Jason Magee

Developer at Cortex, founder of data.gg and aspiring game dev at Granite Games.

Closing up discuss.gg

I’ve decided to close discuss.gg after several years of running it. It had peaks and troughs over the years but more recently usage became minimal. Thanks everyone who used it! For portfolio purposes, I’ve attached some screenshots below.

09 Sep 2019

Steam Like Firefox Theme

Today I tried something new and created a Firefox Theme based on the colours of Steam. It’s on the Mozilla Add-on website here. The entire process was relatively painless although I’m not sure Mozilla’s automated approval process was happy with the SVG so I switched to JPG. The source code...

07 Jul 2019

DragonRuby Global Temperature Chart

I have a bit of a soft spot for the Ruby programming language. Something about using it is enjoyable. I’ve mainly used Ruby in the past for websites via Ruby on Rails so I was pretty pleased to see the Ruby games framework DragonRuby get released recently. During my day...

08 Jun 2019

An App for that: No Nom Nom

I’ve recently release a new Android App to track intermittent fasting, which I’ve been doing in real life for a few months now. The app is mostly for my own use but figured I’d put it on the store in case it is of any interest to anyone else. No...

31 Mar 2019

Unity Car No Wheel Colliders

This is an attempt to create a car in Unity without using the in-built Wheel Colliders loosely based off of the technical description in this video from Space Dust Racing. The car uses raycasts and a suspension system to keep “afloat”. Screenshots below. Source code

20 Mar 2019