An American perspective on the late great Sir Clive Sinclair, from Fast Company
rice43 at btinternet.com
Tue Sep 28 02:27:55 CDT 2021
Commodore in the USA/CANADA was often pressed into service for a cheap
text video overlay for broadcast TV. Was that TV overlay ever used in
the UK or Europe?
In the UK, Acorn gear was used quite a bit for overlays and computer
generated graphics. I think the Amiga was used to a certain extent in
commercial and small-enterprise video production, but the BBC almost
exclusively used RISCPC and BBC Micro's for their graphics.
The Centre for Computing History (a Cambridge based museum) did a great
video on the old Acorn broadcast gear used by the BBC
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