Tag Archives: WCIGAWW?

What Can I Get Away With Wednesday? Kinect Motion Capture Studio at Home? Yup!

By | March 16, 2016

In this live recording from the Microsoft Store I instruct how to create a motion capture studio in your own living room! For something less-real-time (ie straight-to-the-point editing), please subscribe to my youtube channel! A Note from Admin: I hope you found this content useful. If so, please like and subscribe and consider contributing to… Read More »

WCIGAWW? Can an adjustable laptop cart replace a sit/stand desk?

By | March 9, 2016

By now you’ve surely heard about the health benefits of standing at your desk. But standing desks can be cost prohibitive. Can you get away with an adjustable laptop cart? Pictured in my perennially referenced Nickel City Pixels Workspace II video (as seen on lifehacker.com) is the Adjustable Laptop Cart by Studio Designs. Extending to… Read More »


By | March 2, 2016

You can save money and space by buying Mini-ITX form factor. But should you? Mini-ITX is often discounted because it’s unpopular. The question is, is it unpopular for reasons that should dissuade you from buying it? On March 29th, 2013 I bought the following: Mini-ITX Motherboard Intel Pentium G860 Sandy Bridge Dual-Core 3.0 GHz LGA… Read More »

Freebie Friday! Screenkeys, Autohotkey for ZBrush

By | February 12, 2016

As promised in the last WCIGAWW?, here is Screenkeys, Autohotkey for ZBrush! This will allow you to eliminate keyboard and mouse input, making your Tablet PC truly portable for the purpose of digital sculpting. http://nickelcitypixels.com/freebies/autohotkey.zip I don’t know who created this. I can no longer locate where I originally downloaded it from. If you are… Read More »

What Can I Get Away With Wednesday? Addon Domains Update.

By | February 3, 2016

In the previous post I alluded to the fact that I might be doing it wrong. Well, guess what… In the last WCIGAWW post, I examined whether or not addon domains were viable, initially concluding that they were not. I remained open-minded to the possibility that either I or my host had done something wrong… Read More »

What Can I Get Away With Wednesday? NAS (Network Attached Storage) For Free?

By | January 20, 2016

For many game developers, their developing game is the most precious thing they own. But the game itself is ones and zeros. It is electrical signals and magnetic polarizations, fleeting, etheral, at times volatile; ownership of such things is tenuous at best. How do you ensure that the precious ones and zeros stay put? Stay… Read More »