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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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And @om is right as usual on media: http://t.co/PP6H3JuhGn -- we forget that our competition is things that don't even look like mediaHey you, tech PR guy -- you can't make the term "e-lationships" a thing, okay? Not going to happen.Bored of this lecture RT @businessinsider: Twitter cofounder Ev Williams: Following news is 'psychologically harmful' http://t.co/FUQgidkmyQ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThis time of year especially I'm reminded of how hard many people have it and I think of those immortal words: "Be excellent to each other"@photomatt @om: ha! I should have known :-)When people say you should "stay childlike," they mean a sense of joy and wonder, not the crying and tantrum part right? Asking for a friendParamount cancels showings of Team America because everyone's a coward: http://t.co/5kx3OLOYh5 http://t.co/WL9A5AWPlE
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSounds awesome RT @bizcarson: . Secret re-launch: "It's like YouTube comments...in real-time...but with no context" https://t.co/ezvKPn8QWBA source I trust tells me this Boston magazine version of what went on at Boston dot com is pretty accurate: http://t.co/TSUd7ZTKwG@Chanders @mathewi Well, this actually used to be a decent site. The breakup with the Globe newsroom was its undoing, IMO.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramUber but with Advil and drivers who quietly promise that everything will be okay
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram+1 RT @bizcarson: One of the biggest lessons from this week is that the tech world needs better hacking stock artguys i found the best place on the internet and i'm not kidding. seriously. http://t.co/B3k8NmLWHO
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@jbenton: I thought the design of the individual prediction pages was interesting. At first I thought it was a different site@abeaujon: Who the hell secretly records a staff meeting?@anildash @ftrain: But it makes me sad to think the only way out is to retreat back into comfortable cliques where everyone agreesSad but true: "Cultural gaps and chasms that previously we never crossed we now cross by default" http://t.co/ccGZJ4e3D1I know :-) MT @shanedingman: to be fair, most of those kinds of meetings are a little crazy and don't ultimately reflect much on product@mathewi Without even reading the piece, I can say that Boston dot com is a bit of a train wreck.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA real-life shot of Twitter: MT @1bobcohn: Winners of 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest http://t.co/ijYIpDcUEW http://t.co/ZnihTCeJzqHave to say, this makes Boston dot com sound like a bit of a train wreck: http://t.co/TSUd7ZTKwGWTF MT @TheStalwart: Wait, WHAT. An editorial meeting at http://t.co/75CU6aipZO was secretly recorded. http://t.co/TSUd7ZTKwG"Now it’s a regular part of civilian life — watching warm pools of humanity overreact" https://t.co/FXmCRuwYDx /via @ftrainThis is some serious stuff. Really hopeful. Fella controls bionic arms with his mind. Watch: http://t.co/vTVI0WvqwN http://t.co/pD6DBXbCKG
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@AntonioCasilli @zephoria: I cited her already thanksCrazy. Sony basically said: “Yeah, it’s only a $90 million loss. Shut it down." http://t.co/gjSMI8pHpr
Retweeted by Mathew Ingramtbt to a time where we didn't have an editorial cartoon asking a dead person if he's into torture and implying the answer is of course.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTomorrow’s podcast: @mathewi calls @peretti "the albert einstein of sharing content”, @JaneBSinger talks business & @SarahMarshall on skills
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThere's a lot to chew on in this account from former NYT columnist Andrew Goldman about how a tweet ruined his life: http://t.co/jrWgr1aw8QBottom line to this @mkonnikova piece: Headlines matter way more than most people think http://t.co/3gnrYZKaSMclick-optimized, facebook-like-sorted discourse has proven itself to be just terrible
Retweeted by Mathew IngramTwitter = "a format that encourages intimacy with a network design that encourages out-of-context amplification" http://t.co/AZ866KltZH"Bad community is worse than no community.” http://t.co/BTiMACwCTr
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@chrismessina @fmanjoo: Dude, I feel like that *every* dayTo North Korea RT @jackshafer: How long before Sony sells Sony Pictures Entertainment?Microsoft Employee Pens The Worst/Best Corporate Blog Post Of All Time http://t.co/yy3XuhjGMw via @techcrunchHere's why email newsletters can be so powerful - and valuable https://t.co/7WT3pEgAED via @gigaom"I can't hold you all day." PRETEND I'M YOUR PHONE
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhat it was like to be a woman on Twitter in 2014 http://t.co/oNVUxGBnzF
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIndebted to @abenedikt for allowing me to write about my twitter undoing. For obv reasons, ain't interacting 2day http://t.co/UzDQxeObn8
Retweeted by Mathew IngramA few quick @HeerJeet-y words on Andrew Goldman, who wrote an essay for Slate in which I am portrayed as his personal Twitter Javert...
