My Mega 65 has arrived!

This week I returned from a business trip overseas for the past few weeks. This is why I haven't been able to blog this month until now. But now I am back, and my pre-ordered Mega 65 computer has arrived!

So what is a Mega 65? 

HippoPlayer 2.52 update is out!

Allround Amiga music player "HippoPlayer" got a new update, with lots of fixes and enhancements.

It updates HippoPlayer to version 2.52, thus requires an existing full installation.

Here's a quick overview of the changes from 2.50 to 2.52 (skips 2.51), according to the AmiNet readme file (see link below):

AmigaOS 4 Monthly Roundup – April 2022

AmigaOS 4 News – April 2022 Welcome to the fourth edition of the AmigaOS 4 monthly news roundup! It is time to have a look at what has been going on in the community during the last month. Before I forget, I’d like to mention that I will be making a new section on this […]

AmigaOS 4 Monthly Roundup – March 2022

AmigaOS 4 News – March 2022 Welcome to the third edition of the AmigaOS 4 monthly news roundup! Once again it is time for a look at what has happened during the last month. Hardware Production In the previous roundup, I wrote quite a bit about the launch of a pre-order campaign for the brand […]

Amiga: aSCII eXPRESS issue #01 by Up Rough & Divine Stylers

Hi everyone, If you enjoy ASCII-art, then you’ll be happy to hear that the first issue of aSCII eXPRESS has been released! This ASCII-mag is a co-operation between Up Rough and Divine Stylers. Credits are as follows: K-P/Hippopotamus Dezign – CodeDino – Main editor, AnsiGoto80 – Editor, AnsiMortimer Twang – Music (Edit by Goto80 & […]

The Production of Sam460LE has started!

Hi everyone, While browsing today, I noticed a post by Primax concerning the upcoming Sam460LE boards. He posted links to a news release from ACube Systems, as well as from It turns out that ACube has now started the production of the first batch of the new boards: Dears customers, we would like […]