2020-08-09 12:51

AmiCygnix 1.6

AmiCygnix, an Unix environment for AmigaOS 4 has been updated to version 1.6 (main archive and tools). You will find there the latest version of GTK+ 2 (2.24.32) as well as a possibility to work within a small window - there is a possibility to navigate within. AmiCygnix 1.contains also SSL 3.0 i TLS 1.3, what is needed for Claws-Mail i NetSurf.

Added: 2020-08-08 15:38, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

amiga500 vAmiga Comments »

vAmiga is a user-friendly emulator of classic Amiga for macOS made by Dirk Hoffmann (it is developed since 2019). What's inside? Emulation of OCS/ECS computers: A500, A1000 and A2000.

sprzet WARP cards - unofficial page Comments »

Are you looking for more info about Polish cards WARP? Please take a look at unofficial page.

Hollywood Designer 5.0 guide online

A full guide of Hollywood Designer 5.0 is now available online for anyone on official Hollywood portal as HTML and PDF. The both docs contain a lot of screenshots, which help using Hollywood Designer 5.0. You will find there also what have been changed comparing to version 4.0 (2012).

Added: 2020-07-23 12:18, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

35 years of Amiga 1000
35 years of Amiga 1000

Amiga 1000 - the first multitask computer with graphical interface has been presented for a first time 35 years ago, 23-th of July 1985. This computer was using system AmigaOS, version 1.0.

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Added: 2020-07-23 11:47, Author: st, Category: Events Comments »

AmigaAMP 3.28

There is a new version AmigaAMP audio player, both for 68k and PPC computers. Author (Thomas Wenzel) has changed a way of compilation for 68k, so this version should works with A1200 with 68020 (without any FPU). A sndfile.library is back, so files AIFF, WAV i 8SVX should be handled there.

Added: 2020-07-22 14:33, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

Multi-touch driver for AmigaOS 4

Alfredo Amendolagine has updated his driver of touch screen for USB/AmigaOS 4. This version handles multi-touch (so you can use more then two fingers). Please take a look at video attached to the current news to see how it works. Testers are needed to check this driver - please contact directly with Alfredo.

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Added: 2020-07-22 14:16, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

winuae WinUAE 4.4.0 Comments »

The new version of the best Amiga emulator for Windows has been released. A release notes of WinUAE 4.4.0 are available here (as well as link to download this program).

sprzet AmigaKit: 4MB i 8MB Fast and Zorro-II-RAM Comments »

In AmigaKit store you could purchase additional RAM for your Amiga: 4MB Fast for A600, 8MB Fast for A1200 or Zorro-II-RAM (8MB Fast) for Amiga 2000.

IComp: Indivision AGA MK3 and new power supplies

In Individual Computers you could order the third generation of scandoubler/flickerfixer Indivision AGA for A1200 i A4000T as well as power supplies for "small" Amiga. These items will be available since 10.8.2020.

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Added: 2020-07-21 12:56, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

biuro ignition 1.08 Comments »

Spreadsheet ignition has been updated. In version 1.08 you will find e.g. possibility to launch several this program several times at once, new handling of fonts and unifying of shortcuts.

gcc Source code of Agony on Aminet Comments »

On Aminet you will find the source code (assembler) of famous Amiga shooter Agony, released in 1992 by Psygnosis.

spotkanie Amiga 35? In 2021 Comments »

Flashback 20/20 feat. Amiga 35 party will be rescheduled for the next year due to Covid19. It will take a place 26-270th of June 2021.

gry Nicky Boom i Nicky Boom 2 for free Comments »

Nicky Boom is an arcade game released by Microids in 1992. You could download it for free from Amiga Future both 1 a 2 part of game as ADF files as well as WHDLoad. There is also PDF instruction.

internet AmiSSL 4.6 Comments »

AmiSSL has been released in version 4.6. The main code uses OpenSSL in version 1.1.1g (21.4.2020). There are also some improvements for Amithlon users.

scummvm Parrot 1.2 Comments »

Parrot is a project to write (alternative to ScummVM) engine to launch adventure games amde by Lucasfilm. It is 100% Amiga idea, without any porting. It should works on ECS mahines - currently we could launch (version 1.2) "Maniac Mansion".

Firmware for Warp 560/Warp 1260 (1.008)

The software for Warp 560/Warp 1260 turbo cards has been updated. Version 1.007 has been released as well as 1.008. Cards for Amiga 500 i 1200 (beta test stage) will cost 499 euro without a processor. There are plans to release also Warp 4060 version.

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Added: 2020-06-18 15:10, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

sprzet Test: QuickShot QS 131 and Konix Speedking Comments »

Mikołaj Małkiewicz presents test of two joysticks: the classic QuickShot and more exotic Konix Speedking (made in 1996). text is available here. Enjoy the reading.

DIY Mini-ITX laptop - what's netx?

