A casual chat this time without the usual news / reviews. Happy Christmas everyone. Music by http://www.pouet.net/prod.php?which=66739 #amiga #commodore #ireland #events
This time our Commodore Creative Competition takes submissions from all around the world. You don’t need to attend to enter. Entries are judged at the Amiga Ireland 2020 event in January. Below are the three categories as well as the criteria/rules for each. Only one entry per person in any one category.
Amiga Joker 30th anniversary – the original Joker team release a jubilee edition. (link)
AmiWest took place in California recently, some news on the Tabor board (revised for obsolete parts, drivers being worked on, etc.) (link)
Perry Kivolowitz has been awarded a 2019 Engineering Emmy Award for SilhouetteFX. (link)
Morpheus Wordprocessor v1.0 released supporting RTF & ODT
Continue reading “Beep! Beep!”
New C= parts as easy as “Tea; Early Grey, Hot”? 15 years of AmigaKit, new releases, crash course in AREXX & Assember programming and a great version of the Final Fight theme. All this and our usual round up of events, games and troubleshooting tips.
Tiny Aros by salvatore. A 615MB ISO which will work on emulation or hardware, like AROS. (link)
AEROS 4.3 has been released for Raspberry Pi 3 as a free download (link)
Leu, a simple spreadsheet application, which started as a excel and openoffice viewer. (link)
Continue reading “Meet the New Key, Same as the Old Key”
Peter was involved in many game projects; Foundation, Simon the Sorcerer II, Knights & Merchants: Shattered Kingdom, Feeble Files – working with RuneSoft and Epic Interactive. We talk about his past and current activity with his local Amiga community in Norwich, England.
A big donation has arrived at the museum compliments of a computer programmer who owned it. It includes an A500, monitor, Commodore Amiga monitor cover, lots of games, technical manuals and more. Thanks Pat. Here’s a 6 minute interview we had at the time.
We’re approaching the halfway point between the previous and next Amiga Ireland event. Here’s what’s been happening:
Dave Haynie is coming to Amiga Ireland 2020. What else can we say? This is incredible news. We are very much looking forward to meeting and speaking with him. Most recently Dave has written about his time with Commodore in the book Commodore: The Inside Story by David Pleasance and is some copies are available here at Amiga Kit.
Continue reading “Amiga Ireland – Half year update 👋”