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Paul Buchheit
Last friday I taped an iPhone to my head and ran around Paris capturing the most famous sights in a single (somewhat shaky) shot. Here's the video:
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*spot reserved for a later comment* - Micah from iPhone
Now we know what that 94 minute video was. :) - NOT THE CRICKET
that explain other FF posts, looking for tapes and where can one upload large video files ;-). - Tzury Bar Yochay
Yeah, I never did get the duct tape though, so I had to use clear packaging tape instead (with a sock stuffed between the iPhone and my hat to get the correctish angle). - Paul Buchheit
Patent it NOW - Josh Haley
Well, this is just genius! - Eric - Poppa Large
When you said you ran you weren't speaking metaphorically. - Eric - Poppa Large
Very Cool Paul! - Jeff P. Henderson
great and inspiring - Nenko Ivanov
this was perfect, I opened up my Paris map and followed you :) - İpek Aral
I'm surprised you were able to follow. I didn't have a map (my iPhone was taped to my head!) so I made a number of wrong turns, though the high-level route was pretty basic. - Paul Buchheit
Saw the vimeo on your stream and watched a little of it. Great stuff! Cool to see new iphone vid quality. (er 3gs? quality, hmm) Oh yeah, and enjoy Paris! - Jay
It's actually a 3GS, not an iphone 4. - Paul Buchheit
I think I might tape a photo of Paul with an iPhone taped to his head to my head because I want to get arrested for being a menace. - Akiva
You can fit an iPad on my forehead. - Josh Haley
Ahhh this explains the "ducktape in Paris" stuff LOL :D (that picture is full of geeky win!) - Susan Beebe
@Paul just curious how much battery did you have left after you were done recording? - BRҰANSAҰS
Something like 22%, as I recall. I had put the phone in airplane mode to reduce wireless consumption and also because I'm concerned that an incoming call would stop the video or something. - Paul Buchheit
Not bad. I guess you could get at least 2 hours of recording on one charge. - BRҰANSAҰS from BuddyFeed
Nice idea, OP - LANjackal
this is definitely on the list of 'quirkiest things ever done with an iPhone'. :-) - Olivia Lovag
this is so romantic - τorƍue
awesome, you just needed a gun and it would make a cool REAL-time FPS :) - Emil Kirichev
oh thanks you soo much!!! I love it! - Bojan Babic
surprisingly un-shaky - Sally Relton Shakespeare
Avg. speed: 9.48 km/h (9.23 mi in 94 min, see red track - Jérôme
Paul had the initial idea for Google Glass exactly two years before Google launched Glass. :) - Space Cowboy
Now, if only he had thought of Gmail. - Micah from FFHound(roid)!
I hope this isn't the start of a "people walk around cities w/smartphones taped to their hats" trend. - rönin
I hope it is - Mo Kargas
If so, it'll just be transitional until smartphones are replaced by glasses-phones. Or smart glasses. Do we have an official name for those yet? - Andrew C (✔)
Iphone taped to the forehead, what a nice way to show #IamAmerican abroad :) - непростые коротышки
first laugh of the day, ty a.t. - chaz2b
LOL, Google Glass back in the days. Monsieur: Martini? Great stuff as I was doing myself a lot of these then too... 9) - Zu from AOD
up di apprezzamento dall'Italia - naltro
Not quite last Friday. - Joe
Glen Campbell
So my math-major kid invited me to go to a college football game with him. WHO ARE YOU AND WHAT HAVE YOU DONE WITH MY SON?
I did not discover the joy of college football until after I graduated. - Brian Johns
Same here. My football watching didn't start until after I was out of school. - Eric - Poppa Large
Louis Gray
First Grade: Initiated.
Looks like they are going in with the proper attitude - Steve C Team Marina
Go get em! - Eric - Poppa Large
thats cute - sandra hall
Zulema ❧ spicy cocoa tart
Getting a hotel for a week is, like, expensive, man.
When I think back / On all the crap I learned in high school / It's a wonder I can think at all / And though my lack of education hasn't hurt me none / I can read the writing on the wall!
