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Why do creative people sometimes steal?

Why do creative people sometimes steal?

Published on: Aug 04 2011 by Tom - 1 Comment
About a year ago my wife and I spotted an independant graphic designer, Kyleigh, who was selling paper cuts through Not on The High Street. We liked her work and...
What to blog about? Hacking? Corruption? Terrorism? Drug abuse?

What to blog about? Hacking? Corruption? Terrorism? Drug abuse?

Published on: Jul 27 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
A lot has happened in the last few weeks since I last wrote, and a lot has been written across the media in various forms. But put aside those stories and go to...
Fill the gap in the market with your own newspaper

Fill the gap in the market with your own newspaper

Published on: Jul 08 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Seeing as there will be a blank space on many newsagents shelves next Sunday maybe this is the time to start you dream of creating your own newspaper? Of the designers...
World-class journalism

World-class journalism

Published on: Jul 05 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I was intrigued in what I was missing from being blocked from visiting the News of the World website so I tried it’s parent company News International. “Each...
News of the world branded “Tasteless”

News of the world branded “Tasteless”

Published on: Jul 05 2011 by Tom - 1 Comment
For once our corporate firewall has got it’s filters just right.
Adam and Joe’s festival jingle

Adam and Joe’s festival jingle

Published on: Jun 29 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Taken from their Glastonbury podcasts, this is Adam’s jingle about how much he enjoys festivals. Well, it made me laugh. You can download the MP3 if you like.
How to build a Hackintosh Mini for under £500

How to build a Hackintosh Mini for under £500

Published on: Jun 28 2011 by Tom - 1 Comment
The nice guys at life hacker have put together a DIY guide on how to build yourself a Mac Mini for under $600 lifehacker.com/5815715/how-to-build-a-hackintosh-mini-for-less-than-600 I’ve...
Motion powered bike wheel lights.

Motion powered bike wheel lights.

Published on: Jun 14 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Two industrial design students at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, have created a new bicycle saftey system that uses the bike’s...
The best of my spam comments this week.

The best of my spam comments this week.

Published on: Jun 10 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
By “alicia littlefield” I would not believe we should be placing on loincloths made of dingo skin, a lot we have been excited to exercise session. The...
24 Hour experiments in Twitter

24 Hour experiments in Twitter

Published on: Jun 07 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Companies are always looking for new ways to raise their profile and market themselves on twitter, but sometimes its the charity and even public sector that lead...