29th January 2019Ashley explained all kinds of mistakes she had made and things she learned only through hindsight. It was fascinating and I have so much respect for her, running a business is hard for anyone but could you imagine trying to run an insurance business with no investment and expect to take on the massive corporations? Here are my notes of the talk.
29th January 2019Brendan Dawes is one of those people that you are probably not going to forgot once you've met him or seen his work. His talk was wonderful and very inspiring, here are the notes I wrote but I'm sure I missed some bits as I was busy buying some parts for my own little project!
25th January 2019One of the underlying themes at New Adventures 2019 was the idea of multi-disciplinary teams and designing for everyone. Below are some notes I took while watching Jessica talk about working together in better ways.
25th January 2019Josh Brewer is a co-founder at Abstract, a really interesting online tool that is essentially GitHub for Designers. Here are some notes I made while listening to his talk.
25th January 2019I knew Code Club has made a massive impact on education of coding in schools but I had no idea how quickly it grew and unexpected it was. Here are a few notes I took while listening in awe of the work that Clare has done with Code Club.
25th January 2019Jeremy Keith is one of those people who I could listen to on repeat and learn something new every time. So I was expecting a great start to the conference and boy did he deliver. Here are some notes that attempt to capture a glimpse of what the talk included.
25th January 2019I made a really simple tool to add bookmarks to my website from my phone.
15th January 2019In my previous dev notes I mentioned that the app was feeling more robust but felt weird with links floating all over the place. Since then I’ve made some small changes and gone down lots of wild goose chases.
6th November 2018What is a good user experience for an app where you place URLs around your room? It’s a good question and one that I’ve been thinking about a lot. On one hand I want to make AR Bookmarks as a way to play around with Swift, iOS development and ARKit. On the other-hand, it feels pointless making it unless it is at least half decent.
Designing A Textbox, Unabridged external
22nd September 2018I wrote this article for Smashing Magazine as a way to explore how complicated the most seemingly simple of tasks can be. In it I create a textbox but go through a very exaggerated process of defining exactly how it should work.