June 2012 Archives

This can't be good: http://t.co/vJCJ3D2g
This can’t be good: http://t.co/vJCJ3D2g Jun 21, 2012 10 :07 via Twitter...
June 21, 2012 - 12 words,

Am I the only one wondering what would happen if I unplugged that Ethernet cable?
Am I the only one wondering what would happen if I unplugged that Ethernet cable?...
June 19, 2012 - 22 words,

Now I know why my hotel wifi signal is so good: http://t.co/ADAKVtPK
Now I know why my hotel wifi signal is so good: http://t.co/ADAKVtPK Jun 19, 2012...
June 19, 2012 - 19 words,

The Something Store: Buy Something at SomethingStore.com
The Something Store: Buy Something at SomethingStore.com — Taking the grab bag idea further. Pay...
June 18, 2012 - 22 words, 1 comment

How Companies Respond to the Risks of Personal Brands
How Companies Respond to the Risks of Personal Brands — Jeremiah talks about how companies...
June 18, 2012 - 22 words,

Best tweet ever
Best tweet ever...
June 18, 2012 - 3 words,

People of the Web - High Wire Act
People of the Web - High Wire Act — MIT professor and Web star Walter...
June 18, 2012 - 32 words,

May Dinner at Dos Coyotes | SacStarts
May Dinner at Dos Coyotes | SacStarts — SacStarts dinners are informal get-togethers where the...
June 18, 2012 - 22 words,

Fluid icons
Fluid icons — Gorgeous icons for Fluid apps including a bunch of different color variations...
June 18, 2012 - 17 words,

Building Online Community Brick by Virtual Brick
Building Online Community Brick by Virtual Brick — "Although the tools have changed over the...
June 18, 2012 - 19 words,

MLB Transactions Primer
MLB Transactions Primer — Great explanation of the rules on how pro baseball players are...
June 18, 2012 - 24 words,

San Francisco Giants - Schedule - MLB - Yahoo! Sports
San Francisco Giants - Schedule - MLB - Yahoo! Sports — Yahoo’s MLB schedules have...
June 18, 2012 - 18 words,

William F. Buckley Jr. Dies at 82
William F. Buckley Jr. Dies at 82 — One of the most powerful conservative minds...
June 18, 2012 - 17 words,

The Oakland A's are selling root beer floats to raise money to fight diabetes. Next month, how about beer proceeds donated to AA?
The Oakland A’s are selling root beer floats to raise money to fight diabetes. Next...
June 18, 2012 - 30 words,

Dear gmail, please sort autocomplete contacts by frequency of use. I email my wife Christina way more than I do @ChrisPirillo. Put her 1st.
Dear gmail, please sort autocomplete contacts by frequency of use. I email my wife Christina...
June 17, 2012 - 31 words,

My son's school is selling or giving my contact info to local businesses. Lovely.
My son’s school is selling or giving my contact info to local businesses. Lovely. Jun...
June 16, 2012 - 21 words,

Two iPhones in the house took a swim this week. Opened them up, cleaned them out, they're both working again.
Two iPhones in the house took a swim this week. Opened them up, cleaned them...
June 15, 2012 - 27 words,

If your pitch deck is more about the animations than the company, you've already lost.
If your pitch deck is more about the animations than the company, you’ve already lost....
June 15, 2012 - 22 words,

The ER is always filled with interesting people.
The ER is always filled with interesting people. Jun 14, 2012 10 :04 via Twitter...
June 14, 2012 - 15 words,

Proof reading is gud.
Proof reading is gud. Jun 14, 2012 6 :31 via Twitter...
June 14, 2012 - 11 words,

The competition thinks they're winning. They haven't yet figured out they're not even playing the right game.
The competition thinks they’re winning. They haven’t yet figured out they’re not even playing the...
June 12, 2012 - 24 words,

Ethier deal seems like the Dodgers got a steal. I guess we'll know in 5 years.
Ethier deal seems like the Dodgers got a steal. I guess we’ll know in 5...
June 12, 2012 - 23 words,

