Archive for the ‘Gaming’ Category

Learning Android

July 12, 2010 Leave a comment

Ok, time to attempt to revive this blog again. I recently decided to attempt to teach myself how to program for the Android mobile OS. This has proven to be difficult, fun, and interesting. The major hurdle that I had to get over was the fact that I am primarily a C/C++ programmer. While I’ve used many languages, the projects of which I’m most proud were coded in C and C++. I’ve tried Java many times and every time I hated it, despite it technically being my first real programming language (disclaimer: after a year of TrueBasic). I don’t fault the language however, it’s just my own personal taste. However, I really wanted to try coding for Android and thus began this adventure.
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Categories: Android, Gaming, Programming

Retro Game Console

February 25, 2009 Leave a comment

I was just browsing GeekyGadgets and came across this.

For everyone who remembers shooting that damn dog because he wouldn’t stop laughing at you and everyone who remembers huddling around the screen fighting over who gets to be Yoshi so you can shoot shells at your friends, now you can experience that all again the right way. No more searching high and low for a used but good conditition SNES or NES console because now you can get the Retro Duo NES/SNES Game Console.

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