Manu Kumar (@manukumar)

Palo Alto, CA

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @manukumar ever

December 2012

Lot’s of interesting apps including @Torbit… 14 of the best apps from 2012 for designers, developers and creatives http://t.co/J1qTq9wg

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@ethankurz sure thing — happy to compare notes on LED lighting and energy stuff in general.

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PandoDaily .@penenberg weighs in on the Journal News’ map of local gun owners http://t.co/1xLfzSAN

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:36 AM, Dec 31st, 2012 via Flipboard)

Replacing incandescent light bulbs with their LED equivalents is turning out to be a complicated, time consuming… http://t.co/CtZLPzCp

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@rabois If the valuation is being set by a lead/sophisticated investor, then I agree, but not sure I agree for party-round valuations.

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RT @lyft: Check out our co-founder @johnzimmer (& a few of your favorite Lyft drivers!) on the @todayshow this morning: http://t.co/fjKCva0O

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torbit Is your CDN intentionally hurting your performance? http://t.co/4GDlSuNB

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 9:18 AM, Dec 28th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

My name is Teddy. Flying Teddy cc @HillerMuseum @ Hiller Aviation Museum http://t.co/Tqp2vEsn

via Instagram from San Carlos, CA

Hope he didn’t hit any turbulence! ;) @ Hiller Aviation Museum http://t.co/p4XJjRGM

via Instagram from San Carlos, CA

I’m at Hiller Aviation Museum (San Carlos, CA) w/ 3 others [pic]: http://t.co/NUVXxw29

via foursquare from Hiller Aviation Museum, San Carlos

@marmon Kudos goes to @geppyp. He built that feature :)

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The March of the Tortoises @ Aquarium of the Bay http://t.co/DiFACVaU

via Instagram from Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco

Amphibians on a rock @ Aquarium of the Bay http://t.co/gO7dRl0v

via Instagram from Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco

Bill_Gross RT @davepell: Look at how completely realistic this NYT headline looks after I pasted it into the Onion. http://t.co/cXTOUTC0

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:44 AM, Dec 24th, 2012 via Flipboard)

jonathanmayer Very nice work by @WhatTheyKnow demonstrating online price discrimination. http://t.co/kupd7AIS

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 12:42 AM, Dec 24th, 2012 via Flipboard)

The native Flash implementation on @GoogleChrome doesn’t work well at all. Having audio problems on Windows and Mac both.

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@Kazanjy I could extract it, but don’t want to spend the time doing it. They should provide a way to export to Wordpress, Blogger, or Tumblr

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@Kazanjy no, not expecting an SLA, but perhaps I can guilt the co-founder into providing a reasonable transition plan for users like me.

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@joshuamerrill here’s proof I typed it in right. Dunno what happened there between @instagramapp and @Twitter! http://t.co/tg18zbmo

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to joshuamerrill

Sun setting over the Pacific #nofilter @ Cliff House http://t.co/pFLmG9vw

via Instagram from California, US

Giant Camera — only seen it open once. @ Camera Obscura http://t.co/D2LB1h4m

via Instagram from California, US

dorkitude If your automated emails don’t have one-click unsubscribe, it makes me hate your company a little bit.

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 6:57 AM, Dec 22nd, 2012 via Flipboard)

Thanks @psyborg042 and urthebestarentu for the holiday bread. It’s yummy! @ K9 Ventures http://t.co/ac12dTA6

via Instagram from Palo Alto, CA

@agarwal Emails to @Posterous not being posted. Waited over 2 days now. cc @hanakumar

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Don Jones’ legacy: Entrepreneurial success, mentorship http://t.co/Q9WXpyQn via @PghBizTimes

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Don Jones was my teacher, mentor, and investor with an infectiously positive personality. Fortunate to have known… http://t.co/av88IeRC

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Don Jones was my teacher, mentor, and investor with an infectiously positive personality. Fortunate to have known him. http://t.co/EtCbN2Hp

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@othman congrats! Look forward to hearing what’s next! (In addition to changing diapers!)