RT @ananelson: @akalsey Someone needs to make a Downfall scene about how yet another meme has been turned into a Downfall scene :-)
RT @ananelson: @akalsey Someone needs to make a Downfall scene about how yet another meme...
June 12, 2012 - 30 words,

Someone needs to make a Downfall scene about how people should have watched Downfall earlier. /cc @onyxfish
Someone needs to make a Downfall scene about how people should have watched Downfall earlier....
June 12, 2012 - 24 words,

Either Terry Francona is staying in my hotel in Redmond, or someone that looks just like him is.
Either Terry Francona is staying in my hotel in Redmond, or someone that looks just...
June 12, 2012 - 25 words,

As a Californian, when I'm in Seattle, I tend to forget that when I hear "across the border" they mean Canada.
As a Californian, when I’m in Seattle, I tend to forget that when I hear...
June 12, 2012 - 28 words,

They're called User Stories, not User Novellas. Tolstoy would be proud.
They’re called User Stories, not User Novellas. Tolstoy would be proud. Jun 12, 2012 3...
June 12, 2012 - 18 words,

I'm at the courthouse watching people set off the metal detector & continue on as the sheriff deputy reads the paper. http://t.co/8T67Adlp
I’m at the courthouse watching people set off the metal detector & continue on as...
June 12, 2012 - 29 words,

The X-ray screens are mostly unmonitored as well. Nice security you have here.
The X-ray screens are mostly unmonitored as well. Nice security you have here. Jun 12,...
June 12, 2012 - 20 words,

I love @splunk. Currently thinking of a way to make ad hoc datamining a televised extreme sport.
I love @splunk. Currently thinking of a way to make ad hoc datamining a televised...
June 11, 2012 - 24 words,

Oh I get it now. You think you're still in charge.
Oh I get it now. You think you’re still in charge. Jun 11, 2012 8...
June 11, 2012 - 18 words,

Seattle friends: I'll be in your fair city a couple of days this week and a couple of days next week. Anything interesting going on?
Seattle friends: I’ll be in your fair city a couple of days this week and...
June 10, 2012 - 32 words,

Lady, they're called skinny jeans, not "make you skinny" jeans.
Lady, they’re called skinny jeans, not "make you skinny" jeans. Jun 10, 2012 1 :31...
June 10, 2012 - 17 words,

It always amazes me when corporate blog comments are full of spam. Does no one police these? Like this @tripit example http://t.co/RZ7HmoYc
It always amazes me when corporate blog comments are full of spam. Does no one...
June 8, 2012 - 29 words,

I'd be remiss if I didn't mention my sister @missiesarah's birthday. She's at home wondering why today's not a national holiday.
I’d be remiss if I didn’t mention my sister @missiesarah’s birthday. She’s at home wondering...
June 7, 2012 - 28 words,

12.1% ABV. Wow. Maybe I should have checked that before deciding to use 30oz bottles.
12.1% ABV. Wow. Maybe I should have checked that before deciding to use 30oz bottles....
June 7, 2012 - 22 words,

RT @Tropo: Win Tix to the Silicon Valley Startup Mansion Crawl from Tropo - http://t.co/1lBlAgrw
RT @Tropo: Win Tix to the Silicon Valley Startup Mansion Crawl from Tropo - http://t.co/1lBlAgrw...
June 7, 2012 - 22 words,

Do you think people with face tattoos know why they're unemployed?
Do you think people with face tattoos know why they’re unemployed? Jun 7, 2012 6...
June 7, 2012 - 18 words,

"No it's not addictive; I take it all the time." I don't think you understand what "addictive" means.
"No it’s not addictive; I take it all the time." I don’t think you understand...
June 7, 2012 - 25 words,

The only good thing about bottle cleaning day is that it means bottling day is next and tasting is soon.
The only good thing about bottle cleaning day is that it means bottling day is...
June 6, 2012 - 27 words,

The last day of school for local high schools is on a Monday. They realize no one's going to show up, right?
The last day of school for local high schools is on a Monday. They realize...
June 6, 2012 - 29 words,

I have a spam email here offering "lonely generators from china." Are these things that create loneliness or generators that need a friend?
I have a spam email here offering "lonely generators from china." Are these things that...
June 5, 2012 - 30 words,

