Electric Sheep – Windows Screen-saver

I know that a screensaver is a bit pasé these days but a nice bit of eye candy is always good to raise a smile. The electric sheep screen-saver has captured my imagination with its approach… The electric sheep screen-saver is a random abstract animation that is generated using a genetic algorithm. The interesting bit ...

Fresh Development – New Image and Business Cards

The new design and business cards for Fresh Development arrived recently (see below). I am really pleased with the logo and new look – this will replace my old image and company name, Care IT. Hopefully the logo will reflect the focus on web development and producing cutting edge solutions.

RecStand Review – CD/DVD/Optical Disc Holder from Pratastudio

Recstand is a compact, elegant and extremely stylish solution to storing your piles of CDs, DVDs and other media floating around your desk. The Recstand itself is a small block with slots for 18 optical discs (CDs, DVDs etc.), without cases, to stand in. The design means that the optical discs don’t touch and won’t ...

Threshers Discount Voucher – Viral Marketing?

There has been a lot of buzz about a printable voucher from the wine and alcohol retailer Threshers. The voucher is said to have been made available only to suppliers and valued customers as a christmas gift. The discount voucher has since spread around blogs and forums like wildfire and every news site is reporting ...

Innocent Flickr Challenge Bonanza 3

Not so long ago I signed up for a newsletter from the popular smoothie drinks makers Innocent. They offered to send me a free Christmas gift for something or another, and on Saturday it arrived. A small cardboard box containing a slightly wilted sprig of mistletoe, along with a small card explaining the challenge – ...