Category: Documentation

Mike Harvey’s Nibble Viewpoints released by A.P.P.L.E.

Seattle, Washington — June 26, 2016 — Apple Pugetsound Program Library Exchange (A.P.P.L.E.) and Mike Harvey are proud to announce the immediate availability of the book Nibble Viewpoints: Business Insights From The Computing Revolution. Mike Harvey says, “I’m excited about my new Nibble Viewpoints book that is an organized culmination of my editorials from 12 […]

Historically Brewed Released as a PDF

David Greelish has released his 2014 compilation of the Historically Brewed / Classic Computing newsletters as a PDF.  Historically Brewed was a 1990’s publication that was published by The Historical Computer Society.  The book contained all nine issues of the Historically Brewed and the premier issue of Classic Computing. This book offers an interesting look […]

Shining a Light on Retrobrite

After I gave a presentation on Retrobrite at KansasFest, people asked me to write about the process, never wrote about Retrobrite as there are so many articles and videos on the internet but finally found some time to write about it. There are many ways to Retrobrite.  I avoid submerging because it’s a waste of […]

Apple II Scans posts Apple IIc Users Guide

The AppleIIScans.net website has posted the Apple IIc Users Guide.  The guide originally published in 1984 by Brady Communications and authored by Gary Phillips and Donald Scellato  features the Picaso style Apple //c on the cover of the book.  It is available in PDF format from the Apple2Scants.net website at: http://www.apple2scans.net/2015/04/20/apple-iic-user-guide/

Classic Computing: The Complete Historically Brewed now available online as a PDF

David Greelish’s fine historically compendium, Classic Computing: The Complete Historically Brewed is now available online in a PDF Ebook.  The book which was produced in 2013 contains all issues of the Historically Brewed magazine.  You can download the book for free from the Classic Computing website at: http://www.classiccomputing.com/CC/HB_Book.html

Assembly Lines: The Complete Book Released

Assembly Lines: The Complete Book has been released.  Roger Wagner’s Assembly Lines was an important information source for many programmers in the 1980’s.  The article ran in Softtalk magazine over 33 issues.  Chris Torrence has edited and published this book in close coordination with Roger Wagner under the Creative Commons 2.0 license and it is […]

Juiced.GS Volume 18, Issue 3 now available

Volume 18, Issue 3 (September 2013) of Juiced.GS, the longest-running Apple II publication in print, has been mailed to all subscribers. 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! This is Juiced.GS‘s third quarterly issue of 2013. Subscriptions are available for […]

The Softalk Apple Project announcement

Jim Salmons has announced The Softalk Apple Project, a site dedicated to preserving one of the most iconic (and ironically short-lived) Apple II magazines ever published. Softalk magazine was published in four full volumes between September 1980 and August 1984. In total, over 9,100 information-rich pages chronicle a pivotal period in the history of Apple microcomputing. Currently this on-line archive contains only […]

The WOZPAK Special Edition released by A.P.P.L.E.

Seattle, Washington – 23 July 2013 – Apple Pugetsound Program Library Exchange (A.P.P.L.E.) is proud to announce The WOZPAK Special Edition: Steve Wozniak’s Apple-1 & Apple II Computers.  This book has been a year long collaboration between Brian Wiser and Bill Martens and brings out the best quality and spirit of what The WOZPAK was […]

What’s Happening in the Apple II World

Let’s take a quick look at some of the latest developments in the Apple II world. Juiced.GS, June 2013 edition is available. This issue features a behind-the-scenes look at the discovery and publication of 8-bit shooting game Zéphyr; an interview with the conference services staff at Rockhurst University, host of KansasFest; reviews of Option8′s RetroConnector keyboard […]

Eamon Deluxe Newsletter Posted

The Eamon Deluxe Newsletter for March 2013 has been posted on the Eamon Adventurers Guild Online website at www.eamonag.org.   Eamon Deluxe is the creation of master Eamon adventure writer Frank Black.  He recently released Eamon Deluxe 5.0 for multiple platforms and this month talks about the possibility that Don Brown and Jon Walker could be […]