The Retrobits Podcast
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Five Year Anniversary coming up!

Welcome to Show #134!  This episode's topic: An Interview with Stewart Cheifet, Part II!

In part II of this interview, Stewart Cheifet and I discuss more about the Net Café television program, the effort to bring Computer Chronicles to the Internet Archive, more about the Internet Archive including its work with NASA, and some parting shots on the computing industry in general.

(Note: The Commodore 64 series will resume after this two-parter with Stewart Cheifet.  Stay tuned...)

The Internet Archive site for NASA, as mentioned by Stewart Cheifet on the podcast!
Check out Stewart Cheifet’s website at www.cheifet.com.
Two new retrocomputing users groups in my area - Commodore Computer Club - Vancouver, WA – USA:, and the Portland Commodore Users Group!
Retrochallenge 2010 starts in just one week!  Sign up at retrochallenge.org!

Be sure to send any comments, questions or feedback to earl@retrobits.com.

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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-2010-06-24-134.mp3
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Run.  Stop.  Restore.

Welcome to Show #133!  This episode's topic: An Interview with Stewart Cheifet, Part I!

In part I of this interview, Stewart Cheifet discusses the genesis and some favorite moments from the Computer Chronicles program, which he anchored for two decades.

(Note: The Commodore 64 series will resume after this two-parter with Stewart Cheifet.  Stay tuned...)

Want a full-featured command-line based mail agent?  Check out Heirloom Mailx!
Talk Geek to Me, an Internet Radio program by Deepgeek.
A Tandy CoCo, connected to the Internet as a client and server?  You bet...
Some very nice retro computing photos on Time magazine's site!
15 enjoyable vintage tech ads on IT World...

Be sure to send any comments, questions or feedback to retrobits@gmail.com.

For online discussions on Retrobits Podcast topics, check out the Retrobits Podcast forum on the PETSCII Forums page!

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

Thanks for listening!

- Earl

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Direct download: RBP-2010-05-31-133.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:48 AM