Paul Simon, "Kodachrome" - RepoRat
So true. - laura x
If only Kodak read the writing on the wall. - Joe
Monique Judge
"No Hands" really is the greatest twerking song.
t-ra supports #LOLSpidra
Today was a great day y'all. Played my first bike polo game and scored a goal even though I don't have control of the bike or the mallet yet. Then an awesome lady friend took me to dinner and offered me the spare room in her house by saying 'you're not going to need it, but if you do it's yours'. I continue to be humbled by the care and concern...
people have shown me. It is truly affirming. - t-ra supports #LOLSpidra from Android
And who knew there was a sport I might actually enjoy and be decent at? The Universe never fails to surprise me with her shenanigans. - t-ra supports #LOLSpidra from Android
Also that feeling when you're physically tired from fun and then get to rest. Soooo delicious. - t-ra supports #LOLSpidra from Android
You missed Dragoncon again actually we both did, but you really need to go.sincerely your friend AKA me. - Eric Logan from FFHound!
You're right, Eric. I really need to get there one year. - t-ra supports #LOLSpidra from Android
Melly - #TeamMarina
RT @darkerthanakon: I was tryna eat this candy bar but it kept looking at me like it was about to have an emotional breakdown .
RT @darkerthanakon: I was tryna eat this candy bar but it kept looking at me like it was about to have an emotional breakdown .
It looks like it's looking for its red stapler. - Anika
Melly - #TeamMarina
i always pictured him a violin player though - chaz2b
t-ra supports #LOLSpidra
I just earned the 'Lager Jack (Level 6)' badge on @untappd!
I just earned the 'Lager Jack (Level 6)' badge on @untappd!
Jason Toney
RT @p0psson: Battered pork belly with a mustard seed reduction sauce #cookingWithPopsson
RT @p0psson: Battered pork belly with a mustard seed reduction sauce #cookingWithPopsson
LOL - Marie
Zulema ❧ spicy cocoa tart
Melly - #TeamMarina
RT @laraeparker: This --> 23 Things Only People Who Hate People Will Understand via @Christian_Zamo
RT @laraeparker: This --> 23 Things Only People Who Hate People Will Understand via @Christian_Zamo
I sent that to coworker and her response was "umm this is totally you!!" - Steve C Team Marina
A few friends sent this to me saying it got me down pat. - Anika
Shouldn't #13 be instrumentals, you know, because of "stfu & play"? - April Russo
Cops: Meth suspects threw toilet at imagined attackers | News - Home -
Cops: Meth suspects threw toilet at imagined attackers | News - Home
"Three people in Florida were so high on meth that police say they imagined their home was under attack, tossing a toilet and bathroom sink out the window at imaginary "intruders." Jackson County sheriff's deputies also found numerous windows shot out and multiple holes in the walls. They were called to the home by reports of suspicious noises and cries for help, the Dothan Eagle reported." - Jessie from Bookmarklet
You know, as you do. - Jennifer Dittrich
As you do in Florida, apparently. - Jessie
As if it wasnt bad enough that everyone thinks those of us that live in FL are stupid, now they all think we're meth heads too ... nice going doofuses! - Shannon - GlassMistress
Not just meth heads. Toilet wielding meth heads. - Betsy
Who needs guns when there are toilets handy everywhere! - Jen
Glen Campbell
Writing music on the iPad is the best way to pass a pleasant flight.
holly #ravingfangirl
How did 21 year old me not appreciate Vitalogy? "Corduroy," "Nothingman," "Better Man," "Immortality" ... so good.
Even "Spin the Black Circle" and "Not For You" are good... most of the album is good. I think I actually threw the CD out of the window of a moving car, it annoyed me so much. I was so hung up on 10 and Vs., I guess... - Bren
silly 21 year old Bren. - holly #ravingfangirl
Right? - Bren
Top to bottom, both 10 and Vs. are better albums, though. ;) - Bren
You're not alone. I hated it when I first heard it. - Jenny H.
Credit where it's due: my brother, who was 14 or 15 when Vitalogy came out, loved it right from the moment he got it. - Bren
My friend, Dan, is a rabid PJ fan. He got so angry with my when I told him that I didn't like Vitalogy. He made me listen to it again when we were driving out to the field one day. I told him that I changed my mind. :) - Jenny H.
