Weekly Twitter Digest: 2010-06-28

  • I liked a YouTube video -- Human LCD : Close Up Video ( SOUTH KOREA ) http://youtu.be/7Jgkm2pdWgY?a #
  • @manukumar Excellent gathering by K9 Ventures at Computer History Museum! in reply to manukumar #
  • Anti-whaling petitions get 1 million signatures, while anti shark-finning petitions struggle to get 2 thousand. #
  • VGA and DVI display cable connectors are basically mini grappling hooks. #
  • I haven't seen it yet! RT @ArneKuilman @echeng I saw your photo on the cover of Revista della Natura. Nice! #
  • The new iTunes terms of service is 45 pages long (as viewed on my iPod Touch). How many people have actually read it? #
  • #I #think #this #Twitter #hashtag #thing #might #be #getting #out #of #control. #
  • The crazies are already in line for the new iPhone. http://yfrog.com/j6tcfj #
  • A Square reader, in the wild! (Where are mine??) http://yfrog.com/1g74802374j #
  • Google Voice now available for everyone (no invite necessary!). http://google.com/voice (I love it) #
  • I think I've just successfully replaced my 2 old(er) Mac Minis with a new one (it has HDMI and mini DisplayPort so it can drive 2 displays). #
  • eBay: Olympus 17mm micro 4/3 lens http://ech.cc/9vRBbw, Netgear ReadyNAS NV http://ech.cc/9gxmXS, Sirius Sportster 5 http://ech.cc/aPSoHg #
  • @tsutaoka Yeah -- I got the $999 Mac Mini server, which is a bargain for what it does. in reply to tsutaoka #
  • @alflow Sensitive much? in reply to alflow #
  • @alflow I *live* in the USA, and you are coming to *my* stream. So if I talk about the iPhone 4 coming out Thurs, I have to say, "USA only?" in reply to alflow #
  • Typing in contacts from a bunch of business cards. Wish @cardmunch had a generic, email-based service! (cc @manukumar ) #
  • I just deleted an old Crashplan backup directory and freed up 1.7TB -- amazing that I think in terabytes these days! #
  • FS: 70 yards of 42" royal blue translucent cloth, $40 http://ech.cc/bSDkZD #
  • RT @alexkingorg: OMG @LucyPhone rocks! #
  • RT @sterlingz: Why Kindle will win the eBook war: fascinating analysis from Om Malik.Totally agree with his perspectivehttp://zum.bz/9vemCA #
  • Just took a dust mite cover off of a comforter. BAD IDEA. Feathers EXPLODED everywhere: like getting tarred and featured, minus the tar. #
  • Dan Telfer: "The Best Dinosaur" http://youtu.be/4vSY_rB928c #
  • "Danger level on the rise for great white shark divers at Guadalupe Island" http://ech.cc/a5R5Py (via @tonywu) #
  • @LukeBornheimer Hey, Larry Bukeheister, -"Erik Chang" != "Eric Cheng" in reply to LukeBornheimer #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- Poluição sobre tela . Pollution on canvas : Alexandre Orion http://youtu.be/BbilMM16Kgs?a #
  • New iPhone comic. Har har har. http://ech.cc/auKv9a #
  • "Begun, the e-book wars have." http://ech.cc/9qKRDJ #
  • Hanging out with music faculty at beginning of St Lawrence Strong Quartet summer chamber music seminar. Let the music begin! #
  • At Dink for Luciana Souza singing jazz. #
  • Best bio line ever: "Dr. [Jamie] Parker is a champion of new music, except when it sucks." #
  • My ReadyNAS Pro is restriping its 6-disk X-RAID2 after I swapped out one drive with a 2TB. Going to take 44 hours. Data is slow these days. #
  • The rescheduled TDEX is coming up soon, 8-11 July. http://twu.tw/97utgQ Will be speaking at the show with @tonywu on 10-11 July #
  • RT @tonywu Sperm Whale Voices Are Personal http://twu.tw/asa7yE These are the same whales Tony and I photographed in February #
  • Pam is at the USA / Ghana game in Joberg. Must be exciting! #
  • Was just asked to debug a Windows Vista wifi issue... in Russian. I failed. #
  • Go, gigantic cello section! http://yfrog.com/5saocfj #
  • The moon is incredible right now. Perfect and orange, on the horizon. #
  • The latest in the "Eric with other people's babies" series. http://yfrog.com/1r71567304j #
  • Facebook really needs a touch interface (no reliance on hover). #
  • Feeling all emotional after an incredible deconstruction of Shostakovich's 8th String Quartet by Rob Kapilow and the SLSQ. #
  • Anyone want to meet up in Bangkok? RT @tonywu: Dinner 9 July in Bangkok w/ @echeng and Colin Lee. Anyone else around and want to join? #