In the US we have a long weekend coming up and what better way to spend the long weekend than writing our own Angry Birds clone. Jo De Greef (the blog subtitle, "Blogging about WP7, XNA and LEGO" made me smile... ) is posting an on going series on writing "Pigs Fly" Windows…
The App Hub Education Catalog of course! I was reminded about this catalog by Building games based on Silverlight and Expressions post, XNA Game resources: Free sounds and music to use in your games. One of the hardest things I run into when I'm developing something is the graphics. The coding I…
Dan Fernandez has asked the Coding4Fun authors for a little feedback regarding Coding4Fun and now Dan
is asking for some reader feedback regarding making Coding4Fun a blog only site. Coding4Fun has a hybrid blog system right now, however the move would make it full out blog such…
Stephen Walther explains how to
You could go for the nice option of using small noises to help guide a user through their experience on your website or the dancing hamster approach.
Choose wisely webmaster.
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
You early adopters of Vista may need some help with getting XNA Game Studio Express to run. Dave Weller has created a
how-to on getting the two to make sweet love.
Please note that XNA Game Studio Express is not offically supported on Vista and if something goes wrong, no one can support…
Mono Project just announced that it supports Visual Basic. Going over to their site,
Mono 126.96.36.199 was just released too. Looks like Mono supports an almost complete API model for ASP.NET 2.0 now too.
Guitar Hero is a game that has wasted countless hours shreading. People have
hooked their controllers up to a PC, someone created a
PC application that works of your keyboard like Guitar Hero called Frets on Fire, and now someone
hooked the controller up to a Commodore 64.
Toni goes on to…
Here is a new coding article that deminstrates how to build a
Windows Sidebar Gadget using .NET.
Rohan Singh shows how to create an unread e-mail counter for your computer using Vista beta 2 and Visual Studio Express
Dahan Abdo created a AJAX based chat room in ASP over at Code Project. Dahan example has administrative functions and login validation to prevent the same nickname from logging in. In his example,
he limits it to one chat room per website (or virtual directory), however, lets see if…