XnaTouch

From the XnaTouch project web site on CodePlex:

XnaTouch is a free implementation of the XNA Framework for MonoTouch. Your goal is help the port of Windows Phone 7 Series and Zune HD games for the IPhone / Ipod Touch (and vice versa).

http://xnatouch.codeplex.com/

Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”…. NES style

Spring 2010 Utah Code Camp Schedule

Reason.tv: Why The Stimulus Isn’t Working—Q&A with economist Richard McKenzie

Utah Code Camp on March 27th, 2010

At this Spring’s Utah Code Camp on March 27th, 2010 I will be presenting the following sessions:

  • What’s New in XNA Game Studio 4.0
  • Developing for Windows Phone 7 Series
  • Red, Green, Refactor: Learn Test-Driven Development in Two Hours (with Zhon Johansen)

Check the Utah Code Camp website for more information.

Code Camps are always free.

Obama Akbar

Mind Of Man: Why You Should Really Date A Nerd

Mind Of Man: Why You Should Really Date A Nerd writes:

I don’t divide dudes into, say, nerds or jocks. I divide men, and most people, into two camps: those who explode like fireworks, and those with dull cow eyes. I try and surround myself with nerds. I like people who fill up like helium balloons when talking about topics, hobbies, or news stories that are important to them. There are far too many people in this world who just sit there, chew their cud and moo.

Don’t be a cow.

Free Screening of Religulous in Salt Lake City, 3/24

Two free screenings of the film “Religulous” will be sponsored by the Atheists of Utah:

  • Downtown Salt Lake City Library, March 24th, 2010, 7:00 PM.
  • South Ogden Pleasant Valley Branch Library, March 27th, 2010, 12:00 PM.

Read the rest of this entry »

Breaking changes in XNA Game Studio 4.0

Shawn Hargreaves from the XNA team writes about the Breaking changes in XNA Game Studio 4.0.

Windows Phone Developer Tools CTP

Microsoft has released for download the Windows Phone Developer Tools CTP.

James McCann lecture on March 15th: “New Computer Art Tools”

Microsoft Extends XNA Game Studio to Mobile Phones

Today at GDC, Microsoft announced that XNA Game Studio 4.0 will support application development for Windows Phone 7 Series.

Read the rest of this entry »

Drama Queens