Weekly Tweets from 2010-01-24

  • Nervous about #alamwttt. Going to obsess over streaming options so as to not think about it. #
  • Alright…I think tech is in place for #alamwttt Streaming on ustream now, audio only, though. hit litablog.org for details #
  • Hey everyone watching: Is the audio ok on ustream? #alamwttt #
  • I favorited a YouTube video — Midwinter 2010, Day 2: Jason Griffey Interview http://youtu.be/5z6Rkec4uXk?a #
  • David is absolutely right, and it's a fabulous point re: parity between findability re: ebooks and ejournals. Awesome, awesome. #alamwttt #
  • Had a blast at #alamwttt Hope that was good for everyone. #
  • YAY!! Just got a hug from @Jessamyn. #
  • Will see everyone at Blog Salon. #alamw10 #
  • Someone should show every vendor in the exhibition hall at #alamw10 Cliff's video, and challenge them to match his $10K http://bit.ly/8wRSWk #
  • I favorited a YouTube video — 20K for Haiti http://youtu.be/lZck7GTW9dY?a #
  • On my way to the LITA town hall. #alamw10 #
  • Hey @hiddenpeanuts save me some bacon. #lita #alamw10 #baconbaconbacon #
  • In LITA Town Meeting, talking research. #alamw10 #litath #
  • Would LITA being a research/reporting vessel for IT Stats be valuable? #alamw10 #litath #
  • Technology best-practice documentation? Is that LITA's role? #alamw10 #litath #
  • I'm pretty sure someone felt me up during the group hug. #alasecrets #litath #hughughug #
  • I find it curious that LITA still publishes on dead trees. Can I read ITAL on my Kindle? #alamw10 #litath #printisdead #
  • I just unlocked the "JetSetter" badge on @foursquare! http://4sq.com/5uhnPY #
  • Boarding Boston to DC. Yay! #
  • Just discovered if you google MPOW the first phone number people see is my Google Voice. Getting calls asking if we are open today. #
  • Passenger next to me is wearing enough pearls to impress Poseidon. #whatstheoccasion http://yfrog.com/3nyh4vj #
  • Offline for flight. Later, #alamw10 #
  • I just unlocked the "Explorer" badge on @foursquare! http://4sq.com/64UILM #
  • Frakfrakfrak. Flight to Nashville cancelled. In line now. Frak. #
  • Rebooked, getting home tonight, but missing E's bedtime. Feel like crying. #
  • 650 words written while sitting in airport. Not too bad. #
  • Boarding for BNA. #
  • I'm at Nashville International Airport (BNA) (One Terminal Dr, Nashville) w/ 2 others. http://4sq.com/7Jfck5 #
  • One of my good friends won an Alex Award at #alamw10! Kevin Wilson, Tunneling to the Center of the Earth…so awesome! http://bit.ly/806JUe #
  • RT @bsandlin: From the AAUP pres: “The only thing the PhD now reliably confers is the potential for lifetime poverty and underemployment.” #
  • I favorited a YouTube video — Midwinter 2010, Day 2: Jenica Rogers Interview http://youtu.be/rVlLmIfVX_A?a #
  • Thinking a lot about duplication of effort, especially in the cases of screencast tutorials. Why do we need every library to do their own? #
  • Said this a few times at #alamw10, but we really need to get over the "special unique snowflake" syndrome that libs have. #
  • I uploaded a YouTube video — Transparent OLED.mov http://youtu.be/OQLsueSX3uE?a #
  • Lots of good stuff done this morning. Writing, writing, writing. But now, lunch! #
  • Body With 'Very Long' Fingers Discovered On Plum Island – WPIX – Beware the Nosferatu! http://tumblr.com/xdm5oa3nl #
  • Good sweet FSM on a cracker. MA is insane, and I've given up hope for the US if people are bailing on Obama already. #WTFdemocrats #
  • Video: HP shows off ‘wall of touch’ concept, touching optional — Engadget I so want this for my new library…. http://tumblr.com/xdm5ookrb #
  • RT @librarythingtim: Blog post: Apple highlights Local Books http://bit.ly/76sK4o #
  • Have so much to finish this week, I could use three of myself. #
  • I dream of the day that I'm not trying to write 500 words a night. #
  • Also slowly planning my year in speaking. It's absolutely insane to me the turn that my schedule has taken. #
  • Video: Guitar Center’s Drum-Off 2009 Champion- Ramon Sampson (via GuitarCenterTV) OMFG http://tumblr.com/xdm5pm2nf #
  • Video: Guitar Center’s Drum-Off 2008 Champion Jerome Flood II (via GuitarCenterTV) OMFG part 2 http://tumblr.com/xdm5pm78z #
  • DriveThru RPG is offering over $1400 worth of gaming PDF's for a $20 donation to Haiti: http://bit.ly/6vkPCc #
  • Video: The stuff that they are doing about halfway through, with the virtual cameras? Witchcraft, I tell you…. http://tumblr.com/xdm5q24lb #
  • I can now store files in my Google Docs account. Wondering if there's any way this can be more useful than Dropbox. #
  • Video: Nirvana – Seasons In The Sun (via ooouooo) http://tumblr.com/xdm5q4f19 #
  • another afternoon, another trip onto a campus rooftop. #
  • Video: Pearl Jam – Smells Like Teen Spirit / Porch (Daly City ‘91) (via gndcd402) http://tumblr.com/xdm5q90q9 #
  • Video: Stone Temple Pilots – Plush (MTV Unplugged) (via Slagnr) http://tumblr.com/xdm5q9i24 #
  • Video: Alice in Chains – Man in the Box (live) (via eclipse01) http://tumblr.com/xdm5qa15w #
  • "What are we doing tonight, Brain?" "The same thing we do every night, Pinky…WRITE MORE FRAKING WORDS. " #
  • From book @bsandlin is reading: "…national iconographies viabilise the State as the central instance of interpellation…" WTFBBQ? #
  • I uploaded a YouTube video — Cool stuff at CES.mov http://youtu.be/NYdsRGXiHuw?a #
  • Quiz time! Anyone out there know of any library that is building their own hardware with things like the Arduino board? Just DOK? #
  • 15427 words. Maybe another 3-4 hundred in edits/additions/clarifications, so it'll approach 16K when all is said and done. Tomorrow = DONE. #
  • Ah, editing in vi. How very zen. #
  • Sigh. Repeat after me: "I will not click on emails my father sends." Currently running malware cleaner on my desktop. #
  • Cool new service: txt "griffey" to 50500 to get my contact information. Neat! http://contxts.com #
  • WOOT! That's a way to top off a day. Turned in my manuscript AND got other awesome news, to be shared soon. #
  • I'm loving the new WordPress Foundation: http://wordpressfoundation.org/ THIS is the sort of thing that we should be supporting. #
  • Heading to a birthday party for Elizas friend Griff. #

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