Weekly Twitter Digest: 2010-07-12

  • Finally optimizing home network. Switched machines to jumbo frames (MTU 9000) and am testing using an iSCSI volume on ReadyNAS Pro. #
  • Pam is going for a run. While she does that, I'm going to sit on the couch and remain motionless. #
  • Hike at Crystal Springs followed by pho. Typical SF summer: 20 degree F difference in 5 miles. #
  • RT @MaryLynnPrice: Great new DiveFilm HD Podcast by Tony Wu on Eastern Fields of Papua New Guinea! http://bit.ly/cbRkWo #
  • Installed SMC8024L2 switch and configured Mac Pro for Link Aggregation (LACP). Now to see if I'm brave enough to configure ReadyNAS Pro... #
  • I love crowdsourcing Facebook tagging. #
  • Friendly Music -- copyright cleared music for YouTube and more (for $1.99 each) http://ech.cc/aLuQTa #
  • "Apple of My Eye" - short film shot and edited on iPhone 4 http://ech.cc/9W8y5y #
  • Local Crashplan backups run at <5% gigE. Someone needs to come up with a good backup program for the Mac (no, it's not Time Machine). #
  • @gilesshaxted how do I "dislike" a tweet? in reply to gilesshaxted #
  • @ArneKuilman I'll check it out. I love Crashplan because it works on a LAN as well as over the internet. in reply to ArneKuilman #
  • I'm speaking at TDEX in Bangkok this weekend. See you there! http://ech.cc/czlHbN #
  • Eating Thai food in preparation for going to Bangkok tomorrow. #
  • "Drowning doesn't look like drowning." http://ech.cc/bJXRsZ #
  • I was just told by Photoshop CS4 that I cannot save a file greater in size than 2.0GB. Guess I was being too ambitious... #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- Pyongyang Traffic Girls From The Sky http://youtu.be/O-hyVzTVDLg?a #
  • @rosecassandra Thank you for the compliment. :) in reply to rosecassandra #
  • How often do you think these seats on SF BART are cleaned? #
  • The neurotic woman next to me on SFO-NRT just went on a rampage, closing 6 overhead vents near her (in 2 rows). I turned mine back on. #
  • SFO-NRT seat-mate: "I watched you book your seat online. My seat is very important to me." Okaaaay... #
  • Crap. I turned on my phone on accident when I landed at Japan and it started doing some data stuff before I could turn off data roaming. $$$ #
  • Man, this HTC Incredible is impossible to keep turned off. It's way too easy to hit the power button on top of the phone. #
  • @Laurens_deGroot Despite her visible deterrents, I had to wake her up once during the flight (required a lot of shuffling of things). in reply to Laurens_deGroot #
  • New Sony Cybershot TX9 features 3D Sweep Panorama and Background Defocus. I feel like I just got my TX7. #
  • BIG BANG BIG BOOM - the new wall-painted animation by BLU http://vimeo.com/13085676 #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- Yosemitebear Mountain Giant Double Rainbow 1-8-10 http://youtu.be/OQSNhk5ICTI?a #
  • Arrived in Bangkok for TDEX! #
  • @meen Thanks, Mean! I'm excited to be here. See you tomorrow! in reply to meen #
  • Helping RedStart Design with computer issues by using iChat screen sharing... from Bangkok. #
  • @meen Mean -- where can I get a SIM card for my phone? Tony is meeting me at the hotel and we're heading over around noon... in reply to meen #
  • Not surprisingly, the mango sticky rice here in Thailand is 100x better than it is in the USA (with @tonywu) in reply to tonywu #
  • YouTube adds support for 4K video. It's too bad nearly no one can play them back. http://ech.cc/dpAX3h #
  • After having pad thai off the streets of Bangkok, I will never see American pad thai the same way. #@meen @tonywu @polpich #
  • I probably shouldn't have worn a red shirt to the area in Bangkok where all the chaos happened. #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- WTF Japan Seriously!? http://youtu.be/tggcYlmh5M8?a #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- WTF Japan Seriously!? http://youtu.be/x2JNc6q1s0Q?a #
  • The many flavors of H.264 video, by Niall Kennedy http://ech.cc/cdDMDN #
  • "It's like twitter. Except we charge people to use it." http://www.27bslash6.com/p2p2.html #
  • Dilution. http://xkcd.com/765/ #
  • Re-watched the Star Wars Episode II review. *Pure* genius (especially 8 of 9 and 9 of 9). http://ech.cc/amxM1i http://ech.cc/a8FpNV #