Monthly Archives: July 2008

My, um, presentation about, er, tools

So I’m off to Brighton today to give a talk at Develop entitled “Building World-class Art Tools”. As my first conference presentation, it’s equal parts exciting and scary, although the scary part probably hasn’t hit home fully yet.  I’ll not … Continue reading

Posted in Develop 08

Maths love

It’s really a crying shame that more people don’t love maths.  If you thinking I’m talking crazy right now, or are at all dubious, it’s because what you haven’t been shown what maths really is.  What you were taught at … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Maths

Anti-social networking

I don’t know about you, but I’m highly sick of lame wannabe social networking sites.  Not wanting to pick on one in particular, but what triggered me to write about this was a reminder I got today from Plaxo that … Continue reading

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Action time

Part 3 of management for geeks. When it comes to improving your management skills, I can’t think of many better recommendations than an action plan – sometimes called a personal development plan, or something equally cheesy.  It’s deceptively simple: Analyse … Continue reading

Posted in Management, Management for Geeks

Dare to be Digital 2008

I had the fortune today of spending a day as a technical consultant to the Dundee teams in Dare to be Digital 2008 – a day that definitely exceeded my expectations 🙂  Before I say any more, I have to … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Game development