ofxUI is an addon for openFrameworks (version 07) by Reza Ali that easily allows for the creation of user interfaces aka GUIs. ofxUI also takes care of widget layout, spacing, font loading, and widget callbacks. ofxUI can be easily customized (colors, font & widget sizes, padding, layout, etc).
How did we get from command line to computer interfaces we know today? PlosBlogs’s NeuroTribes offers an insight into the sketchbook of Susan Kare, the Artist who’s high-school friend Andy Hertzfeld, the lead software architect for the Macintosh operating system, offered a job to design fonts for the Mac. Inspired by the collaborative intelligence of her […]
Hemesh is an exciting Processing library by Frederik Vanhoutte (W:Blut) that can be used to create elaborate 3D shapes quickly. It is an implementation of the half-edge datastructure, hence the name Hemesh. What makes this datastructure interesting is it’s inherent ability to store connectivity information. So it’s much more than just a list of vertices […]
An element that is part of a bigger project call BioRhythm, Reza Ali created this beautiful generative openFrameworks application to render noised form with various shaders included. This is glsl noise distortion on a sphere in real-time and you can modify it via a number of parameters. The app also uses GLV, a GUI building […]
Todd has just posted this video on vimeo of alternative gui system for openFrameworks using Apple’s Interface Builder, part of XCode. This is quite interesting as until now most of the gui you had to buid yourself untilÂ Memo provided SimpleGui as a part of ofxmsaof (OF addon). There have also been a number of attempts […]