Tweet of the day

Avril 20, 2013 - J_tsar is the Twitter account of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

He posted this tweet on January 15:

Post sur Twitter au sujet de l'islam

The terrorist was arrested on April 19 to have dropped a bomb on the Boston marathon.
Get more information on the Boston bombing.

November 5, 2012 - Jim Carrey followed litigations from Apple.

Jim Carrey and Apple

See Apple against Android for more explanations.

August 24, 2012 - The woes of Samsung rejoice Microsoft.

Bill Cox is director of marketing communications for Windows Phone. Condemnation of Samsung in San Jose for its mobiles with Android seems good for Windows Phone. It is not impossible that Samsung has an incentive to produce more mobile in WP, and this would not help Apple in the long term, but this company seems to be focused on the short term.

Bill Cox content

It should be noted that this trial was about items Samsung had added and which are not part of Android. And Samsung has also the possibility to use Tizen. For my part, I am eagerly awaiting the release of phones with Firefox OS to install Node.js on it.
An idea to the attention of smarphone manufacturers: Provide devices without OS, with a tool to dowload a free system you choose, and they will never be sued by lawers and other patent trolls .

July 17, 2012 - About Marissa Mayer.

The former head of Google search is named CEO of Yahoo!, comment from the top of spam team at Google:

Marissa Mayer tweet

Employees describe her as authoritarian demanding and rude, but knowing how to make the right decisions. In fact the bad views are especially memory of what she was ten years ago.
She is often compared to Steve Jobs who was also tough with employees but whose character has mellowed with time. She has the same obsessive focus on the details of product design.

February 9, 2012. The Web is not patented!

Tweet Eolas vs. Web

The Patent troll Eolas once wanted major actors of the Web to pay a license for a patent they own on interactive pages, they said. But a jury in a Texas court ruled the patents are invalid, so Tim-Berners-Lee tweeted a satisfaction we all share, of course.

September 16, 2011. The misinformed informant.

Techcrunch has it lost its independence or not after the acquisition by AOL? The new editor is faced with the sling of writers ...

techcrunch independence

"Misinformed?" So a writer who worked for TechCrunch for 5 years to tell us about what is happening on the Web does not know what is going on in his own business?

Erick Schonfeld leaved TechCrunch on February 27, 2012.

August 4, 2011

In response to a blog post from Google officials accusing Microsoft, Apple and others to unite to kill Android with patent claims against the manufacturers of mobile phone to make them pay a fee, a manager of Microsoft posted this Tweet :

We offered to join us and they refused. To be honest, it is primarily the purchase of Nortel patents with Apple and RIM that is of concern... Answer of Google.

February 8, 2011. The vice-president of engineering for Google, about the possible alliance between Nokia and Microsoft ...

In fact he took the words used by Anssi Venjoki, a VP at Nokia who said that in 2005 when Benq taken Siemens mobile activities.
To explain why Nokia has not adopted Android, the same official had estimated that it was a short term solution, "as the Finnish kids peeing in their pants for warmth in the blizzard". Venjoki quitted Nokia in 2010.

On January 20, 2011, Eric Schmidt, who ran the company for 10 years announced he will be replaced by Larry Page as CEO starting from April 4. On Twitter he gives an explanation in one sentence: Google no longer needs to be supervised by an adult!