May 14, 2022
Apr 23, 2022
Scott Savage: Lefty, the Checkers Playing
"Lefty" was the name of the world's first checker-playing robot, which was located at the Omniplex science museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The robot arm would play games of checkers against museum visitors, picking up and moving pieces on a physical...
Apr 16, 2022
Anthony Ramos: Parrot, Creepy Caverns
Anthony Dandrea is better known to Atari computer enthusiasts as Anthony Ramos.
Anthony programmed Creepy Caverns, a type-in BASIC game that was published in Antic magazine's August 1984 issue. Anthony also created the software for Parrot, a $40 4-bit sound sampler and playback...
Apr 7, 2022
ANTIC Episode 87 - Good news, bad news
In this episode of ANTIC The Atari 8-Bit Computer Podcast… we have tons of news, both good and bad, and lots of coverage of new hardware.
Mar 12, 2022
Tom Zimmerman, AMY chip