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2017 And 3/4 Overview

Every 6 months to a year, I like to write a post that reflects back on what I’ve learned, where I plan on heading, and how that compares to my original plan. Without further ado, time to look at what’s happened. Goals more app development more open source libraries more languages (elixir, go) more youtube […]

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Dev Update #1 – The loop, the new design, and the rewrite

Game Development I started a CodePen collection called GameDev to explore some GameDev concepts. The first one, I explored was a basic loop: The code for a loop is super simple. Here’s what it basically boils down to: function start() { // setup and persistent state goes here window.requestAnimationFrame(update); // queue update function update() { […]

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Dev Update #0

I haven’t done any dev updates before but due to the changing nature of my own interests and how I approach handling my blog, I thought I’d start a new series. I’ve been wanting to do this but haven’t gotten around to it. So why dev updates? Because I don’t think my blog is a […]

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When I tried out Go

I tried out Go as part of my “2 weeks with Go” challenge and wanted to share my experiences as I … go. package management Go’s package managemenet is completely bizarre. At first, I thought it was awesome. You don’t have a package.json, you don’t have any crazy dependency trees, you simply list a package, […]

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