Weekly Twitter Digest: 2009-06-22

  • Skype is terrible these days. Everyone seems to agree. #
  • A friend recommends SightSpeed as a Skype replacement. Anyone use it? http://www.sightspeed.com #
  • Went to Roche Harbor tonight, where red-blooded Americas played patriotic music while taking flags down, and then fired a cannon. #
  • Whaaaa? 36 (thirty-six) 12"x16" microfiber cloths for $16.99? Yes, please. http://bit.ly/aGEyu #
  • Olympus E-P1. Me want. http://bit.ly/Y7f04 #
  • Installed Alex King's latest WordPress Mobile Edition plugin (http://bit.ly/14SYwz) on our MarineLife Keywords blog: http://bit.ly/D4Hpl #
  • Layar: Augmented reality browser for mobile devices. http://layar.eu/ #
  • @chaimhaas Hello! I am on Skype 2.8 beta on Mac OS 10.5.7 on a unibody MBP17. The others are on Windows machines. Email http://bit.ly/GhEeL in reply to chaimhaas #
  • Childhood fears "Horror" portfolio by Joshua Hoffine. http://bit.ly/roKUh #
  • @chriskac I knew it!! :) in reply to chriskac #
  • Went bowling with some Sea Shepherd folk tonight. Good fun! (bowled a 147) #
  • 1 bad thing about having Facebook pull data from everywhere is that my friends have to deal with news dupes (i.e. Flickr, Journal, Twitter) #
  • *Almost* finished download of iPhone OS 3.0, but then had to pack up for the airport. Well... it will be there later. :) #
  • Removed journal feed from Facebook import. Now, only the Twitter item will show, but you'll have to click through for the actual content. #
  • @kaichang Did you have to do military service in Taiwan? I was offered a passport, but they said I'd probably have to serve. in reply to kaichang #
  • Famous last words!! :) (re: @kaichang "In theory I am 'on call' 4 military duty if war breaks out w China. But what are the odds of that?") #
  • Just put my 16GB Diesel USB flash drive in the wash. Still works! #
  • I uploaded a YouTube video -- Paiwan aboriginal tribe of Taiwan visits the San Diego TACC http://bit.ly/WOesc #
  • 1st attempt at making Vietnamese ice coffee - FAIL! #
  • 2nd attempt at making Vietnamese ice coffee -- SUCCESS! #
  • Chat contacts, install Emoji emoticons! Adium: http://bit.ly/fx9ao iChat: http://bit.ly/mv0Dp iPhone: http://bit.ly/COLBS #
  • Crafts night! Dremeled my two 2G iPhone docks to fit my new 3GS. One is the old one for the bluetooth headset, which is no longer available. #
  • @fleander A rare moment when I wasn't trying to get away from the camera. :) in reply to fleander #
  • RT: help protect identity of Twitter users updating from Iran, change your location to Iran, timezone GMT+3.30 hrs #Iranelection #
  • How do non-computer people use computers? Seriously. #
  • Sending this tweet from @adamnash 's test Palm Pre. #
  • @macaby Just checked out the #whalewars thread -- amazing that people think that reality TV is 100% real (and make judgments about people) in reply to macaby #
  • Re-calibrating/profiling my two big displays on Mac Pro, MacBook Pro, and company iMac. Using Monaco Optix XR Pro. Want better solution. #
  • @DivePhotoGuide The Monaco software allows for profile matching. It's not perfect, but it's not bad... in reply to DivePhotoGuide #
  • I need to get outside for some natural light! #
  • 20% of my calls on AT&T are failing today. Wonder if they are having problems with load from new iPhones. #
  • @alexkingorg AT&T also has the best international network. If it weren't for that, and iPhone, I'd be on Verizon! in reply to alexkingorg #
  • QuickBooks 2009 for Mac trial version link is hidden on Intuit's website... so here it is for convenience: http://bit.ly/y8iEk #
  • Accounting day for Wetpixel. And by "day," I mean that. #
  • Trying 10 day demo of Color Eyes Pro (with Monaco XR device). @andybiggs swears by it, and I trust him. #
  • Out for Father's Day with Geoff and Livia at hardcore Chinese food http://yfrog.com/0wg4xnj #
  • For all my new parent friends (directions for parents) http://bit.ly/R6ahi #