February 22nd, 2003

Computer Controller Cookbook now available online

The team at AtariArchives.org has announced that the full text of the classic book The Computer Controller Cookbook by Tom & Kelda Riley is available online. This book includes instructions for building various types of electronic devices to connect to your Apple II or 8-bit Atari computer, including sketch pads, steering wheels, foot pedals, joysticks, sound activated controllers, and more. Also included are chapters on rebuilding joysticks and paddles and much more. AtariArchives.org is also looking for Apple II lovers to help put more classic Apple books online..

February 15th, 2003

February 2003 issue of The Lamp! released

Lyle Syverson has released the February 2003 issue of The Lamp!, the popular monthly look back at the goings-on on the Apple II forums on Syndicomm Online and Delphi..

February 14th, 2003

25th anniversary issue of Call-A.P.P.L.E. released

The latest issue of Call-A.P.P.L.E. magazine–which is distributed in PDF format–is now available for download at the A.P.P.L.E. web site..

February 12th, 2003

Vintage Computer Festival to auction Apple 1 computer

The Vintage Computer Festival has announced its third Apple 1 auction, to take place from Friday, February 21 through Sunday, February 23. This nice unit includes the original Apple 1 motherboard and cassette interface board, as well as an original after-market wooden enclosure, Datanetics keyboard, and power supply. Also includes reproductions of the Apple 1 operation manual, preliminary Apple BASIC Users Manual, Cassette Interface Manual, Apple 1 BASIC on cassette, and Apple 1 advertisement. It is in non-functioning condition..

February 12th, 2003

Vintage Computer Festival Europa scheduled for May 3-4

The fourth annual Vintage Computer Festival Europa will be held on May 3 and 4 at the Mehrzweckhalle des ESV M√ľnchen Ost in Munich, Germany..

February 10th, 2003

Apple II News & Notes for January 2003 released

Howard Katz has released the January issue of Apple II News & Notes. Download.

February 10th, 2003

Princeton Apple User Group to meet February 14

PAUG will meet on Friday, February 14, at 7:30 PM in Dave Ciotti’s basement. This month’s meeting will include an Apple IIGS demonstration, although Dave is being secretive about specifics..

February 10th, 2003

Aurora Area Apple Core to meet February 13

The Aurora, Illinois based AAAC will meet on February 13 at 7:00 PM at 900 North Lake Street in Aurora, in the basement community room. After a short business meeting, the evening’s program will demonstrate Apple II publishing for newsletters, or publications like Juiced.GS..

February 10th, 2003

South Bay Apple Computer Club to meet February 11

SBACC of Torrance, California, will meet at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, February 11, in the preschool of the Church of Christ at 3525 Maricopa St. in Torrance..