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NTS Computers Ltd

Timeline for NTS :

Date Event
Unknown Middlesex University: David Tresman Caminer Postgraduate Scholarship in Business Computing
1642 Pascal's calculator or the Pascaline constructed
1666 Samuel Morland builds a mechanical calculator that will add and subtract
1703 Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz invents the Binary System
10 Dec 1815 Ada, Lady Lovelace, is Born
Dec 1837 Charles Babbage published a paper describing a mechanical computer that is now known as the Analytical Engine
1873 QWERTY keyboard invented
1883 Scheutz invents the first printing calculator
1888 Introduction of its adder-lister by William Seward Burroughs
21 Jan 1888 Babbage's Analytical Engine Operates For The First Time
8 Jan 1889 Herman Hollerith lodges patent for Punch Card technology
10 Sep 1901 Herman Hollerith patents Apparatus For Punching Record Cards
9 Apr 1919 ENIAC Designer Presper Eckert Is Born
8 Nov 1923 Integrated Circuit Co-Inventor Jack Kilby is Born
Jan 1925 Douglas Engelbart is Born
11 Apr 1936 Konrad Zuse Files For Patent
1937 The Atanasoff–Berry Computer first conceived
12 Nov 1937 Alan Turing Defines the Universal Machine
12 Nov 1937 ILLIAC IV Designer Slotnick is born
Dec 1943 The Colossus Mark 1 computer is delivered to Bletchley Park
1944 First Harvard Mark 1 shipped
19 Feb 1946 Alan Turing Proposal For 'ACE' Automatic Computing Engine
1947 The Williams tube won the race for a practical random-access memory
6 May 1949 EDSAC performed its first calculations
1950 Zuse sold first Z4 computer
Feb 1951 Ferranti Mark 1 delivered to Manchester University
1952 Grace Hopper completes the A-0 Compiler
1953 Jay Forrester installed magnetic core memory at MIT
1955 English Electric Deuce Computers introduced
12 Sep 1958 Jack Kilby created the first integrated circuit
1959 COBOL is introduced
1961 Computerized spreadsheets for use in business accounting developed
1963 Douglas Engelbart Invents the Mouse
1963 Theodore H (Ted) Nelson coins the word Hypertext
1965 DEC unveils the PDP-8,
1965 Moore's Law coined
1966 The hand-held pocket calculator was invented at Texas Instruments in 1966
1967 Elliott Automation merged with English Electric
1968 Introduction of HP-9100 desk calculator
1 May 1969 AMD Advanced Micro Devices is founded
Jul 1969 First flight to Moon of Apollo XI with Raytheon Apollo Guidance Computer
10 Sep 1970 CLASP computer system for buildings introduced
1972 Clive Sinclair introduces the first pocket calculator
13 Jan 1972 ASC developed by Texas Instruments
10 Aug 1972 Memory enhancements to System 370
30 Nov 1972 Texas Instruments's ASC
22 May 1973 Bob Metcalfe invents Ethernet
13 Dec 1973 Scottish Bureau, Systems Consultants Ltd take over Conversational Software Ltd
1976 Seymour Cray demonstrates CRAY-1 - The first vector-processor supercomputer
1 Apr 1976 Calculator market expands
1977 The RCA CDP1802 microprocessor was used in the Galileo spacecraft
5 Jun 1977 The Apple II launched
1978 Texas Instruments introduced Speak & Spell
19 Oct 1978 News Article : PDP-11/34 for Dulwich college
8 Feb 1979 News Article : £2,000 reward for stolen micro system
Feb 1980 News Article : College Software Contest
Mar 1980 News Article : Football-crazy!
Apr 1980 News Article : Keen attack on small-scale user market
Jun 1980 News Article : Home computer which talks
Jun 1980 News Article : Free maintenance service
Jul 1980 News Article : Dazzling the micromice
Sep 1980 News Article : Uncertainty over future of Nascom does not stop new wave of add-ons
Oct 1980 News Article : MUSE to receive cash support for software-transfer project
Nov 1980 News Article : Industrial measurements from I/O subsystem which works with all types of micro
Nov 1980 News Article : New share market may help micro firms raise capital
Jan 1981 News Article : Apple II digital synthesiser can mimic musical instruments
Jan 1981 News Article : Still no clear precedent in software copyright cases
Feb 1981 News Article : Better odds for bookies
Mar 1981 News Article : Medical package which will take pressure off overworked nurses
Apr 1981 News Article : Dot-matrix colour printer at a competitive price
Apr 1981 News Article : Speech-synthesis board designed for development engineers
May 1981 News Article : Texas 16-bit TMS-9995 wins added operation speed
