Monday, 13 June 2011

Man in Space - FWA Mobile of the Day!

I'm extremely happy to announce that our first iPad App 'Man in Space' has won the FWA 'Mobile of the Day' award on For those of you that don't know, the FWA is an industry recognised site that gives awards to websites and other digital products of excellence.

Thursday, 26 May 2011

Man in Space iPad App - Video

Check out the video of the App in action demonstrated from by Dan and Will from the Sky at Night Magazine team.

Saturday, 7 May 2011

Our first iPad App is now available in the App Store

I am very pleased to announce that our first iPad App - Man in Space, is now available in the App Store. It's an interactive book all about manned space flight through history right up to the present day. For those of you lucky enough to have an iPad here is a link to it. Even if you don't have one go take a look. There is a full description and several screenshots.

Man In Space - Bristol Magazines Limited

P.S. it's currently ranked 14th in the USA!

Saturday, 26 June 2010

Award Winning Team

Yesterday in work the results of the BBC Magazine awards were revealed and I'm very happy to say that the BBC Customer Publishing team won the Innovation award for the interactive digital magazines they produce. So kudos to Julie Williams, Alison Hazell, Paul McIntyre, Pat Reid, Alun Harris, Cavan Scott and last but not least, Kerry Bradshaw and - me! The two Flash developers that build the magazines.

Sunday, 16 May 2010

Add the Facebook like button to your Blog or Website

Did you know you can add a Facebook like button to your blog or website easily without having to do anything with API's or code?
just paste the code below into your blog template or webpages/articles or posts.
<iframe src=" &amp;layout=standard&amp;show-faces=true&amp;width=450&amp;action=like&amp;font=arial&amp;colorscheme=light" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowTransparency="true" id="facebook-like"></iframe><br />
Don't forget - if you like this post - press the button!

Saturday, 6 February 2010

I've been recruited!

I'm happy to announce that as of 28th Jan I am a Junior developer for magazine services in the city of Bristol. Its a great place to work and I am part of a young dynamic team of developers and designers. My work will be a nice mixture of XHTML, CSS, Flash, PHP and Drupal and who knows.... The ethos of the online team is to learn and share knowledge and they run skill swap afternoons and support creativity to the max! I'm very happy to work there :)

Wednesday, 27 January 2010

Video Cube

activeden tweeted about this a while ago describing it "this is one of the coolest flash things I've seen". I think its pretty cool too - take a look for yourself