Extenuating Circumstances

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Month: March, 2011

links for 2011-03-31

Transcript for Seth Priebatsch: The game layer on top of the world Seth Priebatsch: The game layer on top of the world | dotSUB (tags: sethpriebatsch scvngr gaming sxsw gamedesign gamification keynote) (5) Who are leading data visualization companies in addition to Stamen Design? – Quora Pointed to by Tom Carden (tags: notstamen stamen datavisualization […]

links for 2011-03-30

Hunters – Episode One by Rodeo Games Ex-Criterion staffers/founders form iOS studio (tags: games gaming iphone ipad ios criterion) Beefy Media Production house partnered with Weinstein Bros (tags: beefymedia production gaming business) Gamasutra – News – Weinstein Brothers Launch TWC Games "TWC Games will work with production company Beefy Media to help it reach out […]

links for 2011-03-29

Gamasutra – News – Microsoft Research Details Faster Method For Identifying Player Bodies On Kinect "Real-Time Human Pose Recognition in Parts from Single Depth Images" – pre-computed depth maps to aid human body recognition in under 5ms (tags: xbox kinect pose human body skeleton recognition) Gamasutra – News – EVE Online 'Exploratory Project' For Tablets, […]

links for 2011-03-26

gfxCardStatus – Cody Krieger Menubar item tells you whether you're using integrated or discrete graphics and allows you to switch between them. Integrates with Growl and also tells you dependencies for switching to discrete (Chrome requires discrete! Who knew! Safari doesn't!) (tags: osx graphics powermanagement utility menubaritem discrete integrated)

links for 2011-03-25

The GAMESbrief freelance database | Freelance Database Nicholas's freelancer database of game developers (tags: freelance gaming developer gamesbrief database)

links for 2011-03-23

…and that's a wrap. | jwz "Next time I need to include band descriptions in my iCal to make it easier to decide between A and B. Sadly, the scheduler on the SXSW site is still shit, so I built my calendar by screen-scraping their HTML, cross-referencing that against every high-rated song in my iTunes, […]

links for 2011-03-23

…and that's a wrap. | jwz "Next time I need to include band descriptions in my iCal to make it easier to decide between A and B. Sadly, the scheduler on the SXSW site is still shit, so I built my calendar by screen-scraping their HTML, cross-referencing that against every high-rated song in my iTunes, […]

links for 2011-03-23

…and that's a wrap. | jwz "Next time I need to include band descriptions in my iCal to make it easier to decide between A and B. Sadly, the scheduler on the SXSW site is still shit, so I built my calendar by screen-scraping their HTML, cross-referencing that against every high-rated song in my iTunes, […]

links for 2011-03-23

…and that's a wrap. | jwz "Next time I need to include band descriptions in my iCal to make it easier to decide between A and B. Sadly, the scheduler on the SXSW site is still shit, so I built my calendar by screen-scraping their HTML, cross-referencing that against every high-rated song in my iTunes, […]

links for 2011-03-23

…and that's a wrap. | jwz "Next time I need to include band descriptions in my iCal to make it easier to decide between A and B. Sadly, the scheduler on the SXSW site is still shit, so I built my calendar by screen-scraping their HTML, cross-referencing that against every high-rated song in my iTunes, […]