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24.Aug.2015
ANF


Amiga-Emulator: FS-UAE 2.5.39dev
FS-UAE 2.5.39dev is an update for the "stable" version of Frode Solheim's WinUAE-port FS-UAE. The first beta versions of the forthcoming version 2.6 were released three weeks ago.

Changes in version 2.5.39dev:
  • Updated config for Logitech F310 and added Thrustmaster Dual Action 4
  • Updated AROS kickstart replacement to ver. 2015-05-20 from WinUAE 3.1.0
  • Config files must end with .fs-uae or .conf to be loaded by FS-UAE
  • If you give fs-uae a command line argument with path to a .adf, it will be used as value for floppy_drive_0
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com
Known problems:
  • When entering the GUI using modifier+F12, the modifier key(s) sticks in the emulated Amiga when you return to the emulation
  • Graphical flickering in Workbench with non-cycle-exact emulation
Changes in FS-UAE Launcher 2.5.39dev:
  • CD images for database games will now be extracted from archives on demand. (there will always be a temp copy made right now, even when not needed)
  • If you give the launcher (command line) the path to a zip or lha, it will try to find a contained WHDLoad slave and configure an A600 + 8MB fast RAM and start FS-UAE
  • Updated Info.plist and specified 10.7.0 as minimum OS X version
  • Added version update check for beta branch
  • Imported updated translations from crowdin.com
(cg) (Translation: dr)

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24.Aug.2015
amigaworld.net (Webseite)


Podcast: Amicast 5 (English), Interview with Szilárd 'BSzili' Biró
Episode 5 of the English-language podcast Amicast features an interview with Szilárd 'BSzili' Biró, who has ported a lot of applications and games from the Linux world to AmigaOS 4, MorphOS and AROS. (cg) (Translation: dr)

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22.Aug.2015
a1k.org (Webseite)


Crowdfunding: Arcade-Shooter "Tower 57" for AmigaOS 4, MorphOS and AROS (Update)
"Tower 57" is supposed to become a shooter in retro-look, which can be controled with two sticks (on a gamepad) od mouse and keyboard - if until September 2nd preorders of 45.000 Euro will be collected. Currently 29.000 Euro has been spent for preorders. more... (cg/dr)

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20.Aug.2015
ANF


AmigaOS 4 / MorphOS: Ask Me Up 2.4.0
Jérôme 'Glames' Senay's Ask Me Up is a puzzle game for AmigaOS 4 and MorphOS (as well as Android, Linux and Windows) in which you have to answer correctly questions on common knowledge, each with four possible answers. In the L and XL edition there is also a two-player mode. A demo version with 80 questions is available for free.

In version 2.4.0 the legibility was improved and the button for the answers was animated for some questions. Additional to some bug fixes, a Portuguese translation has been added and the Spanish one improved. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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18.Aug.2015
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Event: Update on Amiga 30 Reykjavik
This friday the Amiga 30 anniversary will be celebrated in Iceland (amiga-news.de reported). As Michael Battilana of Cloanto (owner of the Commodore/Amiga copyrights and publisher of Amiga Forever) told us now, he will attend the show as well.

Furthermore he pointed out that they "will be a couple of dozen people, which is not much in absolute terms, so even having a website is a lot. On the other hand, it looks like almost 0.01 % of the population of the entire country will attend, which in this light makes it by far the most successful Amiga anniversary event of the year, or actually, one of the largest computing events in the world. There will be Amiga demosceners, developers, users, and people in general whose life has been affected by Amiga." In case you decide spontaneously to join as well, you might want to combine the event with the Reykjavík Culture Night (Menningarnótt) that takes place on Saturday. (snx)

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18.Aug.2015
Amiga Future (Webseite)


Trevor's Amiga Blog: Retrospect to anniversary celebration in California
Under the title link Trevor Dickinson (A-EON Technology) described his impressions of the Amiga 30th anniversary celebration in Mountain View, California. Additionally he talked to Alex St. John, who is one of the developer of DirectX.

The latest blog entry also includes a photograph of the intended version 2.2 ofthe Cyrus+-board for the AmigaOne X5000. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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18.Aug.2015



Photographs of rare Amiga-prototypes
On the occasion of Amiga 30th anniversary party in California, the Amiga hardware developer Dale Luck had exhibited his collection of Amiga models and prototypes. Photographs of the hardware - among others of the developer computer "D44" or of the boards of the "Lorraine" named "War" and "Peace" - now are available at Techradar. (cg) (Translation: dr)

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17.Aug.2015
Amiga.org (Webseite)


Swedish printed magazine: Amiga Forum 13
Since 2012 the Swedish printed magazine "Amiga Forum" has been published, which contains 28 A5-pages, 12 of them in colour, and is available for 25 kronor plus shipping. You can order it under the title link or on Amigastore.

