Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Casey Newton @CaseyNewton San Francisco

Tech, democracy, and pandemic. Subscribe to The Interface: https://t.co/0umDpRUfyZ casey@theverge.com | instagram: @crumbler

782 Following   91,590 Followers   6,399 Tweets

Joined Twitter 8/27/09


@akothari @aparnacd brilliant!Ah. I see that it is once again time to run the dishwasher @randizuckerberg thanks for having me! @herrmanndigital @ZoeSchiffer one way to think about it: if anyone get obnoxiously drunk at your wedding you can si… https://t.co/AWmFVfM4E4 @herrmanndigital @ZoeSchiffer aww well congratulations David!! Here’s hoping it’s a lovely occasion.Coronavirus is forcing lots of couples to cancel their weddings — but some creative folks are pivoting to Zoom, and… https://t.co/HJKkjTsUFt
Retweeted by Casey NewtonSo it turns out you CAN stream Sirius XM for free without a credit card until May 15 … and you SHOULD so you can he… https://t.co/rmGwVVGoJhAmazon workers near Detroit plan to walk out as a third worker in the fullfillment center there tests positive for… https://t.co/evMswsDHvF
Retweeted by Casey NewtonBrilliant point from ⁦@CaseyNewton⁩: “COVID-19 has demonstrated the limits of a workplace that continuously pushes… https://t.co/DDvdrLLfwg
Retweeted by Casey NewtonCovid (@UCSF) Chronicles, Day 14 1/ Still stable @ucsfhospitals. No news = terrific news. Covid+ pts=15 (last 2 wk… https://t.co/xLYaEXvb9h
Retweeted by Casey Newton @le_catmug 💖🙏🏻 @metaviv I am sorry for your loss!!Wrote about how Amazon's mistreatment of workers in the name of efficiency has come back to haunt it at the worst p… https://t.co/6Yaige9m1S
4/1
2020
@mgsiegler need it to last at least until i publish my column about it later this weekReally great look into what’s going on inside Amazon right now from @DanaMattioli and @@SebasAHerrera. Workers are… https://t.co/XSgoe69ELp @TylerPina1 well well well, look who found his twitter password @jjvincent there should be an old woman there driven mad by a previous trauma. she holds the key to unraveling the… https://t.co/ijYuNLYDNV @ryanbonick i mean, i like it. but there’s not a lot wrong with the default weather app @Lucas_Shaw @SIRIUSXM oh wow! they designed multiple onboarding flows and buried the free one a few scrolls down!… https://t.co/McsXBEE8Vp @it_isthatsimple yes. gadgets give us a precious, false sense of controlAs someone who recently bought a can opener online out of boredom, I understand why Apple bought Dark Sky https://t.co/vrHt3mjdg3 @knguyen strawberry corer @joshuaUMWW @SIRIUSXM weird! @dkatzmaier @SIRIUSXM there’s a website where you can stream on your shitty laptop speakers, but if you want to use… https://t.co/8dq2cKdQV2 @joely_guacamole @SIRIUSXM the confirmation dialogue for signing up explicitly says you have to call to cancel. i took them at their wordWanted to take advantage of the free @siriusxm trial announced today, but - You do have to enter a credit card num… https://t.co/b8pEmFUFp6 @iservin at this point it’s the formerIt's pretty wild that the whole debate over whether the US should use location data to fight the virus wrapped up i… https://t.co/bgFyASlr6T
3/31
2020
Lots of techies and trust-safety-privacy professionals are looking for some way to contribute to COVID response oth… https://t.co/Bg0yOv0N1a
Retweeted by Casey NewtonThank you to the FBI for warning Boston about the rise of profanity on Zoom calls https://t.co/1G0SKtV8nt @hunterwalk @kylebrussell the FBI is warning people about … profanity?? @campbell_brown @karaswisher Thanks! @karaswisher I assume it’s to acquire paid digital subscribers, but the blog post doesn’t elaborate. Thoughts @campbell_brown?
3/30
2020
I made a TikTok https://t.co/cisZKYC3HM @mgsiegler U made the right choicemy 5 year old just walked in and said “daddy, can I see my squares today?” she’s getting so used to video chat she… https://t.co/TPQZGcREHx
Retweeted by Casey Newton2/ Overall SF: still mild growth (223->279->308 last 3d). Now 12d since SF stay-at-home order; most pre-lockdown ca… https://t.co/Kc50fJHbzI
Retweeted by Casey Newton
3/29
2020
@tmobrien god bless John B @mikebush neither can i!!Tiger King is S-Town on bath salts @Wickliffe @OvercastFM I find it hard to listen to podcasts on the web since usually I'm trying to concentrate on multiple other things @watkinswes My only escape now is shows about cooking @icopilots I wrote about that here https://t.co/3HK4FhVUbG @annebot uh oh, did it get trapped in your spam filter? here’s an archive to catch up if you need! https://t.co/kOUKPOrJJ3 @Krewell that’s like … a 10-minute chunk of my day? doesn’t feel like enough @kthomas901 thank you for working on Calm btw!! very useful app in these times :) @juliancanderson yes! totally agree @jamiesoncox jamieson is ‘love again’ a good song or am i just loving the White Town sampleI do 99 percent of my podcast listening walking around the city. Haven’t figured out a way to listen to them at hom… https://t.co/nWCVXeBqIW @molly_knight omg add me @TanviSunku yeah it’s designed to be used only by ‘close’ friends but the pandemic is pushing its limits @TanviSunku notification overload @pedrornd fun group hangs. it’s the right app for the right timeI wonder if Facebook will take its clone off the shelf in the next few months for this reason. It killed it off las… https://t.co/Grp6KUo9JtMore of my friends have joined Houseparty tonight than joined it in the first three and a half years of its existence @ashleymayer i’m buying an exotic new dessert on each weekly visit to the grocery store
