Demobit 2017 Combined Demo Competition

Esocentrica by ASD and Satori

The previous edition of Demobit party took place in 2001. 16 years later, its organisers have decided to resurrect it and once again invited sceners to Bratislava. Let’s take a closer look at new demos released at this Slovakian party. Read more…

Read 52 Books in a Year Challenge

Read 52 Books in a Year Challenge

At the beginning of the New Year, many people make resolutions (just as if another time wasn’t good enough). One popular commitment is “I’ll read 52 books this year”. I didn’t take a part in such challenge but somehow managed to achieve this anyway, so I would like to share some thoughts about it. You may find this helpful if you plan to do this (it’s still not too late!) or just would like to know how fast you can read and how much time would it take. Read more…

“Daj Szansę” Foundation’s 2017 calendar

Daj Szansę Foundation 2017 calendar

Last weekend I took part in the 39th charity concert of the “Daj Szansę” (“Give a Chance”) Foundation at National Music School in Skarżysko-Kamienna (my hometown). In addition to the musical part and the scholarship giving ceremony, the organisers presented the first edition of the Foundation’s calendar. I had the pleasure to participate in this project. Read more…

Revision 2016 PC 64k Intro Competition

Fermi Paradox by Mercury

Over the years, the 4k intros territory has been explored quite well. We have seen many groundbreaking productions, but today most of them use similar rendering techniques. To make things a bit more interesting, Revision organisers introduced a new 8k intro category. In the meantime, the 64k is doing well, and we got some high-quality productions this year. Read more…

Revision 2016 Amiga Demo Competition

Dolor Sit Amet by Lorem Ipsum

There is no Revision without Amiga demo compo. This year, 9 groups delivered their prods. That’s actually more than in the previous years (with 6 entries on average) but it’s a result of transferring OCS/ECS Amiga demos from the oldskool compo. Let’s see if the quantity makes up for the quality. Read more…

Zrozumieć programowanie

Zrozumieć programowanie book cover

Stały rozwój oprogramowania powoduje przyrost ilości dostępnych bibliotek, frameworków i wrapperów. Kolejne warstwy przykrywają poprzednie i łatwo zapomnieć o tym, co tak naprawdę dzieje się na niższych poziomach. Na szczęście aby to zrozumieć lub po prostu przypomnieć sobie, wystarczy sięgnąć po książkę Gynvaela Coldwinda. Read more…

Ray Tracing in One Weekend

Ray Tracing in One Weekend book cover

Wouldn’t it be nice to create a small ray tracer as a weekend project? Well, that’s exactly the idea behind this mini e-book. After implementing all the features described in it, you will be able to create the image from the cover. Read more…