September 28, 2013 · Comments Off

Volume 18, Issue 3

This issue features coverage of KansasFest 2013 and Oz KFest; reviews of the book The First Apple and the movie Jobs; the concluding chapter in our history of Electronic Arts; and much, much more!

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September 28, 2013 · Comments Off

II's Company

Bibliography:

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.

Storify
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.

HackFest
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.

Kickstarter
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.

DumplinGS

KansasFest
Annual Apple II convention in Kansas City, Missouri.

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

Sweet16
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.

A2CLOUD
Add a Raspberry Pi to your Apple II for additional networking and storage options, courtesy Ivan Drucker.

CFFA3000
Rich Dreher's USB and CompactFlash storage interface card for the Apple II.

BenchmarkeD
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.

apple2pi
An Apple II client/server for the Raspberry Pi.

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

September 27, 2013 · Comments Off

Volume 18, Issue 3 Page: 2
Type: My Home Page
Author: Ken Gagne
Headline: A New Investment
Sub-headline:
Synopsis: KansasFest looks different after 11 years on the planning committee.

Page: 3-4
Type: II's Company
Author: Steven Weyhrich
Headline:
Sub-headline:
Synopsis: A look at the founding and popular early releases of Electronic Arts (EA). (Part 2/2)

Page: 5-9
Type: Event coverage
Author: Ken Gagne
Headline: Read/Write Memories
Sub-headline: Friends and stories new and old at KansasFest 2013
Synopsis: Randy Wigginton, Steve Wozniak, an Apple-1, and games galore made KansasFest 2013 the best yet.

Page: 10
Type: Behind the Scenes
Author: Margaret Anderson
Headline: Mapping the Unknown
Sub-headline: An adventure in Eamon
Synopsis: A look at Margaret's HackFest 2013-winning entry, an Eamon mapper.

Page: 10
Type: Sidebar
Author: Ken Gagne
Headline: HackFest runner-ups
Sub-headline:
Synopsis: Descriptions of this year's seven HackFest entries.

Page: 11
Type: Cover ][ Cover
Author: Steven Weyhrich
Headline: Tracing the Source
Sub-headline: A sleuth's history of an Apple-1
Synopsis: Review of Robert J. Luther's Kickstarter-backed book, The First Apple.

Page: 12-15
Type: Event coverage
Author: Alex Lukacz
Headline: KFest in the Land of Woz
Sub-headline: Apple enthusiasts of Australia reunite
Synopsis: The second Oz KFest, following Mt. Keira Fest in 2009.

Page: 16-17
Type: Reel ][ Reel
Author: Martin Haye
Headline: The iMyth of Jobs
Sub-headline: Good cinema makes poor history
Synopsis: The Jobs film, starring Ashton Kutcher, makes Steve Jobs out to be the genius he wasn't.

Page: 18-19
Type: DumplinGS
Author: Ken Gagne
Headline: Fall Bounty
Sub-headline: KansasFest inspires a bumper crop of products
Synopsis: KansasFest 2014, The WOZPAK, Sweet16 3.0.1, AppleIIWorks Envoy, A2CLOUD, CFFA3000, BenchmarkeD, apple2pi, Lewis Kornfeld, and Wayne Green.

Page: 19
Type: TidinGS
Author: Ivan Drucker
Headline: Changing Time Zones
Sub-headline:
Synopsis: Hacking Time Zone got Ivan into the Apple II, but he didn't have to finish the hack to stay.

Page: 20
Type: Advertisement
Author: Juiced.GS
Headline:
Sub-headline:
Synopsis: Annual subscription renewal reminder

September 29, 2012 · Comments Off

Volume 17, Issue 3

This issue features coverage of KansasFest 2013, including a behind-the-scenes look at Jeremy Rand's winning HackFest entry, CurtaSim; a review of David Finnigan's book, The New Apple II User's Guide; the conclusion of Peter Neubauer's Logo programming tutorial series; Eric Shepherd's outline for what System 7.0 for the Apple IIGS would be like; and much, much more!

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My Home Page

Apple II History
Dr. Steven Weyhrich's chronicle of the life and times of the Apple II.

Letters

Drift
More about the demo floppy disk and custom sleeves incuded in the June 2012 issue of Juiced.GS.

Silenx IXP3416 iXtrema Pro Fan
A 60mm x 25mm, 16dBA, 18CFM replacement for the Vulcan hard drive fan.

Event Coverage

KansasFest
Annual Apple II convention in Kansas City, Missouri.

Behind the Scenes

CurtaSim
Jeremy Rand's Curta calculator simulator for the Apple II.

Cover ][ Cover

The New Apple II User's Guide
David Finnigan's paperback guide to the Apple II.

DumplinGS

Speccie's Home Page
Ewen Wannop's reclassified software, including Spectrum and SAM.

SUPERPROTO
Mike Willegal's prototyping card.

VCF Southeast 1.0
David Greelish's Georgia iteration of the Vintage Computer Festival, scheduled for February 9, 2013.

Lode Runner Classic
All 150 levels from Doug E. Smith's Apple II game, now for mobile devices.

Spy vs. Spy
The Mad magazine comic strip as an iOS game.

The Bard's Tale
A new role-playing game that features Interplay's original trilogy.

Karateka
A new game from Jordan Mechner for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and other platforms.