3/28
2020
New: I wrote about Trump's massive bet that political polarization is a more powerful force than the virus’s body c… https://t.co/vke6o3yxYT
Retweeted by Casey Newton @nattgarun so sorry Natt. sent a lil something and looking forward to eating there someday! @benyt Every Frame a Painting is fantastic https://t.co/7Qtk7IB9ftThis video of all the Bon Apetit crew cooking at home in isolation with their families making me QUITE EMOTIONAL https://t.co/8NNMn8r6bO @newtonsshortbus i think it’s called Isolation Day #14 @daiwaka hearing good things about Doom EternalI was honored and humbled to go on the podcast for my favorite newsletter to discuss Zoombombing https://t.co/FFrc41djaL @invisiblepat @WillOremus Will is just joking. :) In other news the ad has been removed from our network. Thanks again! @MikeIsaac apocalypse ceviche @invisiblepat oh no! thank you for flagging, will take care of this @__apf__ All my fluid is, unfortunately, newtonian by default @sippey @cpen I agree completely although the sound design is really superbHere's Yelp's statement on that messy GoFundMe partnership that outraged some small business owners, by opting them… https://t.co/UcvnfjI9cC
Retweeted by Casey Newton @andymcmillan @waxpancake Thanks! @andymcmillan @waxpancake They emailed it to me, we’re writing it up now @hunterwalk @waxpancake Approved @waxpancake From Yelp: https://t.co/BxBVTEjTlRMy basic benchmark for success for the things I write is whether they make it into the best newsletter in the biz,… https://t.co/4CfjCpTASq
Retweeted by Casey Newton
3/27
2020
@waxpancake fwiw I asked Yelp what was going on here and they tell me that they are “all over it.” so hopefully changes coming soon @fmanjoo reminds me of this classic mcsweeney’s piece https://t.co/oedkdoozXp https://t.co/tEDpCuUecMJust received a reply from Superintendent Chris Funk from the East Side Union High School District. Sadly, the 2020… https://t.co/8dnr2oHlMT
Retweeted by Casey Newtonit’s just like the flu. remember how every year around flu season the economy gets shut down and medical profession… https://t.co/s2Z5veXDjg
Retweeted by Casey Newton @sarahjeong @RachyMills in case this helps https://t.co/T6doWeHbfH @sarahjeong @RachyMills Extreme same. My great grandparents did not immigrate to this country so that their descend… https://t.co/mMxhxpl912 @jd_spring @RachyMills one more reason to move to LA @RachyMills Raisins? 🤮 @fxshaw @sarahjeong @MikeElgan truer words were never spoken @sarahjeong thank you sarah (and @mikeelgan!) but I am not ready to commit to raising a starter right now!! but m… https://t.co/9EheYKyXB4 @ficus if you had told me last year that i would be cooking myself three meals a day for a month … i would have bee… https://t.co/ciY9fqIVP8We are not talking enough about the shortage of instant yeast in this country. I’ll be making waffles with baking… https://t.co/VDiyjpSdWg @lutherlowe fix this please https://t.co/rOnVeKkubf @it_isthatsimple @tatianaplatt why did your entire family have their accounts disabled?Workers at an Amazon warehouse near Detroit first heard about a COVID-19 case through Facebook rumors and only got… https://t.co/gxpJ5tuKrC
Retweeted by Casey NewtonI wrote about how COVID-19 is changing public perception of tech companies https://t.co/ecRvlXMHjmMy Quarantine Routine! this is just a general guide for myself based on my goals & what works for me! i’m allowin… https://t.co/BWyMTBIpMK
Retweeted by Casey NewtonFeeling helpless? Want to be part of the solution? Help get masks in the hands of medical personnel here in the Bay… https://t.co/PqSLeNv7RY
Retweeted by Casey NewtonZoom is like real life, in that I've already gone from Zoom FOMO to wildly overscheduling Zooms to canceling Zooms… https://t.co/kTmVtplB76
Retweeted by Casey NewtonJust in case you need it, here’s a dog doing yoga in Italian. You’re welcome. https://t.co/zTKp3MbI8e
Retweeted by Casey Newton @allenmramos @hunterwalk it’s on hiatus
3/26
2020
@samsheffer i have started every day with a sugary mocha for like 10 years and I know it’s bad for me and now final… https://t.co/68q6YGiWzZBlessing your timeline with this wholesome content https://t.co/rtHsPlCYdEWe’ve finally found a worse use of Zoom than sharing porn https://t.co/tX2LyACtaYIt's also a great day to support our friends at @BuzzFeedNews https://t.co/K2sYDDTbyn https://t.co/6pNJUBvCqVI have been so, so impressed with the @TheAtlantic ’s coverage of COVID-19. Every day brings something fresh and vi… https://t.co/TWkSVz5fha
3/25
2020

0