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Mathew Ingram @mathewi 43.776188,-79.149103

I'm a senior writer at Gigaom. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

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@Beschizza: Like, forever? For a dumb feature phone you mean?My theory is that Canada invaded US last January, brought their weather as means of subjugation, but they have been too polite to tell us.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWait, what? RT @lheron: Rebekah Brooks to return to News Corp to run...@Storyful? Did not see that coming: http://t.co/qMob2mSxcdMicrosoft wants to buy social news reader Prismatic http://t.co/E5y7XtR2nC
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAbout to embark on a historic experiment: going a week without any Internet access — haven't done that in about 15 years or so. Wish me luck
Pre-cruise snacks and drinks with the Farm gang — great Cuban food (@ Sazon Cuban Cuisine) on #Yelp http://t.co/8i6JFKbl5HText as Interface http://t.co/MZV0DInOgJ
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@davidcrow: Oh, that :-)@davidcrow: Why, what's going on?This, from @catesish, struck me. It's not just being there -- it's paying attention. http://t.co/oAHszqdvKA http://t.co/fhmpmBWKsJ
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram“@dan_munz: This is just a really solid tweet. https://t.co/izjIefNoBY” I miss Garcia
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMOST exciting tech article I've read in ages MT @Jonathan_Blow: Why I'm Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google & Microsoft: https://t.co/msImQkdkI9
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is an excellent story from @dangillmor https://t.co/cyLzLwcTca
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@josspenn @cpen @dickc: Thanks, Carolyn's mom. That is adorable :-)@jeffjarvis @spencerreiss Every time that column crops up I say: it was a to-be-sure. In an entire issue about how great the Internet is.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@rhh: Yeah, it was like The Matrix mixed with Star Wars mixed with Dune. I thought it was great, despite the occasional wooden actor@rhh: Yeah, it was pretty wack — wasn't the design great though? I loved all of the statues and costumes and whatnot@pkedrosky: What about the folksy charm of his 1,800,000% return on investment since inception? :-)@sacca @mcuban: Yes, I think that is a strong point as well@RonenV: That sounds like fun, but I am not in SF unfortunatelyA good post to read would be the inside conversation among yahoo execs about the dress phenomenon. You know, since it owns tumblr and all
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI actually do this RT @RonenV: When you fly on a plane, imagine that you yourself are flying wearing a giant robot super suitMark Cuban gives us 5 reasons why the FCC is wrong about net neutrality: https://t.co/0Iy7Nt9Y6e@cpen @dickc: Not even a little?
@dickc @cpen: I'll let you in on a secret -- *everyone* hates running. But it's such a great feeling once you are finished :-)@cpen @dickc: awesome spot@MikeIsaac @mat http://t.co/sD3TS7nydJWhy download an app for a new service? Just install a new bot that you converse with via your messaging app: http://t.co/8XmUXpMk6i@fmanjoo @stevekovach: I think I turned that down. You're welcomeHow I became my cat’s social media manager & found community in the process https://t.co/7BtPYCPkpk Lovely read abt cat Instagram by @signe
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI think the part that bothers me the most about this @ftrain piece is where he apologizes for writing a think piece: https://t.co/aOtm7DNLqQ"Whereby insufferable things evaporate and turn into clouds of takes that rain down upon us" by @ftrain https://t.co/aOtm7DNLqQcomic: driving as a game. http://t.co/CNOHUYsHk6
Retweeted by Mathew IngramYup MT @chrisboutet: FT's move from a metered paywall to @WSJ-style subscription model tells us metered paywalls are bad at converting subshttp://t.co/ErjTLgCIrL
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA simple guide to washing machine symbols http://t.co/C5tGJs05RM
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram20 years ago today, Newsweek got the Internet horribly wrong. http://t.co/ap8vtRnpIZ #NewsweekRewind http://t.co/05zHTIexhW
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@wicary: congrats dude!I know everyone’s thirsty for traffic, but print media’s obsession with listicles really rankles. http://t.co/2e6tbtj0Jb
