Commodore News...freshly fished out of the net...
Here you'll find Commodore news - mostly related to C64 / Amiga - containing notice of actual video and pod cast uploads, announcements of new game and hardware releases, trivia and product info.
Henning Bekel released a new hardware device for the Commodore C64. Overlay64 is a video overlay module that superimposes predefined text on an analogue video signal depending on the state of up to 24 digital input lines.
On the Retrohax web page you can see how to repair your A600 keyboard. The flexible connection to the motherboard can be damaged. Retrohax shows how to repair this connection.
Brotbox64 is a podcast (German language) about the Commodore C64 made by Philipp Lehmann. In this episode: Brotbox News, New in the collection, Sichtungen in der Bucht, C64 vs. NES, Merlin and Chrille (Giana Sisters Construction Set), Patrick from Retrokompott, Tetrisclone and SID of the month (LMan - Rastaline Dub).
A new episode of BoingsWorld (German language) is now available. You can listen to the following articles: Frank Wendt with the X5000.
Adam Podstawczyński developed a Commodore 64 keyboard emulator. This emulator makes it possible to type a text on a modern PC and send the key strokes via a serial connection to the Commodore C64.
The web page Commodore.software has had an update with many new items: The_Amigan, Amiga Mail Market, Enchanted_Realms, Quest Busters and Future Clues.
C64 Debugger is a code and memory debugger that works in real time. The program works together with the VICE v2.4 emulator. Changes in this version: Improvements for loading PRG, sprites, settings and audio. The following commands are added: pass, S PRG , L PRG and D.
An update for the Hall of Light web page: Kill Em All, Muzzasoft, Alastair Murray, Duck Dodgers, The Turtleminator, Mirosław Kontra Sławomir Czyli Walka O Tron, Paweł Selinger, Jenny Goofrey, Dave Teasdale, Monolith Designs, Dirty Moves, Thunderhawk AH-73M, Dawn Patrol, Mafdet And The Book Of The Dead, Bartek Selinger, Domain Software, James Conwell, Phelios Development, David Diaz Gonzalez, Cyberdroid, Juan Antonio Anillo, Jose Maria Ruiz, Antonio Ruiz Fernandez, Caesar, Crystals Of Arborea, The Chaos Engine, Cannon Fodder, Antheads: It Came From The Desert II Data Disk, Soccer Kid, Dynamo / Captain Dynamo, Helter Skelter, Aardvarks, Volker Schmidt, Maik Schmidt, etc.
On the Plus/4 World web page you can find many new covers, photos and TAP files: A Helyhatározó, A Kérdõ Névmás És A Mutató Névmás, A Határozói Igenév, Tulajdonnevek, Pattinka, Szemirámisz, Breki, Tányértorony, Kis Professzor, Music-16, Térbeli Amõba, Bolyongás A Labirintusban, Játék POKE-ok C-16-ra, Magician's Curse 5 and Cave Fighter.
Iz8dwf made a video of the repair a C64/VIC-20 power supply. He installed a switching regulator inside the original power supply.
An update for the MorphOS Storage web page: Games pack, Emulation pack, MagicBeacon, Gigalomania, Trashcan, ViewModule, ECX Script, The Legend_of Edgar, Crates, ZAZ, BootAnimPlayer, Virtual Lazarus, AlienBlaster, ScreenRecorder, Unzip, AnimWebConverter, fpc, FruitY, Report+ and OpenXcom.
Chicken Lips Radio is a Podcast for the Commodore user. In this episode: TNMOC, Bil Herd's HerdWare CPLD, ARMIGA, CP/M Infocom C128, C64 Banner, Amiga 1200 Keycaps, Slack Client C64, CommVEX 2017, Mega65, Eaten By A Grue, Commodore 65 - eBay, DreamPi, Amiga 500 Flash ROM, Plus/4, C116, C16 - PLA Chip and Quick Boot GEOS.
The Retrogaming Times is a retro computer magazine (English language) for all retro computer fans. In this edition: Prepare to Qualify, Upcoming Events, More C64! - Sylvester Stallone (Rambo: First Blood Part II, Cobra, Rambo III), Retrogaming Feels - Final Fantasy, Coin-OP Game Room Coming to San Francisco, The Controller Chronicles - Intellivision Controller, A Pirate's Life For Me - Fifth Journey, NES Classic Edition - Worth Waiting For?, How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Atari 5200, A Timely Gift of Endless Adventure and See You Next Game.
The new board included sd2iec protocol with tap support, tap grabber, Princess Ultra work with cbm machines and standalone mode for replay tap on cassette or viceversa (grab on tap file) Ultra included the C=LINK a module bluetooth for a total real control via WIndows app. this take a new type of experience more near to reality in the use cbm machines. This c64sd v4 reset Independently micro board /vic-c64 computer on userport via micro-usb cable:)
The documentary Viva Amiga is now world-wide available. Subtitles for Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese and Spanish are available.
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