Cool geek stuff for the week of May 16th, 2012
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Tutorial of the week:
Install the Android OS on a PC using VirtualBox
Game of the week:
Realm of the Mad God is a massively co-op 16-bit action RPG that drops you into the thick of the fight in a world overwhelmed by monsters
Cool Site of the week:
Mix and Remix Youtube videos and become your own internet VJ!
To kick off new episodes of Tinkernut, I’m holding a Flash Game contest to see who can come up with the coolest Flash game. The winner will get a $50 itunes gift card as well as promotion in my video on October 24th. You can find the full set of rules here:
In this episode you will learn how to create a Flash website from scratch using completely free software. Here is what we will be creating:
Links used in this video:
Project Files – http://http://www.tinkernut.com/demos/279_flash_site/279_flash_site.zip
Adobe Rome – http://rome.adobe.com
Youâ€™ve just returned from vacation and have tons of videos to share. Create your own custom video player to showcase these memories online. Inspired by the Instructables project: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-an-Adobe-Flash-Video-Player/
Static images can cause your web site to fade into the background. Learn the basics of animating them using Adobe Flash CS4. View the Instructables steps at: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Animate-in-Adobe-Flash/
This video covers the very basics of creating an Augmented Reality (AR) application using FLARToolkit and Adobe Flex.
Download the marker: http://www.tinkernut.com/downl…..marker.pdf
Visit this webpage, allow access to your webcam, and hold the marker in front of the camera: http://www.tinkernut.com/downl…..ality.html
Download the source files here: http://www.tinkernut.com/downl…..eality.zip>
Donâ€™t just send people a stack of static photo files; share them in style by creating a photo gallery in Flash.