Weekly Twitter Digest: 2011-01-10

  • Process "awacsd" in Mac OS X 10.6.5 (related to Back to my Mac) was using 4.5GB memory. Niiice... #
  • Last night in Taiwan! At a brewery / thai restaurant with Dad, sister, Char and Peter. http://yfrog.com/h6qleacj #
  • Polar bears destroy spy cams (video) http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/scie.....t-12070732 #
  • Stuck in Taipei traffic on the way to the airport. We may not make our flight. #
  • On our way here, a United flight attendant put a bag of peanuts and napkin on my stomach while I was sleeping. Let's see if they do it again #
  • Need to stock up on food at Narita to hedge against the likelihood of nasty food on the flight back to the States! #
  • Hrm. Looks like it's senior flight attendant night on United NRT-SFO. #
  • Pam and I should have had a themed wedding. http://ech.cc/gGUyDF #
  • Jetlag sucks. It's 2:15am and I'm NOT TIRED AT ALL! #
  • I'll be at CES tomorrow (Thursday). Anyone want to meet up? #
  • How do I auto-Instapaper every link @johnolilly includes in a tweet and auto-buy the Kindle version of every book he reviews? #
  • I think I'm going to give up on the "Context" field in Omnifocus. I can't be a hardcore GTD guy. #
  • Going to export and create my first 4K (16:9) timelapse video (that Kyoto tilt shift one I uploaded yesterday). #
  • 4 hrs of sleep, and off to Vegas for CES. It's a good thing I'm jetlagged! Waking up was easy. :) #
  • @sterlingz is the new Twitter for Mac better than Tweetie and Tweetdeck? Feel like abandoning Tweetie cuz no bitly api support. #
  • RT @saveourseas: President Obama signs the Shark Conservation Act of 2010 into law: http://sosf.me/dOworm #
  • @gillat hope to see you at #CES Headed to SFO now bound for Vegas. #
  • I have a bunch of images in this book! Post: The Secret of Pig Island published: http://wpx.in/hPW3ST #
  • @sterlingz hate hootsuite when I tried it because of owl.ly implementation. Is it better now? #
  • Calling iphones in the bay area: why bother? #
  • I think I'm losing my mind. Missed flight to vegas, and on standby now. Was a clock at my house an hour late? Or my brain?? #
  • @dane my verizon phone works very well in the SF Bay Area. Wonder if iphone for verizon will take down the network when it comes out? :) #
  • Reading a book on eels. Eel blood contains a neurotoxin? I did not know! #
  • @LeisurePro certainly, the freshwater (catagromous) eels. Book is mostly about them. #
  • @sterlingz yes -- going to CES! #
  • #CES theme this year seems to be crappy 3D source material on nice 3D displays. #
  • Lady Gaga is here. http://yfrog.com/h2h7jvj #
  • Vincent Laforet on the Canon stage #ces http://yfrog.com/gzierloj #
  • Just bumped into Russell Latimer of Eye of Mine! #CES #
  • @gillat hey ziv! How do I tell an Eye-Fi card not to transfer images directly to a computer when I don't have the target computer with me? #
  • Verizon and Novatel disabled the routeroverusb bit in it's newest MiFi firmware. Lame. #
  • Crashing the Philips suite at #CES to hang out with Tammy. #
  • Looks like the Adult entertainment expo is starting. I see sexy costumes everywhere. Always a funny combo with #CES #
  • @gillat Hey ziv. Does Eye-Fi work if we're using double NAT? we are stuck with it at the Venetian and can't upload images through hotel. #
  • Backstage at D@CES acting as @atow's photo and tech assistant. #
  • "Foursquare, the quintessential tool in the social media douche belt" http://ow.ly/3Aefz ouch! (via @sterlingz) #
  • My photos from #CES (ongoing): http://www.facebook.com/album......175898c7d3 #
  • @manukumar You were the first #earthquake tweet in my list. #
  • Enjoying listening to the interview of Twitter's Dick Costolo at D@CES. Liveblog here: http://bit.ly/gnARug #CES #
  • At the D@CES party at V bar. I'm proud to (probably) be the only one wearing a t-shirt. #
  • @gillat thanks, ziv. but I wanted only jpg online transfer to go, ignoring raw files. Eyefi was continuing to relay all, including raw. #
  • There are pigeons in the plaza at the Venetian in Vegas. Now, it feels authentic (except that all I can hear right now is loud Mandarin). #
  • Driven away by Beijingers. #
  • @tonywu :) http://yfrog.com/h3dgrbj #
  • Bumped into @schrep and shared a cab to the airport! Small world at #CES #
  • Damn -- I missed the Tesla Model S while at #CES #
  • I'm sure the 100,000 iPhone users at CES will remember AT&T's epic coverage #fail when the Verizon iPhone is announced. #
  • @adamnash when are you going to invite me to lunch at LinkedIn? I still have that mouse you wanted. :) #
  • Catching up on iPad organization. Making folders and downloading apps like GV Connect (glad it's back!) #
  • Is Southwest ever on time? It is supposed to be, but all I've seen this week are delays and cancellations. #
  • I can see my breath here in SF. Cold! Humid! #
  • I was just dubbed, "best plane friend ever." Thanks, Brendan! #
  • Hah! Smugmug offers 20% off of first year membership with discount code "flickr" http://ech.cc/fdIwh2 #
  • WOW -- coelacanth filmed in the wild at ~115m off of Mozambique! http://ech.cc/hCG8WJ #
  • After the last Mac OS X update (10.6.6) I have a rogue java app constantly taking up 15-100% CPU on MacBook Pro. Annoying. #
  • Jack's cool shoes. http://yfrog.com/hsbhaej #
  • I'm speaking at the Wildlife Photographers of Silicon Valley club meeting on Mon, Jan 17 @ 6:30p (San Jose, CA) http://wpsv.org/ #