Jun 1981 News Article : Real-life simulations for students of applications programming
Jun 1981 Texas Instruments release the TI99/4A in the USA
Jul 1981 News Article : MicroCobol adherents to form user group
Aug 1981 News Article : Programmability is key to Texas chips' success
Aug 1981 News Article : KGB and the dissidents
Sep 1981 News Article : Servicing agreements are ABC micros' strong point
Oct 1981 News Article : Green Paper proposes tighter program copyright
Oct 1981 News Article : Big RAMs from Texas
Oct 1981 News Article : Piccolo plays the Comal tune
1982 Introduction of Cray X-MP supercomputer
1982 Japanese Government Sets Out its 'Fifth Generation' Project
Jan 1982 News Article : Business Apple III sheds hobbyist image
Jan 1982 News Article : Chess Champion V can beat the best
Jan 1982 News Article : 60K Memory System vies for office users
Feb 1982 News Article : Texas 16-bit micro to hit desk-top market
Mar 1982 News Article : Form a model balance sheet
Mar 1982 News Article : Chemists' Pet prints messages on a bottle
Mar 1982 News Article : Attractive properties for estate agents
Mar 1982 News Article : Accounting to taste
Apr 1982 News Article : Next One hits routine tasks
Apr 1982 News Article : Composing oneself with Music Maker
May 1982 News Article : Accountants' competition
May 1982 News Article : Holding data for 100 years
Jul 1982 News Article : Schoolboys try for ZX-81 adaptor award
Aug 1982 Dragon 32 Released
Sep 1982 News Article : Plain paper printer
Sep 1982 News Article : Newsagents' package
Sep 1982 News Article : ERA launch is no handicap
Oct 1982 News Article : Coming events
Nov 1982 News Article : Coming events
Dec 1982 News Article : ZX-Spectrum interface
Dec 1982 News Article : Full accounts package runs on Apple II
1983 UK Government Launches the Alvey Programme
Jan 1983 News Article : HP announces first 'desk-top mainframe'
27 Jan 1983 News Article : Tl aims product at Sinclair computers
3 Feb 1983 News Article : Atari signs big names
3 Feb 1983 News Article : More micros get government approval
Mar 1983 News Article : Apple, DEC and IBM set to compete for executive market
3 Mar 1983 News Article : Sord and Aquarius get distribution
Apr 1983 News Article : Three from Texas
Apr 1983 News Article : Vertical Marketing
May 1983 News Article : Texas TI-99/4a Scrabble Pack
May 1983 News Article : Take-away from Texas Instruments
May 1983 News Article : Texas Instruments TI-99/2
May 1983 News Article : CP/M-86 version
2 May 1983 Microsoft Introduced 2-button Mouse
28 Jul 1983 News Article : Money Snake
Oct 1983 Marconi buys Quest CAE Assets
27 Oct 1983 News Article : No New Texas Machine
10 Nov 1983 Microsoft Introduces Windows
1984 Creation of Dell Computer Corporation by Michael Dell
13 Jun 1985 News Article : Domark to develop "Biggles" game?
13 Jun 1985 News Article : Hopes of Sinclair progress hindered by accounts delay
27 Jun 1985 News Article : Business retailers doubtful over F1e
24 Oct 1985 News Article : Sir Clive's C5 venture appoints receiver
7 Nov 1985 News Article : Amstrad in 'copier' row
Jan 1986 Apple Macintosh Plus launched
9 Dec 1987 Windows 2.0 was launched
1988 The first worm experience appears
1988 The NeXT (68030 CPU) computer is introduced after two years of research
1990 Commodore releases the Amiga 3000
6 Apr 1992 Microsoft Releases Windows 3.1
22 Mar 1993 Intel Ships "Pentium" Chip"
Aug 1993 Apple Newton Message Pad announced
3 Aug 1993 Introduction of Apple Newton PDA
Jan 1994 Frontier Developments is founded
Jan 1994 Yahoo founded January 1994
Apr 1995 Frontier Developments release Frontier: First Encounters
2 Sep 1997 IBM announces RS/6000 SP Deep Blue
May 1998 Introduction of Apple iMac
Sep 1998 Foundation of Google by Larry Page and Sergey Brin
1999 Napster the first file sharing program introduced
Jun 2005 World of Warcraft Launch in China
11 Jan 2013 Suicide of Aaron Swartz
5 Jun 2013 Edward Snowden Leaks Top Secret Documents
15 Nov 2013 PlayStation 4 released
22 Nov 2013 Xbox One released
25 Mar 2014 Nvidia at GPU Technology Conference
25 Jun 2014 Android watches go up for preorder
16 Dec 2014 Frontier Developments release Elite Dangerous
17 Nov 2016 Frontier Developments release Planet Coaster
9 Oct 2018 The Ada Lovelace Quiz
11 Jan 2019 Black Mirror: Bandersnatch Pop-up Exhibition
5 Nov 2019 Frontier Developments release Planet Zoo


