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.
Great report from a group of Boston-area smartfolks led by Tim Hwang, on what’s been going on on Twitter over the last few weeks.
The single-serving-site loveliness of Instant Crickets, Bom Bom Bom Bom Wooo, Instant Rimshot and Sad Trombone, clipped to my OS X dashboard for those times they're urgently needed.
Steven “Swells” Wells, one of the finest, funniest and rantiest writers during the period I read the NME, passed away this week. This is his final column.
I bloody love movie trailers. Like pop videos, it’s easy to miss the artistry involved in making a good one.
New art was hung yesterday in the lobby at 301 Brannan. Bonus: You'll have something to read while waiting for the elevator (it incorporates a page from "A Projection of Species Extinction")
Using last.fm data to work out how “passionate” fans of bands are. A sloppy metric, but interesting nonetheless.
(This is taken at the same time as my previous shot, just with the iPhone 3GS's press-to-focus set to the TV, so the lighting balance got changed. Nice!)
The bassets are less likely to be having interesting conversations that I get drawn into, dragging me away from whatever I'm working on.
Lovely site and associated iPhone app from Dunkin Donuts: Social software to organize your coffee run.
Current status: Craving a “large regular” and a bacon & egg bagel sandwich.
Now EVERY day can be Taco Truck Tuesday!
“A love of baseball plus a love of infographics equals Flip Flop Fly Ball.” Lots of great stuff, the comparison of ballpark ticket prices being my favourite.
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.