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Month: August 2019

“Just start building!” – Farm Punks studio on how to make it as an indie game dev

It’s no secret that the mobile gaming industry is booming. But with big players like Nintendo, Blizzard, Square Enix, Microsoft, and others expanding their mobile foothold, it can be hard for indie game developers to get their foot in the door. Read also: How to make an Android game – for complete beginners So how do you make your game to stand out against the thousands of games that flood the Google Play Store every day? We spoke to indie game developer Sleeping Giant Games about its first mobile release Farm Punks, and how it managed to push through the crowd and find success on mobile platforms. The potential reach of mobile indie games Concept art for Farm Punks’ crop duster vehicle. Although this was the first mobile game Sleeping Giant Games had developed, the team behind Farm Punks wasn’t exactly new to the industry. They had previously developed a multiplayer game on Steam called Arrow Heads under the studio OddBird before shifting their focus to mobile and transitioning into Sleeping Giant. We had the idea for a light-hearted game that everyone could play and enjoy. “The decision to make a game for mobile grew out of our excitement for what was happening in the mobile games industry,” the team wrote in an interview with Android Authority earlier this week. Without having to cater to traditional PC gamer profiles, they...

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Broris Brejcha does dance floor damage by way of 'Butterflies' EP

Masked techno maven Boris Brejcha returns in his latest EP, making major dance floor damage across three tracks comprising Butterflies. Released via Ultra Music, the EP features singles “Redemption,” “Butterflies,” and “Sternengleiter,” all displaying sounds from Boris’ self-coined genre “high-tech minimal.” “Redemption” kicks off the EP with eight minutes of intelligent progressions through minimal and […] The post Broris Brejcha does dance floor damage by way of ‘Butterflies’ EP appeared first on EARMILK. Go to Source Author:...

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Master your Raspberry Pi with this fun training bundle (plus promo code)

Did you know you can use your Raspberry Pi for home automation? In fact, there’s very little that this hobbyist favorite can’t do. All you need is an interest in electronics and a bit of hands-on training. The Raspberry Pi Mastery Bundle can be your guide. This eight-part online training kit is jam-packed with tips and tutorials you can use to explore the full potential of your wondrous gizmo. No knowledge is assumed. For beginners, you can start at the beginning with Introduction to Raspberry Pi course. The simple projects in this learning kit gently familiarize you with how your IoT device can be used as a computer. As you get more confident, things get more fun. Among the eight learning kits, you’ll find guidance on using your Raspberry Pi to build robots, automate your home, and even mine Bitcoin. That’s just the tip of the iceberg too. The Raspberry Pi Mastery Bundle: Automation with Raspberry Pi Zero — $95 value Introduction to Raspberry Pi — $95 value Hardware Projects Using RP — $95 value Bitcoin Mining Using RP — $200 value RP Robotics — $95 value Internet of Things Automation Using RP 2 — $95 value Home Automation in 48 Hours Without Coding — $95 value Build Your Own ArmBot Step By Step Using RP Zero — $95 value The prices above might be the retail values, but...

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Best OnePlus 7 Pro cases to protect your phone!

The OnePlus 7 Pro is the higher end version of the OnePlus 7 family of smartphones and it’s an absolute powerhouse. With such high-end hardware, you will want to protect your new handset from harm! Here are the best OnePlus 7 Pro cases you can currently buy. Buy the OP7 Pro now! Best OnePlus 7 Pro cases: OnePlus 7 Pro official protective cases MNML Case OnePlus 7 Pro official bumper cases Ringke Fusion-X case TopACE case Poetic case Olixar case TUDIA case KuGi case Spigen Rugged Armor case Encased case Kezihome OnePlus 7 Pro wallet case Editor’s note: We will update this post as more OnePlus 7 Pro cases are released. 1. OnePlus 7 Pro official protective cases Official OnePlus 7 Pro protective cases give owners of the phone a solid amount of protection without adding too much bulk to the phone. The Sandstone protective case is made of a hard PC material with a texture on the back to enhance the owner’s grip of the phone. The Karbon protective case is made of a lighter fiber material with higher shock absorbing and heat protection. You can get the Sandstone OnePlus 7 Pro protective case for $29.95 and the Karbon OnePlus 7 Pro protective case for $34.95 at OnePlus.com. Buy at OnePlus.com 2. OnePlus 7 Pro MNML Case Promoted Hate bulk? Then you should consider the MNML Case. It...

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The Geek x Vrv send you into a head-nodding haze on “Kawanga Waves 1831” feat. Balkan Bump and Fakear

Kicking things off in a percussive and instrumental groove are French electronic duo The Geek x Vrv with their new single “Kawanga Waves 1831.” Coming off their debut LP Time Machine, “Kawanga Waves 1831” feels like an ode to worldly sounds, complete with string instruments, electro-soul based melodies, and support by trumpet master Balkan Bump […] The post The Geek x Vrv send you into a head-nodding haze on “Kawanga Waves 1831” feat. Balkan Bump and Fakear appeared first on EARMILK. Go to Source Author:...

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