PapervisionX’s dead

After reading some posts on the net, and some emails on the Papervision3D list, and what John Lindquist said at Toronto course, PapervisionX wouldn’t coming out for quite some time and if we needed FP10 support/speed we should go to use Away3D’s Flash10 stuff. Also in relation with Ralph’s post This didn’t give me a…

Free Software x Open Source

While studying for my Test today, I got confused about the Brazilian translate to Free Software x Open Source Software, Here is the definition for Free Software from Free Software Fundation: “Free software is software that gives you the user the freedom to share, study and modify it. We call this free software because the user…

OpenFramework

Today I was talking to Zeh about my Iphone experiences and his Android, and about the lack of time we have to learn new codings and stuffs, and he mentioned about OpenFramework , an open source C++ toolkit for creative coding. Time < willingness to learn. Seems very interesting , will take a look when…

AS3 invoking class from linkage by string

Today I was programming a game and I run over a problem, I had to invoke a Class by its string name. It can easly be solved by using a switch like: var className:String = “ClassNameOnTheLibrary1”; var gamePhase:MovieClip; switch(className){ case “ClassNameOnTheLibrary1”: gamePhase = new Phase1(); break; case “ClassNameOnTheLibrary2”: gamePhase = new Phase2(); break; } Now…

10 print “hello world” 20 goto 10 run

My first programming language  was the Beginner’s All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code aka BASIC. I learned it from a book my parent’s got me when I was about 11, close to 1986 when we got our very first computer Gradiente Expert.  10 print “hello world” 20 goto 10 run