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Kid Challenge: Step 1

So, I was thinking earlier today … and, decided to challenge my 10-year old nephew.  The challenge is as follows: He is tasked with creating an educational video game for Kindergarten and First Graders, to teach simple math skills. The…

jQuery Growl 1.0.2 Released

I was informed of a bug in jQuery Growl 1.0.1 that occurs in the newer releases of jQuery (the 1.3.x releases), and have patched the Growl Notification Plugin to work with the latest version of jQuery. The patch was submitted…

Cocos2D 0.7.1 Application Template for XCode

I updated the existing 0.7.0 XCode Template for Cocos2D to support the latest 0.7.1 updates.  The template does not include the experimental sound engine, or Motion Streak.  To implement these experimental features, you’ll have to include them in your project…

Scheduling Projects

I’m a geek at heart, I love my job (software engineer) and I take my work home with me from time to time.  I love creating ‘work’ for myself at home too, in the form of little projects here and…

Inspiration and T-Shirts …

I was helping my mother setup a CafePress.com store and thought to myself, why not.  So, I decided to open my own store and explore the possibilities.  I downloaded a couple of there apparel templates and went at them with…

iPhone… as a Desktop Workstation?

I just read over an interesting article from Hamid Shojaee, about a “thought experiement” that he and Angelo Coppola performed recently. The end result, a concept that is most likely not too ‘far fetched’ to actually become reality … sooner…