Voyaging Mind

Curious coding and more.


Well what I thought was a mild illness raised it head this week and put me alseep on the sofa for about 3 days straight. I am still recovering now. This is starting to feel like a blog about catching colds at the moment. I don’t suffer from colds to often but the roll of the dice have been not good the past couple of weeks. Illness matter as I don’t get much codinog done. Read more →


Wow another week passes. Time is really flying at the moment. This week has unfortunatly been a slow one. I seem to spend a great deal of my time either asleep I think I had a mild illness. Most of the household have been knockedout with colds. I visited friends this week. Time at the keyboard was limited to say the least. I kind of predicted this last week as I had limited goals. Read more →


As you can probably see this website has changed a fair bit. That is good as that was the goal of last week. Improve the site enough so I didn’t worry about it for some time. I didn’t put that hours into the breakclone this week. Although it did progress and I seemed to spend a good bit of time working out how to push code into the engine side rather than a game specific area. Read more →


After setting some pretty low goals that pretty much amounted to me getting started on my next game I’m pleased to reported I achieved them. Taking some of the code from my simple snake game I managed to get the whole project up and running fairly rapidly. Cloning Breakout is a little bit more complicated than snake so I spent couple of evenings starting to abstact a some ideas out of the code to make the engine work with interfaces rather than concrete implementations. Read more →


It has been a busy week but not one that has progressed me towards my goals that much. First there was the DartConference/Summit and I spent a couple of evenings watching the more interesting talks. I found the Angular talks pretty interesting even if webdev is not exactly in my interest domain at the moment. The talks on the ahead of time compiler along with Flutter shows that Dart couple be heading places I was not expecting it to. Read more →