My favorite app on Android, Gmail, got a significant update today, with full Priority Inbox support, the ability to send from a different address than your native account, and my favorite, t... Read more
Firefox 4 beta users: the two most popular “Better” Extensions I put together, Better Gmail 2 and Better GReader, are now compatible with the Firefox 4 beta. Download them now. I... Read more
This week is the last chance for big companies to make 2010 product announcements before things slow down for the holidays, and Google’s not letting the opportunity pass them by. Yeste... Read more
Developer Sarah Mei’s most significant contribution to the Diaspora project: changing the “Gender” dropdown to a text field. It pissed off at least one person, who argues t... Read more
I Google places I want to go or need directions to or want to research on my phone constantly, so I’m really digging the newly-launched Google Hotpot, a ratings and recommendations eng... Read more
Spurred on by the launch of 8pen and informed by over 60 suggestions on Twitter and Facebook, I rounded up my five favorite alternate Android touch keyboards with demo videos and pros and co... Read more
Been using 0Boxer in my Gmail account since it launched a few weeks ago, and damn is it addictive. Here’s my writeup of how 0Boxer makes email drudgery fun over at FastCompany.com: 0Bo... Read more
Hit a big milestone today! We released the first beta of ThinkUp, the PHP/MySQL webapp that archives your social media interactions in a database you control. Download it here. Following eig... Read more
My fellow Lifehacker Kevin Purdy has just published The Complete Android Guide, a soup-to-nuts how-to book on making the most of that Android-powered computer in your pocket. The book is ava... Read more
When it comes to storing passwords, I’ve been a KeePass fan and user for years now, but when Leo Laporte told me he uses LastPass, I had to check it out. I don’t love the idea of... Read more
Google Instant promises to save you up to 5 seconds every time you search the Web, but you’ll only see those savings if you know how to take advantage of its new real-time mind-reading... Read more
Lots of geeks like to spend some time on a three-day weekend doing fun, spare-time coding. If you’ve been curious about ThinkUp and have a little extra time this Labor Day weekend, com... Read more
So very excited that Google has announced an installable release of Google Wave, “Wave in a box.” Of course I’d like to sell a few more books, but post-Wave I’m also... Read more
Yesterday on TWiG, Leo and Jeff and I discussed Facebook integration in Ping–Leo didn’t know it was there, but looking at the screenshots on Apple’s site, before I got the... Read more
Garrett Murray diffs iTunes 9 versus iTunes 10 user interfaces in rollover screenshots. I like how the volume slider is so much more iPhone 4ish. Read more
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screenbeard in: ThinkUp Archives and Analyzes Your Social Media Life
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Dewbie in: The Jobsian fallacy
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