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Apple II Quickies (09-21-09)

The premier 8-bit Apple II emulator for Mac OS X Virtual ][ 6.3.1 is out, squashing a nasty bug. David Schmidt updates (our favorite disk transfer tool) ADTPro to 1.1.3 and Ryan Suenaga gets the lowdown from Mt. KeiraFest via Andrew Roughan in the latest edition of A2Unplugged #0033.

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Carte Blanche shipping

The first batch of the highly anticipated Carte Blanche card is now shipping. Apple II enthusiasts who reserved a CB are being notified that their card is ready for shipment. Carte Blanche has been completed and your remaining card is now ready for delivery. All cards have been fully tested, packed and are ready to […]

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Get Lamp distribution survey

Jason Scott, creator of BBS: The Documentary, continues his work on his next project: a documentary of text adventures entitled Get Lamp. Media distribution has changed much in the four years since Scott’s last release, and he’s looking for his audience’s perspective on how they want this next documentary delivered. To that end, he has […]

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CFFA3000 prototype debuts

Rich Dreher’s CFFA3000 prototype has made its public debut (at least an assembled version has). It doesn’t work yet; Rich says there is still much work to be done with the card’s logic before it’s ready… but if all goes as planned, the new card is projected to be completed by mid-2010. In addition to […]

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Vintage Computer Festival East 6.0

The sixth annual Vintage Computer Festival East will be held September 12-13 at the InfoAge Science Center in Wall, New Jersey. VCF is a public event celebrating the history of computers from the 1940s – 1980s.  Each day’s morning events include lectures and workshops, while the afternoons offer an open exhibit hall where classic computers […]