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by hikoki
Thu Jun 13, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: The perfect fall/jump
Replies: 24
Views: 1487

Re: The perfect fall/jump

After refreshing my physics here: http://www.sc.ehu.es/sbweb/fisica/dinamica/con_mlineal/restitucion/restitucion.htm I've came up with this: http://www.zxprojects.com/atc/ball_falling_listing.png Which shows this: http://www.zxprojects.com/atc/ball_falling_execution.png In the listing: hmax : initi...
by hikoki
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: wysywig web editors
Replies: 8
Views: 1062

Re: wysywig web editors

A Geocities web page would be ideal! ;) Wouldn't you like to use frontpage 1.0 or the 1.1 that come back to 1995, really close to the Spectrum defunction? the other day I read you really liked the oldschool 90's style :) now that you mention geocities, this site mentions a tool called Geocities-ize...
by hikoki
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Other Retro Stuff
Topic: wysywig web editors
Replies: 8
Views: 1062

wysywig web editors

Please choose which wysywig web editor from the 90’s would you prefer for the CSSCGC 2019 AOL press 20 https://winworldpc.com/product/aolpress/20 Netscape Composer 4.09SE https://winworldpc.com/product/netscape-navigator/40x Microsoft FrontPage 1.1 https://winworldpc.com/product/microsoft-frontpage/...
by hikoki
Fri May 24, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: New Database Model ZXDB
Replies: 224
Views: 23295

Re: New Database Model ZXDB

@druellan you may want to give bookmarks.google.com a try as it allows to add tags and comments to every post url that you bookmark. From time to time you could export to html and publish that page. An example: speccy21.updog.co/googlebookmarks.html
by hikoki
Fri May 24, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: New Database Model ZXDB
Replies: 224
Views: 23295

Re: New Database Model ZXDB

I think the one that got a built-in preview was an Excel spreadsheet stored in Google Drive. Maybe it doesn't work for Google Docs spreadsheets. indeed, xls excel files are embedded in and can be edited by any collaborator from within google drive. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1poQ4pfHE4cZSwpLr...
by hikoki
Fri May 24, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: New Database Model ZXDB
Replies: 224
Views: 23295

Re: New Database Model ZXDB

Did you know google spreadsheets are nicely displayed in this forum? try to make one and post the shared link in here
by hikoki
Thu May 23, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: (BASIC) string handling advice
Replies: 10
Views: 662

Re: (BASIC) string handling advice

One idea would be to search as you type and show every word that starts with the first consonant letters, just the first three consonants.
by hikoki
Mon May 20, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: esxDOS real 1:1 tape loading of TAP files
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: esxDOS real 1:1 tape loading of TAP files

Off-topic, Otla allows for loading times around 50 secs (around 11000 bps) and supports mp3 besides wav
by hikoki
Tue May 14, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion
Replies: 211
Views: 15844

Re: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion

Hall effect switches seem to be cheaper nowadays
https://drop.com/buy/xmit-hall-effect-m ... d#overview
who knows if the chinese manufacturer would be interested to support the Next batch to advertise this type of switch.
by hikoki
Tue May 14, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion
Replies: 211
Views: 15844

Re: ZX Spectrum Next Discussion

The problem has been and always will be that a purely mechanical membrane keyboard system is never good at making two independent switch contacts at the same time. Even during the days of Sinclair. Far too often on my ZX Spectrum+ keyboards, I get the wrong action unless I press the key squarely. W...