Everything that goes on in Robert's life is recorded here. Well, not everything.


Books and Stories
Bulding a MAME cabinet
Build a Light Box
Sword of Omens
Mass Effect Gun
Zombie Apocalypse Team
Miscellaneous Projects
2013 Florida Trip
Mac Programs
Matching Seasons
Code Snippets
Dino Comic
Comic Archive
Solar Air Engine
Gates of Shadow


Book: Proofreading Lysanias' Chronicles Book 2.

Game: Working on Element Mining, a match 3 game I made.

Dell Mini 9 Hackintosh (carried in briefcase)
Early 2008 8-core Mac Pro (main machine)
2009 MacBook Pro (used for tabletop gaming)
Custom Built 8-core AMD Gaming PC
Mac Mini (Downstairs, used for maps)

While writing code, anything I struggle with (and ultimatily figure out, duh) will go here, so others can learn from my trails

Selection Rectangle:

Put in: 2/18/11

This came from the rewrite of the comic helper. Basically I wanted a CALayer to act as a selection rectangle, so using code from Sketch (the example OS X program) I finally got it right. My biggest issue was using bounds instead of frame.

Multiple CALayer Dragging via 1 selection:

Put in: 2/19/11

Here's how I finally got multiple CALayers to drag simultaniously when I dragged one with the mouse. In other words, after using the selection rectangle code above to capture which elements on the page I wanted to move, move them all and keep them in their relitive positions as the first one moves.