Archive for the ‘Fluffy’ Category

Fluffy Links – Monday 19th April 2010

Monday, April 19th, 2010

It’s the name that caught me. Cookery classes for me and you and kids too! UmNumNum

Did a talk recently at the Ballybane Enterprise Centre. This centre was set up by the local Credit Union to support local business. Brilliant idea.

Guy protests with blank placard. Love it.

Charities, beer drinkers and chancers.

Two more Bizcamps are happening soon. No money resting in accounts under this name at least!

Another TwinnerParty with Donal. Twitter, food prep, food eating.

How not to choke. Stage fright/performance type choke.

This follow finder tool from Google rocks.

Crystal Castles new album is out soon, maybe sooner with the leak the past few days. This is one of the tracks:

Fluffy Links – Monday April 12th 2010

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Karen from Life’s a Bastard has a new blog counting down to her wedding day. Beating myself into a dress.

Interesting job from Prosperity. Online content editor doing social media larky stuff.

Pat’s put broadband in his car, for his iPad. Easy setup.

BTW meetup (Blogger-Twitter-Whatever) on the 29th April. The event is free to attend.

Direct eBooks in Cork are looking for a web developer.

Congrats to all those nominated for Net Visionary Awards.

Via Neil Gaiman

Skinny Puppy – Spasmolytic

Fluffy Links – Thursday April 8th 2010

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

Fantastic summary video of Blog Awards 2010 inc the funeral entrance.

Irish review site, as in As Gaeilge

TEDx Liffey is next week. Grab some tix, they’re almost gone.

Paul Dervan wants to bring charities, marketers and students together to work on projects. Great idea.

FunConf just got funner. FunConf is the one day web conference on a bus driving through Ireland. Very limited seating obviously. Speakers inc Werner Vogels, Amazon CTO.

Win an iFad, forget the aul iPad.

BeLonG To Youth Services are launching a campaign called Stand Up! LGBT Awareness Week, you can follow them on twitter.

Another year, another Storyland. Follow Gerry the Butcher on Twitter. Watch him on YouTube and vote for him if you wish.

New Chemical Brothers tune, 12 mins long!

Fluffy Links – Wednesday April 7th 2010

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Love this post from Phil about movie spoilers.

New blog, nice concept. Couch Surfing in Dublin. Great database of gaffs to rob too.

Good post from Frankie P about using multiple feeds for Facebook Notes.

New blog: Alternative Tunings. A blog about the Irish alternative music scene.

What is The Board? “The Board is a support group for your business, provided in the form of structured monthly board meetings”

Via Eoin. Some great presos on recycling campaign ideas.

Via Anrooooooo, TED talk on simplifying legal jargon.

Via the Award giving and winning Jim Carroll -> Mountain Men – Animal Tracks

Fluffy Links – Wednesday March 31st 2010

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

New blog, at least to me. Mary Egan.

TEDx Liffey is April 15th. Limited tickets. Very cheap. Speakers: Mick Wallace, The Happy Pear, ARK Change Your World, Dylan Haskins.

Grannymar once again proves to be an inspiration. I ought to have more fun.

Peig and tellys, Ireland 2010.

So this is where Jonathan is.

Uh oh, don’t tell Fran Hollywood about a foam Mario getting knifed.

Nice ideas. Nokia and World Bank fund mobile apps for/in Africa.

Amazing story of a genius thief.

Love Panti’s vid from the Blog Awards:

Fluffy Links – Wednesday March 24th 2010

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

RTE’s greatest Irish figures. Please. Production company guy on radio the other day made it sound like it was designed to wind people up. Get a scientist on the list.

Meanwhile for the next six weeks RTÉ is asking the public to put forward their ideas and suggestions for how it might improve its services and meet the needs of its audience better. Make your voice heard. Do a Liveline on Liveline!

Hearing good things about the book Beating the Recession. Pat has a review up.

Eason launches an e-book store. Er, pricey.

Via Ebby. Funny and offensive. Eating off the People’s Princess.

The kids have been using the anti-kids buzz/alarm sounds for years in class. Still, clever enough of Fanta to help kids rebel.

Tories launch anti-Labour site, get mauled online within minutes. Fantastic timeline.

Lady Gaga Telephone Makeup “Tutorial”. I love the fact that a whole market can spring up of people using YouTube to try and be more like their idols. Take note.

Fluffy Links – Friday March 19th 2010

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Nice to see QR codes in Facebook.

Got asked to spread word on this survey on SME Internet Adoption in Ireland for Doctoral Research. 300 quid draw for those that do it.

Please vote for The Holy Minute, a remake of the Holy Grail.

Blogger/Twitter meetup on April 29th.

Community Manager job for the Science Gallery.

Via Twitter This doggie likes riots.

Love good design. Genius outdoor lights.

Paddy Powerwood.

You’ve all probably seen this chatroulette piano improv but shows how there is still creativity out there.

Fluffy Links – Tuesday March 16th 2010

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Nice progressive idea from Enterprise Ireland, could do with less press releases though!

The Best Connected blog connects the community, Enterprise Ireland clients, Multinational companies with each other and with the Public Sector and 3rd Level education

Gig of the Summer in Cork, Villagers, Grizzly Bear, Midlake and Camera Obscura.

Love the fact that the White House press secretary is on Twitter.

Nice food offers from Milano.

This is beautiful and sad. Old couple uses free listings to meet people to stop being lonely.

Nice intro guide to link building.

Seinfeld takes no shit from Larry King

Fluffy Links – Friday March 12th 2010

Friday, March 12th, 2010

Tickets for Blog Awards 2010 are on sale now.

Alan on Seachtain Na Gaeilge

Philip Glass doing a solo show in Dublin on June 22nd.

New blog: Conor Culkin.

Foxes in Fiction, free album.

Love these bookmarks.

Facebook Pages, good for local businesses, see?

This is one of the best business blogs around. Showing off your product does NOT need to be like a brochure.

Good to see some people can tell Steve Jobs where he can shove it.

Social media campaigns to be regulated in the UK?

Can’t pay attention anymore? Reclaim it.

Jack Bauer Interrogates socky

Mumford and Sons – Cave

Fluffy Links – 10th March 2010

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

New foodie blog, Adventures in Veg.

A polytician is like polystyrene because….

New blog: Pick my brains.

Jeff Jarvis calls bullshit on TED.

Mediagazer is a news aggregator.

Social media: Vital in the newsroom.

Want to submit a project to the next exhibition in the Science Gallery? Biorhythm wants hackers.

Google Public data looks fantastic.

Jónsi – Go Do

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