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The Apple II Cassette Repository Reaches 670 Tapes

April 19, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

For many years, Brutal Deluxe’s Antoine Vignau has been running the Apple II Cassette  Repository, a site dedicated to gathering all of the Apple II software distributed on cassette tape.  With the additions to the site this week, the repository has reached a whopping 670 entries. The latest addition to …

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Apple IIgs BBSing with the WiModem232 OLED

April 19, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

The Vintage Geek Blog has a nice write up on BBSing with the WiModem-232 OLED.   If you were wondering about the WiModem 232 or how to get started, the Vintage Geek takes you through the gamut of the setup and connecting with a series of easy to understand photos. Check …

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Star Ring: Abusing the PCB Fab

April 19, 2018 Big Mess o' Wires

Why use a PCB silkscreen when you could showcase the shiny gold metal layer? Why build a rectangular board when you could have strange and wonderful shapes? And why settle for a dull LED flasher when you could have something crazy? I went a little bit overboard with this