Hans de Ruiter has described what is going on with his project - create an Amiga laptop using Tabor (A1222) motherboard: This caused me to waste a lot of time trying to get things "perfect" first time round. As an engineer and software developer I'm used to rapid prototyping and iterative design. In this case, the cost of prototyping and not wanting to waste too much material on prototypes got the better of me.

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Added: 2020-06-17 10:44, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

amiwigilia AMIcast SE 10 Comments »

Krzysztof "Radzik" Radzikowski and Marcin "Piana" Pianka in English AMIcast SE 10 discuss about the most important latest events in Amiga world. Enjoy the listening.


ksiazka Amiga Source Preservation Comments »

Amiga Source Preservation is a small project to protect and release Amiga books and source codes to share them using Creative Commons license. Currently there are 16 books and 110 source codes.

Gallery: Bars & Pipes Professional

Bars & Pipes Professional is a MIDI sequencer, an application to create a music. It was developed (early 90s) by American company The Blue Ribbon SoundWorks. During the times of the first Amiga One it was ported for AmigaOS 4 by Lyle Hazelwood. In attached gallery you could find how an original product was look like.

Added: 2020-05-28 23:16, Author: cm, Category: Software Comments »

SimpleTransfer 1.0

SimpleTransfer is a FTP program created using Hollywood 8. It could work both as a client or server on AmigaOS 4, Windows and Android. We could transfer files using IP addresses and paths to catalogs. It is a simple alternative for Samba and people, who are not able to configure a standard FTP server.

Added: 2020-05-28 22:52, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

audio Infinity Modules Player Comments »

Infinity Modules Player is a player of Amiga modules directly from network. Author: Paweł "Juen" Nowak (R3D). Currently we have about 10 thousands of mods in the database. Chat option is available for free registration.

prace_trwaja Verge World - the first demo Comments »

The first demo (ADF file) of new Amiga shooter Verge World Icarus Rising is vailable.


NetSurf 3.10 - is there a sense of browser wothout JS?

Chris Young still develops the official Amiga version of NetSurf browser. We just received version 3.10 for OS3 and OS4. There are lots of changes and bugfixes.

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Added: 2020-05-26 23:01, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

Projekt ReAmiga - version 1.5

ReAmiga project (a replica of Amigi 1200 motherboard in version 1D4) has achieved version 1.5. Now we have S-Video instead a standard video output and there i enough space to put all necessary connectors.

Added: 2020-05-25 22:59, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

NetBSD 9.0 for 68k and PPC cards

NetBSD in version 9.0 is available for Amiga 68k (including DraCo) and in experimental version for PPC cards. The full list of changes is available here. You could download a proper verion here: NetBSD/amiga and NetBSD/amigappc.

Added: 2020-05-25 22:47, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

oprogramowanie WarpWebP.datatype 45.1 Comments »

There is available a new datatype for AmigaOS (OS 3/4, WarpOS), which is used to read pictures in WebP fromat. Author (Oliver Roberts) has prepared also update of settings WarpDTPrefs.

Decrunch 2020: a new date

Decrunch 2020 has a new date: 31.07-2.08.2020. party place: Tamka club in Wrocław (Poland). A usual, number of competitions are planned: Amiga demo, 8bit, intro, music (tracked and exe 32K), graphics - Amiga pixel, raytrace, exe 4K and colorcycling, as well as wild compo. There will be also Gamedev i Live Pixel Art. More info and tickets: on party website.

Added: 2020-05-24 23:10, Author: st, Category: Events Comments »

Amiga? Not Amiga? Keyboard interface

Something non-usual - an equipment for people who use Amiga case to put inside other computer (like Raspberry Pi). Tynemouth Software has prepared a special interface to connect with Amiga keyboard for Amiga 500(+) and A600 and 1200.

Added: 2020-05-23 23:12, Author: st, Category: Emulation Comments »

odyssey Odyssey 1.23 r5 beta07 Comments »

A new beta version of Odyssey brwser 1.23 r5 is available. We could find there e.g. fixes of Cairo library, a new version of Pixman library, some fixes of full-screen video player and handling of additional mouse buttons.

Kraftwerk - In the memory of Florian Schneider (on Amiga)
Kraftwerk - In the memory of Florian Schneider (on Amiga)

21-th April 2020 - this day Florian Schneider-Esleben passed away. German singer, musician and one of founders of Kraftwerk band. Kevin Saunders has prepared on Amiga (using Brilliance 2) special nimation (HAM8 format) in the memory of Florian Schneider.

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Added: 2020-05-19 14:47, Author: st, Category: Events Comments »

amigaos3 AmigaOS 3.1.4(.1) - new release and new language versions Comments »

Hyperion Entertainment has shared (for all registered users) release info of AmigaOS 3.1.4(.1) edition as well as localization files (version 45.315) for languages: Polish, Greek, Russian.

Flickerfixer for A500/A2000 (based on FPGA)

In GitHub you could find a project of flickerfixer for Amiga 500/2000 based on FPGA technology. The first idea was to use Denise chip directly, but later the author has changed his mind. He decoded to use emulation of Denise (based on FPGA) and send video VGA signal.