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTroubling study: Google Now Displays Rich Answers For 19.45% Of Queries http://t.co/SdU70h7Bgj #search #ecommerce
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBrilliant Ad. #TheDress http://t.co/Vw62kALSpd
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSocial media editor @nytimes: You need strong editorial judgment. It’s bout knowing how to publish true things online http://t.co/NPqMgNVGUe
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"We're losing control over the tools that once promised equal opportunity in speech and innovation" says @dangillmor https://t.co/avq3qXdNIY“Why I’m Saying Goodbye to Apple, Google and Microsoft” by @dangillmor https://t.co/CV0XxNOHkW
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe UK's Biggest Newspapers Are All Dying : http://t.co/2tR3zI5egz #numberspiral http://t.co/LgXlYa7SGU
Retweeted by Mathew IngramInteresting RT @NYMag: Starbucks is launching its own media company: http://t.co/M2kuE2L9wv http://t.co/sX2GJXjWXS
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"Shit son. Tim Cook on his best day could not conceive of a dastardly plan like this." Google's land-grab for TLDs. http://t.co/mH7SOqPRY4
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBerkshire Hathaway's 50-year return: 1,826,163% http://t.co/pun3whP7U2 http://t.co/qDxuIZL05m
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGreat piece as usual from @megangarber about The Dress as a communal event: http://t.co/jQiaFVFEjWVictor Pickard on native ads and the new journalism economy - http://t.co/eXtDfC1qDQ via @CJR
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOdd that those deriding llama and dress coverage don't hold the same derision for the NYT style section. Or its columnists for that matter.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMetaTweet http://t.co/jqSxUtKlRy
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGlad to hear it RT @jilliancyork: Good: Google reverses decision to ban “adult content” http://t.co/NtDnvsmV7HHmmm RT @raju: @USCAnnenberg recruiting for cutting edge digital journalism professor: https://t.co/JSfwXYQYL5.@CraigSilverman has actually written something about "the dress" that is journalistically valuable http://t.co/IQvAniPzj6
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAm I the only one whose mobile Twitter is now opening links in a built-in browser rather than a real browser? Must have been an updateIf we were honest about shortcomings of human physiology then "optical illusions” would instead be labeled “brain failures”.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@pbump: whatever :-)@BWheelerglobe: I spent a day or two hanging out with him when I went to cover a shuttle launch and he was there. Super nice guySad to see my friend and editor @tomkrazit leave us: “I’m leaving Gigaom” https://t.co/Sj3uPvBuv2@BWheelerglobe: Yeah, me too — although I wouldn't be able to wear it, because Hadfield is kind of short for an astronautSomething about ‘the dress’ that is worth reading about from my geeky pov. h/t @ftrain https://t.co/uDMRtT3hLg http://t.co/iu4xA7KIdO
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThat is whack RT @TuThanhHa: . @Cmdr_Hadfield flight suit found in Toronto thrift store http://t.co/hFv1LxjNH4 http://t.co/YQLWhVn1x3Kirk was basically Flash Gordon - blonde and two-fisted. But Spock was something much rarer at the time. The alien as cerebral ethnic hero.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA good analysis of @FT digital performance--and challenges, by @kdoctor http://t.co/EOnoFeaCdo via @NiemanLab http://t.co/fmc9GLqote
Retweeted by Mathew IngramLeonard, you lived long and prospered, and were an inspiration to me and to millions. Rest in peace. http://t.co/NESJKvTepm
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@sladurantaye @CraigSilverman: Yeah, I just came in from SFO a couple of hours ago and strolled past a lineup of about 250 people
The fitness version of "Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." is Zeynep Tufekci's "Lift. Move. Regularly." https://t.co/F0KBbC2Pg3
Retweeted by Mathew IngramRIP Leonard Nimoy. So many of us at NASA were inspired by Star Trek. Boldly go... http://t.co/qpeH5BTzQc http://t.co/nMmFMKYv1L
