This week I've been thinking a lot about how to design a UI toolkit, and this is about to get very techy, because I would like to talk about API design.
There is a fundamental problem when creating new hardware: you need software using it before anyone is willing to buy it.
Chris Allen of Infrared5 and Brass Monkey shows off Kiwi Catapult at IDF using a phone and perceptual camera to control your game play experience.
Chris Skagg's talks about Code Monkeys experience working with perceptual computing and about the importance of working across platforms.
I have to remind myself that Week 2 is actually the end of Week 1, and with that it is a bit mind boggling these developers are already deep into the tech after 1 week.
This was a pretty substantial week in the Ultimate Coder Challenge, as contestants showed that they are well past the drawing board and in full-on development mode, some teams even reaching feature
This week, we received the final posts from our developer contestants, bringing six weeks of incredible, innovative app development to an end.