If you’ve purchased a (more advanced 235 degree) fisheye lens for your phone, you should project it onto a half sphere to unwarp the image. I created a WebGL implementation that projects images you upload onto a half-sphere (dome). It is still in alpha, but give it a try.
When writing simple WebGL software, pare down using Browserify and a few supporting modules. More…
slurp-some is a Nodejs convenience module I published that allows a user to read a stream up to some predefined amount and error if the stream contains more data. It is especially useful when receiving http data from the outside world which can get wild. A malicious person on the internet might try to fill your memory with bullshit data unless you specify a limit to the amount of data you’re willing to receive, which is what slurp-some does for you.
This is the season finale for 8″. Unfortunately despite 8″ best efforts and some replacements to fill in for missing teammates, 8″ lost to Discy Business.
It has been a pleasure recording and commenting on the games this season and I hope to see you all again for next year.
8″ Floppy Disk 8; Discy Business 11
8″ lost its first playoff game in a heartbreaker to Down to Frisbee. 8″ jumped out to a big lead in the first half 7-3 and maintained the lead 12-9 until the end. But Down to Frisbee’s determination and grit miraculously led to a tie 12-12. The teams traded points to make it 13-13 and with the night drawing near, the last point was scored by Down to Frisbee to give them the win.
8″ Floppy Disk 13; Down to Frisbee 14
8″ got back to its winning ways against a very stout defense in DiscGrace. DiscGrace played a disciplined zone that made it tough for 8″ to advance the disc up the field, but with enough persistence 8″ managed to get just enough production to edge out DiscGrace.
8″ Floppy Disk 11; DiscGrace 10
8″ came away with a tie last night after mounting a late game comeback. The women were shorthanded and Deep Throw It’s patient offense made it tough for 8″‘s defense. In the end, 8″ overcame a two point deficit with two beautiful throws and catches making it a tie when time expired.
8″ Floppy Disk 10; Deep Throw It 10
8″ eked out a close one against Virus Pirates on Tuesday. Kristina had a big game capped with the go ahead point to make it 8″ Floppy Disk 10; Virus Pirates 9.
8″ recovered from their loss on Tuesday with a win against Swamp Pig Mafia. 8″ Floppy Disk 11; Swamp Pig Mafia 9