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anthonyha “[Cook] remains, like all great Apple products, a paradoxical combination of open and closed.” http://t.co/k7CacSBM

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 5:28 PM, Dec 19th, 2012 via Flipboard)

Watching cars stuck in traffic, while zipping by on @Caltrain. @Lyft + @Caltrain = awesome!

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Checking out cool new hand interactions! (@ 3Gear Systems) http://t.co/Zpqt499S

via foursquare from South Beach, San Francisco

Been too long since my last visit! (@ Zimride HQ) http://t.co/ohQluvHE

via foursquare from Mission Bay, San Francisco

Caltrain up to SF for a 3 board meeting day. (@ California Ave Caltrain Station) http://t.co/xvtzaBXt

via foursquare from Palo Alto, CA

@joshuamerrill don’t have it enabled and I’m hoping Comcast’s 2 hour estimates MTTR is accurate!

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to joshuamerrill

Is there a Comcast outage in Palo Alto? Or is it just my lucky day?

via Twitter for iPhone

I’m always surprised that some lawyers, paralegals, and even sophisticated investors can’t build a cap table w/o circular references.

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ericcurts Over 50 New Education Templates for LucidChart http://t.co/1YsCL2jj #googlect #appsct #gafe #edtech @lucidchart

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:51 AM, Dec 17th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

@mp3michael @CathyBrooks That’s an excuse full of holes (pun intended)

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I’m Just Not Ready To Accept That We Have To Have Gun Massacres All The Time http://t.co/xunZfb0H via @businessinsider

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@Joshmedia Just plug the iPhone into your Tesla battery… it will run a long time ;)

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@CathyBrooks Possibly, but at least I can voice an opinion. They want to exercise the 2nd amendment, I want to exercise the 1st. #GunsSuck

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Immediately address the issue of gun control through the introduction of legislation in Congress. http://t.co/x4zKbzkz

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albertwenger Sign Gun Control Petition Now - I had a topic in mind for today’s post but in light of the elementary school … http://t.co/vNQl1ihA

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Just emerging from a day full of back to back meetings to hear about the #CTshootings. Shocking and appalling.

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narendra There are more gun shops in the US than there are Starbucks in the entire world. via npr marketplace

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:45 PM, Dec 14th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

RT @BorowitzReport: Maybe I’m a dreamer, but I wish mental health care were as easy to get as, say, a gun.

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Make Your Own Lytro-Style, Adjustable Focus Photos With DSLR Video And A Simple Hack http://t.co/CFTKIZsW via @techcrunch

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I’m at Transamerica Redwood Park (San Francisco, CA) http://t.co/nFHk0gtL

via foursquare from Transamerica Corp, San Francisco

@klanderson217 Not inclined to call @PayPal as I don’t have the time to sit on phone w/them. It’ll clear in 7d. I don’t want your money :)

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@klanderson217 looks like it will wait 7 days before they timeout and refund to you. You’re welcome to contact them to try and expedite.

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@klanderson217 I saw the emails. Logged into PayPal account, but no way for me to respond, reject or refund. @PayPal site sucks

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No more waiting for months for the Lytro! http://t.co/xQQHWvNX

via Facebook

That new UC logo really is horrendous! http://t.co/JYw5n7TZ

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A startup is a an agent of change. Change is often resisted, but it is inevitable. #ChangeHappens

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A startup is an agent of change. Change is often resisted, but it is inevitable. #ChangeHappens

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RT @lucidchart: Our Microsoft integration allows users to draw and import diagrams right inside Word: http://t.co/AX9QgaVv

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RT @twilio: Visualizing the Heartbeat of Twilio: a live visualization of phone calls being made on Twilio http://t.co/XNvOftjC

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kevinpurdy Boomerang Calendar now in open beta: http://t.co/Dae7sC1s I’m a dedicated fan of Boomerang for Gmail; Calendar is equally ingenious.

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@ryanburk I’m getting them from http://t.co/aXlNsxaM — so far working okay.

