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Former TechCrunchTV, Yahoo, CNN, pilot, tennis, tech

ALL the 15 products listed on this 1991 Radio Shack Ad can be done on the iPhone

Sep 21, 2014

All 15 products in a Radio Shack 1991 ad all replaced by iPhone tmblr.co/Zms2Ax14YRRLY RT @parislemon: The Apple Store for Everything Else

10 Best Practices for Live Streaming Production

streamingmedia.com — 10 Best Practices for Live Streaming Production Live online video is exploding in popularity, so read these expert tips to get perfect results when moving an event from the camera to the viewer's screen. Even when all the content, talent, cameras, lighting, and audio are worked out, live streaming event production is far from over.
Jul 03, 2014

take 2: here's a link to my 10 Best Practices for Live Streaming article (prior link was magazine subscribers only) streamingmedia.com/Articles/Edito…

Jon Orlin's Blog

jonorlin.com — Omnifocus Dashboard - my php script that gives me better views into my task list I'm a big fan of Omnifocus. It takes a mostly GTD ( Getting Things Done) approach to managing my task list. It syncs to my mac, iPhone and iPad. But it doesn't give me all the dashboard views that I want.
Jun 23, 2014

i've published my code for my @OmniFocus dashboard in a web browser on github: post: jonorlin.com/post//omnifocu… code: github.com/jonorlin/omnif…

TC Cribs Bloopers - A Side Of Jason Kincaid You Have Never Seen Before (TCTV)

techcrunch.com — I need to start with a warning. Depending on your work environment, this may not be safe for work. Especially if you don't want to hear some a lot of four letter words. It may not be safe around small children either. But for everyone else, you might enjoy watching this video over and over again.

Obihai Offers New Low-Cost Home Phone Options As Technology Change At Google Ends Free Service

techcrunch.com — My free lunch is about to end. I'm one of a few hundred thousand customers enjoying free monthly home phone service.* We use a low-cost analog telephone adapter (ATA) called an OBi, connected to Google Voice for free domestic home phone service. But on May 15th, Google is dropping support for the XMPP protocol that makes this work.
Mar 18, 2014

my post @TechCrunch: Obihai Offers New Low-Cost Home Phone Options As Technology Change At Google Ends Free Service techcrunch.com/2014/03/18/obi…

May 01, 2014

reminder to Google Voice/Obi users: you have 15 left to switch. I'm leaning toward @PhonePower @Obihai techcrunch.com/2014/03/18/obi…

May 01, 2014

fixing last tweet-> Google Voice/Obi users: you have 15 DAYS left to switch. I'm leaning toward @PhonePower @Obihai techcrunch.com/2014/03/18/obi…

Diigo, A Tool For Highlighting And Adding Sticky Notes To The Web, Gets A Facelift

techcrunch.com — The social bookmarking, web annotation and research tool Diigo is launching a redesign and refresh today. The site has 7 million registered users, but the boot-strapped company is seeking a path to profitability. The founder tells TechCrunch the simple fact Diigo is alive and kicking, while many players in the space have failed, reveals some important lessons.
Aug 19, 2013

RT @TechCrunch: Diigo, A Tool For Highlighting And Adding Sticky Notes To The Web, Gets A Facelift tcrn.ch/13zACWF by @jonorlin

Sleep Tracking Startup Zeo Says Goodnight

techcrunch.com — One of the early pioneers in the Quantified Self movement has quietly gone out of business. Zeo, a leading maker of hardware and software used by consumers to track sleep and improve their health, has not been operating since the end of last year. A trustee has nearly completed the sale of all co..
May 22, 2013

instead of sleeping tonight, i wrote this -> Sleep Tracking Startup Zeo Says Goodnight techcrunch.com/2013/05/22/sle… via @techcrunch

May 22, 2013

RT @jonorlin: instead of sleeping tonight, i wrote this -> Sleep Tracking Startup Zeo Says Goodnight techcrunch.com/2013/05/22/sle… via @techcrunch

Yahoo’s Iconic SF Billboard Comes Down After Outlasting 4 CEOs

techcrunch.com — Yahoo's famous, long-standing billboard on the San Francisco skyline is coming down. In two weeks, the space will be available for some other company, according to a report in the San Francisco Egotist. The billboard outlasted 4 Yahoo CEO's.
Nov 17, 2011

RT @TechCrunch: Yahoo's Iconic SF Billboard Comes Down After Outlasting 4 CEOs t.co/DGAU9kWm by @jonorlin

Nov 17, 2011

Yahoo’s Iconic SF Billboard Comes Down After Outlasting 4 CEOs t.co/mNKYQ4ys via @techcrunch

Apr 30, 2015

@svqjournalist @nateog @jguynn Some were waxing poetic about the Yahoo billboard... techcrunch.com/2011/11/17/yah… Like that, just like 5x larger

Aug 10, 2015

As Yahoo's SF billboard came down in 2011 I wrote on TechCrunch it outlasted 4 CEOs It's back on.tcrn.ch/l/4dIl twitter.com/TechCrunch/sta…

Aug 27, 2015

This is exactly right: The Virginia Shooter Wanted Fame. Let’s Not Give It to Him. - NYTimes.com mobile.nytimes.com/2015/08/27/opi…

Aug 24, 2015

Today's stock market swings seem like the 1983 movie Trading Places. pic.twitter.com/DnWpImI97O

Aug 24, 2015

RT @cullenroche: The stock market is the only market where things go on sale and all the customers run out of the store....

Aug 15, 2015

The NYTimes has quite a knock down story on Amazon's culture. I wonder if this is how they are treating Woody Allen? twitter.com/nytimes/status…

Aug 13, 2015

Travel expenses for @TheRealBuzz 's trip to the Moon. He didn't include miles. twitter.com/TheRealBuzz/st…

Aug 10, 2015

As Yahoo's SF billboard came down in 2011 I wrote on TechCrunch it outlasted 4 CEOs It's back on.tcrn.ch/l/4dIl twitter.com/TechCrunch/sta…

Aug 03, 2015

Yes! #Utlimatefrisbee, invented at my high school and I played on the team, is closer to becoming an olympic sport twitter.com/npratc/status/…

Jul 30, 2015

"Not in a thousand years would man ever fly" - Wilbur Wright, just a few years before successfully flying. McCullough's The Wright Brothers

Jul 28, 2015

best chart of the day. explains the troubled music industry & how formats change. will a new format ever emerge? twitter.com/fcollective/st…

Jul 28, 2015

solution to NYTimes inaccurate Hillary story's from @sulliview : less speed, more transparency mobile.nytimes.com/blogs/publiced… pic.twitter.com/A6lMnCweKA


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