September 2010 Archives

I'll be at SV Web Builders tonight, helping people build communications apps with @Tropo. http://ow.ly/2Lu37 Come join us.
I’ll be at SV Web Builders tonight, helping people build communications apps with @Tropo. http://ow.ly/2Lu37...
September 29, 2010 - 25 words,

Daily Reading from September 29, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. Skydiving from Space-Part I: Joseph W. Kittinger’s Long,...
September 29, 2010 - 59 words,

Want to see how you can deploy a complex telephony app in less than 3.5 minutes? http://tropo.heroku.com/
Want to see how you can deploy a complex telephony app in less than 3.5...
September 28, 2010 - 24 words,

I always know when the local carpet company runs a big ad campaign. Their phone number is one digit off from mine.
I always know when the local carpet company runs a big ad campaign. Their phone...
September 27, 2010 - 29 words,

Daily Reading from September 24, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. stop(); // Hammertime! The Office Matters — Eatsy...
September 24, 2010 - 105 words,

Oh, and stick your twitter id in the poll comments and we'll send you a shirt when they're printed.
Oh, and stick your twitter id in the poll comments and we’ll send you a...
September 22, 2010 - 26 words,

We're running a design contest for @tropo tshirts. Would love your feedback at http://ow.ly/2ItfN & http://ow.ly/2ItfO
We’re running a design contest for @tropo tshirts. Would love your feedback at http://ow.ly/2ItfN &...
September 22, 2010 - 23 words,

Clueless marketing: send an unsolicited email to an info@ address & then add that address to your newsletter. Looking at you @cdnetworks
Clueless marketing: send an unsolicited email to an info@ address & then add that address...
September 22, 2010 - 29 words,

Booked a flight on @United and they assigned me a seat that doesn't exist. Guess I'll have to sit on the floor.
Booked a flight on @United and they assigned me a seat that doesn’t exist. Guess...
September 22, 2010 - 29 words,

Live music in the Austin airport sports bar: a rockabilly cover of Gnarls Barkley's Crazy.
Live music in the Austin airport sports bar: a rockabilly cover of Gnarls Barkley’s Crazy....
September 21, 2010 - 22 words,

err, that's @danyork... The guy asking a question at #manorgf sounds like @voxeo's @dyork. I did a double take since I know he's not here.
err, that’s @danyork... The guy asking a question at #manorgf sounds like @voxeo’s @dyork. I...
September 21, 2010 - 32 words,

The guy asking a question at #manorgf sounds like @voxeo's @dyork. I did a double take since I know he's not here.
The guy asking a question at #manorgf sounds like @voxeo’s @dyork. I did a double...
September 21, 2010 - 29 words,

Daily Reading from September 21, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. Why Startups Outside Tech Cities Aren’t Totally Farked...
September 21, 2010 - 58 words,

US Airways only allows their frequent flier members to sit in the exit rows. I'm sure someone thought that was a brilliant marketing idea.
US Airways only allows their frequent flier members to sit in the exit rows. I’m...
September 20, 2010 - 31 words,

In this #manorgf breakout session on engaging your citizens the speakers aren't allowing discussion from the audience.
In this #manorgf breakout session on engaging your citizens the speakers aren’t allowing discussion from...
September 20, 2010 - 24 words,

Yahoo Sports took a deep dive into deep baseball stats and shows you 25 things you didn't know about baseball. http://j.mp/dgCXff
Yahoo Sports took a deep dive into deep baseball stats and shows you 25 things...
September 20, 2010 - 28 words,

Grasshopper crawling across the floor at #manorgf. I must be in Texas.
Grasshopper crawling across the floor at #manorgf. I must be in Texas. Sep 20, 2010...
September 20, 2010 - 19 words,

RT @mheadd: RT @govfresh: Introducing GovFresh Voice http://bit.ly/cGq8ZX #gov20 #opengov #tropo #VoIP #SMS #IM
RT @mheadd: RT @govfresh: Introducing GovFresh Voice http://bit.ly/cGq8ZX #gov20 #opengov #tropo #VoIP #SMS #IM Sep...
September 20, 2010 - 21 words,

