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    phogren

    Radio Shack archives auction

    Wow, thanks for posting this info. Apparently the shipping could be an issue on some items and the 36 day to close is a little long. Things like the acoustic coupler will be interesting to follow....

    Yesterday 07:31 AM
    PixelTHING

    Complete Story of Lucasfilm Games & LucasArts | It's a Pixel THING - Special Episode

    1 hour and 22 minutes of video gaming history! Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Star Wars, here's the compilation of both It's a Pixel THING episodes about the Complete Story of Lucasfilm Games...

    May 26th, 2017 01:16 AM
    neilobremski

    Simplifying Backface Culling

    The process of culling backfaces is simply checking the visibility of one-sided polygons based on whether they are facing towards the camera / player or away. If they are facing away then it is a...

    May 23rd, 2017 01:43 PM
    PixelTHING

    Total Recall and the 2 Weeks Mystery | It's a Pixel THING - Ep. 118

    The home computer video game based on Total Recall suffered quite a harsh development process and, recently, the rolling demo of the original scrapped ZX Spectrum version was retrieved and made...

    May 19th, 2017 06:59 AM
    neilobremski

    Coordinate Rotation using Fixed Point

    The goal here is to quickly rotate points by a certain number of degrees using precalculated SINE/COSINE values and without floating point, e.g. only integers. In order to do that I am using fixed...

    May 18th, 2017 07:21 PM
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    zombienerd

    Yes, 72 pin simms. It has 40mb installed...

    Yes, 72 pin simms. It has 40mb installed currently. I play with it regularly :) It's a nice little machine. I have had some issues with the IDE CF adapter, or at least I thought that was the...

    zombienerd Today, 05:12 PM Go to last post
    kgober

    A good idea, but they appeared to use different...

    A good idea, but they appeared to use different fonts. Compare the 'J' for example, the LA30 has serifs at the top of the J while the VT05 does not (going by the screenshot on this page:...

    kgober Today, 04:49 PM Go to last post
    GiGaBiTe

    According to Radioshack: ...

    According to Radioshack:

    http://support.radioshack.com/support_computer/doc19/19186.htm

    It uses 72 pin SIMMs, with a maximum of 128 MB supported.

    GiGaBiTe Today, 04:49 PM Go to last post
    inotarobot

    well I cannot see it on eBay.com using the id....

    well I cannot see it on eBay.com using the id. your provided 142393298847

    I search Dyna-Micro and only get 3 books

    I try mmd-1 and get a few but none with bids on it.

    inotarobot Today, 04:48 PM Go to last post
    GiGaBiTe

    pppmac.vxd is a dialup networking driver for PPP....

    pppmac.vxd is a dialup networking driver for PPP. If you're getting a BSOD with that VxD, then you probably have an IRQ or DMA conflict that's causing the system to be unstable.

    If you don't plan...

    GiGaBiTe Today, 04:45 PM Go to last post