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Old 23 July 2015, 03:21   #1
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Happy 30th Birthday Amiga and Atari ST!



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It's a time to light those candles upon that tasty cake, as both the Commodore Amiga and the Atari ST are celebrating their 30th anniversary. That's right, it's 30 years to this day that the Amiga was launched, and last month it was the Atari ST!
http://www.indieretronews.com/2015/0...-atari-st.html

EAB has been sourced too!

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Old 23 July 2015, 11:22   #2
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Amiga is 30 today.....

Not the greatest article on Eurogamer though:

http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/20...ears-old-today

Happy Birthday!!
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Old 23 July 2015, 12:12   #3
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Happy 30th Birthday Amiga

http://metro.co.uk/2015/07/23/the-am...games-5308505/
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Old 23 July 2015, 12:14   #4
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Happy birthday to the best computer in the universe!


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Old 23 July 2015, 12:15   #5
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Amiga 30 year release date anniversary today.

Hello everyone,

I have just registered here and wanted to mention about today being the 30 year anniversary for the release of the Amiga 1000. A very significant day in the world of computing and gaming.


I have visited this site for Amiga information and had been meaning to register for a while. I decided to register today to be able to post and mark this historic occasion. Also, my registration date will be the 30 year anniversary as well.



Happy Amiga-ing to you all and long live the Amiga!



Regards, StuAMiGArt.

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Old 23 July 2015, 16:07   #6
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So welcome here And regarding to that anniversary here is a german article from a well known magazine:

http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldu...n-2752244.html

They congratulate the Amiga too.
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Old 23 July 2015, 16:28   #7
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Old 23 July 2015, 18:08   #8
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http://www.theguardian.com/technolog...games-industry

http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/gaming/f...-computer.html
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Old 23 July 2015, 20:10   #9
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Happy birthday to the Amiga!

Here's a video report on the Amiga's birthday and the recent Amiga event in Amsterdam, from a Dutch tech news site: http://tweakers.net/video/10600/30-j...acomputer.html
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Old 23 July 2015, 20:18   #10
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Old 23 July 2015, 22:01   #11
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Old 23 July 2015, 22:24   #12
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I don't know about anyone else, but with the news of the new motherboards, accelerators, and other peripherals from Jens, and the Kickstarter to make new A1200 housings and possibly new keyboards, I'm getting a really great vibe about the course of the Amiga platform as it stands right now. Look, I think it's probably a pipe dream to ever imagine the Amiga taking on Microsoft or Apple in this day and age, but the efforts going to keep Amiga going and move it forward incrementally is kinda exciting.
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Old 24 July 2015, 00:48   #13
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I was here, I was there. One of the few constants in my life, the Amiga. Happy birthday!
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Old 24 July 2015, 05:15   #14
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The Amiga turns 30—“Nobody had ever designed a personal computer this way”
Our epic, eight-part series on the history of the Amiga.

http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2015/...uter-this-way/
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Old 24 July 2015, 19:57   #15
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30 Years old, wow! You wear it well

Thats some doing for an old pile of silicon and plastic.

I am surrounded by Amiga's. Now if they were only female and caring to my every whim I would die a VERY happy man lol.

"Happy 30th Birthday Amiga"
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Old 24 July 2015, 20:45   #16
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I'm congratulating even if it's a computer - because it's THE computer! Ah yes, Amiga... still the best!
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Old 29 July 2015, 21:37   #17
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Oh dam it... i was a bit late to the party.

My age has noting to do with this .
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Old 30 July 2015, 03:36   #18
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Happy birthday Amiga!
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Old 30 July 2015, 15:57   #19
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Title is confusing, as its not the AtariST's 30th birthday.
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