Archive for the ‘twitter’ Category

The news you create at Paper.li won’t stain your fingers with ink and it might prove more interesting than what you find on your doorstep in the morning.   Plus, the newspaper can even be named after you! Paper.li allows you to take all the recent links from a twitter user and their followers and turn […]


When I logged into Gmail this morning I finally saw what I really wanted to see yesterday afternoon – “Buzz”.  It was right where everyone said it would be, under my inbox tab. After spending a few hours poking around and (unsuccessfully) searching for some help topics on exactly who can see what, I think […]


Readtwit allows you to turn your Twitter stream into an RSS feed.  It  removes shortened URLs and allows you to read the actual content right in your favorite feed reader. First you need to connect Readtwit to your Twitter account and then you can easily subscribe to the RSS feed it creates.  You can also […]


(Update: As of now, I no longer have the new Retweet function. Hopefully when it comes back it won’t render my screencast completely useless…) Over the past few days Twitter has been rolling out the new Retweet functionality and I was finally graced with the controversial feature last night.  My first take?  I don’t get […]


Kikin is an add-on that puts relevant search results for Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Amazon, eBay, and iTunes above your regular search results from sites like Google, Yahoo, and Bing.  It works with Firefox, IE, and Safari.   After you install it just perform your searches like you normally would.  Kikin will appear on the results […]


Last night I was pleasantly surprised to see that I finally had Twitter Lists enabled in my Twitter account. Of course, 5 minutes later I realized that Twitter had opened up Lists to everyone and I was quickly reminded that I’m really not all that special. If you haven’t given Twitter Lists a try, this […]


TinyGrab is an application that works with your Mac OS X or Windows screenshot tool to help you quickly share the screenshots you take. After you install TinyGrab simply take a screenshot as you normally would (you can change the hot-keys in your preferences if needed).  TinyGrab will almost instantly copy a short URL to […]