Amazon AppStream as a gaming platform

Amazon just released AppStream. The basic idea is that you create a visual app that runs on servers in Amazon's infrastructure and AppStream encodes its video output and streams it to devices such as tablets, smartphones, and desktops. Touches, taps, and swipes on these devices get sent back to ...

Getting Started with Cipr

Now Just WTF is Cipr?

Cipr (pronounced "sipper") is part package manager, part development framework for Corona SDK. Much like Python's pip, Cipr makes it easier to share packages and integrate them into Corona apps. The Goal for Cipr is that there's a generous amount of third-party, best-of-breed ...

Clom: Python command line the easy way

Now Just WTF is Clom?

Clom is a Python Command Line Object Mapper. I wrote Clom in order to reduce the amount of repetitive coding needed to write apps that routinely deal with the command line. Fabric scripts in particular involve string manipulation to write commands which can lead to ...