log in | register | forums
Show:
Go:
Forums
Username:

Password:

User accounts
Register new account
Forgot password
Forum stats
List of members
Search the forums

Advanced search
Recent discussions
- July News round-up (News:)
- AMCS free versions are live! (Gen:26)
- Cogwheel graphic? (select switcher Icon) (Gen:17)
- Rougol July talk (News:)
- Iris July update (News:2)
- July Rougol meeting goes hybrid (News:)
- FOURtress reviewed as a Linux machine (News:1)
- TextEase Reviewed - Turtle Graphics (News:1)
- June News Round-up (News:)
- Rougol June Talk - RISC OS...RM days with Mike Stephens (News:3)
Related articles
- TextEase Reviewed - Turtle Graphics
- ROOL updates DDE to release 30
- RISC OS London Show 2020
- RISC OS London 2020 talks
- PhotoFiler get first update in 12 years
- July News round-up
- Iris July update
- FOURtress reviewed as a Linux machine
- June News Round-up
- Rougol June talk is next week
Latest postings RSS Feeds
RSS 2.0 | 1.0 | 0.9
Atom 0.3
Misc RDF | CDF
Site Search
 
Article archives
The Icon Bar: News and features: RISC OS Developments moves into hardware
 

RISC OS Developments moves into hardware

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:35, 3/12/2019 | ,
 
Despite claiming to be a software Company, you may have noticed at recent RISC OS shows that they have also quietly diversified into hardware.
 



 
As this is a RISC OS review, the first thing we will focus is the choice to return to a blue theme. Personally I thought this argument had been settled long ago in favour of green (which is no longer even an option). ROD were not available for comment on the subject...
 
That aside, the cup works very well. There is only one capacity option but it seems a sensible default which most users will find acceptable. In practice, I found it worked well for drinking before it went cold. I tried a wide range of teas, coffees and other beverages and found no compatibility issues. It is very stable in use and I experienced no crashes or spills with it.
 
RISC OS Developments have produced the cups with the twin intent of raising awareness and cash and it seems to work well on both fronts.
 
ROD website 
  RISC OS Developments moves into hardware
  krisa (11:47 6/12/2019)
  Bucksboy (20:13 6/12/2019)
    markee174 (20:39 6/12/2019)
      flibble (16:24 7/12/2019)
        nytrex (21:26 7/12/2019)
 
Kris Adcock Message #124653, posted by krisa at 11:47, 6/12/2019
Member
Posts: 62
It's this kind of comprehensive review that keeps me visiting.
  ^[ Log in to reply ]
 
George Greenfield Message #124654, posted by Bucksboy at 20:13, 6/12/2019, in reply to message #124653
Member
Posts: 81
Absolutely. This hardware clearly needs, and has received, a comprehensive ‘soak’ test.
  ^[ Log in to reply ]
 
Mark Stephens Message #124655, posted by markee174 at 20:39, 6/12/2019, in reply to message #124654
Does all the
work around here

Posts: 98
And plenty of mug shots
  ^[ Log in to reply ]
 
Peter Howkins Message #124656, posted by flibble at 16:24, 7/12/2019, in reply to message #124655
flibble

Posts: 881
RISC OS breaks into the china market.
  ^[ Log in to reply ]
 
Alan Robertson Message #124657, posted by nytrex at 21:26, 7/12/2019, in reply to message #124656
Member
Posts: 56
RISC OS breaks into the china market.
Best of the one liners yet big smile 11/10
  ^[ Log in to reply ]
 

The Icon Bar: News and features: RISC OS Developments moves into hardware