This article is a brief tutorial in how to make your own ascii internet TV station. I say brief, its pretty simple - that's why its brief.
The inspiration for such an article comes from having a telnet link posted in a channel to a server which was showing a World Cup game live via ascii and sockets. I pasted this around to a couple other people and some folk didn't understand how it worked, so I wanted to share some knowledge.
Incase some of you aren't following me, the link I was shown was