I seem to find myself working with Youtubes thumbnail images quite a lot (for instance on Miniclips videos section) – and I am always having to go searching for the parameters to use to generate those thumbnail images. So I […]

Watchdogs is a new game coming from Ubisoft. I’ve been a fan of them for ages – Beyond Good and Evil is one of the best games ever, and more recently Splinter Cell, Prince of Persia and Assassins Creed have […]

I’m really intrigued by the concept of the smart home. Making everything wireless and controllable by some sort of app on my smartphone would be great. Being that it’s winter and has been rather cold and wet in the south […]

So – it’s now after the holidays and I’m back at the day job – and I’m pleased to say I was able to do some good work on Blobcat over the break and the game is coming together rather […]

So – over a year ago (Easter 2012) I tried to make an iPhone game in a day. I didn’t finish. But over the last year since I have been dabbling on and off with the game trying to actually […]

WordPress has a built in function, called human_time_diff, for creating messages that say how long ago a post was published – however I think it is confusing when you have posts from a long time ago that read “posted 15 […]

At WordCamp London last week I made my first contribution to WordPress – a bug fix for the Twenty Fourteen theme that’s being released with WordPress 3.8. Part of doing this involved created a patch. Now I know this is […]