Using Storify to assemble a newsletter

I was looking for a tool that would allow me to pull links, stories, tweets, pictures, videos from various sources on the web and aggregate them in a decent layout, suitable for a regular newsletter. I tried using Storify today. The tool is easy to use and allows pulling easily tweets and images/videos, links for…

Week 2012-03-25 in review

Apple technically was "non profit" since 1995? # Here’s What Working Conditions At Chinese Electronics Plants Are Really Like http://t.co/ggqpu8uY # The media should aim at NPR for lousy fact check. Instead they shoot at Daisey for raising awareness over a problem with Chinese factories # Daisey was right. If he had a better PR…

Week 2012-03-18 in review

Using Twitter while participating to a protest is a double-edged sword http://t.co/BtUsMJ8P # 14 Ways to Contribute to Open Source without Being a Programming Genius or a Rock Star http://t.co/Udivk06W # Solar panel made with ion cannon is cheap enough to challenge fossil fuels http://t.co/lFv4ChiZ # Foosball with italian rules is fast πŸ˜‰ http://t.co/RHxD4awI #…

Week 2012-03-11 in review

people think that displacing manufacturing in remote areas is cheap and easy @Raspberry_Pi found a bump in the road http://t.co/3CLN5wDS # Beautiful story, just in time for iPad 3 craze… think before you buy anyone? http://t.co/MHNXUovv via @nmar # or How TSA confirms that Corbett's findings are true: the body scanner is a multi-billion dollars…

Week 2012-03-04 in review

None of the French winners of #Oscars said "vive le France!" one Italian won, one mentioned Italy # A pretentious movie wins the #Oscars Hugo had much more structure and beauty in it. The artist was good but flat compares to it. Oh well # what Ericsson is doing with OpenStack and why it chose…