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Attic Finds – Part 1

Friday, November 14th, 2014

OK, so I’ve been digging through old boxes in the attic in search of things that, of course, I never did find. But what I did find was:

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Yes, it’s a full source code listing of the Star Trek game I wrote on punch cards, in FORTRAN IV, for an IBM Selectric HARD COPY terminal, connected to an IBM 360 mainframe in 1976-7 while at college.

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Why I like Ocean City in October

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012



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Thanks Rob!

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Just a quick thank you to Rob Ellis of Mac2MUG for presenting Remember? to his group. I’m still amazed that a little app I wrote 24 years ago is still of enough use to people that someone is willing to talk about it (even if there is no car as an incentive.)

Even with the advent of Apple Stores and Genius Bars, Macintosh User Groups (MUGs) are still the best way to learn and share what you’ve learned. If you aren’t already a member find a local MUG and join!

Remember? 4.6.1 Released

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Remember? version 4.6.1 in now available. There are only two changes:

  • a bug fix that eliminates a lock-up when you close then re-open the About window.
  • the pop-up alert window now responds to scroll wheel events by stepping through the alert list.

And that’s it.

Here comes the Flood

Saturday, March 13th, 2010

Oddly enough, this:

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was not the low point of my day.