Obsoleet s02e02

Obsoleet s02e02 – RISC OS on the Raspberry Pi

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In this episode, we run RISC OS on the Raspberry Pi.

About the Raspberry Pi – http://www.raspberrypi.org/

Operating system images for download – http://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads/

Win32 Disk Imager for writing to the SD Card on a Windows PC – http://sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/

 

Obsoleet s02e01

Obsoleet s02e01 – Commodore Floppy Copy

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First episode for the new season, using some footage shot last year. This episode focuses on backing up your Commodore disks to create images which can then be archived or played on an emulator.

Showcases the ZoomFloppy, used to connect a Commodore Disk Drive to a modern computer.
http://www.go4retro.com/products/zoomfloppy/

This is handy user guide for OpenCBM, http://opencbm.trikaliotis.net/

Also used was CCS64, a Commodore 64 emulator for Windows PCs, http://www.ccs64.com/

 

Obsoleet Episode 08

Episode 08

“The Audiosode”

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Show Notes

Segments:
8-Track Tapes
Book Review
Flexies

“8-Track Tapes”
Shows the basics of 8-track tapes. Uses a Sears player/recorder. Music was recorded on to tape with an iPod connected to the input jacks on the tape deck.

“Book Reviews”
Kingpin – Kevin Poulsen
Ghost in the Wires – Kevin Mitnick

“Flexies”
Shows two flexi discs compared to a standard vinyl record. Flexi discs are than demo’d on a Technics turntable.

 

Obsoleet Episode 07

Episode 07

“The Digisode”

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Segments:
Minidiscs
‘Secrets of a Super Hacker’ Review
Digitizing VHS

“Minidiscs”

Shows the basics of Minidisc Net-MD players, transferring to Minidsic from the computer, and playback on a Minidisc deck.

Players used were: MZ-NE410, MZ-N510, MDS-JE500 (deck)

The SonicStage software can be found here, forums.sonyinsider.com/files/file/95-sonicstage-43-ultimate-edition/

NOTE: Registration is required for download, but is free and takes no time at all.

“’Secrets of a Super Hacker’ Review”

ISBN-10: 1559501065

ISBN-13: 978-1559501064

“Digitizing VHS”

Gives a little discussion of methods for transferring VHS.

Shows off the PolyTron Digital Video Stabilizer, Vidicraft Detailer II, Vidicraft Proc Amp, Archer Super Video Processor, Archer Video Enhancer/Stabilizer, Archer Video Color Processor, Archer Video Sound Processor, Ambico Video Enhancer/Audio Mixer, Sima SED-CM Video CopyMaster.

This is followed by a demonstration chaining the VCR —> Stabilizer —> Vidicraft Proc Amp —> Vidicraft Detailer II —> DVD Recorder.