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Merry Christmas

Hope you all have a merry Christmas 🙂

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3 player pong doc

The game is just about finished now apart from the reset and restart buttons which i would like to try and figure out how to use these. I might post the fla on my site soon over christmas. For now im just going to let you know what is does and little bit into how.

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Firefox Toolbar

I have been working on making a toolbar for firefox and it has been quite a challenge from using XUL files to learning Asynchronous Javascript but the toolbar is finally working but it wont be launched until next year as i will be developing the website to go with it. Stay tuned 🙂

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Viral Games

As part of the Design for Entertainment Systems module I have written a critique on Viral games. You can read the Viral Games critique on the site or here is the pdf version to read at your leisure. I decided to write about viral games to help with the module as I am the one […]

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First draft

Here is the first idea of our viral marketing game prototype that i made as part of our Design for Entertainment module. It was to bring the idea of the controllers inertia and have the ball rolling around the maze. We have discussed this and we are now looking at making a different type of […]

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3 Player Pong

The 2 player game has now developed into a 3 player game. Ive been working on passing all the variables to the shared object so each player can see the ball and the movement of the paddles.

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Social Navigation thoughts…

I recently posted this question: What do you think the social impact of mapping the internet to everyday life would be? The ideas form the members were quite mixed but most focused on the fact it was just a reason to play with technology. All seemed to like the idea but i dont think many […]

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further thoughts

With this project I have been researching into social navigation on different levels form looking at history the way skills are passed down from generations and also what it would be like if there wasnt any type of social navigation. My movie will reflect on these thoughts and begin by showing the basics of what […]

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New ideas

My initial proposal was to investigate the communication of images through time. Ive experimented with rotoscoping and i like the results i had such as the footballer that is on this site. However ive been researching social navigation for both my final project and my dissertation and i have decided to make a clip about […]

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2 Player Pong

I’ve been researching into the flash communication server and ive now made a decision to look into making a 2 player game of pong. I want to make it so that two players can play it over the internet using two computer where ever they are. I will look into limiting the game to only […]

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