Apple II

Apple II Prints Off The Breaking News

January 19, 2021 Hackaday

These days, we’re alerted to the rise of Bitcoin and the fall of nations via little buzzes from the smartphones in our pocket. Go back fifty years or so and it was all a bit more romantic, with noisy teletype machines delivering hot tips straight to the newsroom for broadcast …

Sub-Etha Software

Benchmarking the CoCo keyboard – part 7

January 18, 2021 Sub-Etha Software

See also: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 6, part 7 and more (coming “soon”). NOTE: This one is gonna jump around a bit, referring to examples in the previous installment, so hang tight… Some comments from the previous installment, where I shared some code …

Break Into Chat

“Creaks” scene 45: Goat glitch

January 17, 2021 Break Into Chat

I have long loved playing games by Amanita Design with my kids, particularly “Machinarium.” They create such stellar worlds with interesting characters, without a single word of intelligible dialogue. So it was like Christmas in January when I read on Twitter that Amanita had released a game called “Creaks” in …