Get Lamp, the text adventure documentary from Jason Scott, is now available for pre-order. The film, which will debut at the PAX East convention in Boston this March, costs $40 USD plus shipping. The package includes a two-DVD set with dozens of interviews; interactive, branching paths; retro-style package artwork; actual text adventures, including Eamon for […]
ADT Pro 1.1.4 released
David Schmidt has posted ADTPro 1.1.4 on SourceForge. This release hopefully addresses a long-standing packet acknowledgement bug. New functionality: * [Server] Re-scan for serial ports every time the serial config gui comes up; detects USB port changes. Bug fixes: * [Server] Fixed a protocol bug that made the server abort when it received garbled acknowledgement […]
New Apple-1.org site caters to Apple 1 and clones
Apple 1 enthusiasts have a new web site to check out: Apple-1.org, run by Cameron Cooper. It’s new, so it’s light on content but otherwise it’s off to a great start focusing on Mike Willegal’s Apple 1 clone project.
Apple II to Mac intelligent serial terminal file transfers
Use the Mac OS X Terminal and the rz and sz commands to make exchanging files between a Mac and an Apple II fast and easy.
Giving Darth Vader a mind probe (without resorting to using a probe droid)
This weekend, I had a conversation with an old friend of mine that I hadn’t talked to in quite some time. During the course of catching up I had mentioned to my computer-phobic pal that I had purchased an Apple IIe about a year ago, had become familiar with the old languages, methods, operating systems. […]
Brutal Deluxe movie night
Welcome to the World of Apple II Video Overlay Apple Happiness The Apple Zone Enhancing AppleWorks Part 1/4 Enhancing AppleWorks Part 2/4 Enhancing AppleWorks Part 3/4 Enhancing AppleWorks Part 4/4
Joe Kohn of Shareware Solutions II passes away
Sadly, we’ve heard news that Joe Kohn of Shareware Solutions II has passed away. Joe Kohn was a long time Apple II user and advocate for the Apple II Community. Through his efforts, several software packages and niche Apple II publications were saved from oblivion and remained commercially available through his site. We are reposting […]