No worry about those bed monsters. Brian Peek created a
computer-controlled R/C car with camera. He used Microsoft Robotics Studios along with some Phidgets to create this mobile camera platform. There is example code for using a Microsoft Xbox 360 controller too! Brian also included code to…
Thinking about getting started with building some xbox 360 games with XNA Game Studio?
Phil Waymouth, an XNA software developer,
shows how with a online video. It covers downloading and install the XNA Game Studio Express, setting up the
XNA Creator Club, running the XNA Game Launcher so…
We've posted in the past about turret guns and motion tracking, however Inventgeek.com actually shows you how to create one. They
quad barrell version and a
single barrel. Using a phidget servo or the
Make controller to pull the trigger and you have a fairly easy, cheap but fun project…
If you're like me, I can't have my power tools with me at all times. Scott Guthrie posted about a
free database publishing wizard a bit ago, however he goes on to
show how to do run a SQL script without an administrative tool.
ASP.Net Ajax (formally known as Atlas) has a
list samples that show off some pretty neat things such as
rounded corners, an
accordion navigation system,
drop downs, and
For more samples, Code Project has a ton of free examples also.
Derek Slager wrote an
example to show off LINQ, language integrated query, using baseball. For those who don't really follow sports, baseball has a state for literally everything. While in Wrigley Field, I've heard people rattle off "He can bat a .405 against a left handed
pitcher on every…
So your website is becoming popular. That is really great but have you checked your utilization logs lately?
Scott Hanselman noticed that his favicon.ico was taking up a 27 Gigs of bandwidth a month! That was about 11% of his total bandwidth usage.
What is the FavIcon? It is the little icon…
Johnny 5 wasn't built without a tutorials here and there. So Microsoft Robotics Studio just released
ton of new tutorials. MSRS has multiple tutoritals on setting up services, simulations, Visual Programming Language, and more so you can hit the ground running.
Scott Guthrie has a
few articles on installing Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1. He has one on
installing/uninstalling on Vista. Scott also has a tip on
running a root site with the Local Web Server using VS 2005 SP1.