I’m trying out UTM, a new virtual machine app compatible with Apple’s new M1 architecture on newer Macs, to emulate an operating system from my childhood.
Note: This test focuses on the desktop version for macOS.
Continue reading UTM Emulator testing: Windows XP
After six months of trying to upgrade the memory in the Classic, I was finally successful.
Continue reading Tidbits: Classic Memory Upgrade + SoftPC Update
Many vintage computer enthusiasts are celebrating DOScember – using the time to play around with DOS and run some games. Back in March 2019, I demonstrated DOSBox, a DOS emulator that runs on modern machines. But I had a random idea: what if I could get DOS emulation working on one of the vintage Macintosh computers?
Continue reading DOScember: SoftPC on a Macintosh?
Lately, I’ve been exploring various emulators for the Macintosh platform. But what about emulators for the PC? After all, I haven’t covered a PC emulator since DOSBox.
Continue reading windows95: A Windows 95 Emulator
Want to run yesterday’s software on today’s hardware? No problem…
Continue reading DOSBox: DOS Emulator
Today I received a new toy from Canada… Continue reading T42: A New Toy
Last week, my 85-year old grandfather stumbled across an old hard drive I had laying around. He picked it up and asked “what is this?” Continue reading The Hard Drive
If there was one computer of the 1960s that changed the way we compute, it would be the IBM System/360. Continue reading IBM System/360
To further my series on the ThinkPad’s 25th anniversary, I’ll be discussing the history of portable computing and the role that the ThinkPad plays in the topic.
Continue reading A History of Portable Computing
Following me watching and commenting on an Air Force video detailing their 70th anniversary, I realized that I’ve never mentioned the infamous SAGE computer. Continue reading What was SAGE?