Global keyboard hooks

I was reading Daily Rituals: How Artists work. Inside the book, one of the writers recorded down how many words he wrote everyday to assess his performance. I think it’s a good way to assess my work based on how many times I press the keyboard every hour or day. I did a bit digging […]

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Day 3 – Creating a programming-friendly font

Started drawing the letters with rectangles instead of lines. It was quite challenging to make the joints look nice. The last stroke for “R” is a bit short now. I’ll improve it later. The experimental codes has different drawing methods, like “drawBarGlyph”, “drawTriangleGlyph” etc. The new code uses “java.lang.reflect.*” package, which allows me to toggle […]

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Will my codes be beautiful?

Here are the steps: Copy some codes from Xcode and paste into Pages Set the background color of the pages to black Save it as a PDF file Export the PDF file into images with Adobe Acrobat Pro Use Processing to draw the images onto a PGraphics Save the PGraphics into an image file. After […]

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