Hardware Products

Stuart Tyrrell Developments Net100

Stuart Tyrrell Developments Net100
Unknown
The Stuart Tyrrell Developments Net100 card is made by Simtec and also sold be R-Comp and CTA Direct.

Manufacturer : Stuart Tyrrell Developments
Type : Peripheral

Texas Instruments PHROM Emulator Board

Texas Instruments PHROM Emulator Board
Unknown
This is the original board used by Acorn to develop the Kenneth Kendal speech ROM for use with the BBC Micro.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Risc Developments ECO/IO board

Risc Developments ECO/IO board
Unknown
The Risc Devlopments ECO/IO board is a mini podule which provides a BBC User port and Analogue port for A30x0 and A4000 computers.

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Peripheral

Texas Instruments TM 990 / U89

Texas Instruments TM 990 / U89
Unknown
This may look like a calculator - the keyboard is from a TI-59 calculator - but it's a training system for the TMS 9980A processor.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Computer

STD PS2Mouse adaptor for Archimedes

STD PS2Mouse adaptor for Archimedes
Unknown
PS2 mouse adaptor the Archimedes.

Manufacturer : Stuart Tyrell Developments
Type : Peripheral

Risc Developments A3010 RAM Card

Risc Developments A3010 RAM Card
Unknown
The Risc Developments A3010 RAM card has 8 x GM71C440AJ60 FPM Dynamic RAM chips.

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Peripheral

Irlam Instruments Risc TV Card

Irlam Instruments Risc TV Card
Unknown
The Irlam Instruments RISC TV podule allows you to use you computer as a televison, with the screen in a window.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Risc Developments IDE Controller

Risc Developments IDE Controller
Unknown
The Risc Developments IDE Controller has connections for: 2.

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Peripheral

LCD Breakout Box

LCD Breakout Box
Unknown
This is a L.C.D. breakout box by RS Components Ltd. It comes in its own black case, with the original instructions Stock number 635-375 Line powered LCD type with 16 monitored lines, patchable positi...

Manufacturer : RS Components
Type : Peripheral

TI-99/4A Speech Synthesizer

TI-99/4A Speech Synthesizer
Unknown
This highly popular plug-in speech synthesizer module was available for the TI-99/4 and 4A.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

TI-2500 Datamath calculator

TI-2500 Datamath calculator
1972
The famous TI-2500 Datamath calculator was first announced in April 1972 with a suggested retail price (SRP) of $149.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI SR-10 Electronic Sliderule

TI SR-10 Electronic Sliderule
1973
Distinctive features: The first of a line of Texas Instruments "Slide Rule" models.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI SR-10 Electronic Sliderule

TI SR-10 Electronic Sliderule
1973
Distinctive features: The first of a line of Texas Instruments "Slide Rule" models.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-SR-50 scientific pocket calculator

TI-SR-50 scientific pocket calculator
1973
The SR-50 was Texas Instruments' first scientific pocket calculator with trigonometric and logarithm functions.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-2550 Memory Calculator (1st Design)

TI-2550 Memory Calculator (1st Design)
1974
Size (approx):80mm (max) x 164mm x 45mm (max) (w,h,d)Weight 212g excluding batteries.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Texas Instruments TI-990 Computer System

Texas Instruments TI-990 Computer System
1975
The TI-990 was a series of 16-bit minicomputers sold by Texas Instruments (TI) in the 1970s and 1980s.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Computer

TI Silent 700 ASR Data Terminal

TI Silent 700 ASR Data Terminal
1975
The Silent 700 was a line of computer terminals manufactured by Texas Instruments in the 1970s and 1980s.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

TI 979A Model 979A Magnetic Tape System

TI 979A Model 979A Magnetic Tape System
1975
This was supplied with our rack mounted TI 990 computer system operating at 800 bpi.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

TI Model 911 Video Display Terminal

TI Model 911 Video Display Terminal
1975
TI Model 990 Computer Model 911 Video Display Terminal together with a complete rack mounted TI 990 system was very kindly donated by Diana Blanden...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

TI-990 Prom Programmer

TI-990 Prom Programmer
1975
Metal case and internal electrics for this device, the front panel is missing.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

TI-2550 II

TI-2550 II
1975
Texas Instruments (also known by its initials: TI), is a US company with its headquarters in Dallas, Texas.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-SR-51A Version 1

TI-SR-51A Version 1
June 1975
Texas Instruments SR-51A Version 1 The SR-51A was introduced shortly after the SR-51 to reduce manufacturing costs.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-SR-51-II. Advanced professional electronic calculator

TI-SR-51-II. Advanced professional electronic calculator
1976
The SR-50 was Texas Instruments' first scientific pocket calculator with trigonometric and logarithm functions.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-56 Programmable Calculator

TI-56 Programmable Calculator
May 1976
According to Texas Instruments the SR-56 was introduced May 21, 1976 The SR-56 uses like the SR-50, SR-51 and SR-52 the TMC0501 scalable calculator architecture.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-1650 Programmable Calculator

TI-1650 Programmable Calculator
1977
The Texas Instruments TI-1650 is an arithmetic calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-58 Programmable Calculator

TI-58 Programmable Calculator
1977
The TI-58 was a more basic version of the TI-59, both of which were released in May 1977.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-30 Scientific Calculator

TI-30 Scientific Calculator
January 1977
The TI-30 was a scientific calculator manufactured by Texas Instruments, the first model of which was introduced in 1976.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Texas Instruments TI-59

Texas Instruments TI-59
May 1977
The Texas Instruments TI-59 is an early programmable calculator released in 1977.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-42 MBA Electronic Calculator

TI-42 MBA Electronic Calculator
August 1977
The relation between a SR-40 and the TI-55 could easily be found with the Business Analyst and The MBA.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Transam Triton (2)

Transam Triton (2)
1978
The Transam Triton Personal Computer was launched in November 1978 and was sold in kit form.

