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Archive magazine announces revised publishing schedule for 2021

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:19, 7/1/2021 |
 
Having successfully taken over and published his first edition of Archive magazine (doubtless a steep learning curve he seemed to very successfully negotiate), the new editor (Gavin Smith) has announced sightly revised plans for the 2021 publishing schedule.
 
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Online events for 2021

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:36, 4/1/2021 |
 
While we still continue to live in 'interesting times' in 2021, and most of us are confined to our homes, there are still lots of RISC OS related events for you to join in.
 
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December News round-up

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:30, 31/12/2020 |
 
Some things we noticed this month. What did you see?
 
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Cloverleaf drops promise of including retro games with Kickstarter rewards (Updated)

Posted by Andrew Poole on 17:53, 22/12/2020 | , , , ,
 
Banned from CloverleafFollowing an odd saga over the weekend involving Facebook group bans, deleted comments and generally hostile responses, the Cloverleaf project have this evening posted an update to their Kickstarter page noting that due to legal concerns, their previous promises of including a large collection of games with the project's rewards will no longer be fulfilled. Instead, Cloverleaf will provide a way to download games from other sources.
 
Previously, Cloverleaf had promised a number of emulators and "enough games to discover and play for at least 1 year" as well as illustrating their project's posts with pictures of popular games such as Doom, Lemmings, Elite, Myst and Duke Nukem 3D.
 
In the short statement on the Kickstarter project's updates page, Cloverleaf explained:
 
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Fuse Sinclair Spectrum emulator updated to 1.5.7

Posted by Mark Stephens on 16:06, 15/12/2020 |
 
If you pine after the days of playing games on the Sinclair Spectrum, you will be excited to learn that the Cloverleaf project have produced a RISC OS version of the Fuse emulator using the latest 2018 sources. There is already an older version of Fuse for RISC OS which dates back to 2012 here.
 
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CDVDBurn now updated to version 3

Posted by Mark Stephens on 09:20, 14/12/2020 |
 
It is exciting to see lots of RISC OS software receiving updates in recent months. The latest good news is version 3 of CDVDBurn. This stalwart now runs on all RISC OS machines which have RISC OS 5.24 or later installed.
 
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Andrew Rawnsley speaks at ROUGOL December meeting

Posted by Mark Stephens on 14:38, 11/12/2020 |
 
ROUGOL have arranged a December meeting with none other than Andrew Rawnsley on Monday 14th December. He will be providing updates on things that both R-CompInfo and RISC OS Developments have been working on in 2020 and hopefully being indiscrete about plans for 2021.
 
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November News round-up

Posted by Mark Stephens on 06:36, 27/11/2020 |
 
Some things we noticed this month. What did you see?
 
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Free online build service for RISC OS

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ROOL updates DDE to release 30

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October News round-up

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RISC OS London Show 2020

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RISC OS London 2020 talks

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RISC OS Interview with Stefan Fröhling

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