Chapter 1: What is Unity and What Makes it Awesome?

By | March 4, 2019

First in a series of posts that reprints the unedited manuscript, No-Code VR Development Using Unity and Playmaker. Chapter 1: What is Unity and What Makes it Awesome? The history of video game development is relatively short yet decidedly dramatic. In turn borne of revolutionary technology and revolutionizing technology, its history has at times been… Read More »

No-Code VR Development Using Unity and Playmaker (blogpost edition)!

By | March 1, 2019

With the permission of my publisher, Taylor and Francis, I will post all of my new text book, No-Code VR Development Using Unity and Playmaker here on the blog! That’s right, you could conceivably compile all the upcoming NCVRDUUP posts and not pay a penny for a retail copy of the book! But seriously, don’t… Read More »

My Top 5 #Indiedev Office Purchases of 2018!

By | December 19, 2018

Alas, it’s too late to reference this for purposes of bequeathing the #indiedev in your life. But if you are the #indiedev in question, bookmark this for boxing day! Here are my top 5 #indiedev office purchases of 2018! 5. Tie! BANDC Red Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC Card Storage holder case and Zhanmai 140 Pieces Zip Ties… Read More »

PSA: SMB shares on NAS (and/or) NAS computer not visible in Windows 10 SOLVED

By | November 25, 2018

Are the computers you can successfully ping not visible in the Network window of Windows 10? Do you have Kaspersky Total Security? If so, check your Settings>Firewall>Networks> settings. Make sure that the network adapter connecting to your LAN is specified as a Local Network under Network Type. Of course, your other settings, such as Window’s… Read More »

PSA: Moodle Course (coursebox) window weird whitespace SOLVED

By | November 25, 2018

So only a very narrow part of the public will find service in this announcement, but I’d thought I’d make it anyway… If, like me, your Moodle page was marred be weird wide whitespace, here’s the solution; add the following code to the “Custom CSS” section of your afflicted theme: .coursebox .content:after, .coursebox .info:after{ content:… Read More »

Freebie Fridays! Top 5 Best Free WordPress Plugins!

By | November 9, 2018

Continuing a trend of Top 5 lists, here are my recommendations for the top 5 best free WordPress plugins. These plugins will help optimize your WordPress site for search engine results, and by extension, profit! 5. Smush: Image Compression and Optimization (https://WordPress.org/plugins/wp-smushit/) According to best-selling author Nell Patel, “a 1 second delay in page response… Read More »