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Storm Arwen vs. Dundee’s Graffiti Wall

Storm Arwen vs. Dundee’s Graffiti Wall

This round goes to Storm Arwen, backed by amber wind warnings starting yesterday afternoon via the Meteorological Office, and a sprinkling of snow overnight. Here’…
Faded Posters in Dundee City Centre

Faded Posters in Dundee City Centre

“Vintage” art and design: Back in May 2019 for the Dundee Design Festival no. 10, attendees could make their own posters, using a variety of different pieces …
EH9 Espresso: Welcome to the Neighborhood

EH9 Espresso: Welcome to the Neighborhood

Here’s to seeing new establishments debut in Dundee’s West End. The latest newcomer: EH9 Espresso at 248 Perth Road. Cue lovely indoor space with …

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Storm Arwen vs. Dundee’s Graffiti Wall

Storm Arwen vs. Dundee’s Graffiti Wall

This round goes to Storm Arwen, backed by amber wind warnings starting yesterday afternoon via the Meteorological Office, and a sprinkling of snow overnight. Here’…
Faded Posters in Dundee City Centre

Faded Posters in Dundee City Centre

“Vintage” art and design: Back in May 2019 for the Dundee Design Festival no. 10, attendees could make their own posters, using a variety of different pieces …
Seabraes Street Art Wall in Dundee

Seabraes Street Art Wall in Dundee

It’s always fun to have a stroll along the legal street art zone at Seabraes in the West End, from Magdalen Green down to …

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Glorious Summer in Scotland

Glorious Summer in Scotland

Thank goodness for amazing weather of late in Scotland, given the long run of lockdown restrictions we faced. That included, for months, Dundee residents being …
Serendipity: Portraits of Strangers in Soho

Serendipity: Portraits of Strangers in Soho

Workshop your life: One of the best investments I’ve made in a photography sense in recent years has been workshops. Here are photographs of 6 …
Indietracks 2018: So Long and Thanks for All the Tunes

Indietracks 2018: So Long and Thanks for All the Tunes

Another summer, another wonderful Indietracks music festival. I was lucky enough to hit my fourth go-round to Indietracks in four years, down in Derbyshire at&…

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The Great Crypto Diversion

The Great Crypto Diversion

Following the Westminster attack in London, Britain’s home secretary, Amber Rudd, scapegoated social networks and end-to-end encryption communications. Is it possible her government has …
How to Hack a Bitcoin Exchange

How to Hack a Bitcoin Exchange

How do you rob a bitcoin exchange? A data breach investigation report allegedly leaked from Bitstamp, which was hacked in January, provides interesting insights into …
Obama Goes To Silicon Valley

Obama Goes To Silicon Valley

Updates have been scant since I started working full-time with Information Security Media Group; have been channeling my writing energies there. Here’s a teaser …