kHangman Update

My RISC OS Hangman application kHangman has had a little upgrade taking it to version 1.01

New in this version is that the gallows is not drawn until the first wrong letter entered, a win rate percentage and better detection to see if the playit module has been seen by the filer.

I have uploaded a very short YouTube video if it in action.

If you like my software why not purchase some of my merchandise or give me a few quid through my Ko-Fi pages.

TrainTimes Rolls Out To Version 1.16

My application for UK train timetable for RISC OS TrainTimes has had a couple of minor updates making it to version 1.16

New in this version is that on the station timetable save as a CSV file has been added. Also all the save windows have been redesigned to make them more style guide compliant.

It requires a working internet connection and wget to work with the data coming from the Transport API web site.

I have uploaded a short YouTube video of the new features in action.

If you like my software why not purchase some of my merchandise or donate some money through my Ko-Fi pages.

BusTimes Moves To Version 1.17

My application for displaying UK bus timetables BusTimes has been updated to version 1.17

New in this version is the addition on the bus stop window of a refresh button to refresh the information for the stop displayed and save csv file for the bus stop timetable. On the bus route timetable it now shows the arrival and departure times owning to an API change from the data providers Transport API. That change has led to some minor changes in the output of the data saved on the bus route timetable.

It requires a working internet connection and wget to work with the data coming from the Transport API web site.

I have created a short YouTube video of the new features in action for viewing.

If you like my software why not purchase something from my merchandise store or donate a few quid through my Ko_fi pages.

Vkeyboard Goes To Version 1.08

My virtual keyboard application for RISC OS Vkeyboard has had some minor upgrades.

New in this version is a new button giving the keyboard a 4th state with the addition of the Alt key, a smaller footprint for the keyboard as well courtesy of RISC OS Cloverleaf and 4 more keyboard layouts and they are:

  • Colmak UK
  • French
  • Italian
  • German

The last three also courtesy of RISC OS Cloverleaf as well.

There is also a short YouTube video of it in action for viewing, which the video is better quality than previous videos of mine with new recording equipment.

If you find my software useful why not purchase some of my merchandise or bung me a few quid through my Ko-Fi pages.

KPDFutil Version 1.05 Release

My front end to PDFutils a nominee in the 2020 RISC OS Awards in the best non commercial category KPDFutil has been updated to version 1.05

This version features a fair few improvements which are

  • Convert a PDF file into NetPBM files
  • Convert a PDF file into a SVG file
  • Convert a PDF file into HTML files
  • Convert a PDF file into a XML file
  • Get Information about a PDF file
  • List fonts used in a PDF file

I think I have most of the features from PDFutils so far but will add more if and when they become available or if some one spots something I’ve missed out, so the next update for this application will most likely be cosmetic changes.

I have also created a short YouTube video of the new features in action.

You can purchase some of my merchandise or bung me a few quid on my Ko-Fi pages if you want to.

QrCode Goes To Version 2.01

I have updated and uploaded an update to my application to generate Qr Codes QrCode to version 2.01

New in this version is the ability to create geo location Qr Codes with longitude and latitude co-ordinates and a bug fix in which saving images of a certain size would take a long time to download as I had a * instead of a &.

This application requires a working internet connection and Wget to work, with the data coming from Qr Code Generator site.

I have also uploaded a short YouTube video of the new features in action.

If you find my software useful why not donate some money through my Ko-Fi pages or buy some of my merchandise.

VATGST Version 1.01

My application to validate VAT and GST numbers VATGST has been upgraded to version 1.01

New in this version is the ability to save the company details in a vcard format joining the plain text in the original version plus the ability to view the VAT-GST rates for various countries.

This application requires a working internet connection and curl plus an API key from VAT sense, which is also where the data comes from.

I am willing to look at other formats to save the company details in on request or as I hink of them.

I have also uploaded a short YouTube video of it in action for viewing.

If you find my software useful why not buy some of my merchandise store or visit my Ko-Fi pages.

QrCode Goes To Version 2.00

My QrCode generation application QrCode has been upgraded to version 2.00

New in this version is that the need for Brandy BASIC has been removed. It uses the secure version of the API. SMS message QrCodes can be created. Finally custom image size can be saved.

This application requires a working internet connection and wget to work.

I have a short YouTube video the new features in action.

If you like my software why not buy some of my merchandise or donate via my Ko-Fi pages.

Credit to Dave Higton for tips that means this application no longer requires Brandy BASIC.

Currency Updated To Version 1.11

My application to convert currencies Currency has been updated to version 1.11

New feature in this version is the addition of country data from the World Bank, the data is the GDP and population for the last 10 years as shown in the screenshot below:

Other improvements are that it has detection for the presence of wget clearing of it’s scrap files and increased size of the exchange rates icons to accommodate the exchange rate of the Venezuelan Bolivar as shown in the screenshot below.

I have also uploaded a short YouTube video of it in action.

If you like my software why not check out my merchandise store or give me a few quid through my Ko-Fi pages.