RISC OS User Group Of London
ROUGOL is a not-for-profit organisation consisting of Acorn/RISC OS computer users in London and the south-east. Our aim is to bring those users together. There is no membership fee and entry to all meetings is free. To find out more, email us.
Meetings are held on the third Monday of every month. Most meetings feature a guest speaker, demonstrating the latest hardware or software, giving tutorials of software both new and old, or simply to kick off discussions on the current hot topic. Entrance is free, so why not come along and say hello?
Next meeting -
Monday 15th April 2019
How to Widen Interest in RISC OS - Bernard Boase
This month Bernard Boase will be facilitating a discussion about how best to widen people's knowledge and interest of RISC OS.
RISC OS needs more take-up -> RISC OS needs more publicity -> RISC OS needs convincing Use Cases which need then to be described in print, web and video.
Use Cases for RISC OS could depend upon:
Publicity could be based upon or make use of:
It has no modern browser, patchy video, security that relies on obscurity, no multi-core support, no likelihood of 64-bit support, only Python 2.7.2, insufficient libraries to compete with Raspbian, etc. etc.
Click here for full details
20 May: TBC
17 Jun: TBC
15 Jul: Steve Revill, RISC OS Open Ltd (TBC)
19 Aug: TBC
If there is a topic you would like to see covered, or (even better!) if there is a subject/program you would like to talk about or demonstrate, please contact us.
The next RISC OS London Show is on Saturday 26th October 2019.
March: Virtual Shows, Bryan Hogan, London show organiser
February: Acorn RISC Technologies, Chris Cox, computer division manager at ART
January: 3D Graphics and Sound, Anthony Bartram, AMCOG Games
November: RISC OS Developments Ltd, Richard Brown
October: Acorns in Aerospace, Keith Emerton
September: Prophet and more, Rob Sprowson, Elesar Ltd
August: Meet the mini.m and si.zeRO, Bryan Hogan (with thanks to RISCOSbits)
July: DrawScript, David Lane - web references
June: RPCemu, Matthew and Peter Howkins - Peter's slides and Matthew's slides
May: Raspberry Pi Interfacing with BBC BASIC, Andrew Conroy, Owl Art Un Ltd
April: 30 years up in ARMs, Clive Semmens - Summary...
Click here for a full index of past meetings, reports etc...
If you see a topic that hasn't been covered for a while that you think needs revisiting, please let us know.