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf only BuzzFeed could use its superhuman powers for good instead of for... the dress :-) http://t.co/j5eLZz5W4pYes, BuzzFeed is having champagne to celebrate THE DRESS because it's one of our biggest posts ever in history. http://t.co/FVjIHtWlub
Retweeted by Mathew Ingrami hated all of your dress takes but i forgive you
Retweeted by Mathew IngramRest in peace with the stars, my dear friend. http://t.co/D2dVG6I9Xi
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBuzzFeed loves itself & thinks it's the center of web culture: http://t.co/I3Xl4jnD2J [wow are they full of themselves - learn to be humble]
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGreat thing re @Digiday take on "growing sameness of digital media" (http://t.co/6cqARZIzG2) is it's been done before http://t.co/AcITVi5wXS
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"I loved him like a brother. We will all miss his humor, his talent, and his capacity to love." -William Shatner http://t.co/U8ZN98tVYp
Retweeted by Mathew IngramExcellent @ftrain analysis on the dress, virality and, in this screenshot, Buzzfeed. https://t.co/7FbSc43iPB http://t.co/nBARvu5RrE
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is an awesome Buzzfeed post about how they handled the traffic from the dress story: http://t.co/Y3UmxI1jMG
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFirst I liked the dress, then it got tiresome. Then I liked the explainers, and now there are too many. Why do we overdo everything?Devil with the blue dress: My explanation of #thedress for my psych students: https://t.co/PSYFEC9J0b
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is not good RT @KevinRothrock: Opposition leader Boris Nemstov has been shot and killed in Moscow. https://t.co/zX79EBKpOPYou’re all chasing the same useless garbage page views http://t.co/0VeCb8geo5 http://t.co/BufnD5IPUR
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhat It’s Like To Work On BuzzFeed’s Tech Team During Record Traffic http://t.co/rXotdI5X6z via @daozers
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDiscovered @mathewi wasn't the only great writer at @gigaom once I added their newsletter to My Collection. http://t.co/67oqK9iEMB
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"I'm gonna Google that. BING that, Bing that, sorry" - The CEO of Bing many times per day still
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe woman who posted the original photo of #TheDress on the phenomenon it unleashed: "totally insane" http://t.co/PqsHhVWXTzWhen you work at BuzzFeed and find out 12 hours too late that your mum was at The Dress wedding-- @robinedds http://t.co/euiCM4HHNC
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram#RIPLeonardNimoy http://t.co/Va88MAGNCa
Retweeted by Mathew IngramLeonard Nimoy brought us one of the greatest, noblest characters in the history of American storytelling. Someone find the Genesis planet.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWe stood on your shoulders, and wouldn’t have had a galaxy to explore if you hadn’t been there, first. Thank you, Leonard, Rest in peace.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSad news abt @TheRealNimoy's passing. He fought 2get Nichelle "Uhura" Nichols equal pay (src http://t.co/F5jpm4IYqA ) http://t.co/C4s1LFy3Y7
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@fmanjoo doesn't read anyone's tweets @carmeldea :-)RT @TheWrap: Leonard Nimoy's final tweet, #RIP @TheRealNimoy http://t.co/0uMdMBhbwO
Retweeted by Mathew IngramClip of Spock's death & funeral from Star Trek, relevant somehow https://t.co/v0gSCCYmpa
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGoogle Buys TLD “.App” For $25 Million In Record Breaking ICANN Auction by @AmyGesenhues http://t.co/B1rgiRQk7X
Retweeted by Mathew IngramToday's internet is so much worse than yesterday's internet.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI'm sure you all loved him too, but I have a STAINED GLASS Spock in my kitchen. http://t.co/c4tAsyMLft
Retweeted by Mathew IngramDamn. Lost another one. RT @verge: Breaking: Leonard Nimoy of Star Trek dead at 83 http://t.co/MdkFVNJOWy http://t.co/D4X32tT9F2fwiw: haughty attitude from “old media” types toward junkfood content (llama, dress) overlooks the fluff pieces that have existed for years
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe best answer to an English exam question you will see all day: via @ katie_martin_FX http://t.co/pkENoXbgMu
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