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Read our latest posts below:

thoughts on the last day of 2006

By Patrick Crampton | Dec 31, 2006

I’m having a blissfully slow week. Reading books, listening to jazz records, and strolling up to Notting Hill once a day to grab some dinner. …

blogging delivers five-fold increase in stormhoek sales in less than two years?

By Patrick Crampton | Dec 29, 2006

It’s been a busy year for Stormhoek. December 29th, 2005 [one year ago exactly]: “Blogging Doubled Stormhoek Sales In Less Than Twelve Months.” When I …

winners announced

By Patrick Crampton | Dec 27, 2006

Steve Clayton announces the winners of the “Blue Monster” lithograph. I was in my local pub four days ago, hanging out with an old acquaintance. …

microsoft blue monster lithographs have arrived

By Patrick Crampton | Dec 14, 2006

[Click on image to enlarge etc.] The Microsoft Blue Monster Lithographs have arrived. Microsoft’s Steve Clayton reports: Hands up who wants one of the limited …

blue monster lithographs

By Patrick Crampton | Dec 8, 2006

I said earlier that if the Microsoft “Blue Monster” cartoon got enough traction inside Microsoft and its extended family, Stormhoek would consider doing a signed, …

The Blue Monster: How Gapingvoid Helped Shaped Microsoft’s Culture

By Patrick Crampton | Oct 30, 2006

[UPDATE: This is for non-commercial use only etc.] I just designed this poster for my buddies over at Microsoft [you know who you are]. If …

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