Thanks for the appreciation. There are still a few dedicated users who do call in every day, and yes, you can log in via telnet as *cocodude* says. It still looks the same, with that quirky line editor that actually works very well once you get the hang of find-and-replace.
Arcade BBS's Demon Solo ADSL connection is due to be upgraded to 2Mbps soon, but only for *uploading by FTP* as far as BBS users will be concerned. However the standard ADSL 256kbps downstream speed via telnet appears about the same as a V34 modem, so it's just like old times when you click on [link]
May date set for RISC OS Euro 2009 show RISC OS eXperience 2009 is set to take place on Saturday, May 16 at the same venue as last year's event - the Wijkgebouw de Vuister in The Netherlands. Co-organiser Paul Porcelijn said: "Last year between 70 and 80 visitors attended the show, many of whom brought their own system. The atmosphere was friendly and inspiring. Many people made new contacts or renewed old acquaintences." Punter who wish to set up their own stands and commercial exhibitors are welcome to contact organisers The Big Ben Club. There is no charge for table space. Discuss this. Published: 22 Mar 2009