Open Table goes retro, files for an IPO http://bit.ly/Ms4v
Apparently venison was on the menu at Google today: http://bit.ly/3GXHuH
Thanks for the Techmeme tips @brij @nickgon @atul and @charlie — check out http://www.techmeme.com to see your suggestions on the site!
Ever wanted to send a story tip to Techmeme? Now you can! Here’s how: http://bit.ly/18mmg
Oh, TinyURL, why are you giving me headaches today?
Hm, I wonder if TinyURL’s foul-ups today have anything to do with this news: http://bit.ly/LYxC (Probably not, but still an odd coincidence)
At a housewarming party, surrounded by expat Aussies. Pro: accents galore! Con: it’s in the Marina.
Here’s a blind item for tech media people: Which one of you honestly but unsuccessfully offered me a bribe today to put a story on Techmeme?
So is this headline a typo or a pun? http://bit.ly/3LAE8g
What a great day.
Okay, people, where is a good place for a TV-less person to watch the inauguration tomorrow at 9am? Anyone in SF having an Obama brunch?
I love how Google tried to bury bad news in the noise after Jobs’s announcement last night. People still noticed though: http://bit.ly/11H1y
Curious about the impact of a human editor on Techmeme? Here’s a peek. Without intervention, this would’ve appeared today http://bit.ly/gRf3
Classical subway music continues. There’s a chellist palying at the 16th and Mission bart.
Cellist, not chellist. I need spellcheck on my phone
Watched the end of The Thomas Crown Affair at the gym. Anybody want to steal some art with me? Or at least listen to Nina Simone?
Up early, about to get coffee. So, what’s in the news today?
Drinking scotch out of a vase.
Hey CESers, anyone bold enough to sport a TV-b-gone this year? Not to use it, but just strut around with it? Or would security tackle them?
Palm CEO, on if the Pre’s price will beat $200 iPhone “Why would we do that when we have a significantly better product?” http://bit.ly/sa3G
A Macworld keynote delivered in a blue button-down? Didn’t see that coming.
Blog find of the day: http://socialmediocrity.com/
There’s a violin player performing in the Powell BART station. Eveeyone keeps passing her by and missing the gorgeous music.
The holiday news drought ended before I could even get a cup of coffee. Welcome back, everyone, and feel better, Steve: http://bit.ly/4OzM
Preparing for a busy week by watching the Battlestar Galactica miniseries. Expecting to see a few cylons at Macworld.
Been up since 8:30 — early for a Saturday. Breakfast finished, Internet puttering done, now off to gym and ferry building farmer’s market.
My plans for the night just -poof- disappeared. Whatcha up to?
Headed to Japantown to meet misses @mbaratz and @melodymcc. Konichiwa, bitches.
My bff’s sister’s bf’s’s brother’s gf heard from this guy who knows this kid who’s going with the girl who saw Steve pass out at Fraiche…
Late to my own party! Almost there. Happy New Year!
Finally on my way to join @springfever @tconrad @mjyazzie et al for football and food. Starting this new year a little late.