Weekly Twitter Digest: 2009-11-22

  • Crap. Google contacts / Droid contacts / Facebook integration merged me with the Harvard version of Eric Cheng. #
  • OK. I had to de-friend the Harvard Eric Cheng (http://bit.ly/3VPan2 in Facebook to fix our namespace clash on Droid. Quite sad. #
  • Can't wait until autotuning in discrete steps leaves popular music. #
  • I just received email from the Harvard Eric Cheng, and I thought, "wait, I didn't write that!" So confusing. ;) #
  • Still unable to cancel AT&T wireless by phone. Can't login online, either (error L123). Yippee. #
  • Buy underwater prints from renowned underwater photographers and raise money for Asia Pacific disaster victims! http://wetpixel.com/oxfam #
  • @adamnash Keep us posted about your luck with AT&T UVerse 18 Mbps! I'm on Speakeasy -- reliable, but expensive ($99 for 6Mbps/768kbps) in reply to adamnash #
  • I had 42MB of orphaned messages in drafts! RT @andymanson: Semi-fix for Mail.app’s Undeleted Drafts Bug http://tr.im/F8TA #
  • Migrating from Zenbe Lists to Remember the Milk. http://www.rememberthemilk.com #
  • My last tweet from the celebration on incompetence that is AT&T Wireless. They still can't close my account. #
  • @tonyylu my To Do List service choices are always decided by what my mobile device apps support in reply to tonyylu #
  • Dear all - apologies beforehand: I may not have the time or connectivity to respond to emails until the very end of December. #
  • Best quote from tonight: "can I have one of your pictures?" Sure, Mr. Stranger. I'd love to just give you one. #
  • @adamnash wait until I get my tweets integrated into linkedin. in reply to adamnash #
  • Learning about JQuery include conflicts. Yippee. http://digwp.com/2009/06/inclu.....right-way/ #
  • I said, "I knew I could learn it, but now I know that I know it," which Pam found to be quite funny. #
  • Har har har. Academia vs. Business http://xkcd.com/664/ (via Matt Segal) #
  • Virtual timecode, log & capture for DSLRs shooting video http://bit.ly/4bXns8 (via @sterlingz) #
  • Fujitsu just sent an email to 484 ScanSnap mailing list people... using To: instead of Bcc:. Nice. #
  • @jauderho re: magic mouse - try it on a big screen, or for pixel-precision tasks. I returned mine. in reply to jauderho #
  • Google contact sync warning: it screwed up formatting of all my addresses (from Mac OS X). Back up before you try! #
  • @documentsnap It was the Snow Leopard update email titled "Updated ScanSnap Snow Leopard Support Available". in reply to documentsnap #
  • @tammyloh It works really well with the Droid, so I'm sticking with it. iPhone is reset! Need to sell. :) in reply to tammyloh #
  • @tammyloh Verizon! I can make calls again!! in reply to tammyloh #
  • Verified that I can shoot with the "insect eye" lens from INON (using a 50D in an INON housing). Only need 2 more parts for strobe mounts. #
  • Must venture out to get food. Brain overloaded. Need calories. #
  • There is a shoot for some Sephora product going on upstairs. #
  • I think I just saw the model for the shoot walk by (btw my place and BART). There is no other reason she would have been on the street! #
  • Updating Blackberry Tour to OS4.7.1. Hope it works. #
  • Copy & paste in gmail on Droid: http://bit.ly/ExTmd #
  • I am officially syncing (some of) my tweets with LinkedIn (9 months after I complained about no Twitter sync) #in http://bit.ly/1RGt43 #
  • @adamnash LinkedIn timewarp: 541 pixels away = 1 month! http://bit.ly/E60O4 #
  • Bug sushi. http://bit.ly/4kyFjC #
  • Sharethis.com is broken. Creating an account, embed code -- all hard or impossible using Firefox and Chromium. #
  • Just finished a 100 hr work week -- scrambling to pack for a trip to Papua New Guinea tomorrow. TODO list still a mile long. Typical. #
  • Taking a break. Fantastic story at Wired.com: Writer Evan Ratliff Tried To Vanish http://bit.ly/5Auibp #
  • So far, the only apps I miss on iPhone are Flight Track Pro (w/tripit!) and Evernote. Flight Track was indispensable. http://bit.ly/1ylUDi #
  • I just turned on my email auto-replies. Let the spam harvesting of my email addresses begin! :( #
  • Test post to Twitter via satellite email. Hello? #
  • @uwfotog My cousin has labradoodles! Cute, but they still lick their butts and then your face. That's what I think of when I see dogs. in reply to uwfotog #
  • I am going to STOP WORKING for 30 minutes before I leave for the airport. I think that's allowed. #
  • Someone should buy DropBox. Google? Are you listening? http://dropbox.com #
  • Write an iPhone app that features underwater photography! You'll make DOZENS of dollars!! #
  • See you in a month! (They let her in to see me off at the gate) http://yfrog.com/4gbn4j #
  • @gilesshaxted yes, giles, but flight track pro integrates realtime plane location, delays, and gate information. I use goog cal:slow updates in reply to gilesshaxted #
  • @jauderho they did us a favor! :) http://myloc.me/1DnsQ in reply to jauderho #
  • @uwfotog I would be lost without DropBox. I use it for all collaborations + auto versioned backups! http://myloc.me/1Dnxy in reply to uwfotog #
  • $97 for 3rd bag w/united/air pacific/air niugini. All 3 checked straight to POM. Not bad! thanks, dad, for 1st class upgrade! (only to LAX) #
  • THERE IS A SCREAMING BABY IN FIRST CLASS!! #
  • @sterlingz thanks, sterling! I'll try to export my DEMA talk and email it to you from LAX. in reply to sterlingz #
  • 60 lbs on back w/o proper weight distrbutn to hips. Feel like vertebrae are being compressed. May have to switch to rolling bags in few yrs. #
  • Oh my god. Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX is a clusterfuck. Let's show our intl friends just how little we care about them. #
  • Recenter personal space: swing your backpack back/forth; makes it less pleasant for the person behind you in line when they lean on your bag #
  • @sterlingz no wifi (even paid) at lax international. #lax #fail in reply to sterlingz #
  • @alexkingorg isn't the geek bar in the basement at your house? ;) in reply to alexkingorg #
  • The guy behind me sang & pounded on his tray table (my seat) repeatedly, saying that he was "praying". He might have had mental problems. #
  • @andybiggs Try Canon S90: played with one and liked it. Or maybe Ricoh? A few friends have them and love them. in reply to andybiggs #
  • @andybiggs I am still using my Lumix LX3. The Canon S90 is smaller and more up to date, but nothing can touch 24mm (equiv) f2 in a compact! in reply to andybiggs #
  • SFO-LAX-Nadi done. In Fiji waiting for Nadi-Honiara-Port Moresby. Every time I do this, I feel like I'm gambling! #
  • @alexkingorg had the same experience re: bb 4.7.x OS update. Hangs, deleted settings for all apps. in reply to alexkingorg #
  • Arrived safely in Port Moresby with all 200 lbs of gear! What a relief... #