Monthly Archives: June 2010

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-27

  • jilly in bed at 8:20 tonight. hoping it sticks. if bed time bath is the cure, it'll be every night from now on. #
  • I just got up to 5,937 in #DoodleJump !! Beat that! http://itunes.com/app/DoodleJump #
  • RT @Pogue: RT @susanchamplin: @Pogue iPhone corrected "Sorry about your fever" to "Sorry about your feces." iPhone enjoys sophomoric humor. #
  • Drummer WIN http://bit.ly/d23MN5 #
  • I just got up to 8,831 in #DoodleJump !! Beat that! http://itunes.com/app/DoodleJump #
  • So, if you're sick of AT&T botching all things Apple, there's a light at the end of the tunnel. http://bit.ly/ajxqPM via @schumonk #
  • upgraded ipod touch to new OS4. new books capability is kinda nice. works dynamite for epubs, a little pokey for pdfs. #
  • RT @alexlindsay: And yes, I stand by my Macbreak prediction that Apple will Open Source or license out OS X in 5 years or less. #
  • RT @thomasfuchs: Dear Apple, next time please support the previous and the new version of iOS on the iPhone simulator, kthx. #
  • RT @donttrythis: Like my lovely YES watch?My buddy Bjorn designed it and is offering a special discount to my tweeps.
    http://www.yeswatch.com/adam #
  • man, yogurt covered raisins are super addictive. better than real candy, right? #
  • say what? an earthquake in CNY? don't like being on 5th floor any more. #
  • Yikes. here's the earthquake info: http://bit.ly/aeb1a4 #
  • no whammies, no whammies. STOP! #
  • Interesting Press Your Luck cheater… http://bit.ly/9ct0T2 #
  • Isner, Mahut stage most amazing 1st-rounder in Grand Slam history – Bruce Jenkins http://bit.ly/bunHXQ #
  • RT@meyerweb:Maybe Mahut+Isner got together last night and agreed to just keep dragging this out forever.C'mon, we can totally reach 100-all! #
  • RT @codinghorror: iphone4 : holy crap retina display, where have you been all my life? #
  • The peanut not really interested in sleep. Tired but eyes wide open.. #
  • iPhone 4 Teardown – iFixit http://bit.ly/aLkZBk #
  • Wow 6 years already! Happy anniversary Mrs. Crowther! #
  • Btw iOS autocorrect wants to turn Crowther in Growths… Nice! #
  • RT @thomasfuchs: The worst case scenario has occurred. The coffee machine in the office is broken. #
  • finally talked to the right people at sprint. my line is not under contract any more. should I buy more hate from them or switch to at&t? #
  • Will the iPhone 4 blend? What do you think? http://bit.ly/aI8Atq #
  • iphone 4 put up a good fight in the blender… #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-20

  • pleasantly shocked that some fancy new ajax code worked in IE6 with out any fiddling. sweet. #
  • happy 1/2 year birthday to my little jilly bean. #
  • hmm. for some reason gnome-do's twitter plugin can't remember my password any more. #
  • if gnome-do starts up on its own and I try to tweet, it takes out gnome-do entirely. perfect! #
  • RT @codinghorror: RT @timbray: Mac vs PC, the awful truth: http://bit.ly/bLDQLy #
  • RT @SLessard: Yo.jeeez,hands of god had me drippin tears,I get emotional sometimes,Im losing a dear friend to cancer and it just hit me hard #
  • RT @MorningEdition: Happy Birthday @nprinskeep http://twitpic.com/1x7leg #
  • USB typewriter for iPad http://bit.ly/9Uxzux #
  • I have to go now, http://bit.ly/9HDwFy #
  • nearly electrocuted myself last night changing a fuse. melted my nice lineman's pliers a bit. guess its time for a new fuse box. #
  • RT @MorningEdition: Look at this colorful bacon http://bit.ly/dgzcCB #
  • almost went for a run this morning. but ran and making sure I get out of work on time eventually killed the idea. some day… #
  • Limo Win http://bit.ly/cn0Y8e #
  • RT @schumonk: hummm… do i want to live in a transformer?
    http://bit.ly/bEL7iS #
  • hmmm. mac porn. http://bit.ly/9Ss9Nz new mac mini undressed #
  • Whoa tweeting from an iPod touch. Surprisingly cool. Maybe I'll think a little harder about an iphone. #
  • ha ha, digit; turning the hall light on at 2:58am was a riot. you've got a lot of spray bottle in your future. #
  • hmm. peanut must have snuck some naps in today. its an hour past her bed time and she's got no end in sight. #
  • funny as I typed that I can hear her pooping. guess that's what was keeping her up. wait, a few more grunts coming. #
  • Having a great visit with the Utica family. Jilly enjoying the attention. #
  • Yikes. Overstimulated baby cried most of the way back from the in-laws. Not much interest in sleeping now. #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-13

