Volume 16, Issue 4 (December 2011)

Volume 16, Issue 4 (December 2011)
2My Home PageReflectionsKen GagneLooking back at 2011: CFFA3000, Open Apple, Steve Jobs, Ryan Suenaga, and Colorado
3Letters from the Land of ROMMisc.Jim Pittman's long affair with the Apple II, and Thomas McLaren's thanks for a Digital Dinos plug
4-7ReviewHarder, Better, Faster, StrongerMike MaginnisRich Dreher's CFFA3000 CompactFlash and USB storage interface card is the best such peripheral for the Apple II
8-9ReviewThe Last Apple IIAndy MolloyTiger Electronics' Tiger Learning Computer, a portable edutainment device that licensed the Apple IIe technology
10-11MusinGSLicense to RoarAndy MolloyInterview with Kristi Petters, former Apple employee in charge of technology licensing
12-13Cover ][ CoverThinking DifferentlyEric ShepherdReview of Walter Isaacson's Steve Jobs, the first authorized biography of Apple's co-founder, chairman, and former CEO
14-16Juiced.GS TributeThe Man Behind The MythLane Roathe, John Romero, Mark Munz, Paul Terrell, Bob BishopFormer friends and colleagues share memories of Steve Jobs
17-20Behind the ScenesEscape! From ExpectationsDavid SchmenkThe secrets behind Escape! From the Homebrew Computer Club
21,23Apple MysteriesThe Devious DesignMartin HayeThe secret in the KansasFest 2011 logo
22-23DumplinGSFounding DocumentsKen GagneApple's founding contract; Silver Platter and Gsoft BASIC reclassified as freeware; NuInput updated; David Greelish reissues Historically Brewed; 8 Bit Weapon releases DMS Drummer software
23Random NumbersMeeting the Apple IIEric ShepherdSheppy's introduction to the Apple II
24Season's GreetingsSarah WalkowiakHappy holidays from Juiced.GS!

My Home Page

Apple II ornament pattern
Embroider your own miniature Apple II! Provided to Juiced.GS under Creative Commons by designer Sarah Walkowiak. See more photos here.

Review: CFFA3000

R&D Automation
CompactFlash and USB storage interface for the Apple II.

Waiting list
Sign up for the second batch of CFFA3000 cards, due in 2012.

Discussion forum
Ask questions and receive support about the CFFA3000.

Review: TLC

Instruction manual
Hasbro’s user manual (PDF) for the Tiger Learning Computer, a portable educational tool based on the Apple IIe.

Photo gallery
Additional photographs of the TLC, courtesy Andy Molloy and Kristi Petters.

Cover ][ Cover: Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs
The first authorized biography of Steve Jobs, by Walter Isaacson.

Behind the Scenes: Escape! From The Homebrew Computer Club

David Schmenk’s homepage
Author of HBCC, with pages devoted to Apple and retrocomputing.


Apple founding contract for sale
The document that established the empire, as auctioned by Sotheby’s.

Silver Platter
Kelvin Sherlock’s NDA HTTP server, now freeware.

The Byte Works’ 16-bit implementation of the BASIC programming language, now freeware.

NuInput 2.0
Ivan Drucker’s assembly routine to replace Applesoft INPUT.

The Complete Historically Brewed
David Greelish’s Kickstarter-funded compilation of Historically Brewed newsletters

Apple II DMS Drummer Software
Chiptune music utility, from 8 Bit Weapon and Michael J. Mahon.