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Issue 8
November 1982

Nigel Clark
Consultant editor
Mike Johnston
Production editor
Harold Mayes MBE
Staff writer
John Gilbert
William Scolding
Editorial director
John Sterlicchi
Advertisement director
Simon Horgan
Advertisement manager
John Ross
Editorial/production assistant
Margaret Hawkins
Managing director
Terry Cartwright
Richard Hease

Sinclair User is published monthly by ECC Publications Ltd. It is not in any way connected with Sinclair Research Ltd.

  • SINCLAIRVOYANCE We look at the difficulties caused by rising expectations in the home computer market.

  • SINCLAIR USER CLUB The latest happenings in our growing user group, and two more exclusive offers.

  • NEWS Sales of the ZX-81 revive, another rival in the home computer market, copyright problems, and much more.

  • YOUR LETTERS More news from our readers about what is happening in the Sinclair market.

  • FUTUROLOGY Bill Martin and Sandra Mason look at patterns of leisure in the future.

  • SOFTWARE SCENE Various forms of shooting, fighting and blasting dominate the software reviews this month.

  • HARDWARE WORLD We look at more of the ingenious devices which have been produced to expand the uses of your Sinclair machines.

  • INSIDE SINCLAIR Jim Westwood has been with Clive Sinclair since his earliest days. Claudia Cooke speaks to him.

  • BUSINESS SOFTWARE John Gilbert looks at the growing library of programs for the more serious user.

  • MACHINE CODE Mike Biddell answers some of the queries which arose from his earlier series on the subject.

  • STARTING FROM SCRATCH Our regular article aimed at those who have joined the world of Sinclair users recently.

  • BOOKS John Gilbert takes some more publications off the shelf.

  • PROGRAM PRINTOUT A variety of uses are covered in our regular eight pages of programs from our readers.

  • COMPETITION WINNER The winner of our July contest is from Stranraer and chose a serious application for his 48K program.

  • HELPLINE Andrew Hewson provides solutions for more of your problems.

  • MIND GAMES Philip Joy assesses the interest of more games.

  • FREE INSIDE - Spectrum User


Our Christmas issue will look at good ideas for Christmas presents. We also look in depth at printers and the new range of Spectrum software from Sinclair Research.

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Sinclair User
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We will pay £10 for each program printed and £50 for each article which should be approximately 1,000 words long.

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Sinclair User
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Issue 7 - Mind Games Main Contents Sinclairvoyance