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/