Social Media Updates for 2010-08-08

  • Missing the Blue Angels at @SeafairSeattle this year? Here's my video of 'em: http://youtu.be/JZXT5xQ1g4s #
  • "Gynecologists provide great customer cervix." [@HipsForHire] #
  • Looking for a "must follow" on Twitter? @freeappaday if you're an iPhone / iPad user. Plus http://www.facebook.com/FreeAppADay #
  • There were no "Wickie Leaks" on my carpet while I was gone. Pixie must've behaved herself, too. #
  • Skype for #Android is Exclusive to Verizon?! http://lgno.me/bfYu5l #WTF #
  • Apple's Magic Trackpad just made $70 disappear from my wallet! #
  • Dolme out some souvlaki, please? #
  • I wonder if pita bread is a PITA to make? #
  • Are Greek glasses known as gyroscopes? #
  • Fact: stepping two feet back from the baggage claim WON'T KILL YOU. #
  • No WiFi in-flight? Best way to bored a plane, US Airways. 😉 #
  • Don't bother holding your breath waiting for The Beatles to show up in iTunes. http://lgno.me/dxoA6b #
  • Deck your dorm with loads of Geeky goodies! http://lgno.me/d1tEG1 #
  • Build yourself a city with SimCity Deluxe. http://lgno.me/9dZaXR #
  • The DiggMixer iPad app is one of the best ways to organize and read all of your news and stories. http://lgno.me/d3xGt1 #
  • Have you hugged a great white shark today? http://lgno.me/d1ZYMr #
  • I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is "In 15 minutes everybody will be famous." [Andy Warhol] #
  • If you were in charge of setting up a business retreat, where would you go and how would you get your team to bond? http://lgno.me/9WB6Tw #
  • It's a problem that senescence is not ameliorating. [Piers Anthony] #
  • Is Microsoft in trouble now that Macs dominate the college crowd? http://lgno.me/96ChfQ #
  • It'll all be yesteryear soon. [Elliott Smith] #
  • Have you ever dined at Disney's Club 33? http://lgno.me/djVcgV #
  • Be conservative in what you do, be liberal in what you accept from others. [Jon Postel] #
  • Are Android app approvals a certifiably good idea? http://lgno.me/atChak #
  • How do you sketch like a pro? http://lgno.me/bGkI2X #
  • A smile abroad is often a scowl at home. [Alfred Lord Tennyson] #
  • Christopher Hitchens adds cancer to his list of things that are not great. http://lgno.me/bsEToK [I'd say it's not even a little good!] #
  • Once in his life, every man is entitled to fall madly in love with a gorgeous redhead. [Lucille Ball] #
  • If I am rubber, then what are you? http://lgno.me/9I6uzz #
  • The wicked are always surprised to find ability in the good. [Luc de Clapier] #
  • Slackware? Linux? Essentials? Free? http://lgno.me/aII4rQ #
  • Security is always going to be a cat and mouse game. [Kevin Mitnick] #
  • Wait, whoah, stop. The FCC did what? http://lgno.me/cvGWd7 [Whaaaaat?] #
  • Why does the Internet depress teenagers? http://lgno.me/aEr7Au #
  • Police stops are NOT private conversations! http://lgno.me/cl7KeY #
  • How do you navigate your way through a diverse multicultural business community? http://lgno.me/bitWd7 #
  • What is the size of your biggest hard drive? http://lgno.me/bx0DdK #
  • I'm loving the Chromium Nightly Builds. *9 #
  • If you could possess commanding knowledge of one field, what would it be? http://lgno.me/dx86ur #
  • You can learn a huge amount about yourself and other people by being in disguise. [Adam Yauch] #
  • What actions do you think the government should take to address climate change? http://lgno.me/aTCRop #
  • When I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things, I am tempted to think there are no little things. [Bruce Barton] #
  • Let's start rating our tweets. *0 *1 *2 *3 *4 *5 *6 *7 *8 or *9 – like: "iPhone 4 Antenna *1" or "Chocolate Chip cookies *9" #
  • How would you best utilize a piece of aging tech? http://lgno.me/cj1uio #
  • It is not from ourselves that we learn to be better than we are. [Wendell Berry] #
  • Are you willing to void a warranty in order to gain the freedom to choose your carrier – and operating system? http://lgno.me/amY7or #
