Social Patterns II: The Social Interfacening…

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It’s starting to feel like time to update ye old Designing Social Interfaces, so Erin Malone and I are talking to the kind editors at O’Reilly about doing a second edition.

Because user experience, we are doing some research, including a survey. If you work with social interfaces, apps, websites, or experiences, please consider taking this survey to help inform the next edition of the book. Thanks!

Here’s that link again for taking our survey toward the second edition of the social design patterns book.

Miscellaneous tweetage

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one unbook technique: put your book on github… http://icio.us/nhqsjx

lovingly hunting for bugs in the pattern library’s new design on the staging server

omg! this Pattern Language of Group Process http://grouppatternlanguage.org/ project/site/thing is amazing… need to dig into it further.

wow, i’m acting like a loose cannon online these days… take a step back from the keyboard, self…!

where does palin stand on fluoride in the water?

I see another article in the current ASIS&T bulletin recommends that UIs “Talk Like a Person”: http://bit.ly/159e4K

the last three oyster (of 110). we cooked the Hama-hamas, at the kumamotos and fanny bays and others raw. http://yfrog.com/0b9edj

Good day for Twitter favorites

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MaryHodder: RT @zephoria: “Are You F*cking Kidding Me?” is a hysterical song about Facebook/Twitter by Kate Miller-Heidke http://bit.ly/nU5Ve


steveportigal: Delish: Sherry Turkle is Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at MIT and a sociologi.. http://bit.ly/12aqlc

laughingsquid: hilarious @parislemon didn’t like @songadaymann’s @bing jingle http://bit.ly/jrdeO, so @songadaymann made one about him http://bit.ly/18DGq5

davegray: This book I am working on is gonna KICK ASS!

cwodtke: @bokardo http://cameronmarlow.com/papers/feed-me

nwjerseyliz: Has anyone tried Muuter (http://muuter.com/)? Tagline: “Because we get tired of noisy twitters too…”

joshu: delicious, fix the popular algos. nytimes should not be here: http://delicious.com/popular/news … happy to tweet algo in case you forgot.

Hodgepodgery on Twitter today

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The “End of Politics” Delusion http://bit.ly/w1Gut (via @cascio)

exciting day: looking at QC1 (“galley proofs”) of 10 chapters of DSI + pushing the new pattern library design to beta server (cross fingers)

trying to seat 9 without a reservation… score! (@ Dishdash Restaurant in Sunnyvale) http://bit.ly/UG55q

RT @benwerd: The Twitter denial of service and single points of failure: http://bit.ly/13rqG4 #diso #identica (via @chrismessina)