Today the Windows Phone team released the final bits for Windows Phone 7! The tooling is free and will integrate with Visual Studio 2010 and Expression Blend 4 if you have them installed as well. Head over…
The XNA team just released a wealth of information on developing for Windows Phone 7. This is the first of 4 releases for this series on WP7 game development by this team. They'll talk about the actual platform, to performance to adding in the final polish
to make your game really pop.
Robotics has a pretty awesome
RFID kit with a RedBee RFID reader by Robotic Connections. Here are a few specs from the reader.
Supports all EM41xx family 125 kHz RFID tags USB, XBee, and TTL Serial communication Serial Communication Protocol and Shared Serial Devices Protocol (SSDP)…
Rousset created a 4 part write up on explaining a demo built around Silverlight 4, Windows Azure and XNA on Windows Phone 7:
Showing the final result in action as well as the SL4 application to play with
Silverlight 4 XNA Platformer Level Editor for Windows Phone 7: overview (1/4)
Ever get a package with those weird barcodes and wonder why such things exists? Well, the
Quick Response codes (QR Codes) are a 2D barcode system that allows you to store data in them such as binary, numbers and letters with a correction level. Twit88 created a .Net class for
QR codes so you…
CDAWG2 created a computerized lighting display using the
Coding4Fun holiday light article by Brian Peek. They used 8 channels and about 4,500 lights and only cost about $150. Nice job guys!
Wizards in Winter 2008 by Transiberian Orchestra
Ever wondered to yourself, “If my program had a radio in it, it would make a billion dollars?” Yeah, I think it is only me BUT
Tamir Khason created a FM radio application that shows just how to do this in c#. Tamir has tested his library with a Silicon Labs and ADSTech FM receiver.
off a quick easy way to get “good enough” GPS coordinates from your Windows Mobile phone. Did I say “Good enough”? I did and am referring to Assisted GPS triangulation. It won't give you a
precise location lock, however, it will be near you.
By using the Radio Interface Layer,…
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…
Roger Alsing saw a challenge and it was to
recreate the Mona Lisa in only 50 semi-transparent polygons. Prior to the challenge, he created a small program before to help do some genetic programming and adapted it to the challenge. The image on the left was render 1635 and the final image was…