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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-01-17

  • shite, just involuntarily tested my lenovo's impact protection system. It worked but I feel like a total dumbass http://bit.ly/57D5QU #
  • Waterproof Kindle case, excellent idea (via @HelenCrozier) http://bit.ly/81od8B #
  • The new Lenovo U1 is actually 2 separate machines, one based on StrongARM and the other a core duo. Neat http://bit.ly/4utp91 #
  • Sonim's unbreakable phone is broken by a reporter at CES (via @shodow2) http://bit.ly/58iSwL #
  • @abetson I prefer the offline web model. It's more robust and doesn't create false expectations πŸ™‚ in reply to abetson #
  • @paulmwatson don't think so. you'd have to use open office. Still it's a neat idea #
  • 7 foods experts won't eat – disturbing stuff http://bit.ly/7ur1aP (via @TomRaftery) #
  • argh, set the wrong time for an event in ical.. doh! #
  • Ah Adobe Creative Suite, how I love thee πŸ™‚ #
  • It's like the roads are covered in cola slush puppies. That's a revolting thought #
  • Watching Ross Kemp in the Middle East. It's the 2nd installment. Should be required viewing for anyone brought up on a diet of fox news #
  • @paulmwatson haha, true in reply to paulmwatson #
  • @fionahaughney the number of fanatics on both sides is relatively small. Lots of people just want peace. in reply to fionahaughney #
  • avalanche of stuff to do πŸ™‚ #
  • NGN will never happen they said. AT&T want to switch to IP-only infrastructure (thanks @shodow2) http://bit.ly/7Zc0jC #
  • hhmm, the cisco vpn client can timeout after around 4,000 years. That's a useful feature #
  • sio2 looks deadly for iphone games development. RT physics and opengl compatible. http://bit.ly/7rC1fS #
  • @paulmwatson replacement for the Volvo or the Ford? in reply to paulmwatson #
  • Similar to "Stuck". Japanese woman arrested after driving home with the body of someone she hit lodged in her window http://bit.ly/8ybnAE #
  • Once more over the cuckoo's nest… #
  • don't even know where to start… #
  • Wonder if the 360 adapter on the new Sony bloggie works well. Such a cool idea http://bit.ly/7VtApl #
  • @paulmwatson yep, it's a terrible name. what weren't they thinking? in reply to paulmwatson #
  • VON heralds the "End of TV" to be replaced by #3dtv !! Hyperbole aside, it's worth reading http://bit.ly/6Gzvr3 #
  • Google decides "don't be evil" motto is incompatible with being evil in China http://bit.ly/8avTfI #
  • @KristianWalsh that's cynical.. what's the Chinese for bing? in reply to KristianWalsh #
  • @KristianWalsh haha, that's brilliant. So "bing" phoneticaly is a disease in (mandarin?) Chinese in reply to KristianWalsh #
  • If your cost of living has decreased due to the Irish recession then l'd be delighted/amazed to hear about it… #
  • @paulmwatson Rent is down but cancelled out by car+health insurance. Fuel will increase further. Morale is down in reply to paulmwatson #
  • Fintan O'Toole's article on Bertie's tax exemption application is a great piece of journalism http://bit.ly/4z74aa #
  • Ireland should change its name to GUBU-land with all the utter GUBUtangs walking around #
  • Jon Stewart – "So the only people who have recovered from the financial crisis are those who caused it in the 1st place" #
  • the mac file extractor is getting stuck in an infinite loop (seems like it) while copressing a normal directory with no symlinks. weird #
  • On train to Dublin. A few useful meetings today #
  • Dart delayed. In serious danger of missing train #
  • Phew. Made train with a few mins to spare #
  • time for some work #
  • Watching the 2nd installment of MIchio Kaku's brilliant series #time-bbc http://bit.ly/6bLATX #
  • @dberesford sounds like you should write a book about the "crunchy nut health plan" πŸ™‚ in reply to dberesford #
  • @dberesford I'm sure that's libellous against some nuts and flakes in reply to dberesford #
  • off to Cork & pronto πŸ™‚ #
  • "When there's blood in the water the first shark to the carcass gets the best bite" on property devs. http://bit.ly/4CEC6n #
  • @fionahaughney @paulmwatson @martinmurphy can't buy a car I don't love. Its gotta make me happy when I see it, sit in it, turn key… in reply to fionahaughney #
  • Comedian (I hope) on newstalk saying we should ban soup to save water. Soup is a lurking danger in irish society! #
  • @ChristineBohan maybe she meant gratefully. Our politicians are quite illiterate in reply to ChristineBohan #
  • @ChristineBohan lol, so true in reply to ChristineBohan #
  • @topgold same here πŸ™‚ in reply to topgold #
  • Strong winds on way back from Cork and getting stronger. Forecast looks bad #
  • @ghook parkie's interview style requires the celebs to b interesting. Too many vacuous celebs & reality tv "stars" now #
  • @ghook how is us legal sys different? Gormley is waffling #
  • @ghook climate transformation is inevitable. People need subsidies to help improve insulation so they don't have to keep taps running #
  • Nearly home. Thinking about pizza #
  • @ghook Clinton was just in Haiti, you keep letting mike Graham distort facts #
  • @EvertB fair nuff. I heard wrong, he was in tel aviv. in reply to EvertB #
  • @EvertB still, point is that with about 10k US troops on the way I don't think it's fair to characterise the "democratic elite" as uncaring in reply to EvertB #
  • RT @sdesic: 5 Cities from Space: Amazing Aerial Night Photography http://tinyurl.com/r9y8j3 #
  • AIB moving against Zoe Developments, pushing for forced sale of several properties. Will be interesting from #. Ihttp://bit.ly/5dNHg5 #
  • meant to say. AIB v Carroll will be interesting from perspective of #nama prices #
  • @damienmulley it was vicious. I kinda believe that these multimillionaire chat show hosts should stop bickering & count their blessings in reply to damienmulley #
  • The curious story of the world's most desirable squat house http://bit.ly/7Vc4EQ #
  • Great day filming in lyre, west Waterford. Rory even got to do his own stunts #
  • @recklessrik might give it a go again but I prefer the 15 minute clips of existential angst in the Swedish version. in reply to recklessrik #
  • The weather of the past few weeks have made the country's roads even worse. Craterous potholes on the way to Limerick and Cork #