Ads on Twitter

Ads on Twitter

Apr 27, 2011

The Dalai Lama is advertising on Twitter?

Proxlet: Filter out Twitter Noise

Proxlet: Filter out Twitter Noise

Jan 26, 2011

Proxlet is a free Chrome extension that reduces Twitter noise. Once installed and authenticated with Twitter, you can use it to block apps, mute certain users and filter tags. It works on the web and with desktop and mobile clients. Via eHub

Real-time

Real-time

Dec 23, 2010

0 seconds ago

Contribute to Tim Burton’s Cadavre Exquis through Twitter

Nov 26, 2010

“Cadavre Exquis or “Exquisite Corpse” is a technique used to collectively tell a story. Each contributor adds to the story in sequence, building on the last line revealed.” Tim Burton started his story on Nov 19 with the sentence, “Stainboy, using his obvious expertise, was called in to investigate mysterious glowing goo on the gallery […]

Chrome Extension to View Instagram on NewTwitter

Nov 25, 2010

I mostly use Tweetie for Mac or Twitter for iPhone, but if you’re a web user of Twitter and want to see your friends’ Instagr.am photos inline in NewTwitter, just install this Chrome extension and you’ll see photos in the preview pane.

Think Vitamin Twitter Posters

Think Vitamin Twitter Posters

Nov 17, 2010

From Think Vitamin’s Limited Edition Twitter Posters: We’ve designed and printed five limited edition Twitter posters, and we’d like to give them away :) Each one celebrates a Tweet that we think was beautiful or important. Thanks to Ryan Carson and ThinkVitamin for creating a beautiful poster of Max Kiesler and my engagement tweet.  We’re […]

Twitter for iPad

Twitter for iPad

Sep 1, 2010

Just downloaded the first version of Twitter for iPad (iTunes link) and trying it out. On first glance, love the clean, properly-sized UI. Try pinch/zoom on a tweet to see more info. Pinch again to close. Swipe down with two fingers to see a thread. The “write a tweet” view overlaps a bit much for my […]

Real-time Attribution

Oct 27, 2009

I was working on a blog post tonight and wanted to attribute a person as the source. Normally, I would just link their name to their site/blog if they had one, which would then alert them by email if they had a Google search alert on their name or URL, or it would show up […]

Take Part in a Worldwide Twestival

Take Part in a Worldwide Twestival

Feb 3, 2009

On February 12, 2009, more than 175 cities around the world will be hosting Twestivals to bring together Twitter communities to raise money and awareness for charity: water, “a non profit organization bringing clean, safe drinking water to people in developing nations by funding sustainable clean water solutions in areas of greatest need.”

Free Trial for Paid iPhone Apps

Free Trial for Paid iPhone Apps

Jul 16, 2008

I twittered, “shouldn’t there be a free trial period for paid iphone apps?” Twitter stream response:

Waikiki Tweetup

Waikiki Tweetup

Jul 3, 2008

Max and I had a chance to meet up with a bunch of our Twitter/Flickr friends in Hawaii as well as meeting a bunch of other local geeks. Great time.

Twitter is Stressing

Twitter is Stressing

May 18, 2008
Tweetup

Tweetup

Apr 30, 2008

Decided to have a spontaneous tweetup at Chaat Cafe in the evening today. Had a great time meeting interesting geeks.

Max Proposes on Twitter

Max Proposes on Twitter

Mar 24, 2008

Max proposes on Twitter while we’re sitting at opposite sides of our place on our computers :) Mashable picks up the story, it gets on Techmeme and Wired. Geekiness ensues.

Now Your Plants Can Call or Twitter You

Now Your Plants Can Call or Twitter You

Feb 25, 2008

Botanicalls is a project by students at the NYU Interactive Telecommunications Program. It’s “a system that was developed to allow plants to place phone calls for human help. When a plant on the Botanicalls network needs water, it can call a person and ask for exactly what it needs. When people phone the plants, the […]

Purging Drafts Into Pico Posts

Purging Drafts Into Pico Posts

Sep 4, 2007

Ever since I started using Twitter, Tumblr, and Stikkit, it seems I haven’t been able to finish a blog post. Instead, I’m just Twittering, collecting, reading, posting: generally zipping through the electronic universe leaving a varied trail of my activities and thoughts. This speedy trip has its ups and downs. On the one hand, I […]

Twitterverse Launches

Twitterverse Launches

Apr 10, 2007

Ideacodes is pleased to launch our first release of Twitterverse, a mashup and a visualization layer that mines and archives the public timeline of Twitter and provides a visualization of the most commonly used words in a given time period.  Twitter, the hot new product by Obvious, is a “sophisticated, device-agnostic, social message routing system […]

Twitter: Is Brevity The Next Big Thing?

Apr 2, 2007

Jack Dorsey has long been obsessed with status. [I’M WRITING THE LEAD TO MY COLUMN] Not in the snob-appeal sense, but status as in “where are you and what are you doing.” Twitter: Is Brevity The Next Big Thing? – Newsweek Steven Levy

Twitter

Twitter

Mar 8, 2007

The early days of Twitter.

Thoughtful Reduction and the Miniaturization of Expression

Mar 2, 2007

As I was designing for a client web application today, I kept living through John Maeda’s first law of simplicity: thoughtful reduction. The goal was to design a new comments system for parts of the site so members were more likely to leave little notes for each other. In order to make it fun and […]

Saturday Maintenance

Saturday Maintenance

Feb 3, 2007

Seems like I’m not the only one working on new site developments on a Saturday evening. As I’m re-architecting and working on what I want to add in 2007, it seems Twitter and Flickr are also at work :)

Twitterific

Twitterific

Jan 28, 2007