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dnanexus 1 step closer to broad adoption. We see @23andMe just dropped their price. Now you can “Journey Through Your DNA™” for just $99.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 12:40 PM, Dec 11th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

RT @threegear: Augmented reality demo by CEO Vision using our hand tracking SDK to interact with 3D virtual objects! http://t.co/j5fniGme

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Gmail: The Best Secret Gmail Feature Is Hiding In Plain Sight - @Gizmodo http://t.co/90KZO15w

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Planning on replacing a lot of these with their LED equivalents #efficiency @ Palo Alto, CA http://t.co/hs8JDnUL

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tomiogeron Mercedes’ Next Flagship Does the Commuting for You | Autopia http://t.co/OkOnyjoI

via Buffer (retweeted on 11:48 PM, Dec 9th, 2012 via Flipboard)

Showing @reachanika ‘The Bridge’ (@ Golden Gate Bridge View) [pic]: http://t.co/bh5jnkG9

via foursquare from Presidio, San Francisco

Funny :) RT @speechu: Instagram lovers and haters alike will enjoy this - http://t.co/jnwPY729

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Awesome time meeting and chatting with @case and @adrianco (@ Cafe Borrone) http://t.co/KoSooDsl

via foursquare from Cafe Borrone, Menlo Park

SEC should spend it’s time investigating folks like Madoff instead. SEC Warns Netflix Over a Post on Facebook http://t.co/3wvk3UHq

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Hope the big boys hear the message in this post loud and clear — don’t mess with a startup just because you… http://t.co/YQzrtMBI

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Why First Round Capital funded a lawsuit http://t.co/X9XNFMSd

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twilio TwilioCon Keynote Videos Live: Jeff Lawson and Evan Cooke http://t.co/cYB07Vm0

via twitterfeed (retweeted on 12:20 PM, Dec 5th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

Very impressed by what the @Torbit team built in their weekend hackathon! RT @torbit: Sunday morning at Torbit http://t.co/EkkTjZom

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torbit Sunday morning at Torbit http://t.co/Wa9cDA4E

via Camera on iOS (retweeted on 4:00 PM, Dec 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

Lytro It’s time! Perspective Shift and Living Filters update is available! http://t.co/Jg8aFPh9

via web (retweeted on 3:59 PM, Dec 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

baydin The Baydin Blog | Give the gift of Boomerang this season! http://t.co/Arp7HdT1

via web (retweeted on 3:59 PM, Dec 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

lyft The @californiapuc announces a plan to write new regulations for apps like Lyft – a big step in the right direction: http://t.co/dH5QgwcM

via web (retweeted on 3:58 PM, Dec 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

Even cooler than eye tracking — A leap forward in brain-controlled computer cursors | School of Engineering http://t.co/lxweO1na

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even cooler than eye tracking… http://t.co/PdMTwdEE

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YouTube Hits The iPad With iOS App Update, Now Tailored To iPhone 5 Screen, Too http://t.co/2OWffCGf via @techcrunch

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Netflix Strikes Streaming Deal With Disney, Gains Exclusive Access To New Titles Beginning In 2016 http://t.co/39Q26OIx via @techcrunch

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Any startups looking for space? @Torbit just moved to an awesome location in downtown San Mateo & has some extra… http://t.co/vuHOJjcG

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Any startups looking for space? @Torbit just moved to an awesome location in downtown San Mateo & has some extra space: http://t.co/NAS7vcML

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threegear Here’s a neat graphics demo made by one of our beta users!
http://t.co/gnJdd6kN

via web (retweeted on 10:19 AM, Dec 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

The app I used to post these pictures is now live on the App Store https://t.co/1Nt5Pwsh #BeamMeThere http://t.co/R2amsSsr

via iOS

Interactive Device Design Presentations cc @bjo3rn (@ Sutardja Dai Hall - CITRIS Building) http://t.co/KVOGuObC

via foursquare from Berkeley, CA

Visiting @torbit’s awesome new space in downtown San Mateo (@ Torbit) http://t.co/kagdcpkb

via foursquare from San Mateo, CA

I just left a comment in “The Venture Boutique” http://t.co/A1dZohBq

via Livefyre