The potato chip industry spends more on R&D than the Department of Education. #manorgf
The potato chip industry spends more on R&D than the Department of Education. #manorgf Sep...
September 20, 2010 - 21 words,

Here's a first at a tech conference. At #manorgf a middle school choir serenades us to start the event.
Here’s a first at a tech conference. At #manorgf a middle school choir serenades us...
September 19, 2010 - 26 words,

Texas State Trooper uniforms make them look a lot like Boy Scouts.
Texas State Trooper uniforms make them look a lot like Boy Scouts. Sep 19, 2010...
September 19, 2010 - 19 words, 1 comment

Daily Reading from September 19, 2010
Links to what I’ve been reading recently. The Future of Startup Funding Pricing models, the...
September 19, 2010 - 33 words,

Don Mattingly forced to make coaching change
New LA Dodgers coach starts to wonder if he knows the rules of baseball at all.
September 17, 2010 - 92 words,

Reed Johnson is my new favorite Dodger.
Reed Johnson is my new favorite Dodger. Sep 16, 2010 9 :03 via Twitter...
September 16, 2010 - 14 words,

My kids dentist doesn't understand the concept of appointments. No matter when I arrive we wait for 20+ minutes.
My kids dentist doesn’t understand the concept of appointments. No matter when I arrive we...
September 16, 2010 - 26 words,

I'm mentoring grad students tonight at the UC Entrepreneur Academy. Should I tell them most good entrepreneurs I now are college dropouts?
I’m mentoring grad students tonight at the UC Entrepreneur Academy. Should I tell them most...
September 15, 2010 - 29 words,

Wait, Twitter has a web site? #newtwitter
Wait, Twitter has a web site? #newtwitter Sep 15, 2010 5 :23 via Twitter...
September 15, 2010 - 14 words,

Want to design Tropo's shirts? RT @99designs Win $484! http://j.mp/cdUYR7 Funky shirt for Tropo - Voice and SMS APIs for developers
Want to design Tropo’s shirts? RT @99designs Win $484! http://j.mp/cdUYR7 Funky shirt for Tropo -...
September 14, 2010 - 28 words,

My head really is that big... RT @bmann It's 10ft @akalsey http://j.mp/dmGI1i from @cloudcamp - talking cloud voice svcs from @tropo
My head really is that big... RT @bmann It’s 10ft @akalsey http://j.mp/dmGI1i from @cloudcamp -...
September 14, 2010 - 28 words,

It's hard to talk to people you can't see or hear. #cloudcamp #vancouver
It’s hard to talk to people you can’t see or hear. #cloudcamp #vancouver Sep 13,...
September 13, 2010 - 20 words,

I just gave a talk about @tropo via Skype video to a room full of people hundreds of miles away at #cloudcamp #vancouver.
I just gave a talk about @tropo via Skype video to a room full of...
September 13, 2010 - 30 words,

Almost a year after Zack shattered his wrist and elbow, he's back in a cast. Possible ligament damage in the wrist from that injury.
Almost a year after Zack shattered his wrist and elbow, he’s back in a cast....
September 9, 2010 - 31 words,

Designing an API for a new @Tropo feature. Yes, this is what I do for fun.
Designing an API for a new @Tropo feature. Yes, this is what I do for...
September 9, 2010 - 23 words,

MetroPCS ad for a phone for $39 "Available in store only." Stores says price is $109. How is this not false advertising? http://j.mp/97Eo1G
MetroPCS ad for a phone for $39 "Available in store only." Stores says price is...
September 3, 2010 - 30 words,

I clearly need to reduce the number of folks I follow. I'm recently getting more utility from ignoring Twitter than from following it.
I clearly need to reduce the number of folks I follow. I’m recently getting more...
September 1, 2010 - 30 words,

Someone looked at Powerpoint and said, "there's clearly not enough abuse of animations and transitions here" then created Prezi.
Someone looked at Powerpoint and said, "there’s clearly not enough abuse of animations and transitions...
September 1, 2010 - 26 words,

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