The idea for this project came after watching 8 out of 10 Cats does countdown and failing miserably at getting anywhere near a respectable word count. What do you do as a software engineer?? You automate! There is a UI to allow you to enter characters and returns the largest word in the [Apple] dictionary.
501 Darts Finisher
A game that works out what darts are available for you to throw to compete a 501 game of darts. Always finishing on a double. There is an interface to select the darts you throw to keep track of your score.
A fall back project, to coin the description from project Eulers website
Project Euler is a series of challenging mathematical/computer programming problems that will require more than just mathematical insights to solve. Although mathematics will help you arrive at elegant and efficient methods, the use of a computer and programming skills will be required to solve most problems.
Snakes & Ladders
A friends tech test the criteria was to construct a game of snakes and ladders, random throw of the dice and certain conditions to fall on a snake or on a ladder.
Playing about with canvas rendering, still work in progress, with a lot of functionality to add, currently you control the space ship and can shoot aliens down.
Tic Tac Toe
Simple game recreated - currently work in progress, the computers turn only aims to block your moves. Plan to store which squares the user plays most to second guess the moves you will make...
The game I wasted so much time on, on my old nokia phone. Currently work in progress.