When the news broke of GoDaddy’s acquisition of MediaTemple I was instantly disappointed. Just the name alone make my skin crawl, everything about the company [GoDaddy], not just it’s past reputation, just does not fit well with everything I thought MediaTemple started out as and had become to be. …READ MORE
My personal humanisation functions written in PHP and available easily in Expanse CMS. These handy little functions will return humanised numbers and words given a computerised string …READ MORE
Computers are amazing things. I have this thought following a spate of uploading files and refreshing web pages that are calculating computational data from arrays and data from various sources. The the sheer thought of how fast a few pages of 1000 or so lines can be read has just got my mind whirring in a buzz of what could be …READ MORE
There has been a lot of talk in the tech industry lately following the announcement of WWDC (Apples developer conference set for June 2013), about the apparent drastic change in iOS design away from skeuomorphism and into a completely flat design. Many are reporting that independent developers will not be happy with the change and the most recent writings in the press reports that Sir Jonny Ive’s design team are running late in finalising the design concepts …READ MORE
This is a short story of my efforts to get node.js installed on my grid server from Media Temple. I love the grid, it’s super simple to maintain, easy to set up and as a web designer I can do most things with it. Most things that is, except for installing node …READ MORE
The title of this post means a lot to me this year, not only is this a very long awaited write up of New Adventures conference, (my notes from 2012 are still sitting in iCloud), but on a personal level I am starting a new adventure this year in my career, (2013) and my aim for the next 12 months is to write, produce, and make more …READ MORE
If your looking for reasons why your iPhone GPS is reporting that you are in another country, I may have found an answer; keep reading.
Yesterday, whilst texting my wife, I notcied that the time on my 4S was some 6 hours ahead, I immediately went on over to the settings menu and checked that "Automatically Set Timezone" was on, sure enough it was on, and it was stating Perm, Russia. …
Sorry for the mess. Twitter bootstrap to the rescue for some basic styles; it may look like a few other sites on the internet because of that, as I have been so busy with other things recently. There is also a lack of links around. They are coming soon, I promise. Might also add a search …READ MORE
I can guarantee I will not be the only one to right a blog post dedicated to such a visionary today, but such a passing cannot go unnoticed when one man single handedly rose a company to such great success the world is in awe. …READ MORE
By chance I came across this e-petition to the Department of Education. I have been following Anna Debenham’s (@anna_debenham) personal campaign to get a younger generation of web designers and coders excited about the future of web and technology …READ MORE
If you would like to discuss anything about your next project please drop me a line.
Web Apps: ~£4000
Native Apps: ~£8000
No matter how small your project is, or if the budgets above scare you, please do get in touch, I shall always listen and will advise freely alternative ideas or solutions. If you are a charity, let's talk!