Amiga TV Out

Jason T silent700 at
Tue Nov 27 17:03:10 CST 2007

On 11/27/07, Fred Cisin <cisin at> wrote:
> TCI Bay Cablevision (Berkeley and Richmond) used to have a TV guide
> channel.  It would sometimes crash, and display a "Guru Meditation Number"
> instead.
That happened frequently on y cablesystem (whoever NW Suburban Chicago
had in the early 90s) as well.  Once I even got to watch them create
the new slides (in Scala, I think) over the air :)

> I heard that the Video Toaster people actually got HOSTILE reactions from
> some Mac fanatics, so they made a BIG box containing a video toaster and
> an Amiga, and sold that as a "Macintosh peripheral".

Wasn't there also an Alpha-based add-on unit?  Or was that after
NewTek stopped using Amigas?

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