Added: 2020-05-16 23:07, Author: st, Category: Hardware Comments »

WarpBMP 45.8, WarpPCX 45.6 and WarpPSD 45.6

Oliver Roberts has updated his datatypes for such formats: BMP, PCX and PSD. All of them are compiled using GCC 8.1.0 (OS4) and VBCC 0.9g (WarpOS). Besides optimization, there are also global variables ENV. Datatypes should have better recognition of the formats.

Added: 2020-05-14 22:17, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

oprogramowanie RNOPDF - ECS/AGA version Comments »

RNOPDF is a PDF viewer build using Hollywood. In Aminet There is a special version for Amiga computers without additional graphic cards. Minimal requirements: AmigaOS 3.0, 68020 processor and RAM - as much as possible.

Hans de Ruiter about "ready when it is ready"

Amiga developer Hans de Ruiter has recorded video clip where he explained, that release date "ready when is ready" is bot a good idea. And developers should announce release date, even if it is not realistic.

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Added: 2020-05-12 12:51, Author: st, Category: Journalism Comments »

AxRuntime (AxRT)
AxRuntime (AxRT)

Krzysztof "deadwood" Śmiechowicz works on his runtime environment AxRuntime for Linux developers, which like to create his applications using API of AmigaOS. The idea is to compile, develop, test and optimize programs for Amiga within AxRT.

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Added: 2020-05-11 22:56, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

java JAmiga 1.3 Comments »

The files of moving Java on AmigaOS project have been updated 21.4.2020 0 the version 1.3 is available. There is no information if such a files are fresh (and Joakim Nordstrom is working on it again) or we received code prepared three years ago. Author's blog has not been updated yet.

Hollywood Designer 5.0
Hollywood Designer 5.0

19.4.2020 Airsoft Softwair has released a version 5.0 of Hollywood Designer program.

Hollywood Designer is and graphic interface (GUI) to work with Hollywood. It allows us to create presentations as well as games and applications, which could be compiled for: AmigaOS 3, AmigaOS 4, WarpOS, MorphOS, AROS, Windows, MacOS, Linux, Android and iOS.

Hollywood Designer 5.0 is available both as CD and digital download. Available versions: AmigaOS 3 (m68k), WarpOS (PPC), MorphOS (PPC), AmigaOS 4 (PPC) i AROS (x86). There is a discount for current users and free version for persons who bought 4.0 within a current year. Please remind, that Designer requires the latest version of Hollywood (8.0).

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Added: 2020-05-10 22:53, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

wideo Andy Broad shows how to prepare video on AmigaOS4 Comments »

Andy Broad (musician and developer) shows on his blog how to use Amiga One X1000 (applications: Audio Evolution and Blender for AmigaOS 4) to prepare his video "One Man Band".


Magazyn 1.0

Robert Szacki has made a game Magazyn (EN: Magazine). It is the Sokoban clone. To pass to the next level you have to move packages to the proper places. There is also option to edit levels and make your owns. The next versions of the game are in progress.

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Added: 2020-05-08 22:24, Author: st, Category: Games Comments »

oprogramowanie ZitaFTP Server 1.13 Comments »

Serwer FTP "Zita" (by Hans de Ruiter) is still developed. Version 1.13 contains e.g. bug fixes, AmiSSL 4.5 and new messages. The cost of this program: from 47 up to 188 euro.


przegladarka EvenMore 0.93 Comments »

A text file viewer EvenMore has been release in version 0.93. You could download this program in versions lha: OS3, OS4 and AmiKit. The author is back after three years and some new options were added: e.g. wrapping of texts and correct handling of files in formats XML, HTML and AbiWord XML.

Shaderjoy 1.0

Capehill works on player of shaders for AmigaOS 4.1 + OpenGL ES 2.0/Warp3D Nova. The main goal of this project is to develop program which will be able to display projects from shadertoy.com website. This program is available to download in version 1.0. More info and progress is place on amigans.net forum. Video prepared by kas1e is attached to this news.

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Added: 2020-05-04 20:56, Author: st, Category: Software Comments »

sprzet 4xIDE adapter + FastIDE for A600/1200 Comments »

Amigakit offers adapter, which allows to connect up to 4 IDE peripherals to Amiga 1200 or 600. You could expand this tool by purchasing FastIDE - extension on Gayle chipset which increases hard disks transfer.

narzedzia UnRAR 5.90 Comments »

On Aminet you could find a new version of decompressing tool: UnRAR - 5.9.2. The size of stock is increased to 800 kB to handle files RAR3 archives. Additional feature: the program displays warning when there are signs outside the coding set.

biuro HomeBank 4.6.3 Comments »

Edgar Schwan has updated his AmiCygnix port of HomeBank program - a tool for a maintain personal finance.

prace_trwaja Amos Kittens Comments »

Amos Kittens is a GitHub project. The author, Kjetil "LiveForIt" Hvalstrand, works on the interpreter, which will allow to run AMOS code on AmigaOS 4 (compatibility level for commands should be around 99%).

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