Volfyirion Guilds

RISC OS - Built the future OS for your powersaving computer

A project in Berlin, Germany by Stefan Fröhling

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RISC OS - Support development of an alternative operating system - Create more choices for our computers
Backers: 78
Average Pledge Per Backer: €141

Funded: €11,034 of €6,000
Dates: May 2nd -> Jun 16th (45 days)
Project By: Stefan Fröhling
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Latest News

Adjustments to the reward list

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Our campaign got a complaint about the funding amount is not sufficient to cover all the development for the rewards. Kickstarter threatened to suspend the campaign so we had to remove some of the rewards to reduce the financial commitment. We... (Read More)

Stretch goal of 15.000 Euro with additional reward

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
After we reached our financial goal of 6.000 Euro after 9 days we have reached 10.000 Euro yesterday. We have decided to offer an additional reward for all Cloverleaf RISC OS distribution pledgers, Kitten Pi Desktop PC, Puma Desktop PC and the RK3399... (Read More)

RISC OS alternative operating system hits Kickstarter

May 25th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
A new Kickstarter project has launched this month, looking for backers to help build a power saving computer operating system and push RISC OS to more hardware platforms. German developer Stefan Fröhling explains more about the project and RISC OS. (Read More)

RISC OS for Pine64 "RockPro64" with RockChip RK3399

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We have added the pledge for the RISC OS SD card image for the Single Board Computer (SBC) Pine64 "RockPro64". This pledge is only for computer enthusiasts who want to order computerparts individually and assemble the system themselves.  For... (Read More)

Mesa 3D GPU driver for RockChip RK3399

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We are happy to announce that Simon Wilson has committed himself once again to RISC OS and wants to work with us to create a Mesa 3D GPU driver for the RockChip RK3399.  Simon obtained extensive experience with GPU drivers while working for Qualcomm... (Read More)

Congratulation! With your help we reached our financial goal after 9 days.

May 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank You All for Supporting RISC OS! Both Financially & with Your Positive Thoughts! Spread the word about RISC OS to make it grow. Post in your social media the link of this Kickstarter to get more funders, users and supporters for RISC OS.  (Read More)

Add-ons setup and available for funding

May 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, well, well... Luckily a supporter informed us that Kickstarter allows only to support one pledge per project. I haven't been aware if this limiting feature of Kickstarter yet but there is a way to work around it. After you decide what is your... (Read More)

Upgrades of the Cloverleaf RISC OS distribution from Standard to Plus or Art

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Cloverleaf RISC OS distro Standard is included with the Desktop PC Kitten Pi and Puma. We will offer at the end of the campaign to upgrade them to the Plus or the Art version. The same can be done with the RockChip RK3399 RISC OS image that can be... (Read More)

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