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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 week beginning February 22, 2009

February 28, 2009

Bob Mould at the Swedish American Hall

Bob Mould at the Swedish American Hall

Part of the Noise Pop '09 festival.

February 27, 2009

Bizkit the Sleep Walking Dog

Funniest video I’ve seen on YouTube in a while — poor dog looks so confused at the end. Makes our pups look positively intelligent!

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Quick and fun iPhone word game from ngmoco. Somewhere between Dice Poker and Boggle. $0.99 from the App Store.

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War Child presents Heroes

CD Purchase: Various Artists - War Child presents Heroes

February 26, 2009

The size of social networks | Primates on Facebook | The Economist

Good Economist article about how “the Dunbar number” relates to online social networks, with some interesting stats about friend groups on Facebook.

Röyksopp: Happy Up Here

New Röyksopp video — imaginative “real-life” space invaders.

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February 25, 2009

cufón: fonts for the people

Now this is lovely — convert fonts into VML, then seamlessly replace text on webpages. Like sIFR, but without the horrendous hassle of needing to do things with Flash.

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February 23, 2009

"Techcrunch are full of shit"

Last.fm follow up to the unsubstantiated rumour published as fact by TechCrunch on Friday.

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.