Silicon Chip

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Silicon Chip
FAICD Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Leo Simpson
Categories Electronics magazine
Frequency Monthly
Publisher Silicon Chip Publications
First issue 1987
Country  Australia
Language English
Website siliconchip.com.au
ISSN 1030-2662

Silicon Chip is an Australian electronics magazine. It was started in November, 1987 by Leo Simpson. Following the demise of Electronics Australia, it is the only hobbyist-related electronics magazine remaining in Australia.

Magazine[edit]

The magazine has features such as

  • Projects to build
  • Serviceman's Log
  • Computer Features
  • Vintage Radio
  • Product Showcase
  • Mailbag/Ask Silicon Chip
  • Circuit Notebook (reader contributions)

The print version of Silicon Chip is produced and printed in Australia by Silicon Chip Publications Pty Ltd

Silicon Chip is published monthly on the last Wednesday of the month prior to the cover date.

Some time after Electronics Australia closed its doors, Silicon Chip Publications Pty Ltd purchased the titles Electronics Australia, Electronics Today (International), Radio, TV & Hobbies, Radio & Hobbies and Wireless Weekly, along with the copyright to original (non-submitted) material published in those magazines. [1] The copyright in submitted projects and articles for those old magazines technically still remains with the original authors. This is why Silicon Chip have not released Electronics Australia back-issues on CD, as they did with the older Radio TV & Hobbies. [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jones, David. "Interview with Leo Simpson". EEVblog. Retrieved 29 December 2012. 

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