Software release

A convenience utility library to take over the mouse cursor ("pointer lock") in the browser with JavaScript

Mon, Aug 24, 2015 - 1:03am -- Isaac Sukin

Two years ago when I was writing my book about building 3D browser games, I was spending a lot of time writing first person games in JavaScript. First person games in particular involve a lot of fast, precise motion, which makes "pointer lock" essential. "Pointer lock" is when a program takes over the mouse cursor, tracking mouse movement on its own and displaying its own cursor if needed (usually locked to the middle of the screen, hence the name).

Releasing ViralSpread: A Contagion Simulation Program

Thu, Nov 17, 2011 - 11:21pm -- Isaac Sukin

ViralSpread is a FOSS program that simulates a competitive contagion scenario. You can adjust the simulation's parameters and it will report various statistics about the simulation including graphs and exportable data. You can download the program (including the source code and screenshots) or check out the source code on github.

You can also read about the development process.

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