Category Archives: Software

winvid – A slim YouTube to WMV converter

A couple days ago I hacked together winvid, a site that lets you download YouTube videos as 144p or 240p wmvs that you can play on Windows Mobile phones or other suitably older equipment. The backend is a very simple … Continue reading

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Why don’t colors say what they mean?

Blink is confusing. Continue reading

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Tomate, a Pomodoro timer for your Windows Mobile

So, a few days ago I had an idea knocking around to make a Pomodoro timer. I’ve used Pomofocus every now and again but wanted to take a spin at it myself in VB. I was thinking of having it … Continue reading

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Bryce

From the comments section of a 1996 drum and bass mix YouTube put in my recommendations (which I’ve been enjoying very much, going into the weekend!), I discovered Bryce: a fractal terrain generator, modeling program, and lost art. Surprisingly, there … Continue reading

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Encarta!

Having to do some research for school and bored of just using the internet, I installed Encarta 99 earlier. It’s always been something of niche interest to me and I’d be more than happy to have some helpful information stored … Continue reading

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Converting video for the Wii’s Photo Channel

Wii Video 9 (nice title) didn’t want to work for me, so here’s a better way with ffmpeg: ffmpeg -i “gatogrande.mp4” -vf scale=-1:480 -c:v mjpeg gatogrande.avi Videos don’t have sound, not sure which one I need to use, as it … Continue reading

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Spring 2019 drafts: Palm, Gopher

Sometimes during long class sessions (look, I can’t help it-) I write stuff down and map projects out on paper. I found a couple of these from Spring 2019 (honestly a really long time now, gee) while cleaning my space … Continue reading

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AutoSite Devlog #7: Work Continues

It’s been forever! The last devlog was all the way back in early April, before I quietly released RC3 in May. Since then AutoSite’s stayed mostly put while I’ve tried out other things. That said I’ve got kicked back into … Continue reading

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AutoSite under Watercolor

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More WLM 2009 wrangling

(This is a follow up to my previous post about messing around with the current source for the Escargot server.) Turns out the MSN itch never stops. I came across this thread on the MessengerGeek forums, which pointed toward ProxHTTPSProxy, … Continue reading

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