When imperfection comes out from software malfunctions

“A glitch is a mess that is a moment, a possibility to glance at software’s inner structure, wheter it is a mechanism of data compression or HTML code. Altough a glitch does not revel the true functionality of the computer, it shows the ghostly conventionality of the forms by which digital spaces are organized.”
Olga Goriunova and Alexei Shulgin, Glitch, in Matthew Fuller (edited by), Software Studies: A Lexicon, Cambridge, MA: Mit Press, 2008, p. 114.

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The following are clear examples of what the aesthetics of glitch can be:
http://infiniteglitch.com/
http://oculasm.org/glitch/
http://dmtr.org/glitchbrowser/

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