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Max The Magnificent
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Is anyone out there?
Max The Magnificent   4/23/2014 3:42:53 PM
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If you decide to try any of these apps as a result of your reading this column, I'd really appreciate it if you were to post a comment telling me what you think.

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didymus7@hotmail.com   4/24/2014 8:18:16 AM
Max,

Sorry, currently I've been forced into management and cautioned not to think.  Maybe when I'm back to being an engineer, I'll be allowed to think again.

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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 10:10:12 AM
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@didymus: ...currently I've been forced into management and cautioned not to think...

I feel your pain LOL

Not that there's anything wrong with managers per se -- some of my best friends are managers -- it's just that you wouldn't want your daughter to marry one LOL

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Measurement.Blues   4/30/2014 9:56:54 AM
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@Max, I'll keep that in mind, but not for a long time.

"Not that there's anything wrong with managers per se -- some of my best friends are managers -- it's just that you wouldn't want your daughter to marry one LOL"

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Max The Magnificent   4/30/2014 10:13:21 AM
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@MeasurementBlues: I'll keep that in mind, but not for a long time.

I expected no more LOL

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Measurement.Blues   4/30/2014 10:48:01 AM
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@Max, let me clarify. The time will probably come when I need to remember that, but not for a long time.

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kfield   4/24/2014 4:04:49 PM
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Candy Crush didn't make your list? Or is it too insipid to even call it a game?

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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 4:06:50 PM
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@kfield: Candy Crush didn't make your list? Or is it too insipid to even call it a game?

I've heard the name, but never looked at it -- I don't really know what it is, but from the tidbits I've heard I don;t thhink it's for me.

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kfield   4/24/2014 4:12:18 PM
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Brain-numbing activity.

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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 4:14:38 PM
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@kfield: Brain-numbing activity.

Well, you are a manager LOL

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kfield   4/24/2014 4:15:48 PM
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You're really close to getting my wrath to descend upon you!

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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 4:31:05 PM
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@kfield: You're really close to getting my wrath to descend upon you!

Woe unto me and my line, yay until the sixth generation

Alas, alack, I am undone ... my end is in sight

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Duane Benson   4/24/2014 5:23:29 PM
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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 5:23:59 PM
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@kfield: You're really close to getting my wrath to descend upon you!

Is this what they taught you at "How to be a manager" school -- ruling through fear and intimidation? LOL

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More iPad games
bnowak0   4/24/2014 1:18:41 PM
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Haven't tried any of these yet but the Room is definitely something I've had my eye on for some time.

I'd add these to the list:
Best Tower Defense Game – Kingdom Rush

Best Physics Based Puzzle – Where's My Water

Best RPG  - Angry Birds Epic

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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 1:25:07 PM
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@bnowak0: ...the Room is definitely something I've had my eye on for some time.

I think you will love it -- also, I cannot recommend Machinarium and Momument Valley highly enough -- I will be downloading "Where's My Water" when I get home this evening LOL

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bnowak0   4/24/2014 1:59:03 PM
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RE: Water - Just make sure it's #1 and NOT #2.

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Max The Magnificent   4/24/2014 2:01:31 PM
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@bnowak0: RE: Water - Just make sure it's #1 and NOT #2.

Yup -- I saw that in the reviews LOL

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Temple Run
Measurement.Blues   4/30/2014 10:49:59 AM
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I have three versions, but tend to play the original trying to beat my high score.

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Calibrate the screen or don't bother playing
Measurement.Blues   4/30/2014 10:59:34 AM
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Display Solution AG introduced Evervision Electronics Europe's new IPCT (Improved Projected Capacitive Touchpanel) Evaluation Tool, which allows users to adjust the key parameter in order to integrate the PCAP Panel into the application.

The adjustment tool comes with a USB Bridge Board controlling the IPCT from a notebook via the USB and a Software which can be easily installed and operated with its intuitive interface.

It offers users the ability to change the values for Threshold, Gain, Offset X and Offset Y. If a cover glass is required, the IPCT can have the function as a touch sensor and this adaption can be realized by adjusting the parameters. Also the use of gloves is possible using this adjustment procedure.

The X / Y parameter adjustment can become necessary when using the cover glass. The weaker touch signals close to the edges leads to the reduction of active area of the IPCT. The X / Y offset compensates for this phenomenon in order to obtain the full active area again.





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