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Entries for Thursday, April 19, 2007

April 19, 2007

disinfographics (tecznotes)

The highlights of Don Hincliffe’s loony “info” graphics which “explain” Web 2.0. I think my favourite is “The Habits of Highly Effective Web 2.0 Sites”. It’s gorgeously demented.

twttr sketch on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

The origin of Twitter (or Twttr as then was) in papery form. Seems I was quite accurate when I first saw it and described it as “the way my friends and I used to use our AIM Away messages to pass on information and injokes.”

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Official Google Blog: Your slice of the web

Somewhere between kinda-cool and terrifying: Allow Google to know Every Single Page you visit, and they’ll let you search against them. Yes, useful, but there’s no need for this to happen on Google’s servers in the sky.

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Add nice corners and shadows to your images with just a smidge of JavaScript.

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"groovy mother" :: First Post!

Lummy! It’s been five years since I started writing on groovymother.com. Gonna have to spend some time this weekend doing visualizations of my post history.

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Pug Hat on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

“Look, you guys, when the world is divided into who has Pug Hats and who does not, I will really miss you and write every day. “

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Toys "R" Us - Beaker Muppets 18" Posable Plush

Love the “features” on this. (Found while playing around on the renamed “Google Product Search”)

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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.