Happy Thanksgiving – now read on to see if you’re a geek!
- You might be a geek if you’d rather tweet on twitter than have a conversation with someone across the room.
- You might be a geek if you tweet that you’ve fallen and bumped your head instead of telling someone in the next room.
- You might be a geek if you take pictures of your food to share with your friends online!
- You might be a geek if your friends call you to fix their computer and you can.
- You might be a geek if you sleep with your laptop or PDA/Phone next to you in bed.
- You might be a geek if you know that PHP and tweet are not drugs.
- You might be a geek if you collect web site domains.
- You might be a geek if you would prefer to spend a Saturday night watching your 52″ LCD HDTV rather than going out with your buddies.
- You might be a geek if you have worked with people you’ve never met or that are in times zones with over a 3 hour difference.
- You might be a geek if you’ve never met your clients face-to-face.
- You might be a geek if you’ve ever had a conference call in your pajamas or from bed on your laptop.
- You might be a geek if you have a cell phone or PDA, no land line, and can’t understand why everyone else doesn’t do the same thing.
- You might be a geek if you have a photo stream of pictures of your life on Flickr.
- You might be a geek if you know where all the wi-fi hot spots are in your home town and most airports and/or know where to find a list of them online.
- You might be a geek if you can work from any where in the world as long as you have an internet connection.
Happy Geeking! 🙂 Remember it is a lifestyle, not a job!
If you love words and being creative then this is a great community site where you’ll feel at home. If you’ve got a word you’d like to share then create an account and submit it. You’ll get some immediate feedback confirming you’re really creative or not.
I recently joined the site and submitted a word I made up about someone who spams your Twitter stream with spam links and other nonsense, I call them a Spwitter!
So take a break to have some word fun, visit http://www.addictionary.org/ today!
I share links all the time on Twitter so thought I should make it a daily post on the site. And since this is the first post I’m going to include many of the sites I tweeted over the past couple of weeks — hope you enjoy.
TidyFavorites describes itself as “the next–generation program that makes working with bookmarks safer, faster and easier”.
Features include: Find websites instantly by viewing easy-to-recognize thumbnail images
– Open, copy, delete and update bookmarks in a single click
– Drag and drop to resize and rearrange bookmark thumbnails
– Add temporary links to a “stack” keeping your Tidy Favorites looking tidy
– Search through any website in seconds using a Command Line
– Use the same list of bookmarks in every browser – IE, Firefox, Opera, etc.
What a Lovely Name
What A Lovely Name helps you find the perfect name for your baby. You can browse by tradition, or personality trait, or even check out what celebrities are naming their children (these can be names to choose or to avoid as you see fit).
Easily “embed” pictures, logos, and videos in your videos!
Highlight what u share on the web:
You can highlight web snippets & tweet them.
SocialToo compliments your social experience by providing you with all the tools you need to get the most you can from those you follow on the web. We’re automating the processes needed to make this experience as easy as possible, and providing you with tools to reach your audience to its fullest potential.
iStylr, an online application enabling you to \create, edit and share tableless CSS designs online.
WePapers helps students and others share and expand their knowledge. You can find and download the papers and documents you need in a matter of seconds, discuss them with others, or just mess around.
TeachMate.org helps learners connect with teachers. They describe the site as “a dating service in education”. It is also a place where you can learn from each other, i.e., a bit of a educational barter, in you teach me this and I’ll teach you that.
Twitter became mainstream when CNN started using it on air to get feedback from their viewers. And of course we know it’s made it when Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart make it funny! Next we’ll see it on Saturday Night Live — I luv it when Stephen say’s Tweet.