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When I saw the book, jQuery Game Development Essentials, I was immediately intrigued. Obviously as a game developer half of the book title was instantly relevant, but the idea of pairing that process up with jQuery was just too good to pass up. I did my usual inspection, flipping through the pages and looking for red alerts, and then took a bit more time to read a few pages into the publication. I was impressed!
If you are a user of FlashDevelop (and why shouldn't you be?), you'll be excited to know that FlashDevelop now supports GIT, HG, and SVN directly inside FlashDevelop. Cool eh? It's not enabled out of the box, so there are a couple of steps you must perform first.
Did a Selena Gomez video drop a prophetic hint at the Disney/Star Wars merger 2 years before announcement?
So a few of us were discussing mainstream media today and the lack of symbolism and deeper meaning in modern music videos. We were mostly toying with the idea that more often than not, newer videos tend to be 'skin deep' in their beauty with no deeper understanding to enjoy behind them. We enjoyed this debate, but that's not the point of this post, so we'll save that for another day.
FreeCiv plays out like you would expect it if you are a fan of the original series. You take on the role of a world leader all the way back in 4000 BC. As you play, time progresses in your world and you will gain new technologies, units etc. You can decide to become the peaceful superpower or go to bloodshed and war with your rivals and rule the rock with an iron fist!