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RISC OS Direct Videos -4. Networking

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:08, 18/9/2020 |
 
The latest edition of the RISC OS Direct Youtube videos (episode 4).
 
This 24 minute episode is all about Networking. The focus is mainly on RaspberryPi but everything is relevent to any other RISC OS machine.
 
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PhotoFiler get first update in 12 years

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:19, 7/9/2020 | ,
 
PhotoFiler is a long-standing RISC OS application. It is now freeware, and have just received its first update in 12 years thanks to Dave Thomas.
 
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Iris browser continues to evolve

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:26, 1/9/2020 |
 
Development of the Irs web browser has continued during 2020, with RISC OS Developments providing updates to their shareholders in June and August. So how is it developing?
 
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Rougol August meeting welcomes Cloverleaf Project

Posted by Mark Stephens on 21:45, 17/8/2020 |
 
Rougol is still online on Zoom and tonight we welcomed Stefan Fröhling to talk about Cloverleaf and ChatCube (which was also being used by attendees). One of the benefits of being online is that distance to London is no longer an issue - Stefan was talking from Thailand and many of the attendees would not usually be able to make the London meet-up. Despite the clash with the Wakefield Club meeting, over 40 people attended.
 
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How fast is RPC-Emu?

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:52, 7/8/2020 |
 
In 2016, we published 2 articles (Native versus emulation parts 1 and 2 using the benchmarks from Chris Hall comparison of RISC OS machines. He has lots of scores for other systems there.
 
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Impression Publisher reaches release 4c

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:44, 24/7/2020 |
 
The Impression family of DTP products for RISC OS seems to be undergoing something of a revival at present. Impression Style (the standard version of the product) is now free, while Impression-X, the high end version, is now back in active development with Richard Keefe. He is running a subscription scheme providing updated versions of Impression-X.
 
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Tom Williamson talks to Rougol online

Posted by Mark Stephens on 21:33, 20/7/2020 |
 
Rougol has moved online and tonight we had Tom Williamson as the speaker.
 
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Archive 24:6 reviewed

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:39, 10/7/2020 |
 
Archive 24:6 has now been sent out to subscribers (in a nice biodegradable poly bag). This is a landmark issue in a number of ways. With the sad death of Jim Nagel earlier this year, the edition has been finished off by Jim's sons as a tribute to Jim. So this is the last Nagel edited edition and the last magazine in Volume 24.
 
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Rougol talk goes remote for Lockdown

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NetSurf reaches version 3.10

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RISC OS Direct Videos -3. Gaming and emulation

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RISC OS Direct Videos -2. Setting up and User interface

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RISC OS Direct Videos -1. Getting started with RISC OS

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Amcog Games Scuba Hunter reviewed

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