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by AriX
Thu Jun 01, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Prevue Discussion
Topic: Since when did Pop still have scrolling listings?
Replies: 30
Views: 8012

Re: Since when did Pop still have scrolling listings?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quN376aEI5Y Here is a recently-uploaded YouTube video, courtesy of ehatt600, that shows another still-in-use scrolling listings grid which uses the TV Guide Network-era graphics. It is found on FPB Cable channel 2 in Frankfort, KY, presented in full-screen, and the a...
by AriX
Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: Prevue Discussion
Topic: This is sorta interesting? (hardware/ebay)
Replies: 5
Views: 4208

Re: This is sorta interesting? (hardware/ebay)

Super interesting! I wonder if this and other hardware is becoming easier to find since some of the TV Guide units have probably been decommissioned and thrown away since the grid was removed from the channel (in some places). Wonder if it's worth asking the seller if they have/had any other TV Guid...
by AriX
Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: Prevue Discussion
Topic: Since when did Pop still have scrolling listings?
Replies: 30
Views: 8012

Re: Since when did Pop still have scrolling listings?

They do that for cable companys, that do not have a Interactive Guide for there service. If you go to a Sleep Inn in St. Augustine, Florida, and they have Xfinity, the Pop channel will have a guide. I think the one there still has TVGN Branding. It actually does use the "TV Guide Network" theme too...
by AriX
Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Atari 8-bit scroller/genlock
Replies: 3
Views: 7026

Re: Atari 8-bit scroller/genlock

tin wrote:The scrolling (marquee) text over the mosaic channel is from an 8-bit Atari. An odd thing to have lying around in 1999, no?
Yes, neat!
by AriX
Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: Prevue Discussion
Topic: Interesting Tidbits
Replies: 13
Views: 6376

Re: Interesting Tidbits

Sorry for bumping, but I have some sad news to talk about: recently, I looked on Google Streetview for TV Guide's headquarters in Tulsa, OK, and the Streetview captures had been updated just last December, and it appears that the former Prevue/TV Guide headquarters at 7140 S. Lewis Ave. is no more....
by AriX
Wed Nov 23, 2016 11:30 pm
Forum: Prevue Simulation
Topic: PGweb code
Replies: 14
Views: 16937

Re: PGweb code

tin wrote:I'm doing a little bit of work on this here and there, and a bit of work on the server side of stuff too, if anyone's interested :)
Sweet! Keep us updated!
by AriX
Mon Nov 21, 2016 1:06 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Atari 8-bit scroller/genlock
Replies: 3
Views: 7026

Re: Atari 8-bit scroller/genlock

Okay, what is it? :)
by AriX
Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Prevue Emulation
Topic: Getting emulation up and running.
Replies: 14
Views: 7151

Re: Getting emulation up and running.

Fantastic - thanks for writing all this up!
by AriX
Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:09 pm
Forum: Prevue Emulation
Topic: Got It Running on my Amiga...
Replies: 7
Views: 2441

Re: Got It Running on my Amiga...

Well done!