Latest project - Gym Gains Tracker Enables the user to create multiple workout plans, using an easy to follow step by step process and then use those plans to track workouts. The app gives users notifications on when to workout and insights into how he/she is performing and progressing. A user account is required which can be set up within the app and the user can also choose to backup their data to the Gym Gains Tracker servers in the cloud.

Gym Gains Tracker Blog posts

Android, updating the UI from another thread

So you can create a background thread for an Android app and happily do your thing. But now you want to update the UI from that thread you've just created and something's causing your app to crash. Yo... - read more.

4 Nov 2012

Umbraco MVC

I've been trying to convert this site to use MVC rather than the usual master pages and so far it's going will but I've got to learn how to use forms and find out how to access partial views via the b... - read more.

24 Nov 2012

Multiple background threads in Android app

So I ran into an ussie with creating background threads in an android application and found that it's not actualy as difficult to fix as I thought it was, take a look at the code below to see how to d... - read more.

4 Nov 2012

Xperia U Android ICS 4.0

On the weekend I bought a new Sony Xperia U and to be honest I'm pretty impressed, its a nice little phone and well worth the money. I previously owned a Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and it too was a nice... - read more.

4 Oct 2012

Icarus Galaxy Store

The shop in Icarus Galaxy is now in a working state and players are able to purchase products from there using credits that they have earnt from fighting the enemy! Ive chosen to use an XML based sto... - read more.

20 Sep 2012

Site Rebuild

So after a while of dealing with the website database, I've finaly decided to go back to MySQL after a horrifying time with MSSQL, it's so slow and clunky, besides, MySQL seams a lot faster. FYI: con... - read more.

20 Sep 2012

Icarus Galaxy Engine

After many hours creating the game engine and menu system, I think I'm finally ready to start work on the campaign! I've finished the shop, particle system and gui which were my last things to do in ... - read more.

7 Sep 2012

End of an era

FHMappers domain finaly expired and I have no intention of renuing it because FHMappers is a purposly dead group. After so many years making maps and playing games with you mapping guys, it's sad to ... - read more.

26 Sep 2012

New Video

Check out the new particle system video of Icarus Galaxy I've created just to show you people what it looks like: In other news... The campaign is coming along very nicely! - read more.

29 Sep 2012

Closing FHMappers

So I've decided to close down FHMappers (a sub-site of Fortex Hotel) after a long time running since 2007 I think? We've had some good times and some bad times but all has been good and I became somew... - read more.

1 Jul 2012