Tech tweets of the week

30 Jul 2011

A compilation of this past week’s Twitter messages – from the serious to the whimsical – from some top names in technology.

“Move fast and break things.”

–      James Whelton, tech entrepreneur and first person to hack the iPod Nano

“Diet out the window (@ Ragazzi)

–      Pat Phelan, director of products and innovation, MAXROAM

@JeffGoins My favorite part was the Cliffs of Mohr. Breathtaking. Try to keep it slow, learn from the locals…find the tasty joints.”

–      Matt Galligan, co-founder and chief strategy officer of SimpleGeo

Throwing down some Bassnectar to get the morning started. Hot Right Now.”

–      Josh Williams, co-founder and CEO of Gowalla

This is fun. A police escort to my hotel. (The good kind.)”

–      Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia

“Had great time talking w/Dell summer interns a few days ago. They had great questions, too. Always a wonderful program.”

–      Michael Dell, chairman and CEO of Dell

Email is most successful for me when it’s a record of discussion, and not the discussion itself.”

–      Jack Dorsey, creator, co-founder and executive chairman of Twitter; CEO of Square

In other news, I appear to have bought scented kitchen roll. What monstrosity is this?”

–      Ben Hammersley,editor at large of the UK edition of WIRED magazine