March 09, 2011

London or Otherwise UK Meetup! I'm going to be in the UK (Cambridge specifically) till 20 Mar. So now would be a good time to arrange a meetup or three? more inside

October 06, 2010

Mofi Meetup! So it's time for another Mofiiii~i*coughcough* meetup! I'll be arriving this Saturday as Casa mothninja. How does the 16th sound to everyone? I have a very top-secret appointment on 15th morning, so 14th is right out. Will be in Cambridge 15th and possibly 16th morning.

March 02, 2010

The Oops Design Award is only in its first year, but you can already find dozens of silly, impractical and sometimes downright dangerous product designs on the site.

December 01, 2009

Barnes and Noble unveil Nook, an eBook reader that also saves and plays mp3s, among other file formats. more inside

November 30, 2009

Wordy snarky strips about the "creative business" industry.

November 13, 2009

Meet Me in Alameda! I will be arriving tomorrow in Alameda, CA, and es_el_queso has so kindly given me room and board as well as play host to our Metafilter meetup. more inside

January 05, 2009

Singapore in 1938. The Singapore Grand Prix then and nowish.

December 07, 2008

Dreams. A spot the difference game, which has different, er, differences each time you play. I quite like the artwork.

November 26, 2008

A One Act Play. By Steve Lawson. *frothes at the mouth*

November 21, 2008

Like we did last winter... Let's gift again, like we did last year (not). more inside

July 27, 2008

Happy Birthday Monkeybashi !!! Many happy returns! Thank you again for this wonderful site, where we've made friends, had fun and generally hung loose.

July 21, 2008

Cuirous George: The Big C A FOAF (friend of a friend) who lives in CA, has pancreatic cancer. She is looking for any treatments that may help. more inside

July 15, 2008

Let's do this again! London meetup, anyone? more inside

May 26, 2008

The science of keyboard design. Does anyone else find it interesting to try out new keyboards simply because the keys click differently? via BoingBoing Gadgets

May 15, 2008

Tremulous George: Wisdom Teeth On Tuesday, I'm about to undergo an operation to remove all four wisdom teeth, and one possible root canal. Does anyone have any advice? "Don't do it!" doesn't count, thanks. more inside

April 30, 2008

Cognitive surplus is a concept that produced an "aha!" moment for me. Many blogs have covered Clay Shirky's presentation at Harvard of his new book Here Comes Everybody (no sniggering!). Via.

April 23, 2008

It only tells the hour, but that's amazing enough. Artist Christiaan Postma uses more than 150 clockworks to create a clockface that spells out each hour. I love the animation. (Shamelessly stolen from Boing Boing)

April 01, 2008

Tai Chi could help diabetics control their blood sugar. Tai Chi is a slow, relaxing form of exercise that even the very old can start learning. (via reddit) more inside

March 19, 2008

Match It For Pratchett , by Pat Cadigan (his Livejournal blog). Donate to Alzheimer's Research Trust to match Terry Pratchett's US$1 million donation. more inside

March 15, 2008

Torchwood Babiez for Torchwood/Doctor Who fans. Yes, it is very cute. Go on, you know, you want to... First four pages in links above. Via this Big Blue thread, headspace's comment.
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