Steve Gillmor
Gillmor Gang, recording live today 1pm PST participate at
Does 10,000 Hours of Video gaming Have Side Effects? #gillmorgang - clive boulton
Yes. Ozzie fired MSFT - clive boulton
let's hope Robert can hold back his Facebook love just a little bit this week. - Karoli
Karoli: hehe. Watch what I do, not what I say. I spend 85% of my online time on Twitter, not Facebook. - Robert Scoble
yes. Office is dead and Hillary is not VP. Next? - Karoli
Karoli LOL - Tina Chase Gillmor
coming soon, Kinect Connect. Shares your embarrassing dance moves to the web - Kevin Marks
It's been hacked.. drivers out already. - Jerry Schuman
Can't help but thinking Austin Powers Dr. Evil it has a "laser" - Dave Hoffman / N3PRO
No idea why @Scobleizer blocked me @iC - clive boulton
any must have Kinect games Robert? - Jim Posner
but great to see Robert here - clive boulton
Cisco has UMI now which is a "for the home" vid conf. system - Jerry Schuman
Clive: I have no idea. You probably were bringing a jerk into my view. I unblocked you. - Robert Scoble
Cisco sp dropped on 40% switch from set-top box to IPTV - clive boulton
Galaxy is getting good reviews today - Jim Posner
Cheers, Robert - clive boulton
The sled for the iPod touch is the ZTE Peel - Jerry Schuman
Hi guys - has MS got plans for Facetime-style video chat via Kinnect? - Tom Gara
Twitter/Ping integration yielded on follower on Ping..seems the platform has a ways to go. - Jim Posner
(Seems like letting peope facetime while watching tv etc in their lounge rooms could be a fairly big deal) - Tom Gara
The next iPad will without a doubt have Retina display and cameras. - Jerry Schuman
Windows 7 - Stephen Pickering
If WP7 flops does Ballmer but RIM/ Nokia or MSFT hire a new CEO - clive boulton
I mean Windows Phone or whatever its called. - Stephen Pickering
does Galaxy Tablet really require a cellphone plan? - Kevin Marks
Window 7 phone's whopping 40,000 unit first day sale. - Jerry Schuman
Yeah, Kevin, how could they be so stupid? - Stephen Pickering
Is the live stream stuttering? - David Lloyd
The next big thing from Apple is going to coincide with their new datacenter coming online... - Jerry Schuman
I LOVE INSTAGR.AM - Stephen Pickering
yeah, anything other than Apple hardware is irrelevant. - Aron Michalski
guys is the live feed working for you - David Lloyd
The windows phone is really sweet looking - Stephen Pickering
Ballmer buys RIM, or he's done. - clive boulton
Flipboard should be more customizable - Jim Posner
I use PicPlz but then again I have a Droid so no instagram for me - Dave Hoffman / N3PRO
Is the Live Stream STUTTERING for you guys or is it me? - David Lloyd
Fine for me - Stephen Pickering
I like Vignette on android, shared to flickr by email - Kevin Marks
Yup, reading is secondary. As long as it looks good. - Aron Michalski
I agree, Jim. Flipboard is nice but not customizable enough. - Karoli
Steve, just tell it to quit asking you. - Karoli
I like the free filters on - Stephen Pickering
not having a stream problem here in the studio - Tina Chase Gillmor
Vignette is a remarkable bit of software, fun to be able to do so much filtering on Android. - Aron Michalski
Just read Keith Richard's book, my first ibook purchase - Stephen Pickering
Stream fine here in Australia. - Aron Michalski
I wonder what the drivers are for someone switching browsers..I am still using Firefox 90% of the time - Jim Posner
Must be my ISP, its working fine now on my iphones connection - David Lloyd
Last week was "everybody is a stalker", this week it's caution with location; which is it? - Aron Michalski
Yeah, but what if Safeway gives you a discount? - Stephen Pickering
Aron: both. - Robert Scoble
Stephen: yes! - Robert Scoble
haven't bought the Neil Young album. Still enjoying the Dylan release. - Karoli
Aron: Triangulation. - Karoli
I am going through a Little Feat phase. - Jim Posner
geez, Steve. WalMart? - Karoli
