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The wrong kind of democracy?

A comparison of the First Past the Post (FPTP) UK 2015 election results with the same results but counted using Proportional Representation (PR)

Net Mag “Design Challenge” ideas

I recently wrote to net magazine regarding their “Website Build-Off section” with some solid ideas to inject energy into what was becoming, in my opinion, a bit of a tired format – and they’ve been gracious enough to put them (edited-down) in print: Not only that, but they’ve also invited readers to comment, as well […]

The Shard, finished

Ever thought The Shard looks like they forgot to finish it off? See how it could have looked if they had…

Business and Financial Resources

Recently I’ve come across some stellar links to pages or videos regarding the business and financial side to development, so I thought I’d put them all in one place, and add to them as I find them: Open-Source Ain’t Free Great talk on making money from Open Source by the guy who coded Isotope Harvest […]

Towards an optimal method of quoting

I’m now in my 10th year of freelancing (good grief!) but one of the things I still find bloody difficult is the whole quoting / time / cost equation. I often still (like a twat) am tempted to quote for the “perfect job”, that elusive one in which: The client loves your first designs They […]