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Mathew Ingram @mathewi 43.776188,-79.149103

I'm a senior writer at Gigaom. I have been the ninth caller and have won the weekend passes. I am an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru.

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Great time-lapse video of the Toronto skyline created by @ryan_emond with a drone and a GoPro: http://t.co/ngdSgEVuY5.@anthonynoto is bad at DMs. Just deleted this: http://t.co/6Yjw5C8IiI
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTried to tell my family about #serial today. Had to explain what a podcast is 1st. Had to explain what #npr is 2nd. Then I was too tired
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Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@anamariecox: Very sorry to hear about your companion — I told Amber and she said she was sorry too http://t.co/zhXw5bjhO6@gnagesh: thanks!As God is my witness, I thought turkeys could fly MT @BoingBoing: WKRP's Thanksgiving giveaway http://t.co/khRF4E2vHf http://t.co/h3vAT5jL8VHoly crap MT @cdixon: Who says you can't crowdfund big budgets: Star Citizen has now raised over $60 million https://t.co/rHTYonBnve@alexisohanian: Happy Turkey Day!@mattbuchanan: You were nothing when I found you! Do you want me to send you back to where you were — unemployed, in Greenland?Junkee piece on news games is good, includes important insight that “Journalists themselves shouldn’t design games.” http://t.co/jUCD4WXPFZ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAnother benefit RT @fmanjoo: Under Pressure From Uber, Taxi Medallion Prices are Plummeting http://t.co/fbXym1VAt5
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSame RT @amandalaird: @_kevindonovan was surprised to find out about Jian Ghomeshi but not at all surprised that RoFo smoked crack #CJFjtalk@jbenton @leahalexis: great tradition!High priced taxi medallions are a textbook example of dead weight loss. Great trend. http://t.co/0NhbozRQ4N http://t.co/GJjiEnyrDS
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@saila @dskok: We should have planned things better and all had a coffee or a beer together!Shocker: European moves against Google are about protecting companies, not consumers http://t.co/T5Fj9FOSr1
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Thanksgiving dinner would be so much better if people thought the Pilgrims had feasted on steak frites and cheesecake.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHi Barry RT @barrywellman: My twitterverse has gone silent. Guess I am tweeting into the Thanks. void@ethank: Okay, except all Twitter is going to do with this data is screw up my timeline and show me more adsAbout 1 in every 14 adult men in the United States don’t watch nationally televised sports. http://t.co/Jltx2slfPG
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSame — I don't even watch hockey, and that's pretty close to treason RT @fmanjoo: I am that guy. https://t.co/cc9lvrwq6A@saila @dskok: Sounds like a value-added, engagement-filled sort of day! :-)@ethank intents?@ethank: obviously you should uninstall all of them :-)And vice versa MT @mattfrehner: “You can’t change the culture in an organization without changing the tasks that people do everyday.” @dskokThanksgiving tradition: the greatest pie chart ever (by @tongodeon) http://t.co/cx8cxJIr8D
Retweeted by Mathew IngramPretty sure I will make @mattbuchanan famous with this post on Twitter's app tracking -- you're welcome, Matt! https://t.co/pu01rgG4l7In the future we will see many apologies from folks who grew up on social networks & never realized how ignorant they were being in public.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf you don't like the idea of Twitter tracking what mobile apps you have installed, here's how to stop it: https://t.co/pu01rgG4l7Yet another thing that isn't working: iOS versions of Chrome (for MacBook and iPad) refuse to save files to disk -- Safari saves fine@jlax: Pretty sure I've already upgraded to 15.05, Turgid Tapeworm@rhh @jlax: if the garage door opener refuses to open and the car won't start, I am going to take a gun and head for the hills@jlax: I hope not, because if I have to manually edit another xorg.conf file I'm going to shoot someonea great struggle of parenting is wanting to help your kids avoid the mistakes you’ve made knowing those mistakes shaped you into who you are
Retweeted by Mathew IngramService journalism MT @verge: Ignore your family this Thanksgiving with these 6 addicting mobile games: http://t.co/WVcV9GgFgiDoug Ford's phoney announcement is top of the Star's home page, instead of my burrito rolling video. This is why we need media criticism.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramToday I celebrate the first Italian woman astronaut @AstroSamantha, a great example of what women can achieve #IDEVAW http://t.co/n0R84F2m14
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAs usual, Thanksgiving props should go to @lilsarg, who this year is once again retweeting any comments about moms who are drunkA tip for you Thanksgiving introverts: Try and swing a seat at the kid's table if you still can. The conversation is much less awkward.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBad day for machinery today: fridge decided to stop working and Ubuntu suddenly decided not to recognize one of my monitors any moreIf you want to make sure everyone at the Thanksgiving table hears what you say be sure to put a . in front of whomever you are talking to
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram#ghomeshi friend Jeffrey Latimer allowed Jian G to hide in his cottage ... but threw him out when he learned full extent of the allegations.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHighway conditions warning, Boston style. http://t.co/kwyBrtEnxU
Retweeted by Mathew Ingrampikachu has HAD it. http://t.co/WWp5l77e2d
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSyrian Electronic Army hacks websites via Gigya's login service https://t.co/DP9udrvgdY tip @techmemePost on Syrian Electronic Army hack from earlier today updated with comment from Gigya on how it was accomplished: https://t.co/DP9udrvgdYThe Syrian Electronic Army hacked a number of global websites using the Gigya social-login service: https://t.co/vSHDUr2QKUTurns out it was Gigya, the comment platform used by pretty much everyone, that was responsible for this: http://t.co/46tz8dS8mr