kinda neat to listen to the show from week to week, the same topics and different opinions about them. - Aron Michalski
Strange Zuck switched from In-N-Out to McD's @Rengstorff - clive boulton
Clay Shirkey argues this is just the beginning - Jim Posner
Jim; did you check out the Phish Halloween rexux of "Waiting For Columbus"? Remarkable performance. - Aron Michalski
RockMelt just crashed on me...hard. - Karoli
Rockmeltdown. - Aron Michalski
lava lamp online - Karoli
Actually learned about that today..will check it out. Listening to the song "The Fan" yesterday reminded me of Phish. - Jim Posner
Here we go again. - Aron Michalski
Yeah, I like Rockmelt, but today it was slow so I switched back to Chrome - Stephen Pickering
Robert, for crying out loud. FB signin doesn't mean FB rules. It's like saying everyone's a Republican. - Karoli
I like RockMelt as well (thanks Karoli) but screen repaints were getting slow - Jim Posner
Wait until you are able to purchase things with your Facebook ID! - Stephen Pickering
Rockmelt does slow Chrome -- and speed was the most redeeming feature of Chrome. - John Taschek
thanks, but no thanks. I prefer amazon. - Karoli
There needs to be at least ONE alternative to FB for Identity. - Aron Michalski
There is, Twitter - Stephen Pickering
#e2conf: move from consumer and go after enterprise dollar. Whose identity? - clive boulton
Stephen, exactly. I'll use my twitter id to sign in before I use FB - Karoli
Karoli: interesting. I use Twitter 85% of the time, but I always choose Facebook to sign in, because that's a much stronger social graph (only has people who I know on it). - Robert Scoble
I always then add in Twitter, so I have a choice of which service to share stuff with. - Robert Scoble
I'm a Twitter guy too, but lately i've been using FB more and more, as more mainstream friends sign on - Stephen Pickering
I wonder if Google will get into the cloud business in a serious way..Imagine if Google offered a virtual machine instead of an email account for free? - Jim Posner
And Robert, that's precisely why I won't use it. People I know would give me a lot of shit sometimes for places I go. - Karoli
Jim, they do, thats what AppEngine is - Kevin Marks
Me too, but the incredible Kool Aid Klaxon for FB/Apple needs to quiet a little to grant use of a choice. - Aron Michalski
Kevin; exactly. - Aron Michalski
AppEngine give me a Ubuntu VM? I ddn't think so. - Jim Posner
I am thinking free Amazon Machine Images like instances via Google. - Jim Posner
another thing I would never use. I don't want to be spammed by Twitter/FB contacts. Particularly PR professionals. - Karoli
gawd. He's not likeable at all. He's smarmy to the day. - Karoli
Google uses a higher level of abstraction. you have as many Ubuntu (well, Goobuntu) boxes as you need - Kevin Marks
FB is still the group of people who don't really care for my true interests. Twitter, maybe more aligned and add Tea Trolls. Filtering still an issue. - Aron Michalski
OMG, I have entered an alternate reality. I can hardly believe what I'm hearing. - Karoli
This conversation proves to me that FB is as evil as I think it is. To hear the GG extolling Bush? Holy shit. - Karoli
Matthew Norman: How did this wastrel ever find his way to the White House? - The Independent: - Aron Michalski
Kevin-My point is free vm's, storage and bandwidth-may be in our near future - Jim Posner
oh yeah, politics don't exist until the election year (or during Apple announcements...) - Aron Michalski
my point is that managing an OS instance is in the past - Kevin Marks
Aron, indeed. - Karoli
Can we compare GWB to the iPad? That would be fun... - Aron Michalski
It's still a great phone, it'll sell - Stephen Pickering
Aron: heheh. - Robert Scoble
How about Dick Cheney to FB? That would be easier... - Aron Michalski
We manage OS instances on our laptops/desktops daily. It would be nice if the real horsepower was in the cloud and not on the client. - Jim Posner
Aron, the iPad is smarter and more likeable. - Karoli
