PolyAnno: Initial Ideas and Research 1

This is part of my series of posts about the PolyAnno project - more here Dividing Up the Problem My first tactic was to split the problem into several sections: Digitisation Transcription Translation Verification Gamification I then tried to investigate existing examples of products and projects within these fields to analyse and I quickly realised … Continue reading PolyAnno: Initial Ideas and Research 1


PolyAnno: DragonDrop UI Design

This is part of my series of posts about the PolyAnno project – more here Basics To make development easier, I separated the development of the front-end Javascript and CSS package to allow me to generate, adjust the size of, drag and drop, adjust responsively to screen size, minimise, and then delete, boxes across the … Continue reading PolyAnno: DragonDrop UI Design

Overview… ScotEcoHack and FoodMiles

What? FoodMiles When? 30th - 31st May 2015 Where? Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) Who? Me, James Friel, and Peter Carragher What About It? The ScotEcoHack looked set to be a really great hack, well organised (apart from there being no stickers for the event to add to our laptops!) and well advertised. A … Continue reading Overview… ScotEcoHack and FoodMiles

The Pen Lid (again)!

I've been working hard developing models for the pen lid invention and have got around to uploading the computer monitor hook designs onto my Quirky page... here is a sneak preview...

The Pen Lid Invention

In the middle of working on everything, I found a bit of time in the long Bank Holiday weekend to work on one of my sideline "other" projects, the pen lid! I've created a Quirky profile and there are now 30 days to vote for it at http://www.quirky.com/ideations/508938 . Check it out please! I've updated … Continue reading The Pen Lid Invention