Weekly Twitter Digest: 2010-11-08

  • An airport farewell. So familiar... #
  • Don't use Facebook or Twitter on open WiFi networks (or, use https) http://zum.bz/cYowF9 #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- Lord of the Vibrato - The Fellowship of Anna K. http://youtu.be/9uPNFkvOzAw?a #
  • Hrm. The Use HTTPS extension for Chrome doesn't quite work right with new-tab clicks in Facebook (opens link in new tab AND in current tab). #
  • I'm proud to live in a place where the "I Voted!" sticker looks like this. http://yfrog.com/jc1rnzj #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- ParCow! http://youtu.be/wSnc3neGaYI?a #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- 3RUN SHOWREEL 2010 http://youtu.be/XFErnYDHFF0?a #
  • There is a large stream of people heading to the parade in SF. Going to be crazy! #
  • Trying to finish as much work as possible before starting to pack for tomorrow... #
  • I'm back on Blackberry, and it feels so good. Now. Who is on BB Messenger? :) #
  • Trying Skype 5.0 beta for Mac, and... WHAT IS WITH THE GIGANTIC WINDOW? #
  • Skype 5 beta: You have to show the "Contacts Monitor" for the small window and close the main one every time you open the app. #uifail #
  • OK, looks like United Premium Exec gets me 3 x 50lb bags in economy on Singapore Airlines from USA. That is great news! #
  • It's taking me HOURS to pack. #
  • We're going to have 4 Light & Motion SOLA600 lights in Ambon and Misool for guests to try. They are great lights! http://yfrog.com/022a4ej #
  • Raja Ampat wants 3 x passport-sized photos for its marine park application. Stress! I printed these at home. http://yfrog.com/28r4tlj #
  • I liked a YouTube video -- The Vibrato Showdown - Anna Karkowska vs. Heifetz & Oistrach http://youtu.be/d_UNEFHzVfk?a #
  • "No, You're Stupid: How Different Smartphone Users View Themselves (And Others)" http://ech.cc/a7kWuf Hmmm. I've had all three. #
  • My friend Stephen Prutsman is playing piano at Herbst Theater, 11/27 @ 8pm. Program is incredible and benefits autism http://ech.cc/cqYHI0 #
  • SFO - HKG - SIN - DPS - Makassar - Ambon. Here we go! #
  • I am *so* glad I'm in a window seat. The seat-back climbing as people make their way down the aisle has already started. #
  • These pillows are going to end up in my lap. http://yfrog.com/n05t2lj #
  • It's always the smell of mothballs that accompanies an arrival in East Asia. #
  • The airplane cleaning crew took my gum!! #
  • 3 Airbus A380 aircraft parked in Singapore. Still haven't been in one. #
  • @ggoodale yes. I wonder if it is policy to confiscate unattended packs of gum. Or if it is valuable black market currency. #
  • Julian got us into the first class lounge at SIN. I'm hopping into the shower! #
  • Crap: all flights to/from Jakarta cancelled due to volcano. Hope our guests flying through there can reroute successfully! #
  • It's always Battlestar Galactica music in Bali. It is weird that a TV show has changed how I experience a place. #
  • Out of our entire group, I was the only one charged excess baggage for my dive gear. Love the consistency in Indonesia! #
  • @sterlingz has 1password for chrome reached parity with the firefox extension? #
  • @sterlingz lion air. Wasn't too bad. #
  • A daily doodle by Dan Kozyndan Kitchens, captured on video. http://yfrog.com/146x3j #
  • The Wetpixel group has arrived in Ambon (minus 1) with all our gear. Ready for 8 days of critter diving! #