Give them a break, they starting from a standing start - Stephen Pickering
It all used to be the same thing...what changed? - Aron Michalski
Cheney to FB is a better comparison. - Karoli
WP7 has push Ballmer to buy RIM - clive boulton
clive: oh, great, that will really help WP7. Not. - Robert Scoble
Windows 7 to Justin Bieber? - Aron Michalski
Good point, Kevin - Stephen Pickering
robert: enterprise distribution? - clive boulton
they said the same thing about Android a year ago. - Aron Michalski
I will be buying my first Apple computer next year in the Ipad 2 but i Hope it has a high res screen - David Lloyd
...and he doesn't care. - Aron Michalski
having seen Android and being an Iphone owner, I don't see a Windows 7 phone as anything new. Just late. And...I loathe Win7 on the PC - Karoli
1280x1024 at least - David Lloyd
windows and android just make the iphone that much better. :D - Karoli
We've arrived at the real issue. - Aron Michalski
they've wasted plenty on the last few phones... - Kevin Marks
Anyone using AppleTV regularly? Wonder if it is worth checking out. - Jim Posner
that's right. that ecosystem has left the station and you're either on the train or not. - Karoli
my work just upgraded to xp - Tim Jones
I'm not a microsoft target market either, doesn't mean I can't see that they have the ability to sell to the rest of the country - Kevin Marks
Jim, I've heard it's great. I don't see why it's better than Roku tho, which I already have. - Karoli
Plus, Kevin, the Phone 7 is a really good product - Stephen Pickering
200 plus million windows 7 since launch - Tim Jones
Steve-What happened with Silverlight? Is it dead? - Jim Posner
The Scoble train passes me by, the fly over states yearn for his epic coolness and wonder if getting an iphone and FB will get them onboard. It won't. - Aron Michalski
Everyone gets social better than Google. - Karoli
Plus Phone 7 has hooks into Xbox - Stephen Pickering
Also not hearing alot about Microsoft Mesh these days - Jim Posner
Aron: heh. Everyone I met in Omaha had an iPhone or Android too. - Robert Scoble
Jim, I heard Mesh was retired...or integrated into something else. - Karoli
google buzz on google maps is great - Tim Jones
Normal is the new black. Seriously. - Aron Michalski
Aron: I remember when I was the weirdo pushing email. Then the weirdo pushing IM. Then the weirdo pushing social websites. - Robert Scoble
Buzz has location but no followers. - Aron Michalski
Tim Jones, upgrading to Windows xp at work kind of supports your Buzz contention. :) - Karoli
And the weirdo pushing Twitter - Stephen Pickering
Andrew: then you must leave. - Aron Michalski
i'm sticking with windows xp on my netbook - Tim Jones
Microsoft has very deep pockets, I hope they do something real interesting on the software side soon. They don't seem to be very interested in acquisitions. - Jim Posner
Yahoo sacking 10% of workforce: Silicon Valley Insider - David Lloyd
Correciotn, 20% of the whole company is sacked - David Lloyd
Rockmelt is quite similar to Flock in concept, but they execute it better. - Karoli
Wow. - Robert Scoble
wow...getting ready for AOL merger? - Karoli
TechCrunch is reporting 20% to be fired too - David Lloyd
marc andreessen has made some good bets, not many bad ones - Jim Posner
Flock 2.0...Rockmelt is nicely laid out, but function is glitchy. - Aron Michalski
why rockmelt, stick with flock - Tim Jones
Buzz works for normal people, like Miley Cyrus: - Kevin Marks
Switching tabs at this point is faster and more realtime than Smashmouth at this time. - Aron Michalski
Maybe Google raised pay a little early - Jim Posner
They were almost bought by Microsoft a few years ago for a massive profit... - David Lloyd
Msft acquires SAP after Goog acquires Sfdc - clive boulton
ok, turning into a pumpkin...gotta get back to the work at hand. Been fun, guys. - Karoli
I feed Buzz and actually like it's total Android connection but like FF, without the full network, it falls short. - Aron Michalski
