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Beyond the basics of coding apps for touch and sensors, you now have the challenge to think through new usage models. Let us help you create effective touch & sensor based experiences.

 

 

Location Data Logger Design and Implementation, Part 4: Bing Maps Integration

This is part 4 of a series of blog posts on the design and implementation of the location-aware Windows Store app "Location Data Logger". Download the source code to Location Data Logger here. The Bing* Maps SDK One of Location Data Logger's primary features is the map display which show's the more...

Meshcentral.com - Now with multi-display support!

Today I am announcing Meshcentral’s support for in-band Windows multi-display. This is by far the most requested feature to date. In Meshcentral, administrators can select a device and click on the desktop tab, this bring them to a fully web-based Javascript remote display viewer what can connect more...

The Future of Perceptual Computing: Interview with The Game Creators CEO Lee Bamber

Lee Bamber of The Game Creators is a man on a coding mission, as evidenced by his astonishing body of work: co-founder of The Game Creators (development and publishing of PC game creation software), participation in a number of challenges and contests, including not one but two Intel Ultimate Coder more...

Marcus Ghaly & Joel Day of Identity Mine Discuss Developing for All-in-One PCs

Identity Mine software architects discuss some practical advantages in the development of apps for the All-in-One PC.

Meshcentral.com - Server Issues & News Update

Quick post to update everyone on a few things: Meshcentral.com has been having outages. A few hours 2 days ago and a few hours yesterday both times during the night. The server is actualy fine but administrators of my server room are doing some work on the network. I did get a few mails about more...

Puppet in Motion Case Study

Added 07/19/13

By Geoff Arnold Download Puppet in Motion Case Study [PDF 1.16MB] Sixense Puts Puppets in Perceptual Motion Danny Woodall (creative director) and Ali Diaz (CTO) of Sixense Studios have been through their share of tough user acceptance testing. After all, for years they’ve been blazing a trail in more...

Location Data Logger Design and Implementation, Part 3: Geolocation and the DataLogger class

This is part 2 of a series of blog posts on the design and implementation of the location-aware Windows Store app "Location Data Logger". Download the source code to Location Data Logger here. The DataLogger Class At the heart of Location Data Logger is the DataLogger object which is responsible more...

Infrared5 Case Study

Added 07/16/13

By William Van Winkle Download Article Infrared5 Case Study [PDF 534 KB] Introduction “Cats are incredibly effective hunters and are wiping out our native birds.” - Gareth Morgan In 2012, Gareth Morgan became mildly famous in New Zealand for drawing attention to the plight of native more...

Evan Lang of Identity Mine Discusses Their Air Hockey Game for The All-in-One PC

Evan Lang of Identity Mine Discusses Their Air Hockey Game for The All-in-One PC, including unique adaptations in the app dev process required by the pAIO form factor.

Location Data Logger Design and Implementation, Part 2: User Interface

This is part 2 of a series of blog posts on the design and implementation of the location-aware Windows Store app "Location Data Logger". Download the source code to Location Data Logger here. The Main Page Location Data Logger is a fairly simple application, so a single page is sufficient for more...