Correctly map iPhoto ’09 Faces to contacts on Facebook

  • September 14th, 2009

Apple’s latest iPhoto ’09 has grown up and gone social. The updated version includes Facebook & Flickr integration – to supplement the existing MobileMe support – for your photo sharing needs. From Apple’s description page: Facebook – To publish photos to your Facebook account, just select the photos you want to share and click the […]

FriendFeed pushes new theme user option

  • June 30th, 2009

FriendFeed just announced new themes for users. What’s a social web service without, right? Oddly enough, the selected theme for a given user profile is visible for the profile owner only. Can I choose how my profile or group page looks to other people? At the moment, selecting a theme will change how FriendFeed looks […]

WordPress: Tweet shortened URL of current page to Twitter

  • April 22nd, 2009

One of the most requested pieces of code from the current iteration of 5thirtyone.com are the share links accompanying each article. Each link automatically grabs the current URL & title (if applicable) for the post or page and broadcasts it to the selected social network. This particular tutorial focuses on sharing your content via Twitter. […]

Custom Twistori view of Twitter on your desktop

  • April 1st, 2009

Want a quick glimpse into the current conversations or short ramblings happening on Twitter? Check out Twistori. Launched in early 2008 by Amy Hoy and Thomas Fuchs, Twistori remained one of my favorite sites to take my mind off of whatever stresses or blood boiling situations I might have had while wrestling with Photoshop or […]

Set it and forget it, Sweetcron personal lifestream application

  • February 23rd, 2009

Like so many others, I have a FriendFeed account. I dumped a handful of web services that I use on a daily basis into the "feed" and then sort of forgot about it. Once in awhile I’ll receive an email summary from the service reminding me of what others might be up to, but beyond […]