Although Noam Cohen doesn’t seem to understand how Tumblr and Twitter differ, he’s written an interesting article for the New York Times about the social effects of being constantly, but lightly, in touch with hundreds. And he quotes all–round smart Aussie lady and Twitter friend Leisa Reichelt.
For those of you who’ve learned to love Quicksilver (and if you haven’t you should. It’s worth it.), and are driven to tell everyone what you’re doing as you’re doing it, check out Tweet, a twitter plugin for Quicksilver. Installation’s a little more complicated than for most Quicksilver plugins, but it works great. Vomiting out unconsidered and uninteresting news about yourself has never been faster.