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5 Oct 2009   Updated: 6 Oct 2009   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 44   Popularity: 8.01
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Simple yet comprehensive viewing code for OpenGL and Direct3D.
4 Mar 2010   Updated: 5 Mar 2010   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 6.07
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Save space and save the planet by using integer coordinates
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See why your GPU is getting so hot.
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How to pan in perspective views so the point under the cursor stays under the cursor.

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Founder Spatial Freedom
Australia Australia
Software engineer, mechanical engineer, electronics engineer, inventor, manager, entrepreneur, husband, father, friend.
B.Sc. B.E.(Hons) M.Eng.Sc.
Some things I've done
- Invented the Spaceball(R)/1983 and Astroid(R)/2002 3D mice
- Patents: 3D mouse, data compression, acoustic transducer
- Wrote animation software in mid 1980s for TV commercials
- Wrote a basic CAD drawing program in 1980s
- Lived in Boston, Massachusetts for 11 years
- Architected and managed full custom ASIC chip
- Reviewed bionic eye technology for investment purposes
- Product development on CPR aid for heart attacks
- Developed an electronic sports whistle
- Was actually stranded on a deserted Pacific island
- Software: lots - embedded, device driver, applications
Some things I want to do
- Develop more cool hardware/software products
- Solve the 3D mouse software barrier to proliferate 3D mice
- Help bring 3D to the masses
- Help others