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Robot vs. Monsters – Dev Diary 1

So I’ve been talking for a little while now with Ash about creating a game, and talking with him about what he would do for making his own. The first many many ideas were basically the same game as him iPhone or Wii favorites, but usually with Lego or Star Wars tossed into the mix. […]

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Amazing Design Work by 9000

Originally uploaded by 9 0 0 0 An incredible collection of work by a designer known as 9000 has wowed me today. A huge body of work that he’s put up on Flickr has just floored me with it’s depth, it’s variety, and it’s subtle humor. You just must go here and see just some […]

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Site Update – New Theme

So it’s about time I updated the stock theme that I had with one that’s a bit more me. Not that I’ve been all that great about updating but, I since August just finished I’m working on a Books of August 09 post filled with “fun” stuff. If anything’s broken let me know! Otherwise, it’s […]

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Visualization in Sports

Visualization in Sports ? Visualization Blog. I’ve been long fascinated with data visualization and the growing field that it’s becoming. With the amazing amount of data that’s being collected and stored with the advances of technology, new ways to derive meaning out of data beyond simple bar graphs and pie charts are needed. Here’s a […]

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Where the Wild Things Are Trailer

Been looking forward to this movie from Spike Jonze for a while now. Looks incredible so far.

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Anamanaguchi – Dawn Metropolis

Click on the little different color bars for the different songs. The title track is great. Chiptunes made on hacked up old Nintendo’s. Wonderful.

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Quick update

I upgraded to WordPress 2.7 here a couple days ago, and so far I like the backend and admin tool updates that they did over version 2.5. So far everything still weeks. I’m working on few side things. Now Reading has broken with the new updates and won’t let me search for and add new […]

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Updates

A few rumblings of things going on in life. – Coffee shops in Tacoma – I’ve got a number that I need to visit and write up and I plan on getting another one up here in December soon. Either the excellent Blackwater, one of the many many Forza Coffee Companies or possibly one of […]

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WordPress 2.5 Upgrade

So I’ve taken the plunge, and upgraded my Word Press installation to the new Version 2.5. Supposedly some great new features to help keep Cinder Inc. running strong. Already I like the new dashboard improvements in the content managing side of it. Hopefully it’ll make updating even easier so I can keep Blogging Quest actually […]

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Kickstand Coffee Closed?

Visiting Tacoma blog Exit 133, I saw that the Kickstand Cafe has a “Closed Until Further Notice” sign up in it’s window. According to the comments, the current owners Chris and Dawn are looking at selling the place, and that a possible new owner will regut the thing and start fresh with a new name, […]

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Tacoma Blogging

Through some long forgotten ways and in the usual way of the Internet, I found out about a few local Tacoma blogs that cover happenings and things going on in my nice little city. I like the ideas of local blogging, and the specific topics that they can cover (one of the failings of Cinder […]

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Happy Valentines Day to my Wife

Happy Valentines Day Jess.? I love you so much.? You make everything around you much better by just being there, sharing your love and your heart.? Love is wonderful, and I am so happy that I found love in you and with you and the love we’ll share for decades to come.

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Interstate Print

Found this through someone – It’s a map of the US Interstate Highway system done up in straighter lines, and looking like a subway style map. It’s fun to look over and see which stops you’ve gotten off at… http://www.chrisyates.net/reprographics/index.php?page=424

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2007 – Happy New Year

So I’m looking at Cinder Inc again and now I plan on doing more writing as part of my New Years resolutions. So here we go. I’m working slowly on more coffee writing, with Firehouse Coffee and Black Water Cafe reviews coming eventually. I’d love to do a bit more navel gazing and commenting on […]

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Merry Christmas

I’ve been negligent with Cinder Inc. for some time, and I can offer excuses of why (family, work, life and so on) but it doesn’t change that I haven’t written, nor that I haven’t really done much with this for quite some time.? I need some focus, some ideas of what I want to write, […]

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