- Cartoon: Page-turner – my daughter loves books and loves tech toys.
- TweetDeck Acquired by Ubermedia: What Are the Implications for the Twitter Ecosystem? – This reminds me a little of when NewsGator gobbled up NetNewsWire, FeedDemon and others.
- MsgFiler 3.0 Coming Soon to the Mac App Store – I hope this is a huge hit for Adam, it’s a great app.
- Thoughts on iOS Content Purchase – hrmm.
- Verizon Home Phone Connect makes its debut | BGR | Boy Genius Report – this looks interesting.
- Confession #97: Breaking News: Man Tweets Without Really Thinking About It First – which includes the gems, “The fact that the assault was sexual does not appear in the CBS statement until you read a full 463 characters into it. Whos got time for that kind of research?” and “Thats one of the ironies of this era. Were quicker to share half-baked opinions publicly. And now theres no way to take them back.”
- Sitting Next to People at the Airport – yes, please.
- Boulder early application deadline is Feb 24th – the value of TechStars is hard to accurately communicate.
- California Songs: Vienna Teng’s ‘City Hall’: The California Report | The California Report – a nicely edited interview.
- ElephantDB, a Distributed Database for Working with Hadoop – interesting.
- The Problem with Jeggings – CollegeHumor video – oh man. (thanks Eric)
On Selling Crowd Favorite
On Friday Karim and I signed the final papers to bring my Crowd Favorite team together with his VeloMedia team. Whew! I’ve told the story of…