Laser Meter and Tape Measure Selection Guide – Part 2

By Ahmed Mahmoud

In the first part of this series I’ve covered why we needed a laser meter, what we thought we needed in the laser meter and we ended up needed and used. I’ve covered to laser meter that we have bought and tested (Bosch GLM 50C, ADA Cosmos 150). I’ve also covered the pros and cons…

Laser Meter and Tape Measure Selection Guide – Part 1

By Ahmed Mahmoud

This post will be different from other posts on the website, but hopefully it would be as interesting and even more useful. I’ve not said that before but I’m the technical lead of a FEED (Front End Engineering and Design) startup in Egypt, so we’ve used most of the software and tools covered by the…

Getting Started with Moho

By Ahmed Mahmoud

Moho is a 2D animation software for digital artists, the software comes jam packed with features like smart bones, smart wrap, physics,  motion tracking and  many other features that makes creating, rigging and animating characters a breeze. Learning Moho would be an asset for any digital artist working in the advertising industry or for an…

Getting Started with OpenToonz

By Ahmed Mahmoud

OpenToonz is a free and open source 2D animation software which was based on Toonz developed by Digital Video S.p.A. in Italy. The software could be used to create animations and even sprite sheets for 2D games. Learning OpenToonz would be an asset for; teachers willing to create 2D animations for their students, 2D artists…

Getting Started with GDevelop

By Ahmed Mahmoud

Compilgames GDevelop is an open source, cross-platform game engine that allows its user to create a game without any prior knowledge of programming. The user interface of GDevelop is very simple and intuitive. it allows its user to create a game through a simple drag and drop interface. That doesn’t mean that only simple/basic games…

How to Learn SAP WebI for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

SAP Web Intelligence (WebI) is a reporting tool for business intelligence, it’s part of SAP BusinessObjects suite, it allows the user to create simple as well as complex reports from data in the database. Learning SAP WebI is useful for anyone working in a company implementing SAP as their ERP system, or a growing company…

How to Install SimpleInvoices on Cloud9 IDE

By Ahmed Mahmoud

Simple Invoices is a free and open source invoicing solution. If you’re interested in trying to install Simple Invoice on a test server (know the dependencies, errors, etc.) before installing a production version on your own server then you’re in the right spot. This post will present a step by step guide on how to…