Dawn of the AI Creative Director

Can an Artificial Intelligence be taught to do the job of a Creative Director. A few deliberation on how AI can shape Ad Land.

Nadia the virtual chat bot

With voice tech becoming mainstream, celebrity voices will become the next big demand after influencers. Petter Cullen or James Earl Jones anyone?

“The man who chases two rabbits catches neither.”—Confucius

Kevin is home again.

Nice to see Kevin needn’t be up to his antics with Google at his side. He is surely getting on in his years.

Visual Design Trends for 2019

Shutterstock’s design trend predictions for 2019. Retro will rock you again, along with a little bit of parallax trickery.

A point of view for technology & you in 2019

A few technology thoughts as we head into another brand new year with a few recommended reads for the year.

Emirates TVC 2018

While not quite breaking new grounds this Emirates commercial is big budget and shot and edited well. Begins with a Mission Impossible vibe.

Digital Dame Grace Hopper

Grace Hopper was the first lady to suggest that we should be able to code computers using a simple language like English. This lead to the idea of a Compiler – a software for converting software code to machine language.

Video and the demise of digital as you knew it.

There’s no denying the rise of video in digital. The question though is at what cost? In the age of UX what can we expect to be cutting-edge web design when it comes to sites. A few thoughts.

Digital Dame Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace is the first programmer and is said to have written the first computer algorithm for Charles Babbage’s differential engine back in 1843

The Front End Developer Handbook

Free book on front-end development for anyone interested in learning about how websites work or building one.

Do we need digital?

In the day and age of digital there are some times when we should still stick to analogue solutions. Here are a few thoughts.

E-Book The Modern Web Design Process

Came across this e-book / website that covers the Modern Web Design Process for beginners.

“Study the science of art. Study the art of science. Develop your senses — especially learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else.” — Leonardo Da Vinci

The Full Stack Folly

Yesterday there was the rise of the Full Stack Developer where there was unrealistic demands made of those who know how to code for a living. Today we stand on the precipice of an industry demanding a Full Stack UX talent. What will the fallout be?