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Don't give up when hitting the first complex problem, how to beat it

In this episode, there is some tough love when it comes to those that give up on the first complex problem they encounter and how beating it makes you stand out in the...

Sometimes looking like everyone else is a good thing

There are good reasons that you should consider keeping your UI/UX designs similar to those already out there. Here are a few thoughts on why I think it benefits you a...

Are cutting-edge tools make shipping more difficult?

We all love to try new things, those you see all over the tech news and discussions. But exercise caution when doing so. They might make life far more complicated than...

Astro.build for delightfully easy Web app creation

This week Astro turned 1.0, and I sat down to explore and discover what it has to offer, and just how easy it would be to rebuild one of my Web sites with it.

How to survive and embrace new frameworks

New frameworks and tools appear weekly, and we rush to embrace them as developers. But this can lead to problems.

Generating random game events and balancing for the player experience

Some thoughts and tips from my experiences this week as I built the random event generator for my new game.

Game Dev Journal - How I'm rewarding users for not playing

In this episode, I discuss the idea in idle games of rewarding users for the times they are not actively playing. Why this is a good idea, and how I implement it.

4 Unity packages I always install

These are four packages I use on every project I create with Unity. One is for visual scripting (not the built-in visual scripter), and the others I consider productiv...

Why I use Unity for game development

In this episode, I dive into the reasons why I choose to make my games using Unity.

Tools I use for my projects

Let's talk about tools, the very heart of what we use to make the magic. Here are my most used tools for Web, App, and Game development.

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What Is SwiftUI?

SwiftUI is emerging as a good way to build screens for Apple based platforms like iOS/iPadOS/macOS. It is a declarative language that simplifies the building of resp...

Episode 10 - What is a Game Loop?

Show Notes You may not realize it but every game has something called a ‘game loop’. But just what does that mean? In this episode I try to answer just that with a ...

Episode 9 - Tailwind CSS

Show Notes Tailwind CSS is a utility framework that enables developers and designers to build layouts quickly by combining classes to achive the desired layout. In t...

Episode 8 - First Moments with NextJS on the JAMStack

Show Notes Any time I look to start or rebuild a personal project I see it as a reason to try and learn something new. I am rebuilding my photography site from the ...

Episode 7 - My design workflow

Show Notes In this episode I share my process and some thoughts on how I go about designing applications. The differences between designing ahead of or during devel...

Episode 6 - Unity Courses, New Videos, AR What now? And a look ahead

Show Notes Unity courses on Zenva.com Two new videos on YouTube on the Nova Mac App Set up a GatsbyJS site in Panic’s Nova - YouTube Set Keyboard Shortcuts for t...

The Unity Device Simulator makes mobile layout easier.

Show notes Unity is a great platform for developing mobile games and applications, but configuring the game window to show how it will look on a device can be a pai...

UIBuzz Podcast Episode 4 - Developer Journal 6/29/2020

Show notes I thought it would be interesting to have an audiolog as a developer journal. This week was a very busy one with WWDC20 and creating some Ubuntu VM’s. L...

UIBuzz Podcast Episode 3 - React-Native

Show notes So what is React Native? Why use it over other tools? Cross-platform development made easy See changes in real-time Deploy to Android and iOS An easier ...

UIBuzz Podcast Episode 2 - What is Unity?

Show notes So what is Unity? Why use it over other tools? Cross-platform development made easy Rapid development thanks to the built in play engine Free to use unt...

UIBuzz Podcast Episode 1 - My iPad Podcasting Set-Up (Format test)

I know what you are thinking, this is the same episode as the last one? That is true and yes it is intentional. The reason for this is I can only refine my process of ...

The Welcome Episode

It all starts with nothing, or in this case an episode zero. Something that is almost the birth cry of every podcast. So in this short introduction I will say a littl...

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