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Jill E Duffy @jilleduffy Bucharest, Romania

Writer: tech & productivity. Columnist @pcmag Contributor to @dailydot. Personal stuff: tinyletter (/jilleduffy) https://t.co/jbys8KKVy8

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Joined Twitter 12/30/08


We also have a scholarship if you are a mother who is continuing her education (college degree, bootcamp, professional degree..you name it!)
Retweeted by Jill E DuffyHello! If you're a female, current HS senior who will be pursuing a degree in STEM or the Arts next year, we have a… https://t.co/BH0fWRQfFM
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @Gigi_Peterkin 100 percent agree https://t.co/CNIf9nl9F8In 2012 I applied for a fellowship with the goal of researching newsrooms in Germany to compare to U.S. in how they… https://t.co/gZxJipvnDu @Gigi_Peterkin People care about language rules and usage for a lot of reasons. Historically, we have many examples… https://t.co/AvoFEqOoYk @Gigi_Peterkin Barclays (in American English) Withings Porsche Adidas La Croix... And who knows if it’s ah-SAHN-ah or AHS-san-uh? @Gigi_Peterkin Human names are not the same as product names or generic nouns. There are plenty of brand names that… https://t.co/fwGHAezklH @Gigi_Peterkin If it’s truly a 50/50 split, and not “on the Internet“ but in spoken linguistic communities, then both are acceptable.I’m Team Descriptive-Not-Prescriptive-Language https://t.co/bA30JAntbo9 Ways to Make Slack Tidy and Less Busy https://t.co/RIHeHY94py @RVoronaCote I had an enormous red zit the other day and I tried so hard not to touch it all day, and finally when… https://t.co/5AD1k7tynS
3/26
2019
@sarahkovac Jeez that’s darkIn Ukraine, these used to be called "temniki" (little themes) - political instructions on how to cover particular t… https://t.co/T6N0iOrgmA
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @nedwards Go watch The Pervert’s Guide to Cinema and you’ll be good @MindaHarts Are you diagnosed with OCD or just neurotic? Either is ok but if you’re not diagnosed OCD just pls know… https://t.co/zDCnMh0HLpSteve+ #AppleEvent
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @geoffreyfowler Because they don’t exist yet @WillOremus Haven’t we been giving over passport photos since passport books had photos? It’s not like governments… https://t.co/EyyVqwmJD7 @wmaxeddy It’s not like financial institutions are any better though 🤷‍♀️Tim: FAMOUS. Aquaman, Sodaman, Wonder Woman, Guns n Roses, War N Peace, The Taco Bell dog, whoever is the KFC colon… https://t.co/DqtnkPTXaC
Retweeted by Jill E DuffyTim: Get me famous people. Apple: but who? Tim: I don't care, as long as they're famous. Apple: um, ok. Tim: I'm se… https://t.co/cGhsJeuScS
Retweeted by Jill E DuffyIf anyone is curious what Apple is up to, this presser is the definitive "we want regular money from you each month… https://t.co/9dEfWL9rcB
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @bobproehl OofHere's a summary of what I learned on Twitter today: 1) People were wary of elections in Quito, and then all the po… https://t.co/8aHz8NdrgMHere's the same image before editing. Little improvements in color, cropping, and a fine white crease down the mout… https://t.co/2zWM5YIQDyWriting today about scanning and editing photos, and I did a tiny touchup of this photo of me when I was about 2 1/… https://t.co/lhI4UQFHz4 @meredithpopolo I struggled to do a half marathon once, so I would not do an ultra. But it does sound kind of kooky… https://t.co/nCaFwLTSQnI'm finally traumatized by something on the internet and it's an ADVERTISEMENT? https://t.co/6HbN6S8zrDMueller report confirms no Linux on the desktop.
