Pico-8 and atom

I love Lexaloffles fantasy console. But I would like to use Atom for coding. Recently I've seen a screenshot by Jacopo Colò on Twitter Christmas afternoon, everyone chilling, me implementing a proper collision system. 💪 #pico8 pic.twitter.com/d8h4VGpFmH— Jacopo Colò (@jacopocolo) December 25, 2016 I've asked him what kind of setup he is using. And it's a lot easier than I thought. He uses Atom and Pico-8 in split-view. I've googled around and found some nice Atom extensions to be used with Pico-8. Here is my final setup:…

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Firefox >47 and NightwatchJS

The challenge: Get NightwatchJS-Tests working again while Firefox updates to a version >=47.0 The problem: Starting with Firefox 47, extension based version FirefoxDriver is no longer working. The Solution: You have to use geckodriver for your nightwatch tests. Go to Mozilla/Geckodriver and download version 0.9.0. Yes this isn't the latest version (V0.10.0 was the latest when I've written this post). V0.10.0 did not work. The Configuration: { ... "selenium": { ... "cli_args": { "webdriver.gecko.driver" : "./bin/geckodriver" } }, "test_settings": { "default": { ... "desiredCapabilities": { "browserName": "firefox", "marionette": true…

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Links: Public speaking

I love giving talks at user groups and conferences. Here is a short collection of useful links about public speaking. About public speaking in common: How to be a confident speaker Developer Evangelism The Hidden ROI of Speaking Engagements How to give a great ignite talk 10 Ways Great Speakers Capture People's Attention About telling a story: 6 Rules For Great Storytelling, From A Moth-Approved Master Of The Form Talk Coaching: Few Lessons to Keep in Mind The science of Storytelling telling About creating a proposal and talk: My process…

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Learning Swift: Countdown Clock

Currently I'm learning Swift 2 and iOS Development. My first self written Swift class is a Countdown View with an animation (Circle being filled, when counting down). I'm still learning and maybe it's not perfect. But it works. The ClockView: Here is my playground source:…

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Links: WebVR

A short collection of links about WebVR Slides by @end3r aframe - Building block for WebVR General Infos about WebVR MozVR - Mozillas WebVR landing page WebVR API reference at MDN WebVR Slack invitation More posts to come as I'm a bit into it...…

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