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Cocos2dx (C++, Java & XML) - How to retrieve Android ID & IMEI/Device ID

Problem: I’m currently building an app using Eclipse with Cocos2dx library using C++. A few days ago I was asked whether it is possible to retrieve the IMEI of someones Android device and load it into our app. 732 more words


Cocos2dx (C++) - EditBox - How to retrieve multiple text data from EditBox

It’s been a while since I posted any coding stuff here. But today after hours of debugging I have finally figured out how to solve my problem. 508 more words


Yamaga Toro Festival -山鹿灯籠祭-

This is a photo roundup of the Yamaga Toro Matsuri, an Obon festival held in August every year by the city of Yamaga in Kumamoto Prefecture. 161 more words


Yatsushiro Fireworks Festival 八代花火大会

Throughout Japan, there are several national festivals celebrating fireworks, where many well-known fireworks-makers get together and show off their products. One of these occurs relatively close to my placement in a town called Yatsushiro. 302 more words


7 Unique stuff from Japanese culture

Yes another Japan blog. I couldn’t resist myself writing about it. Throughout my travel in Japan, I reflected on the many things that are different in Japan. 662 more words


The glorious spectacle that is Kabuki

Whilst in Tokyo I treated myself to an evening at the Kabukiza theatre in Ginza. This totally rebuilt theatre is a suitably grand setting for the quintessentially Japanese art form of kabuki. 643 more words


What they failed to tell me

At the clinic that I’ve been visiting for 40 weeks.. is that if I go too far over they’ll kick me out on the street.  I waltzed in for a check-up at 40+5 (I have to go every 2 days after my EDD) and was still at a measly 2cm.   844 more words