I dated a guy in high school who was obsessed with PJ. I couldn't stand most of their stuff. I'd call Eddie "Marble Mouth" because all the stuff the guy played for me sounded like Eddie was singing with a mouth full of marbles. I almost want to track the guy down and tell him I love PJ now. Almost, but not really. - Kristin
Back off people Eddie is mine I called dibs first time I heard him when they still called themselves Mookie Blaylock. It's a forever thing. But yeah it was especially poignant at 21 for me it's just happened to stay that way. :) - Steve C Team Marina
Melly - #TeamMarina
Out did myself in the cooking department tonight. Homemade rissoles, parmesan potatoes, and seasoned baked zucchini. #burp #fb
Hope my family don't expect me to cook like that every night... - Melly - #TeamMarina
Now what is a 'rissole' in your parts? There are several definitions over here ;-) - Marina's Godmother :-)
Somewhere in between a hamburger patty and a meatball! Usually something along the lines of minced beef, egg, breadcrumbs, seasoning, and maybe some finely diced veggies, shaped into balls then flattened slightly. - Melly - #TeamMarina
holly #ravingfangirl
Finally trying @ApizzaScholls. Margherita, of course. #pizzadance
Finally trying @ApizzaScholls. Margherita, of course. #pizzadance
The reviews weren't exaggerating. - holly #ravingfangirl from iPhone
Heyyyyy, it's apizz'! - Meg VMeg
New all-time favorite, I think. - holly #ravingfangirl from iPhone
How was the wait? - Mark Trapp
none at all - got there within 30 minutes or so of opening. - holly #ravingfangirl
i favorited this on twitter. because i could. - holly #ravingfangirl
Look like enough like the real thing. :D - Xabaras (G.O.) from FFHound!
Man, no wait? I always wanted to try it, but everyone said the wait was horrendous. New mission for next week looks like! - Mark Trapp
seems like right when they open, especially mid-week, is the sweet spot! - holly #ravingfangirl
The Truth About DevOps: "IT Isn't Dead; It's Not Even Dying" - ReadWrite -
The Truth About DevOps: "IT Isn't Dead; It's Not Even Dying" - ReadWrite
"With the rise of the modern developer, traditional IT operations is dead, right?  Not even close, says Puppet Labs founder Luke Kanies. And he should know. Puppet is one of the technologies at the heart of the DevOps phenomenon, a merger of traditional IT and app development in which developers take on more responsibility for running the infrastructure that hosts their apps—in part, by automating it." - Me from Bookmarklet
I shudder at the thought of letting my developers run ops. Shudder. - Eric - Poppa Large from iPhone
Get ready for it. I interviewed at three companies this week that wanted a system put in place just for Devs to push to Prod. - Me
t-ra supports #LOLSpidra
Folks just got a ride home from Flicker shouting 'Uber works, y'all!' as they climbed into the car. #athensga
t-ra supports #LOLSpidra
This woman is sitting on the other side of the bar and I am still sneezing over her perfume from when she walked by a minute ago. Yikes.
Someone should offer a class on how to wear scent correctly. It's so simple, and yet so many people seem to have trouble. - Bren
Kevin Johnson
Today I'm hosting a Chef Summit at work (yes, the config-mgmt kind, not the food kind). Expecting 250 attendees, with catered food and door prizes. I managed to line up the Chef CTO as the keynote. Going to be crazy awesome!!! You should be jealous.
*jealous* - imabonehead
I was amazed that I was able to get the Chef CTO lined up. He's basically giving the keynote he did at ChefConf 2013. Worth a watch if you haven't seen it. - Kevin Johnson
So the videos will eventually be posted publicly? - imabonehead
Unlikely for this event (but I'll be asking), but the ConfConf 2013 keynote is on youtube. - Kevin Johnson
What no outside invitations? Whats the deal? Throw some knife love.. ;) - Me
The summit was awesome. Adam Jacob knocked it out of the park. - Kevin Johnson from Android
*jealous^2* - imabonehead
A celebrity couple who've been raising a family together for years, finally getting papers on each other, is not. breaking. fucking. news.
But what were they wearing???? - Steve C Team Marina
down Mandy's patience, it seems ;) - Pete : Team Marina
:-) - Betsy
Steve C Team Marina
I got to unwrap my birthday gifts this morning at 2am and 6am courtesy of the little person. They were still fresh, he is so thoughtful that way. I am still awaiting the marching bands and dancing girls.
Wait, wait, wait. It's your birthday? Really? HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! - Soup in a TARDIS
He gave of himself. - m9m, Crone of FriendFeed
Happy birthday, Steve! - Anika
Happy birthday, Steve. - Betsy
Happy birthday! - Starmama from FFHound(roid)!
Happy birthday! - John (bird whisperer)
Happy birthday! - Jennifer Dittrich from FFHound!
