This month on Open Apple we sit down with Henry Courbis, co-proprietor of Ultimate Micro, serial entrepreneur, and Open Source guy. Henry is boldly going where no hobbyist has gone before, by making Apple II hardware his real day job. If anyone can do it, Ultimate Micro can! We talk massive modem phone bills, phreaking, […]
Big Mess o’ Wires introduces Floppy Emu Model B
Steve Chamberlain has revised his successful Floppy Emu product and added additional enhancements for vintage Apple II and Macintosh users. Check out Steve’s intro attached below.
Warren Ernst starts new ‘zine “Old Tech | New Tech” with apple II content
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Mike Harvey of Nibble magazine to deliver keynote at KansasFest 2016
KansasFest 2016, the 28th annual Apple II convention, is scheduled for July 19 – 24 in Kansas City, Missouri. Mike Harvey, a business executive, salesperson, technologist, project manager, entrepreneur, programmer, and best known in the Apple community as the founder and publisher of Nibble magazine, will join us with a keynote presentation. Harvey started his […]
David Finnigan’s Marina IP stack now Uthernet II compatible
Announcement copied from Usenet comp.sys.apple2 The January 2016 edition of Marina is compatible with the new Uthernet II from a2RetroSystems. Find updated demo disk, user’s manual, and source code at the Marina web site. The source code disk also has some sample programs that use the Uthernet II’s built-in TCP/IP stack. Marina’s Uthernet II driver […]
Mockingboard v1a and SSI-263 back in stock at UltimateMicro
Henry Courbis has informed us that the Mockingboard v1a ($85 USD) and SSI-263P Speech Synthesis Chip ($65 USD) are back in stock, thanks to Tom Arnold. They won’t last very long.
Berlin GeekFest 2015 recordings (how did we miss these?) with Andy Hertzfeld, Randy Wigginton, Daniel Kotke and more
Seriously, how did we miss these cool recordings? You can listen to them here.
David Caldwell’s Apple II Plus simulator updated
Check it out here. It features an interesting TV emulation that looks totally whack on a faux Monitor II. Several disk images and various controls are located at the bottom of the page. Have fun!