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  1. The importance of food at startups

    “Cliff, I cannot … I just cannot eat any more sausages.” That’s what Ollie – our first backend engineer – said one day, while expressing his dismay at the quite limited culinary options we’d offered thusfar at Canva. For a change, we got Turkish takeaway. I have fond memories – in a rite-of-passage kind of way – of Cliff cooking…

  2. The best notebook in the world

    I’ve found it. The best notebook in the world. Ok, ok … the best notebook in the world for me.…

  3. 33 Minutes of Love – A live DJ mix

    TL;DR I have a new 33 minute DJ mix up at: https://youtu.be/HtrFw1pS3Hg I’ve been feeling reinvigorated by music in 2019,…

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  1. Resolution dependent layout

    Way before there was a thing called responsive design, I wrote about a technique that could enable a website to change its design based on the size of the screen. This concept was one of the forebears of responsive web design and functioned as a substitute technology until browsers caught up with media queries…

  2. The 139 mix tape

    What do you get when take the best parts of 139 songs, slice them up, and paste them back together? 45 minutes of awesome beats…

  3. Web Directions titles

    Opening titles for the Web Directions conference created entirely in HTML, JavaScript and WebGL. Synced simultaneously across 2 massive projectors…

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