Monthly Archives: July 2011

Science or Art?


I have a post on the Magenic Company Blog talking about how programmers are scientific craftsman go check it out.

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Be prepared to bow before your robot overlord.


So we are coming close to judgement day… Here is the proof… If you would like to contribute to the subjugation of humanity I recommend: Microsoft Robotics Studio Kinect SDK And Also: How To Survive a Robot Uprising:     … Continue reading

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Adventures in Deploying to WP7


Just a few things to check… or try. Using C:\Windows\System32\dxdiag.exe check that you have DirectX10 or better and WDDM 1.1, because 1.0 will not work, also be sure you have at least 4G memory!! if that is all o.k. you … Continue reading

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BWCAW Trip 2011


I went into the Boundary Waters this last week, drove up the Arrowhead Trail put in @ Johns Lake, and paddled over to Pine Lake. We then went over to Johnson Falls, the trail was a bit rough but the … Continue reading

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Kid Koala @ the Cedar


I went to Kid Koala at The Cedar (details here). It was a great show, long set, and although the crowd was perhaps less then a sixteenth capacity it was a great time! I blame the poor turnout on bad promotion, I only … Continue reading

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