Hullo, I'm Jack.
By day I'm a software engineer for Skyscanner in the beautiful city of Edinburgh, Scotland. Also by day I write about technology. I create long(ish) form, highly interactive pieces that guide you through new concepts.
Feel free to have a gander.
Learn about data compression with interactive pixel art and pictures of Barack Obama
What is a blockchain? How do they work? The first of a two-part series.
What is Bitcoin? What is Ethereum and how do smart contracts work? The second of a two-part series.
Procedural generation and random noise are used extensively in modern gaming and VFX, but what are they?
My writing takes time and a lot of careful work. If you can spare anything to help me do it, I'll love you forever.
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