Manufacturer : Transam Components
Type : Computer

TI-45 Scientific Calculator

TI-45 Scientific Calculator
1978
Scientific model with a fluorescent display; similar in styling to the TI 30.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-33 Electronic Calculator

TI-33 Electronic Calculator
1978
Size (approx): 80mm (max) x 145mm x 35mm (max) (w,h,d)Weight 108g excluding batteriesPower: 9.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI 2550-IV TI-2550-IV Arithmetic Calculator

TI 2550-IV TI-2550-IV Arithmetic Calculator
1978
The Texas Instruments TI 2550-IV TI-2550-IV is an arithmetic calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Casio fx-140 calculator

Casio fx-140 calculator
1978
The Casio company takes its name from its founder, Tadao Kashio, who established a small mechanical manufacturing business in Tokyo in 1946.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Transam Triton

Transam Triton
December 1978
The Transam Triton Personal Computer was launched in November 1978 and was sold in kit form.

Manufacturer : Transam Components
Type : Computer

TI-58C Programmable Calculator

TI-58C Programmable Calculator
1979
The TI-58 (May 1977), and later TI-58C (1979), were cut down versions of the TI-59, lacking the magnetic card reader and having half the memory, but otherwise identical.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

TI-35 Scientific Calculator

TI-35 Scientific Calculator
1979
Texas Instruments TI-35 was a series of scientific calculators by Texas Instruments.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Texas Instruments - TI-99/4

Texas Instruments - TI-99/4
1979
The Texas Instruments TI-99/4 is considered by some as the world's first 16-bit home computer.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Computer

BBC Interface DCP Bus Expansion

BBC Interface DCP Bus Expansion
1980
This expansion unit connects to the BBC Micro/Master 1MHz user port.

Manufacturer : DCP Microdevelopments
Type : Peripheral

Interbeeb DCP Bus Expansion

Interbeeb DCP Bus Expansion
1980
This expansion unit connects to the BBC Micro/Master 1MHz user port.

Manufacturer : DCP Microdevelopments
Type : Peripheral

Texas Instruments - TI-99/4A

Texas Instruments - TI-99/4A
1st June 1981
The Texas Instrument TI-99/4 was the world's first 16-bit home computer.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Computer

TI-99/4 Joysticks

TI-99/4 Joysticks
4th June 1981
A pair of joysticks for the TI-99/4.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

TI LCD Programmer 1981

TI LCD Programmer 1981
1982
The TI LCD Programmer is a very unusual calculator doing math not only on the base-10 system like our natural life but on base-8 and base-16, too.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Texas Instruments TM 990 / 189

Texas Instruments TM 990 / 189
March 1982
This may look like a calculator - the keyboard is from a TI-59 calculator - but it's a training system for the TMS 9980A processor.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Computer

Aries B20

Aries B20
1983
20K RAM expansion for the BBC Micro Model B, made by Cambridge Computer Consultants Ltd.

Manufacturer : Cambridge Computer Consultants Ltd
Type : Peripheral

TI Program Recorder PHP 2700u

TI Program Recorder PHP 2700u
1983
The PHP2700u is a data recorder for the Texas Instruments TI-99/4a computer.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Aries B12

Aries B12
1984
The Aries B12, by Cambridge Computer Consultants Ltd, is a sideways ROM expansion for the BBC Micro Model B.

Manufacturer : Cambridge Computer Consultants Ltd
Type : Peripheral

Comus Instruments Daisy

Comus Instruments Daisy
1984
This computer was manufactured and sold by Comus Instruments of Kingston Upon Hull as an analogue sampling device.

Manufacturer : Comus Instruments
Type : Computer

Little Professor 26-82-RC1

Little Professor 26-82-RC1
1985
The Little Professor is a backwards calculator designed for children ages 5 to 9.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Lenslok Software Protection Device

Lenslok Software Protection Device
1985
In the 1980s, many different ways of preventing software piracy had been tried, from fast loaders that made tape to tape copying more difficult, but at the expense of reliability, to colour code charts.

Manufacturer : ASAP Developments
Type : Peripheral

TI-74 Basicalc

TI-74 Basicalc
1986
The Texas Instruments TI-74 Basicalc is a programmable calculator, which was released in 1985 to replace the Texas Instruments Compact Computer 40.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

RS STE PA Processor A Single-Board Computer

RS STE PA Processor A Single-Board Computer
March 1986
The RS PA board is a complete computer system on a single Eurocard.

Manufacturer : RS Components
Type : Computer

TI-5038 Paper Free Printer

TI-5038 Paper Free Printer
1988
The TI-5038 continued a revolutionary concept introduced already in the year 1987: The TI-2800 Paperless Printer!

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Expansion Board Kit

Expansion Board Kit
October 1988
An electronics project kit designed to be used with Mike Cooks Body Building column in the BBC Micro User magazine.

Manufacturer : Musbury Consultants
Type : Peripheral

Acorn AKA66 PAL TV Adaptor

Acorn AKA66 PAL TV Adaptor
1990
The Acorn AKA66 PAL TV Adaptor allows for an A3000 or any Archimedes range of computer to connect to a colour TV.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments Ltd
Type : Peripheral

Irlam Instruments Moving i-Mage

Irlam Instruments Moving i-Mage
1991
Irlam Instruments described Moving i-Mage as: Moving i-Mage is the first high performance video digitiser to bypass the standard Archimedes display hardware.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments
Type : Peripheral

The Fox MT-80Z

The Fox MT-80Z
1992
This computer was built into a case and was a portable training solution.

