Month: August 2006
Bullfrog Release Delayed
It’s a good thing I sat on the finished code for the Bullfrog 1.2 release scheduled for tomorrow (Sept 1). In the week that the code has been simmering, I received a bug report for a serious bug that has also lead me to think about one more piece of functionality to add — though […]
Mac Pro Price Drop
Just received an email from Apple Store Customer Support on my yet to be shipped 3.0GHz Mac Pro: To Our Valued Apple Customer: Apple is pleased to announce a price drop for the Mac Pro you recently ordered. We have automatically adjusted your order to reflect the new price. For up-to-date information on your order, […]
The nice thing about having several software projects going at the same time is that if you need a break from one, there is plenty of work to do on your others. LicenseKeeper development has been progressing nicely the last couple of weeks. But, this weekend I needed a break. With all the excitement of […]
Spymac Review of Bullfrog
Kristie Masuda from Spymac published a nice little review of Bullfrog last Friday. Your meal is only a leap away in Bullfrog, the latest game to be featured in Spymac’s freeware Friday review. After a short five paragraph synopsis, Kristie sums it up. Bullfrog is an excellent game for all ages. Pros: Fun Free Great […]
3GHz Mac Pro Benchmarks
Macworld has benchmarks for the new 3GHz Mac Pro. It runs away with everything save running PPC only applications (Photoshop). I can’t wait to get my hands on the 3GHz Mac Pro I ordered last week:
Hello-Mac (Japan) Gives Bullfrog 4 out of 5 Stars
I think this is my first actual rating: From Hello-Mac M.E.J.: (フリーウェア) ★★★★☆ 蛙の長い舌で虫を捕まえるゲームソフト。 Google Translation (Freeware) ★★★★☆ The game software which catches the insect with the tongue where the frog is long.
Apple Hot Pick: Bullfrog
Apple picked up and listed my game, Bullfrog on their site. Here are all the spots Apple lists Bullfrog as of (Aug 16, 2006): Apple Games: Kids & Learning: Featured Download Games: Featured Games Mac OS X Downloads: Hot Picks Bullfrog’s very own Apple page I didn’t even submit it to them. Can you tell […]
Bullfrog Listed on MacGameFiles.com
Finally, I’ve gotten around to actually submitting Bullfrog to some of the download sites. The first site I’ve submitted to is MacGameFiles.com. I’ve decided to spread the submissions out a bit to both make sure my server can handle the additional load and to get a feel as to which sites bring the most traffic. […]
Xcode 2.4 Released
Apple has released Xcode 2.4, available through Apple Developer Connection. The Xcode 2.4 release provides overall stability improvement and adds support for 64-bit Intel based Mac computers. It is recommended that all Xcode users install this update.
Apple Design Awards 2006
Apple has posted the winners of their annual Apple Design Awards contest. Congratulations to all the winners and runners-up.