Do you have your application hooked up to a database? Do you do stuff like
string sql = "SELECT * FROM Products"+
"Where Id " + userInput;
Well, if I was mean (I'm not), I could do some naughty things that would be called a SQL Injection Attack. …
Kevin Roach build a
light grid system that
uses FMod and Visual Basic 6 for his software to power the
MIT disco boards. His software isn't open for source viewing but you can view his
videos over at his site along with download it.
For those who't aren't aware about FMod, FMod is…
Dream Build Play is rolling out for for the third iteration of the challenge! If you have an idea for an original idea for a video game for the Xbox 360, check it out!
The challenge starts April 6th and you can submit between July 7th, 2009 and August 6th, 2009. Entries…
DevZoo has created a
sample on how to make your application single instance only. DevZoo's example also includes some neat features like finding the current instance and activating it along with if the
instance is in the system tray, to maximize it!
DevZoo uses what is known as a Mutex to…
If you're like me, you always wonder where's my robot? Well, something tells me I won't get
one off the shelf anytime soon so why not just build one. Computers are getting cheap enough also where one could just be part of the chassis too.
The guys over at
Trossen Robots have created…
Finally a car that can drive better than my brother! The DARPA driving challenge is now gearing up for urban driving.
The Stanford University car, Junior, just got it's learning permit for basic driving. What does "basic driving" entail? Navigating a 4 way…
Over at the
Mix labs, they've released Descry. They have 4 separate visuals that are all
open source and can be found over at CodePlex.
The Obesity Epidemic addresses concerns about the ever growing obesity problem in the U.S. We utilize Silverlight to show Tee-Shirt sizes as a way 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…
Tyler Schlegel has created a
basic browser-based chat application using ASP.NET and ASP.NET AJAX. For those who don't know what
ASP.NET AJAX is, it was formally known as Atlas and is Microsoft's framework to provide Ajax calls. It works on other frameworks such as PHP and ColdFusion.…
The warranty voiding folks over at
create a c# example for their Make Controller. What is the
Make Controller? Well, the Make Controller is an application board has application specific hardware (motor control, networking (Ethernet / USB / CAN / Serial / SPI), and circuit…