Volume 18, Issue 3 (September 2013)

Volume 18, Issue 3 (September 2013)
2My Home PageA New InvestmentKen GagneKansasFest looks different after 11 years on the planning committee.
3-4II's CompanySteven WeyhrichA look at the founding and popular early releases of Electronic Arts (EA). (Part 2/2)
5-9Event coverageRead/Write MemoriesKen GagneRandy Wigginton, Steve Wozniak, an Apple-1, and games galore made KansasFest 2013 the best yet.
10Behind the ScenesMapping the UnknownMargaret AndersonA look at Margaret's HackFest 2013-winning entry, an Eamon mapper.
10SidebarHackFest runner-upsKen GagneDescriptions of this year's seven HackFest entries.
11Cover ][ CoverTracing the SourceSteven WeyhrichReview of Robert J. Luther's Kickstarter-backed book, The First Apple.
12-15Event coverageKFest in the Land of WozAlex LukaczThe second Oz KFest, following Mt. Keira Fest in 2009.
16-17Reel ][ ReelThe iMyth of JobsMartin HayeThe Jobs film, starring Ashton Kutcher, makes Steve Jobs out to be the genius he wasn't.
18-19DumplinGSFall BountyKen GagneKansasFest 2014, The WOZPAK, Sweet16 3.0.1, AppleIIWorks Envoy, A2CLOUD, CFFA3000, BenchmarkeD, apple2pi, Lewis Kornfeld, and Wayne Green.
19TidinGSChanging Time ZonesIvan DruckerHacking Time Zone got Ivan into the Apple II, but he didn't have to finish the hack to stay.
20AdvertisementJuiced.GSAnnual subscription renewal reminder

II’s Company


Oz KFest

Oz KFest
A gathering of Apple II users in Brisbane, Australia.

Photo gallery
The results of a Flickr search for “OzKFest”.

A Trip Down Memory Lane
Matt Jenkins’ presentation on Apple II RAM.

Near Field Communication on iPhone with iCarte
Andrew Roughan’s presentation on NFC.

A collection of tweets about Oz KFest.

Oz KFest Apple IIGS Medusa
Andrew Roughan’s YouTube playlist of five one-minute videos from Oz KFest.

What is the IIGS? Report
An Oz KFest post-mortem by attendee Alex Lee.

Behind the Scenes

Eamon Mapper
Margaret Anderson’s utility for listing the exits of each location in an Eamon adventure.

Mapping the Unknown
An online edition of Margaret’s Juiced.GS article.

An archive of entries to the KansasFest programming competition, 1998–present.

Cover ][ Cover

The First Apple
Robert J. Luther’s tale of his Apple-1’s history.

The crowdfunding campaign that made Luther’s book possible.

Reel ][ Reel

The Jobs Movie
The biopic starring Ashton Kutcher as Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.


Annual Apple II convention in Kansas City, Missouri.

A 300-page technical document, now back in print, courtesy Call-A.P.P.L.E.

Eric Shepherd’s Apple IIGS emulator for Mac OS X.

AppleIIWorks Envoy
Hugh Hood’s utility for adding AppleWorks filetype recognition to Mac OS X.

Add a Raspberry Pi to your Apple II for additional networking and storage options, courtesy Ivan Drucker.

Rich Dreher’s USB and CompactFlash storage interface card for the Apple II.

Brutal Deluxe’s benchmarking utility for modern Apple II storage devices.

David Schmenk on YouTube
Watch various demonstrations of Apple II and Raspberry Pi integration.

An Apple II client/server for the Raspberry Pi.

Wayne Green
Blog of the late publisher of inCider/A+.