Twitter Updates for 2009-06-29

June 29th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • #pdf09 using skype to chat with major bloomberg… #

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-21

June 21st, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • feeling laptop bliss for the 12th hour already… just two more mods… #
  • @prash yup. waay faster on this hardware… #
  • @prash wasn’t too bad once I got the superdrive, both install cds and both backup disks… leopard failed to restore my applications though #
  • @prash ubuntu works great on Air… only the builtin mic is not supported… #
  • @PhilJ alright! Wanna go for lunch/drinks? #

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-17

June 17th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • my backup drive is making funny noises. :/ #
  • Forcing macbook air to suck less. The hard way. #
  • @maqmigh not with the right tools: pile and stage tape for starters, superdrive comes next. #

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-16

June 16th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • new API for tracking conversations: ContextVoice, free for experiments… AWSOME! by @ubervu #
  • ConextVoice API for tracking conversations: … forgot the link before… :) #
  • upgrade of opera deleted all my preferences, accounts, not sure about the emails yet… *sigh* #
  • it was easier to start typing dvorak than it is to start using mac. #
  • I bought mighty mouse. #
  • Tnx for feedback guys, the mouse has a higher goal right now… ;) #
  • @urbanskudnik trying out all the crapiest apple products together might bring unexpected results. ;) #

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-15

June 15th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • @tadejtadej congrats!!! #
  • @cliqology wanna grab a drink sometime? #
  • @cliqology sure, 12am? send me an email… :) #
  • @dalka would love to chat, send me an email.. . #

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geometrics of the cloudy sky…

June 14th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

Image via Wikipedia

“The principle definition of “partly cloudy” is opaque cloud covering 3-5 eighths (or oktas) of the sky as seen from a specific location. This can fall into either of your latter two definitions, as a snapshot in which one looks up and sees the sky 35-60 percent covered with opaque clouds at a given moment (like your number 3) or, if one totals up the amount of cloudiness over the course of a day and on average the amount of cloud cover is 3-5 oktas (like your number 2).” (from

… so my question is… how do I measure ‘oktas’ ? how do I take the 360 degrees of the sky and divide it geometrically to eights the easiest?

possible answer:

question remains, why use eights in the first place?

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-13

June 13th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • RT@nietka: Delo, Sobotna priloga: V Sloveniji ne manjka talenta, ampak je ta izjemno nepremičen (Zemanta intervju) #
  • @WilmingtonWest what seems to be the problem? #

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-11

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-10

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  • RT @Blogger: Latest Blogger Buzz is a shout-out to @Zemanta. Check them out – makes your blog posts better and easier! #

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Twitter Updates for 2009-06-08

June 8th, 2009 § Comments Off § permalink

  • RT @jayrosen_nyu True/Slant is trying to prove that the stand alone journalist doesn’t have to stand completely alone #

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