Monthly Archives: December 2012

How does car physics work in the original Death Rally? Part one, background extraction, background position tracking. (C++, OpenCV)

Likely the original Death Rally is my favourite game of all time. Okay, maybe I loved other games too, I grew up with Lara Croft and I played through all the classic Tomb Raider games at least three times (by … Continue reading

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What is the difference between a junior and a senior programmer? (Personal)

Nowadays, I don’t feel like writing, but yesterday a funny idea came up to my mind. Once – it happened not so long time ago – I was in the running for a simple job, a determined guy prepared to … Continue reading

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How to write your own AS3 project using VI and how to compile it under Ubuntu linux (ActionScript 3.0)

Once I thought Adobe Flash CS5 was the only one way to write ActionScript 3.0 programs. Well, it is not true, but I didn’t know that. I’m a programmer and my profession is not drawing and animating things, I’m working … Continue reading

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