  • RT @codinghorror: Mario learns a mindblowing secret http://bit.ly/chXLXn #
  • RT @donttrythis: RT @BillCorbett: Just saw Adam Savage (@donttrythis) sing I WILL SURVIVE as Gollum. Bucket list complete. See ya! #
  • oh great Angelina Jolie is sending me spam email to join facebook. can't she just leave me alone? #
  • RT @TomBodett: First I buy Ipod touch, then iphone 3g, then 3gs, then ipad. Now I see iphone4. I give up. I'm getting a horse. #
  • Kiss vs Michael Jackson http://youtu.be/GZ-Xg6p_IcM say what? #
  • mac'n out today at work as new ubuntu installs on my primary at the office. #
  • was gonna say that I missed gnome do's tweet short cut, but I just remembered I can do the same with quicksilver #
  • RT @shawnp0wers: New LJ Video: Split Pane File Viewing with Nautilus http://bit.ly/ciHaQC super cool. #
  • wdCalendar – jQuery Based Google Calendar Clone http://bit.ly/ap97UZ impressive. #
  • tweeting from the me menu in ubuntu 10.04 #
  • tweet test from gnome-do. are you broken in 10.04? #
  • gonna be a loooong day. been up most of the night with sick kid. #
  • RT @shawnp0wers: I wonder why Twitter has been so whale-y lately. #
  • How do Mecanum wheels work? http://bit.ly/bEKUHV (if you've ever wondered about the cool forklift on mythbusters…) #
  • happy to replace some crummy old interface with some slick ajax sexiness. #
  • heaven: I can now set SMS reminders in my google calendar from Thunderbird via Lightening. #
  • yeah, I'm a geek. you didn't know that already? #
  • congrats to @lowensteinbs on the first flight of his home built RC plane. great job! #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-06

  • wow downloading last night's dmb show at 2Mbps. FIOS rocks. #
  • RT @jsmag: Slick: AppEngineJS! http://bit.ly/8tyRV4 interesting #
  • That's my girl… http://bit.ly/a1o3du #
  • Get a chance to win 500 premium business cards http://bit.ly/bsVvL4 (via @mirkohumbert) #
  • hmm. I just code an ajax call back that has JSON with embedded JSON. can't decide if that's stupid or cool. #
  • oh crap 10pm already? guess no work on fun projects tonight. phooey. #
  • Google to employees: 'Mac or Linux, but no more Windows' http://bit.ly/9zZ69N #
  • Liberal Leave http://bit.ly/9MWnVy #
  • hmm. @woot today is pretty tempting. but, gonna pass. no more toys. #
  • tweet quoted here: http://bit.ly/95X6NV am I famous yet? #
  • interesting: http://www.ifitwasmyhome.com/ show magnatude of gulf oil spill relative to your locale. #
  • I love those days where it takes you an hour to get to the bathroom because everybody wants your attention at once. #
  • ignore any load popping noises from my office; head fixin to 'asplode from overload. #
  • term of the day: 'C-suite' http://bit.ly/c7NNT7 #
  • RT @donttrythis: This will haunt your dreams (Satchmo Death Metal) http://bit.ly/aMn5DQ #
  • Kill'n time wait'n for the car dealer shuttle again. #
  • Go'n for a record for how much we can spend with vw in 1 week. #
  • fiddle dee dee. shuttle running late today. ugh. #
  • sweet. a zillion report requests to deal with. that's ok, I didn't want to make any progress on my task list anyway. #
  • sweet. a zillion issue reports to deal with. that's ok, I didn't want to make any progress on my task list anyway. #
  • in need of a drink after analyzing some scary old code. #
  • Ozzy Osbourne – Crazy Train (Smooth Jazz Version) http://youtu.be/OMxAq0Ofupw #
  • can't stop watching death metal and smooth jazz comical remakes. these folks have way to much free time. #
  • Abba-Dancing Queen(Metal Version) http://youtu.be/njwGpdXUFV8 #
  • Broken Bells – The Ghost Inside http://youtu.be/rVxTsXRjNTw best video I've seen in a while… #
  • RT @antsmarching: DMB News: Dave and Tim to do Perform Mid-Tour Show http://bit.ly/deCet3 #
  • just when I write off dave shows for '10, they go and add a Dave and Tim show @ Canandaigua. Probably still won't go, sniff.. #
  • RT @zeldman: Sued for speaking out online. http://j.mp/b4rdKj scary stuff. #
  • Time for some Film Swapping « Flickr Blog http://bit.ly/b91cgF interesting #
  • BP oil spill hitting the coastline of Louisiana: http://bit.ly/9Te2AH horrible, sad. #
  • ok, switching from RSS to update facebook from twitter to the twitter facebook app. lesse if that works better. #
  • another crazy saturday done. a blur of shopping, misc chores and lots of jilly time. #

Sad Story

Its a kinda sad story when the only work that I get to do on my blog these days is the occasional wordpress update…  And, I screw it up by forgetting to rename my template out of the way and watch it get overwritten by the default.  Oh well, fixed it so that won’t happen again.