Happy birthday! - LB: Unable to Can
Happy Birthday, Steve! - MoTO: Team Marina
Marvelous Natal Anniversary, Sex Panther! - Spidra Webster
Happy birthday, Steve :) - Pete : Team Marina
Happiest Being Born Day! (also #LOLSpidra) - t-ra supports #LOLSpidra
Happy birthday, Steve! - Corinne L
Happiest of birthdays! - Jed
happy bday, sir! - holly #ravingfangirl
Happy Birthday!! - Greg GuitarBuster
Happy Birthday! - vicster: full-bodied
Happy Birthday! - Janet
You got super smelly lumps of coal for your birthday?! - Kristin
Happy Birthday! - Mary B: #TeamMonique
Not so super smelly yet Kristin no solid foods yet apparently it's something I have to look forward to. Maybe from Santa for Christmas. Thanks everyone. - Steve C Team Marina
Happy birthday, Steve. Much love to you and wishes for an awesome year ahead. - Tamara J. B.
Happy Birthday Steve! - Tamara, #TeamMarina from iPhone
Happy birthday, Steve! - Stephan #TeamMarina from iPhone
Hap-py birth-day, mis-ter pres-i-dent. - Micah from FFHound(roid)!
Whew! Thank goodness for small miracles! Happy Birthday! I hope you get super smelly lumps of coal for Christmas from your little dude. :D - Kristin
Happy Steve Day!!! I'm glad you were born. :) - Lisa L. Seifert from iPhone
Happy birthday! - Big Joe Silence
Happy Birthday! - Rodfather
Happy Birthday! - NOT THE CRICKET
Happy birthday :) - Eivind from Android
Happy birthday, Steve! :D - Jenny H. from Android
holly #ravingfangirl
If you are eating at a place with a name like @beachesrandb you need a deink that looks like this:
If you are eating at a place with a name like @beachesrandb you need a deink that looks like this:
Word. - Zamms
of course this got retweeted because there's a typo. >.> - holly #ravingfangirl from iPhone
Word? What is that word deink? - Joe
I'd try whatever the hell that is. - Marie
it was... coconut rum, melon liqueur, pineapple and cranberry juice. couldn't lose. - holly #ravingfangirl
Jason Toney
This guy. RT @BuzzFeed: Bill O'Reilly explains white privilege
This guy. RT @BuzzFeed: Bill O'Reilly explains white privilege
Thanks, Bill. I get it now - MoTO: Team Marina
Well that settles it, I guess. - Steele Lawman
Did anyone point out that this white guy, talking about education making whites better than minorities, showed a graphic with "unemployment" spelled incorrectly? - COMPLICATED MR. NOODLE
Fox News is classic for their misspellings on their lower-thirds titles. - Eric - Poppa Large
Whew. Here I was all worried about my privilege for a bit there. Glad I tested negative on that one. - lris
Sad when you have top-tier @comcast and you use your mobile phone for Internet because @comcast Internet is hosed. Happens all the time.
The Strange & Curious Tale of the Last True Hermit -
The Strange & Curious Tale of the Last True Hermit
"For nearly thirty years, a phantom haunted the woods of Central Maine. Unseen and unknown, he lived in secret, creeping into homes in the dead of night and surviving on what he could steal. To the spooked locals, he became a legend—or maybe a myth. They wondered how he could possibly be real. Until one day last year, the hermit came out of the forest." - rönin from Bookmarklet
Good story if you have some time - Steve C Team Marina
"Knight's arrest, rather than eliminating disbelief, only enhanced it. The truth was stranger than the myth. One man had actually lived in the woods of Maine for twenty-seven years, in an unheated nylon tent. Winters in Maine are long and intensely cold: a wet, windy cold, the worst kind of cold. A week of winter camping is an impressive achievement. An entire season is practically... more... - Steve C Team Marina
Producer in Beverly Hills for Emmy Pre-Party Mistaken for Bank Robber, Held 6 Hours | KTLA -
Producer in Beverly Hills for Emmy Pre-Party Mistaken for Bank Robber, Held 6 Hours | KTLA
"A film producer who was in Beverly Hills to attend a pre-Emmy party Friday night was handcuffed and detained for about six hours before authorities investigating a nearby bank robbery realized they had the wrong man. Charles Belk, who was handcuffed after mistakenly being taken for a bank robber, is seen in this photo posted to Facebook. Charles Belk stated on Facebook that he left a restaurant on Wilshire Boulevard and was walking alone to his car parked on La Cienega Boulevard at about 5:20 p.m. to check the parking meter when he was suddenly surrounded by police and told to sit on the curb. A picture posted with the statement on Facebook showed Belk, who is credited as a producer and actor on his IMDb page, in handcuffs as he sat on the sidewalk with two officers nearby. “I get that the Beverly Hills Police Department didn’t know that I was a well educated American citizen that had received a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California, an MBA from... more... - Jessie from Bookmarklet
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