Beauty, empathy, creativity

What is the difference between a good product and a great one? What makes the mediocre, magical? These were some of the thoughts that ran through my mind during the Creativity World Forum 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark. As someone with a technical background, I appreciate function. I want it to work well, whether it is the latest smartphone, office building or public transport network. But, and this is a big but, like pretty much everyone else I also want it to look ... Read more

The wonders of IBC 2015

As a young upstart just out of university and working my first job, I was not prepared for the scale of IBC 2015. In my other blogs, I have mentioned I’m from a small seaside town. The best convention we have there is a flea market at our local leisure center which pales in comparison to the magnitude of the International Broadcasting Convention hosted in the capital city of the Netherlands. (Visiting our friends at Omni Remotes, image taken from www.ibc.org) Competitive playing ... Read more