Who Else Is Twitter Sandboxing?

October 21, 2009

UPDATE: See end of this post.

I am the invisible man of Twitter.

It has been this way for months.

Curiously, it coincided around the time I publicly tweeted to @ev and @biz about the rotten service. Twitter was full of FAIL Whales daily for days and days and days.

I couldn’t have been the only person to complain.

It makes me wonder how many other people on Twitter have become invisible too.

After the break I will show you what invisibility means and why it matters to everybody.

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Barnes & Noble eReader For Android Coming?

October 21, 2009

Either they’ve accidentally announced it’s coming or this is one hell of a mistake!

From the Nook Fact Sheet [PDF link], this:

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There is currently no B&N eReader for Android. This is what’s available at the B&N eReader download page:


No Android version! (No Windows Mobile, either — but who cares about that other than maybe Barnes & Noble?)

It’d be great to have a version that runs on the Archos 5 Internet Tablet and the leaked Dell Streak.

Dell Tops The Archos 5 Internet Tablet

October 21, 2009

Not all the specs are in, but it has one key thing I wish the Archos 5 Internet Tablet had: a camera. And it’s a five-megapixel camera too!

Here’s a video that originally appeared on SlashGear, which has more information:

And some screensnaps after the break.

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