‘30 Years of TidBITS’, With Special Guest Adam Engst Friday, 8 May 2020 Special guest Adam Engst joins the show to celebrate 30 years of TidBITS — the only publication going strong today that started as a weekly HyperCard stack. Download MP3. Sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code talkshow for 10% off your first…
’30 Years of TidBITS’, With Special Visitor Adam Engst
Friday, 8 May 2020
Special guest Adam Engst signs up with the program to celebrate 30 years of TidBITS– the only publication going strong today that started as a weekly HyperCard stack.
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- Adam Engst: “ TidBITS Marks Its 30 th Anniversary in a Time of Pandemic“.
- “ Info-Mac is a conversation online forum for Apple users along with an archive of online material dating back to 1984.”
- The Mac compression wars: Raymond Lau’s StuffIt vs. Bill Goodman’s Compact Pro I was a Compact Pro guy, myself.
- The official Compact Pro site is, remarkably, still up.
- TidBITS issue 42, 11 February 1991: “Compression Wars” That’s right, 1991.
- TidBITS’s protection of MacHack for many years
This episode of The Talk Program was edited by Caleb Sexton.
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