Issue 13 includes the following topics: more... (snx/dr)

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17.Aug.2015
Amiga.org (Webseite)


IEEE Spectrum: Amiga 30 and the Unkillable Machine
IEEE Spectrum is the most important magazine and website of the world's largest professional organization devoted to engineering and the applied sciences, named "Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers". Under the title link it also reports about the 30th anniversary of the Amiga. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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17.Aug.2015



Web-Browser: Netsurf 3.3 alpha with Reaction interface
Chris Young has ported his AmigaOS 4-port of the web browser Netsurf to AmigaOS 3. In contrary to the ports made available for the Amiga by Artur 'Arti' Jarosik - which unfortunately are distributed with the same name - Young's version uses a native Amiga-toolkit, more... (cg/dr)

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16.Aug.2015
Amigaworld.net (Webseite)


Obligement: Interview with Igor Majstorovic (English/French)
The French Amiga magazine Obligement has interviewed Igor Majstorovic, who is the developer of the FPGA-based accelerator board Vampire 600. In his opinion all orders should be delivered until the end of the year.

Additional to the English-language version, under the title link the interview is also available in French. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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16.Aug.2015



Aminet-Uploads until 15.08.2015
The following archives have been added to Aminet until August 15th, 2015:
more... (snx/dr)

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16.Aug.2015



OS4Depot-Uploads until 15.08.2015
The following archives have been added to OS4Depot until August 15th, 2015:
more... (snx/dr)

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16.Aug.2015



AROS-Archives-Uploads until 15.08.2015
The following archive has been added to AROS-Archives until August 15th, 2015:
more... (snx/dr)

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16.Aug.2015



WHDLoad: New packages until 15.08.2015
Using WHDLoad, you can install games, scene demos and intros from cracking groups to your harddisk that were only working from floppy disks previously. The following installers have been added until August 15th, 2015: more... (snx/dr)

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16.Aug.2015
Amigaworld.net (Webseite)


AmigaOS 4: Bubble Shooter DX by EntwicklerX
Bubble Shooter DX is a classic bubble shoot game and the new game developed by EntwicklerX. There are more than 200 levels as well as a colorblind mode.

You can purchase the full version of the game on AmiStore. Additionally there is a free trial version. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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16.Aug.2015
Amigaworld.net (Forum)


AmigaOS 4: Frogatto 1.2.22
The Jump'n'Run Frogatto is a combination of an open source engine with proprietary game data. For iOS and Blackberry a fee is required. Ports for desktop operating systems are availavble for free. Version 1.2.22 available for AmigaOS-4 was provided by Hugues 'HunoPPC' Nouvel and requires his library libboostyGfx.so, which accelerates the 2D-graphic operations using 3D-graphic hardware and which has been also updated.

Changes:
  • New optimization of libboostyGfx now pass to version 1.0.4
  • Change function OpenGL glShadeModel(GL_FLAT) to glShadeModel(GL_SMOOTH)
  • Compilation with new libpng and libjpeg
(snx) (Translation: dr)

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15.Aug.2015



New A1200 case: More than half of required money donated / MiST + RPi
Five days before the Kickstarter campaign for a new Amiga-1200 case will be finished (amiga-news.de reported), so far almost 52 % of the required money have been donated. The case is meant for existing A1200-boards as well as for the Amiga-Reloaded-mainboard developed by Individual Computers, the FPGA-computer MiST and for the Raspberry Pi and corresponds the original case, but is prepared for several extensions by pre-cuts.

Since our last update message two weeks ago the following updates have been added: more... (snx/dr)

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15.Aug.2015
amiga30.is (ANF)


Event: Amiga 30 Reykjavik
The, by their own account, "coolest" of the 30th Amiga Anniversary events takes place beyond the 64th degree of latitude, in the capital of Iceland. It starts at five o'clock in the afternoon at the restaurant Potturinn og Pannan at Brautarholt 22 in Reykjavik.

Other activities are planned, for whoever wishes to join. To confirm attendance, to submit ideas and for information, please send an e-mail. (snx)

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15.Aug.2015
viddi (ANF)


Tales of Gorluth II: 75 percent of required preorders achieved
For the successor of the "Best Amiga game of 2014", Tales of Gorluth, 200  persons are required who will preorder it (amiga-news.de reported). After three weeks 150  preorders were received. Under the title link a video promotes for further ones. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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15.Aug.2015
Amiga Future (Webseite)


AmigaOS 4: Update of KryoFlux-archive
Last year version 2.61 of KryoFlux was released for AmigaOS 4. Now the archive also contains the latest version of the Disk Tool Console (DTC). The AmigaOS-4 version of DTC was created on July 8th, 2015.

Using KryoFlux you can create images of all 3,5"-disks (of different systems as well) which contains all information - including the copy protection. Using the commmand line of DTC each function is executed. (snx) (Translation: dr)

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15.Aug.2015



Cracker scene: Unreleased Amiga port of "Mutant League Hockey" (AGA)
In 1994 Electronic Arts released the sport simulation Mutant League Hockey on the Megadrive. An Amiga port ordered by Ocean was never released although the port was almost finished. more... (cg/dr)

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