Introduction

People are always asking me for a long list of pretty much everything I've ever written, edited or project managed... Alright, they never do, but I've made one anyway and here it is.

If for some reason you don't want to see everything I've ever done, but would rather just see one aspect of my working life, you can use the tags at the bottom of each entry, the top navigation bar or the choices on the right-hand side to filter what you see. Enjoy!



PC Plus (Issue 298 - September 2010):
 
A world without Microsoft
Microsoft is the company most techies love to hate, but what would happen if it suddenly disappeared overnight? Jamie Middleton investigates...




This was also converted into online form for Techradar.com.


Tags:  PC Plus  Features  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Microsoft  





PC Plus (Issue 297 - August 2010) feature:
 
Funny business
How up-and-coming comedians are using the internet to make a name for themselves.



This was also converted into online form for Techradar.com.


Tags:  PC Plus  Features  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Comedy  





PC Plus (Issue 297 - August 2010) news feature on online privacy:
 
Is there such a thing as online privacy?
Why society needs to catch up with what the internet can reveal.


Tags:  PC Plus  News features  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Privacy  Social networking  





PC Plus (Issue 296 - July 2010) news feature:
 
No broadband? Start your own ISP
As BT takes its time rolling out high-speed internet access to rural areas, some communities are taking things into their own hands – and putting the infrastructure in place themselves…


Tags:  PC Plus  News features  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Broadband  





PC Plus (Issue 295 - June 2010) news feature on the election:
 
Who will win your vote in the General Election?
We investigate the key tech policies of the Big Three parties.


Tags:  PC Plus  News features  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Politics  





PC Plus (Issue 294 - May 2010) news feature about Apple suing HTC:
 
HTC iPhone-alike draws Apple’s ire
Courtroom battles rather than innovation could be what shapes the smartphone revolution.


Tags:  PC Plus  News features  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Apple  Phones  





PC Plus (Issue 292 - March 2010) tutorial about Dropbox:
 
Get the most out of Dropbox
Collaborate on projects, synchronise programs and more, all with one handy application



This was also converted into online form for Techradar.com.


Tags:  PC Plus  Tutorials  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  Cloud computing  





Contributor to Quarto Publishing's 1001 before you die books (July 2009):
 
1001 beers to try before you die
This bewitching, thirst-inducing, gorgeously illustrated book is a guide to the best beers in the world with a succinct history of the breweries, tasting notes, temperature recommendations, and what food to serve them with, together with entertaining anecdotes about the breweries.


I wrote entries about Guinness, Butcombe Gold, Wells Bombardier, Hopback Summer Lightning, Palm Speciale, Tsiang Tao, Tomislav Pivo, Karlovacka, Wells Banana Bread Beer, Deuchars IPA, Fraoch among others. Hic!

Tags:  1001 before you die books  Food and drink  Writing  Consumer  Books/Audiobooks  





PC Plus (Issue 283 - July 2009) review:
 
Freecom ToughDrive 250GB portable drive review
It's a hard-knock life for ruggedised hardware


This was also converted into online form for TechRadar.com.


Tags:  PC Plus  Reviews  Technology  Writing  Consumer  Magazines  





Contributor to Quarto Publishing's 1001 before you die books (January 2009):
 
1001 Children's Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up
1001 Children's Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up is the perfect introduction to the very best books of childhood: those books that have a special place in the heart of every reader


I wrote entries about Chocky By John Wyndham and Johnny and the Bomb by Terry Pratchett.

Tags:  1001 before you die books  Literature  Writing  Consumer  Books/Audiobooks  Children