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Deadpool for the win!

Deadpool

Who is Deadpool? He’s the most powerful mutant in the Marvel Universe with Wolverines Healing, unbelievable reaction speeds and most importantly, a sense of humor Saturday night live would struggle to contain. That said, Deadpool has managed to break records and slash assumptions of the franchise hording studios with his adult humored...

Onshore vs offshore

onshore-offshore

Both onshore and offshore have their pro’s and con’s. For digital companies what is the best solution, onshore or offshore teams? This is seemingly dependant on the focus and size of the company along the battle of quality vs cost and agile vs waterfall. Onshore Having a digital arm in an organisation nowadays is a must have for any company...

Steam Link vs Consoles

Steam Link

I love gadgets, especially when they involve gaming and a bit of fun. The latest piece of gear I got myself was a Steam Link. I was interested in seeing if there was a difference between the so called ‘master race’ and standard hillbilly consoles. Turns out there is, it’s a mixed set of boo’s and applause Steam Link This is the newest bit of gear...

New Years resolutions

By now most of these have been broken and the gym memberships either cancelled or counteracted with a pizza and beer. I’ve personally had a few new year’s resolutions going on throughout the year not just at a particular point. I’ve never been one for new year, new beginning thing after all, it’s not like the matrix where...

UCD – User Centric Design

‘I want this and it need’s to look like this’ The famous words spoken by business led marketeers This is the single most frustrating set of words that can be given to a UX. Never has such a small set of words been the catalyst for a shitstorm of subjective non-sense with minimal user research. What User centric design tries to do is remove the...

FPS Shooters

So this Winter we’re witnessing some big FPS releases but all of them are suffering from downfalls, be it a lack of offline or no real addition or attraction to their respective series. I’ll start with the franchise which I have the greatest pull toward. Star Wars and it’s new release of Battlefronts. Back in the day I used to sit with friends and...

Christmas as a grown up

As life goes on Christmas changes and evolves with age. When you’re younger Christmas is all about Mr Santa claus getting his apple bottomed slacks down that chimney or in my case through the french windows in the living room. Now I’m in my mid 20’s those apple bottom slacks just don’t kick it anymore. Now it’s more about enjoying time off work...

Bond through the ages

Everyone has a favourite bond from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig and each have their own unique twists and story driven attitudes, but who is the greatest Bond of all time? Before I begin, this is subjective so if you’re not a fan of my decision then comment with your own favourite and we can discuss how I ignore your choice. I’ll start from the...