Archive for date: May 18, 2005

My New Toy: Philips DVP 642

May 18, 2005 | General, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

On a whim, I decided I needed a new DVD player. It’s not like I don’t have DVD players, but the one I had in my living room had one disadvantage: it was old enough that it wouldn’t play any DVDs that I burned. It’s simply old enough that it wasn’t an issue. Eric Haines […]

Context Free

May 18, 2005 | Computer Graphics | By: Mark VandeWettering

Courtesy of Mark Lentczer, have a gander at Context Free, an implementation of Chris Coyne’s design grammars. This puts me in mind of Alvy Ray Smith’a graftals or L-systems which I first read about 20 years ago. After a few minutes of playing, I came up with this: A few minutes more hacking resulted in […]