PHP Date Formats

Used Symbols Description Format Examples daysuf | "st" | "nd" | "rd" | "th" dd (0-2?0-9 | "3"01) daysuf? "7th", "22nd", "31" DD "0" 0-9 |…

Adobe Illustrator Sketches

Some interesting shapes and colours using Adobe Illustrator.

T-shirt Design [#2]

Another t-shirt design.

Markdown Tutorial

With Markdown you can easily write web content with minimum of HTML knowledge, using "plain text" plus a few other symbols like #, ` and…

Wooden Table Render

Here's a render using Trimble (previously Google) Sketchup and the Twilight Render plugin.

JavaScript | Flattening Arrays

If you have nested arrays one level deep and they need flattening, try this out… Note: for infinitely nested Underscore.js has a flatten…

Colours

A question came up last night at the regular Demo Bar quiz that I didn’t expect. What colour is represented by the hex value #FFFFFF? So if…

At long last – TTC

So this one’s for Ian, leaving Yangshuo after so long and having played thing song on his own and with the band countless times over the…

First tracks ever – written and recorded!

So last week I sat down and tried to write some songs, the first time I tried was years ago, and they were rubbish. I think these ones are a…

Guilin Waterpark Gig

Probably our most fun gig to date was in Guilin Victory Park, a massive water park, a few square kilometres in area. We must have seen…

Home recording studio

For those of you not in China or don’t know about Taobao it’s basically eBay on steroids. As you can imagine, you can buy pretty much…

I’m a big faker

Definitely one of our strangest gigs. Well, if you could call it a gig. Five foreigners standing on a giant illuminated cityscape pretending…

Tan Ka Guitar promo work

Whilst having some dinner at Alley Bar, quite possibly one of their very nice home-made pasta dishes, the Chinese owner asked if I’d be…

Three Pigs

Opposite Swiss Cheese, friends of mine are developing a brand new climbing crag… and it’s awesome! We GPS tracked the 10 minute slog up the…

Watch Out

It’s the middle of summer here and the weather is nice and hot, about 36 celsius (97F) above, which means daily bike rides to the Yu Long…