I got a webcam for doing conferencing at work and wanted to do some development with it. I had the problem
of the sample source code I would try out didn't work. These were examples using WIA.
THEN I found
Mark Schmidt's awesome vista gadget using a webcam. His example uses DirectShow to…
I know everyone has been playing with the beta of Visual Studio 2008 but you don't have to any longer! Visual Studio 2008 Express flavors have been released into the wild for everyone to enjoy.
Visual Basic Express Edition – productivity tool for first time or casual Windows programming
If you're an XNA developer that has been looking for a quick way to develop a 3D engine, look no further than the
QuickStart Engine. The community designed it to help a programmer create a 3D game in XNA Game Studio as quickly as possible. It can be found over on Codeplex…
Chesnokov Yuriy has a demo on
edge detection in images with a wavelet transform. The code is written in C++ and is a very interesting read. He has other image processing articles on Coding Project too.
Have you ever wanted to change the world and beat some of the best teams across the world while doing it? If you answered "YES!" then the
Imagine Cup is the place for you.
What is the Imagine Cup? The Imagine Cup is a world-wide student technology competition that aims to create…
Chris Gray had done a video for
Channel 9 on developing and customizing Windows Home Server. The source code examples he showed off can be found at the
Channel 9 SandBox also.
What is even neater about some of the newer stuff WHS will be releasing soon is the ability to use the notification…
Kanan Sundarajan has written a
Rich Text Editor and has shared it on CodePlex. For additional screenshots and a deeper highlight of features, check out
Kirti's blog. Kanan also has a
Anyone else out there have a RTE they've written?
Via Brad Abrams
If you're like me, you didn't actually give the user an installer, just the executable.
A while back, I created a
small program that did a staggered application start up for stuff in your startup folder. The Delayed Startup Application was pretty simple and had it's source code posted too. …
Matt Gertz over at the Visual Basic Team talks about
his big problem with shuffling music and starts on how to solve it. Matt's problem (and mine) is when you have your music on shuffle, the transitions could be too jarring. In this installment, he shows you the basics at writing code against…
Having multiple monitors makes life
easier in my opinion but even with my current work setup, I need more space. Visual Studio, Word, Outlook (and countless emails), Live Writer, browser windows, ...all take up space. Today I found on
CodingProject a C++ application that shows how to…