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…
Radiohead did something pretty interesting. They released their new music video, which was done all in LIDAR. Their video is, for all intents and purposes, is just pure data!
They have all the data for you to play with over at
If you want to…
I love Minesweeper. CouchPotato99
does too, so much so they created a Zune Minesweeper game! Currently on
version 2.1, Potato gives out full source code over at
And if you're really hardcore about minesweeper, why not
view the in-process memory and cheat?
Sara Ford over at blogs.msdn.com has an amazing stream of tips and tricks with Visual Studio. She currently is on 256! A bunch of these tid bits about VS I had no clue were even in it!
One of my favorite tricks that most I've talked to aren't aware of is using the
Immediate window as a…
Wilfred Pinto has a great demo of how to do Deep Zoom with 2 different render layouts. Wilfred's demo shows how to do a multi-row then a single row layout
based on the images height.
Wilfred even highlights what code is required to do the tasks at hand!
One of Coding4Fun's favorite contributor, Arian Kulp, was awarded the Microsoft MVP award for Visual C#. Last year another one of our contributors,
Brian Peek, won the award. And Brian was awarded again this year!
Awesome work guys.
And as always, if you are interested in becoming a…
Chris Craft decided to do 30 days of Windows Mobile development. Seeing some of the applications Chris created, I must say, I was a tad jealous. Getting past my bruised ego, I started checking out the
applications he wrote and saw some really neat stuff.
He has multiple applications that use…
This year the XNA team have up'ed the ante with their
Dream-Build-Play challenge. You can have a team between 1 to 7 people and have to create a game for the Xbox 360. There are $75,000 in prizes along with a chance to receive an Xbox LIVE publishing contract!
Key facts to pay attention to:…
Dan Fernandez had been keeping busy and recently did a talk over at TechEd for Coding4Fun. He did a talk on programming using the iTunes, YouTube, Zune, Vista Peer-to-Peer, and World of Warcraft API sets. Here are some direct source links.
Lets you go forward, backwards, search, ……
Zafer has created an awesome webcam application to track your eyes with C++. The project has 3 parts, face detection, eye detection and eye feature extration. Zafer uses two different methods
for the face detection too! He implemented a Continuously adaptive means-shift algorithm…