Weekly Twitter Digest: 2009-08-24

  • TomTom iPhone app -- how can this work well, given the iPhone 3GS' terrible GPS accuracy? http://bit.ly/sTCou #
  • Fun evening! Jinwha in town, plus dessert and slideshow with Pam, Dave, Jan and Peter. Have to be up in 4.5 hrs. #
  • I'm sore from bowling. #
  • I'm glad I didn't have one of these when I was a kid. http://bit.ly/804Sz #
  • Understanding automatic door http://bit.ly/yhOmv (via failblog) #
  • Installing Windows 7 RC in VMWare Fusion. #
  • The Blackberry Bold's keyboard is so much better than the Tour's soggy keyboard. I'll miss the Bold... #
  • Evernote for Mac update improves text handling. YAY! http://bit.ly/1abAZA #
  • Shortly after this photo was taken, I was sprayed with breast milk. http://yfrog.com/5b62vefdj #
  • I'm telling you now: no guy wants to be at a baby shower. #
  • Someone just sent me a 50MB email message. Where's the respect?? #
  • I am going to meet someone named Lothlorien. If she doesn't have pointy ears, I'm going to be disappointed. #
  • It is gloomy in San Francisco today. Gloom gloom gloom. #
  • As an online shopper, I often feel guilty about carbon footprint. But it could be worse, if you buy from HP! http://bit.ly/3XRmSV #
  • Logitech upgrades mice to track on glass using darkfield tech. Nice upgrade! http://bit.ly/BRoU7 #
  • With Patchen at UPS, past closing time. Wonder if the long line is because all the staff went home. http://yfrog.com/0tri9j #
  • Making encrypted backup drive using PGP WDE on Mac. Had this in Antarctica; need to set up again for upcoming travel. #
  • I just ate mold. #
  • @cindypon by accident. It hides well in cheese! in reply to cindypon #
  • So... about District 9... HOLY SHIT!! GO SEE IT! #
  • It looks like a tour bus just unloaded into Taqueria Cancun in the Mission. I am so confused. #
  • I am here at this little cafe to work, and tourists with two little kids just happen to choose the table next to me to have a drink. ARGH. #
  • @johnolilly just gave a talk to high schoolers. Worth reading, even if you aren't in high school! http://bit.ly/10WZCS #
  • OK, I've settled on what I believed before. I am second generation. http://bit.ly/ND74r #
  • Why can I still not play flash movies smoothly on my powerful Mac Pro? (flash plugin #fail) #
  • Photography Pet Peeve #11: bad photography articles that try too hard. http://bit.ly/ikupa #
  • A good wrap-up of current SSD drives. Intel X25-M still strong. http://bit.ly/EFi6g #
  • Writing feverishly for a chapter in an upcoming book. Deadline coming soon, and leaving at 4am for a weekend of rafting... #
  • I AM AT MCDONALDS!! #
  • @johnolilly cool article on Ben. I haven't seen him since internship at Trilogy in 1996! in reply to johnolilly #
  • Pardon the McDonalds excitement. I *never* go. For example, I go to Indonesia more than I go to McDonalds! #
  • Drew of AO Rafting -- awesome rafting guide. Highly recommended! http://aorafting.com #
  • Danger! Danger! Photo is blurry cuz I was scared. http://yfrog.com/5kbb8hj #
  • What's the PC term for "hillbilly"? #
  • @alexkingorg don't do it! Think about actually being to make phone calls. Connectivity and network access trump good hardware. in reply to alexkingorg #