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Turntable.fm Charms Users With Its Nerdiness

turntable fm email settings Turntable.fm Charms Users With Its Nerdiness
The New York start-up whose error pages are strictly LOLcats has decided to inject a little humor into the usually-annoying process of Deciding What Things You Want To Be Emailed About. Contrast Turntable.fm’s offer to “send me emails at random times with a different subsection of the digits of pi” with Facebook’s email notifications page, a monstrous 70-plus stack of boxes indicating different social actions you might need to know about. “THIS is exactly the mental attitude I want to see in a startup’s development team.  These folks will go far, both in this project and in future efforts,” writes one Turntable fan.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    Or Google+’s notifications, which are shrouded in deliciously opaque secrecy.