Posts tagged with ‘Programming’

  • Busy Busy

    May 25, 2005

    I’m having a very busy few weeks, and my posting schedule will be quite sporadic. Here’s what’s up: The...

  • Getting Down and Dirty with TV

    May 5, 2005

    There’s a project that I’m looking at that requires one to be able to input and control a television...

  • Java Alphabet Soup

    March 3, 2005

    There’s a whole world of “enterprise class web development” that I’ve succesfully avoided for the past several years. As...

  • Dev Environments & Debugging

    February 10, 2005

    A quick side-journey into debugging Microsoft Visual C++ projects. Of particular interest to me are runtime checking of invalid...

  • Getting my Feet Wet Again

    January 28, 2005

    Jeremy IMs me out of the blue, announcing that he’s made progress on porting Crixa to SDL on the...

  • Torque Game Engine

    January 20, 2005

    Jeremy forwarded me some new about the Torque Game Engine from Garage Games. For a hundred bucks, you get...

  • Let the Games Begin!

    January 18, 2005

    Last year I started to transition away from graphic design to programming, writing a couple ActionScript 2.0 based Flash...

  • Another Fine Rant on Computer Science

    January 3, 2005

    In case you missed it, Joel Spolsky has written another interesting article with advice for computer science students. An...

  • SharpFlash

    December 29, 2004

    This looks neat, an open source project to extend Flash to the desktop using C#. There are other commercial...

  • Design Patterns for Skimmers

    November 8, 2004

    Speaking of Patterns, I picked up a book called Head First Design Patterns at Borders. It’s written to be...

  • Flash Game Progress

    November 8, 2004

    I’ve been working on the winter game again, putting in the screen logic. My initial “elegant” design has been...

  • How to Write a Compiler

    November 3, 2004

    Back in my high school days, I found that I liked knowing the hoary details of low level computer...