Weekly Twitter Digest: 2011-02-07

  • I hate email. #
  • Ordered a LogicSkin for After Effects CS5, plus Shuttle Express. 15% off coupon til Feb 7, 2011: 'MACWORLD11' http://logickeyboard.com #
  • @adamnash Tried suggesting an item in your bagcheck, and it threw an error. #
  • Spread the word. XS4ALL opened up dialup accounts to bypass Egypt blockade of the internet. Access numbers at http://bit.ly/gdCqZD #
  • @bagchk Went to a friend's bag: http://t.co/uHrBly3 ... but "suggest" is no longer on the screen, as of now. #
  • @bagchk I've never used the service, and saw the "suggest" option when I clicked through the first time. Strange! #
  • CNN story on sharks and fishing / shark-finning pressure http://ech.cc/fRSfhj #
  • @tjx Wish I could go to your Zozi / 500 startups' trampoline dodgeball event! Looks like it will be epic. #
  • I love it when creative and talented people are rewarded for their work! http://ech.cc/gcpYJ9 #
  • BUSTED! "Microsoft’s Bing uses Google search results—and denies it" http://ech.cc/hrEofb #
  • Apple rejects Sony Reader app. If they reject Kindle after I switch back to iPhone, I will sell my device immediately. http://ech.cc/f0oEET #
  • FINALLY -- opt out of wasteful Yellow Page delivery: http://ech.cc/eCY6X9 #
  • @Paul_Ark Ah, that makes sense. #
  • Buy my friend's Canon Digital Rebel T2i underwater housing! It's in great condition, and is about 44% below new cost. http://ech.cc/gelnfT #
  • Flickr deletes a user's 4,000 images on accident. Reminder: back up your images. http://ech.cc/dJFdHX #
  • "Microsoft Puts H.264 Video Back in Google Chrome, Considers WebM for IE" http://ech.cc/eZt3GW #
  • Pre-ordered 2 Verizon iPhones last night. It made me pay for a new family plan, for some reason -- I hope the numbers actually add up. #
  • Mac OS X and Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000: How do I change the zoom slider to scroll? Found Windows tips, but no Mac. #
  • I ended up driving a random girl home from work because of the Caltrain death in Mountain View. Twitter search useful! http://ech.cc/fQ7sVf #
  • The Average Asian Aging Process http://ech.cc/dHVVF9 #
  • Twitter is an incredible real-time search engine-was the only source of information during today's Caltrain incident. Citizen journalism! #
  • And in case anyone took offense to my "random girl" comment, I meant that innocuously. She has a name, and was nice. (sensitive people!) #
  • @alexkingorg uh... ok. not quite sure how to take that! #
  • Love it! "Cartoonist Trolls Bigots With Web Trickery" http://ech.cc/i7cRZF #
  • Chrome 4 Supports Greasemonkey Userscripts Without an Extension http://ech.cc/fZrwEd #
  • Blackberry feels so dated now. Great messaging, terrible everything else. Also, incredibly underpowered. Slow, slow, slow. #
  • This Week's Top Web Comedy Video: The Full McBain Movie http://ech.cc/ePl7zr #
  • Video: Uncontacted Tribe in Brazilian Jungle | Wired Science | Wired.com http://ech.cc/dWOrrN #
  • Light Skeletons http://ech.cc/hTHTD9 #
  • Our Verizon iPhones shipped and will arrive on Mon. Will be exciting to be able to successfully call my wife again (she is on AT&T iPhone) #
  • I just realized that I still have Google Buzz active. Can't figure out why it still exists; I have disabled my account. #
  • @viennateng song used in auditions for American Idol 2011 Auditions, Los Angeles http://ech.cc/hV4bFx #
  • @johnolilly We use a Chemex. More manual than a drip machine, but produces great coffee. http://www.chemexcoffeemaker.com/ #
  • Facebook, Twitter, Google sync, Latitude and Blackberry OS 6 on Bold 9650 do not mix well. Extreme sluggishness is the norm. #
  • @theta_aquarii I wish I could 'like' your tweet! #