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  1. New book explores the afterlife of the floppy disk

    New book explores the afterlife of the floppy disk

    The once ubiquitous floppy disk, which started its decline after Apple decided not to bother with a floppy disk drive on its new "Bondi Blue" iMac in 1998, now lives on mainly in skeuomorphic-form as the "Save" icon. But the floppy disk doesn't want to die, and Floppy Disk Fever, the first...
  2. 50 Years of Text Games: From Oregon Trail to A.I. Dungeon - upcoming book

    50 Years of Text Games: From Oregon Trail to A.I. Dungeon - upcoming book

    50 Years of Text Games is a new book exploring the history of the oldest video game medium - text. The book, by Aaron A. Reed, is currently being crowdfunded on Kickstarter, and has smashed through it's initial goal. As well as the obvious classics such as Adventure and Zork - the book also...
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    New Book: Acorn – A World In Pixels

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    ZX Spectrum Book relaunch: Florin’s ZX Spectrum Haul of Games

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    Bitmap Books to launch atari 2600/7800 visual compendium

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    “Invasion of the Space Invaders” by Martin Amis to be republished.

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