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OM @om ÜT: 37.795917,-122.39966

I was a reporter once. Now I have opinions about tech. I write. I make photos. I invest @TrueVentures & blog at https://t.co/AvBTBiv8hn.

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Joined Twitter 7/15/06


Really sad news about Dean Allen, who died last weekend. Rest in peace, @textism. https://t.co/YFEx1rj5tx
Retweeted by OMThe little story about @textism by @gruber is a such a great window into his soul https://t.co/DGc0pjBJ97 Dean is w… https://t.co/KfDq404lqRToday, Google Cloud is announcing the first of many AutoML products, AutoML Vision. It's the result of close coll… https://t.co/kjNirE2RlJ
Retweeted by OMCongrats to Fred Lambert for becoming the first "journalist" to win a Tesla sales contest. So cool seeing him and T… https://t.co/YD2PdQ5qQg
Retweeted by OM @jw Or Apple doesn’t fall far from the treeA thousand true fans and @textism https://t.co/adoqnRzWyh
Retweeted by OM @stewart He was the best kind of Canadian 😁 @blurb 🙏🏼Sad to say goodbye to @textism, who cared deeply about the words he shared, and helping others put their words out… https://t.co/Q3fmHShV4k
Retweeted by OM @gerstenzang What a joy he was. Thanks for sharing your thoughts @cjchilvers His influence was felt by many across our ecosystem. @JohnnyPatience It has been a tough few days, though not as tough as what his family is going through @JohnnyPatience BeautifulThank you for the laughs, memories and saratorial tips Dean Allen, may you Rest In Peace. Your friendship was a ble… https://t.co/WskyQHFkEdWatch this rep literally ignore a Black constituent https://t.co/wuXcCbRRGT
Retweeted by OMWhen you step away from the screens, travel to different places, you start clarity only IRL gives you. https://t.co/cVETG1grNh @Contz 🙏🏼
1/18
2018
Hey @amazon why are you disrupting @girlscouts cookies. What have they done to you https://t.co/qyf6jurqDd
1/17
2018
Hey @nypost how come you have not used (Jacoby) ElseBuried in a headline so far. Standards are slipping. Long time… https://t.co/99axigcrq3Facebook dumping news orgs is a lot like Google dumping Google Reader a few years back. And Apple killing the clone… https://t.co/qJK85BBbDp
Retweeted by OM @photojack Nah. I just was the guy who announced (accidentally) to the world so many years ago. I love your shares and I miss your videos. 😁God I miss Mark. Truly good guy of the game. Need him on @YESNetwork https://t.co/v2h3eGHrBE @pkedrosky @sharpnoise Also welcome back to the madness @pkedrosky @sharpnoise Microsoft has more cachet among squatters than Google. That should count for more share valueOver the weekend I did some typosquatting (preying on people mistyping URLs) analysis. I generated ~150 variants fo… https://t.co/CxsURptr4W
Retweeted by OM @gigastacey @ottaross Come on those harvesters really are big trucks, weighed down by expectations @photojack Amen — though hanging with mom, next gen of my family and now goddaughter get more karma points and smiles on my face 😁So will California build it’s own broadband backbone to allow cities and communities to build their own networks to… https://t.co/lsWS3yOQ6iI thought you were going to say broadband and big trucks with a dash of IOT. ;-) https://t.co/xXXvYv5uPu
1/16
2018
@ilyasu @davidu @patrickc Can I try? @davidu @ilyasu @patrickc You all need to lobby @tim_cook @ilyasu @patrickc Bigger the hurdles, bigger the opportunity, right 😁 @patrickc Only problem is that Google/other’s can’t monetize this. Apple tried Sherlock. Then Siri. They are unable… https://t.co/Qnrl67R7k6 @gregbettinelli @mcgd agreed. i have done that a few times on this trip, even though it was so so so cold @mcgd @LivePaola :) @mcgd Indeed. It is so intoxicating that you can’t help but go back, as soon as possible. @LivePaola @mcgd I should, except I have to make a living. :)New Blog Post: Views of Venice. Some photos from a recent visit to the lovely Italian city https://t.co/ekJW6WVfUD“Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?’” - Martin Luther King, Jr.
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1/15
2018
