Little by little, English has accumulated some odd phrases. This group consists of a noun followed by a […]
Lightness is key to the depiction of materials, textures, edges, and form. Illusions can confound the viewer, and it is vital to map the lightness of your motif to that of your painting.
Another few days have passed since the last, so it must be time for the next Adobe Flash […]
If you want a breathless scramble through some speculative etymology of hundreds of English words, best dipped into in small doses, then this book might appeal to you.
There has been continuing disruption to Apple’s online services throughout today 11 March 2015, and although some services […]
This little book puts the case against prescriptivist ‘grammars’, then offers some useful tips about a range of issues in ‘Standard English’.
Forgive me. I only have a month to rehearse this and get it right. Q: £600 for a […]
What do we actually perceive of colour?
Apple has today released significant security updates to fix vulnerabilities in OS X Moutain Lion 10.8.5, Mavericks 10.9.5, […]
One of my longstanding criticisms of Apple corporate has been its lack of philanthropy. I am delighted, and […]