A multiplanetary species

SpaceX is a geeky company, there is no doubt. Their successful landings of the Falcon 9 rockets, both on land, and on a…

Systems Simulation Builder

This wasn’t my idea. Another team were doing something with converting screenshots into HTML device simulators. Essentially HTML, image maps, some JavaScript and…

Historic SpaceX Barge Landing

The Falcon has landed. On a moving barge in the middle of the ocean. This is the second successful landing of a SpaceX Falcon…

The dark side…OS X

I am crossing to the dark side. Yes, the force may be strong in this one. I have resisted for a long time.…

Ajax to XML Web Service

Recently I have been doing some browser/client side work, using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, integrating with a Learning Management Solution (LMS) and a…

Performance Web App on Azure

Sometimes you bring an idea to the table, and then roll with it. Other times, you are given a job to do, that…

Photo slideshow

I have been looking through my photos recently and testing out tools to make video slideshows from them. Below is my most recent one…

Decline

The imminent nature of death, of a terminal illness and knowing you are loosing a loved one. Mostly you just deal with it. There…

Blurred Vision

Night time photography is what really captivates me. There is something about long exposures which represent the world in a new and sometimes…

Scotland 2015

I had intended to write about this, but it never really happened. I did take photos and shoot some video, so if a picture…

Lorem Ipsum

Every so often, I need to fill in text in a mockup, sample, wireframe or whatever. A common thing to do, is take…