What is a rhombille grid? A rhombille grid is a tessellation of the plain in identical rhombi. (The term was coined by John Conway in his book The Symmetries of Things. He also created The Game of Life.) One of the earliest games that used an isometric view, Q*bert (1982), used a grid like this to simulate a limited 3D environment. Indeed, with appropriate shading, the tiling resemble a stack of 3D cubes.
Creative Commons license This video explains how Creative Commons licenses can be used in conjunction with commercial licensing arrangements. Creative Commons licenses are explained in many languages and used around the world, such as pictured here in Cambodia. A Creative Commons (CC) license is one of several public copyright licenses that enable the free distribution of an otherwise copyrighted work. A CC license is used when an author wants to give people the right to share, use and build upon a work that they have created. CC provides an author flexibility (for example, they might choose to allow only non-commercial uses of their own work) and protects the people who use or redistribute an author's work, so they don’t have to worry about copyright infringement, as long as they abide by the conditions that are specified in the license by which the author distributes the work.
60 Highly Clever Minimal Logo Designs Depending on the flavor of your business, your logo may appear big and flashy, bold and colorful or just plain simple and clever. In this roundup, I’ve turned the spotlight towards the more simple and clever logo styles that leave a strong impression. As simplistic as they may appear, there is genius behind these 60 highly clever minimal logo designs. OneFund
Chiang Mai wifi cafes for digital nomads Before we came to Chiang Mai, we thought we were pretty easy-going when it came to our wifi-café criteria: all we wanted was a place with good wifi and drinkable coffee. Not anymore – we’ve changed. Either we’ve got snobbier, or the huge number of options in Chiang Mai means we’ve got fussier, or we just took a heap of stuff for granted when in other countries. But whatever the reason, we have very strong ideas about what we want and don’t want out of a wifi café: Comfy seatsAmazing wifiLovely staffPlug pointsAwesome air conditioningA huge range of drinksGreat coffee – if it’s a coffee placeFood – just in case we get peckishOutside space – preferably with plug points there tooOpen late – until at least 8pmNon-distracting music (or at the very least, Adele covers that aren’t sung by screaming cats)
What are ghosts (demons, devils, negative energies, etc.) and how does a person become one? 1. What are ghosts? When a person dies only his gross body (sthūladēha) ceases to exist. His subtle-body (consisting of the subconscious mind, intellect, ego and soul, i.e. minus the physical body) however continues to exist and moves on to the other regions of the universe.
Grids Alquerque and the checkered squareSinglegrid and doublegrid gamesThe hexgrid and its relation to the square gridThe checkered hexgrid - subgridsOne league beyond and one league behind Alquerque and the checkered square The draughts variants discussed here are played on boards with square or hexagonal grids. The use of these grids has varied in time and place, the hexgrid being a very recent addition to an otherwise 'square' history. Rather than taking knowledge of the boards' properties for granted, we'll first discuss the basics here, not from a historical point of view, but from a topological one. Our point of departure is a regular square grid (1).
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