SAP would be a great acquisition for someone..hopefully not Oracle - Jim Posner
Todays show brought to you by S A P. - David Lloyd
i hope yahoo groups survives, most mailing lists are on yahoo groups - Tim Jones
The only thing I use Yahoo for is their finance page - Stephen Pickering
I hate Yahoo groups. Yuck - Tina Chase Gillmor
Yahoo web based Autocad - clive boulton
You gotta spend money to make money :D - David Lloyd
the only Yahoo service I still use is Flickr. - Aron Michalski
my neighborhood association is on yahoo group, also the neighborhood emergency response team on yahoo group - Tim Jones
As long as they dont rename Flickr to Yahoo Photos Live! or something - David Lloyd
and Flickr map connection is dreadful. - Aron Michalski
alot of people are private on facebook, also their pictures. flickr is easy to manage photo privacy - Tim Jones
Don't worry Robert, only normal people use Yahoo. - Aron Michalski
Aron: true! - Robert Scoble
Yahoo is more like a holding company now - Stephen Pickering
normal is the mass market - Tim Jones
I love how once a week for Gillmor Gang, Friendfeed comes to life again - David Lloyd
Facebook doesn't offer photo search like Flickr does - Jim Posner
Yeah, Jim, I think he's way off thinking FB will take out Flickr, Flickr is the Youtube of fotos - Stephen Pickering
picasa is pretty good too with pictures - Tim Jones
Picasa is actually very good, I am surprised myself and the other normal people haven't totally moved over there. - Aron Michalski
I am very loyal to has met my needs for years. - Jim Posner
Jim; me too. - Aron Michalski
apple - Tim Jones
Xserve down - Tim Jones
Oracle have done some OpenSocial work - Kevin Marks
Charles Phillips got the short straw, no web, no mobile, no social. - clive boulton
I think Microsoft have become much savvier about social integration - Kevin Marks
CIOs look at Apple decision on Xserve, they see that Apple doesn't take their needs seriously - Tim Jones
@Tim - Agree - Apple doesn't reach the CIOs, but they do get in via the consumer. - John Taschek
@Kevin - much savvier...but from perhaps a low expectation. - John Taschek
Apple is selling end-user devices - Kevin Marks
windows 7 success is good for microsoft - Tim Jones
Apple: hardware and network connection. - Aron Michalski
niche affluent consumer for apple - Tim Jones
phones for normal people. - Aron Michalski
Microsoft has added social networking capabilities to Outlook and to SharePoint - Jim Posner
Normal people talk on the phone too... - Aron Michalski
microsoft is the 3-headed knight from Holy Grail? - Kevin Marks
or cerberus? - Kevin Marks
Kevin:LOL. - Aron Michalski
Apple stuff just works for me. That's my bottom line. - Karoli
apple is too expensive for the mostly internet use most people do - Tim Jones
So 80% of the world makes less than $2 a day salary and they should have a $500 phone? - Aron Michalski
Enterprise: All head, no body / No head, all body.When will it chg? - clive boulton
Aron, Android will capture the emerging markets, because local carriers can customize it - Stephen Pickering
nokia's usual customers are getting whacked by the recession - Tim Jones
4 months salary, skipping housing, food and medicine.Look at my iphone. - Aron Michalski
message management? Perish the thought. - Karoli
New, Microsoft Cerberus- 3 heads, but it's still a dog. - Kevin Marks
Mircosoft: Bite me. - Aron Michalski
Aron, LOL - Karoli
Amen to that Steve. Bye. - Karoli
I'm off to do some normal things... - Aron Michalski
Awesome - Jim Posner
Aron: one thing I've learned is if you can't afford something, just stay alive. I remember when a Dye Sublimation color printer was $40,000. Today a $50 printer does a better job. So, when will an iPhone be $50? Three years. - Robert Scoble
Love/agree with your Kinect videoconferencing analysis Robert, but there are commercial use issues in XBox Live's TOS; see - Denise Howell