John Coles

Serious Geek.

Opinions and Offence

Reading Time: 2 minutesWelcome to 2016. A new year a new blog post. I wonder if people will read this to the end? Increasingly is seems that people are becoming more and more offended by anything that isn’t inline with their opinions. In fact some people will have been offended by that sentence. What is interesting is how

Electric Cars and the “Future”

Reading Time: 4 minutesFirst 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

Reading Time: 3 minutesProving 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.

Reading Time: 2 minutesWhen 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?

Reading Time: 1 minutesWith 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.