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I found this over on the website www.startup.co.nz. It was very inspirational! The HP garage has long been recognised as the birthplace of Silicon Valley. The guys at Bleeding Edge TV were lucky enough to get a guided tour of the garage recently along with the “Shed” the Hewlett used to live in. For all you Start-UP entrepreneurs currently working out of your spare bedroom or garage this video should provide you with all the encouragement you need. View the Vid!

Continue reading about HP Garage Tour. The birthplace of Silicon Valley. Watch this for some inspiration if you’re sweating it out in a small office.

About a year ago, I did a series of YouTube vids for a laugh and also to share some advice I’ve learnt along the way developing www.proworkflow.com . Although I’m a year older now, and a bit more wise and weathered, this advice still stands. Please excuse the poor quality of the sound – I was experimenting with a camera and got some lag. But I bet Twitter wished they’d listened to the first vid!

Continue reading about If only Twitter had listened to me a year ago! They wouldn’t be in the pickle they are now!

One of our latest ProWorkflow customers is an effects shop in San Francisco called “Ordinary Kids”. Check them out over at their website – http://www.ordinarykids.com/. I have to say, this effects reel is absolutely brilliant – they’ll go far!

Continue reading about Totally funked out Effects Reel! These guys give crazy a new meaning! (in a good way)

I’ve just seen some visuals (or concepts) of the latest Windows7 design. This look like a copy of Apple’s mixed with navigation systems off the 10yr old SGI 3d apps I used to use… It’s nice to look at for a few minutes, but operationally on a day to day basis? Not so sure – too cluttered any inconsistent. Also, if we’re completely honest it looks a bit thrown together by a bunch of people from the Web2 ‘bug button’ community. It’s just a bit of a dog’s breakfast. Find out more…

Continue reading about Windows7 – Design Genius? Or Design Overkill? Or is it just a blend of New Apple and Old SGI?

I’ve posted some pics to show why we’re not going to create an offshore call center for support in India just yet.

Continue reading about Should we send offshore support services to India? Take a look at these pics and think again…