Mar 152017

Er… 150 issues, that is – it’s 25 years!

GAG News, the magazine published by Herbert zur Nedden for the German Archimedes Group, has reached something of a milestone. Herbert has been in touch to let me know that he has just published issue 150. The magazine is published in printed form every two months, and it doesn’t take a maths genius (luckily for me) to work out that 150 issues is 300 months – which is twenty five years.

Congratulations to Herbert and everyone else involved for that achievement, and good luck for the next twenty five years!

Mar 262013

 It’s GAG-News, not bad news!

Back in September, when reporting that Drag ‘n Drop had ceased publication (again), I said:

This leaves RISC OS with only one remaining magazine, Archive. Already the platform’s only remaining printed magazine…

This was incorrect, a fact pointed out to me in the comments on that post. Not only is there another magazine still being published as well as Archive (and Drag ‘n Drop, which was subsequently resurrected by Christopher Dewhurst), but it’s a printed magazine to boot. Continue reading »