10 things I learned at SXSW

  1. I need to get a black tee-shirt

    Black tees and Macs

    Black tees and Macs

  2. If I don’t have enough content to fill my timeslot, start showing pictures of puppies.

    and puppies...

    and puppies...

  3. If I start losing my hair, the best thing to do is to shave it all off and try to look like Clay Shirkey
  4. Being Clay Shirky

    Being Clay Shirky

  5. To be taken seriously, I must have the latest revision of Apple hardware

    apple stack

    apple stack

  6. Nuclear tacos can burn me a second time, 4 hours later.

    Nuclear Tacos

    Nuclear Tacos

  7. Amongst my SXSW peers, my attention span is actually way above average

    Time to check twitter

    Time to check twitter

  8. When I have a choice between form and content, always chose form.

    no phone number, but it looks good

    no phone number, but it looks good

  9. I need to turn off the key click on my iPhone lest I disturb my neighbors.

    click, click click

    'click,' 'click' 'click'

  10. No matter what my second-grade teacher taught me, proper and polite behavior during a talk is to be chatting a way to all of my neighbors (via twitter).

    twitterholic

    twitterholic

  11. Don’t try my DVI to VGA adapter for the first time 5 minutes before my talk (f*ck you apple!)

    adapter fail

    adapter fail

  1. #1 by Eric Gelinas on March 26, 2009 - 7:43 pm

    I know! What is the deal with that adapter?

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