Posted on January 6, 2013 at 9:54 pm by Andrew Arnott

A very quick way to show your site on mobiles and tablets

Our website on the Surface

If you want a pic of your website (or any other site for that matter) displayed on a variety of mobiles, tablets, laptops and monitors, placeit is an incredibly easy way to do it.

Just visit the site, choose the shot of the screen you want to use, drag in a screenshot or just type in the URL of your website and bingo, your site appears on the screen of your choice. You can use the images commercially (as long as you credit placeit) and it’s pretty cool if you want to cobble something together quickly.

The image above, showing our very own resplendent front page displayed on the Microsoft Surface, was of course generated by placeit.

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Posted on June 4, 2011 at 1:04 pm by Andrew Arnott

An amazing use of augmented reality

A new app on the iphone is finally demonstrating the power and possibilities of AR.

Augmented reality (AR) is being talked about a lot at the moment, but for all the buzz, I’ve yet to see anything that’s more than just a novelty. Until Word Lens appeared that is. (more…)

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Posted on October 8, 2010 at 10:09 am by Andrew Arnott

2 really useful sites – Highrise and Hipmunk

hipmunk image

These are the sort of things I love on the web. These 2 sites are completely unrelated, but have one thing in common – they’re seriously useful and user-friendly. Oh, that’s two things.


This is a CRM (customer relationship management) platform. What we love about it here at vclever is that 1) it’s incredibly user-friendly and intuitive Read more

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