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3 May 2013

Links

  1. Spoogeworld lost musical documentation

    Includes a scan of a page from ‘Keyboard’ magazine in 1987 which shows you Brian Eno’s favourite patches for the Yamaha DX7 for you to tap in.

  2. My First Bookmarks

    The web bookmarks I used in 1995. They were originally written out on sheets of A4 paper, then at some point I made them into a web page. I don’t think browsers had bookmarking as a feature at first.

  3. The best burritos and tacos in London – 55 burritos, 83 tacos, 59 eateries, one verdict | The Picky Glutton

    Ten years ago I wrote a post wondering why there was so little Mexican food in London. Now look. (via Antimega)

Tweets

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    A google reveals that a BayMOO friend from 15 years ago did actually become a doctor in the end. Congrats to them.

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    I still have some kind of BayMOO help document on my drive, from 1995. I just need a copy of Quark XPress to open it.

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    $ telnet baymoo.org 8888
    Trying 66.92.13.114...
    Connected to baymoo.org.

    [Oh!]

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    $ telnet spacebar.com 7227
    Trying 198.61.176.231...
    telnet: connect to address 198.61.176.231: Connection refused

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    @iamdanw Yeah, I can hang out in the MOOs all night!

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    Friday night Internet is the best Internet.

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    Dashcam footage reveals Russia is not solely full of non-stop car crashes; also full of people desperate for pedestrian crossings.

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    @kottke Oddly, the clip at 4:35 is from the UK.

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    @pkqk You tweeted that thought out loud.

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    “…the skies always had little fluffy data centers in ‘em… they would catch the colors everywhere… You might still see them in the desert.”