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  • The Revolution May Be A Slider Away…

    If Wordfence is correct, the whole Mossack Fonseca affair might have been caused by an outdated WordPress plugin, Slider Revolution! That’s if the data was indeed hacked, as MF asserts, and not…

  • Free Video Tutorials and Communities

    I’ve recently been working on helping out with editing and grading a short film called Two Down, and another project which I can’t say what it is but doing VFX/design for a…

  • How to secure WordPress

    Horrified by the amount of login attempts my WordPress sites gets (something in the region of 1-5 a day, sometimes more – and this is after each one being blocked), I tweeted…

  • Dropping Dropbox Or How I Learned To Hate The Cloud

    Well not entirely, but I’ve been switching backups and data away from Dropbox for a while, given what Edward Snowden said, and the fact that Condi ‘Spy on you’ Rice is now…

  • Projections go 3D

    Love this dance/projection by princemio, which is done with open source code and Kinect cameras. Found this on Create Digital Motion when looking for details on how this amazing Korean video projection…

  • You’ve gained The Grumpy Cat Badge: gamification and social networks

    As I tweeted earlier: And I learned a new word. Go me! Where’s my badge? Have I unlocked a new level? Gamification Gamification (strangely pronounced GAMEification) is the idea of treating business,…

  • How to create your own non-spyware HTML5 mixcloud players

    You might have noticed the new spiffy players on Radio Clash for Mixcloud – these should work on all browsers, phones, and the most recent ones even Firefox with Flash (more later…

  • This one 4 my AE Homies

    Not mine – but here’s a bit of fun…maybe 3.2 of you will get this geek rap about After Effects, but I don’t care. Tis brilliant, dropping dope science on the motion…

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    How much does music really earn?

      Answer: Depends on where you buy it from BUT that’s not the question you should be asking… The infographic from Information is Beautiful to the left has been doing the rounds…

  • Flash geekery – typewriter animation effect

    Here’s a cool Flash thing I did. I wanted to do a typewriter effect, you know where each letter types on – top Google hit is this very old-school solution with some…

  • Social gaming / State of the Twitter Nation address

    OK this post has been brewing for a long while – so it’ll be a long one. Deal. About a month ago I joined Twitter – people were quite surprised, 2 years…