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Linked: “Green Tea IT’s IT”

A large scoop of green tea ice cream, sandwiched between two old-fashioned oatmeal cookies, and dipped in dark chocolate. One of the things I miss about SF was that you could go to any corner store and get one of these. Looks like you can order them online now but at $22 a box before …

Linked: “Looking ahead for WhatsApp”

But by coordinating more with Facebook, we’ll be able to do things like track basic metrics about how often people use our services and better fight spam on WhatsApp. And by connecting your phone number with Facebook’s systems, Facebook can offer better friend suggestions and show you more relevant ads if you have an account …

★ 30th Birthday Champagne Thoughts

I went to Bermuda for my 30th birthday and brought 3 champagne bottles with me I had been holding for 2-3 years. They were all vintage bottles, each 10-15 years old. 1998 Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin La Grande Dame Brut, a Canada find for 30% off due to the exchange rate. This was more earthy with …