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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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@AdamSinger: My pleasure -- thanks for reading it@BuzzFeedBen: Yes, more efficient and faster, and probably broader -- but we lose something as well. There was value in slower + thoughtfulEzra Klein's point is an interesting one: did blogs decline because "going viral" replaced discussion? @buzzfeedben https://t.co/Byxp3nWMeqSpeaking of Alan Lomax, if you love old blues and you haven't read this about Geeshie and Elvie, you really should: http://t.co/Ufd7MqceyQ@jbenton: thank God for that manHappy 100th birthday to Alan Lomax, the folklorist/ethnomusicologist who preserved so much rural American culture http://t.co/Ff3KCiL5Jj
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@SusanGDailyKos @BuzzFeedBen @ezraklein @anamariecox @dailykos: Oh, and for what it's worth I still think of us as a blog too@SusanGDailyKos @BuzzFeedBen @ezraklein @anamariecox @dailykos: It definitely did, along with some others -- I just chose Josh :-)Please do :-) MT @FromTheLabBench: I want to spend all day writing my thoughts on the new Pew study and on @mathewi about blogs not dying@SusanGDailyKos @BuzzFeedBen @ezraklein @anamariecox @dailykos: That's a fair point, I could definitely have mentioned Kos as well as Josh@superwuster @StevenLevy @karaswisher @fxshaw: Agreed -- they became the new AOL and then someBlogging is still very much alive: a response to @buzzfeedben, @ezraklein and @anamariecox: https://t.co/Byxp3nWMeq http://t.co/CjxF2FpszDSome thoughts I had on on @sullydish: "Blogging is still very much alive — we just call it something else now" https://t.co/sNzc9LTOIxThe future of humanity in one photo. http://t.co/YPkpwXI2RA
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@heatherchaplin @emilybell: I'm a terrible dancer, unfortunately -- but I would be happy to live-tweet your dancing :-)@heatherchaplin @emilybell: I live-tweeted a panel I was on once while it was being filmed live for a TV show. Do I win?@azeem @MartinSFP: The entire creation of and maintenance of an algorithm is an exercise in editorial judgement@donohoe: Now you spend every day coming up with an excuse why you can't go :-)The Pirate Bay is back online -- but most of the staff have left and are starting a competing site: http://t.co/Zlu31MCQek@tcordrey @vivian: Sounds like it might be worth considering!In case you missed it, BuzzFeed has come out with an official editorial standards and ethics guide http://t.co/55whSdKXViYes :-) MT @MartinSFP except for all the times where they use editorial judgment.Wow // RT @Deadspin: Rolling Stone unpublishes article critical of Roger Goodell hours after publishing it http://t.co/0XRXOcrEGn
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@vivian: I've never used Ophan, but Chartbeat is pretty easy to useYou see this watch? [Yeah.] This watch controls my car! [Tesla crashes through window.] I made $9.7 billion last year. How much do you make?
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@mathewi @pkafka That’s just about how long it takes me to figure out to stop the stupid auto-playing video.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIn 2016 the NFL will air the Super Bowl exclusively in 10 second disappearing clips on snapchat
Retweeted by Mathew IngramRT @silenok (via @JamesGleick) Moore's law visualized through the evolution of Lara Croft http://t.co/dmCCz1hKTV
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSoftware that can publish every draft of a book simultaneously shows the true beauty of the creative process http://t.co/JnQbqV87Nf
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram3 seconds? RT @pkafka: And as the YouTube folks will point out: Yes, on Facebook a view means you watched an autoplay video for 3 secondsIf you're French & dont eat baguette, France's gov thinks you might be a jihadist http://t.co/Vx2iTUeYJc #mondieu http://t.co/IC9jGH4ixc
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSounds fair: Uber driver gives poor reviews to customers "who are generally negative and bring down my mood" http://t.co/yzX9sqUuDSA tale of two digital metered news paywalls in America: @washingtonpost @nytimes h/t @StatistaCharts http://t.co/ZWyj0eLwR2
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@Aerocles @pkafka @DelRey: That was a great one — and there was one where Bugs and Elmer changed personalities by wearing different hats@Aerocles @pkafka @DelRey: Not to mention some of the early Bugs Bunny episodes“We really try to not express any editorial judgment,” says Adam Mosseri, the News Feed product director: https://t.co/4FSIYdyxrpOne of the best MT @ChloesThinking: here is my favorite post-break up letter ever. http://t.co/qj1mcby8SG@superwuster @StevenLevy @karaswisher @fxshaw: Alas, I hit the paywall :-)@hshaban @zeynep @motherboard: yes, I saw that — good pieceJust realized: Medium is blogging as *not*-conversation, as free-standing one-off, blogging in the age of of arrival via Facebook link.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBuzzFeed gets serious with editorial standards and ethics guide https://t.co/qblSuu1uuw via @gigaom@superwuster @karaswisher @fxshaw @StevenLevy: I remember those years, when the TV guys were talking about building their own internet@karaswisher @fxshaw @superwuster @StevenLevy: I can't believe you guys are arguing about something Kara said 20 years ago :-)There is no "other side" re vaccines. There are those who believe in science and those who believe in emotional intuition and nonsense.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWhy textshot when an image can better sum up the latest News Feed experiment by Facebook? https://t.co/eX8J4ehJoT http://t.co/33LhlXe77I
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram1800 words on "Star Trek Federation v. Star Wars Empire: Who would win?" http://t.co/6DDQaBU12f in case you were wondering (Spoiler: STFTW)
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"The image conveys the exact moment when the harassment is symbolically taking place." via @carmeldea https://t.co/qBaWl6N3zd
