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Prof Steve Furber joins Acorn World 2009 talks

Published: 16th Aug 2009, 15:17:21 | Permalink | Printable

Prof Steve Furber, one of the masterminds behind Acorn's 8bit microcomputer, has been booked to give a talk at this year's Acorn World show next month in Huddersfield. Matthew Atkinson, author of REPTON 3, will also be a guest at the show, and RISC OS Open will also give a presentation at the retro-themed event. Meanwhile, the RISC OS London 2009 show has confirmed more exhibitors and speakers.

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Steve Furber will also be giving a talk on 16th November at ROUGOL.

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 is a RISC OS Userhelpful on 16/8/09 5:29PM
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I was thinking about attending ROUGOL on that night. Makes it more of a reason definately attend now.

 is a RISC OS Usersa110 on 16/8/09 5:42PM
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I'll be ordering my tickets to AW2009 ASAP!

 is a RISC OS Userjonesd98 on 19/8/09 3:50PM
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