Tag: Fredrik Perman

Xbox Controller with Trackball Aim
August 2, 2010

I always wanted to develop this for Xbox, however getting access to the Xbox developer kit was proven a little bit to difficult to obtain.  Without it, it's impossible to encrypt the wireless signal, making it possible for the controller to communicate with the console. Imagine the precision in a trackball vs joystick when you try to rack up kills in MWF2 or Halo 3. If anyone out there is interested in making this controller and have access to...

Adding some "umpf" to an old townhouse kitchen
July 28, 2010

A few years back I gave my depressing town house kitchen an uplifting renovation. The house was built in 1980 and the kitchen had not been touched since then. The glass mosaic was fun! And time consuming. I put down cement boards on the floor to handle the distribution of weight added by the new tiles. The floor tile I choose was a clean white tile, with an added glass mosaic inlay around the perimeter of the kitchen walkway and also wrapped around...