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CoCo Clones Quick Reference

February 13, 2020 gime2gime

TRS-80/Tandy Color Computer 3 Clones by Roger Taylor Matchbox CoCo (no OSD) Facebook group How to build FPGA configuration DE0-Nano FPGA (Cyclone IV) NanoMate board Nanolog board Plastic case Kit… …

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Site Migration to GoDaddy

January 29, 2020 gime2gime

We’re moving our site to GoDaddy hosting and it will probably go offline temporarily over the next day or two until it’s rebuilt. Sorry for the glitch, and Thanks for… …

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How Small Can A CoCo Get?

January 28, 2020 gime2gime

One of my new sayings is “You want me to turn that into a CoCo?”.  Yes, I’ve got my eye out for the next coolest FPGA-based device.  I think the… …

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NanoMate Board for the DE0-Nano

January 3, 2020 gime2gime

Since the CoCo’s logic completely resides on the DE0-Nano board, realistically jumpers can be strung from the headers to give the system the things it needs to be complete, but… …

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MIST CoCo 3 Clone In Development

January 2, 2020 gime2gime

In addition to my popular Matchbox CoCo 3 and Mr (MiSTer) CoCo 3 clones, I’ve accepted the offer to port my CoCo 3 core to the MIST system. In 2019 after I was asked by several people if I would…Read more → …

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MIST FPGA CoCo 3 In Development

January 2, 2020 gime2gime

In addition to my popular Matchbox CoCo 3 and Mr (MiSTer) CoCo 3 clones, I’ve accepted the offer to port my CoCo 3 core to the MIST system. In 2019 Bruno Silva organized a fund where numerous members of the…Read more → …

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How to get VGA for the CoCo 3

January 1, 2020 gime2gime

An illustrated review of Luis Antoniosi’s RGB2VGA converter This is a personal review of the RGB2VGA video converter designed by Luis Antoniosi. First, let me say that it is high time that the CoCo community get some real quality video and experience the CoCo in a new way. Numerous people… …

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Projector-3’s Framework

January 1, 2020 gime2gime

As the developer of the Projector-3 graphics viewer one thing I had to consider was the constant requests for features from the CoCo audience. I also wanted to make it possible for users to add decoders and encoders to the…Read more → …

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Co Co Co! Merry Christmas!

November 17, 2019 gime2gime

Not to be opened until Christmas 2019!  Available for sale for a limited time, so please Buy Now. The CoCo Christmas 2019 DVD is jammed packed with CoCo goodies, including virtual disk software and games, CoCo emulators, and certain undisclosed…Read more → …

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The NitrOS-9 Boot Process Explained

February 25, 2019 gime2gime

The NitrOS-9 boot process involves 2 binary lumps. The first is named (in the makefile target) KERNELFILE_xxx and the second is named BOOTFILE_yyy – where xxx and yyy identify variants targeting different hardware configurations. In this description they will be…