Battle of the Battle of the Bands
So, which band is the best and which battle of the bands is better? Early indications favour The Providence ...read more
FOSDEM X: The Movie
An Open Source, Guitar Mounted, Multi Touch, Wireless, OSC Interface for Ableton Live
4 Robot Attacks!
Last week I took some time off to spend with Luke and Natty during half term and we spent Wednesday having a lovely time finishing off a game we started a couple of months ago: Bouncaline.
Luke has been interested in making games for a while: he made a level ...read more
100 robots vs 100 geeks
The London Geek Community iPhone OSCestra
Lang.NET 3 Years On
100 Robots Vs 200 Zombies
Since moving to Brighton 18 months ago I’ve been pretty busy finding my feet, moving house twice, sorting out schools and setting up Linden Lab Brighton, so I haven’t had as much time to make music as I’d have liked. It hasn’t helped that my brother ...read more
Babbage Linden In Real Life
When I heard that the theme for the Linden Lab Christmas party was going to be steam punk, I knew I had to go as Babbage Linden. Since 2005 my avatar in Second Life has sported a victorian suit from Neverland and a steam arm, originally from a Steambot avatar ...read more
m0cxx0r And Return Types
It’s that time of year again where people start asking what I’d like for Christmas and I start wondering what they’d like in return. It’s just the sort of problem that should be solved with social software. Over the last few years I’ve had an ...read more
Measurement vs Modelling
I’ve just been at a really interesting cafe scientifique in Brighton where Philip ‘Critical Mass’ Ball talked about using physics to model the behavior of people en mass. When modeling people as particles you can create surprisingly realistic simulations of real behavior in corridors, traffic jams and panics. As ...read more
m0cxx0r on Windows
In order for m0cxx0r to be useful for writing tests at Linden Lab, it needs to work on all of the platforms that we target with C++ applications, so today I tried building and running m0cxx0r on Windows.
Initially it looked good: m0cxx0r built in the default Visual Studio Debug ...read more
m0cxx0r - Compiler Generated Mock Objects For C++
Like Second Life
Was without a doubt the phrase I heard most often yesterday, especially if you include variants like “Not Like Second Life”, “A bit like Second Life” and “Unlike Second Life”. Whatever else it’s achieved, Second Life has definitely become the frame of reference for the small and somewhat myopic ...read more