Where would you live?

Reading time: 2 mins I’m off out tonight to have a few drinks with an ex-colleague who is about to head to Merika, for life (well for a while at least). He’s sold up, got his paperwork in order and he, his lovely wife and their still new son will fly over to Texas and setup a home and […]

Setting the standard

Reading time: < 1 min So, who’s got a summer holiday booked? We’ll probably make it out to the in-laws in the south of Spain but I don’t see the budget stretching much further to be honest. Anyway, for all you lot off to sunnier climes (or colder climes, whatever tickles your fancy) be aware that you can’t just chuck […]

Macguffin

Reading time: < 1 min Vertigo…Then and Now. Before and after images of various San Francisco locations used in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 masterpiece. (via Zeldman)

Reading time: < 1 min MiscellaneousI have nothing to say about this: The Prior-Art-O-Matic.“It’s a series of randomly-generated product ideas! It raises questions about the nature of prior art in patenting issues and is occasionally amusing!” I have a lot to say about this: When is middle age?.“If I had to pick numbers, then I’d probably choose the range from […]

Earthquake

Reading time: < 1 min [Cue drum roll] “And the prize for, funniest coverage of the recent earthquake in San Francisco goes to… [dramatic pause, lengthened because I can’t get the envelope open] little.yellow.different!!!” [Cue wild applause and hysterical screaming]

Brand Spanking

Reading time: < 1 min So this is the new design. Also (finally) posted my ‘diary’ of sorts from San Francisco. I’ve got a few other bits and bobs to finish off but given my recent timescales I wouldn’t hold your breath.