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This is an old page from Rod Begbie's blog.

It only exists in an attempt to prevent linkrot. No new content will be added to this site, and links and images are liable to be broken. Check out begbie.com to find where I'm posting stuff these days.

Entries for Friday, June 16, 2006

June 16, 2006


Just added this to groovymother out of idle curiosity. Sign up, get a free dollar, then donate a penny every time you visit here, or other affiliated sites.

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Cunning OSX hack to enable an instantly-accessible Quake-style terminal window.

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tourb.us | Find Local, Live Music

Local startup tourb.us has launched. User-contributed and web-scraped gig listings. Includes my pet favourite feature: Enter your last.fm username, and they’ll email you if any of your favourite bands play locally.

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Game Over

Classic video games re-enacted in stop motion with food and toys.


‘telnet ascii-wm.net 2006’ to get a realtime ASCII art stream of World Cup matches.

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Extortr: online blackmail for the masses

Genius! This is everything social software should be. User-generated content, bringing people together.

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Swansea North Residents Association - NEWS

Tango do a nice spoof of that Sony bouncing-balls-in-SanFran advert. The rest of the astroturf site is pretty decent too.

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About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.