Why you shouldn’t be too concerned about a lack of Blockchain talent in your organisation.

The hype around Blockchain has hit fever pitch over the past 18 months, with the current trend in articles focusing on whether your business has the requisite talent to take advantage of this new technology.  I’m sure there are many guys out there sitting down to work out if they are behind the curve, and […]

Nick Timothy’s Resignation Letter

Having read through Nick Timothy’s resignation letter [read it here], this really stood out to me: because modern campaigning techniques require ever-narrower targeting of specific voters, and we were not talking to the people who decided to vote for Labour. This implies modern campaigning is about winning, about getting power, about putting your party ahead […]

General Election 2017

I thought long and hard as to whether to publish this piece about the recent general election in Britain.  The purpose?  Potentially for something for me to read back on to understand my frame of mind this week, but also to set a benchmark for what is likely to become a tumultuous few years for […]

Running again

Those eagle-eyed views of this site will have noticed that I’ve not been so good at my running recently. Instead of waiting for the ‘right’ time to start, I’ve already started, and I intend to continue my 5k every other day. I don’t particularly like it at the moment, but I imagine that’s because I’m […]

Enjoying Ionic, HTML5 app development

One of the things I’ve always loved doing is creating throwaway apps that solve very simple problems.  Historically these have been to educate me on the ‘art of the possible’, rather than actually produce something workable.  I’d always fall at a hurdle, or find a gap in my learning that would take me off on […]

Selling LibTech & Burton Snowboards

I’m having a bit of a sort out at the moment, and that includes getting rid of some of my snowboards. I’ve listed them all on ebay; at: My original Burton snowboard My WIDE LibTech Skate-Banana My NORMAL LibTech Skate-Banana If you’re interested in any of these; please bid!  I’ve also got some yellow/green Burton […]