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"IMHO, having students do computer games projects is absolutely the best possible way to teach programming, graphics, software engineering, object oriented programming, etc."
- Rudy Rucker

Filmag  
  A video magazine.  

Portmanteau of "film" and "magazine".

"You've been scanning too many thriller filmags, Toom." My wrist chronometeró

Its many-dialed face glowed brighter in the brilliance of the floodlights than I'd ever seen it in the black dark.

"Fins, Rade." I managed what I hoped was a convincing chuckle, in spite of the chill little prickles that coursed my spine. "Lay off my filmags."

Technovelgy from Sunward Flight, by Leo Zagat.
Published by Super Science Stories in 1943
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Compare to filmbook from Dune (1965) by Frank Herbert.

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