1. Donkey Kong: 100,000 hours later

    02-28-2021 at 10:47 AM
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    Can you imagine playing one game, hours every day for 10 years straight? Allen Staal (wall jump world record holder) has tried and failed for so many years to break 1 million points. I heard he broke it recently. He also just got married.Congratulations on both Mr. Staal!
  2. Crypto Currencies and Digital Trading Cards

    02-25-2021 at 06:50 AM
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    @Jace Hall @Snowflake @Ninglendo Crypto Currencies have been around for over a decade, but most people are unfamiliar with them. Bitcoin is the most popular digital currency (1 trillion in market cap) followed by Ether (Etherium block chain)Super short summary (with my own limited understanding):Blockchain ...

    Updated 02-25-2021 at 06:56 AM by datagod

  3. MiSTer - what is it?

    02-24-2021 at 09:05 AM
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    From their wiki:MiSTer is an open project that aims to recreate various classic computers, game consoles and arcade machines, using modern hardware. It allows software and game images to run as they would on original hardware, using peripherals such as mice, keyboards, joysticks and other ...
  4. Arcade Retro Clock: Astrosmash guided missile update

    02-23-2021 at 10:20 AM
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    I worked on the guided missile functions last night. I now have three different sprites that the game chooses from when spawning a guided missile. Still tweaking and fiddling with the speeds. Enjoy!
  5. Arcade Retro Clock: Astrosmash

    02-23-2021 at 09:50 AM
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    I had a large Adafruit LED matrix sitting in my desk for a number of years. This is the same panel that you would find in one of those giant Space Invader games. I have the hardware necessary to run it, I just was intimidated about the soldering. My eyes aint as young as they used to be and ...
  6. What the future has in store for Datagod and Twin Galaxies

    02-23-2021 at 07:02 AM

    I am looking forward to this next chapter in my Twin Galaxies journey. I have had plenty of time to think things over during my exile on the Isle of Patmos. 6 months is a long time in our technological world, and I greatly missed blogging about new consoles, raspberry pi projects and general ...
  7. Howdy folks!

    02-23-2021 at 06:11 AM
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    I am back and looking forward to sharing my travel photos, projects, and other odds and ends.
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