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Applesauce FDC Client Updated to Version 1.0.5

September 4, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

John Morris has announced the immediate availability of the latest version of the Applesauce Floppy Disk Controller client software.   Applesauce FDC client version 1.05 will add a myriad of fixes and enhancements including: New disk visualization system. Better performance and the output file sizes are 30% of what they used …

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Apple II DiskBrowser Updated

August 8, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

Denis Molony has released a new version of the Apple II Disk Browser.  The latest update to the popular disk browsing utility includes updates to the graphics handling within the program.  You can download Version 1.0.28 of the Apple II Disk Browser JAR from the Disk Browser github releases page …

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DiskBrowser 1.0.26 Released

July 20, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

Denis Molony has announce the immediate availability of version 1.0.26 of his Apple II DiskBrowser program. DiskBrowser is a Java based browsing program which allows users to view the contents of their Apple II disk images in native formats. DiskBrowser supports all of the popular disk image formats including John …

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Virtual II Version 8.5 Released

July 7, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

Gerard Putter, creator and curator of Virtual II the emulator, has announced a new version of the software.   Virtual II is the premier Apple II emulator for Mac OS X and has been consistently updated for more than 10 years now. Version 8.5 was released today with a host of …

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A2osX Updated to version 0.92

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

For those of you who have been following the A2osX project, there is now a new version of the Source and Build floppies available for download from the A2osX Github repository. The brainchild of Rémy Gibert, A2osX aims to be a multitasking operating system for the Apple II much like …

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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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Multitasking Operating System for the Apple II

April 15, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

Over the past year or so, Remy Gibert has been working on a multi-tasking operating system for the Apple II.  The system, which appears to be much like Unix / Linux, is well into development with a good portion of the system completed.  The goal of A2osX as Remy has …

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AppleCommander 1.4.0 Has Been Released

March 11, 2018 Call-A.P.P.L.E.

For those of you who have suffered long with the old version of Apple Commander, your cries have been answered. AppleCommander 1.4.0, which allows users to manipulate Apple II Disk images, has now been released.   According to the new GitHub page, changes in the new package include: We migrated from …