Month: June 2003

less cat photos

reminder to self: take less cat photos.

I have the knowledge

I found it in an orange book with some kind of pixellated smurf on the cover. I feel like the blanks have been filled in now, it really is worth getting hold of a copy if you are a web designer or involved in web design projects in any way. My web design knowledge so… Read more »

zeldman interview

There is a conversation with Jeffrey Zeldman over at Meet the Makers talking mostly about the mythical Designing with web standards, which, being the disciple I am, ordered from Amazon yesterday.

quiet design intelligence

I like that phrase. Taken from a zeldman article "Where have all the designers gone?" on If I were to blow my own trumpet I would say that this is where I fit into web design these days. As a professional web developer who used to be a web designer I would like to… Read more »

windows scheduled tasks stopped working

I had a couple of .bat files which I ran under task scheduler. They worked fine for weeks then stopped working, showing a status of “could not start”. I fixed the problem by resetting the password, which had changed since the tasks were originally set up.

design a logo, win a grand

a mate of mine living out in Taiwan is running a competition to design a logo for a cycle component manufacturer

novelty wearing off

I haven’t blogged anything recently, not because there is nothing going on in my life (quite the opposite in fact), but because the novelty seems to have worn off (with blogging that is, not life).