Category Archives: Guide

LONDONIST – Where To Eat And Drink In Croydon

A short guide written for the fine people at Londonist about (some of) the food & drink opportunities in my home town of Croydon. Since I am essentially a roving stomach with a human body attached (semi professional food writer?) and have spent about a … Continue reading

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GUIDE – Hometown Tourist: Central London

The premise behind Hometown Tourist, I think, is region specific travel guides written by people local to those areas. Having spent the majority of my life in London, and a good portion of my weekdays in the centre of the city either working … Continue reading

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MACWORLD – How to use Game Centre on the Mac: Game Centre for Mac, set up tips and more

Another piece for the fine chaps at Macworld. Mac’s Game Center needs a bit of work but looks like it’ll be much improved by time Apple’s Yosemite comes around.

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MACWORLD – How to use Game Centre on iOS, iPad, iPhone: Game Centre set up tips and more

Another piece for the fine chaps at Macworld. I wonder if there’s anyone at Apple trying to broker a deal with Valve and combine the Game Center with Steam? That’d be interesting…

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MACWORLD – Complete guide to using the iOS App Store for iPad and iPhone

I gone done some words for Macworld about how to use the Apple App Store to find stuff. It is, at the time of writing, a bit broken. #protip Use Google

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GOTHINKBIG – Do you even Vlog

A piece I assembled for the fine people at GoThinkBig in which I tracked down a bunch of people who are doing very well with Youtube video and got them to tell the camera how they did it (the whole video idea … Continue reading

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THERANKTANK – Smart TV Buying Considerations

I wrote a brief comparison piece for a new UK based consumer site, TheRankTank, on what to look for when you’re buying a next generation/’smart’ TV. I speak briefly about 4K/Ultra HD (4196 x 2160) , BluRay, 3D, ‘conventional’ HD, and … Continue reading

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LATESTGADGETS – The Exciting World Of No Cost Electronica

A tutorial / roundup article for latestgadgets.co.uk on the best music production freeware; covers DAWs, VSTs, AUs, plugins and sequencers. After many years of experience trying almost everything free, I whittled the list down to what is basically the best … Continue reading

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GOTHINKBIG – Ultimate Guide To Video Sharing Sites

I wrote another guide about self promotion for careers/inspiration site GoThinkBig. This one’s about the medium of video, which I use with erm…variable success. If you’ve got something useful to say, you are obliged to say it. Right? Here’s my … Continue reading

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GOTHINKBIG – Jobseeker’s Guide To Document Sharing Websites

A short guide for Bauer’s GoThinkBig on how to use document sharing sites like Scribd and Issuu for career and business advancement. It’s basically guerilla marketing with PDFs, and you can do it for free. Been doing this kinda stuff … Continue reading

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