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The Editor Still Bytes Back

Twenty-five years and counting, and yes, with a great deal more gray hair, the editor still has a few more bytes left. Many eons ago we thought we had written the last for Call –A.P.P.L.E. but one never knows. What goes around, comes around eh? Early on, we were fascinated with computers, starting in 1977 […]

An A.P.P.L.E. Editorial

By Val J. Golding A problem that arises in any such organization as A.P.P.L.E. is that of “Bootlegging programs.” We have a number of programs in our personal library which we have purchased from a software vendor,and when a friend says: “Gosh, that’s a neat program .. will you run me a copy off?”, we […]

An A.P.P.L.E. Editorial

By Val J. Golding Is the ugly head of price wars and cut-throat sales about to raise itself?  We sincerely hope not.  these are bargains in which no one gains.  If a dealer can move enough data in a given period of time, he can make money, even with a profit margin as low as […]