Soft Rock Software
Jul 262014
 

There was an ARCIn, but was there an ARCOut, or an ARCShake-it-all-about?

Amongst the various things sold and distributed by the late David Holden through APDL were the Acorn-related products of Baildon Electronics -  IDE interfaces, in the form of ARCIn. Following Dave’s unfortunate passing, Baildon’s Dave Hitchens has teamed up with CJE Micro’s/4D to ensure distribution of the range of the interfaces (including firmware updates) continues. Continue reading »

 July 26, 2014  Posted by  Hardware Tagged with: , , , ,
Jul 262014
 

Family and friends of David Holden pay tribute with a new website.

With the recent, unfortunate death of David Holden, as well as condolences for the family, some concern was expressed on usenet and other forums about what would happen to his business, APDL, including the hardware and software David sold, as well as the vast amounts of software that existed in the ‘public domain library’ that gave APDL its name, and other resources made available on the website. Continue reading »

 July 26, 2014  Posted by  Websites Tagged with: , , , , ,
Jul 252014
 

Bridge? What bridge?

Sine Nomine Software’s Hilary Phillips has announced a new version of RiscOSM. Version 1.07 allows the user to save the location under the mouse pointer, whereas previously the saved position was the middle of the map, and also fixes a few issues that could previously cause RiscOSM to either crash, or omit features from the map. Continue reading »

 July 25, 2014  Posted by  Software Tagged with: , , , , ,
Jul 252014
 

These are the voyages issues of the Starship Enterprise magazine Drag ‘n Drop…1

The latest issue of on-off-on-off-under-new-management PDF magazine Drag ‘n Drop hit the virtual shelves a couple of weeks ago, in the form of volume five, issue four – aka issue 5i4 – marking the completion of its fifth volume. Continue reading »

 July 25, 2014  Posted by  Magazines Tagged with: , , , ,
Jul 112014
 

Announcement from Hilary Phillips, 11th July, 2014.

Firstly, just to say that Sine Nomine Software will unfortunately not be attending the MUG Show this year: the previous information circulated was the result of a misunderstanding.

We are pleased to announce a new release of RiscOSM, the vector mapping software based on OpenStreetMap data. Continue reading »

 July 11, 2014  Posted by  Announcements Tagged with: , , , , ,
Jul 102014
 

Announcement from Andrew Rawnsley, 10th July, 2014.

R-Comp and RCI are pleased to announce that we will be attending the Midlands exhibition this weekend. We look forward to seeing everyone there!

Naturally, we’ll be showing our range of ARMiniX computers, including some lower-priced entry models alongside the “all singing, all dancing” variants. Continue reading »

 July 10, 2014  Posted by  Announcements Tagged with: , , , , , , ,