Drobe scales down for next few weeksBy Chris Williams. Published: 25th May 2003, 20:35:04 | Permalink | Printable
We'll be right backOver the next two to three weeks, the drobe.co.uk editors will be engaged with pressing academic responsibilities and other work (but RISC OS related, naturally). So as a little warning, during this time, Drobe Launchpad sadly won't be as regularly updated as you've come to expect. We intend to resume normal operations in time for the June Big Ben RISC OS show. The bottom line is, you'll have to look for your daily sarcasm dose elsewhere, for a short while.
However, we consider all article submissions and if you think we've missed some news, please drop us a story.
Also, to keep things running smoothly, we've prepared a handy press release template optimised for any RISC OS developers, websites, companies or organisations planning on announcing something and therefore want to quickly grab our attention. Most RISC OS companies get press releases just right, although if in doubt - get the template out, fill in the obvious blanks and mail it off. Here it is:
From: Mr. Smith <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Company launches Product!
Company launches Product
Location, date - Earlier today, Company completed Product and will be releasing Product to the unsuspecting RISC OS world in a move to significantly provide Selling Point. Product enables users to Concise Explaination Of What The Product Actually Does without the need to Slag Off Competition Here.
"We're delighted that Product has evolved to the point where we can deliver to end users a finalised, stable realisation of our overall goal with the Fancy Word project," said Mr. Brown, managing director of Company.
Product features Go On, List Some Key Points, more details, of course, can be found here: URL To Up-to-date Website. Convince Us Why Product Is Worthy Of An Article.
Product will be on sale from Some Time This Year, Please and is compatible with all List What It Works On. Users can see Product in the flesh, as it were, at the forthcoming RISC OS Show.
Reminder about who Company are
Thanks for reading Drobe.
Previous: Weekend roundup
Next: Price Comparisons
DiscussionViewing threaded comments | View comments unthreaded, listed by date | Skip to the end
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
Drobe price comparison chart
Checking out the competition
21 comments, latest by govind on 14/11/03 2:15PM. Published: 9 Nov 2003
New tool to aid translations of software
BabelCheck spots problems with Messages files
Discuss this. Published: 17 Feb 2008
News and media:
RISCOS Ltd •
RISC OS Open •
MW Software •
Advantage Six •
CJE Micros •
Liquid Silicon •
Chris Why's Acorn/RISC OS collection •
The Register •
The Inquirer •
Apple Insider •
BBC News •
Sky News •
Google News •