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Author Topic: New member introductions: Say hello here!  (Read 141547 times)

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Offline p2

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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1095 on: September 29, 2017, 09:41:06 am »
I'm starting to wonder how many calcs you have @Leviset...  9_9
  • Calculators owned: ti-83+, ti-84+, ti-84+, ti-84+se, ti-84+se(te), ti-nsphire, ti-nsphire CX-CAS, ti-voyage, ti-voyage, Who reads this list anyways...?
Anyway war sucks. Just bring us your food instead of missiles  :P ~ DJ Omnimaga (11.10.2016 20:21:48)
if you cant get a jframe set up, draw stuff to it, and receive input, i can only imagine how horrible your game code is _._   ~ c4ooo (14.11.2016 22:44:07)
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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1096 on: September 29, 2017, 12:08:06 pm »
You can run the TI-57 internally with a 9v battery but NOT the TI-59, you'll fry it. I used a 3 AAA battery pack used for a Tomy baby alarm as a replacement pack. If you have an Elektronika MK-61 calculator, it's power supply will run the TI-59.
The major difference is the 59 has a built in card reader.
Denny
Thanks for the advice! :)
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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1097 on: October 02, 2017, 07:01:33 pm »
Too many - after starting on an HP-97 in 1979 I was part of the PC/Internet vanguard. I got hold of a time capsule HP-41CX 3 years ago and have started playing with both vintage and new programmable calculators. There is an iPhone app version called i41cx+ which is an excellent exact emulator of the HP-41CX plus printer, card reader and all known software modules and no I didn't write it or sell it. It just amazes me today (I'm 68 for a few more days) how much bloatware we put up with from software and operating systems - I've just loaded RISC OS onto a Raspberry Pi (some say it was the first GUI see BBC Micro, Acorn Atom PCs) and I think it's 12.8MB (yes MB) for an Operating System. I used SuperCalc in early 80s and it was something like 760KBs and Wordstar wasn't that big either - compared to the size of Excell and Word in their GBs today. However the first commercial PC the company I worked for in 1983 that we bought was a Sirius 1 and cost £2,400 (look up its spec, laughable today) and a year later we bought an external 10MB hard drive for £3,000!

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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1098 on: October 04, 2017, 12:56:24 pm »
Yeah, the TI-Nspire OS is an absolute disaster when it comes to bloatware. Back when OS 2.1 was the latest version, BrandonW once said that the entire OS could be remade to fit on a TI-84+SE.
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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1099 on: October 07, 2017, 04:16:37 am »
Hi, I'm RalphDSpam!

I've been away from the calc scene for sometime, but I'm happy to be back see some familiar faces (er, avatars)!  :)

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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1100 on: October 07, 2017, 05:55:57 am »
Oooh,I remember you, been a while. Welcome back!
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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1101 on: October 07, 2017, 05:31:09 pm »
Hey there and welcome back in the world of the living
(Not sure if we have met before since I was gone for a long time as well...)
  • Calculators owned: ti-83+, ti-84+, ti-84+, ti-84+se, ti-84+se(te), ti-nsphire, ti-nsphire CX-CAS, ti-voyage, ti-voyage, Who reads this list anyways...?
Anyway war sucks. Just bring us your food instead of missiles  :P ~ DJ Omnimaga (11.10.2016 20:21:48)
if you cant get a jframe set up, draw stuff to it, and receive input, i can only imagine how horrible your game code is _._   ~ c4ooo (14.11.2016 22:44:07)
If they pull a Harambe on me tell my family I love them ~ u/Pwntear37d (AssangeWatch /r/)
make Walrii great again ~ DJ Omnimaga (28.11.2016 23:01:31)
God invented the pc, satan the smartphone I guess ~ p4nix (16.02.2017 22:51:49)

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Re: New member introductions: Say hello here!
« Reply #1102 on: October 08, 2017, 10:47:59 am »
Heya and welcome here Ralphdspam! We met before but back when I was DJ Omnimaga on forums
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