Category Archives: BASIC

Jumping Across The Galaxy

Is ditching that extra gear for that last bit of jump range in Elite:Dangerous worth it? It depends… Continue reading

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How Not To Code

Recently, my friend Dan shared a thought-provoking picture of a quote by Martin Golding:   When I first started writing programs back in the Dark Ages (1980s), I wasn’t even aware that coding styles existed. Not only did I probably … Continue reading

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Numbers Of Unusual Size

The latest version of Mintoris Basic for Android supports large number math. Really REALLY large number math… Continue reading

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BMP file format

It’s often useful to be able to produce an image file as output from a program. Bitmap (.BMP) is one of the easiest formats to write. Here’s how to output 24-bit .BMP files from your data. Continue reading

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