Creating ideas and insights.


I’m a technology guy with a background in UX, computer science and technology commercialisation. I’ve spent several years working bringing research to commercialisation and managing consultancy projects with companies in Ireland and the USA.

I love science, technology, craft beer, whisky and statistics.

My Previous Research 

It’s been a hectic few months learning the ins and outs of MongoDB. I’ve learnt a lot but a request has made me realise that I’d forgotten to bring a few artefacts from my past along with me and that the Internet has forgotten them as well ...

Handy Interaction Design - DEFUSE Dublin 2013 

Design for Use - IxDA Dublin 2013

I was fortunate to have been asked to present at IxDA Dublin Design for Use 2013 (DEFUSE) conference on interaction design. I’ll briefly walk through my talk in this post as technical issues on the night left it a little disjointed. I’ve included references used in the talk ...

Omnigraffle, Climacons and Font Awesome 

Stencils for two useful fonts

I recently been doing a few sketches using Omnigraffle and realised that I had to create my first stencils to support the graphical prototyping I’d been working on. The first font is the excellent Font Awesome and it already had a great stencil from Pat Cheung that I merely ...

Introduction to Machine Learning with R 

Dublin R User Group

I had the pleasure of presenting to the Dublin R User Group on machine learning. My talk source and examples are in a Github repo. The talk was aimed at introducing machine learning to the group as I hope to follow this talk up with more intermediate topics.


The ...