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There are versions of Star TreK lor almost overy computer In Qeneral use. and this popular game has not been neglected by TRS80 fans. Five versions are reviewed in Ihls article Spece Trek II by Ed Juge. distributed by Instant Sottwaro. Peterborough, N.H., 03458 at 7 95 The Level I version ap peared In Kilobaud In October. 1978, (Star Trek Is included among the 100 program In Library 100. available trom this magazine I or 49.50.) Galactic Bfockeae Runner by Tim jinllan, from Mad Hatter 8oftwara....

Info

Radio Shack's DOS 2.1 has been full of minor errors for which correction Is promised. Now. APPARAT, Inc. of Denver, Colorado, has come out with NEWDOS + , not just a new DOS. but a whole system of utilities for the Disk System user. NEWDOS itself Includes a large number of improvements over DOS 2.1. Despite this, It is essentially the same as DOS 2.1. However, some of the changes make it Incompatible with DOS 2.1 modules. To load the system, you must boot the system with the NEWDOS disk, not...

Gomoku

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Mo The co-author o f theae programs. John Knoderer, and his COMPUTER VAN. travel full-time from TRS-80 owner lo TRS-80 owner In the Missouri-Kansas ares helping with custom soltware needs and other programing services. One of this msny addrosses is P.O. Box 72100. SI. Louis. Mo. 83118. What stocks to keep What to sell Has a stock moved consistently with the market What are the relative yields and If sold, what is the net after tax These questions add up to a...

Trs

Yes. even those in machine language Feed your cassette into the Data Dubbcr and get out exact replicas of the TRS-80 CSAVE data pulses. Obtain perfect CLOAD s evm from tapes with hum. distortion, or minor dropouts and without constantly adjusting the volume Connect a second cassette to the Data Dubber and make perfect reproductions, just as If the data had come from the TRS80 The Dubber works with Level I or II and carts only 3995. postage paid. Start your own software business. Pays for Itself...

Product Review

The Data Dubber la a father unique accessory for the TRS80 system White the cassette data storage system la highly reliable, many high speed duplicated tapes (most commercial progrsms) are difficult to load The Oata Dubber was designed to minimize fiddling with the volume and missed loads. In addition, the Dubber can be connected botween two recorders to make duplicates o any tape. Including thorn In machine language. The only external connections ore two cords ending In plugs and a ack. all...

Next X Goto

This works faster, (about 0.6 seconds), but again, It jumps the screen up at the end. A second version of this one takes advantage of the potential string length of 255 bytes. 10 CLS CLEAR255 20 XS STRING (255.CHR (191)) 30 FOR X 1to4 PRINT X NEXT X 40 GOTO 40 This one also runs In about 0.6 seconds, but It leaves a small corner at the bottom right of the screen. This could be patched In, but I felt 0.6 seconds just wouldn't do anyway Sweet success has finally come In the form of a USR(0)...

Sous

I Just received my issues of 80-US and the one word which describes It Is ten-tat lie' Also I want to pass along a few tidbits I have come across with my TR8-80 First off. MICROCHESS 1 5 by Peter Jennings can be beat In five moves E2-E4. D1-F3. F1-C4, C4 D5 and F3-F7 Although these moves are simple the program deserves a round of applause Second, If you want to disguise a password in Basic listing use SHIFT and the lettor, the letter will print the same, but hold a different value e g. 10...