ksattic: The (N) is for sort by name. I'm not sure about the white bar, it's perhaps a writeable icon to edit the path shown or cut'n'paste the path to and from? I could be wrong.
From another show report, Richard at Genesys said he needs a five figure sum (I guess 10 to 40 grand wouldn't be out of the question, speculating wildly) to give to Oregan to commit to a RISC OS version. In which case, it'd can't flop, if it fails to take off.