Posts by Alex Christie

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Online user name checker

19 February 2009 | Alex Christie

If you are like me you have probably chosen a single user name that you try and use across most online services.  Because this name uniquely identifies you to your friends and colleagues, it is […]

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One number for all your mobiles?

19 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Technology is coming on fast and furiously these days with new ideas being made into realisations, old ideas being tuned. One thing that i cannot get into my head is the fact that you would […]

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SES London 2009 – Day 1 summary

18 February 2009 | Alex Christie

SES London 2009 kicked off to a flying start, with an interesting choice in keynote speaker, Matt Mason, who gave us a summary of his book The Pirate's Dilemma. Not specifically targeted to an SEM audience, Matt […]

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Technology is making web-designers lazy.

18 February 2009 | Alex Christie

I remember the good old days of programming when every bit counted and everything was optimised, this was way before the web was around and when computers had whopping amounts of ram measured in K. […]

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Adopt-a-blog #25 – Photoshop Disasters

18 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Being an avid fan of Photoshop, and having used Photoshop since my early teenage years. It was a cool that I ended up having to review a blog about ‘Photoshop Disasters‘. As the name obviously […]

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Adopt a Blog #24 – Dave Gorman is at war with the obvious

17 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Who is Dave Gorman? Some of you  may wonder, well he's a broadcaster, comedian and all round creative Genius. I first became aware of him about 9 years ago when he did a series for […]

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Adopt-a-blog #23 xkcd.com

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

When Henry conceived the idea of 'Adopt-a-blog' we were given the possibility to choose which blog we'd be reviewing, I chose xkcd.com. Henry affectionately refers to it as a web comic for nerds, which despite […]

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Adopt a blog #22 sethgodin.typepad.com/

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Ok so hands up, before I was assigned the Seth Goodin blog to review I hadn’t previously been aware of his work, other than the fact he was the author of one of the webs […]

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Keyboard Shortcuts #1

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Mouse, keyboard, mouse, keyboard, mouse…… Annoying isn't it? It's annoying writing about it, it's annoying reading about it, but it's not as annoying as when your hand has to keep jumping from one to the […]

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The Queens Website Reviewed

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

The newly unveiled Royal.gov.uk has without a doubt been the most talked about website in the United Kingdom for just over the past week. A few small flaws in the site design and implementation have […]