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Entries for week beginning February 13, 2011

February 16, 2011

Tim Hwang - Exterminate Exterminate

Tim’s 5-minute talk at last week’s Ignite SF, covering his recently run social-battlebots contest. Must watch!

Inside the DNA of the Facebook Mafia

Pretty solid Sarah Lacy post, which includes this perceptive gem:

“Quora seeks to organize information to benefit the person answering the question, not the person asking it. As such, some people posing the questions get annoyed that they don’t get the right to retain more control of the dialogue.”

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Apple's Three Laws of Developers

“1. A developer may not injure Apple or, through inaction, allow Apple to come to harm.”

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Letters of Note: I love my Muppet life

Several letters written by Jim Henson and other muppety folks. Wonderful stuff.

February 15, 2011

Anonymous speaks: the inside story of the HBGary hack

SQL injection, ssh password authentication and re-used weak passwords. *headdesk*

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February 14, 2011

The Slooglers finally found a way to replace me

The Slooglers finally found a way to replace me

Lovers Are for San Francisco

Celebrating Valentine’s Day, SF-style.

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February 13, 2011

@jtag welcomes the Awesome party peeps

@jtag welcomes the Awesome party peeps

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.