I’m a big fan of Embedly.
I daresay it makes the desktop/web version of Twitter approximately a million times better by doing a ridiculously simple and obvious thing: it displays all kinds of media plus the content of links mentioned in a given toot–right over in that weird mystery meat column on the right.
You know me. I could give a shit about redesign backlash and iLynchmobs and #OccupyTrivialChanges and what have you. Still.
I mention it here because:
- an internet acquaintance of mine seems curious about it what it does;
- you’re a goddamned doofus to ever visit Twitter.com without embed.ly running.
So, there you go.
Or, more properly, here you go: