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Make Pixel Art for Video Games

Most indie games now use pixel art for their game assets. Pixel art is an easy to learn medium and looks great with less effort than 3D or vector art. Making pixel art for video games is a bit different than making pixel art as art pieces. This video HERE is a great guide to…
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What is React js?

React is a library for building composable user interfaces. It encourages the creation of reusable UI components, which present data that changes over time. Lots of people use React as the V in MVC. React abstracts away the DOM from you, offering a simpler programming model and better performance. React can also render on the…
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What is Big Data?

Big Data is a collection of data that is huge in volume, yet growing exponentially with time. It is data with so large size and complexity that none of the traditional data management tools can store it or process it efficiently. Big data is also data but with a huge size. You can read more HERE and…
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How to make sunlight?

Sunlight is probably my favorite kind of light, however, my apartment doesn’t get much sunlight, until I saw this tutorial that might solve the problem. And also good for your plants!

Show and Tell April 13

It’s the last show and tell of the winter semester, so we’re going to (not) play some zero-player games and learn about what they are. The game can be found HERE. The zoom meeting will be HERE at 1pm on Tuesday. Or you can join with meeting ID: 829 7708 3019 and password: 982778.

Omnidirectional Treadmill for VR-ready player one

In ready player one, when Wade is using his VR headset to get into the Oasis world, the platform he was using really caught my eyes, it is a deck where the player can walk, run in every direction without needing a large space. There are some companies that are working on something similar and…
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Don’t Play These Games

Zero player games are a type of video game that requires no players. Zero players games are more like simulations than games, but they are still enjoyable. They’re like a virtual fish tank to watch and enjoy. The game of life by Conway is the most well-known zero player game. There’s an online version you…
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Show and Tell April 6

In this week’s show and tell we’ll be talking about personality types from MBTI! Mostly based on the information on www.16personalities.com The zoom meeting will be HERE at 1pm on Tuesday. Or you can join with meeting ID: 829 7708 3019 and password: 982778.

How to Make A T-Shirt – Sewing DIY

Let’s talk about how you can make your own T-Shirt! Let’s look at the table of content for this tutorial: Sewing with Knits: Making a T-Shirt Step 1: Pin Shoulder Seams Step 2: Sew Shoulder Seams Step 3: Prepare Neckband Step 4: Attaching Neckline Step 5: Add Sleeves Step 6: Sew Side Seams Step 7:…
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Parallax Pixel Art Backgrounds

Parallax backgrounds are background with layers that move at different speeds to simulate depth. It is a really cool effect to add to games or animations. THIS tutorial shows how easy parallax is to do in Unity and includes the code used.