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Welcome to Show 084!  This week's topic: A Book Review: Basic APPLE BASIC!

Gaby's Homepage for CP/M and Computer History - a source for information on CP/M and more!
A remake of Colossus - The Forbin Project?  Really?  Will the humans get to win this time?

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Our Theme Song is "Sweet" from the "Re-Think" album by Galigan.

Thanks for listening!

- Earl

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Direct download: RBP-2007-04-29-084.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:46 AM

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Welcome to Show 083!  This week's topic: WordStar!

Star Voyager - an NES game that looks like, hmmm, Star Raiders?  See for yourself...
Here's are some TI 99/4 videos, including a programming video presentation for the aspiring 99er!
Want some help getting your Lisa Emulator up and running?  Have a look at this step by step guide...if you need StuffIt Expander, check here...
WordStar.org has some interesting history and other resources for modern WordStar users!

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Our Theme Song is "Sweet" from the "Re-Think" album by Galigan.

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- Earl

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Direct download: RBP-2007-04-24-083.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:17 AM

Hi Everybody,

Show 083: WordStar will be delayed for a day or two - I am not feeling well today, and I want to be able to produce a good quality show - so I'm holding off one day until tomorrow.  Sorry for the delay, and be sure to tune in after a day or two!  Thanks, and chat with you soon...

- Earl

Category:general -- posted at: 3:24 AM


Is that a Zylon behind you?  LOOK OUT!

Welcome to Show 082!  This week's topic: Star Raiders!

Which of the top 6 best buys in personal computing (from January 1982) is right for you?  Have a look at this old article from Popular Mechanics to find out!
Star Raiders, one of the top ten most important games of all time, has a tribute page here, and Wikipedia page here...

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Our Theme Song is "Sweet" from the "Re-Think" album by Galigan.

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- Earl

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Direct download: RBP-2007-04-15-082.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:08 AM

To err is computer.

Welcome to Show 081!  This week's Topic: Yad Sloof Lirpa!

No topics or links were discussed in this week's podcast.  Why?  Heh, you've got to listen to find out...

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Our Theme Song is "Sweet" from the "Re-Think" album by Galigan.

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- Earl

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Direct download: RBP-2007-04-01-081-2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:02 AM