Weekly Twitter Digest: 2010-05-10

  • Playing music to drown out the loud Cantonese coming from the hallway (through 2 doors). #
  • Apple iPad 3G data plan notes and more AT&T #fail (read before you choose!) http://ech.cc/am6RmS #
  • Jewish Federation honors Bacon. http://failblog.org/2010/05/03.....er-fail-3/ #
  • Harpooned, Japanese Cetacean Research Simulator http://harpooned.org/ (via Paul Watson) #
  • Anyone know if there are replacement MAC OS X dashboard widgets for Transmit 4? #
  • Funny: JuneCloud's Deliveries iPad app pinged me about a package being delivered, so I went out to the garage to pick it up. #
  • Tea with Ross Evans at Samovar in Yerba Buena. Holy Shift! #
  • Save the date: Maker Faire, May 22-23, 2010 (San Mateo). I'll be giving a talk and showing off my aluminum prints! http://makerfaire.com/ #
  • Flash on Firefox just took down my entire Mac. Logged me out completely and left me on the login screen. #
  • Just got offered "a beer allowance" as compensation for a speaking gig. Insulted! #
  • @cindypon Download what? in reply to cindypon #
  • @cindypon Flash doesn't work on iPhone or iPad. If you do a search, there are about a million articles about the current Adobe vs Apple war. in reply to cindypon #
  • @johnolilly Yeah -- Flash on Mac is really annoying. I can't wait until Flash disappears from the web. in reply to johnolilly #
  • I am firmly in the Sans-Serif camp. http://xkcd.com/736/ #
  • "Oceans" -- incredible visual feast of underwater imagery. Highly recommended. http://disney.go.com/disneynature/oceans/ #
  • New York Times does a great list of Chinglish: http://nyti.ms/cnI4cb (thanks, Wendy) #
  • Hey, does a lighting / product design person have a few minutes to chat? I have a DIY photo exhibit project, and would love to brainstorm. #
  • DPReview loves Canon's 70-200/2.8L IS II. I still have the old version, but new version supposed to be much better. http://bit.ly/dfNTbK #
  • Photographer documenting graffiti artists charged with a crime. http://bit.ly/9BspIM #
  • 3D geekout session with Mark Blum, in Monterey! #
  • Breakfast w/Norb Wu, then hung out at Backscatter in Monterey. Dave & Terry from ULCS came in, and Rick & Robbie. Small world here! #
  • @pyknosis I just missed you at Apple, I'm told! #
  • In SF: called AT&T 3G from Verizon during rush hour . 6 attempts, 0 successful rings (all went to voicemail). Outgoing: 2 of 3 failed. #
  • @viennateng MiFi? Welcome to the world of productivity anywhere! ;) in reply to viennateng #
  • Rehearsal at Stanford. Students are so optimistic and bright-eyed! Love the energy. #
  • Affogato at Caffe Trieste (Berkeley) is fantastic! (Had to stop for emergency coffee for Pam) #
  • Watching Pam trying to use iPhone for voice in SF would be funny if she weren't getting so upset. #
  • @tomcos Thanks for the offer! What's an auto adapter for MiFi? A cig lighter charger that outputs to micro-USB? in reply to tomcos #
  • "The Alot Is Better Than You At Everything" = sheer brilliance. http://bit.ly/b9luFa #