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Cost-benefit analysis for web development and why it's important

As a creative agency, we're often approached by clients and prospects that haven't completed a cost-benefit analysis (CBA) for web development they'd like us to complete. That's often because they simply don't know how long their new feature will take to make. The...

Shanghai Hot Pot

Just recently, I headed out to SG for some Shanghai hot pot, to pick up some personal effects, and to see what it would be like to work remotely for a little while. It turns out that, as long as you've got an internet connection and some sort of portable computer,...

Model ships are a lot like websites

Building a 16th-century caravel attached to a shark-shaped dirigible is a lot like web design — except you’re doing it in Minecraft and it’s made of voxels.

Wot I iz bin up to

I have been building a small town in Minecraft. It’s just something I potter around with in my spare time. Architecturally, I’m not entirely sure what’s going on. It was meant to be Arabic, something a bit like Sana'a in Yemen, but I think it’s ended up more like...

Old-Year Musings

Forza Horizon 3. Just before Christmas, I caved and bought an Xbox to play Forza Motorsport 7. Curiosity got the better of me, and, in addition to Forza Motorsport 7, I ended up with a copy of Forza Horizon 3.

LEGO Star Wars Scout Trooper & Speeder Bike 75532

Built one of them LEGO Star Wars sets the other week. Was expecting to be disappointed by the number of custom bits, but was instead oddly satisfied by the selection of traditional LEGO Technic parts.

Sunday cycling

A typical day at 39steps studio

Scones, storms, TEDx, and Gits

Places you've lived but never seen