Jeff Fink, author of the popular Apple II role-playing game Silvern Castle, has announced that Silvern Castle 7.6 will be released by the end of September. In addition to a bug fix, the new version adds a utility that lets you transfer characters from party to party and undelete accidentally deleted characters. We’ll post the […]
A.P.P.L.E. to distribute GEOS with manual on CD-ROM
The A.P.P.L.E. user group will, in early September, begin selling a CD-ROM containing the recently-reclassified as freeware GEOS operating system as well as the manual in PDF format.
A.P.P.L.E. to meet on August 28th
The August meeting of the Apple Pugetsound Program Library Exchange will be held at 6:00 PM Pacific Time on August 28th. As usual, the meeting will be held online. One copy of the Golden Orchard CD-ROM will be given away at the meeting.
Apple II version of GEOS operating system now freeware
Breadbox Computer Company, the current owners of the GEOS software copyright, has reclassified GEOS as freeware and made it available for download as a zipped bundle of disk images. You can download this graphical operating system for 8-bit Apple II computers from their web site.
David Eyes selling ORCA 65816 core posters
David Eyes (of Lichty & Eyes’ Programming the Apple IIGS in Assembly Language fame) is selling ORCA/HOST 65816 posters for $20 apiece. These posters show an enlargement of the 65816’s circuitry.These were originally published back when ORCA was distributed by Hayden Software, in order to promote the ORCA/M assembler. Talk about a great decoration for […]
AtariArchives.org posts The Best of Creative Computing Volume 3 on the web
Our friends at AtariArchives.org have posted The Best of Creative Computing Volume 3 on the web for your enjoyment.This book, published in 1980, contains over 300 pages of reviews, articles, and programs published by Creative Computing in 1977. Of particular interest to Apple II users — an article covering the first West Coast Computer Faire, […]
Call-A.P.P.L.E. Magazine Complete Collection shipment delayed
A.P.P.L.E. has delayed the release of this collection until September 1, due to production problems and the need to re-scan some pages. A.P.P.L.E. asks people that have preordered the product to please be patient, and offers its apologies for the delay.
A.P.P.L.E. to reproduce /// Cheers
The Apple /// oriented floppy disk magazine /// Cheers!™, which was produced by A.P.P.L.E. during the 1984-1985 time period, will be reproduced.Originally distributed on 5.25? floppy disks, this magazine will be reproduced in PDF format and made available in the coming weeks for all A.P.P.L.E. members to download. The original disk images will also be […]
July Call-A.P.P.L.E. magazine coming this week
The July issue has been delayed due to its length, but should be available within the next couple of days. This issue will include source code, manuals, and the latest news. For members that have a CD subscription, the magazine will be mailed next Monday, and will contain both the July and August issues.
CompactFlash For Apple card now has an Apple /// driver
There is now an Apple /// driver that lets Apple /// users install and use Rich Dreher’s CFFA CompactFlash adapter card.