The Living Image Project

September 20th, 2006

It’s finished! 🙂
This is a social experiment, an artificial intelligence project, an online digital art generator and many other things. It’s a place where digital images are generated based on the collective opinion of all visitors.

It’s similar to the GeneticArt demo by Mattias Fagerlund, except images are placed […] Continue Reading…

Renaming a running EXE

September 14th, 2006

Did you know that under Windows 2000/XP (and possibly others) it is possible to rename the exe-file of a running program? Furthermore, you can even move it to another folder, provided it is still on the same drive. The application will then appear in the Task Manager with the […] Continue Reading…

Wikipedia search utility

September 7th, 2006

This is another idea I have had for a while. I use Wikipedia nearly every day, and every time I encounter an unknown word or concept, it’s the first place to look for it. So I thought it would be more comfortable if I could just select the text […] Continue Reading…

Process memory usage

September 4th, 2006

Here are some tips about getting/controlling the memory usage of a given process…

Current memory usage
You can use GetProcessMemoryInfo() API function to get the current memory usage (in bytes), peak usage, number of bytes in pagefile currently used by a process, and so on. Add Windows to your uses clause […] Continue Reading…

wsCryptoPad text editor

September 2nd, 2006

This is more of a proof-of-concept that I created, but still pretty neat – it’s a text editor that stores the text in it’s own exe-file, compresses that text and optionally encrypts it. And it’s just 93 KB in size and doesn’t require installation!

Useful for… storing passwords, maybe 🙂 […] Continue Reading…