Keyboard of the TRS-80 Color Computer 3.

Blast from the Past, December 1982

December 1982 - 35 years ago this month

December 1982 cover of Rainbow magazine

Image: Cover of the November 1982 issue of the Rainbow magazine.

Featured in this issue were:

  • PLAYING COCO FOR THE HOLIDAYS: Sara Nolan
  • PATCHING EDTASM+ TO RUN ON DISK: Roger Schrag
  • A CHRISTMAS EVE FIREPLACE: Peter Stumpf
  • LET'S LOOK AT MEMORY: Lester Hands
  • ADVENTURE REPORT: Staff
  • LETTERS EVERY WHICHWAY: Joseph Kolar
  • LET'S WRITE SOME MUSIC: Larry Konecky
  • PARACHUTE OR FREE FALL?: Joe Bennett an C. E. Laidlaw
  • MOVING GRAPHICS: John W. Dana
  • DRIVING TOWARD ADVENTURE: Geoff Wells
  • THREE DISK UTILITIES: Paul Selig
  • UNIDATFL REVISITED?: Arnold Weiss
  • KEEP A HAM RADIO LOG: B. B. Whitam
  • SEARCH FOR WORDS - ANY WORDS: Timothy O'Donnell
  • GRAPHICS WORD PROCESSING: Ross Chamberlain
  • SOFTWARE IN THE CLASSROOM: Paul Kimmelman and David MacAli

How much was Coco stuff?

  • Color Computer 2: "Cut by $100" US$299.95 [Page 11, Radio Shack advertisement]
  • TDP-100, 16k Basic - US$379.95: TDP-100 16k Extended Basic - US$479.95 [Page 99, Spectrum Projects advertisement]
  • BT-1000 multi-pak interface - US$270.00 [Page 107, Basic Technology advertisement]
  • Monkey Kong - US$24.95 [Page 173, Med Systems Software advertisement]
  • Donkey King - US$24.95 on Tape, US$27.95 on Disk [Page 40, Tom Mix Software advertisement]
  • The New Spectrum Stick - US$39.95 [Page 97, Spectrum Projects advertisement]

Got your Rainbow yet?

The December 1982 Rainbow is available from the Color Computer Archive.

Created on Sunday 3 December 2017.