Archive


Design Disruptors documentary by Invisionapp screening

I recently saw the Design Disruptors documentary by Invisionapp and after I checked in, I received a ticket which was quite different to the standard ticket – it was a piece of metal (see below). As for the actual documentary itself, I found it to be quite inspiring and reflected the current standing and direction…

Continue reading →
The Makers & Shakers Market / William Street Festival 2016

I like to go out to markets to see the creativity that’s out there, and to pick up any bits and pieces that tickle my fancy. I took a few pics as you can see below.

Continue reading →
Sydney Beams Festival 2016

Sydney Beams Festival 2016

September 18, 2016 | Under Events | Posted by | No Comments

The Sydney Beams Festival 2016 was held on 17th September, and I took a few snaps of the installations, performances and art.

Continue reading →

After 5 years on my iPhone 4, I decided it was time for an upgrade. My iPhone had become slow, it crashed a lot, the battery life was up and down, I couldn’t download any iOS updates and there was a number of apps I couldn’t download or get updates for. While this sounds very…

Continue reading →

Designing a Culture of Innovation

September 29, 2015 | Under Video | Posted by | No Comments

Great video on how to create teams that create great products and focus on learning.

Continue reading →
Best website when work is getting you down

UXreactions.com is the current favourite site in my UX team – there seems to be a gif for every type of situation, and it’s great for a laugh. My favourite is ‘Getting more changes after final sign off’.

Continue reading →

WordPress Improves The Plugin Experience

Image by Kristina Alexanderson   Previously I freelanced full time as a web dev/designer specializing in WordPress sites, adding plugins was a huge part of that – and saved my ass a few times. Currently when you add or update a plugin, you are taken to a new page where it progressively lists the progress as…

Continue reading →

Interaction 15

March 29, 2015 | Under Events, Video | Posted by | No Comments

If you didn’t go to Interaction 15 like me, no need to worry as the videos are now available. Be sure to check out Mike Monteiro’s presentation (above) – he is such a boss. http://interaction15.ixda.org/videos/

Continue reading →
Best UX Comic Ever

Best UX Comic Ever

March 24, 2015 | Under Funnies | Posted by | No Comments
Continue reading →

According to a recent New York Times article the loading bar was created in the 80’s by Brad A. Myers who was a grad student at the time. He referred to loading bars as ‘percent-done progress indicators’ in a paper he did, and stated it made users less anxious and more efficient. Now I agree with this to a…

Continue reading →