Posts Categorized: Personal

Round-up of the week

That sounds like I'm going to report on some successful cattle handling, doesn't it? Sorry to disappoint you, it's nothing so exotic. This week has been a tough one. I'd rather not go into details (yes, all the problems were technological, and yes, they were my fault) but suffice to say I'd rather not have…

Flickrising the world

I've succumbed and created an account with Flickr, the amazingly popular image management website. While I have a gallery of images here on this very site, it's not that easy to add pictures to. No batch tagging, no handy uploader tool to drag and drop photos in. Whereas FLickr makes uploading, tagging, renaming, commenting and…

As time goes by

It's been all quiet on the blogging front recently, not least because last week I celebrated my thirtieth birthday. Most people, even those that know me quite well, can't believe I've only just reached 30 as obviously I look a lot older than that. And having seven children between my wife and I tends to…

This ain’t no disco

Andy Budd, one of the Cool Guys of the web design world, recently brought my attention to this. It's a collection of photos of the offices of design agencies around the world. As you can image, there are some pretty cool places to work. It reminded me that I'd taken a picture of my own…

1971 Marshall Super Bass 100 valve head amp for sale

In a break from my usual mix of web, business and random related entries, I'd like to let you know that my 1971 Marshall Super Bass 100 valve head amp is currently for sale on eBay. The market for these things is probably in the low single figures worldwide, but if someone can give it…