Around the web November 19, 2007 Bill Manning’s Thoughts on UMPC and Small Laptops, just get a MacBook – I always get tempted by mini-laptops, but the MacBook is an excellent compromise. I hope Apple comes out with a slightly smaller version in the next rev – they could trim an inch or so without affecting the screen size. VentureBeat: Barack Obama to name a “Chief Technology Officer” (thanks Ari) Quickbooks 2008 video tour stock photography – jokes for nerds, jokes for nerds. how much for 1 ice age? (surprisingly little) – at least people are exploring options. Direct Comparison of iPhone and Hard-Key QWERTY Phone Owners Indicates Higher Text Entry Error Rate for iPhones – I’m shocked, shocked to discover this. (thanks elihorne) Is Twitter Down? – awesome (thanks Micah) Glassbooth – Quiz to help you choose best 2008 presidential candidate – interesting. Android, With More Optimism – excellent post by Steven. Feed Overload? Hit the Panic Button! – this is brilliant.