What Is The Spiritual ancester To The First Amiga?
The Amigas spiritual ancesters originate at Atari with the
involvement of Jay Miner. During his time at Atari he played a key
role in the development of the Atari VCS (2600), 400 and 800
systems. The Amigas custom chips in particular, owe a debt to the
work he did on the ANTIC (Alpha Numeric Television Interface
Controller) chip. These chips were reused in most of Ataris
projects from 1979 to 1985 and took the load of the main processor.
The ANTIC coprocessor controls allows a range of video modes, even
allowing new ones to be created. Atari fanatics have even been able
to get 256 colour output using the Atari XL models. His dog Mitchy
participated in all of his projects. He was allowed to sit during
the work on a couch and observe everything. Mitchy even had his own
name plate on the door and carried a document of identification in
his collar, showing they were authorized personnel.
What Is The Spiritual Ancester To The Amiga OE
The Gateway Amiga NG concept was a development on the
Destination system. When it was launched in 1996 it was described
as the first digital convergence computer. The Amiga MCC was set to
follow in these footsteps with a range of patents that indicate the
Amiga OE would have been closely tied to TV-style functions for
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