- Retro Network Now works on Mobile
Its the best of both worlds
Mobile users will no longer have to zoom in. While old browsers will still be able to view the site without errors
Note: This means this is NOT the end of m.retronetwork.net it sill hosts mobile downloads
- New banner added for RSS feeds
I have added a banner for the RSS feeds which i now call the
Retro network RSS System
NOTE: This will not break compatibility with older RSS readers
- Site Map now available
Feeling lost around the retro network?
Well feel lost no longer. The site map is now available. It contains most of the main links to the pages to the Retro Network
you can check it out by clicking the link or go to http://retronetwork.net/sitemap
- Retro Site List feed now has category's
Now certain sites in the list are separated into different category's they are
Computer Resources: services that can help your old computer in the modern web
Downloads: Sites that contain downloads
Fun and games: sites that contain flash games and other cool stuff
Miscellaneous sites: Sites that don't fit into the other category's
Search engine: sites that offer a search engine
to sort these category's you must have an RSS reader that supports the 'category' XML tag (An example is internet explorer 7 and 8)
- My personal site just got the PHP treatment
the home page for my personal site now has an PHP RSS widget for my blog. It should also now work for Netscape users
- RSS Feed now has category's
The Retro Network Updates RSS Feed now has category's. Post's will now be sorted by service outage, service update. And PSA's
- Retro site List RSS preview now powered by PHP on the text only layout
I have finally found a RSS preview widget for the Text only layout to replace the FeedBurner java script version that Google took away from me and countless others :( You can check it out by clicking the link above or go to http://retronetwork.net/text/sitelist.php
- Exterminated the HTML 5 Rodent at the cost of switching to PHP
I have successfully Exterminated the HTML 5 Rodent but at the cost of switching from Apache Autoindex to PHP based index tool called. Minixed. This also means Mobile users can finally browse the FTP directory without it being too small to read :) check it out for yourself by clicking the link or go to http://retronetwork.net/ftp
- FTP is experiencing technical difficulties
Sorry somehow some HTML 5 infestation has gotten into the FTP directory. I am trying to exterminate the HTML5 rodent as we speak until then old browsers will experience script errors
- Feedburner feeds are being discontinued
Due to Google making Feedburner no longer work on Old Browsers like Internet Explorer 4.0 I have decided to discontinue the Feedburner service to continue to receive new updates via the RSS feed you must switch to the ListGarden feed which has been tested to work on Old browsers. The feedburner feeds will shutdown at 12:00am Mountain Time on July 27th 2022. Users already subscribed to the ListGarden feed will see no change. If you are subscribed to the feedburner feed Click the hyperlink to subscribe to the ListGarden Feed.
- Feedburner HTML preview pages is being replaced by ListGarden
Due to Google butchering Feedburner with some HTML 5 bloat and also removing some services that Retro Network depends on. I am switching the HTML preview pages to ListGarden. Don't worry. You do not need to change your RSS reader because the main RSS feed is also powered by ListGarden the links to the HTML preview pages are "http://rss.retronetwork.net/html/siteupdates" and "http://rss.retronetwork.net/html/retrositelist"
- RSS feed discovery now available for compatible browsers
Discovery of the RSS feeds is now available for compatible browsers Like Internet Explorer 8 and Pale Moon
- New online radio stations have been added
3 new online radio stations have been added to the VTuner stream list. They are Radio Caroline, Radio Caroline Flashback. And Radio Caroline North. To listen to the new editions to the list visit the FTP directory and click the "Online Radio" folder. P.S I should create an RSS feed of the list
- Subsite list is now available
I create lot's of Subsites. Mostly because i am interested in 90s Website design. So i have decided to create a Subsite list. Next time you go to the landing page. In the Page Layout menu select 'Subsite List' or go to http://www.retronetwork.net/subsites
- Check out my new personal site!
I now have a personal website that is separate from my main site. i even have a personal blog you can subscribe to. just head to http://jackson.retronetwork.net hope to see you there :)
- Internet Explorer Is still supported
Due to the Internet Explorer end of life happening tomorrow i need to clarify that the Retro Network will always support Internet Explorer (so is razorback95.com) and just in case Windows 10 redirects you to the malware known as Chromium Edge. I will find a Fix for the redirection problem. I will post an tutorial on how to stop it
- VTuner stream Links now available
Do you hate the bloated HTML 5 websites radio stations force you to use? Well the Retro Network VTuner stream list is now available. The launch radio stations are CBC Radio 2. And a V A P O R W A V E station with more stations coming soon. So fire up Winamp and visit http://retronetwork.net/ftp/Online%20Radio to tune in!
- Retro Network has reached 10 real visits!
I am excited to announce that the Retro Network has now reached 10 real visits. I would like to thank everyone that visited my site. Visit http://retronetwork.net/thanks.html to see a special message!
- Brand New Landing Page!
That's right. Retro Network has a new landing page! It now should be fast on 56k Dialup. If you miss the old one you can go to http://www.retronetwork.net/legacy
- Introducing Retro Network Labs (A beta test service)
Want to beta test experimental Retro Network Features? Well introducing Retro Network Labs it's a subsite designed to list my current projects for Retro Network. And list any features that you can beta test and leave feedback. And speaking of beta test you can test my upcoming review and guide site. Retro Network Guides at http://guide.retronetwork.net make sure to leave some feedback and Happy Testing :)
(Note. The beta test page is coming soon)
- Small adjustments made to landing page
Just made some small adjustments to the landing page
- Mobile Downloads now available
I am proud to announce that the mobile downloads section is now open! It contains some apps that have been taken down from there app stores. I have already archived some Blackberry OS apps like both versions of Vectir Remote. And ColorID for blackberry torch any apps i found will be hosted on this FTP directory and my archive.org account. To go to the mobile downloads page head to http://m.retronetwork.net/ftp
- The retro site list now has RSS
want to know when i found a retro site right away? Well the retro site list now has a RSS feed powered by FeedBurnner to subscribe head to http://feeds.feedburner.com/retronetworkretrositelist
- Retro Network now has a startpage
That's right The Retro Network now has a startpage. You can search the Web using Frogfind,Old'aVista,google and more. This updates feed is also on the startpage. Just head to http://start.retronetwork.net (Mobile users can also go to http://m.retronetwork.net/start)
- Update Feed is now powered by FeedBurner
The Updates Feed is now powered by FeedBurnner
(It even works on Internet Explorer 4.0)