Winning with virtual malls

The recent Furniture Centrum website that’s part of the Great Singapore Sale is the first step to a future of full-blown 3D e-commerce. Yet, we are still a far way off. Here’s why.

Guardian: Three Little Pigs Advert

There’s always more than one side to a story. Which is what all the news outlets will say. The Guardian manages to put this across with a story that is well known.

Ikea Hare Advert

Sometimes a hare raising tale is about what’s not said as much as it is about what is. A lovely ad from Ikea.

When AI is Top Gun

This week an AI beat an F-16 pilot in a simulated dogfight. Which makes me wonder whether we are headed for a virtual AI fueled Cold War with real world consequences?

“Success isn’t about how your life looks to others. It’s about how it feels to you.” —Michelle Obama Former First Lady of the United States of America

How I fixed the WordPress JSON error – updating failed

A quick fix and a few suggestions to get rid of this error while using the new block editor.

“Balance is not something you find, it’s something you create.” — Jana Kingsford

“The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.” —Sarah Ban Breathnach

My pick of life saving apps for your pocket

The world has seen its fair share of disasters this last month. If you find yourself at ground zero of a disaster you often only have your wits and phone to work with to get you out of a jam. But what do you need in your arsenal? Here is a curation of apps that may make a life or death difference in the face of calamity of any kind.

The Hachi Cube

A projector that delivers a touchscreen experience on any surface. This opens a whole world of opportunities for creating interactive desk top experiences. Better than the Kinnect kind of experience we had before, surely.

Frontend Developer Handbook

The Front End Developer Handbook 2019 from Frontend Masters is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in understanding Frontend Development.

Does your CMS give you a sinking feeling?

Your website, like an aircraft carrier is your flagship platform in a sea of digital activities that everyone comes home too. Yet most marketers hate the Content Management Systems (CMS) that drive them. Here’s why.

Forget your fears & fly again

With countries kick-starting their tourism, here are six fantastic ads from countries and airlines that hope to extinguish the fear of travel in a Covid 19 era.

The rabbit hole of rejuvenating old hardware

When is the right time to rejuvenate your old failing computer? A few thoughts and comparisons of how the process of procuring parts has evolved making it easier to save your old systems.

Why a pandemic is prime time for your messaging

While most marketers shy away a pandemic is prime time to make a meaningful consumer connect both with your actions and through your messaging. Here are few cases and tips.

Celebrating technology in the time of Covid 19

During the Covid-19 crisis I explore tales of how technology can make a terrific difference in achieving the impossible during these challenging times. Whether it is celebrating tech on our desktop at home or tech that we experience when we step out the door, here’s what you need to know.

The UX of politics

Does a website make a difference when it comes to swaying public opinion in politics? Here’s a critique of the 2020 Democratic Digital Websites that examines the UX of politics during a race to the White House.

Loopy UX over the loupe

Removing the loupe in iOS13 has been a colossal mistake for devices with smaller screens. Here’s why I think why.