I am a software designer, radio presenter of the Fusion Delusion and purveyor of fine purple toasters.

Watching movies when you don't really have enough time

VLC speed up playbackA colleague recently blogged on our internal blog system about an article describing how the BBC is building personalised media "remixes" for audiences.

You can read the article here: http://thenextweb.com/media/2016/03/09/bbc-r-and-d-object-based-media/

ABC Digital Network launches two new blogs this week

ABC Digital Network BlogThe ABC has launched two blogs this week, which is a great move towards showcasing some of the technology behind Australia's largest public broadcaster.

AWS Certificate Manager makes it cheap and easy to enable HTTPS on your website

It's been a little while since I've blogged. Time to get back into it again. Amazon has recently released their AWS Certificate Manager service which makes it really easy to add HTTPS (TLS) to sites hosted in AWS.

Fusion Jazz - what's it all about anyway?

Recently, one of my friends asked me for some decent fusion jazz songs to sample and understand what fusion jazz is all about. Here is my selection of the best fusion jazz tracks over the past few decades.


My thoughts about AWS API Gateway working with AWS Lambda

Screenshot of AWS API GatewayWell it's been a little while since AWS released their API Gateway. I've been playing around with it in two modes: one for real work and the other for play work (more on that later, when it is time for the big reveal). I decided I should probably collect together some of my thoughts so far about Amazon's API Management service, also known as API Gateway.