4 July

The Evolution of Mobile First Shopping

With 81% of all UK adults owning a smartphone and spending 60% more time on their smartphone than on any other device, it’s now a matter that mobile is crucial for every brand. Statistics indicate that by 2020, two-thirds of all online retail will take place via a mobile device. This reinforces the reality that […]

30 March

The benefits of accessible websites

The benefits of accessible websites

An accessible website will not only be beneficial for your organisation, it will be beneficial for your users. Making your content accessible to users of all abilities can increase the overall reach of organisations’ content and improve usability. So what exactly is web accessibility and why is it important to optimise your website for accessibility? What […]

22 January

Predicting 6 Tech Trends for 2015

Predicting 6 Tech Trends for 2015

Boiling a potential year of change and innovation into six headlines in a listicle is always going to be a challenge. JWT choose 100 (across all strands of culture) and other reports have their stab at predictions each year. This is my list, and is neither exhaustive nor conclusive. It’s simply a selection of things […]

20 August

Accessories by Dobson – adventures in 3D printing

Accessories by Dobson – adventures in 3D printing

We’ve had a Makerbot replicator in the agency for a little over a year and a half now. It was bought after our CEO put a copy of Chris Anderson’s Makers book in my hand and proclaimed this the start of the new Industrial Revolution. There is, I think, some merit to this claim, although […]

3 July

The T-Rex escaped because John Hammond didn’t know about Quality Assurance

The T-Rex escaped because John Hammond didn’t know about Quality Assurance

  Thanks to the imagination of Michael Crichton and the hundreds of dollars in Steven Spielberg’s back pocket, we can enter a world where humans and dinosaurs live in the same period of time and humans are at the top of the food chain. We’ve all seen the 1993 classic (if you haven’t – really?!) […]