Category Archives: Other

Edinburgh Festival 2010

I’m just come back from a weekend at the Edinburgh Festival. As I remembered it from the last time, the town gets filled with leafleters and human statues. Standing in the street and advertising “free comedy in half hour” is … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

The game-ification of everything

http://g4tv.com/lv3/44277

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

The Acropolis, Athens

Better late than never (perhaps), these are the last of the photos from my trip to Athens late in 2008. Facebook has been starving the blog of updates for a long time and I’ve all but lost the capability to … Continue reading

Posted in Other | 2 Comments

Six Degrees: come in, your time is up

From Facebook today: We’re writing to inform you of a Facebook Platform policy violation within your application, Six Degrees. Our terms and policies are in place to ensure that Facebook Platform serves users well, allows applications to thrive, and provides … Continue reading

Posted in Other | 10 Comments

Facebook Taking Signups for Developers Interested in Testing its Credit Payment System

Facebook are accepting “expressions of interest” from developers for the beta test of their payments platform. I wrote a bit more about it on Inside Facebook: Facebook Taking Signups for Developers Interested in Testing its Credit Payment System.

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

Little Sydney

These little videos are great. Showing the life of “Little Sydney” by some really clever techniques. And they just look good. For best results go to the site – they’re much better larger. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=3548220&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=ffffff&fullscreen=1Mardi Gras from Keith Loutit on Vimeo. … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

The new Facebook layout: a step forwards, backwards or sideways?

A change of design for a site like Facebook is always a prompt for discussion and controversy. Facebook is so much part of many people’s experience of the web now that it’s like someone deciding that trees should be purple. … Continue reading

Posted in Other | 1 Comment