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Brain farts

What happened? In spite of plenty of advance warning from Twitter, we got caught by the Twitpocalypse bug. For the 2.0.1 release, we had tested our software extensively. I actually wrote an emulation layer on top of the code that reads data from Twitter that added a large number to every ID read from Twitter. […]

A phone by any other name would smell as sweet…

The general consensus is that there will be a new iPhone announced next week. I, like others, think it’s going to have new features and capabilities. But how is Apple going to label this new device? iPhone 3G? It’s entirely possible that Apple will keep the same name as the previous version. There’s precedence in […]