Visual Studio : What’s new in 2015 debugging

Microsoft Visual studio as an IDE has matured over the years and now as a developer we are eagerly awaiting release of Visual Studio 2015 later this year. In this post,i will be talking about what’s good in Visual studio 2015 CTP 6 (released on Feb 23rd) for debugging and profiling your code.I will be … Read more Visual Studio : What’s new in 2015 debugging

BDotNet: Valentine with AngularJS

On Feb 14th,I had an opportunity to speak about AngularJS – the most happening MVW/MV* javascript framework by Google at Microsoft. I started by introducing what AngularJS is,how tough/easy to learn if you are from an OOPs background.Also,about SPA – Single Page application. Ironically,the meet was named as “Valentine with AngularJS”,which i carried in my … Read more BDotNet: Valentine with AngularJS

Level Up Ep.03 : 7 truths about indie game development

//channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Level-Up/Episode-3-Magma-Mobiles-Nicolas-Sorel-CEO-and-Founder/player Level Up is a show devoted to game development. Each show will recap current news and events in gaming, deep dive with a game industry insider, and cover tips for programming or finding resources to help you with game construction.  News [00:32] 7 truths about indie game development [Sarah Woodrow] [01:13] Indie while Expecting: The story of … Read more Level Up Ep.03 : 7 truths about indie game development

Xbox : Project Spark – A gameground

To simply introduce, Project Spark is developed by team dakota and skybox labs.It is published by Microsoft Studios.It is a game maker “Where Players Create and Creators Play”. The website quotes project spark “As a powerful, yet simple way to build and play your own worlds, stories and games. Experience the ultimate interactive playground, delivered … Read more Xbox : Project Spark – A gameground

Gaming : Anti-Aliasing Techniques

Recently,I was learning CocosSharp.It is a game engine which provides technology for making cross-platform games. As soon as you hit the first line of code, you see thisapplication.PreferMultiSampling = false; Ok,I see that there is an application object and you are setting its property PreferMultiSampling of type boolean to false.But why should we do this … Read more Gaming : Anti-Aliasing Techniques

Talk : Best Practices in Game Development

This December 14th, I was invited to present and talk on Best practices in Game Development at VideoGameFest by Dumadu Games. Here’s the Invite mailed to all the GameDev   I also spoke about performance optimization Tips and Tricks Catch my session -Best practices in Game Development at 7PM today at #VGFBengaluru #videogamefest #gamedev #mvpbuzz #fb— Vidyasagar Mac (@iAmVMac) December 14, 2014 My … Read more Talk : Best Practices in Game Development

Never ending love for ‘Game’ – A moment to cherish

“It all started a year and half ago”. These were the words which i spoke yesterday at TechEdIndia 2014. But my gaming life started at Microsoft DevCamps last november when i met Sandeep Alur and Ujjwal kumar – My Mentor,Guide and Guru. Their guidance and support is never forgetting. I should also thank each and everyone who … Read more Never ending love for ‘Game’ – A moment to cherish