Archive for 2008

New Greasemonkey goodness (Insert VideoSurf summaries on Google, Yahoo! and Youtube search)

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

I just published my first post on the VideoSurf blog. It’s about a Greasemonkey script that I wrote to insert our VideoSurf visual summaries into Google, Yahoo! and Youtube search results pages. I think the script is pretty sweet and quite useful. If you’re interested, there are screenshots and installation instructions on the VideoSurf blog: […]

Changes afoot. Back in USA. Joined VideoSurf.

Friday, September 5th, 2008

After a year and a half of hard work and a wonderfully flexible lifestyle that included a 4 month stint in Buenos Aires, I’ve returned to the USA and decided to once again take on full time work. I’ve joined an amazing startup in San Mateo called VideoSurf. They’re doing some really innovative stuff with […]

Is Facebook stirring up trouble?

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

A friend of mine recently decided to tidy up her Facebook profile information. She got to the relationships section and thought to herself, “you know what? this is nobody’s business. I don’t want to broadcast this to everyone.” She saw a message there that said “Leave status option blank to hide from profile.” Perfect, that’s […]

What I write about

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

A post on Knowing and Doing inspired me to check out Wordle. Wordle generates a good looking jumble of words for any text you paste in. The more often a word is used, the larger it appears. I did a ‘select all’ on my blog’s front page and threw it in there and this is […]

I outsourced myself to Argentina (late announcement)

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

It’s been 4 months since I last decided to write here at Udi’s Spot. Hard to believe. The main reason I’ve dropped off the blogging planet is that a few months ago I moved down to Buenos Aires. You could say that I outsourced myself. A curious thing happens when you remove yourself from The […]