Down & Brown
since 1998

Pants Off Living

Do. Doing. Done.

Leadership and Stories

On Hackdays

On Recruitment

Little Do I Care

Community Hosting and Server Security

Healthy communities and website performance.


Back to work

Eric's Words

The Cult of Efficiency

In Stereo

On Brand

Fit For Purpose

On Purpose

The City

Making harder than it looks -- especially if you're old.

Ignoring artistic merit...

Telling Capistrano to Deploy from a Branch on EngineYard

Life is tough for the Inverse Cowboy

Would you work for Gordon Ramsay?

Six Months on Rails

Keep your eyes on the fries

Brief and Succinct

Fighting Inertia

Hand wringers

Getting Leopard Licked: installing postgres82 with MacPorts

Who is gonna make the gravy?

Switched - Part Two

Switched - Part One

Right Right Right


Life on the Street

The World Is Flat

JPG Magazine rebels against its parents

I wanna be a microgenerator!

Not your parents album release

Geoff Achison - heads West.

Hardly Workin'

Telstra doesn't get it, will never get it, and why telecommunications in Australia is the way it is

All work is ultimately futile

An open letter to early adopters?

Wedding Photo's Galore

Human Shield

Married, 'Mooned and Exhausted!

Getting Married...


Online video, vlogging and lonelygirl15

Gentlemen's Luncheon

Mustachio Au-Go-Go

Movember - want to sponsor me?

Weird Browser/Servlet behaviour

The Fickle World of Hits

Too many babies? Time to grow up.

Reskin! Ahem... a re-alignment.

If everyone lived like me...

Consumer :: Bovine

Kids with guns.

The worst things to happen to Rock

Paris Hilton : Walkin' Talkin' Livin' Doll

1967 Mosrite Vintage Strawberry Alarm Clock Guitars

Powerhouse Blues DVD Launch!

Anti-terrorism is the new terrorism

Only the lonely...

How do you deal with this?

Personal video : too small to see and expensive

YouTube - sharing the load or bearing the costs?

GeoTagging - you're it!

ASP.NET Done and dusted.

Wow - what a posse'

ASP.NET Request and Response

ASP.NET httpHandlers - nice.

Takin' some small steps and learning .NET

Hands on people who become managers.

Launching Pants Off Places

Is Gibson Guitars effectively hamstrung by their own legacy?

So, has she missed anything?

Bourdain tells it like it is - if you can't stomach this, look away.

Oh Helen, how could you get it so wrong?

Doppleganger - perhaps, maybe. At least in name...


More Google Fun : Sitemaps + Analytics

More fantastic Balloon Art!

Soccer - a cruel mistress indeed.

Smack my bitch up!


Google Maps - Australia Mapped!

Dense : Living in Hong Kong

What kind of developer are you?

Hello George Eaves!

Thank the Gods : Keef is still alive!

Learning Java - take nothing for granted.

SEO Gone Mad

Comm Games housing near Brunswick... not such a good idea.

Web 2.0 WTF? / Why Lonely Planet needs a Wiki

Microsoft ASP.NET, now with Atlas (AJAX) - be alarmed.

AJAX - Welcome to my CV

Vintage Wallpaper Rocks!

Pattern Language and Moderation Strategies

Balloon Hat Website!

Ooooh Charts!

Down time

Any thoughts...

Yet more excitement in Brunswick.

Sport : Competition or Fun

Dark Poetry

Big Dumb Holiday

I'm calling a moratorium on cheese plates and asian dinner sets

Cricket Tragedy

For your next corporate website...

Movin' on, movin' up?

Mojo The Sock Monkey

Fire at the old factory

Scheiner on Sony


Weighing in on the Ruby Debate

Shuffling Along

Sony DRM : Will Somebody Please Write a Case Study

Lone Ranger

Gigs... so many gigs. Wanna Come?



John Doyle is my master now

Cannon fodder.

Is it getting hot in here?

Wait a minute...


Hong Kong

Content Stripped Bare

Pulling a Calf

My Friend Flickr


Gettin' my Lance on.

Melbourne International Film Festival!

Temper Temper

Man Amongst Men

Best Shopping Experience Ever

The Hunt

Frampton; still alive. Less hair.

Big Steps

Streamlining Content Delivery



'Less Mass' = faster moving teams

iPod Linux - so damn cool


Plumbers Crack

Right Tool For the Job

Conspiracy Theory


Personal Chemistry

Tsunami of Economic Aid

Scorecards Galore

Wine Is Fine

Champion of the World!


43 Things

Konfabulate This

The Navigation Paradox

Talkback gene now mature

Welcome, would all attendees please remove their pants