Update: Please see the bottom of this post for the latest. I am feeling spurned. I used to follow my local news station, Central Florida News 13, on Twitter. A few days ago, I realized that I wasn’t seeing their tweets anymore. Anyone who knows Twitter knows that its performance has been a huge pile […]
Facebook loosed their new interface this week. Thus far, there is nothing “live” about it. This makes me very sad. Honestly, if Facebook doesn’t introduce AJAX-y live update goodness to their homepage, I suspect I’ll use Facebook about 11% as much as I used to.
Suddenly, I find myself kind of addicted to Twitter. Unlike a website, RSS, or even Facebook, it really caters to the ADD side of me in an amazing way. However, Twitter can be a little confusing at first, so this is a very basic primer for the uninitiated. Read on for much more.
I decided to add my latest “tweet” from Twitter to the sidebar of my WordPress blog. Rather than use yet another plugin that adds yet another hook – and there are many that do this with lots of code, I decided to use a homegrown solution, dependant only on PHP4+ and cURL (most webhosts already […]
I’ve decided to give Twitter a go again. It seems to move pretty quickly and satiate my ADD by filling in the gaps in my Facebook live feed. If you and I know each other, give me a shout @sethadam1.
I’ve chronicled my adventures with Bloglines before, several times, in fact. I was not happy when their new “beta” was released, but after several revisions, it proved to be a worth successor. Some time ago, I switched over full time to the beta version and never looked back. It’s better looking, smoother, with a much […]
Did you know that Facebook is offered in both Pirate and l33t sp34k?
Everyday, I’m a little more amazed and impressed by Facebook. The way it works, the way information is connected is just so useful and really smart. First of all, I am simply blown away at the “friend suggestions” that Facebook offers me. I am constantly seeing people I really do know or names I recognize. […]