Floppy Days 120 – ZX Spectrum Part 5 – Tech Specs with Chris Smith

December 2, 2022 FloppyDays

Welcome to Floppy Days #120 for November, 2022.  And I’m your host, Randy Kindig.  I hope everyone is well. We are currently covering the very productive year for home computers of 1982.  This episode is the continuation of a multi-episode arc that covers the Spectrum through all the usual topics.  …


290 – CoCo Nation

November 27, 2022 CoCoTALK!

Episode 290 of CoCoTALK! announces the dawn of the CoCo Nation, tune in and hear about the future of the show.   …

Retro Computing Roundtable

RCR Episode 259: Little bit taller, COBOLler

November 23, 2022 Retro Computing Roundtable

Panelists: Paul Hagstrom (hosting), Quinn Dunki, and Carrington Vanston Topic: Little bit taller, COBOLler We consider 1959, and mostly come up with COBOL, then spend some time in an engagement-generating excercise, not quite remembering a remarkable number of things. Topic/Feedback links: COBOL at Britannica.com COBOL at Smithsonian. Grace Hopper …


289 – Jumping Joey Launch party

November 20, 2022 CoCoTALK!

289 – Jumping Joey Launch party Nick Marentes has launched another hit! https://nickmarentes.com/ProjectArchive/jumpingjoey.html Custom artwork designed by Instagram artist Joel M. Adams: https://www.instagram.com/artistjoelmadams Custom CoCoTALK! and retro merchandise is available at:  http://8bit256.com Consider becoming a patron of the show:  https://patreon.com/ogsteviestrow Email any suggestions you have for the show to cocotalk@cocotalk.live …

TRS-80 Trash Talk

We’ve Switched Podcast Feed Providers!

November 17, 2022 TRS-80 Trash Talk

Unfortunately, our long time podcast feed service Cyberears is shutting down.  So, we’ve had to migrate to a new feed provider, Libsyn.  We don’t anticipate any interruptions to your podcast feeds but please do let us know if you run into any difficulties, like missing or incorrect episodes matching to …

2600 Game by Game
Atari consoles

Gauntlet by Answer Software

November 16, 2022 2600 Game by Game

Welcome to the show! In this episode I will tell you what I know about Gauntlet by Answer Software. Other than how to play, it’s not much; although I am very confident in telling you that this is NOT a port of the Atari arcade game Gauntlet. I can also …