Software Developer UK - Web, Mobile, Cloud & Desktop Systems

Mobile App Development 2014/15

Mobile App Developer UK Some samples of apps by FlatCoder Ltd. BloodRunner BloodRunner was just one of those ideas I couldn’t leave alone.  Inspired by the likes of The Fantastic Voyage and Innerspace, fuelled by the disappointment of Microcosm back in the day… it too, was a bit of a flop.  Still, got it out

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Company CV

Summary Graduated in 1997 from Lancaster University with a 1st class degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering.  Worked as a Research Scientist for the UK Ministry of Defence after graduation focussing on satellite communications and battlefield simulation.  Relocated to the USA and worked as a Senior Software Engineer for MBNA (banking), Motorola (police radio

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Mixamo to Panda3D Pipeline

Mixamo Blender Panda3D Character and Animation Pipeline PRE-REQUISITES: A basic knowledge of Blender (driving the user interface and installing plugins). PROCESS: Mixamo allows you to save models in a variety of formats (FBX, COLLADA, BVH Motion Capture). I began choosing the COLLADA export option.  I do not generally need to model much so I do

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3D Jabber (XMPP) AI Chat Bot

I was approached recently by a client wanting a 3D game environment in which players could talk to “bots” (artificially intelligent chat bots) by typing text and receiving replies. The chat bots were to live on a server while players would launch a 3D game client to login to the server. As part of the

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Background

  All my life computing and computer programming has fascinated me. Graduating way back in 1997 (Computer Science and Software Engineering), I have worked in the Industry as a developer ever since. I have been lucky to have had exposure to a wide range of sectors and technologies. Beginning initially as a Scientist (their choice

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