Posts Categorized: Web world

Making the ShopTalk Show theme tune

I'm a regular listener to the ShopTalk Show podcast, a really great show about web design and development hosted by Chris Coyier and Dave Rupert. A couple of years ago, not long after the show started, I offered Chris and Dave a very rough piece of music as a theme tune, and they've been using…

Progressive Enhancement

I recently sent this as email to a colleague. You'll be glad to know we sorted things out :0) --- The little chat we had last week about AngularJS has been playing on my mind. As you know I’m not against JavaScript (I love it, and have even written an Open Source JavaScript library) and…

Book review: Digital Adaptation by Paul Boag

Almighty God, our heavenly Father, we have sinned against you and against our fellow men, in thought and word and deed, through negligence, through weakness, through our own deliberate fault. It's no secret to web design and development professionals that many organisations just don't "get" the web. This shouldn't be a surprise: I expect that…

Summit Events

There's a great little - although rapidly growing - web industry meetup in Leeds called Hey!Stac, run by the nice chaps from We Are Stac. I'm a regular attendee and really enjoy the mix of design, front-end development and deeper technical talks that are delivered each month by all kinds of interesting speakers. It's a…

Blog highlights

I enjoyed myself with this trip through my blogging history, but I guess something you'd like to see is some highlights of what I've written about. Here's the greatest hits of stillbreathing.co.uk (in my opinion, of course). My very first (geek) post Back in 2004 I wrote an intranet system that supported themes! My first…