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The Dyad of Pizza

by Cory on May 30, 2020

I made two pizzas from the latest batch. This is the first time I'm using the pizza stone after I screwed it up by dumping a pizza upside-down onto it. I made sure to clean off the burnt crust and stuff as best I could and now it looks r...

  • Game Programming

    Bouncy Block Update

    by Cory on April 5, 2020

    I'm dusting off Godot engine again to finish the Bouncy block demo. This should be the second to last update before I move on.

    I spent the weekend adding a background image and parallax grass in the foreground. It really pulls everything togeth...

  • Web Development

    Running Maintenance and Additions to Disassembler App

    by Cory on March 9, 2020

    I made some updates to the app:

    So I made some modifications to the app. I fixed a few bugs and added buttons to show examples directly on the page, as someone on hacker news suggested. Oh and, by the way, d...

  • Web Development

    [Rant] Deploying Websites

    by Cory on February 29, 2020

    "I need to put this website on the internet", you plaintively mutter. You browse different cloud services and they assure you that it is quite simple (in 43 easy steps). You get inundated by cryptically named services like Amazon EC2! App Engine! ...

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    A Crust Appears

    by Cory on February 23, 2020

    Take 2 on the pizza stone.

    I fucked up a little bit transferring the pizza from the peel to the oven. Since I'm making the dough balls better, I'm stretching the pizza out to the full size but that makes shaking it off the peel harder. And also...

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    Second Batch

    by Cory on February 22, 2020

    I made more dough and it's looking better than last time. Or at least it didn't take as long. I was able to make the whole thing in about an hour and I used the scale with a large piece of wax paper on top to make sure the dough balls are about th...

  • Corys Blog

    Pizza Stone

    by Cory on February 19, 2020

    I finished the last doughball from the first batch this weekend and I used the pizza stone this time.

    I used way too much flour to cover the peel and stuff. I was too scared it was going to stick. I might switch to cornmeal so you don't see the...

  • Web Development

    Theming The Diassembler App

    by Cory on February 9, 2020

    I've swapped out the Angular Material theme for a 3rd party theme called Clarity Design. As usual,  everything was really complicated and the documentation requires you to make several logical deductions to figure out how to do stuff.

    I made a cu...

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    My Sword and Shield

    by Cory on February 9, 2020

    The pizza stone came in! And the pizza peel too. Here's the stone in the oven. It's 15" x 17":

    For those following along at home, I looked up reviews on Google and Amazon, and found a company in Illinois that makes highly regarded stones called...

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