John Coles


Serious Geek.

Electric Cars and the “Future”

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First of all, we all know that electric cars are going to be the future of motoring and transportation. The efficiency is a lot higher, the acceleration smoother, increased torque but most importantly it’s far easier for a computer to control. Now whilst that last point is the most interesting one, I’m not going to


The importance of language in UI/UX

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Proving clear instructions for a user is very important. You see how in that last sentence I said “very important” not “important” and not “imperative”. Interesting choice, no? Every word that you show to a user is time they have to spend reading and understanding what it is you’re trying to convey. A user wants


Back to the Blog. Back to reality.

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When the year counter ticked over to 2014 I wrote in my list of goals that I wanted to write 50 blog posts this year. Considering the fact that I have only written 2 and it is December 3rd I think I may have left it a little too late. So as not to spam


“iPhone 6” Pictures Leaked. Is this what it looks like?

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With all the hype around the iPhone and the upcoming iPhone 6, some images were released on Twitter yesterday. Are they real deal though? Let's find out.


Sound of Music – Surround sound

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Let me begin by stating that this is not a how to on doing surround sound in theatre. In fact I do not know of any professional theatre that has done a surround sound set up for any show and having designed, built and used the system I can understand why. If you would like