Lyra-2 & MicromysV4 arrived and my little retro corner is now completed – for the moment. The KVM Switch works perfectly , all input devices gets in each scenario always recognized in both systems. Here some pics.
If was recently confronted with the problem to get an in good shape and not yellowed PS2 keyboard since I wanted to share only one keyboard/mouse for my Amiga4000 and Retro DOS Box. Luckily I found a seller on ebay who sells keyboards like this new for 2$!!!! shipping depending on your location. Deal!!!! Keyboard […]
There she is, the second 6870. Let’s see what crossfire will bring (I know the cards are years old). before: http://www.3dmark.com/sd/2152267 after: http://www.3dmark.com/sd/2171512 results are not bad for a 60$ investment. Better than a new card for 300$. after Fire Strike Extreme I got the msg “With your CPU you could do anything. That GPU […]
Since my Retro DOS box (http://manatwork.org/computer/retro-dos-pc/) is sleeping in the basement (because of taking to much space in the office) I decided to build a smaller version of it. Something that don’t take much space and is super silent. After doing some research the chosen case will be the XION XON-720P. Steel MicroATX Slim Case […]
Finally its there in my computer. The revised Bulldozer is quite an improvement compared the first generation. It maybe don’t beat the I7 in games but in apps this CPU is unbeatable and cost half the price. We can see this very well in the CPU Mark / $ Price comparison. http://www.cpubenchmark.net/cpu.php?cpu=AMD+FX-8350+Eight-Core I had to […]
Out of a discussion on a1k.org came the idea that it would be helpful to know, how many Amiga computer are still active world wide. The result is now http://amigamap.com. The page is dedicated to show peoples where, how many and which Amiga computers are still exists and/or in use worldwide. Please contribute to this […]