Multimedia and Internet with Amiga

Amiga Word by TLF, 3rd place winner of the 3D Scene competition 2021

NEWS
Co-hosting with us today is Eamonn aka Vectorfunk. Find him on Twitter. (link)
Sonos Controller lets you control your speaker and the playback from your Amiga on OS3, 4.1 and MOS. (link)
VirusZ-III Updated, now supports OS4, MOS & AROS as well as 3.1.4 and 3.2 (link)
XTD has released his album – NEXT (link)
.Amiga (Dot Amiga) – A project to dynamically optimise any website for viewing on Amgia web browsers (link)
MediaVault 1.4 adds comprehensive podcast support (link)
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Full Steam Ahead

Winter Solstice Tree 2021 by Klearchos Gourgourinis aka Muadib, 2nd place Winner of the 3D Scene competition 2021

NEWS
M68k plugin developed for IntelliJ and other IDEs. (link)
ZZ9000AX sound card add-on for ZZ9000 in development (link)
HippoPlayer gets another update (link)
Deniser, the open source chip replacement (link)
Gemini Browser released by Karl Jeacle, available on Aminet (link)
TheA500Mini gets announced (link)
A new generation of Vampire turbo boards announced (link)
Amiga Ray Tracers collaboration project starting. Sign up at amigaraytracers.com (link)
ZZAPAmiga a new paper magazine gets released (link)

GAMES
Inca Man released for sale (link)
Turbo Tomato released, boxed copy the best selling Bitmapsoft Amiga game (link)
Super Cars 2 gets an enhanced version for AGA (link)
Amiga Game Jam 2021 (link)
Dread (Doom clone) for stock A500 demo released (link)
Briley Witch Chronicles – Eagerly awaited C64 RPG from Sarah Jane Avory gets a new trailer (link)
Green Beret gets ported to Amiga (link)
Sydney Hunter and the Sacred Tribe – A fabulous platformer gets a multicolor enhancement for the C64 (link)

DISCOVERIES
Italy has its own printed Amiga magazine: Amiga Passione. Theyre having a free Amiga event on Sept 19th. (link)
ASCII composer for Amiga (link)

IBrowse
Ugly Duck (link)
Made You Look (link)

ASK AMIGA
Top Tweet: (link)
Top FB Post: (link)

SONG OF THE MONTH
True Sadness by Byron Schmidt, 5th place winner of the Amiga Ireland MOD competition 2021

Full credits (link)

BYE BYE

Full credits and links: Podcast Artistic Credits

Terrible Episode Name

Image: Time and Space by Mattie Whittle, 2nd place winner of the Amiga Ireland 2021 Pixel Art competition.

NEWS
Amiberry 4.1 has come out of beta and is available for download (link)
AROS One has a new release (link)
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How Do They Do That?

(Image: Heavy Metal Amiga by Eric Hill aka AmigaLove.com – 1st place winner of the Pixel Art category, Creative Competition 2021)

NEWS
MsMadLemon is in the New York Times talking about retro computing. (link)
Amiga Ireland 2021 Youtube playlist has been uploaded with all scheduled features (link)
Amiga for Mortals blog (link)
Amiga Ireland 2021 creative competition is complete (link) 

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Floppy Fodder

Picture of a lake rendered in R3D v2. By Andy Jones. Winner of organic section of the recent Amiga Swapshop BBS Raytracing Competition.

NEWS
Amiga Ireland Online: 2021 happens on January 16th – get your tickets (link)
Alanna Kelly, Director at the Computer Museum of Ireland has finished a huge website revamp with her group. (link)
SDBox for Amiga gives SD card connectivity to A500 (h/t to Mikerochip) (link) 

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Quantum of Solstice

A casual chat to wind down the Amiga Ireland year. Thanks for being with us throughout 2020!

Some recommendations for the December break:
Casual Retro Gamer (all things Commodore & Amiga) (link)
Banjo Guy Ollie (great acoustic covers of game tunes) (link)
Mad Pete’s Commodore & Amiga channel (link)
The Amiga Show (link)
The Little Cinema Galway (Aspiring & established film makers create gems within constraints) (link) 

Upskill on Amiga
Amiga Hardware, Music, Magazines & more with Ms Mad Lemon (link)
Lightwave 3D with Muadib (link)
DPaint, Workbench and life in Japan with Pixel Vixen (link)
Amiga Protracker with WASP (link)

BYE BYE

Bugs Funny

(Image:  by Elena using Cinema4D Pro for Amiga)

NEWS
The Amiga Show – A brand new Amiga channel about Amiga and created on Amiga. (link)
Amiga Addict magazine has hit its preorder target, first issue expected 14 Dec (link)
AMOS roadmap announced for 2021 including Vampire and enhanced graphics and sound operations (link) 

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“Everybody Online, Looking Good”

NEWS
Ask Your Amiga – Wolfram Alpha client for the Amiga (link)
New OS4 blog for developers (link)
Wayfarer – version 1.5 of the Web browser just got released (link)
Online BASIC programming workshop for the Commodore 64 with the Computer Museum of Ireland and Rob Cranley. Register here (link)
Amiga Ireland 2021 is canceled – at least, the planned event, due to the pandemic. We will meet online instead for a few hours. Sign up at the link. (link)

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