No idea what any of this is about? If you care about the evolution of twitter usage, catch up on this subject with this earlier article I wrote on the use of this funny looking symbol “#” to denote metadata in Twitter. If not, go on about your day and accept my apologies for the inside baseball.
Produced in a time before MySpace, Facebook, YouTube, and Gmail, back when JibJab’s first political piece shared space on their site with stuff like Fart Waffle, last night I introduced Tiny DJ to the modern content era:
The conversion from Flash 4/5 swfs to AVI’s was a little buggy but not bad. Thanks to the Brothers Chaps for the tip on the best way to get it done.
It’s good to see Tiny DJ and Crane in Web 2.0 land. I’m working on unearthing, converting, and uploading more of our old Giantheads stuff a little at a time. Watch the Giantheads YouTube channel and here at Extraface for more old treats that may be new to you.
Umbrella Today? – An excellent unitasking web application that simply tells you whether or not you should tote an umbrella. [via Gregg]
The Wrong Walter Reed? – During McCain’s speech at the RNC, there was an image of Walter Reed High School projected behind him. Some say it was a gaffe, and likely was supposed to be a photo of Walter Reed Medical Center, which would be more appropriate to McCain’s theme. I’m pretty sure this is a heh, and the RNC has given conflicting explanations. [also via Gregg]