@ryanchris @arjunsethi Favorite writers? @zzbar I agree with you, thanks for the feedbackGreat profile of cult fashion brand @Outlier via @WIRED https://t.co/9GSBNkyMbu — a nice follow to @om's interview… https://t.co/OwPsQsuO9i
Retweeted by OMFor tech coverage, as primary area of interest , if you had to pick only one among all national dailies which will… https://t.co/JxWBRbSQlTYo @katiefehren @lizgannes https://t.co/1VdtPEGghw
1/14
2018
Why is it that China pouring shitload of cash into many “shitholes” in the world? What do they know that some *wink wink* don’t?
1/13
2018
@davewiner Friends make friends keep blogging @steverubel Way to ruin a good thing ;)Last point on Facebook: artificial intelligence needs a surgeons deftness & hyper personaliatio . What we have is a… https://t.co/6opD7UtVCeFacebook doesn’t have ability to bring nuance, finesse and intelligence to its “algorithms” because it makes money… https://t.co/e3NDRvHxSQAm I the only who read Zuck’s comments and wondered : the masters of alogrithmic universe are no different than cha… https://t.co/SFIml5zXHqCool kids skip classes! Aka social web. Cc @spolsky https://t.co/pU6k2CjHWWWhat next for @buzzfeed @mic etc (plus those guys in the eastern block now that Facebook has given “news” the middl… https://t.co/NgOpTuMFta"Gartner Says Worldwide PC Shipments Declined 2 Percent in 4Q17 and 2.8 Percent for the Year"… https://t.co/1aV3kdplwR
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1/12
2018
Waking up in Europe to learn that @trueventures portfolio company @iceyefi launched its first satellite into space… https://t.co/mdsI3qk3zUShe is right, except it is @oliviamunn and not @Om and I don’t want to come in the way of conversation https://t.co/H1SefEXFlU
1/11
2018
@espiekermann @om Who wants to help us give this one a push? https://t.co/WKvAh3ITjp
Retweeted by OMPeloton wants to strike gold again with a $4K connected treadmill https://t.co/zeBVNMMqHw https://t.co/RgDd5dEACf
Retweeted by OMI just published “Computes Means Business” https://t.co/ClbDELB9u0
Retweeted by OMWell covered, @RossBenes. Here is my warning shot from March 2016. @tkawaja can attest I tried to warn everyone. Lo… https://t.co/YbEr25oJMH
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1/10
2018
@option_snipper @om $baba blockchain integration found in Tron code via github https://t.co/rv6KPcpn63
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1/9
2018
@ashleymayer Great one @Krewell Correction... all tech marketing shows are terrible. Ces is at the top. @gigastacey Well there was a reason, you love this stuff @StefanEtienne Still working as a journalist so you aren’t out of the woods!!! @digiphile You will be assimilated- just wait and see 😂 @danablankenhorn Oh I know. Was this Yahoo collab? @ron_miller Nice. Congratulations on unlocking the ultimate achievement @caro Good one :)I might be the only tech (now former) journalist who went through entire professional life without suffering the ig… https://t.co/vVrTO5SlRh“Sadly, the tech industry rarely rewards humility or self-effacing gestures. I live by the mantra to “carry yoursel… https://t.co/kEamBhRuTM
Retweeted by OMThe influencer economy is narcissists all the way down. https://t.co/mQhAmPVCG4
Retweeted by OM#TimesUp @TIMESUPNOW https://t.co/nQuBazt5xs
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1/8
2018
@jason_kint @Brave is faster because we block ads too. Why use half measures?
Retweeted by OMSeriously. Drop Chrome. Download latest version of @Firefox (called Quantum) and turn on Tracking Protection in the… https://t.co/CJ1VNxY4tv
Retweeted by OM @msg You live in SF. Don’t be daft. You bring body heat to bed. All you need. If too warm, open a window.When pubs miss the point of what Apple gets with Netflix - no it is not content. Hint, deep network infrastructure https://t.co/6oX3FSYSyp
1/7
2018
@om That took 5 minutes. Now put it on your Tshirt. https://t.co/EqnOyxMadD
Retweeted by OMWhat if @espiekermann designed a T-Shirt with “Unstable Genius” and UN crossed out? Asking for a friend.OPEN SECRET is the worst excuse for anything and everything, especially harassment and bad/illegal behavior.
1/6
2018

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