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Jason Tribbeck talks sound to ROUGOL

Posted by Mark Stephens on 21:30, 19/10/2020 |
 
One of the great successes of the summer has been the ROUGOL online meetings on Zoom. Being online instead of in London has allowed a much wider range of speakers and attendees. The talks start at 7:45pm on Zoom, and there is usually chat before and after the meetings. There are usually 30-40 people attending.
 
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Impression Free newsletters

Posted by Mark Stephens on 08:37, 6/10/2020 |
 
With Impression Style now freely available and running on cheap modern hardware and Impression being actively developed, the Impression family is back as a serious DTP contender.
 
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DDE 29 release from ROOL

Posted by Mark Stephens on 08:48, 30/9/2020 |
 
DDE 29 was released by ROOL at the London Show and continues to evolve. ROOL has now released DDE29c. The Desktop Development Environment is a set of development tools for RISC OS covering Assembler, C/C++ and BASIC. These include tools to write, and debug your programs, the ToolBox to create the GUI interface and the ABC BASIC compiler.
 
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RISC OS Direct Videos -4. Networking

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:08, 18/9/2020 |
 
The latest edition of the RISC OS Direct Youtube videos (episode 4).
 
This 24 minute episode is all about Networking. The focus is mainly on RaspberryPi but everything is relevent to any other RISC OS machine.
 
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PhotoFiler get first update in 12 years

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:19, 7/9/2020 | ,
 
PhotoFiler is a long-standing RISC OS application. It is now freeware, and have just received its first update in 12 years thanks to Dave Thomas.
 
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Iris browser continues to evolve

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:26, 1/9/2020 |
 
Development of the Irs web browser has continued during 2020, with RISC OS Developments providing updates to their shareholders in June and August. So how is it developing?
 
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Rougol August meeting welcomes Cloverleaf Project

Posted by Mark Stephens on 21:45, 17/8/2020 |
 
Rougol is still online on Zoom and tonight we welcomed Stefan Fröhling to talk about Cloverleaf and ChatCube (which was also being used by attendees). One of the benefits of being online is that distance to London is no longer an issue - Stefan was talking from Thailand and many of the attendees would not usually be able to make the London meet-up. Despite the clash with the Wakefield Club meeting, over 40 people attended.
 
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How fast is RPC-Emu?

Posted by Mark Stephens on 07:52, 7/8/2020 |
 
In 2016, we published 2 articles (Native versus emulation parts 1 and 2 using the benchmarks from Chris Hall comparison of RISC OS machines. He has lots of scores for other systems there.
 
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Impression Publisher reaches release 4c

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Tom Williamson talks to Rougol online

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Archive 24:6 reviewed

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Rougol talk goes remote for Lockdown

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NetSurf reaches version 3.10

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RISC OS Direct Videos -3. Gaming and emulation

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