Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Building a New Commodore 64 with New Parts by Perifractic

Retro Computer connoisseur Perifractic showcased one of his new products recently by unveiling the BrixKey4 (I love a good pun).  This is a key cap replacement for Commodore 64 users to replace their keys with, Lego’s.  Perifractic shows off his latest project on his YouTube Channel Retro Recipes.  In which covers his building of a […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Component Video Enhancement for Commodore 64

Brian Benchoff reported on website Hackaday.  That designer and developer c0pperdragon has finished work on the component video enhancement mod for the Commodore 64 computer.  This is an Altera FPGA solution utilizing c0pperdragon’s A-VideoBoard. Which they have designed to support and use with other project like the ZX (Zed Ex) Spectrum.  This mod project allows […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

DreamShell Loader 0.7.X Beta & Dreamcast IDE Mod

PC Wzrd13 from the Dreamcastic Channel just posted news about an update on the DreamShell Loader (version 0.7.X Beta) which can be used for the Dreamcast in conjunction with the IDE mod.  This is a mod that replaces the GDROM drive for an IDE setup that could allow a user to boot from a Hard […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Scientific Project to Measure Input Lag by Loïc *WydD* Petit

An article blog entry done by Loïc *WydD* Petit on Medium.com shows his scientific experiment and methodology used while conducting input latency (lag) testing on on certain controllers and common arcade fight sticks.  He conducted this experiment after researching other noted test and came to the realization that the control method for capturing the experiments might […]