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Simple yet complete

Great designs usually emerge from iteration (which sounds much nicer than trial-and-error). The engineering team moves from an initial design through the life of the project performing several more or less painful changes that naturally lead to bigger entropy, while … Seguir leyendo

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App Inventor programming model

Recently I had the opportunity to spend some time taking a look at App Inventor for Android (now maintained by MIT, and originally created by Google), in order to give some lessons on how to create android applications using this … Seguir leyendo

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Getting mails done

After lots of failed attempts to organize email, I decided to follow the advice that paulorf gives in his blog, apply GTD and revamp my label set. First of all, I have to say that I succeeded in cleaning the inbox. It is now … Seguir leyendo

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OTempo is now open-source

After a long time of learning stuff about the android ecosystem, I have finally decided to go open-source, and even remove advertisement from OTempo in the source code. This has several implications: You can now contribute to this project if … Seguir leyendo

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Baking game levels in Egg Savior

This article covers the way Egg Savior handles the rendering of static objects in order to save both CPU and APK size. The method presented is implemented into the last version of Egg Savior and is working really well, given … Seguir leyendo

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Total/Free memory on android apps and games

Yesterday I was helping out my friend Sergio with his own Android game, and he needed to how much memory does each android device have, and how much memory is the app using. After checking out the biggest source of … Seguir leyendo

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How to make a 2D game for Android with Blender

Learn how to make a 2D game for Android using blender. From asset creation to programming.
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