Sunday
May222016

RCR Episode 127

Panelists: Earl Evans (hosting), Ken Gagne, Paul Hagstrom, and Jack Nutting

Host's Topic: Tragic: The Gathering of dust

Most of us have vintage computers that we have purchased, used, but then ignored. In the early days, they were so easy to get, often for free, or cheap. Of your collection, which system do you most regret leaving in the closet, and why?

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RCR Episode 127: May 22, 2016

Sunday
May082016

RCR Episode 126

Panelists: Jack Nutting (hosting), Paul Hagstrom, and Michael Mulhern

Host's Topic: Absence makes the heart grow fonder

What retrocomputers were actually less cool than you remember once you got your hands on one again? What were the annoyances you'd forgotten about?

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RCR Episode 126: May 8, 2016

Sunday
Apr242016

RCR Episode 125

Panelists: Paul Hagstrom (hosting), and Michael Mulhern

Host's Topic: A veritable plethora

Continuing to wonder about modern recreations as ever more appear on the scene. Are we cheating? Should we just get over it? Does this mean more people are coming? How do you choose which Apple IIGS RAM card to get?

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RCR Episode 125: April 24, 2016

Sunday
Apr102016

RCR Episode 124

Panelists: Earl Evans (hosting), Paul Hagstrom, Michael Mulhern, and Jack Nutting

Host's Topic: Lunar landistry

SpaceX successfully blasted off a rocket, which they’ve done before - but this time, the rocket’s stage one came back down and landed itself safely! In celebration of their accomplishment, we wanted to look back on the game Lunar Lander, and its various incarnations.

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RCR Episode 124: April 10, 2016

Sunday
Mar272016

RCR Episode 123

Panelists: Michael Mulhern (hosting), Earl Evans, and Paul Hagstrom

Host's Topic: Easter Eggs

Hidden developer lists. Slipping it past management. Have you ever added an Easter Egg to a program?

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RCR Episode 123: March 27, 2016