Saturday, 25 July 2015

The Amiga's 30th Birthday Party in Amsterdam - Show Report

It's the Commodore Amiga's 30th birthday!

400 Amiga fans got together to celebrate in Amsterdam last month, here's a look at the Amiga 30 event.



Thanks to Leif Opperman for use of the talk footage: https://www.youtube.com/user/loppermann

Ravi Abbott's Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/the4mula

Commodore PET Smartphone - My Thoughts

The new "Commodore" Smartphone has been making headlines all over the web today. Is Commodore really back? Is it worth buying? Here's my thoughts.

Commodore Smartphone: http://www.commodoresmart.com/

Siri's Funniest Answer

I get owned by Siri on my iPhone - how rude!

VIGAMUS Video Games Museum In Rome Tour (2015)

On a recent trip to Rome, Italy I stumbled across a really interesting video games museum!

It features classic consoles, arcade games and an amazing display of the buried Atari E.T carts from the New Mexico landfill! 

VIGAMUS Website: http://www.vigamus.com/en/

AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition Review & Install (2015)

Time to take a look at AmigaOS 4.1 Final Edition, the latest (and last) version of AmigaOS 4.1 for PPC AmigaOne machines.

AmigaOS 4, (abbreviated as OS4 or AOS4), is a line of Amiga operating systems which runs on PowerPC microprocessors. It is mainly based on AmigaOS 3.1 source code, and partially on version 3.9 developed by Haage & Partner.

Find out more: http://www.amigaos.net/

Floppy Disks - Amiga Memories

Love them or hate them, floppy disks were a huge part of any Amiga owner's life back in the day.

I share a few of my memories of these little plastic wonders.

Panasonic 3DO Games Console Review and Games (1993 System)

I take a look at the ill-fated Panasonic 3DO. 

The first real "super console" which was expected to take over the world in the early 1990s, but ended up being a tragic tale.

Fourdo Emulator: http://www.fourdo.com/

Thursday, 5 March 2015

The Commodore Amiga's 30th Birthday Party - Amsterdam 2015

Thirty years ago Commodore revealed a computer that enabled people to achieve remarkable things. It made such impact that after all this time there still is a lot to tell, learn, and enjoy, so…

Let’s celebrate!

If you grew up with Amiga come over to The Lighthouse in Amsterdam, June 27th, 2015. We’ll throw an event to revive history with a bunch of special guests that will blend with the crowd. We will take good care of all of you. It will be a great weekend.

Book Tickets: http://amiga30.eu/


NEW Raspberry Pi Model 2 Review (Unboxing and Setup)

The Raspberry Pi 2 Model B is the latest 2015 version of the popular £25 ARM based computer.

See my unboxing, software set-up and initial impressions compared to the original Raspberry Pi.

Official website: http://www.raspberrypi.org/ 
SD Card Formatter: http://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/

 

Gaming Room Tour 2015 / Computer Setup (Retro and Modern)

It's been a while since I gave you a look around my computer/console set-ups, here's a look at my rooms as of February 2015.

 

Ask Me Anything - Christmas Q&A

Way back in September I invited you to Ask Me Anything, I've finally got the answers in this video!