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Rougol talk goes remote for Lockdown

Posted by Mark Stephens on 21:28, 15/6/2020 |
 
With the lockdown still impacting our lives, and pubs closed, the June Rougol talk moved online with a Zoom presentation by Tony Cheal about the development and history of Ace Computing (Euclid, Mogul, ArcLight, Tween, Splice and Apollonius).
 
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NetSurf reaches version 3.10

Posted by Mark Stephens on 08:48, 5/6/2020 |
 
If you have been busy watching the new browsers Iris and OWB develop for RISC OS, you may have forgotten about NetSurf. This started life on RISC OS and is now multi-platform (with versions for Windows and Linux as well as Haiku, Amiga, and Atari. The last big release was July 2019.
 
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RISC OS Direct Videos -3. Gaming and emulation

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:25, 15/5/2020 | ,
 
So far, 3 videos have been published on youtube to encourage people to use RISC OS.
 
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RISC OS Direct Videos -2. Setting up and User interface

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:22, 8/5/2020 | ,
 
Video 2 picks up from the introductory video which showed up how to setup a Raspberry Pi with RISC OS and gave us a very brief overview about how to use it.
 
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RISC OS Direct Videos -1. Getting started with RISC OS

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:58, 1/5/2020 | ,
 
This is the first in a series of free videos on YouTube, aimed at encouraging new users to try RISC OS. It is hosted by Tom Williamson (who we interviewed in 2016). Tom runs the wifi sheep youtube channel.
 
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Amcog Games Scuba Hunter reviewed

Posted by Mark Stephens on 08:22, 10/4/2020 |
 
One of my highlights at the recent South-West Show was the chance to play (and buy!), the latest game from Amcog Games.
 
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Drag'n'Drop Winter 2020 edition reviewed

Posted by Mark Stephens on 10:36, 3/4/2020 | ,
 

Drag'n'Drop magazine is now back into a regular publishing schedule. The latest edition was released at the recent South-West Show and reviewed here.
 
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Moving to RPCEmu for RISC OS on my Mac

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:44, 13/3/2020 | ,
 
In a previous article I wrote about how the new version of MacOS would no longer run my current emulator. While there are some hacky work arounds for Virtual RISCPC, there is no indication of an update which will allow it to run on the new MacOS release.
 
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RISC OS Direct RISC OS release - first impressions

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Amcog's latest game Star Mine reviewed

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RISC OS Developments moves into hardware

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Drag'n'Drop Autumn 2019 edition reviewed

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Archive 24:5 Reviewed

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5 websites I can now access properly with RISC OS

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