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Video episode 222 – Live from CCAG – Interview with Doug Bell

July 26, 2021 CoCoTALK!

CoCoTALK! episode 222 – Live from CCAG – Interview with Doug Bell We’ll be providing live coverage of the Cleveland Classic Console & Arcade Gaming Show thanks to Jason “CoCoMan” Reighard.  Check them out at https://www.ccagshow.com/ We also got to chat with Doug Bell, head the GameON! results, news, and …

CoCoTALK!
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Episode 222 – Live from CCAG – Interview with Doug Bell

July 26, 2021 CoCoTALK!

CoCoTALK! episode 222 – Live from CCAG – Interview with Doug Bell We’ll be providing live coverage of the Cleveland Classic Console & Arcade Gaming Show thanks to Jason “CoCoMan” Reighard.  Check them out at https://www.ccagshow.com/ We also got to chat with Doug Bell, head the GameON! results, news, and …

Sub-Etha Software
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C: (too) many happy returns…

July 21, 2021 Sub-Etha Software

Here’s another quick C thing… One of the jobs I had used a pretty complete coding style guide for C. One of the things they insisted on was only one “return” in any function that returns values. For example: int function(int x) { if (x == 1) { return 100; …

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Video episode 221 – Sheldon MacDonald

July 18, 2021 CoCoTALK!

This week’s special guest is Sheldon MacDonald, who has done a lot of cool projects for the CoCo.  He recently released a very nice game “Treasure Island Defense” which is on a cartridge, and support a few different sound chips, he’s made cool custom CoCo controllers, and he’s working on …

CoCoTALK!
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Episode 221 – Sheldon MacDonald

July 18, 2021 CoCoTALK!

This week’s special guest is Sheldon MacDonald, who has done a lot of cool projects for the CoCo.  He recently released a very nice game “Treasure Island Defense” which is on a cartridge, and support a few different sound chips, he’s made cool custom CoCo controllers, and he’s working on …

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Joust on the CoCo 3 update – Now plays demo screen

July 18, 2021 Glen's Weblog

I’ve been working on a couple projects. The first is a new loader program for the CoCo 3 that uses the excellent ZX0 compression by Einar Saukas and the efficient and fast 6809 decompression routine written by Doug Masten. The … Continue reading → …

Sub-Etha Software
Blogs

char versus C versus C#

July 15, 2021 Sub-Etha Software

I am mostly a simple C programmer, but I do touch a bit of C# at my day job. If you don’t think about what is going on behind the scenes, languages like Java and C# are quite fun to work with. For instance, if I was pulling bytes out …

CoCoTALK!
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Video episode 220 – Markus Blumrich

July 11, 2021 CoCoTALK!

CoCoTALK! episode 220 – Markus Blumrich Today we’ll speak with Markus Blumrich who hosted one of the original Color Computer “super sites” on the internet and hear some fun and fascinating stories from the CoCo glory days. We’ll also introduce a new segment from Game Designer Rick Adams: Raiders of …