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Foundation RISC User online: Sample RISC OS Ltd.'s magazine before you buy

By Chris Williams. Published: 23rd Feb 18:31:47 | Permalink | Printable

Developers of the desktop incarnation of everybody's favourite OS, RISC OS Ltd., have today announced that their CD-ROM based magazine is now available online for those who wish to sample the publication. Published four times a year, Foundation RISC User includes ..a wide range of substantial, high quality features and resources, presented in a format which is exceptionally well organised and easy to use, according to editor Richard Hallas.

Below is what Richard believes Foundation RISC User has to offer:

  • It is the most authoritative source of high-quality information, from the company at the heart of RISC OS developments, with articles written by some of the most respected RISC OS writers
  • Exceptionally well-organised presentation, with multiple indices and full cross-referencing
  • Unique integration of articles with resources: just click on links within articles to launch software or resource files directly from the CD (this feature is not available in the Online edtion
  • Useful and highly integrated Database section includes full details of current, supported RISC OS products from RISCOS Ltd's Registered Developers, with extensive further information on the developers themselves, RISC OS user groups and RISC OS 4 authorised installers.


"On the Editorial page you will also find a new 'Rendered on RISC OS 4' Web button" Richard adds," which you are free to use on your own Web pages as a means of promoting and raising awareness of the RISC OS platform. Enjoy Foundation RISC User Online!"

An annual subscription to Foundation RISC User costs £35.25.

Foundation RISC User Online: foundation.riscos.com

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