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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.

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March 5, 2008

Fire Eagle

Fire Eagle has launched — a broker for your physical location, which other applications can use to improve user experiences. It’s really just APIs and geekery at the moment, but the applications that use and enable it will start appearing pretty quickly — I’ve already got a couple of ideas.

January 18, 2007

TagMaps - World Explorer

Wicked cool use of Flickr’s geotagging — Overlay maps with the tags most commonly used on photos taken at those locations.

October 19, 2006

My drive home from work -- Geotagged on Flickr

With little regard for public safety, I snapped a bunch of shots with my cellphone on my way home from work, which are lovingly (and automagically) placed along my route via the brilliance of Zonetag and Flickr.

October 12, 2006

Geotagging with Zonetag and Bluetooth GPS... (plasticbag.org)

Good overview from Tom Coates on how to get your cellphone geotagging and uploading photos automagically. This is the process I use, and I recommend the Nokia 6682 highly. It’s a decent-ish camera, and a great phone.

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September 5, 2006

RoboGEO: Map Your Photos

Software to merge the timestamps on your photos with the route file from your GPS to automagically geocode your photos ready for Flickr.

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September 4, 2006

Flickr: Explore your geotagged photos on a Map

My photos from our Scotland trip, overlaid onto a map of Scotland. Hooray for Flickry goodness.

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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.