Month: August 2009

Outside Lands 2009: Day 3 highlights and recap [video]

San Francisco’s 2nd Annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival came to a close last night. Unlike last year, where I attended the entire three-day festival, this time around I chose to save some cash and go to Sunday only. For the most part, it was yet another great day in Golden Gate Park.
Like any …

MINI Roadster makes an unofficial early online debut

Set to debut alongside its Coupe Concept brother, the highly anticipated (@ least around here) MINI Roadster has appeared online in a leaked photo of what appears to be a show poster. The Roadster looks almost identical to the rendering posted a few months back.
According to Inside Line (which posted the leaked image):
The good news …

Outside Lands 2009: First-ever live music festival webcast on YouTube

For those of you who couldn’t make it up to San Francisco for the 2009 Outside Lands Music Festival or may not stay the for the full three days, YouTube and T-Mobile have teamed up to keep you (partially) covered:
We are pleased to announce that Outside …

FCC reveals more about TomTom’s Car Kit for iThings

More good news on the TomTom GPS for iPod touch front. The FCC has been kind enough to reveal some more information about TomTom’s upcoming Car Kit. According the user manual submitted by TomTom, the Car Kit will include:
A built-in GPS receiver [that] enhances your iPhone’s GPS signal, ensuring the most reliable navigation, wherever …

MINI celebrates 50th anniversary w/ Coupe Concept

Yesterday, August 26, marked 50 years of MINI. In response to this historic milestone, the folks over @ MINI put together this rad little 2-seater, the MINI Coupe Concept (“CC”).
It’s based on the regular Cooper Hatchback but sports a lightweight aluminum roof to help lower its center of gravity. Strictly a two-seater, the low …

Oldie, but goodie: The Big Lebowski Dude, Man Version

Update: TomTom iPod touch app is “coming soon”

A couple months back, I posed the question: Will TomTom release an iPod touch app + dock GPS, too? It sounds like the answer is…yes.
Earlier this week, TomTom announced that its anticipated iPhone GPS app (iTunes link) was finally available through Apple’s App store for $99.99. More importantly on the touch side of things, TomTom …

Down Under: A collection of photographs from Australia

I’ve posted a (flash) gallery of photographs from my recent trip Down Under. Hope you enjoy – cheers!

Radiohead gives away “These Are My Twisted Words”

Radiohead has released a new track – These Are My Twisted Words – as a free download via W.A.S.T.E..
According to a recent Dead Air Space post:
So here’s a new song, called ‘These Are My Twisted Words’.
We’ve been recording for a while, and this was one of the first we finished.
We’re pretty proud of …

R & R: Off to Australia for a much needed vacation!

I’ll be traveling around Down Under for the next couple of weeks. See ya in a bit. Cheers!