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Sarah Smash! Eddie Smash Too!

Wednesday, September 17, 2008 11:59

You’re fuming. A long day at work or school, and things did not go the way you planned it. Stressful and alone, you could settle for a massage from that special someone right now, but will it really relieve your ...

BarCampSanDiego is this weekend!

Friday, June 1, 2007 10:41

When June 2 - 3, 2007 1pm on Saturday through 5pm Sunday eventful | upcoming Where Technical Training Resources 6920 Miramar Rd., Suite 105, San Diego, CA 92121 directions | map

Cory Doctorow speaking in San Diego next week

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 13:10

Cory is a dynamic speaker and passionately dedicated to copyright and  digital rights issues.  I videotaped his speach called "The Access to Knowledge Treaty: What if WIPO Actually Worked For Us? A Digital Dialog Lecture with Cory Doctorow" in 2005 and it is available at the Internet Archive here:...

March Mingle 2007

Tuesday, March 20, 2007 18:28

Although this happens tomorrow, I first heard about it today!When / Where? When: Wednesday, March 21st (5:30PM - 9:00PM) Where: Dave N Busters, San Diego Cost: Free Finger Food (Cash Bar) Door Prizes: Books / Software / More!March Mingle 2007powered by performancing firefox

San Diego Comic Con is kewl. Leave it.

Monday, March 12, 2007 23:32

I found Mark Evanier's post "What Happens in San Diego Stays in San Diego" quite informative and entertaining. It basically decimates the idea that Comic-Con International would be better off in Las Vegas as suggested by Katherine Keller in her opinion piece in Sequential Tart that ...

San Diego’s OnlineBootyCall.com: 1million users!

Wednesday, August 9, 2006 22:25

Vyuz San Diego, ever vigilant for important, weighty topics, has this latest news item: San Diego's OnlineBootyCall.com reaches one million members with only a single marriage: OnlineBootyCall.com, a San Diego-based online dating site, announced that it has reached the one-million member mark while receiving only one confirmed report of ...

2006 Comic-Con Wrap

Sunday, July 23, 2006 20:30

I just got back from the 2006 San Diego Comic-Con and it was awesome! It'd been a couple years since I was last there, but I was blown away by the quality of the panels that I went to. I've posted my wrap-up on my website, which you can read ...

Comic-Con

Thursday, July 20, 2006 9:39

Shuttle/ISS Flyover

Thursday, July 13, 2006 0:02

Kevin suggested (4! days ago -- sorry for the lateness, I've been busy): Shuttle + Station Flyover Video See anything weird in the sky last night?  The Moon was next to Antares, and the Space Shuttle -- docked to the International Space Station -- flew right past it.  They're bright individually, but together ...

BarCampSanDiego Seeks Venue

Sunday, July 2, 2006 23:38

BarCampSanDiego is looking for somewhere to hold a BarCamp.  What's a BarCamp, you ask?From http://barcamp.org/ :BarCamp is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, demos, and interaction ...

gabbly.com – chat about any content on the web

Monday, June 26, 2006 7:36

gabbly.com | MetaFilter Chat about any content on the web by adding gabbly.com in front of any URL. e.g.: http://gabbly.com/http://sandiegoblog.com/ (of course, there may not be anyone there, but still, a clean implementation of an older idea).

Boing Boing: Textamerica goes fee-only, will delete all old, free moblogs

Thursday, June 22, 2006 16:17

San Diego moblog company textamerica has a heckuva PR problem. Boing Boing: Textamerica goes fee-only, will delete all old, free moblogs Textamerica goes fee-only, will delete all old, free moblogs I bet they could figure out how to put those old blogs back, and make them pay, and not be such ...

San Diego Code Camp This Weekend

Wednesday, June 21, 2006 17:19

Reposted from websandiego: http://www.socalcodecamp.com/ http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SDJUG-Announcements/ June 24 & 25, 2006 at UCSD Extension on the La Jolla campus. Code Camp is a place for developers to come and learn from their peers. This community driven event has become an international trend where peer groups of all platforms, programming languages and disciplines ...

O.B. Article on Wikipedia “too much hippie slang”

Tuesday, June 20, 2006 13:00

It actually seems about right to me to say that: This article uses excessive clichés and jargon associated with Hippies. To maintain quality standards and accessibility, please use more neutral language and tone. That's awesome. See for yourself, and edit ...

Simple Business Workshop – Web 2.0 comes to San Diego July 25

Saturday, June 17, 2006 11:53

Curt Hopkins [email: curt (at) sproutit.com] of Sproutit sent us: I'm writing to let you know about the Simple Business Workshop that is taking place at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego on July 25. The Workshop is being taught by former San Diegans (and Point Loma alumni) Peter Gohman, ...

San Diego New Tech Meetup … Not

Monday, June 12, 2006 19:07

brianstorms weblog: San Diego New Tech Meetup . . . Not After two months of trying to get speakers for the San Diego New Tech Meetup, and not getting any commitments from anyone to speak, I've shut down the group and have no intentions of starting it up again. It ...

San Diego Blog Layout Using Yahoo Grids CSS

Thursday, May 25, 2006 17:17

Today I spent a little time tweaking the layout of the blog to take better advantage of screen real estate using the Yahoo UI Library Grids CSS. It's pretty powerful stuff so far, and it seems to look fine in Safari, Firefox, and MSIE/Windows. San Diego Blog How's it ...

Rubik’s Cube Competition This Weekend

Wednesday, May 24, 2006 10:01

Vyuz San Diego: Blockheads square off in Rubik's Cube competition: On May 27, the Ruben H. Fleet Science Center will hold an event that if you ARE there, you will be square – or at least cubed. That’s when they’ll hold the Rubik’s Cube Competition and in case you thought that ...

Ride Across California Map Geeking

Ride Across California Map Geeking

Tuesday, April 25, 2006 18:45

Here's a link to an entry in my blog about a recent Ride Across California that my daughter's 5th grade class performed. There are a lot of Google Earth maps detailing the ride from Yuma to San Diego. My last ten posts at www.declan.net are also about the ...

Internet 2.0, the Next Generation: A ‘Web’ of Opportunity

Monday, April 24, 2006 11:17

Cool event later this week... SDVG: Calendar of Events Internet 2.0, the Next Generation: A 'Web' of Opportunity What’s hot and what’s not in the world of the web? We’ve gone from dotcom to dotbomb and now we’re back! Where are the Internet pioneers going to take us next? Our April panel will give us some insight into what we should expect from Internet deals in the next few years. Who is getting funding? Who should be getting funding? What are the new measures for success in the Web (Could it be “cashflow” and “revenue” instead of eyeballs and traffic)?