Acorn User - November 1989

FEATURES
 
The BAU Awards
 
My Type
The various types of fonts used on the BBC Micro and the Archimedes sees where they come from and where they're going
 
Big Bang
BBC Acorn User pyrotechnic extravaganza
 
Put up Job
Poster design program for the Beeb
 
Drive
View printer driver with customised on-screen highlights and clever text formatting
 
Seeing Double
Programming langauages for Acorn machines with a look at C and BCPL
 
Cash Crisis
The future of school IT
 
Spread IT Around
How a spreadsheet shoudl really be used
 
End user
A vist to the Greenhill's photo library to see what they have made of a few Beebs and an Arc
 
REVIEWS
 
Bunch of Five
Five 24-pin dot-matrix printers
 
Basic on Speed
Silicon Vision's Riscbasic and ABC2 from Dabs
 
Aping Auntie
How close you can get to a BBC Micro if all you have is a Macintosh, IBM PC, Nimbus or Amiga
 
Close to the Edit
Advanced Basic Editor from Pres
 
Plotting Along
The latest presentation package from Minerva
 
Games
Pipeline, Arcade Soccer and All-in Boxing
 
 
Marvelous Midi
Hybrid technology's Music 2000 MIDI interface for the BBC Micro
 
REGULARS
 
News
 
Education
 
Comms
 
Questions and Answers
Letters
Hints & Tips
An Assembler label checker, deleted program recovery, a vector list, an add-on LISTIF and timing for long jobs
 
Arc Agora
Prime numbers, Predicting Easter, big text and the European flag
 
 


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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH4696. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
 

Acorn User - November 1989

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