Let's build our first project. Launch Visual Studio. Create a new project. By default it should have chosen Visual C++ as the template. Create an empty project and name it "hello-world" (without the quotes). Click OK to continue. You should now see that Visual Studio has now created a new empty project named hello-world. You … Continue reading Hello world!
There are various ways to program and compile C++. This document will focus getting jump started on programming C++ on Windows. Download Visual Studio Community Edition First lets download Visual Studio Community. https://www.visualstudio.com/ Hover your mouse over "Download Visual Studio". It should reveal a drop-down list of Visual Studio products. Please click on Community 2017. Double … Continue reading Getting a C++ compiler for Windows!
I previously made an enclosure for a SuperPID PCB. One issue is that the heat sink that I exposed outside of the enclosure can be lethal when touched... So I'm redoing it all, but this time I'm going to document it here. Steps will be coming soon!
I spent some time over this past Saturday to take decent photos of the medallion that was in the box because the symbols are rather tiny and also difficult to see. I wanted to so some editing and manipulation to blow up the image to have a clearer view of the entire thing. Here's a … Continue reading Mystery Medallion
Apparently my wonderful fiance bought me a puzzle as a late birthday gift. So I'm glad that it isn't a gift from my stalker.
We are going to Worlds!! Posted by FIRST Team 2930 Sonic Squirrels on Saturday, April 8, 2017 Here's a video of their winning match at Glacier Peaks District Event. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x9qt61zs57I
I recently received a package in the mail that I did not order or expect. It had a handwritten letter addressed to me and a small wooden box with the cover nailed shut. Kinda freaky... Initial thoughts? I thought maybe I had some long lost relative reaching out to me until I read the letter … Continue reading What’s in the box!? 😐