Author Archives: Ivan
In this post I will compare the following methods for parsing a string into an integer in C++: Manually atoi() strtol() sscanf() std::stoi (C++11 only) std::istringstream Boost.LexicalCast Boost.LexicalCast with C locale Boost.Spirit.Qi Boost.Coerce But first lets look at the requirements … Continue reading
We’ve just posted Bean’s Quest onto Steam’s new Greenlight service. If you’re a fan of Bean’s Quest and would like to see it on Steam, vote for us!
This is a neat trick that I learnt from Stack Overflow to significantly improve the performance and stability of XCode 4. Simply run the following and restart XCode 4: defaults write com.apple.dt.XCode IDEIndexDisable 1 RAM usage will drop significantly (I … Continue reading
We’re working hard on World 2 of Bean’s Quest, and we want to keep our fans up-to-date on our progress. World 2 will be released in August. Here is a sneak-peek play-through of level 2-1, featuring trampolines and red-jumper enemies: