Chroni Color Palettes (Part 3)

The color palette can unequivocally identify a computer with a certain aesthetics, think of the vivid but few colors found in the ZX spectrum or the characteristic “1970 type” of colors found in the Atari. Looking beyond those systems we can find artificial palettes like the ones from MSX and ST or realistic type palettes […]

Compy system architecture and video display

Before reading this entry I recommend you to read this introductory post to understand how video display works. I’ve seen several attempts to make new video display hardware for older computers or processors, and many of them have taken the approach to focus on the hardware first. Although I think this is the realistic approach, […]