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"I didn’t become a journalist to peddle indignation on Facebook. But it sells—the page views don’t lie." http://t.co/w8N4vBCx94
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@jeffbercovici @pkafka @ajs: Yeah, Peter. Jeez.#ff @VICESports http://t.co/n1xX4XdgaY
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNewspaper paywalls: wasting energy charging for content rather than producing content readers will want to pay for. http://t.co/y9PyRpHcet
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@cpen: As you were then :-)Snapchat CEO predicts Facebook will violently implode the same way Yahoo did http://t.co/OhX3LXyI92
Retweeted by Mathew Ingrama website to track whether people honour their indignant tweet promises / threats.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@cpen: I think I would go with the leopard if I were youCongrats @tasneemraja RT @Poynter: Mother Jones interactive editor Tasneem Raja named senior digital editor at NPR: http://t.co/ZULuyYXerAWhen I launched a blog about media errors and correx in 2004 I could not have imagined that it would change my life. It did. BLOGS FTW.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBrilliant. "13 tips on applying for journalism jobs from a fortysomething misanthrope" by @Martinbelam http://t.co/6QAOBAPHIM
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThese comparisons between Google market capitalization and that of the Russian stock market are stupid. Stop now. Thanks.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHal Varian, Google chief economist: "By 2025, the current debate about privacy will seem quaint and old-fashioned" https://t.co/cdNx6gw20cMaybe today's top Digg Deeper items for everyone on Media Twitter? http://t.co/akZoMWUsQE
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBravo! Texas theater to show Team America in place of The Interview http://t.co/6bqsEaE4mP http://t.co/FJwo1DZpzW
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@zseward @samfbiddle: watch out, Biddle will stiff you on the billIt's here! The best media corrections & errors of the year: http://t.co/TUpnHrwRXz Always a fun read from @CraigSilverman
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.” - David Foster Wallace
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGoogle worth more than the entire Russian stock market http://t.co/iZfWFn95qM http://t.co/9Q4HRLfPv6
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram'15 will see a growing awareness & rejection of algorithmically sorted/targeted content says @zeynep http://t.co/Bf3cOjeCRy fingers crossed!
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@mims: so a pretty typical startup CEO then@om @KevinCTofel: Well, we have neither of them up here, so it is all a foreign language to me!@om @photomatt @KevinCTofel: Ah, didn't realize yours was mobile — that is pretty impressive!This is a glorious festival of shame and dread. Remember where u were when ppl were mad abt the Planet Hillary cover? http://t.co/PgPM19AZOA
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@om: that's pretty slow compared to what @photomatt posted: http://t.co/Dwe3yh4INpOops RT @NiemanLabFuego: Page not found " Nieman Journalism Lab " Pushing to the Future of Journalism http://t.co/gN01ncvr39.@jwherrman on content in 2015: "We never should have given in to that terrible word." http://t.co/8hS8I4QNxj
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGood sky-isn't-falling stuff from still-not-employed @jackshafer. http://t.co/Eo4WpV96XD
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCorrex of the year, hilariously compiled by @craigsilverman http://t.co/3iyYnVF9jN
Retweeted by Mathew IngramVery smart indeed MT @jayrosen_nyu: Smart partnership: @TexasTribune & the @WashingtonPost. Read about it http://t.co/1fKke5cEua
Retweeted by Mathew IngramMedia jobs in Canada: VICE is hiring a managing editor, a senior editor and a "munchies editor" http://t.co/wAVEN0vuYDHoward Rheingold: "Citizens will join the state and digital businesses in the surveillance game" https://t.co/cdNx6gw20cGreat feature from Slate -- the year in outrage: http://t.co/JBilcWtAAC@tingeber: Thanks! Fixeddanah boyd: "I expect the dynamics of security and privacy are going to be a bloody mess for the next decade" https://t.co/cdNx6gw20cOnline privacy will still be a mess a decade from now, experts say: https://t.co/JZzIphqFEl http://t.co/5THdx2tdBLThat NYT feature on Yahoo under Mayer is worth reading, if only for this amazing anecdote. http://t.co/kEulIKcjuf http://t.co/wRx9pMKp0h
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSure, one side is dystopian hell ruled over by a tiny elite which manipulates population with totalitarian kitsch but North Korea is bad too
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOf all the bizarre Sony/North Korea convos, the one where Newt Gingrich is debating Rob Lowe on Twitter has to be one of the weirdestRT @rainnwilson: Kim Jong Un: 1 America: 0
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@i_robertyoung: They're the ones who suggested it@CodyBrown @BoobsRadley: That's the only thing that kept it from being incredibly mind-bogglingly stupidDefine "working" RT @i_robertyoung: @mathewi No one wants to tell you this, but your avatar is just not working... sorry, dudeYup RT @BoobsRadley: What a dumb day.I only hacked Sony to prove a point: that North Koreans are better off because they do not have email. #winning
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@stevebuttry: I know, I know -- and the real test of free speech is when you defend the crap you despise :-)@jason_pontin: Oh, I'm planning on standing up for it -- just wishing we could choose a different flag-bearer :-)@jayrosen_nyu @TimMcDougall13: I confess I feel much the same way@rhh: really? because the trailer was, er... underwhelming at best“@THRmovies: Texas Theater to Show 'Team America' In Place of 'The Interview’ http://t.co/Ig1NIBOsIM http://t.co/X1pLL7rOlm
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSomeone will hopefully leak a copy of The Interview and we can stage public viewing parties, dressed as Kim Jong Un. That would be fun'free speech lost a battle here.' RT @poniewozik: My argument: Sony, let us stream this possibly-bad movie! http://t.co/ohOp1rEXOY
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOf all the symbols of free speech and standing up to terrorism, did it have to be a dumb movie with Seth Rogen and James Franco?RIP The Interview: Sony says it won't even release it on VOD; has "no further release plans for the film". http://t.co/auuP7tgg3w
Retweeted by Mathew Ingramthe syrian electronic army hacked our site after we published story on Assad declining military capability http://t.co/LeVIL9AwfJ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf only Sony had a media console installed in millions of homes that they could use to release a film.
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American intelligence officials have concluded that the North Korean government was “centrally involved” in Sony hack http://t.co/Ev5sQELgwd@bowbrick @AnnikaSchauer @nickreynoldsatw: maybe even the hardest :-)@moorehn @sarahkendzior: Agreed — thanks Sarah
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