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cyanIIde Web-Based Apple IIe Emulator

July 27, 2021 Paleotronic Magazine

cyanIIde is a subset of our microM8 Apple II emulator meant to run on lower-power systems such as the Raspberry Pi and in the browser. This page contains an early release of the WebAssembly version. [more…] The post cyanIIde Web-Based Apple IIe Emulator appeared first on Paleotronic Magazine. …

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Run BBC BASIC… on the Apple II!

July 21, 2021 Paleotronic Magazine

The BBC Microcomputer made by Acorn UK apparently has a central API by which its language ROMs communicated with the hardware inside the computer. This means that by creating a series of shims, one can [more…] The post Run BBC BASIC… on the Apple II! appeared first on Paleotronic Magazine. …

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Introducing The Print Shop Club!

July 12, 2021 Paleotronic Magazine

We’re working on a new web-based Apple II emulator (a fork of microM8) called CyanIIde, and we realized that you can do nifty things with browser-based emulators, such as generate and download PDF files of [more…] The post Introducing The Print Shop Club! appeared first on Paleotronic Magazine. …

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Paleotronic’s 12 Years of Retro Christmas Returns… Again!

December 13, 2020 Paleotronic Magazine

Did you miss it last year? Well, here’s another chance to check out Paleotronic’s 12 years of Retro-Christmas, a series of 12 mini-mags looking back at consumer electronics covering the years 1980-1991. It was the [more…] The post Paleotronic’s 12 Years of Retro Christmas Returns… Again! appeared first on Paleotronic …

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The Oregon Trail of DEATH!

October 16, 2020 Paleotronic Magazine

The Oregon Trail is an 3490 km route from Kansas City, Missouri to the Willamette Valley in what was the Oregon Territory, now Oregon State. The trail covers the modern-day American states of Kansas, Nebraska, [more…] The post The Oregon Trail of DEATH! appeared first on Paleotronic Magazine. …

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The Devilish Case of the Portable Computer

October 15, 2020 Paleotronic Magazine

by Melody Ayres-Griffiths Trick or treaters had been coming and going all night, but their flow had slowed to a trickle after the skies over Schenectady, New York had opened up, drenching anyone who dared [more…] The post The Devilish Case of the Portable Computer appeared first on Paleotronic Magazine. …

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Halloween Electronics Project: Screaming Jack

October 14, 2020 Paleotronic Magazine

We have a Hallowe’en-themed electronic project for you: a motion-activated “screaming” audio generator for your Jack O’Lantern or other spooky decoration. Ghosts, goblins and integrated circuits?  Electronic devices are a fairly common part of Hallowe’en [more…] The post Halloween Electronics Project: Screaming Jack appeared first on Paleotronic Magazine. …

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Chip to be Scared: the BBC Radiophonic Workshop

October 13, 2020 Paleotronic Magazine

As a child born in the seventies and who grew up in the eighties one of my biggest memories is of the long running BBC science fiction show Doctor Who. It was pretty much always [more…] The post Chip to be Scared: the BBC Radiophonic Workshop appeared first on Paleotronic …