Manufacturer : E & L Instruments
Type : Computer

Irlam Instruments Acorn Replay DIY Capture System

Irlam Instruments Acorn Replay DIY Capture System
1993
To quote from the manual" The Acorn Replay DIY kit allows anyone to capture colour video and stereo audio at low-cost onto hard disc using standard equipment.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Irlam Instruments i-Mage Colour Hand Scanner Interface

Irlam Instruments i-Mage Colour Hand Scanner Interface
1994
The Irlam Instruments i-Mage hand scanner interface is one of a family of scanning solutions from Irlam.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Irlam Instruments 24i16

Irlam Instruments 24i16
1994
The Irlam Instruments 24i16 is a 24 Bit Real-Time Video Digitiser & 16 Bit Sound Sampler.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Texas Instruments TravelMate 4000E

Texas Instruments TravelMate 4000E
March 1994
Texas Instruments made a line of laptops called "Travel Mate.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Computer

Risc Developments Archimedes Ethernet Card

Risc Developments Archimedes Ethernet Card
1995
The RISC Developments Archimedes Ethernet card has a 10base2 and AUI connectors.

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Peripheral

TI-92 Graphing Calculator

TI-92 Graphing Calculator
1995
The TI-92 series of graphing calculators are a line of calculators produced by Texas Instruments.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Irlam ColourMobile Scanner

Irlam ColourMobile Scanner
1996
The Irlam Instruments Ltd ColourMobile is a low cost 24bit Colour Mobile Scanner for RISC OS computers.

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments Ltd
Type : Peripheral

NTS DreamWriter 200

NTS DreamWriter 200
1996
NTS Computer Systems Ltd offered its line of low-cost computing DreamWriter devices.

Manufacturer : NTS
Type : Computer

TI PS6560i Personal Organiser

TI PS6560i Personal Organiser
May 1996
Date of introduction: 1996 Display technology: LCD dot matrixDisplay size: 4 lines by 24 charSize: 3.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : PDA

TI calculator-based ranger (CBR)

TI calculator-based ranger (CBR)
1997
The Texas Instruments (TI) Calculator-based Ranger (CBR) is a sonic motion detector that brings real-world data collection and analysis into the classroom.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral

Saintsong EPC-1 Mini PC

Saintsong EPC-1 Mini PC
2000
This mini-PC features USB, S-Video and VGA output, and connects to the EPD-1 docking station which provides parallel and serial ports as well as floppy and CD-ROM drives.

Manufacturer : Saintsong
Type : Computer

TI-Nspire Graphing Calculator

TI-Nspire Graphing Calculator
July 2008
The TI-Nspire product line is a series of graphing calculators developed by Texas Instruments.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Calculator

Texas Instruments eZ430-Chronos Development Tool

Texas Instruments eZ430-Chronos Development Tool
2010
Fully functional watch based on CC430, MSP430 MCU with integrated wireless transceiver.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Peripheral


Software Products

Southern Belle

Southern Belle
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Album

Album
Unknown
Picture and clip-art catalogue utility...

Manufacturer : Irlam Instruments Ltd
Type : Software

Back up of DOC.SYS 1.1

Back up of DOC.SYS 1.1
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

Beginning Grammar

Beginning Grammar
Unknown
Engaging and colourful activities that introduce the basic parts of speech and how they're used, Valuable practice and hours of fun for children grades 2 through 5.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Addition and Subtraction 1

Addition and Subtraction 1
Unknown
Makes learning addition and subtraction facts for number zero through nine fun and challenging...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

RISC User Fonts

RISC User Fonts
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Blasto

Blasto
Unknown
(Blasto) is listed as cassette but was a Solid State Cartridge (as TI referred to them, but everyone else seems to have called them modules.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Oldies But Goodies- Games II

Oldies But Goodies- Games II
Unknown
Five exciting games to challenge your mind...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Zero Zap

Zero Zap
Unknown
Zero Zap is listed as cassette but was a Solid State Cartridge (as TI referred to them, but everyone else seems to have called them modules.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

The Attack

The Attack
Unknown
(The Attack) is listed as cassette but was a Solid State Cartridge (as TI referred to them, but everyone else seems to have called them modules.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Teach Yourself Extended BASIC

Teach Yourself Extended BASIC
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Programming Aids 1

Programming Aids 1
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Alien Addition

Alien Addition
Unknown
An arcade game format provides fun and challenge while increasing math skills in addition of numbers from 0 to 9...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Demolition Division

Demolition Division
Unknown
An arcade game format provides fun and challenge while increasing math skills in division of problems with answers from 0 to 9...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Alligator Mix

Alligator Mix
Unknown
An arcade game format provides fun and challenge while increasing math skills in addition and subtraction of numbers from 0 to 9...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Dragon Mix

Dragon Mix
Unknown
An arcade game format provides fun and challenge while increasing math skills in multipication of numbers from 0 to 9...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Meteor Multiplication

Meteor Multiplication
Unknown
An arcade game format provides fun and challenge while increasing math skills in multipication of numbers from 0 to 9...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Minus Mission

Minus Mission
Unknown
An arcade game format provides fun and challenge while increasing math skills in subtraction of numbers from 0 to 9...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Early Learning Fun

Early Learning Fun
Unknown
colorful and exciting educational activities help teach shape and numbers recognition counting sorting and the alphabet as well as first computer skills...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Number Magic

Number Magic
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Morpheus

Morpheus
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : Oregan Software Developments
Type : Software - Game

Polyglot

Polyglot
Unknown
...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Connect Four

Connect Four
Unknown
......