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Innovation! RT @tomgara I'd go one step further and say Elite Daily invented new ways content can be bad, entirely new continuums of badnessBefore Uber revolutionizes labor, it's going to have to explain these embarrassing emails http://t.co/J5weNo91Hf via @vergeAs this makes the rounds http://t.co/7idrRloodK I'd like to bring up @om's data Darwinism piece from 2013: https://t.co/bXtIkTgXQQ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFittingly enough, the new BuzzFeed ethics guidelines also have a section about taking selfies with celebrities: https://t.co/qblSuu1uuwIf I am found later crushed by a fridge just tell my husband I was looking for an RJ45 port on the back.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@craignewmark: also should be noted that @shani_o said it is a work in progress, not a finished documentIt's in there :-) RT @craignewmark: (what about fact checking, accountability?) BuzzFeed gets serious with ethics: https://t.co/qblSuu1uuwHmm wonder what the WaPo rules on selfies are https://t.co/quQAGsXYIY http://t.co/tSWmzuUBQm
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNot calling this "32 GIFs that prove how serious Buzzfeed is now" is a missed opportunity https://t.co/p1CQ34HQM7
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@fabriziopuddu: I think it's pretty clear, yesShani said it is coming RT @HuwRinger: it's a good start, full of noble intent, but disappointing they've ducked the attribution issueBuzzFeed introduces its first editorial standards and ethics guide: https://t.co/qblSuu1uuw tip @techmeme"Editorial staff should never discuss a story about a company with a business-side staffer who works with that co.” https://t.co/qblSuu1uuwBuzzFeed says it maintains "a strict and traditional separation between advertising and editorial content" https://t.co/qblSuu1uuwOne interesting thing about BuzzFeed's ethics guide is how strict it is on the separation between editorial vs. ads: https://t.co/qblSuu1uuwBuzzFeed new standards and ethics guide deals with sourcing, conflicts, plagiarism and the taking of selfies: https://t.co/qblSuu1uuwNow I’m going to sleep for a million years https://t.co/zQhYBmXLuL please file complaints via Twitter
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBuzzFeed gets serious with editorial standards and ethics guide https://t.co/qblSuu1uuw via @gigaom@jakebeckman @AntDeRosa: I agree -- I wish more sites would try thatEmily Bell: #SocialNetworks and journalists need to work together — via @mathewi http://t.co/CnACAwGfvW http://t.co/3ntBI5jrvH
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@jwherrman: what's a "troll-holl"http://t.co/IbWxEvjdVp http://t.co/36VusyqwW5
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBetter Sameness Not Meaningful Differences--as all seem entirely reliant on fickle ad revenue biz model: @mathewi https://t.co/M2yUUkG20N
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram"The paths our journalism must travel down to reach readers are being shaped by technologies beyond our control" https://t.co/AliUdhh47hAndrew Sullivan is a fine blogger, but @stevenwaldman errs by framing these traits of blogs as Sullivan's invention: http://t.co/wwOajxW6EN
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI actually had a blog in mind in 1991 that I wanted to publish, but I had to wait for @pmarca to invent the web browser first@mkramer: I hand-coded my own website/blog in 1993 using Windows NotepadI had a blog in 1998. It was on Xanga. I was 14. I was using links like the way bloggers currently do. #presullivan
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@lpolgreen: I think @MikeIsaac and @mat have already had one, but they haven't invited us, which is just meanIn case you missed Emily Bell's recent speech about journalism and social media, I tried to summarize it here: https://t.co/AliUdhh47hGreat choice! RT @awh143: Just turned my notifications on for @mathewi 's tweets...I might have a problem ✌️@AdamSinger @ezraklein: You should read the postThis is true to some extent: "The incentives of the social web make it a threat to the conversational web" http://t.co/5CxhGDqqf6What Andrew Sullivan's exit says about the future of blogging http://t.co/5CxhGDqqf6 via @ezrakleinBy strategically not reading the Daily Beast I've missed numerous fake news stories.
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@JaspJackson: Hey, congrats! Great move@JackSmithIV: An Ingram retweet has a street value of about $1,000 so I think one should cover it@JackSmithIV: Thanks -- if you could vacuum pack a 'Shroom and send it overnight express that would be great. Extra mustardI wish people would stop talking about the Shake Shack IPO, because all it does is make me want a burger even more than I already doGoogle says it was prevented from alerting Wikileaks staffers because prosecutors were pissed when Twitter did this: http://t.co/YTKSlUzAVESince Snapchat launched Discover, I've opened the app every day. Used to be once a week.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIf Bloomberg offered $5B for the NYT, would the Sulzbergers sell? That would be an interesting family meeting: http://t.co/w5BzKIHAB4She was a neurophysiologist and author. Yet this is how @australian chose to start her obit. http://t.co/SeXvhI0vbG
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@jaredbkeller @matociquala: Great takedown. Glad he mentioned IshiIf my kid can't bring peanut butter to school, yours shouldn't be able to bring preventable diseases.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramToday in "oh, yeah, that does make sense" - The Daily Mail acquires Elite Daily http://t.co/YgUhYEEhOd
Retweeted by Mathew IngramBig viral content farm buys smaller viral content farm http://t.co/79oeetHEaZ
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram@matociquala @jaredbkeller: I am just about to go and do that👏 RT @stevekovach: Internal BI memo: We’re no longer capitalizing every word in headlines.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramGreat debunking of that viral archery video by @matociquala: http://t.co/EvOhv7oT1wPerhaps AOL could replace @tuaw and @joystiq with a 24-hour Shingy channel.
Retweeted by Mathew IngramLayoffs at AOL, 150 being cut http://t.co/mry3niboar
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNo twitter in Iran? New users in Iran can't join twitter due to twitter's new phone verification requirement. https://t.co/kIiuDUZYlS
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