TouchDevelop – Programming on the GO

TouchDevelop by Microsoft research is an application development environment that can be accessed from anywhere from any device.It can be your phone,tablet or PC. Through TouchDevelop, users can create scripts (i.e., apps/games written using TouchDevelop) to access data, media, and sensors on a smart phone, tablet or PC. The scripts can also interact with the … More TouchDevelop – Programming on the GO

BDotNet: Valentine with AngularJS

On Feb 14th,I had an opportunity to speak about AngularJS – the most happening MVW/MV* javascript framework by Google at Microsoft. I started by introducing what AngularJS is,how tough/easy to learn if you are from an OOPs background.Also,about SPA – Single Page application. Ironically,the meet was named as “Valentine with AngularJS”,which i carried in my … More BDotNet: Valentine with AngularJS

Level Up Ep.03 : 7 truths about indie game development

// Level Up is a show devoted to game development. Each show will recap current news and events in gaming, deep dive with a game industry insider, and cover tips for programming or finding resources to help you with game construction.  News [00:32] 7 truths about indie game development [Sarah Woodrow] [01:13] Indie while Expecting: The story of … More Level Up Ep.03 : 7 truths about indie game development

Xbox : Project Spark – A gameground

To simply introduce, Project Spark is developed by team dakota and skybox labs.It is published by Microsoft Studios.It is a game maker “Where Players Create and Creators Play”. The website quotes project spark “As a powerful, yet simple way to build and play your own worlds, stories and games. Experience the ultimate interactive playground, delivered … More Xbox : Project Spark – A gameground

Gaming : Anti-Aliasing Techniques

Recently,I was learning CocosSharp.It is a game engine which provides technology for making cross-platform games. As soon as you hit the first line of code, you see this`application.PreferMultiSampling = false;` Ok,I see that there is an application object and you are setting its property PreferMultiSampling of type boolean to false.But why should we do this … More Gaming : Anti-Aliasing Techniques