Climb Me Up Outta Here
I took a bit of lunchtime improv too far and wrote a short novela, Climb Me Up Outta Here, just so I could hyperlink to it in a couple of staff profiles.
I researched and scripted episodes for Shit You Should Care About’s webseries Extremely Online. One episode below, but click here for the full series.
Company video – Lumin
Intended primarily for display during events and secondarily for pre-roll.
Lumin Company Pages
I wrote Lumin’s three company pages. You can view them using the links here.
Lumin vs Adobe
Adobe is a true titan of industry. In the murky years of early software it birthed the first PDF editor: Adobe Acrobat. It has decades of innovation and market dominance under its belt. When you think of PDFs, you probably think of Adobe Acrobat. But is there a better PDF editor than Adobe?
Why we translated Lumin into four new languages
No more getting lost in Google Translation. We know millions of you don’t speak English as a first language – so why should you use software in it? Here’s what we’re doing to help.
Escaping escapism: The rise of mundane simulator games
Originally published in The Spinoff. Every day, Emma Maguire goes to work as a communications professional in Wellington. Every night, she drives a truck through Europe.
Meet the men behind Trillionaire Thugs, NZ’s most chaotic NFT project
Originally published in The Spinoff. They have Culture Kings merch, they throw parties in Dubai, and they pissed off T-Pain. For IRL, Josie Adams talks to the guys behind Trillionaire Thugs about what on earth they’re up to.
The great BZP experiment: How New Zealand lost its head to party pills
Originally published in The Spinoff. From 2000 to 2007, the party drug BZP was legal to buy and available from your local dairy. What happened?
Why do NFTs look like… that?
Originally published in The Spinoff. They’re pitched as digital art, but they usually look like ugly gamer avatars. How come? For IRL, Josie Adams finds out.