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Chronicles of the Hieroglyph

4: Adsense

Don't use Singletons for Event Managers!

The most recent commit to the Hieroglyph 3  repository has reduced my usage of the simple event system in the engine.  I think the reasons behind this can apply to others, so I wanted to make a post here about it and try to share my experiences with the community.A long time ago, I added an event manager to the Hieroglyph codebase.  This was really long t...

Glyphlets

As I alluded to last time around, one of the new features that I have been working on lately is Glyphlets.  These little guys are basically an abstraction of an application, and only provide the bare minimum functionality that an app requires.  The simplicity of the interface is demonstrated by the Glyphlet header file://----------------------------------...