Author Archives: Chris Chunick

X-Hex re-ignited!

X-hex is on for it’s second revision. This is in very early stages but is looking very promising. Currently I am developing it in c# mono develop IDE.  Graphics, Assets, Audio, Music will all be outsourced some how or another. … Continue reading

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Voice Assistant

*Updated Version Added – June 8, 2013* – designed for windows 7 Voice Assistant is a voice dictation program I decided to write in order to correct some of the difficulties using existing voice dictation software. When investigating voice dictation … Continue reading

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Frequency Coding

The source code below is a bit coder class that can be used for reading or writing a compressed file. The source code provides access to a new type of entropy encoder. This new type of coder uses an algorithm … Continue reading

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Operations Control Centre

This is a small dynamic project I have been developing over the course of the year during off work hours. It originated from the idea of having a network map done up specifically for work displayed on two monitors. Instead … Continue reading

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IT Metrics

The importance of IT Metrics usually overshadows work that needs to get done, or it is the opposite, work is getting done with no metrics. To create a balance, there are a couple of things needed. Technical Infrastructure – this … Continue reading

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ThunderBayRent.com

This project was around before google maps or kijiji existed – remember mapquest ? the mapping feature for Thunder Bay rent grabbed it’s map data from there. At the time mapquest was a paid service, who would have new mapping … Continue reading

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Anonymous Suggestion Box

This suggestion box project was created for staff to be able to send anonymous suggestions to different departments. The project was perfect for a small one week project. The code includes error handling, multi-threading, multiple email targets, and some quick … Continue reading

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Visual Monitor

This project was very cutting edge and exciting to create. This was a custom monitoring app that was geared to using little to no bandwidth to stream real time monitoring of multiple clients. The technology I used in this project … Continue reading

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X-Hex

X-Hex is a game I programmed a long time ago. This game is still very exciting to play and I believe was ahead of its time when it was written. The idea stemmed from my brother who had described a … Continue reading

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Canada Rent

Canada Rent was a great ambitious project, well before Kijjiji was around. The focus was on local communities being able to gain full access to search and promote rental listings.  The rental engine was based off of Thunder Bay rent, … Continue reading

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