Tag: programming

  • My love affair with video games

    People who read my blog and watch my youtube can conclude a few things about what I like: I like technology, I like computers, I like guitar and music, and I like video games. I’ve already talked somewhat about technology, gadgets and guitars on my blog, so now time to talk about video games and…

  • Why is toggling a search box in a header so difficult in Angular 2?

    In Angular 2 I have the following pseduocode… … As you can see I have a header with a search form container that has the class ‘visible’ when the variable ‘showSearch’ is true, and ‘invisible’ otherwise. As a component by itself with this html, this works fine. When the user clicks the search icon showSearch…

  • Interesting gadgets, JS Frameworks, Libraries, Tech Links, Tech Articles

    Cool past gadgets Sony Rolly Sony P series Golden-i headsets Ultra Mobile PC Samsung Q1 Sony CLIE PEG-UX50 HP IPAQ HP Touchsmart TX2 Dell XPS M2010 Sony P Tablet Oakley THUMP 2 Sony Mylo Nokia N810 HTC Shift Handheld PCs HP Jornada MM2Go Sony Vaio Duo Danger Hiptop/T-mobile Sidekick Palm Treo (the first smartphone) PDas…

  • Bioshock Infinite review, Archos tablet review

    Bioshock Infinite Just finished playing Bioshock Infinite. It’s a good game, but not as good as reviewers say. There’s reason why I will list here: 1) Low quality textures – There’s some textures that are really low quality. Most parts of the game is fine, but on some small details like doors or small objects…

  • PC / DOS games, then vs now, and how it’s affected my life

    PC / DOS games, then vs now, and how it’s affected my life

    My interest in computers and programming have been directly tied to video games, here’s a little backstory on that. My father was a Pascal / Delphi programmer, so our first computer was an IBM PC with a Pentium 386 and only 500MBs of hard disk space. Maybe 1 or 2MBs of RAM. He used to…

  • End of the term

    Work I’ve now concluded my internship at Environment Canada. How do I feel about it? I think I’ve learned alot now that I’ve actually had some hands on time to apply my knowledge in the real world. However, I realized not alot of what I learned in university were applicable. There’s alot of theory in…