How not to miss any Twitter replies @Your_Username

Wednesday, February 27th, 2008

One of the nice things about Twitter’s social background noise is that you actually can shut it down – like putting on headphones in a bustling office when you want to concentrate on a task. But you might want to avoid anger and irritation when someone actually wants to talk to you and calls your name… and you seem to ignore them. So far, intelligent headphones haven’t been invented yet (as far as I know). On Twitter however, there are a few ways not to miss the occasional personal address (“addressas inbeing spoken to” :-) ) that is the “@username” reply. (more…)

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Tuesday, April 17th, 2007

There are several online services that warn you when your website is down or too slow. Here are three free services I tried (“free as in “freemium“). Feel free to add your findings or experiences… (more…)