Category: Virtual Sandbox

Show and tell Dec. 3!

For this time’s show and tell, I will show some fun music games and applications, and I will recommend some tutorials for music production beginners. Meeting start at 2:30 and go for about an hour. Password: 244979

Everything you need to know first about Photoshop

Photoshop is a very useful tool, not only you can adjust the photos you take to make them gorgeous the way you want, but also, create a world that only exist in your imagination. Here is a free tutorial on youtube for you if you’re a beginner. It introduces some of the most used technics…
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Develop an Alarm Clock in Python

It is no doubt that an alarm clock is always handy to alert us whenever we sleep, take a short nap, or to remind us about the work, we always get oblivious about. Our ancestors have been using an alarm clock, going back to its 2,000 years long history but over time, the new advancements…
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How bone conduction headphone works

I just got a phone conduction headphone and it works really well! So I was wondering how it works, so here is a video on how they work, comparisons between the two versions .https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qaXj0MHLY0

How to Make Your Own DIY Ambilight

An Ambilight is lights that you put behind your monitor or TV that match the colours on screen to add extra immersion. Ambilights are expensive to buy, so we’ll make our own with Arduinos and addressable leds. This tutorial HERE goes through how to make your own DIY Ambilight.

A Guide to Monitor Terms

With all the sales going on these days, I figured it’d be useful to put out a guide on what to look out for when buying monitors. As all good things, think of what YOUR needs are. A surprising guide that covers a lot of basics: https://www.newegg.com/insider/guide-monitors-terms-need-know/ A more technical explanation of terms you’ll see:…
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Show and Tell Nov. 26!

For this week’s show and tell, we’ll look at some shaders in Unity and how they’re made. The meeting starts at 2:30 and goes on for about an hour. Meeting ID: 842 8527 0829Password: 673505

Build A JavaScript Drawing

JavaScript can be used as a drawing tool, bringing HTML and CSS elements to life on a web browser screen. Being able to make static pages look more appealing with graphical elements is a key part of web development, so learning how to make the most out of JavaScript’s drawing capabilities is critical. Consider trying…
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Throwing Shade[rs] at Unity

When flat colors and textures aren’t enough to make your game look good, that’s where shaders come in. Shaders are responsible for water, glowing, and swaying grass in video games. Shaders can change the entire look and style of a game, and Unity has now made an easier way to create shaders in a GUI…
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Do you really know Udemy?

Udemy is an online learning and teaching platform. You can find over 130000 courses about all kinds of things. Concordia provides free Udemy classes from Udemy Business, including less but more focus on improving interpersonal skills. Log into Udemy from myConcordia-accounts and settings-Udemy, use your netname and password and you can start using Udemy. You…
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