A soft coating of dust is not an usual sight in my home office. Every now and then it gets sufficiently bad that the naughty words and pictures drawn in it are a little too obvious and it’s time get the dusters and polish out from the cupboard under the sink, and spend a little…Continue reading Eyes closed
… and why you should use it. Separating content from structure and style is a common theory, widely accepted to those of us either using or investigating single source solutions for our documentation. The same theory has been applied to web development and offers similar benefits. CSS-based web design developed in parallel with the growing…Continue reading CSS for layout
Is it wrong that I’m thinking of attending the opening of the Glasgow Apple Store? Yes, I think it is.
No, not LinkedIn or FaceBook, I’m talking about contacts with phone numbers and addresses and so on, not the pseudo-friends that the current crop of social web apps favour. You see, thanks to my Samsung mobile phone or, more specifically, the crap software that came with it, I’ve lost a lot of contact details. Not…Continue reading Lost Contacts
Short of time, inspiration and more. Here is a joke I heard last weekend. It is not my joke, and probably loses some of the appeal as you don’t get my “actions” to go with it. Feel free to do your own or just imagine me… actually, let’s not go down that road, just read…Continue reading Because it made my Mum laugh
Ohhh this is SUCH a bad idea…
A backward poet writes inverse.
From my own blogging experience, posting regularly is a good thing. Mr. Neilsen (who, despite reports to the contrary, is sometimes correct) suggests that quality not quantity is the way to go and, for this blog at least, it is something I’m striving towards. Nailing a posting schedule is part of this and, as the…Continue reading Recently read
A few things I’ve been meaning to mention, none of which really warrant an entire blog post. 1. I’m rebranding The “one man” brand is getting an update, and all of my sites will get a few design tweaks. Whilst I’m in the midst of that, is there anything I need to do for this…Continue reading Whilst I remember…
Everything is flattened down to the same level, attention spans are eroded and nothing very much ends up being done. Instead, all that’s observed is the accelerating pace of creative activity – things magazine (via)