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

DX10 Operating System Backup Tape

DX10 Operating System Backup Tape
1977
P/N: 0939151-1302 Media: 1600 BPI Rel: 3.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

DX10 Operating System Build Tape

DX10 Operating System Build Tape
1977
P/N: 0939151-1301 Media: 1600 BPI Rel: 3.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

DX10 Operating System Build Tape 2122103-001

DX10 Operating System Build Tape 2122103-001
1977
P/N: 0939151-1301Media: 1610 BPIRel: 3.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

DX10 Operating System Backup Tape

DX10 Operating System Backup Tape
1977
P/N: 0939151-1302Media: 1610 BPIRel: 3.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

TMS32010 Vax Cross Support

TMS32010 Vax Cross Support
1977
P/N: 1603634-1301Media: 1610 BPIRel: 2.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

Video Chess

Video Chess
1979
Picture is generic....

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

990 Products Patch Disk/Tape

990 Products Patch Disk/Tape
1980
P/N: 2250703-3610Media: 1610 BPIRel: 3.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

DX10 Online Diagnostics Object

DX10 Online Diagnostics Object
1980
P/N: 2270692-1603Media: 1600 BPIRel: 2.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

DX10 Online Diagnostics Object

DX10 Online Diagnostics Object
1980
P/N: 2270692-1603Media: 1600 BPIRel: 2.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments Incorporated
Type : Software

A-Maze-Ing

A-Maze-Ing
1980
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Indoor Soccer

Indoor Soccer
1980
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Hustle

Hustle
1980
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Tombstone City

Tombstone City
1981
Picture is generic....

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Carwars

Carwars
1981
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Parsec

Parsec
1981
......

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

TI-Invaders

TI-Invaders
1981
.........

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Munch Man

Munch Man
1981
............

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Anteater

Anteater
1982
Anteater is a one or two player game where you maneuver ants to collect food for your colony whilst avoiding anteaters.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Terminal Emulator II

Terminal Emulator II
1982
Picture is generic....

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

TI Extended Basic

TI Extended Basic
1982
Programming Language Picture is generic.

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Chisholm Trail

Chisholm Trail
1982
...

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software - Game

Banner

Banner
1982
...

Manufacturer : Micro Aid
Type : Software - Game

Beginner's Basic Tour

Beginner's Basic Tour
1982
......

Manufacturer : Texas Instruments
Type : Software

Nightflite - Flight Simulation

Nightflite - Flight Simulation
1982
Spectrum 16k or 48k...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Quest Adventure

Quest Adventure
August 1982
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Nightflite II

Nightflite II
1983
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Heathrow Air Traffic Control

Heathrow Air Traffic Control
1983
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Backgammon

Backgammon
1983
16K or 48K Spectrum...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software

3D Space-Wars

3D Space-Wars
1983
This is a progression for 3D Seiddab attack, and see the player flying through space, moving up, down left and right to shoot down the approaching ships.

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants Ltd.
Type : Software - Game

Heathrow Air Traffic Control

Heathrow Air Traffic Control
1984
This is a progression for 3D Seiddab attack, and see the player flying through space, moving up, down left and right to shoot down the approaching ships.

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Dodgy Dealer

Dodgy Dealer
1984
Management simulation game, also known as Wheeler Dealer.

Manufacturer : OIC Computer Consultants
Type : Software - Game

3D Lunattack

3D Lunattack
1984
3D Lunattack Amazing cockpit view 3D hi-res graphics.

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

3D Space-Wars

3D Space-Wars
1984
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

3D Seiddab Attack

3D Seiddab Attack
1984
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Fantasia Diamond

Fantasia Diamond
1984
......

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Avalon

Avalon
1984
Hewson Consultants produced some of the machines finest games, and Avalon and it's sequel Dragontorc were no exception.

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Technician Ted

Technician Ted
December 1984
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Spy vs Spy

Spy vs Spy
1985
...

Manufacturer : Beyond Software
Type : Software - Game

Zapp

Zapp
1985
The Complete Machoine Code Development Package for the Amstrad CPC 464 Comprehensice Text Editor Single Pass High Speed Assembler Single and Multi Step Monitor with Breakpoints Symbolic Disassemble...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Fantasia Diamond

Fantasia Diamond
1985
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Southern Belle

Southern Belle
1986
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Quazatron (48k/128k)

Quazatron (48k/128k)
1986
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Doombase

Doombase
1987
Flick screen platform action, where the player must drop bombs on top of the enemies, while flying around on a jetpack.

