For years I’ve been wanting to make mechanical logic gates that i could put together into mechanical logic circuits. I want to do this mostly for novelty purposes, but I also think it could be leveraged into either an entertaining … Continue reading

# Yearly Archives: 2012

Neural networks (officially “Artificial Neural Networks”) are computer simulations of neurons. Simulating neurons in software allows programs to do things that you would normally need a human brain to do, such as recognizing patterns, learning over time, or making non-obvious … Continue reading

The Mandelbrot set is a beautiful creation of mathematics discovered by a French-American mathematician named Benoit Mandelbrot. it is also a fractal, meaning that it’s infinitely detailed and that it’s self-similar and made up of smaller versions of itself. Wikipedia … Continue reading

Often times in game development, you have situations where you want an object to move from one place to another, you want something to grow or shrink from one size to another, you want a color to change from A … Continue reading

This is part three of “Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System” Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 1 Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 2 Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 3 Animation System Optimizations and Features … Continue reading

This is part two of “Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System” Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 1 Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 2 Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 3 Animation Controller v3 – Bone … Continue reading

This is part one of “Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System” Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 1 Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 2 Anatomy of a Skeletal Animation System part 3 There is quite a bit … Continue reading

This is the fifth article in a series on the basics of cryptography: Cryptography 101: Hashing Cryptography 101: Encryption – One Time Pad Cryptography 101: Encryption – Symmetric Keys Cryptography 101: Encryption – Asymmetric Keys Cryptography 101: Realistic Security DISCLAIMER: … Continue reading

This is the fourth article in a series on the basics of cryptography: Cryptography 101: Hashing Cryptography 101: Encryption – One Time Pad Cryptography 101: Encryption – Symmetric Keys Cryptography 101: Encryption – Asymmetric Keys Cryptography 101: Realistic Security DISCLAIMER: … Continue reading

This is the third article in a series on the basics of cryptography: Cryptography 101: Hashing Cryptography 101: Encryption – One Time Pad Cryptography 101: Encryption – Symmetric Keys Cryptography 101: Encryption – Asymmetric Keys Cryptography 101: Realistic Security DISCLAIMER: … Continue reading