project management

Agile Creativity

Agile Creativity

Great to see so many head honchos of great agencies preaching the agile gospel.

Chrome Web Lab launches in beta

Chrome Web Lab launches in beta

After 7 months of blood, sweat and tears I am proud to announce WEIR+WONG’s involvement with chromeweblab.com.

Poverty Over – A Case Study, Part 4 – Delivering

Poverty Over – A Case Study, Part 4 – Delivering

In the final phase of this Poverty Over Infographic Case Study, not only were we delivering the actual flash interactive infographic, but we were finishing off the rest of the website build as well.

Poverty Over – A Case Study, Part 2 – Designing

Poverty Over – A Case Study, Part 2 – Designing

Our Design stage was to be filled with rapid prototyping, with all members of the team around the same table. No distractions, focused on the questions we had posed from the ‘Think’ stage (How was it going to look? How would we represent the data? How far could we push the tech?).

Poverty Over – A Case Study, Part 1 – Thinking

Poverty Over – A Case Study, Part 1 – Thinking

Yesterday we launched povertyover.christianaid.org.uk. It was a fantastic, yet challenging project to work on and over the next few days I’ll be describing the craft of producing this interactive infographic. I say craft because I truly believe that is what we do. We take an idea, whittle it, shape it and fashion it into something that makes sense in the digital arena. Something that the target audience will take meaning from and hopefully – share it with their friends – which was the goal of this website.

WhatTheFont for iPhone

WhatTheFont for iPhone

42 days, 17 hours and 20 seconds. A conservative estimate of the amount of time I’ve wasted over the years hunting high and low, trying to identify a specific font.

The Chalkbot

The Chalkbot

I seemed to miss this the first time around but have just found Nike Chalkbot whilst perusing the 2010 Webby Awards nominees.

API go lucky

API go lucky

Extremely helpful comprehensive list of APIs courtesy of Programmable Web.

When can change happen?

When can change happen?

I just read an interesting article over on lifehacker about putting the brakes on ideas at certain times during the production process.

Agile reading list

Agile reading list

Here’s a collection of some great agile books, in no particular order.

Listomania

Listomania

There are two sorts of people in this world. Listmakers and people and who don’t get things done.