My Classic setup: Nicola D’Agostino

After my Classic Setup Series announcement two weeks ago, I’m pleased to introduce the first Classic Setup submission, from fellow writer and translator Nicola D’Agostino. Freelance writer, translator, teacher, musician, graphic and web designer, Nicola D’Agostino writes a lot about Apple (check his Stories of Apple website, among other things) and lives in a house … Continue reading My Classic setup: Nicola D’Agostino

Finally: bringing Internet to my Colour Classic

Among the various goodies Richard donated me there was an Apple-branded Comm Slot Ethernet card (Part № 820-0607-A), which I hoped I could attach to my Colour Classic to bring Ethernet connectivity — and therefore Internet — to my favourite compact Mac. Now, the original Colour Classic motherboard doesn’t have a Comm Slot interface, its … Continue reading Finally: bringing Internet to my Colour Classic

Steven Frank on collecting vintage machines & other musings

I really enjoyed this recent piece by Steven Frank where he talks about his latest project: When I decided a couple of weeks ago that I wanted to devote half of the guest bedroom to a selection of vintage computers, game consoles, and paraphernalia, there was no longer any denying that I’d crossed over from … Continue reading Steven Frank on collecting vintage machines & other musings