Things I’d like to see in 2018

There are a number of people who have done great trends / predictions for 2018. I thought that I would focus on what I would like to see. Smartphones are stuck in a period of innovation stuckness. It is becoming increasingly difficult to justify upgrades to your handset. This has had knock-on effects to mobile […]

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

How Adform discovered HyphBot – one of the largest botnets to ever hit digital advertising (PDF) Apple wins one of their First Augmented Reality Patents related to Compositing an AR Scene – reminded of the locative art from William Gibson’s Spook Country Sweating bullets: notes about the creation of PowerPoint by Robert Gaskins – (PDF) […]

Ten years of the Kindle

Ten years of the Kindle, just let that settle in for a moment. That has blown by. Amazon is celebrating 10 years of the Kindle so it makes sense to reflect on the device and the service. Ten years ago today, we launched the first-ever Kindle. Happy 10th birthday @AmazonKindle and thank you to all […]

Future of Web Development (according to Samsung)

Interesting presentation the future of web development that says much about Samsung’s agenda. This includes: Increased web application functionality. Web sites that behave like applications including privacy, security, fast / responsive, offline working and OS level notifications – getting to where Palm’s webOS wanted to go Integration of speech control and recognition into web experiences […]

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

I’ve been a bit quiet on here this week, I was freelancing in Shoreditch, living the Nathan Barley dream with smoked salmon coffee. Here’s the things that made my day this week: 乐播报丨七夕节,乐高积木X搜狗输入法送“独家”惊喜啦! – Nice collab between Sogou and Lego on digital assets including stickers and a keyboard Naomi Wu shared this cyberpunk themed maker festival video […]