Inside KinectKannon – The Semi-autonomous Robotic T-Shirt Cannon

Today a I finally had some free time to write up a detailed overview on the KinectKannon. Enjoy! (The Github repository for this is github.com/sedouard/KinectKannon) – The Kinect Kannon is a semi-autonomous robotic T-Shirt that is augmented by Kinect for Windows which fires by opening a valve releasing approximately 100 PSI of CO2.   …Continue reading here.


Building Your Resume Like a Boss With CI

Introduction The full source repository can be found at github.com/sedouard/resume If you’re a developer geek like I am, you’ll want to check this out. This repository builds my resume using continuous integration. Seriously! You can find the live resume here. What other way can you show you know the agile development lifecycle by expressing it through your…


Asynchronous vs Concurrent – What it means in plain English

I often work with novice developers who are just learning or getting the hang of application development. One thing I notice time and time again is that there is this slight confusion between the concepts of asynchronousness and concurrency. Although the two are similar and overlap there are some key differences that anyone writing apps…