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PSA: Save Greece on Indiegogo

One optimistic Briton has started an Indiegogo campaign to save Greece from defaulting on its loan from the IMF.

He is asking for the small sum of €1 800 000 000. 98 more words


Fantasy Roller Derby League

Recently, a friend of a friend, Willis Yee, came to me with his really cool new board game: Fantasy Roller Derby League. Ummm… board games + roller derby?  1,329 more words

Roller Derby

Apple Music Launching Today

Apple will be launching their (new) streaming music service later today. Save your last bit of your monthly cap or get connected to your work’s wifi as you’ll need to download iOS 8.4 to get listening. 75 more words


Bad News: A SpaceX Rocket Exploded This Weekend

SpaceX is awesome. Elon Musk is crazy, but awesome. I love space and have been following the space program for many years.

Unfortunately for them one of their Falcon 9 rockets carrying a Dragon Capsule to the International Space Station suffered from RUD (Rapid Unscheduled Disassembly) yesterday (Sunday the 28th of June). 310 more words


Hotel Music

I’ve been playing the soundtrack from the Wes Anderson film, The Grand Budapest Hotel in the background for weeks.

I’ve found it to be the perfect soundtrack in the background of all my household pottering-around and chores. 164 more words


Why I hate the phrase “guilty pleasures.”

I don’t believe in guilty pleasures. If you fucking like something, like it. That’s what’s wrong with our generation: that residual punk rock guilt, like, “You’re not supposed to like that. 272 more words

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Review: iOS9 Beta

I installed iOS9 Beta on my iPhone 6 a day or two after it was announced at WWDC. This is my phone I use daily so it really was a trial by fire. 190 more words