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3/25
2019
Craziest thread on Twitter ever https://t.co/YeGqNHoRJvRunner friends! Who wants to do a 50K or 80K through a ruined castle with bears and wolves waiting on the other sid… https://t.co/h8e6sAoizk
3/24
2019
@C0INCELPR0 I was angry, embarrassed, and completely uncommitted now to cheerleading. I really never intended to pi… https://t.co/pTS2PhUccx @C0INCELPR0 I tried out for cheerleading. I also wanted to try for kickline. If I got both, I’d pick 1 since I coul… https://t.co/8JDomw3UNp @superpixels “Lipsey is charged with distribution of cocaine to a minor, the highest level drug felony available un… https://t.co/Txb3F8iVGYRemember: Don't buy stuff that you don't need. That's the best way to reduce consumption. But when you do need some… https://t.co/l6RdhTS0HiOr Third Oak's flip-flops, which are manufactured in the state of Georgia and can be completely recycled, unlike fo… https://t.co/iK4xaUvqxUOr these Brazilian slides from Insecta made from recycled plastic bottles https://t.co/10W0UzsTcKExample, check out these gorgeous Italian shoes from Verdura made from recycled fishing net and natural cork https://t.co/pd3kzx61oHSuperb resource of shoe companies making sustainable or cruelty-free shoes, sandals, boots. https://t.co/q6wWB16whuWhat are the chances that these two people bought the same pair of shoes in different sizes, and the packer switche… https://t.co/dRmDQMnLK9
3/23
2019
Judge denies extension, order Alex Jones to turn over records to Sandy Hook families https://t.co/B70GGA8ONu
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @noFelld Decided I’m just gonna call myself a Cusper—on the cusp of Gen X and MillennialWomen in tech thread. Please go through all the replies and follow all the extraordinary people mentioned here. https://t.co/AUQxJahlGk @JenniferJolly @karaswisher @JennaWortham1 @JoannaStern A bunch of my recommendations are getting lost in replies t… https://t.co/BFmCpl4RwTWhoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right. Women and girls are responsible for water collection… https://t.co/QnPthfDdxb
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3/22
2019
@TatianaKing 😬 IT MENZ PM #JacindaArdern says reining in social media platforms “will need a global response.” She brushed off talk of… https://t.co/hHwIRMYVJh
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Retweeted by Jill E DuffyAny... ... day... ... ... now... ... ... ... https://t.co/ZCXSnTzVWFPet peeve: When official app/software instructions online don't match what's in the app. Terminology needs to match… https://t.co/xJPSVoETpQ @benjedwards Person from PorlockI get back to the apartment, puzzling over this whole encounter and decide to look up stuff about Annie Lenox, who… https://t.co/xYDqAvliYLShe didn't strike me as being in need of mental help, but instability takes many forms. She keeps talking about--wh… https://t.co/Gh2MuWE0oJI'm not too chatty with strangers, so I say, "Sounds interesting. Pekingese are pretty chill. You could try a Peke.… https://t.co/0Zm7CSFPooThis woman starts chatting with me about how she wants to get a small dog "because I'm going to bicycle across the… https://t.co/6pUEjhgp5UI was living in Berkeley for a month after being in India for 2 yrs. In India, I saw all kinds of crazy shit, so I… https://t.co/fWoQsIeBSEIn light of Annie Lenox's picture and Brexit musings going around today (https://t.co/C7mpuWzmTK), I offer up this… https://t.co/8GBC1bPLrw @ClaraJeffery @JulieOwenMoylan usually is on itIt means "underpants" https://t.co/ZYPvsUXnMgMeanwhile in South Korea: https://t.co/op9z4mti6f
Retweeted by Jill E DuffyWith this Nikki Haley/Finland story, all I can see is Selina Meyer and Minna having a passive aggressive moment. https://t.co/mkKTwbyrmI
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3/21
2019
Lesson: A lot of people hate tomatoes but kind of feel bad about it https://t.co/OBsUng82sV @britnidlc White wine @lawfulnerd @NateSilver538 Agree. A temperate attitude comes across as a thoughtful supporter, someone who made an… https://t.co/qCmFSTOJCl @ProPublica Happens to me often. Usually when I have longer hair. My hair is big, thick. And sometimes I have bobby… https://t.co/6suYgSjVUU @summerbrennan Happens to me often. Usually when I have longer hair. My hair is BIG. And sometimes I have bobby pin… https://t.co/UhqeGVXlQh @lawfulnerd I heard it on Market Place. Similar!Price of a hot dog at ball parks: Fenway Franks: $5.25 Wrigley Field hot dog: $5.75 New York Mets: $6.25 Dogers Stadium: $6.50"The average price of a hot dog at MLB games has increased since 2010 from 3.79 U.S. dollars to 5.01 dollars in 201… https://t.co/6nasoX2SnJNews about how a stadium in Atlanta went cashless & dropped the price of hot dogs as a result to $1.50. Easier to c… https://t.co/zU3I9GcsdL @nedwards For a budget pick, good old Ponds Facial Cream. Gentle. Thick. Couple of bucks for a year’s worth.
