Do you remember the Jamaica Pegasus Tweetups? Twitter launched in 2006 and will mark 15 years since going live next year. Like all major social media platforms, it has gone through many changes. However, if I may dare share my opinion - Twitter remains the most relevant social media platform; and though not without its … Continue reading Remembering the Jamaica Pegasus Tweetups from 10 years ago
All fully or partly mechanical creations/lifeforms are cool; robots, androids, cyborgs, gynoids, the Borg... well maybe not the Borg. Point is that everyone has one (or more) mechanical love(s) in their life at one time or another be it Astro Boy, R2D2, C3PO, Megaman, Asimo, Optimus Prime, Wall-E, Cylon, Hal 9000, Sentinel, Rosie, Marvin the … Continue reading I like to Tweet like a Robot, do you? #jamaibot
I came home today from work and by chance checked my Twitter feed only to see a Tweet I am positive was not sent by me. It read "The easiest way to lose fat" had a tinyurl link and a smiley face... How the heck did my account get compromised? That rouge tweet left me … Continue reading Twitter Account hacked – Fake BBC Website and White Kidney Bean Diet?!?
There is no shortage of posts here that cover my love of Twitter. My latest post less that a month ago details my appreciation for Twitter six years after first joining the micro-blogging service that grew into a social media powerhouse. Today I surfed into an interesting new service that analyses your of your Twitter … Continue reading My Twitter Video – Check it out and share yours!
6 years ago I signed up for a Twitter account, it was new, it was unknown and I liked experimenting with new stuff. For the first few months my Twitter profile was devoid of any content with a whopping 8 tweets in the first 9 months the first of which being "eating dinner and watching … Continue reading Appreciating Twitter – Six Years After Joining
A few days ago during my regular perusal of the Twittersphere I happened upon a tweet by my pal @RYOtheSKYWALKER that showed a cool-looking portrait of himself. I asked about it and he revealed that it was done by portrait painter @Khisayama. I inquired about getting one done of myself and a he obliged! Below is my … Continue reading Jamaipanese portrait by @Khisayama – Thank You!
Jamaipanese.com is quite the old timer in blogging years. Since my first post in February 2006 - I have made hundreds of posts since covering a myriad of topics related my life in Jamaica and love for Japan. Occasionally I like to delve into my own archives to read through posts made many moons ago … Continue reading From the Jamaipanese.com Archives – June 2012
I have been following the progress of Quakebook, a brilliant idea by fellow J-Blogger Our Man in Obiko who after the devastating earthquake and tsunami that affected north east Japan on March 11th 2011 spearheaded a call for contributions and material for a book that would be sold and proceeds donated to the Japan Red Cross to … Continue reading Quakebook – 2:46: Aftershocks: Stories from the Japan Earthquake
The Jamaica Pegasus is a 300+ room, 17 story hotel in the heart of Kingston's business district. In an effort to target young and trendy professionals they have embraced social media as an important tool in expanding their customer market and highlighting their products and services. Their first "tweetup" (organized or impromptu gathering of people that use … Continue reading Jamaica Pegasus Tweetup “Tweetheart” Edition
I've been missing from the Japanese drama scene for a while now but for the last couple months I have been sneaking in an episode or 2 of a couple series I am watching. Completed watching Sunao ni Narenakute or Hard to Say I Love You recently and decided to try my hand at reviewing … Continue reading Sunao ni Narenakute – The Twitter J-Dorama