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27 February 2013

Writing

  1. Our Incredible Journey

    About my new site, chronicling what often happens when an internet start-up is purchased by a larger company.

Links

  1. Anna Catherine Dr to Summer Rain Dr - Google Maps

    Impressive: two houses in Florida that back on to each other, but to get from one to the other by road is a 7 mile journey. (via Paul Mison)

Tweets

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    @doingitwrong @hautepop Thanks. I Want Sandy is there already. Did the other two delete users’ content?

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    @designswarm Bah, sorry :(

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    @r4isstatic Thanks. I’m sure I’m not the first, or last.

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    I wrote a bit about my Our Incredible Journey tumblr: gyford.com/phil/writing/2… On acqui-hires, the lifetimes of online services, etc.

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    @blech @engineeringdept To be safe, I’d just pop it in the post if I were you.

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    An in-ear implant, powered by body heat, that plays Robyn non-stop.

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    @engineeringdept I think that thing is called a “gun”.

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    My strategy of ignoring all these Heroku+Django “out of memory” errors in the hope they’d go away appears to be having the opposite effect.

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    @russelldavies I worry sometimes that he has no one else to talk to, and that he’d get lonely if I left.

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    @paulpod Always the same. Always such nonsense, sometimes like a child telling stories about the real world.

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    @Zoonie Yes I wasn’t going to bother with this one but saw a couple of good reviews of the start. No idea why he’s so rated by TV co’s.