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Simple Games as a Way to Increase Engagement in Online Communities and Classrooms

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / December 6, 2010 / Comments Off on Simple Games as a Way to Increase Engagement in Online Communities and Classrooms

I have this idea.  Stupid little things can increase engagement in online communities and classrooms.  Things like “rewards”, “awards”, games, points, and the like. I spent Friday night working on a simple game for BuddyPress that creates a high-score board.  The game simply counts how fast you can click a square 10 times.  It then…

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Notes from “Getting the Pretty Stuff In” Presentation at Flashbelt with Paul Burnett

By / June 8, 2009 / Comments Off on Notes from “Getting the Pretty Stuff In” Presentation at Flashbelt with Paul Burnett

Photoshop Take a bunch of photos of the exterior of a building 1) Select all the photos 2) Tools –> Open into Layers 3) “Auto-align” the layers 4) (with all of the layers selected) Layer –> Smart Objects –> Convert to smart object 5) Layer –> Smart objects –> Stack mode –> Median To stitch…

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Mark Gason Papervision 3D Presentation at FlashMN

By / February 18, 2009 / Comments Off on Mark Gason Papervision 3D Presentation at FlashMN

I am liveblogging from Mark Gason’s presentation at FlashMN. These are my notes. Check out Mark’s page of resources.  It contains links to tutorials as well as all sorts of other Papervision 3D-related stuff.  http://gasolicious.com/flashstuff/PV3D_presentation.html Swift 3D is better than Papervision 3D in some ways: – You can model in Swift 3D, but AutoCAD also…

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