Apps that are good for your health – the NHS app library

Apps that are good for your health – the NHS app library

Published on: 23 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I was signposted to the NHS App Library today by @danslee via @healthybrum. It’s been around for 18 months and is a safe and trusted collection of apps to...
Umbrellas up, heads down – how to still get your message seen

Umbrellas up, heads down – how to still get your message seen

Published on: 23 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
East Asian agency Ogilvy Asia have created a campain to promote holidays to Hong Kong residents as they battle through the rainy season. http://www.vimeo.com/94505970 I’m...
Robert Watson-Watt – inventor of radar and early agile practitioner

Robert Watson-Watt – inventor of radar and early agile practitioner

Published on: 21 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
A friend and ex colleague has recently returned to blogging with aplomb, posting a piece about being a recovering perfectionist. It made me think about a recent...
Being a digital human – a fear to break the magic

Being a digital human – a fear to break the magic

Published on: 20 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve been meaning to recommend the BBC Digital Human radio show and podcast since my wife found it a few weeks ago and it’s one of those programs that...
Don’t just show your audience the highlights; put them in the story.

Don’t just show your audience the highlights; put them in the story.

Published on: 16 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Wingsuit skydiver Amy Chmelecki packs up for a jump. Red Bull is not a typical company. Most people think it’s a company which makes an energy drink and sponsors...
App gives you healthy options of supermarket food

App gives you healthy options of supermarket food

Published on: 13 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
It’s been around for a while now, but I discovered a new app at the weekend which tell you about healthy alternatives to food you’d find at the supermaket. Scan...
Annoying nuisance noisy neighbours

Annoying nuisance noisy neighbours

Published on: 12 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve been working on a working on a project recently which helps people report noisy antisocial behaviour  so was interested to read the results of a recent...
Business jargon shows what people would be rather be doing

Business jargon shows what people would be rather be doing

Published on: 02 Oct 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Liz Ryan  has written a piece at forbes.com titled “What Business Jargon Says About Us“. I found two things particularly interesting. Firstly the fact...
A guide to getting responsive – a site for all sizes

A guide to getting responsive – a site for all sizes

Published on: 30 Sep 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve been spending some time recently researching the evolving world of responsive design and want to collect here some of the information, guides and...
Great lines don’t come automatically

Great lines don’t come automatically

Published on: 29 Sep 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
A cartoon by XKCD. More actual results: ‘Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You [are the best. The best thing ever]‘, ‘Revenge is a dish best served...