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September 17, 2006

Foot Mouse

Filed under: Uncategorized — Chris Merck @ 3:29 pm

Its a mouse, you use with your foot, freeing up both hands for typing.

You may laugh now, but this device is already well on its way to becoming the new paradigm in human-computer interfaces… or something like that. I encorage you to make your own, they are great fun, and actualy useful if you use an optical mouse. Please link to any pictures of your versions! Possible improvements include mounting auxilery USB ports on the side, or embedding a flash drive.

September 14, 2006

Particle Simulation Update

Filed under: Uncategorized — Chris Merck @ 1:30 pm

I have worked on the particle simulation code a bit. Here are some screenshots of the development environment and the running program:

Fog rendering:

Dot rendering (fast):

Visual-MinGw, a great C IDE for windows

To compile with SDL libraries you will need the following project settings:

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