Workflows

Posted on Wed 21 June 2017 in Articles • Tagged with workflows, productivity, automation • 3 min read

I briefly describe the DIY automation workflows I use on iOS.


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On politics and political writing

Posted on Tue 06 June 2017 in Articles • Tagged with politics, Aristotle, Thomas More • 3 min read

I reflect on whether my blog is an appropriate place for contemporary political commentary.


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When marketing becomes myth

Posted on Fri 02 June 2017 in Articles • Tagged with Wales, Mythology, Marketing, Gelert, story • 4 min read

I ponder the origin of myth in the context of Wales' enduring tragedy of Gelert the Hound


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A surface for your creativity

Posted on Fri 26 May 2017 in Articles • Tagged with iPad, Windows, Surface Pro, macOS, iOS • 4 min read

Tablets should be a surface for our creativity. I contemplate an old debate in light of the release of the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 and why I want the iPad Pro to take a leaf from my MacBook.


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Screen size, ratio and focus

Posted on Wed 24 May 2017 in Articles • Tagged with iPad, MacBook, UI, UX, focus, writing, screens • 3 min read

I consider how something as mundane as screen size and aspect ratio can improve focus and why iPads may offer some slight advantage over widescreen laptops


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