Monthly Archives: August 2007

Out of Breath

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Well, here I am in Hong Kong, waiting for my connection onwards to London. The last few weeks have been a little too much, and I am really looking forward to unwinding a little. I am intrigued to see England in the summer time – […]

Taipei Times – Back Up

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Latest Article in the Taipei Times, this time talking about different back up hardware. Enjoy! Taipei Times – Technology Review The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Joke Time

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“Why are people from Taiwan so uptight? … it’s because they have a Taipei personality” Thanks to Heljen for that one! The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Hand-Painted Movie Posters in Tainan

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Both Jade an I have had quite a lot on our plates in the last few weeks, in one way or another. I think we expected that things would calm down after we returned from China, but how wrong we could be! I wanted to […]

Our Apartment for Rent!

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George and I are finally coming to the end of our two year affair, and the time has come to move out and go our separate ways. It’s sad (in a way) but I am also looking forward to moving into my new place which […]

Typhoon Update

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It was supposed to be the biggest Typhoon in a year, and apart from some plant pots being blown over I am rather disappointed. I say disappointed, and that is probably because I have picked up, somewhat, on the excitement of the locals to having […]

Typhoon Sepat

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I am in great need of a weekend, so it is a bit galling to have the largest Typhoon in a year careering towards the island. Typhoon Sepat, damn you! Still, we have a pile of DVDs, biscuits flown in from the UK, and loads […]

Two Years in DEM

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Against all odds, I just passed my two year mark with DEM – the craziest darn hoot’n shoot’n design bureau in the East! The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Beijing – Extra Photos

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There were a load of images sitting on my camera for the last month that I had not realised were still there, so it was a nice excuse to follow up the Beijing post with a few extra words and pictures. LiQun Roast Duck restaurant […]

Taipei Times – Lamborghini V Ferrari

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My second piece published for the Taipei Times, evaluating the Ferrari Acer notebook and Williams Optics binoculars, versus the Asus Lamborghini notebook computer. I am rapidly running out of cool Taiwanese technology to review, so if anyone has any ideas do let me know! Taipei […]