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Advantage Stu?

Posted by Richard Goodwin on 17:00, 3/10/2003 | , , ,
 
Looks like Stuart Tyrrell's been a busy boy. Not content with releasing a new USB camera range for RISC OS, he's started a whole new company to ensure his future in RISC OS development.

Camera picFirst off, the camera - or cameras, as there are two versions, one with a flash and one without. These are tiny (83mm x 40mm x 27mm, or 3.27" x 1.6" x 1.04" in English) 2.1 megapixel (1600x1200) snappers with a 4x digital zoom, self timer, and on the back is a 1.5" colour TFT screen for either viewfinding or picture playback. There's even a mini tripod in the pack! They're aimed at people who don't want all the buttons and expense of the semi-professional gear sold by PhotoDesk Ltd. Oh, don't forget you need a Simtec USB card.

Standard Digital Camera : 79 + P&P + VAT = 99
Flash Digital Camera : 96 + P&P + VAT = 119
Simtec USB card: 69.95 + P&P + VAT = 89

The new company is called Advantage Six Ltd., which is so new that it doesn't even have a logo or proper website yet, but will be at http://www.advantage6.com/ RSN. Stuart Tyrrell Developments will still continue, but under the protection of Advantage Six, which is a proper Limited Company. Stu sees RISC OS product development continuing unabated, but new staff will be taken on to handle business contracts.

Nice to hear of a RISC OS related company growing! Long may it continue.
 

  Advantage Stu?
  ad (17:27 3/10/2003)
  Revin Kevin (20:52 3/10/2003)
    flibble (15:11 4/10/2003)
      ad (15:44 4/10/2003)
        rich (16:25 4/10/2003)
          Revin Kevin (20:33 5/10/2003)
 
Andrew Duffell Message #92481, posted by ad at 17:27, 3/10/2003
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Nice.... :) Petty I don't have a USB Podule :(
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Kevin Wells Message #92482, posted by Revin Kevin at 20:52, 3/10/2003, in reply to message #92481
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May be a good excuse to get one. :)
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Peter Howkins Message #92483, posted by flibble at 15:11, 4/10/2003, in reply to message #92482
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Or 83mm x 40mm x 27mm in English if you were schooled in the country past the mid 70's. :P

Peter

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Andrew Duffell Message #92484, posted by ad at 15:44, 4/10/2003, in reply to message #92483
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Kev: If only I had the money :|
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Richard Goodwin Message #92485, posted by rich at 16:25, 4/10/2003, in reply to message #92484
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Or 83mm x 40mm x 27mm in English if you were schooled in the country past the mid 70's. :P
That's just European propaganda :p

Anyway, I was schooled in the 1980s. That's why I still have to rely on what my Mum and Dad taught me. ;)

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Kevin Wells Message #92486, posted by Revin Kevin at 20:33, 5/10/2003, in reply to message #92485
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Kinetic Ditto witht he money.

The last couple of months major bills, one nearly 3 grand.

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