At the JavaOne 2013 Java Technical Keynote, there was a series of demos of software that enables two people to play chess, using some of Java's latest features, including Java EE 7 Websockets, many variations of Java 8 (recent weekly builds), Lambda Expressions, Java ME, Embedded Java, ... It was an impressive demo of many of Java's recently-released and not-yet-finally-released capabilities,...
on Sep 23, 2013
No, I have no shame.
One of the things I most wanted (and got) for Christmas was Karaoke Revolution, a PlayStation 2 game in which you use a USB headset to sing along with an onscreen avatar and are graded for how well you hit the pitch and timing of the original song. Of course, it helps that I've already spent years with the in-no-way embarrassing Dance Dance Revolution, and have a set of worn...
on Jan 5, 2004