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Reviews About Old Software on CD-ROM from the 1990’s

Digital Lab April 24, 2009

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Digital Lab

Digital Lab (ages 8 & up) is a terrific introduction to the whys and wherefores of digital electronics. This is the second in Philips Media’s Cybercraft series, taking up where Fun with Electronics left off (more…)

 

Digital Culture Stream March 25, 2009

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Digital Culture Stream

While you would assume the theme of Digital Culture Stream (Mixed Media Productions, quarterly) is digital culture, most of this publication is actually devoted to music, primarily techno and industrial (more…)

 

Digital Bar, The February 5, 2009

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Leisure

The Digital Bar

The Digital Bar (Bindernagel-Ross) offers to teach you how to make a great martini or mint julep or whatever, promising over 1000 drink recipes. The opening screen, with a dynamic rock ‘n’ roll soundtrack, offers four options: Recipes, Popular Drinks, Preparation, and Stocking the Bar (more…)

 

Go Digital,1/96

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Go Digital

Compared to most of the other digital publications, Go Digital (ElectroMedia/Go Digital Interactive Magazine, quarterly) has considerably more depth to its articles (more…)

 

Go Digital, 5/95

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Go Digital

Take the basic ingredients of Blender, add a big dash of Playboy, and you get Go Digital (E-Media, bi-monthly)The first issue of this CD-ROM magazine has the usual mix of interviews, movie and music reviews, and some articles of techno-cyber interest, but the main point is the “centerfold” section with three video galleries of naked women (more…)

 

Digital Culture Stream January 5, 2009

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Digital Culture Stream

Digital Culture Stream (Mixed Media Productions, quarterly) needs to pay more attention to production values if it is to have any chance in this market. The program is slow, soundtracks are infrequent, backgrounds are static, video clips are short, and there’s very little animation (more…)

 

Great Kat’s Digital Beethoven on Cyberspeed, The November 7, 2008

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Music

The Great Kat’s Digital Beethoven on Cyberspeed

The Great Kat’s Digital Beethoven on Cyberspeed (The Bureau of Electronic Publishing) has as a subtitle “A Twisted Interpretation of Classical Music Through the Eyes of the Great Kat (more…)