News archive

22 December, 2017

Merry Christmas!

My port of Maelstrom for both the Playbook and BlackBerry 10 is now free in BlackBerry World. Enjoy!

13 September, 2017

Various Raspberry Pi related tutorials has been updated and fixed. There is now a new tutorial for building Qt on Raspbian Stretch, a QtQuick example and various updates to the 64-bit tools and kernel build tutorials.

17 March, 2017

A new release of Onki for BlackBerry 10 was released today with major remote godness. Now you can access DVD/BD, TV and Dock devices directly from the app. Also access to setup screen navigation is now available.

6 April, 2016

Release early, release often, right ? Anyway, a small update that fixes a possible crash on Equalizer changes, proper SID title and some other minor fixes should soon be available.

4 April, 2016

A update to RetroPlayer is now available on BlackBerry World. This updates fixes audio routing so that playback to bluetooth devices works as intended. It also adds a basic favorites feature for quick access to your favorite tunes (a proper playlist system is planned for future versions).

24 March, 2016

With RetroPlayer you can listen to classic computer tunes from the 1980's & 1990's, including Commdore 64 music, Atari XL and Amiga & PC tracker modules. The first version is now available for download in BlackBerry World.

21 March, 2016

Send the initial relase to BlackBerry World. It is pretty basic at the moment but you can play pretty much all tracker formats, C64 SID files and Atari SAP files. I have plans for much more functionality but for now this will do nicely.

17 March, 2016

Not much, but the artist image display depends on Nokia Mix Radio API so it will stop working in the near future I'am afraid.

15 March, 2016

Two Onki releases ? Yes, that is right.

10 March, 2016

It first started as a simple test on how to use Qt audio output, then SID playback and finally SID playback using QSA. And the it got tracker module playback support. And Atari music files.

9 March, 2016

Submitted version 1.0.3 of Onki for BB10 for QA just now. New features in this release include improved support for digital tuners, quick access to tuner presets. more keypad features, keyboard shortcuts to zones and keypad view.