Hanselman has created a rather amusing application called Baby Smash. He has it open source over at
CodePlex and it is written in c# and WPF.
He created the application for his 2yr old along with to learn WPF. Not only did he just create application, he is constantly updating it and…
Scott Parker alerted me that the
Windows SDK team released Terrarium.
Terrarium's source code can be found over on CodePlex too!
So what is Terrarium? Way back in .Net 1.x land, someone game up with the idea to create a game to get people interested and building cool stuff. In…
If you like your photos with a unique flare to it, check out
Rasterbator. Matias Arje also has a .Net port of Rasterbator complete with source code.
So what exactly is Rasterbator? It is a program that more or less pixilate your photos but uses circles instead of squares. It allows you to…
I came across this on CodePlex today, an
XNA Animation library creatively called XNAnimation. It provides classes to do skinned models, skeletons, animation clips, keyframing and much more. It works on both Windows and the Xbox 360 too!
Yochay Kiriaty has a blog post about
developing for the Windows 7 task bar.
Yochay goes one by one on the demos. The included demos are:
Web Browser IM Client Document Reader Main Demo
The main demos demonstrates how to handle a multitude of basic functionality.
The samples and .Net…
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…
The Microsoft Robotic Studio just got released. Coding4Fun will have new and cool robotic content shortly too! Visit their download section to get started on your own.
Using the Visual Programming Language, beginner programmers along with advanced developers can use the VPL to develop complex…
No matter how much I study physics or play pool, I still am horrible. Some clever
students at Georgia Tech University helped solve my inability to play pool with a projector, mirrors, e-Box 2300 and Visual Studio!
They used a key-stoning algorithm to correct for camera location and some…
Every one knows (most) developers can't design. If it was left up to us, everything
would be command line with parameters that only a rocket scientist could understand.
Matt Berseth has helped create a version of the GridView that mimics the Yahoo User Interface grid. Not only does…
Always wonder what is the difference between the GPL, the Ms-PL, Creative Commons, and the MIT
software licenses are? Over at the
Code Project, they have a extremely easy to understand breakdown of software licenses.
Provides copyright protection Can be used in commercial applications Bug…