Change your mind

Posted on: August 17, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

Sometimes it’s good to change your mind. I believe it’s really healthy to be able to say ‘I was wrong, I know that now’. It’s especially useful if you can say that, followed by what you’re going to do next to make things better. Surely you get to a point where you’ve had to say… Read the rest

Download free

Posted on: August 8, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

We download the free app, try it maybe once, and then never again. Research by mobile intelligence firm, Quettra, found that the average app loses 77% of its users within the first three days after the install, 90% within the first 30 days, and 95% within the first 90. All that effort, expense and energy… Read the rest

Digital destroys

Posted on: August 6, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

‘The way we use digital, the fast, disposable culture it enables is having a massively negative impact on the planet. You can’t have fast fashion if you didn’t have digital. Used wisely, digital could help save planet, but we use digital like a drunk uses alcohol’ Gerry McGovern on Twitter (open in new tab)

Two points

Posted on: July 24, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

Point 1: ‘Did something or other’ is not a very good git commit message

Point 2: Today Andy does not like Early June Andy

Desire for privacy

Posted on: July 19, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

We become dependent on tools that require data processing. We increasingly become processed. In the race for convenience we lose our privacy. Do we lose our desire for privacy?

Return

Posted on: July 17, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

Sometimes when it feels like a lot of effort for little return, the effort actually is the return.

Play will continue

Posted on: July 11, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

When it feels though a rain has stopped all our play for the last four months the sun appears, people take a knee and a man in dazzling white walks to the middle of the gathering and announces the good news. Play will continue. Rhidian Brook

Maintaining poverty

Posted on: June 17, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

‘We are forced to contribute to maintaining the poverty of others, whilst others do it to us.’ MarvelBeasty on Twitter (open in new window)

Not so different

Posted on: June 14, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

I’m sure someone else has pointed out we spend more time looking at our differences than our similarities. Let’s stop doing that.

The way to do things

Posted on: June 12, 2020

Categories: Little thoughts

I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve read:

“Everyone says ‘we do things differently’, but we do things differently.”