Search found 2751 matches

by rbernardo
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: PaCommEx
Topic: Pacific Commodore Expo NW 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 677

Pacific Commodore Expo NW 2020

Just received a message that the Living Computer: Museum + Labs in Seattle would gladly have us back in 2020. I suggested a June date, but they still have to accept that.

Writing from Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:34 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests
Replies: 8
Views: 918

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests

Major update on the Presentations and Guests' list, with 4 more guests! See

https://portcommodore.com/dokuwiki/doku ... ons_guests

The night before CommVEx,
by rbernardo
Thu Aug 08, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Friday set-up starts at 2 p.m. in the third floor Desert Wind Salon of the Plaza Hotel. We continue until... who knows when?! :)

The day before,
by rbernardo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 exhibits
Replies: 4
Views: 572

Re: CommVEx v15 exhibits

See PETpix 2 in action at Saj Awan's table(s)! PETpix 2 is a prototype board from Mike Hill. It will take video streaming from a Raspberry Pi and convert for display on the Commodore 64!

Truly,
by rbernardo
Wed Aug 07, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests
Replies: 8
Views: 918

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests

Saj Awan, C= enthusiast, will have a table or two of Commodore music and video ephemera. Lots of good stuff!

Truly,
by rbernardo
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Just finished sending off an e-mail to Sales/Catering at the Plaza Hotel. The manager sent a diagram of how he thought the chairs and tables were to be arranged in the Desert Wind Salon. I responded that we need a theatre-type arrangement of seats for the audience in front of the projection wall and...
by rbernardo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Now I'm at the Tahiti Village, room 2208, second floor, Tower 2, on South Las Vegas Blvd..

A place usually over my pay grade,
by rbernardo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

For the CommVEx competition gaming where you can win a cash prize, we will have Street Fighter II Turbo running off the Amiga CD32. Get ready for the slugfest! :)

Moving to the Tahiti Village in south Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 exhibits
Replies: 4
Views: 572

Re: CommVEx v15 exhibits

Just added to the various Commodores and Amigas on the exhibit list, Matt Brewster is bringing FPGA emulation boxes, MiST and Raspberry Pi. Plus the Arcade Retrogaming MCC-216 makes another CommVEx appearance. See https://portcommodore.com/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=commvex:exhibits Moving to the Tahiti V...
by rbernardo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests
Replies: 8
Views: 918

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests

Lenard Roach, editor of the Interface newsletter for the Fresno Commodore User Group, has made the last-minute decision to come to CommVEx! He will have a presentation, "Productivity programs for the C64". He will also be discussing and selling his latest book, "Shift-Clr/Home". Welcome back to Comm...
by rbernardo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Photocopies done! Weather forecast for the CommVEx weekend -- 104 degrees F., down from the 110 that we have today.

Much cooler in the CommVEx room,
by rbernardo
Sat Aug 03, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Ack! I was so preoccupied today that I didn't make it to FedEx. I will try again tomorrow. Gotta finish the photocopies before CommVEx!

Still in Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Photocopies cost so much from FedEx! Well, I will make some more tomorrow.

Still in Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

I'm now in Las Vegas! Tonight I'll be prepping CommVEx papers for photocopying.

Truly,
by rbernardo
Thu Aug 01, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 591

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

I'm now on the road to Vegas. The Crown Vic is packed! Not only are there Commodores and Amigas but I've packed in 7 monitors, 2 of which are CRT's.

Truly,