Echoes of KFest
The KansasFest podcast features speeches and presentations from the world's only annual Apple II retrocomputing convention.
||CleanCreating Apple IIgs Device Drivers||Greg Branche, Matt Gulick, and Jim Luther presented this session, "Creating Apple IIgs Device Drivers", at KansasFest 1990. - This recording, digitized by Antoine Vignau, was originally distributed by Resource Central (catalog product number AT0-18) a...||1/1/11||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanWeishaar interviews Wozniak||At KansasFest 1992, Tom Weishaar presented this prerecorded interview he conducted with Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer Inc. and inventor of the Apple II. - This recording, digitized by Antoine Vignau,||12/25/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanOld Timers: Two Survivors||The titular Alan Bird and Roger Wagner are joined by Tom Weishaar, Randy Brandt, and other Apple II veterans at KansasFest 1992 as they recount tales from behind the scenes. From the session schedule: Part of our 15th Anniversary celebration,||12/18/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanOld Timers: Muse Software||The late Silas Warner gave this presentation at KansasFest 1992 about his company, Muse Software, developer of Castle Wolfenstein, Robot War, and many other classic Apple II products. From the session schedule: -||12/11/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanOld Timers: Apple II Magazines||Join Paul Statt, Tom Weishaar, Steve Disbrow, Jim Merritt, and others at KansasFest 1992 as they discuss the origin of and challenges faced by Apple II print publications. From the session schedule: As part of our 15th Anniversary celebration,||12/4/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanJason Scott's keynote speech||Jason Scott, creator of textfiles.com, BBS: The Documentary, and the online Twitter personality Sockington the cat, delivers this keynote speech at KansasFest 2009. - Recorded on Wednesday, July 22, 2009, by Sean Fahey. -||11/13/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSuck Free from a Distance||Creator of the popular 'FishNDA', Ryan Suenaga proves that he doesn't suck by delivering this precorded video in which he announces the development of a send-only email NDA for the Apple IIGS, codenamed Melissa and officially named Emily II. -||11/6/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanApple's Growing Divide Between Users and Programmers||The incredibly open nature of the Apple II for development, down to the inclusion of schematics in every box, encouraged a generation of users who were also program mers. By contrast, today we have the walled garden of iPhone OS, where Apple judges all.||10/31/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanMark Simonsen's keynote speech||Mark Simonsen, employee number three and later owner of Beagle Bros, was the keynote speaker at KansasFest 2010. At Beagle Bros, whose popular software products for the Apple II hobbyist demonstrated the publisher's quirky sense of humor,||10/23/10||Free||View In iTunes|
Awesome Apple II retroblast
Great stuff. Amazing interviews with old-school programmers and people involved in the Apple II community.