Announcement: World of Commodore 2018

Hear ye, hear ye! Announcing World of Commodore 2018, the 15th TPUG edition!

Please join us again this year for another great show. Everything you need to know can be found in the World of Commodore menu above (also to the right). Don’t forget to buy your tickets and/or reserve your tables early.

If you are working on anything Commodore related (or other retro computers) and would like to give a demonstration at WoC, please reach out to Ian or Leif and we’ll be happy to add you to the Presentations page.

Follow TPUG on Twitter

TPUG has a new Twitter account. Slow on the uptake, we know… Anyway, should you be so inclined, give us a follow at Twitter or click the Twitter icon in the header at the top of this page.

Join us on Discord

When you love your Commodore computers, you never want the conversation to stop! Join us over on Discord any time. There are clients for Windows, Mac and Linux along with iOS or Android, or even a web browser. See you there.

October 2018 Meeting

The next TPUG meeting will be on Thursday October 18th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.  This month we will have an in-depth demonstration of the new THEC64 Mini Computer.

Click here for location, time and directions. Discussions regarding upcoming and past meetings can be found in the Forums.

September 2018 Meeting

Welcome back!  The next TPUG meeting will be on Thursday September 20th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.  We’ll have a recap of the Emergency Chicagoland Commodore Convention and Vintage Computer Festival Midwest 2018, plus the usual discussions on all things Commodore.

Click here for location, time and directions. Discussions regarding upcoming and past meetings can be found in the Forums.

May 2018 Meeting

The next TPUG meeting will be on Thursday May 17th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.  We’ll have a look at the new Pi1541 solution for using a Raspberry Pi 3B/3B+ to accurately emulate a 1541 floppy disk drive.

Click here for location, time and directions. Discussions regarding upcoming and past meetings can be found in the Forums.

April 2018 Meeting

The next TPUG meeting will be on Thursday April 19th, 2018 at 7:30 PM.  This month’s topic is hardware testing and diagnostics – let’s hear your tips and techniques, and bring any troubleshooting tools you’ve collected/assembled.  Plus! A report from the MidWest Gaming Classic and an overview of the VR64 by creator Jim Happel.

Click here for location, time and directions. Discussions regarding upcoming and past meetings can be found in the Forums.

Website Updates

As you may or may not have noticed, TPUG’s website is now being served securely via https. If you do notice anything that is not coming in over https, please let me know.

Don’t forget that we’ve got phpBB-based forums as well. You can find them via the top navigation bar. I’ve recently enabled RSS syndication for the forums. Subscribe in your favourite RSS reader at https://www.tpug.ca/forums/feed.php. I realize that they are not terribly busy, but subscribing means that you won’t miss anything by forgetting to visit.