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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 [...]

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Putty Connection Manager

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Tired of having multiple Putty session windows cluttering up your Windows pc? It amazes me that such a popular ssh client program doesn’t support tabs for managing multiple putty sessions. Well, as an interim solution, [...]

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Adopt-a-blog #21 – Valleywag.com

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

I have to admit when i first heard i had to review a blog on  Silicon Valley news it didn't fill me with a huge amount of excitement. I had never visited the site and [...]

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Adopt-a-blog #20 – How to get things done

16 February 2009 | Alex Christie

So I adopted a blog called Lifehacker.com, which advertises itself as the website for 'tips and downloads for getting things done'.  We all know that the most finite resource in everyone's life today is time; [...]

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My first website…

13 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Was made in around ’96 for The Perfect Propaganda Company, the project was as a disaster in many ways but one that I learnt priceless lessons from. Perfect Propaganda, a start-up media agency, was the [...]

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A tweet from the Queen?

13 February 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Not likely, and perhaps a royal blog is also out of the question, but for those wishing for a touch of majesty, or a sneak peek into the private lives of the British Royal Family, [...]