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by Sparrowhawk
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Links to QL Services and Websites
Topic: Q-emuLator
Replies: 6
Views: 3711

Re: Q-emuLator

That's good to know, thanks. :)
by Sparrowhawk
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Links to QL Services and Websites
Topic: Q-emuLator
Replies: 6
Views: 3711

Re: Q-emuLator

Terdina.net appears to no longer be up. I get a 404 for the platform specific pages, and a placeholder domain page otherwise.

Is q-emulator abandoned as a project? A huge pity if so.
by Sparrowhawk
Sat Apr 13, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Happy Birthday!
Replies: 180
Views: 65638

Re: Happy Birthday!

Very nice thanks. We went to a very nice Greek restaurant and I had rather too much ouzo :)
by Sparrowhawk
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1829

Re: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?

I voted no although both my real QL (SuperQBoard) and my Q68 have one. I just never use them!
by Sparrowhawk
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Happy Birthday!
Replies: 180
Views: 65638

Re: Happy Birthday!

Why thank you kindly. :)
by Sparrowhawk
Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Sparrowhawk
Replies: 27
Views: 11311

Re: Sparrowhawk

Request to the forum admins: rather than being a "Trump Card", any chance of being a "Clinton Card" instead?

Boom! Boom! I thank you, I'm here all week, etc etc...

(I'll go get my coat, shall I?)
by Sparrowhawk
Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Why the QL ?
Replies: 42
Views: 3633

Re: Why the QL ?

Why the QL? Because it's there... ;) Joking aside, I was a bit of a Sinclair and Acorn fan back in the day. BBC at school, and at home I had a Spectrum 16K, upgraded that to 48K, an interface 1 (?) and microdrive, then got a Spectrum+ (and a Sinclair TV, which I have since lost). Seeing the QL adver...
by Sparrowhawk
Sat Feb 02, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Delete - vapourware book
Replies: 5
Views: 849

Re: Delete - vapourware book

I had never seen that Flickr stream, so thanks for that information. In terms of the book, I think nothing new. The pandora laptop is shown, as is the flat TV etc. So probably nothing brand new. Of course it's not just photos but also the narrative around the various projects which is equally fascin...
by Sparrowhawk
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Delete - vapourware book
Replies: 5
Views: 849

Delete - vapourware book

My daughter got me a copy of Paul Atkinson's "DELETE, a design history of computer vapourware" for Christmas. She found it second hand (bargain!) but it's available on Amazon (https://www.amazon.co.uk/Delete-Design-History-Computer-Vapourware) https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images...
by Sparrowhawk
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QL prints and cards
Replies: 0
Views: 740

QL prints and cards

Anyone seen this before? https://www.redbubble.com/people/billlu ... inclair-ql

Shame there is no "Sinclair QL" lettering sticker on there, which is what I was looking for.