Manufacturer : Sparklers
Type : Software

Four Smash Hits

Four Smash Hits
1987
Zynaps Exolon Ranarama Uridium Plus ...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Dark Side

Dark Side
1987
The second game to use the Freescape graphics engine, which enabled the player to explore a 3D world, solving puzzles and taking out the bad guys.

Manufacturer : Incentive
Type : Software - Game

Evening Star (Disc)

Evening Star (Disc)
1987
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Evening Star (Cassette)

Evening Star (Cassette)
1987
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Exolon

Exolon
1987
...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Driller

Driller
1987
Quite a revolutiionary game on the Spectrum that pushed the now aging machine to it's very limits.

Manufacturer : Incentive Software
Type : Software - Game

Super Nudge 2000

Super Nudge 2000
1987
Super nudge 2000 is a superb simulator of a modern fruit machine incorporating many of the features found on them.

Manufacturer : Mastertronic
Type : Software - Game

Uridium

Uridium
1987
Super nudge 2000 is a superb simulator of a modern fruit machine incorporating many of the features found on them.

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Impossaball

Impossaball
1987
Spectrum...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software

Impossaball

Impossaball
1987
Guide your bouncing ball across the checkered landscape avoiding the traps and spikes.

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Heavy Metal Paradroid

Heavy Metal Paradroid
1987
Arcade shoot-'em-up. A re-release of 1985's Paradroid with updated graphics. ...

Manufacturer : Hewson Consultants
Type : Software - Game

Boulderdash IV

Boulderdash IV
1988
With Construction Kit...

Manufacturer : Hi-Tec
Type : Software - Game

Cybernoid

Cybernoid
1988
...

Manufacturer : Kixx
Type : Software - Game

Gary Lineker's Super Star Soccer

Gary Lineker's Super Star Soccer
1988
...

Manufacturer : Gremlin
Type : Software - Game

ProShare ST

ProShare ST
1989
...

Manufacturer : TC Developments
Type : Software

Thunderbirds

Thunderbirds
1989
comprises of two disks...

Manufacturer : ITC Entertainments
Type : Software - Game

Forgotten Worlds (Kixx)

Forgotten Worlds (Kixx)
1989
Side scrolling shoot em up, that requires more skill than this usual sort of game, a second button must be pressed to aim the character’s gun all around him.

Manufacturer : Kixx
Type : Software - Game

Future Bike Simulator

Future Bike Simulator
1990
...

Manufacturer : Hi-tec
Type : Software - Game

Yogi's Great Escape

Yogi's Great Escape
1990
...

Manufacturer : Hi-Tec
Type : Software - Game

Hammerfist

Hammerfist
1990
...

Manufacturer : Vivid Image Developments Ltd
Type : Software - Game

Software Components Limited discs

Software Components Limited discs
12th April 1990
4 x 5.25" Disks branded 'software components limited', handwritten labels HeadersToInclude - 12 April 1990 - MS-DOS - Turbo C Backup Help TC - 12 April 1990 - MS-DOS - Turbo C Backup...

Manufacturer : software components limited
Type : Software

TypeStudio

TypeStudio
1991
Flexible text effects package....

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Software

Road Runner & Wile E Coyote

Road Runner & Wile E Coyote
1991
...

Manufacturer : Hi-Tec Software
Type : Software - Game

Hearsay II

Hearsay II
1991
Kindly Donated by Chris Whytehead...

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Software

Masterfile

Masterfile
1992
Version 3....

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Wimp Programmer's Toolkit

Wimp Programmer's Toolkit
1992
Programming tool suite...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Dropzone

Dropzone
1992
...

Manufacturer : Mindscape
Type : Software - Game

The Simpsons: Bart vs. The Space Mutants

The Simpsons: Bart vs. The Space Mutants
1992
...

Manufacturer : Acclaim
Type : Software - Game

Power Pack (Tape 26)

Power Pack (Tape 26)
1992
3 Complete Games - Bomber - Twin Tiger - Cosmic Causeway 2 Demo's - Stuntman Seymour - Doc Croc...

Manufacturer : Codemasters/Binary Zone/Prisim Leisure/Zeppelin/Active Developments
Type : Software - Game

Desktop Thesaurus

Desktop Thesaurus
1992
standalone thesaurus for Archimedes, A3000 and A5000 computers...

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Software

Xtra-RAM Deluxe (Disk and manual only)

Xtra-RAM Deluxe (Disk and manual only)
1992
A memory expansion for the Atari ST range.

Manufacturer : Marpet Developments
Type : Software - Game

2067 BC

2067 BC
1992
A memory expansion for the Atari ST range.

Manufacturer : Oregan Software Developments
Type : Software - Game

Hearsay 2.0

Hearsay 2.0
1993
Communications software...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Desk Edit

Desk Edit
1993
...

Manufacturer : Risc Developments
Type : Software

Basic Programmers' Toolkit

Basic Programmers' Toolkit
1993
A selection of utilities to aid the process of writing programs in Basic...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Hard Disc Companion

Hard Disc Companion
1994
Hard disc backup utility...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Arcturus

Arcturus
1994
1994 arcade game....

Manufacturer : Oregan Software Developments
Type : Software

PLAYBACK

PLAYBACK
1994
Keystroke recording software...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

DeskEdit 4 Upgrade from 2

DeskEdit 4 Upgrade from 2
1994
All-purpose program and text editor...

