The tools, software and apps I can’t live without..

I recently stumbled across the ‘How I work’ series from Lifehacker which is a really nice profile of how people work rather than purely a profile of their career to date. So here’s my version of sorts: My essential hardware I use a Macbook pro 15″. It’s now about 4 years old, and still running beautifully. I’ve purposely kept it software lite so besides OS … Continue reading The tools, software and apps I can’t live without..

From WordPress to Posterous and back…sort of…

Two days before Christmas 2012, I removed the twitter and instagram apps from my phone. I primarily did this to get off the grid for a couple of weeks. I wanted to spend time with my friends and family, and I didn’t want nor need the distraction that both these networks provide me. Personally, I have found them to be two huge timesinks. It’s been … Continue reading From WordPress to Posterous and back…sort of…

My favourite TV advert of all time

Biosphere’s Novelty Waves, popped up on a spotify playlist earlier, I was instantly reminded of the Levis’ advert that used it as its soundtrack. Directed by Michel Gondry, long before he produced Daft Punk’s excellent Around the World video and of course his notable movie output, it is 90 seconds of pure joy. Beautfully shot in monochrome, it works so well at conjouring up the … Continue reading My favourite TV advert of all time