Zine: About This Particular Macintosh

E-zines were a staple of early computer fandom across many of the various platform userbases, and Macintosh wasn’t excluded! I have a pretty decent collection of Macintosh e-zines from the very late 80s through to the turn of the millenium, and they’re a fascinating and wonderful thing to behold. What’s striking about the earlier ones,...

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Zip archives of all my shareware software

Fancy downloading everything? Well, here’s everything for you, then! It was my absolute desire to have all of my shareware collection available as individually compressed files, so fellow enthusiasts could download one game or program at a time according to their needs. I know that some folk would prefer to have everything downloaded and saved...

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Ebola Monkey Bingo game review

Randomly throwing words into the “Search Games” field, I came across Ebola Monkey Bingo and was rather intrigued… There were several versions, 1.0.0, 1.0.1 and 2.0.0, so I figured that I’d check them out and see what a game of Ebola Monkey Bingo might look like. But first, I did some research, and boy!, there’s...

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20,000 shareware Macintosh utils now live!

And just like that, we have the shareware utilities up and live! TWENTY THOUSAND of the bloody things! An absolute cornucopia of vintage Macintosh software, covering a galaxy of different types, from icon sets to screensavers, disk utils to networking software, productivity to programming, and more. Spanning from 1994-ish through to 2001/2002, there’s software here...

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4000 shareware Macintosh games now available

Yup, you read it right! There are 4000 vintage Macintosh shareware games now available for download from VintageAppleMac.com! Navigate over to software/games via the site menu and get browsing! The games are presented in alphabetised archives, although the alphabetical sorting within those is not working properly at the moment… There is a “search games” function...

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It’s official! We’re live!

VintageAppleMac.com is up and running and open to the public! It’s been a long, slow journey, but we’re here and we’re live! Huge thanks to my tame web developer for all of his help and assistance in getting things together, without him this almost certainly wouldn’t have happened! So, what to expect? Well, first and...

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Almost ready to launch the site properly…

So, it’s been a little while since I last updated the site, but a lot has been happening that’ll make VintageAppleMac.com a really useful website. First of all, my Macintosh Shareware Compendium project has continued, with me slowly (so very slowly…) working my way through hundreds of 90s-era Mac magazine cover CDs and hauling off...

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VintageAppleMac.com is now linked to Twitter!

Twitter account for VintageAppleMac.com now live! Please follow @VintageAppleMac and make sure to share all the wonderful content

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Welcome to VintageAppleMac.com

Welcome to the VintageAppleMac.com website, a new site about things Vintage and Mac! :0) I have been an Apple fan for getting on for a decade now. I was first converted when I went to university to study photography and, on learning that the creative industry was almost entirely Mac-based, bought a Macbook. I was...

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