The OMGPOP guys were evil geniuses. They didn't just sell at the top of the market (Draw Something dropped off sharply in users just a month later), but they sold to Zynga in an all-cash transaction, so they didn't get hit by the $13ish->$3 drop in Zynga's stock at all.
You can now get a daily or weekly email digest for anybody's feed on FriendFeed. You'll get a daily or weekly email with the most popular posts from that person's feed. To get the email, click the "Email/IM" link at the top of anyone's feed, and select the "Best of day" or "Best of week" email option.
For a year or more I have been planning to submit some of my photography to Getty Images Stock Photography (through Flickr) to see if I could sell some images. I get approached semi-regularly for rights to images, but I usually turn people down because I don't really know how to set it all up. I have friends who have been working with Getty for...
My 18 year old cat, Wednesday, died last night. She was fine Saturday morning but then she just - failed. To make things worse, I am stuck at home because of the unexpected snow, can't get out to the vet just yet. Too miserable to cry.
There has been an Amit Patel sighting on the Google campus! (As confirmed via pictures with my car) Let the rumors commence that I am wooing him back to the fold. Or simply say it was great to catch up with this excellent FriendFeeder in real life. Thanks for joining me, Amit.
Atheists can stiff waitstaff as well... (Flipside to the Pastor Bell story.) It doesn't matter if you're a theist or an atheist or somewhere in between -- if you eat at a restaurant in America, you're obligated to tip; if you can't afford the tip, you can't afford to eat out. Unless the waitperson was supremely rude or poisoned you, tip! (via FB)