In 2020, I had the opportunity to speak at LaunchDarkly's Trajectory Conference about Xero's feature management journey.
Coordinating UI changes across dozens of web applications
OpenID can be tricky to integrate into a scripted workflow in a shell. XOAuth provides a simple way to interact with OpenId Connect identity providers from your local CLI.
My serverless Rube Goldberg machine for automatically publishing interesting links to the bookmarks page
The colophon is a wonderful concept from publication design that's found its way to the internet. This is my website's colophon – giving details of its authorship and printing.
Letterpress and collateral for my wedding
On The Fence is a tool for encouraging youth voter participation. We explore how the 2014 incarnation of the project was delivered.
Springload redesigned the New Zealand Red Cross website, driving an increase in course bookings and donations
As far as we can tell, this was one of the first responsive bank homepages in the world.
onMediaQuery is a neat way to trigger JS when your user's browser changes size
Delivering a better in-flight experience to air new Zealand’s short-haul customers. I crafted these interface visuals for our national airline.
While at designworks, I animated the new logo for Telecom. It ended up on national television, and as the boot screen for half a million devices. Not bad!
A love letter to a very old typeface
If there's one typeface everyone's got an opinion about, it's Helvetica. I set some Helvetica on fire as a metaphor for a debate about design. Let the sparks fly!