On Saturday 1st July 2017, I helped with The Centre for Computing History‘s display at the Doddington Carnival and Sports Day. We took a Acorn A4
Based upon the Epyx Fastload Cartridge. This hybrid also includes a reset button and a custom ROM. Disk loading speeds on a Commodore 64 are painful, but not once you have one of these! Loads the average game in less than 8 seconds. Simple to use, just plug it in and GO! Commodore Key and Run/Stop to boot from SD2IEC or Disk.
We have the great pleasure of announcing the availability of the NitrOS-9 V3.3.0 release. NitrOS-9 is an open-source operating system for 6809-based computers (Dragon and TRS-80/Tandy Color Computers in particular), and is compatible with OS-9 from MicroWare.