Digby recommends (in no particular order)

This has been long in the making – my “recommends” playlist. Long story short is it’s a list of my favourite bands and a song from each I feel is likely to get other people into them. It recently reached 200 tracks so now you should definitely listen to it:

Small web project for my father

So one of my latest projects has been helping my dad get a WordPress ecommerce site – Gizmotechnics – going to test if there’s an opportunity in the toy/party bag fillers space online. The site is built in woocommerce which has been surprisingly easy to use, but there’s still a huge amount of editing that requires real development time, it’s …

Alternative London Underground maps

The London Underground map is pretty amazing and like many others I think it’s a great piece of design (which is particularly remarkable seeing as it came from simple circuit diagrams).

The Dunning-Kruger effect

“The Dunning–Kruger effect is a cognitive bias in which unskilled individuals suffer from illusory superiority, mistakenly rating their ability much higher than average. This bias is attributed to a metacognitive inability of the unskilled to recognize their mistakes.”

Terms of Service; Didn’t Read

Terms of Service; Didn’t Read (ToS;DR) is a project designed to “help fix the “biggest lie on the web”” – almost no one really reads the terms of service we agree to all the time.