Google’s magic anus

POSTED IN birminghamuk, found stuff, geekery | TAGS : , , 23 March 2009

Created by the way Google has stitched two of its Street View panoramas in Smethwick, take the advert for a filum and a moving bus and, oops:

St Alban's Rd, Smethwick, Sandwell B67, UK - Google Maps

We were on the radio

POSTED IN my projects | TAGS : , , , , 7 March 2009

Jules doing 'the big paws' hand gesture. on TwitPic

And it was loads of fun, I’m sure we made loads of balls ups but I’m too scared to listen again to it. You can tho’ (if you like):

Listen to The Big Paws on Rhubarb Radio

Radio Free Horse Shit For The Garden

POSTED IN birminghamuk | TAGS : , , , , , 9 February 2009

Young @probablydrunk on teh  @rhubarbradio on TwitPic

If you like the Two Ronnies your first thought when using the word Rhubarb is probably “manure”, but no more. At least until they run out of themes and end up doing a gardening-with-poo based show, Danny Smith et al’s Rhubarb Radio show puts all effluent fertilizer thoughts out of my head. It replaced them this week with robot sex, but that’ll change as long as I keep tuning in at 7pm on Saturdays.

If you spent your evening less productively this week you can still listen again:

Listen to Technical Difficulties on Rhubarb Radio

iPhoto sees people everywhere

POSTED IN geekery, misc | TAGS : , , , , 30 January 2009

I’ve been playing with the new iPhoto ’09, it’s major selling point is face recognition — it attempts to spot faces in your photos and keep a record of who’s where. It makes some brave attempts, but doesn’t always make it:

First it spotted a face in Bearwood High St.

iPhoto - Bearwood High St Has a Face
Uploaded with plasq‘s Skitch!

Then it saw faces, lots of them, but didn’t connect them together.
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cup of tea and a sit down

POSTED IN do want | TAGS : , , , 9 May 2008

A seat, or a bucket…?(via)

Twitter Cartoon Day

POSTED IN cute, geekery | TAGS : , , 18 April 2008

Normally my twitter followers are a, fairly, sane bunch of humans – but today I’ve been watching then all turn to toons. Today has been declared ‘Twitter Cartoon Day’ -

“Brighten up the lives of your fellow Twitterers today by changing your avatar (picture) to a cartoon character.”

mithr, twitter for your mum

POSTED IN geekery | TAGS : , , , , , , 2 April 2008

mithr - twitter for your mum
Does your mum witter on about nothing? Get her on mithr, microblogging for your mum.

Not a virus, maybe not real yet, but very smart

POSTED IN Uncategorized | TAGS : , , 7 March 2008

Bookmarks for 26th February through 28th February

POSTED IN, twitter | TAGS : , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 28 February 2008

These are my links for 26th February through 28th February:

Sometimes you need a little help making decisions

POSTED IN my projects | TAGS : , , , , , 14 February 2008

Flickr Fight

So that’s where Flickr Fight comes in. It’s a little toy I made to bring the power of Flickr into everyday decision-making – just type in two words and see which one wins. Here’s a few of my favourite so far:

Daddy Vs Chips

Cats Vs Dogs

Rock Vs Disco