Goodbye TweetDeck

I was sorry to hear about TweetDeck being retired in some of its existing forms today, but most of all it’s sad to finally see the AIR version officially go down the dumper. When I first started working with Adobe AIR it was TweetDeck that inspired me to start writing …

Willow: Wowza Media Server monitoring

Willow for Wowza is a new server-monitoring tool created by Solid Thinking Interactive and written in Flex. It provides a live view onto one or more Wowza servers with information such as running instances, bandwidth, connected clients, memory/heap usage and streams data. Wowza already supported the JMX standard but I’ve …

(Nearly) Fireballed

I had the opportunity to debate via Twitter last night with Daring Fireball’s John Gruber after I tweeted an observation that he posts frequent updates because he’s annoyed. John opted to respond this time (I’ve posted plenty of responses before without a bite) and we had a brief discussion about …