  • Will you be taking advantage of Dish Network's streaming of live content? http://lgno.me/d4aGNZ #
  • What is "The Cloud" – and why the heck do I want my information there? http://lgno.me/aTtiV4 #
  • Comfort zones are most often expanded through discomfort. [Peter McWilliams] #
  • Optimize Online – How To Build Your Page Rank: http://lgno.me/aEbhmV #
  • Star Wars: Trench Run has to be my favorite iPhone app of all time! http://lgno.me/bmrpxw #
  • Crime is only a left-handed form of human endeavor. [John Huston] #
  • Will you hang in with Windows XP until 2014? http://lgno.me/cikP5N #
  • How do you copy a URL from your desktop to your mobile device? http://lgno.me/dCs8Zc #
  • Conceit is God's gift to little men. [Bruce Barton] #
  • Are you waving goodbye to Google Wave – or had you completely forgotten about it? http://lgno.me/coqyl3 #
  • Hey #Seattle: http://whichbridge.com/ #
  • You're playing worse and worse every day and right now you're playing like it's next month. [Herb Brooks] #
  • Achieve more by letting your ideas have sex with each other! http://lgno.me/dezIrY #
  • Wave "good-bye" to Google Wave… and wave "hello" to http://typewith.me/ (again). #
  • A PDF error can give hackers control of your Apple mobile device. http://lgno.me/bcFFuI #
  • Have a glass of wine to help young readers. http://lgno.me/9OhTgu #
  • How do you sign in to more than one Google account at once? http://lgno.me/ceJVxV #
  • Eat – Sleep – Compute! What more IS there to life, anyway? http://lgno.me/a9Tc6M #
  • What software titles do you feel students NEED to help them succeed in the classroom? http://lgno.me/dBriGr #
  • Apparently, @barkingminds and their #crowdmap product are based in Seattle. #
  • Programmers unite! The Gnomedex10 Open Government Hackathon is not something you will want to miss. http://lgno.me/ayBG2T #
  • Why do law enforcement officials LOVE the iPhone? http://lgno.me/aIVSkU #
  • Did you know that CampusBooks helps you find the lowest price possible on all of your college books? http://lgno.me/b6qCVH #
  • How do find everything once you finish moving? http://lgno.me/bWGvUk #
  • Is it just me or are pensioners getting younger these days? [Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon] #
  • When the government (whatever government) tells you it's doing something stupid to save you money, how do you respond? http://lgno.me/bSByXM #
  • Nothing wilts faster than laurels that have been rested upon. [Percy Bysshe Shelley] #
  • How much would it take for you to put up with the constant whooshing sound of giant wind turbines near your home? http://lgno.me/bSr0Xb #
  • Some of the greatest battles will be fought within the silent chambers of your own soul. [Ezra Taft Benson] #
  • Would Mulder and Scully have been put to work on this case? http://lgno.me/a1HdSj #
  • Happiness is one of the few things in this world that doubles every time you share it with someone else. [Harry Lauder] #
  • Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide: http://lgno.me/9rjdUp [It only sounds like caveman computing, but I'm told it's useful!] #
  • Never postpone until tomorrow what you can postpone until the day after. [Raoul Wallenberg] #
  • How do you organize yourself when packing for a move? http://lgno.me/bWGvUk #
  • Is a recurse what you do when your last sentence didn't carry enough four-letter words to convey your displeasure? http://lgno.me/cPrq23 #
  • Cynicism is a sorry kind of wisdom. [Barack Obama] #
  • Foxconn's suicide prevention hotline could be staffed by net-savvy fishermen. http://lgno.me/dBD0h7 #
  • Every president hates the press. [Helen Thomas] #
  • Manmade stuff visible from space: The Great Wall of China, and your illegal swimming pool. http://lgno.me/cnSAtW [You're Google-busted!] #
  • How do you deal with bullies? http://lgno.me/cx3e3R #
  • All music is folk music. I ain't never heard a horse sing a song. [Louis Armstrong] #
  • How much would you expect to pay for a 2 TB hard drive? http://lgno.me/cgRxm0 #
