I’ve just signed up for DotYork 2017, and I realised I never finished sharing my notes from last year’s conference! These are my notes from the second talk of the day, Making Progress. Speakers included Pip Jameson talking about starting up The Dots and Alex O’Brien, who talked about growing an agency. I also have writtenRead more about DotYork 2016 – Making Progress – Talk Notes[…]
Viking skeleton’s DNA test proves historians wrong One Sky The Princess Myth: Hilary Mantle on Diana Cafe Culture: Meet the regulars Where to Find Cheap Books She wants to be alone British attitudes to abortion Hayao Miyazaki Picks His 50 Favorite Children’s Books Nikon Picked 32 Photographers to Promote a Camera. All 32 Were MenRead more about Best of the Web – September 2017 Roundup[…]
This is a playlist I made after watching Team USA roller derby play London Roller Girls earlier this year! London may have lost the game, but I think it more then holds its own in this playlist.
How To Make Mermaid Toast, The Internet’s Most Magical Healthy Food Trend Why ‘upskirting’ needs to be made a sex crime Motel Register Voyage to the Otherworld: A New Eulogy for Ray Bradbury Sense8 and sensibility: how a TV series is transcending geographical and gender borders Tea vs coffee – which cuppa should you beRead more about Best of the Web – August 2017 Roundup[…]
I played my first game with my team Trinity Rollers recently (Wakey Wheeled Cats B-team), in our snazzy new kit! We played Durham Rolling Angels, and we won 198 – 133. These are a few photos from the day, all by Snapdanielz (except the first and the last group shots). There are more photos fromRead more about My Roller Derby Team’s First Game[…]
Why we can’t resist the lure of mermaids ‘Chinks in the world machine’ – on the casting of the 13th Doctor Who My Curls Have Blown All the Way to China – Short Story How to Sell a Billion-Dollar Myth Like a French Girl How to do Light Graffiti – All You Need is aRead more about Best of the Web – July 2017 Roundup[…]
Turbo Kid is a low budget Canadian film I came across on Netflix a while ago. It’s set in a futuristic wasteland and is about the friendship between a young man and an android. I can’t really explain how wonderful it is, so I’m just going to post a trailer and hope that will inspireRead more about Turbo Kid Inspired Soundtrack[…]
The Queens of Botswana’s Heavy Metal Scene Cracking the Girl Code to Tech Success Lorde is the celebrity avatar of pop culture’s witch obsession You should’ve asked Ten ways that astronauts are helping you stay healthy Sorry for the Delayed Response Nice Girls vs. Kind Women How yoga makes us happy, according to science ARead more about Best of the Web – June 2017 Roundup[…]
Summer playlist! This is for those long hot summer days (all 3 of them!) and listening to at barbecues.
This is a follow-up to the post I wrote 4(!) years ago – Recommended reading for web developers. These days I log everything I read on GoodReads, and it provides a handy widget so that I can share my web design / development shelf, along with my ratings and my opinions if I left a review.Read more about Recommended reading for web developers – part two[…]