Manufacturer : RISC Developments
Type : Software

Solitaire FunPak

Solitaire FunPak
1994
...

Manufacturer : Interplay
Type : Software - Game

Cine Clips

Cine Clips
1995
Cine Clips from Oregan CD-ROM...

Manufacturer : Oregan Software Developments
Type : Software

StudioSound

StudioSound
1997
StudioSound is a 32 track audio sequencing studio released by Oregan Developments for RISC OS in 1997.

Manufacturer : Oregan Developments
Type : Software

MidiWorks

MidiWorks
1997
MidiWorks is a MIDI sequencing and composing tool developed by Oregan Developments for RISC OS.

Manufacturer : Oregan Developments
Type : Software

HyperStudio

HyperStudio
April 1997
Software for a Mediacentric World!

Manufacturer : TAG Developemnts
Type : Software - Educational

OddWorld: Abe's Oddysee

OddWorld: Abe's Oddysee
November 1997
Software for a Mediacentric World!...

Manufacturer : Oddworld Inhabitants
Type : Software - Game

V2000

V2000
1998
Coming from Frontier, this is the sequel to Virus or Zarch from David Braben in the 80s and 90s.

Manufacturer : Grolier Interactive
Type : Software - Game

Prosound

Prosound
1998
Prosound is an audio processor released by Oregan Developments for RISC OS in 1998.

Manufacturer : Oregan Developments
Type : Software

Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus

Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus
November 1998
Prosound is an audio processor released by Oregan Developments for RISC OS in 1998.

Manufacturer : Oddworld Inhabitants
Type : Software - Game

Infestation

Infestation
2000
In Infestation you drive a transformable vehicle and defend your environment from aliens.

Manufacturer : Ubisoft
Type : Software - Game

Super Magnetic Neo

Super Magnetic Neo
4th August 2000
As the hyperactive robot Neo, use his magnetic superpowers to jump, slide, run and ride in a gigantic amusement park.

Manufacturer : Crave Entertainments
Type : Software - Game

Jimmy White's 2: Cueball

Jimmy White's 2: Cueball
November 2000
...

Manufacturer : Awesome Developments
Type : Software - Game

RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 (Gold Edition)

RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 (Gold Edition)
3rd October 2002
Double Game Pack - Includes Expansion pack Wacky Worlds...

Manufacturer : Atari
Type : Software - Game

Wallace & Gromit in Project Zoo

Wallace & Gromit in Project Zoo
3rd October 2003
A 3D platformer, also released on Gamecube and Xbox.

Manufacturer : BAM! Entertainment
Type : Software - Game

Dog's Life

Dog's Life
31st October 2003
An action adventure starring Jake the dog, who is trying to rescue his girlfriend Daisy from the clutches of Dogcatchers.

Manufacturer : Sony
Type : Software - Game

Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Deluxe Edition (Games for Laptop)

Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Deluxe Edition (Games for Laptop)
2004
Contains: Roller Coaster Tycoon 3, Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Soaked, and Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Wild.

Manufacturer : Atari
Type : Software - Game

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
29th August 2005
Contains: Roller Coaster Tycoon 3, Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Soaked, and Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 Wild.

Manufacturer : Konami
Type : Software - Game

Thrillville

Thrillville
1st December 2006
A theme park simulation game that was averagely received on release.

Manufacturer : Lucasarts
Type : Software - Game

Thrillville: Off The Rails

Thrillville: Off The Rails
2007
A theme park simulation game that was averagely received on release.

Manufacturer : Lucasarts
Type : Software - Game

Agent Hugo Lemoon Twist

Agent Hugo Lemoon Twist
29th January 2007
A remarkably late release for the PS2, especially to still be released on compact disc rather than DVD format.

Manufacturer : NDS Denmark
Type : Software - Game

Far Cry 2

Far Cry 2
21st October 2008
Although named Far Cry 2, this has nothing to do with the original game or character.

Manufacturer : Ubisoft
Type : Software - Game

Rogue Warrior

Rogue Warrior
27th November 2009
Although named Far Cry 2, this has nothing to do with the original game or character.

Manufacturer : Bethesda Softworks
Type : Software - Game

Kinectimals

Kinectimals
4th November 2010
Interactive game for children...

Manufacturer : Microsoft
Type : Software - Game

Elite Dangerous Premium Backers Edition

Elite Dangerous Premium Backers Edition
December 2013
This is one of the first editions of the BAFTA nominated space sandbox game £1.

Manufacturer : Frontier Developments
Type : Software - Game

Farming Simulator

Farming Simulator
30th October 2014
As the name suggests, this is a game about completing farming tasks in as good a time and as well as possible, such as neatly ploughing a field.

Manufacturer : Focus Home
Type : Software - Game

Elite Dangerous

Elite Dangerous
27th June 2017
After a successful Kickstarter campaign raised 1.

Manufacturer : Frontier Developments
Type : Software - Game


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Jurassic World Evolution Pin Badge Set
2018
A sealed set of metallic pin badges promoting the release of Jurassic World Evolution, A real time business simulation game developed and published by Frontier Developments in 2018.

Manufacturer : Frontier Developments
Type : Promotional Item


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