  • Hey #Seattle? There's http://gnomedex10hackathon.eventbrite.com/ with prizes for local developers, designers, idea folks! #
  • Best iPhone game EVER? Star Wars Trench Run: http://go.tagjag.com/trenchrun – I've been playing non-stop all night. #
  • How harmful are 3D Glasses? http://bit.ly/cvUx7a #
  • Security Firm says Hackers Could Enslave iPad, iPhone: http://bit.ly/91U8sv #
  • Are women really attracted to men in red? http://lgno.me/bmKH3P [We know that hostile aliens always kill the redshirts first!] #
  • I would rather be respected than elected. [Charles Edison] #
  • Will the BlackBerry Torch be able to singe the iPhone and Android? http://lgno.me/b6N4w8 #
  • Often we have no time for our friends but all the time in the world for our enemies. [Leon Uris] #
  • Will gorilla glass have a Kong-sized comeback? http://lgno.me/amZMHN #
  • I would rather trust a woman's instinct than a man's reason. [Stanley Baldwin] #
  • Do deities and demigods have a sense of humor? http://lgno.me/9y1NFj #
  • If you go long enough without a bath, even the fleas will leave you alone. [Ernie Pyle] #
  • When you need to exchange photos with your friends, do you find Troovi groovy? http://lgno.me/aohxgM #
  • All television is children's television. [Richard P. Adler] #
  • Silicon Valley zaps blood clots with high-tech! http://lgno.me/9kiK05 #
  • We English are good at forgiving our enemies; it releases us from the obligation of liking our friends. [P. D. James] #
  • Given the choice, is anyone still using Vista over Windows 7? http://lgno.me/caoYcZ #
  • Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind – even if your voice shakes. [Maggie Kuhn] #
  • IE gaining market share can only mean that its competitors are doing something wrong, right? http://lgno.me/dfXu5N #
  • A book may be compared to your neighbor: if it be good, it cannot last too long; if bad, you cannot get rid of it too early. [Rupert Brooke] #
  • GCN (Government Computer News) Magazine: http://lgno.me/9KRUUI [Free!] #
  • Wow! Now it's @AlYankovic talking to @WilliamShatner on Biography. This must be my lucky morning… #
  • First thing I see this morning is @DrewFromTV on Biography. Met you a few years back at a soccer game with @dhlawrencexvii. #
  • Do I really wanna spend $5 on Angry Birds HD?! #
  • What percentage of your daily Internet use is spent with social networking? http://lgno.me/aHAghC #
  • The first monster you have to scare the audience with is yourself. [@WesCraven] #
  • Halo 2600: http://members.shaw.ca/jeffv/halo2600.html #
  • Have you checked out AT&T's QR code app? http://lgno.me/cJawUx #
  • Are you guys computer whackers? [David Yow] #
  • If I fly @SpiritAirlines with a trenchcoat and big pockets, can I avoid the $45 carry-on charge? http://lgno.me/a3ijgZ #
  • Not all celebrities are dunces. [Carroll O'Connor] #
  • Monday and no real fix yet? http://lgno.me/bZUPYm #
  • Rave music sounds like an electronic disco version of '30s Universal monster movies. [Mojo Nixon] #
  • Can we blame the western diet as a major cause of ADHD? http://lgno.me/bHeQQ6 #
  • In Hollywood you just fail upwards. [@ThatKevinSmith] #
  • I think Phone+ is a much more interesting publication than Phone-. http://lgno.me/bj0RL0 [But maybe I'm just a positive guy?] #
  • And what is more, I agree with everything I have just said. [Piet Koornhof] #
  • If you could get free installation for fiber optic broadband, would you take it? http://lgno.me/aBjTlS #
  • Anyone who has ever struggled with poverty knows how extremely expensive it is to be poor. [James Baldwin] #
  • Can two write.fms make a wrong.fm? http://lgno.me/964zUz #
  • Since we have to speak well of the dead, let's knock them while they're alive. [John Sloan] #
  • GSM phones getting hacked is pretty old news, right? http://lgno.me/a6Ygge #
  • Do you buy WiFi? http://bit.ly/cEnfcY #
  • If I really, REALLY like pasta, does that mean I have a fetishccini? #
  • If I really, REALLY like pasta, do I have a fetishccini? #