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Don’t be offended if I’m not offended.

Don’t be offended if I’m not offended.

Published on: Aug 13 2015 by Tom - Leave a Comment
New York designer SwissMiss posted an interesting video about being offended – how the ability to be offended is a relatively recent privilege for the masses,...
The best design is invisable

The best design is invisable

Published on: Aug 10 2015 by Tom - Leave a Comment
When something has been designed exceptionally well, you shouldn’t notice “the design”. You should be using a service which just works, not fighting...
Government digital services as a platform. Yes please.

Government digital services as a platform. Yes please.

Published on: Mar 30 2015 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Yes to all of this: https://gds.blog.gov.uk/2015/03/29/government-as-a-platform-the-next-phase-of-digital-transformation/ And this needs to be just the start for...
One click ordering from Amazon is coming into your homes

One click ordering from Amazon is coming into your homes

Published on: Dec 28 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Amazon’s “one click” ordering is well know in online shopping, providing the easiest possible way to buy something from Amazon. But Amazon are...
Cloud computing has a way to go

Cloud computing has a way to go

Published on: Nov 11 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Cloud computing has a ways to go. I’m sure there is someone, somewhere, working on an app which can do this.
Apps that are good for your health – the NHS app library

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

Published on: Oct 23 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...
Being a digital human – a fear to break the magic

Being a digital human – a fear to break the magic

Published on: Oct 20 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...
A guide to getting responsive – a site for all sizes

A guide to getting responsive – a site for all sizes

Published on: Sep 30 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...
Use Facebook advertising to need facebook advertising

Use Facebook advertising to need facebook advertising

Published on: Sep 11 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
If you’ve been tempted by Facebook advertising to boost the views of your content, think again. While the views of your boosted content are certain to increase,...
Mobile web: Design it fast and for thumbs

Mobile web: Design it fast and for thumbs

Published on: Sep 01 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I used to be impatient, but now I just don’t have the time Google have released some new guidance on designing fast mobile websites, which can load a page...