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram#subtweet RT @rafat: even more dangerous than pre-web people are Web 1.0 ppl stuck on early orthodoxies, running digital at large media cos.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTwitter could soon add tweets, accounts, or other content to your timeline. Here's why - and how to opt out https://t.co/gG6XRBrz92
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram3 lessons from a winning media company that takes no advertising https://t.co/Z4FFwrQiTr via @gigaom
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMany inaccurate headlines out there about the European Parliament Google thing. They haven't asked for, called for, or voted for a break-up.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThankful everyday that I get to work with the great team @Gigaom: http://t.co/Ki2MP63GtaMedium CEO Ev Williams says design, not engineering, is priority No. 1 for web companies. @lmmontini http://t.co/MrK9YJoaS9
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSame to you, @brianstelter!@jason_kint @mathewi my essay on #eurotechnopanic http://t.co/ZMo3BgQy0V
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@charlesarthur: Yes, you are number 15 or so on that joke, just FYIit makes so much more sense now ~ RT @PunnedIt55: http://t.co/rUSQNmW35C
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@felixsalmon @shaneferro @mccarthyryanj: Also, in France they spend at least 22 hours a week smoking@losowsky: Yes, @farhad beat you to that one yesterday, I'm afraidis "breaking up Google" just cover for EU ancillary copyright for press publishers? - https://t.co/AML1zpxCVN sharp analysis from @Senficon
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIn case you missed it: "First Look Media has forgotten the number one rule of startups" https://t.co/qWuqqfFG5m http://t.co/ezWAgNrutMEU Parliament calls on Commission to consider breaking up Google: 384 votes to 174 https://t.co/tLfKhZuhW7
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTimes Have Changed: Officer kills an unarmed Black man, spawning National protests. When I grew up, this was just local news.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI literally want none of these things that twitter is collecting my app data in order to provide http://t.co/zO68AYvOvS
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram+1 RT @mattbuchanan I don't want to follow anyone with my interests; I don't want more content in my timeline; I don't want promoted content@acarvin @markdeuze: Okay — just didn't want to think you were talking to an empty room!@samir: So wait, he saved lives at the wedding?@AdamSinger @dryanmedia: the robots were coolWhere is everyone? MT @markdeuze: Great keynote by @acarvin on doing native journalism on social media http://t.co/4sJFOqOgRxAccurate MT @dryanmedia: Interstellar felt like a recycled Stargate episode with better CGI. Mockingjay: an extended version of the trailervery useful gif http://t.co/r09T1p4cPK
Retweeted by Mathew IngramStrong case here that McCulloch abused the grand jury process in a huge way. http://t.co/igUZg50W2Q
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFerguson Woman Gets More Than $170,000 In Donations To Rebuild Beloved Bakery http://t.co/3ahkf0PylV http://t.co/jvcqMeD0OY
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@darth @Jesselansner @Canada NOT HOW IT WORKS (eh) http://t.co/XuCcCDfK0I
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis is phenomenal: @fergusonlibrary raises $175,000, or about half its annual budget, in the past two days. http://t.co/WbRcfs5f4Q
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAnd of course, always important to remember that Wilson didn't file a police report, and was given time to provide an account.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramExtremely valuable chart. Shows clearly how many GJ eyewitnesses said what abt key points in Wilson/Brown interax http://t.co/EY61L0XEqs
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSo the family saw Mockingjay last night, and much as I like Jennifer Lawrence, I have to say the movie as a whole was pretty meh@zeynep @wilw: I would suggest definitely yes — the improvements to notifications alone are worth itSensible critique of First Look by @mathewi; mistakes galore, but way too early to call it a failure. https://t.co/YGn3le6246
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSame RT @wilw: FWIW, Android 5.0 is an exponential improvement upon previous versions. It’s my favorite mobile OS, ever@margarita @harrisj @darth @tayhatmaker: Just to be extra confusing, my family calls it dressing even when it is stuffed in the bird@harrisj @margarita @darth @tayhatmaker: or does it mean that in the states where they call it dressing, they all cook it outside?@harrisj @margarita @darth @tayhatmaker: That's what a bunch of people have said, but the map suggests they're two names for the same thing@tayhatmaker: that's a really weird regional distribution pattern — no rhyme or reason to it that I can seeThanks! RT @tayhatmaker: dressing vs. stuffing regional linguistic showdown. #teamdressing http://t.co/gsaWe7p8tRHmm -- another regional thing I expect. Who calls it what? RT @tayhatmaker: and yes, we call it dressing not "stuffing" where i'm from
Also re: First Look, this is how you design a minimum viable product http://t.co/dQJSIbZ1Tq@mathowie @daveg: Good point!Hey @C8ingram and @tayttimus: "The ReBoot Reboot Is Actually Going To Exist" http://t.co/oRAcBDRCi5 http://t.co/dWnucvub8uINSANE. 16 people testified, under oath, Mike Brown had his hands up when shot. 2 said not. http://t.co/UZv0Ty6QuI http://t.co/z5gXsmRFFE
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSo good RT @dgoldenberg: Richard Scarry's Busy Town jobs for the 21st century: http://t.co/vbjd8w5t8L http://t.co/uDw8R35CCf@taylorbuley: thanks Taylor@Jason @fmanjoo: Something like that, yes :-)I started replying to racist #Ferguson memes on Facebook, correcting misinformation. Like Wall-E picking up trash... http://t.co/j5ilq43XVf
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThanks! RT @coneslayer: .@mathewi That's 8.5 megawatts of Cinnabon consumption. http://t.co/fDAOpo94vtRe: First Look and iterating, this is a great post about how Vox approached their launch: http://t.co/YXxOLcDR0w
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