I'm a creator, product manager and programmer based in London

Writing

Writings and musings about history, technology, development and anything else that seems interesting.

Voice Controlled Video with Wistia

As a favour for a friend who runs a video production agency, I recently developed a prototype for a "Choose Your Own Adventure" style video experience which users could watch and control with their voice. Unfortunately the project wasn't commissioned in the end – but it was particularly interesting to work on. Here’s how I went about building the proof of concept.

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Creating and Hosting a Static Angular Site on Netlify

In recent posts I've been walking through the steps I've taken to convert some of my apps and websites to a serverless model to reduce hosting costs using Azure Blob Storage and Azure Functions. After reading about Netlify's recent funding round I decided to try hosting an Angular site using their free service to see what the fuss was about - I wasn't disappointed.

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