Seconds 1 Day = 24 Hours X 3600 Seconds / Hour = 86,400 Seconds 1 Year = 365 Days X 86,400 seconds / Day = 31,536,000 Seconds this next one is easy : Your Life = 10...
by otismo
July 25th, 2022, 2:12 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Old and New Cellebration - A Challenge
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: Old and New Cellebration - A Challenge

x = 936, y = 562, rule = B3/S23 236bo$234b3o$233bo$226bo6b2o$225bobo$226bo2$230b2o$230bobo5b2o$230bobo 5b2o$231b2o$222bo$221bob2ob2o$221bob3o2b2o$222bo2b3obo$226b2o8b2o$236b obo$230bo7bo$231b2o5b2o$230b2o8$216b2o$217b2o$216bo28$236b2o3b2o$236b 2o2bob3o$219bo20bo4bo$217b3o16b4ob2o2bo$216bo19bo2bobob...
by otismo
July 25th, 2022, 2:04 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Art is in the eye of the beholder
Replies: 6
Views: 552

Re: Art is in the eye of the beholder

WoW - Thank You !

@ rowett

I copied everything and got an error message :

" Illegal character in birth specification "

so I linked to your page @ CGoL.Art

it would be a great pattern to feature on the Home Page - HERE - as well...

Cheers !
by otismo
July 25th, 2022, 6:13 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Old and New Cellebration - A Challenge
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: Old and New Cellebration - A Challenge

Too big and clunky : x = 777, y = 562, rule = B3/S23 236bo$234b3o$233bo$226bo6b2o$225bobo$226bo2$230b2o$230bobo5b2o$230bobo 5b2o$231b2o$222bo$221bob2ob2o$221bob3o2b2o$222bo2b3obo$226b2o8b2o$236b obo$230bo7bo$231b2o5b2o$230b2o8$216b2o$217b2o$216bo28$236b2o3b2o$236b 2o2bob3o$219bo20bo4bo$217b3o16b4ob2...
by otismo
July 24th, 2022, 8:45 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Penrose tiling with faked rendering
Replies: 13
Views: 758

Re: Penrose tiling with faked rendering

open in MS Paint and click to fill with color
open in MS Paint and click to fill with color
rect2284-colorised.png (798.91 KiB) Viewed 742 times
@ pcallahan

Make a PDF Coloring Book !

Thank You !
by otismo
July 24th, 2022, 8:37 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Old and New Cellebration - A Challenge
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Old and New Cellebration - A Challenge

A Community is strengthened by things which engender Solidarity, such as a Continuity with the Past. I call this pattern Old and New : x = 187, y = 175, rule = B3/S23 5b2o66b2o$5b2o67bo$74bobo$75b2o3$56b2obo2b2o3b2o$56bob2o2b2o3b2o$54b2o $54bo7b2o3b2o$2b2obob2o46bo6bobobobo$16b3o35b2o8bobo$2bo5bo7b...
by otismo
July 24th, 2022, 1:18 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for New Rakes based on Four Glider Synthesis
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Thread for New Rakes based on Four Glider Synthesis

Kicking it off with a P 240 Orthogonal Rake that makes BiPoles : x = 160, y = 147, rule = B3/S23 53b3o11b3o$52bo2bo10bo2bo$55bo4b3o6bo$55bo4bo2bo5bo$52bobo4bo3bo2bobo$ 59bobob2o$60b2ob2o$61b3o$54bo$53b3o$52b2obo6bo$52b3o6b2o$53b2o7bo$59bo $57b4obo$46bo5bo5bo2bo$45b3o3b3o5b3o$44b2obo3bob2o14b3o$44b3o...