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The Retrobits Podcast

Feb 13, 2006


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Welcome to Show 031!  This week's Topic: A book review - Fire In The Valley, The Collector's Edition

Topics and links discussed in the podcast...

8 bit parallel processing?  Leave it to the Apple II enthusiasts!  Have a look at the AppleCrate!
Yes, you can build your own computer.  And I mean from scratch.  Check out the Magic-1 Homebrew CPU, and be sure to look at the "my other projects" page as well.
It's The Woz!  In person, on video, at an event hosted by the Computer History Museum.  (When you click on the link, the video will start streaming right away.)
Atari is apparently not doing so well financially, according to this article.  It's kind of sad to see it in dire straits yet again.
Ralph Baer, developer of Pong and Simon, will be honored at a White House ceremony this month.
The Computer Museums and Retrocomputing Culture webring has some links that I will have to take a look at!
Official Website for Fire In The Valley...

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

Thanks for listening!

- Earl