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Learning WebGL A year ago, at a biggest-ever, record-breaking HTML5 Meetup in San Francisco all about WebGL, I predicted we were a tipping point; I think I was right. Let’s take a look at 2014, a banner year for 3D on the web! A Year of Great Content Images in Cinder [Tutorials, Cinder] by @factoryfactory with images by @flight404 Written by Joshua Noble, with images by Robert Hodgin In this little tutorial we’re going to follow a path that starts with a file on the filesystem, say a PNG file, and ends with the image being drawn to the screen using OpenGL. // probably in your App's setup() method gl::Texture texture = loadImage( "image.jpg" ); // and in your App's draw() gl::draw( texture ); Even though that code simply loads and draws an image, there’s actually quite a lot going on behind the scenes. The first line creates a new OpenGL texture from the result of loadImage(). This function is used for loading the various image formats Cinder knows about, and can be used to read from files, URLs, resources and other sources, as we’ll see later.

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Modern OpenGL tutorial (python) This tutorial is part of the vispy project which is an OpenGL-based interactive visualization library in Python. During this tutorial, only the vispy low-level interface (named gloo) will be used. A stand-alone gloo package is distributed along this tutorial but you should use the vispy.gloo package from the latest vispy distribution which is more up-to-date. Before diving into the core tutorial, it is important to understand that OpenGL has evolved over the years and a big change occured in 2003 with the introduction of the dynamic pipeline (OpenGL 2.0), i.e. the use of shaders that allow to have direct access to the GPU. Note ES is a light version of OpenGL for embedded systems such as tablets or mobiles.

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Python SQLAlchemy Tutorial Association Tables In our previous articles, we used an association table to model many-to-many relationships between tables, such as the relationship between Department and Employee. In this article, we are going to dive deeper into the association table concept and see how we can use it to further solve more complicated problems. DepartmentEmployeeLink and Extra […] Read More ORM Recap In one of the previous articles, we briefly went through an example database with two tables department and employee where one department can have multiple employees and one employee can belong to arbitrary number of departments. We used several code snippets to demonstrate the power of SQLAlchemy’s expression language and show how to […]

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10 Key Steve Jobs Moments and Innovations Under the leadership of Steve Jobs, Apple became a technology leader and cultural force. Take a look back at some favorite Jobs moments and ideas. 1 of 11 Essential ActionScript 3.0 ActionScript 3.0 is a huge upgrade to Flash's programming language. The enhancements to ActionScript's performance, feature set, ease of use, cleanliness, and sophistication are considerable. Essential ActionScript 3.0 focuses on the core language and object-oriented programming, along with the Flash Player API. Essential ActionScript has become the #1 resource for the Flash and ActionScript development community, and the reason is the author, Colin Moock.

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