GeekCast 22: Won’t Get Fooled Again

[display_podcast] We (Shawn Collins, Lisa Picarille, Jim Kukral and myself) recorded GeekCast this afternoon and it's a great show... GeekCast 22: iPhone 2.0 and It’s Still Useless : GeekCast.fm: "The show kicked off with talk of the iPhone 2.0, and the virtues like 3G speed, as well as the negatives, such as the keyboard, lack … Continue reading GeekCast 22: Won’t Get Fooled Again

FriendFeed + GTalk = Twitter Alternative?

FriendFeed + GTalk = Twitter Alternative? 3

So, I'm goofing around with possible Twitter clones and decided to leverage FriendFeed's aggregation of GTalk's status update messages and see if that would work. Here's what it looks like: Pretty nifty if you are using FriendFeed's web service or using Twhirl to watch FriendFeed. Plus, there are comments and groupings ftw.

Twhirl and FriendFeed Room Sharing Coming Soon?

Twhirl and FriendFeed Room Sharing Coming Soon? 6

Twhirl (recently acquired by Seesmic) is the most interesting of the Twitter desktop apps. I've never been a big fan as I relied heavily on Twitter's GTalk integration to get real time updates and use Track via XMPP. However, for FriendFeed, Twhirl rocks. So, I found this note from Seesmic's Loic Le Meur interesting... I've … Continue reading Twhirl and FriendFeed Room Sharing Coming Soon?

Google’s Friend Connect and Long Tail Marketing

Google's Friend Connect and Long Tail Marketing 9

This is interesting. Basically, sometime tonight you'll be able to grab a snippet of code and install it on your site/blog allowing you to combine that site with your activities in various social networks... Google Press Center: News Announcement: "Websites that are not social networks may still want to be social -- and now they … Continue reading Google’s Friend Connect and Long Tail Marketing