Weekly Twitter Digest: 2009-08-17

  • SSD garbage collection scheme -- all SSDs need this! http://bit.ly/pSqh1 #
  • Fantastic shark conservation art prints (super stylized). http://bit.ly/URHjW #
  • Just signed up for HTH Worldwide Travel Gap Multi-Trip insurance. Looks good. http://bit.ly/JnpTj #
  • Facebook acquires FriendFeed. http://bit.ly/WNdaP #
  • Long overdue: dental appt, doctor's appt, car service appt. I'm getting stuff fixed. #
  • Photos from typhoon Morakot in Taiwan. http://bit.ly/vAvGi #
  • I wonder if Blue Shield of Californa has *any* in-network doctors or dentists I actually want to use! #
  • Doctor wanted Whale Wars stories. Should have offered trade for his services. #
  • Crap. I think I'm in the wrong kind of office. http://yfrog.com/0tkfnxj #
  • All of Mason St in downtown San Francisco smells like urine and B.O. #
  • Managing UI Complexity, Brandon Walkin http://bit.ly/105nj9 #
  • Off in search of some Perseids! Not looking good, with Bay Area cloud cover. #
  • Moonrise over a mountain = breathtaking! And, Pam the chicken, scared of a deer. :) #
  • Sold Canon 1D Mark III and Canon 1Ds Mark III bodies. That was easy! #
  • @jauderho Smaller, cheaper, has video. UW housing a lot smaller, too. Lose sync speed, weather seal, focus track, focus speed, vert grip... in reply to jauderho #
  • @gilesshaxted 5D2 movies: change live view button to Stills + Movie. Hit live view button, then SET to start/stop recording. in reply to gilesshaxted #
  • Pam's iPhone just dropped a call... while she was on the phone with the (an?) iPhone product manager at Apple. HAHAHAHAAHA! #
  • @enjelani ... And especially funny cuz you just dropped a call with me, as well! :) in reply to enjelani #
  • Saw "The Cove" tonight: story about the annual dolphin slaughter in Taiji, Japan. Touching and infuriating. Go see it! http://bit.ly/OuXKH #
  • Is smugmug down? Or is it something on my end? #
  • Ahhh, I see. Smugmug is down for scheduled maintenance. http://bit.ly/72RYC #
  • Headed to Los Angeles tonight for the G2 Gallery reception, featuring my work! See you there. :) http://bit.ly/1WWxl #
  • I seem to have lost my ironing board and iron. #
  • Every time I see how foreign visitors are treated at domestic airports, I am embarrassed by my country. #
  • I am getting depressed as I read Song for the Blue Ocean, by Carl Safina. #
  • Had a great time @ the G2 gallery reception. The security line at LAX is outside on a bridge over the parking lot. Hope I make the flight! #
  • @dolphintrainer1 I am a few episodes behind, but I can't wait to catch up #whalewars in reply to dolphintrainer1 #
  • Kehoe finished my 3D FLIP camera rig modifications! Thanks, Don... #
  • @viennateng No hash tags in every tweet unless you want to be utterly incomprehensible to most people! :) in reply to viennateng #
  • Birthday bowling with #davidpatchen, the birthday boy (who hasn't been on twitter for more than a year). Happy birthday!! #
  • I uploaded a YouTube video -- Timelapse assembly of a Seacam Canon 5D Mark II underwater housing http://bit.ly/t5jJM #
  • I uploaded a YouTube video -- Birthday Bowling http://bit.ly/ubefl #
  • Lucien said the coffee I made him was the best coffee he had ever had, in the States! High praise from a European! #
  • Errands day, it seems. Laundry, dishes, accounting, misc shopping. So late, already! #