Acorn User - March 1985

NEW USERS
 
Hints & Tips
 
First Byte: inputting information
 
Joe's Jottings
Basic is the best known language for the BBC Micro, but you might want to learn another one
 
Simple electronics project
A programmable second keyboard 
 
BUSINESS
 
Business news
 
Is Sage a wise buy?
the Sage Accounts package, which includes a Z80 second processor
 
ATOM
 
Atom Forum
 
REVIEWS
 
Sage accounts package
 
Educational software
Attack on the Somme, 1914, Relationships, Sea Cliff Erosion, Maths Topics 1, Computer Aided Design and Manufacture 1, Intersecting Cylinders and Number Painter
 
Games
Football Manager from Addictive, Pole Position from Atarisoft, Icon's Space Station Alpha, Martech's Eddie Kidd's jump Challenge, and Mr EE and Castle Quest from micro Power
 
Books
BBC Micro B Starter Pack, Beginner's Basic and very basic Basic
 
Mini camera for micros
low cost camera the size of a match box - that's Micro Robotics EV1
 
Printers
Smith-Corona Fastext 80
 
6809 second processors
Control Universal's Cube BeebFlex and Cambridge Microprocessor System's 6809
 
Machine code monitors
REGULARS
 
News
Acorn cuts Electron price, touch screen for monitors, new disc filing system, prestel for schools, London computer festival and software for a mouse
 
Noticeboard
 
Central processing
 
Wordwise Plus competition
 
Beeb forum
Top 20 software chart
 
Acorn Abuser's Diary
 
Bar Code reader offer
 
EDUCATION
 
Education news
Exchanging programs and ideas through AU, computer camps and ITMA modules for training teachers
 
Softwear for schools
Attack on the Somme, 1914, Relationships, Sea Cliff Erosion, maths Topics 2, Computer Aided Design and manufacture 1
intersectinf Cylinders and Number Painter
FEATURES
 
It's up to you!
 
Beyond Basic
 
Quick-draw circles
 
Mode 7 graphics facility 
 
Progreammable second keyboard
 


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