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2009-02-06 (Friday)


  1. Support OpenStreetMap Donate Now

    OpenStreetMap are trying to raise £10,000 to buy a new API database server for their fantastic work. (via Simon Willison)

  2. iCraig » Geotagger

    A Mac app for using Google Earth to add GPS coordinates to photos’ EXIF data. A shame iPhoto doesn’t update its cached data though. (via Lee)

  3. Write to Reply

    Aims to provide a way to comment on individual paragraphs of public reports (starting with ‘Digital Britain’). Great stuff (not sure about the way comments are integrated (or not) though).

  4. Ma.gnolia Suffers Major Data Loss, Site Taken Offline | Epicenter from

    Another week another case of people losing data they’ve entrusted to a hosted service. (via Lee)

  5. Snarkmarket: A Snarkmarket Book Project: The New Liberal Arts

    Writing a book about “the new liberal arts” and asking “what are they?” Also, the most pointless use of video ever. (via Kottke)

  6. ColorSchemer - Online Color Scheme Generator

    Simple way of generating twelve complementary colours.

  7. Color Combinations | Color Schemes | Color Palettes

    The ‘Combo Tester’ provides a way of viewing up to eight colours together, and automatically creating complementary ranges of up to eight colours.


  • philgyford’s avatar

    Yayy, that Friday feeling. It's been about 18 months since I last worked five straight days in an office.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    Lovely, if too brief, lunch hour eating a burger while watching friends bowl. Happy Birthday @chrislunch (and @matlock).

  • philgyford’s avatar

    Final day in the (/this) office for a bit. Not sure my head, or shoulders, could maintain this intensity of nothing but coding.