• Orange bad man and the Twitter village square

    March 30, 2019 Jake DiMare

    This week in petty nonsense news, the orange bad man wasted more public resources before the Second Circuit arguing although he sometimes uses Twitter in his official capacity as president, when he blocks someone, he’s acting as a private citizen. The courts were skeptical and ultimately ruled in favor of the plaintiffs on the question of…

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  • Kevin Smith vs. Southwest Airlines

    February 17, 2010 Jake DiMare

    I can’t help but find humor in this story. I met Kevin Smith once and I have to say…he was a really nice guy. Even though I interrupted him at a late night sandwich place in Pittsburgh just to say I was a big fan…the guy was kind and generous about it. To echo the sentiment I…

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  • Catch the buzz…

    February 10, 2010 Jake DiMare

    In following with their standard tradition Google sneaked right up and dropped an interesting new feature onto the Gmail platform yesterday. Google Buzz is a new tool within Gmail that pretty much mimics the functionality of Twitter and then some. Those that were invited to beta Google Wave will probably notice a couple similarities. For…

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