Tome of Copy Protection Errata

We’re announcing the availability of the Tome of Copy Protection Errata.  Anyone who purchased the Tome of Copy Protection prior to August 21, 2018 will find this errata useful. This errata is based on dozens of hours of discussion between a number of members of the Apple II community and author Lane Roathe.  Additional credit […]

DiskBrowser 1.0.29 Released

The Apple II DiskBrowser has been updated.  DiskBrowser, a creation of Denis Molony, is a utility which allows users to view the contents of Apple II disk images on their Macintosh computers.   The java based utility has had additional graphics capabilities added to the program and offers rudimentary WOZ disk image support at the moment. […]

Two player Karateka released!

Charles Mangin from Retroconnector has released a version for two players! Here is the info from his site: One of the first games I ever played on my family’s Apple IIe was the Jordan Mechner master work, Karateka. Fight the bad guys, save the princess – it’s a simple but classic formula. My brother and […]

Virtual II Emulator Updated

The Virtual II Emulator has been updated.  Virtual II version 8.6 is a highly rated shareware Apple II emulator and has received a host of Bug fixes and enhancements including: Added a keyboard shortcut to enter and exit full screen. The Inspector’s instruction trail now also shows the processor cycle count at the start of […]

Applewin Apple II Emulator Updated

The Applewin Apple II Emulator for Windows has been updated.  Version 1.27.7.0 has been posted by Applewin’s curator, Tom Charlesworth.   Included in this update are the following bug fixes: [Bug #564] Fixed ‘Save State on Exit’ not working correctly when there’s a Configuration change to the hardware. [Bug #556] Reverted default so that ALT+TAB is […]

Apple II DiskBrowser Updated

Denis Molony has released a new version of the Apple II Disk Browser.  The latest update to the popular disk browsing utility includes updates to the graphics handling within the program.  You can download Version 1.0.28 of the Apple II Disk Browser JAR from the Disk Browser github releases page at: https://github.com/dmolony/DiskBrowser/releases

Two New Episodes of the Eaten by a Grue Podcast Posted

The “Eaten by a Grue” podcast, run by Kevin Savetz and Carrington Vanston, has announced the release of two new episodes of their popular Infocom based podcast. Two, yes TWO, new episodes of the #EatenByAGrue podcast are posted today, both recorded at @KansasFest https://t.co/Bqla5rpw7K #a2kfest #interactivefiction — Kevin Savetz (@KevinSavetz) August 7, 2018 The two […]

RetroMacCast Episode 274 Released

The RetroMacCast Episode 274 is now available on the RetroMacCast website.   This episode includes discussions on: The latest interesting eBay finds including an Apple organizer, 2c flat panel collection, and brass paperweight. Discussions about  General Magic, and news includes World Emoji Day, Apple employee #345, and using a IIsi today. You can hear Episode 274 […]