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


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

  • Electric Light Show review
    Throw some crazy shapes on your desktop
     4 comments, latest by SimonC on 30/7/05 1:15PM. Published: 29 Jul 2005

  • Random article

  • Unofficial A9home mailing list opened
    Daylight poured on new product
     20 comments, latest by ROHC on 19/5/06 5:03PM. Published: 17 May 2006

  • Useful links

    News and media:

    Top developers:
    RISCOS LtdRISC OS OpenMW SoftwareR-CompAdvantage SixVirtualAcorn

    CJE MicrosAPDLCastlea4X-AmpleLiquid SiliconWebmonster


    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
    "It burns my eyes!"
    Page generated in 0.0441 seconds.