Many men would love for their wives to be unable to speak, even for a little while. I can tell you, it's actually a big pain in the ass.
Many men would love for their wives to be unable to speak, even for a...
June 5, 2012 - 36 words,

Talk about Facebook's post-IPO performance misses the point. Companies with a 1st day bump leave lots of money on the table. FB did not.
Talk about Facebook’s post-IPO performance misses the point. Companies with a 1st day bump leave...
June 5, 2012 - 31 words,

Most efforts to create a startup hub want to create a supply of venture capital. Seek to create demand instead, and the supply will follow.
Most efforts to create a startup hub want to create a supply of venture capital....
June 4, 2012 - 32 words,

RT @AaronKlein: So @billmaher buys part of the New York Mets. Fair to assume all tickets are now given away for free to the 99%, right?
RT @AaronKlein: So @billmaher buys part of the New York Mets. Fair to assume all...
June 3, 2012 - 33 words,

LOL Soriano.
LOL Soriano. Jun 3, 2012 3 :16 via Twitter...
June 3, 2012 - 9 words,

"If anyone uses our API in their project, we'll show up to the hackathon." Um, you're doing it backwards.
"If anyone uses our API in their project, we’ll show up to the hackathon." Um,...
June 2, 2012 - 26 words,

Also, it drives me nuts that my phone tends to correct whatever typo I write in "whose" to "who's".
Also, it drives me nuts that my phone tends to correct whatever typo I write...
June 2, 2012 - 26 words,

When people are creating a new project management tool, I wonder how they track the project?
When people are creating a new project management tool, I wonder how they track the...
June 2, 2012 - 23 words,

There's a prize for "whoever tweets the most" @cerealhack. But I suppose the guy who's product can automate Twitter is ineligible.
There’s a prize for "whoever tweets the most" @cerealhack. But I suppose the guy who’s...
June 2, 2012 - 28 words,

Happy to be spending the day mentoring teams at @cerealhack at @sacramentopress
Happy to be spending the day mentoring teams at @cerealhack at @sacramentopress Jun 2, 2012...
June 2, 2012 - 19 words,

My $50 @budgetRAC rental car last month had $60 of extra taxes and fees tacked onto the bill. Guess which company I'll never use again?
My $50 @budgetRAC rental car last month had $60 of extra taxes and fees tacked...
June 1, 2012 - 32 words,

Nicely done, Johan.
Nicely done, Johan. Jun 1, 2012 6 :53 via Twitter...
June 1, 2012 - 10 words,

102 of the 285 people on the referee list are minors. 52 are 16 or younger. One as young as 13 years old. Think things through much?
102 of the 285 people on the referee list are minors. 52 are 16 or...
June 1, 2012 - 34 words,

Clueless soccer referee org just sent to their membership the names, emails, locations, and birthdates of 285 members, including minors.
Clueless soccer referee org just sent to their membership the names, emails, locations, and birthdates...
June 1, 2012 - 27 words,

I'm reading telephone carrier integration and setup guides. On a Friday night. I'll understand if you're jealous of my glamorous life.
I’m reading telephone carrier integration and setup guides. On a Friday night. I’ll understand if...
June 1, 2012 - 28 words,

"Please listen carefully, as our menu items have changed." The most useless phrase ever uttered on a telephone?
"Please listen carefully, as our menu items have changed." The most useless phrase ever uttered...
June 1, 2012 - 25 words,

.@BudgetRAC wants a receipt proving you bought gas. Maybe they don't know the car includes a device that indicates how much fuel is in it?
.@BudgetRAC wants a receipt proving you bought gas. Maybe they don’t know the car includes...
June 1, 2012 - 33 words,

Is this @MikeBloomberg's plan to reduce the population density of NYC by making sure people don't want to live there? http://t.co/pTYM3hTC
Is this @MikeBloomberg’s plan to reduce the population density of NYC by making sure people...
June 1, 2012 - 28 words,

Saw someone having a conversation in Facebook comments. I remember when people communicated the old fashioned way: on FidoNet.
Saw someone having a conversation in Facebook comments. I remember when people communicated the old...
June 1, 2012 - 26 words,

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