3/20
2019
@James_L_J 80 percent of this trip is about WarPigs. If I can fill 20 percent with ways to burn off beer, I’m cool. 🚴🏻‍♀️Me looking at mobile app games: Gah. I don’t even know what half of these are. I’m gonna go back to browsing productivity apps. @James_L_J Already have plenty of beer and food lined up. Could use recommendations for outdoor activities (bike ro… https://t.co/VLbczlSZsa @Giantpixie12 Please do! We have plenty of beer and food lined up. Could use more shopping/window shopping, activities, sites @rajatrocks @madebygoogle I wanted to delete it, not mark it as done. I don’t want false “dones” recoded. You shoul… https://t.co/Z19wZVRfpLPlanning 3 days in Copenhagen next month. Any must-sees? My list is currently all beer bars. @jasonhowell Also, take the day off and go to the doctor! Your sight is more important than 1 day of work @jasonhowell I remember! Yes, eye stuff is super serious and scary. Hope you can get an emergency appointment ASAP @jasonhowell Go to optom. Ask to flip your eyelid. This happened to me twice and I had something stuck to the inside of my eyelid40 KG de plástico en el estómago de una ballena 🐳 el peor caso que han encontrado hasta la fecha 👉🏻… https://t.co/nCBnHuCkhL
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @madebygoogle Are you sure? The Google Home Hub sent me to the Google Home app, which sent me to the Google Assista… https://t.co/VUoCvixk4B
3/19
2019
@WillOremus Forward to Evernote @alexmuench You do it during or right before annual review @septembergrrl @inLaurasWords @ParkerMolloy Or “do no harm” because it seems to break all kinds of ethics and trust… https://t.co/M8IZLsfv2y @_DarrenCohen @meganmorrone During the SF Giants Posey years, I got into it a little. But I can't abide the fact th… https://t.co/hBl1BstfM3 @meganmorrone It's stupid @meganmorrone 💯 Me meeting my partner in early 2000s: “Baseball? He likes baseball? Ugh. Eye roll. But he’s smart… https://t.co/3OaTtFIUMEA Twitter thread, visualized https://t.co/25q74WrJ5B
Retweeted by Jill E DuffyHack Your Slack So It’s Less Whack ...is the crowd-pleasing headline I should have used https://t.co/XgNPcsd02JMoviePass scoop from @JasonGuerrasio: MP is bringing back a $9.95-a-month "unlimited" plan similar to the one that… https://t.co/GVWSGYPTBS
Retweeted by Jill E Duffy @maxleibman Hopefully that's falling away a little? It was hot, hot, hot in early 2010s. I feel like I see less of… https://t.co/guZuWN304GIt really says something about our environment that people can have opinions about an announcement that hasn't happ… https://t.co/zJAMB9BNsEMyspace accidentally lost all the music uploaded from its first 12 years in a server migration, losing over 50 mill… https://t.co/e4gYr2nRG8
Retweeted by Jill E DuffyOOOHWEE! Tricky podcast about journalism and online media is smoking hot or lit or whatever one says these days, no… https://t.co/fiqtuLcVmq @Aldraku @keineaanung Nope. My doctor’s questions and thoughts had nothing to do with this. Thanks.Twitter debates in photo form. https://t.co/Th4L4xp4wA
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3/18
2019

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