Drobe :: The archives
About Drobe | Contact | RSS | Twitter | Tech docs | Downloads | BBC Micro

From the BBC Micro, little Acorns grew : The Guardian reports

Published: 8th Mar 14:17:26 | Permalink | Printable

The Online supplement in today's Guardian newspaper contains an interesting feature on page 12 containing extracts from an interview with Hermann Hauser (co-founder of Acorn) and a detailed explanation of how ex-Acorn employees have become millionaires since Acorn's demise.

The article, which can also be read online, gives details of more than 30 companies which were spun out of Acorn and pictures Alex van Somerman.

Read the article: From the BBC Micro, little Acorns grew
Post your comments: Drobe Launch Pad Forum

Previous: Brush up your ARM coding skills with Matthew Bloch's assembler guide
Next: Rock your computer with AMPlayer: Justin Fletcher discusses the RISC OS MP3 player

Discussion

Viewing threaded comments | View comments unthreaded, listed by date | Skip to the end

No comments posted - yet. Post one yourself or come back soon.

Please login before posting a comment. Use the form on the right to do so or create a free account.

Search the archives

Today's featured article

  • Archive magazine reviewed
    A media watch special
     10 comments, latest by diomus on 27/10/07 12:01PM. Published: 23 Oct 2007

  • Random article

  • 32bit MIDI synthesiser goes on sale
    Dozens of built-in instruments plus serial driver also released
     1 comment, latest by liquid on 22/4/07 1:03AM. Published: 21 Apr 2007

  • Useful links

    News and media:
    IconbarMyRISCOSArcSiteRISCOScodeANSC.S.A.AnnounceArchiveQercusRiscWorldDrag'n'DropGAG-News

    Top developers:
    RISCOS LtdRISC OS OpenMW SoftwareR-CompAdvantage SixVirtualAcorn

    Dealers:
    CJE MicrosAPDLCastlea4X-AmpleLiquid SiliconWebmonster

    Usergroups:
    WROCCRONENKACCIRUGSASAUGROUGOLRONWUGMUGWAUGGAGRISCOS.be

    Useful:
    RISCOS.org.ukRISCOS.orgRISCOS.infoFilebaseChris Why's Acorn/RISC OS collectionNetSurf

    Non-RISC OS:
    The RegisterThe InquirerApple InsiderBBC NewsSky NewsGoogle Newsxkcddiodesign


    © 1999-2009 The Drobe Team. Some rights reserved, click here for more information
    Powered by MiniDrobeCMS, based on J4U | Statistics
    "Don't expect Chris to acknowledge where Drobe's articles originally came from"
    Page generated in 0.041 seconds.