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by v00d00
November 7th, 2013, 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Golly for Android
Replies: 1
Views: 1921

Re: Golly for Android

I LOVE YOU I LOVE YOU I LOVE YOU
My tablet is the only thing I can count on and carry around, the pc is not even mine. And I've been wanting to have a real CA testing enviroment in it SOOO bad! I was even making my own already!
Well I guess I won't have to bother ;D
again. Thank you
by v00d00
November 5th, 2013, 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get philosophical.
Replies: 6
Views: 3846

Re: Let's get philosophical.

I'm curious what you mean by "floating point", could you elaborate on that? I'm familiar with the CS definition of the term, but that doesn't seem to apply here. I was thinking aobut something like smooth life http://www.preposterousuniverse.com/blog/2013/02/20/smooth-life/ But I too believe the un...
by v00d00
November 3rd, 2013, 4:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get philosophical.
Replies: 6
Views: 3846

Let's get philosophical.

Hello guys. I want to start a somewhat different thread. Because there tend to be a philosophical background within the game of life (starting by the very name) but there are other analogies with our world as well. I keep finding more and more. Anyway, share your philosophical thoughts on the game o...
by v00d00
October 24th, 2013, 2:08 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: how and when you discovered the game of life?
Replies: 52
Views: 35383

Re: how and when you discovered the game of life?

It's weird really. I've known it for quite a while now. Say maybe 3 years back I got a book on fractals from the library. It had a section on cellular automata ad I thought "nice" it had a very brief explanation about Conway's Life. Then, this year I got an android tablet. And since it's my first pe...
by v00d00
October 21st, 2013, 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is a replicator?
Replies: 14
Views: 10243

Re: What is a replicator?

Wait. You reminded me why I found Life fascinating in the first place. But I was just searching the wiki and realized... there are no replicators in life. At least, not in the wiki. There are replicators for high-life but not for life. Does anyone here have the seed for one? thx