Twitter Updates

  • Can anyone help with a no-sound problem? ASUS m/board, C-Media 3D Audio application – device setting will not show playback/recording. #
  • @mr_billiam Driver is installed. The app is blank where normally the devices appear. Happened once before & came good on reboot. Not today. in reply to mr_billiam #
  • @mr_billiam Windows control panel -> Sounds & Audio Devices can’t find devices either. in reply to mr_billiam #
  • @mr_billiam I tried deleting and re-installing the driver using device manager. Worked ok and Dev Man says everything is ok… in reply to mr_billiam #
  • @mr_billiam I get Windows startup music but nothing else. in reply to mr_billiam #
  • Risky path on North Korea – http://twurl.nl/ahfw5f – Jack Waterford has some interesting stats on Nth Korea’s place in the world. #
  • Right now I’d like to test a nuclear device on my computer’s sound devices… are you out there Kim? #
  • @mr_billiam Yes, it disappeared once before and reappeared on boot-up… I will try one more re-boot now… in reply to mr_billiam #
  • @mr_billiam Yes, it disappeared once before and reappeared on boot-up… I will try one more re-boot now… in reply to mr_billiam #
  • Cool, calm and collected not cutting it with voters – http://twurl.nl/qfooqh – Shaun Carney sees dangers for the Rudd government. #
  • @geehall1 This is my desktop – my lifeline to everything. Also got a laptop. You’re not being very helpful! in reply to geehall1 #
  • @mr_billiam @geehall1 Rebooted again and now everything is okay. It just proves that continual rebooting solves everything eventually… #
  • @geehall1 Yes, I have Windows. Are you one of these insufferably superior Apple people? in reply to geehall1 #
  • @geehall1 I speak as someone whose first computer was an Apple IIGS… in reply to geehall1 #
  • @mr_billiam To be fair to MS, I never have a problem with XP – can’t remember a crash since the days of Windows 98. in reply to mr_billiam #
  • @mr_billiam But I think I need to format and do a clean re-installation because I’m experiencing a number of little glitches. in reply to mr_billiam #
  • Turnbull buys time as climate juggernaut looms – http://twurl.nl/0jfmqt – Peter Hartcher explains what Turnbull is up to on the ETS. #
  • Many divisions make a mess – http://twurl.nl/e7p8ki – Michelle Grattan agrees with Hartcher. #
  • The only victim here is Telstra’s share price – http://twurl.nl/kjrrwf – Peter Costello castigates Trujillo & Burgess: “It’s not about race” #
  • All of the SMH text links to articles in the Business section return an error – http://twurl.nl/o8niro – have done for weeks now… #
  • Hard hat and a head for figures – http://twurl.nl/4ipq8z – @annabelcrabb on the Ruddbot’s dalek gaze and stimulus database. #
  • Freda Brown, rebel with plenty of causes – http://twurl.nl/jhx5hk #
  • Gough used to order “more matter, less art”. This is neither: RT @KevinRuddPM: Getting ready for QT at 2 #
  • RT @TurnbullMalcolm: photos from Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea this today at Parliament House – http://tinyurl.com/667w64 #
  • A stalling tactic dressed up as a plan – http://twurl.nl/dzx1n8 – Lenore Taylor on Turnbull’s ETS shenanigans. #
  • RT @annabelcrabb: Turnbull worth $178 billion: BRW. Turnbull disputes the figure. Maybe he lost some down the back of a very big couch. #
  • RT @annabelcrabb: Egad! That should have read “MILLION”. Damn stimulus spendathon messing with my head. Paid $3m for a coffee the other day. #
  • But for which side? – RT @RicRaftis: @mfarnsworth ETS shenanigans = Early Termination Scheme? #
  • An unsolicited free plug to Audiology Ultra Hearing Services in Melbourne – http://twurl.nl/ui8kz7 – excellent service for my mother today. #
  • I want a hearing aid too… they’re almost as much fun as iPods… #
  • RT @annabelcrabb: Parl House security got all hot and heavy today on journos with phones in the gallery. #
  • RT @annabelcrabb: Kind of weird since MPs are CONSTANTLY sending texts from the floor. #
  • @Nomesque Yes, very possibly. Mind you, it was either make her buy a hearing aid or get one of those sound booths with door to keep her in.. in reply to Nomesque #
  • The Aust. Electoral Commission has just released the 2007 Electoral Pocketbook – http://twurl.nl/k651lu – hours of fun for all the family. #
  • You electoral philistine @Nana_Mex … As I used to tell students, the only way to understand politics is to marinate yourself in the data.. #
  • @danupoyner Your local AEC office should give you a hard copy. Put your school uniform on & tell them you’ve got a Civics assignment due… in reply to danupoyner #
  • @Nana_Mex The data is pure but I can’t vouch for the creators of the data… in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • @Nana_Mex By the way, are you aware that your electorate of Kalgoorlie is now Durack? in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • RT @annabelcrabb: Brilliant column by Alexander Downer in Advertiser – http://bit.ly/k8i5A || But why not say this when he had the job? #
  • More exciting and free reading: A Defence Force for the 21st Century – http://twurl.nl/lqmt35 – a summary of the recent White Paper. #
  • @Nana_Mex How do you know he’s got a mini member? in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • RT @GreensMPs: By 2010, ASIO will have doubled in size – Crikey – http://tinyurl.com/qy7mhr #
  • Agree! || RT @Colvinius: SMH, Age, are you listening? People don’t want ads with sound that starts without warning – http://bit.ly/EYRYV #
  • Prostate Cancer: The Power of Knowledge – http://twurl.nl/406ks3 – a thoughtful speech from Treasurer Wayne Swan. #
  • Forget Fran Kelly and AM: RT @markparton: Talking for 20 mins to Michael Parkinson tomorrow morning at 8:00am on 1206 2CC. #
  • Ask him why his concert tickets are so expensive… RT @markparton: Talking for 20 mins to Michael Parkinson tomorrow at 8:00am on 1206 2CC. #
  • 10 Scandalous Facts About Historical Figures – http://tinyurl.com/o2gdev – RT @MarkClayson #
  • @markparton Will it be on the website? You’re not live-streamed on 2CC, are you? in reply to markparton #
  • A new metaphor! RT @RicRaftis If software were churches, we’d have Nth Ireland all over again .. except we’d fight it out over coffee… #
  • @RicRaftis Which software = Unionists, Nationalists, IRA, British, car bombing, etc? #
  • RT @BreakfastNews: Tomorrow on ABC2 News Breakfast: Craig Emerson at 7.30 – Cat councillor at 7.40, Joe Hockey 8.05, Norman Doidge 8.45. #
  • Joe Hockey at 8.05 on @BreakfastNews or Parky on @markparton? What a choice. Can I sacrifice the shadow Treasurer for a British celebrity? #
  • @mr_billiam Well, if you think I’m going to pander to your insecurities you’re mistaken. What does everyone else think? #
  • @mr_billiam I can’t retract anything I’ve said because all those quotes people keep tweeting tell me to believe in myself… in reply to mr_billiam #
  • @mr_billiam Even @kirsty_wilson is quoting some nonentity (Bon someone?) urging me to “become who you want to be”… Where’s my bucket? in reply to mr_billiam #
  • Clare’s Fifteen Minutes of Fame Continues: http://twurl.nl/3d2hvf #
  • @RicRaftis You poor old thing… you sound as though you should be taking up bowls… in reply to RicRaftis #
  • 3 Things You Should Know Before Starting a Blog – http://bit.ly/33GXF – RT @RicRaftis #