DICE+, rocketships and a giveaway.

July 6th, 2013 Posted by: - posted under:Tutorials - 7 Comments

I received my developer kit a couple weeks ago and was excited to get to testing. What is DICE+? DICE+ is a bluetooth connected, smart, 6 sided die that is made out of materials safe to roll directly on your devices. It has a 20hr battery which powers a bunch of cool sensors like accelerometers, magnetic field sensor, touch sensitive faces, and a few more. The built in anti-cheat protection makes sure each roll is …


Adding an OpenGL ES view to your project using NinevehGL

September 7th, 2012 Posted by: - posted under:Tutorials - 6 Comments

Recently I came across an openGL ES 2.0 engine that made setup, displaying and animating of 3D objects a breeze, called .  This 3D engine has many great features including a full multithreading environment, to keep the main run loop free during object rendering,  motion tweening, object groupings, custom lighting, materials and textures, custom shader support,  and native support for augmented reality, just to name a few. Another major benefit is the ability to import both wavefront …