The Week in Tweets – Interesting Things from the Around the Web April 12 – April 18, 2013

The Week in Tweets – Interesting Things from the Around the Web April 12 – April 18, 2013

Hello and happy Friday! Welcome to The Week in Tweets, a recap of some of the things I found interesting in my web travels.


Monday was Jackie Robinson Day around the Major Leagues and the movie 42 opened last week. Here was a rather apropos tweet from Mark Feinsand:

Really interesting to take a look back at all the players who wore the number 42 the various teams. Had no idea that Mariano Rivera of the Yankees still wears the number.


Technology has become commonplace in our day-to-day activities. The problem is that many people still aren’t properly recycling the old technology or e-waste.

That’s a pretty chilling infographic that illustrates the problem.

Speaking of advances in technology:

There’s a look at the inside of a potato chip factory.


Lifehacker had a great piece about curing boredom at work:

I think we’ve all been there at one point or another. Not sure #1 is the answer unless things are really bad.

And here are three of my favorite productivity tools:



And here was something that kind of bothered me for obvious reasons:

Bald may be beautiful, but it comes at a price apparently. Good thing I’ve been eating healthier and working out several times a week.


There’s my review of a few of the great things I discovered during my weekly web travels.

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