Hardcore computing (Volume 1, Number 1)

in #retrocomputing6 months ago (edited)


Hardcore Computing was a technically oriented magazine primarily for Apple II users. It was controversial for its emphasis on circumventing copy protection. The first issue includes:

  • Publisher's Message - "What I need is a user's magazine"
  • Editorial - Censorship in computer magazines
  • Alert - The cold, hard chains of the software industry
  • Interview - With Dave Alpert of Omega Software about the censorship of Locksmith
  • Review - The 3 leading bit copy programs
  • Adventure Tips - Clues to some adventures
  • Notes - Newsworthy items
  • Librarian - A list of computer magazines
  • Digest - Using both sides of the disk
  • Green Apples - Program: ink blots

...and more!

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