Week ending Sunday 2010/08/29

Monday 09:55 · The people who do Android ads in Korea are not like you and me: www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZyYSiAUyC4 [Original.]

Monday 10:33 · Yow, Blaine @blaine is trapped in his bathroom by an insane landlord. Real-life drama on Twitter. [Original, responding to @blaine.]

Monday 13:42 · Apparently this year's world yo-yo champion is Canadian. Quite a show: laughingsquid.com/jensen-kimmitt-winner-of-the-2010-world-yo-yo-contest/ [Original.]

Monday 13:45 · @dsmcl That's because rsync *is* one of the most awesome utilities ever. [Original, responding to @dsmcl.]

Monday 15:04 · Trying to help out in Pakistan: www.google.com/crisisresponse/pakistan_floods.html [Original.]

Monday 17:08 · Late Summer Tech Tab Sweep: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/08/23/Tab-Sweep [Original.]

Monday 20:28 · Gory ugly details on Facebook & LinkedIn privacy, from David Strom: strom.wordpress.com/2010/08/23/facebook-privacy/ [Original.]

Monday 22:18 · Java versus scala ur1.ca/17w30 (via @BR3NDA) [Original.]

Tuesday 14:37 · Trending on Twitter: #AndroidPanties No, I don't know why. [Original.]

Tuesday 14:52 · OMG #AndroidPanties exist. www.cafepress.com/+android+underwear-panties (via @martin_probst) [Original.]

Tuesday 14:59 · Capacitance, explained: blog.alexwaterhousehayward.com/2010/08/capacitance-for-stupidity.html [Original.]

Tuesday 21:50 · Set the controls for the heart of the Sun: www.symmetrymagazine.org/breaking/2010/08/23/the-strange-case-of-solar-flares-and-radioactive-elements/ [Original.]

Wednesday 12:12 · This is insanely useful: googleblog.blogspot.com/2010/08/call-phones-from-gmail.html [Original.]

Friday 11:10 · Bad news about JavaOne: googlecode.blogspot.com/2010/08/update-on-javaone.html [Original.]

Friday 21:03 · @IgorMinar Hm, Lauren just called me from Sype=>GVoice. Seemed to work. [Original, responding to @IgorMinar.]

Saturday 09:15 · @james_clark on that, see www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/200x/2003/03/09/AngloFaces [Original, responding to @james_clark.]

Saturday 15:33 · Tethering: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/08/28/Tethering [Original.]

Sunday 11:50 · The finance biz considered as a pathogen: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/08/28/The-Big-Short [Original.]

Sunday 23:44 · @chadfowler Wow, have fun. Take the bus tour if they offer it. See the castle. Try the brewpub. Walk lots. [Original, responding to @chadfowler.]

Sunday 23:49 · @chadfowler www.tbray.org/ongoing/What/The%20World/Places/Japan/Shimane/ [Original, responding to @chadfowler.]


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