Game Graphics Programming

Allen Sherrod's Game Graphics Programming (Charles River Media) Suddenly Charles River Media is on a tear to get out more Linux and open-source book titles worthy of your attention. Case in point is Allen Sherrod's Game Graphics Programming, which the publisher claims is the only book that teaches the fundamentals of game graphics programming. The title covers topics such as an overview of game graphics, 2-D and 3-D through shaders, software rendering, ray tracing, mapping surfaces, reflections...

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Mick Bauer

Use encrypted folders with your custom live CD. Last month, I described a simple procedure for customizing the standard Ubuntu Desktop 7.10 live CD. We got as far as uninstalling software packages to make room for other things, installing some of those other things and updating all packages on the live CD image. This month, I go a step further by creating a TrueCrypt-encrypted Documents directory that you can mount from a USB drive, in conjunction with your live CD. Although that's handy in and...

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AOSR envelop apply on the overall signal flexible Is usually overworked jargon, but it applies neatly to Edit. The program supports a variety of approaches to music composition, from the strictly deterministic to the utterly aleatoric, and it presents itself with an interface that welcomes interactivity. Edit has its limits, but within those limits, it is one of the coolest music programs I've used to date. The TamTam SynthLab (Figure 5) is a sound design laboratory for advanced students....