Rick Klau

Twitter list word cloud

I’ve been enjoying Twitter Lists in the last week… for those that don’t know, Lists gives others the ability to “curate” Twitter IDs into groups. You can see which lists I’ve been added to by clicking here. It struck me that this is the first time I’ve...

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What Would Augsburg Do?

A couple weeks ago I attended the fall board meeting for Augsburg Fortress. Augsburg is a publisher affiliated with the ELCA, which is the largest Lutheran denomination in the United States. My connection to Augsburg is a result of a speech I gave to a group of...

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BlogWorld Expo recap

I was in Las Vegas last week to attend BlogWorld Expo, and had a terrific time. Events like these are as much about the conversations in the hallways (and, if you’re a speaker, the speaker ready room), and this year’s BWE was no exception. My presentation on...

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My favorite Google Apps

Inspired by Louis Gray’s post about his favorite Google apps (who was inspired by none other than Google CEO Eric Schmidt), I thought I’d capture some of my favorite Google apps – especially those which are lesser-known. (To the many friends who I’ll no doubt annoy by...

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Rodrigo y Gabriela at the Fox

Robin surprised me with tickets to see Rodrigo y Gabriela last night. They were playing at the Fox in Oakland, which is a stunningly beautiful venue. I found RyG based on a recommendation on Marc Andreessen’s blog a couple years ago. (Marc – what’s up with the...

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First post on SideWiki

Just installed Sidewiki in Google Toolbar on my Mac. A feature I had missed when this was available internally (ironically) was the ability to copy your annotation to your blog; beneath the edit window for your Sidewiki comment, there’s a “My blogs on Blogger” element; pick your...

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BlogPress Lite is live!

Use an iPhone and have a blog on Blogger? Head on over to the app store and get InfoThinker’s free “blogpress lite“, built by them to celebrate Blogger’s 10th birthday. Thanks, guys! – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone

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Really enjoying Socialvibe

A couple weeks back, we announced a partnership with Socialvibe. As the blog owner, you get to pick which charity you support in the gadget configuration – then your blog’s visitors are invited to do something (for example: rate a video, watch an ad, sign a petition)....

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