Philip Cheang (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @_phi ever

November 2012

@richtuason can’t! have to attend another dinner thing.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to richtuason

Alone at the office. But that’s okay, the Internet is fast!

via iOS

The current @humble bundle has pretty good value (7 AAA games for $6!), but isn’t very… indie. Or cross-platform. Or humble. But games!

via TweetDeck

@tomslominski … form-factor that’s lighter and cheaper than many ultrabooks. Or it might just suck. Will just have to wait for reviews!

via Echofon in reply to tomslominski

@tomslominski I see your point, but to me, this is perfect for development (web/C++/openGL), artwork (Photoshop + cintiq-like pen), in a …

via Echofon in reply to tomslominski

@tomslominski the Pro is interesting to me because it’s an x86/PC in an iPad-sized package, w/ pressure-sensitive pen. Hoping it’s hackable!

via Echofon in reply to tomslominski

I am actually considering a Surface Pro. seriously. blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_bl…V /surface.comU

via Tweetbot for iOS

StephenAtHome The U.S. will start removing nickels and pennies from circulation in 2013. Outrageous! I thought Obama promised MORE change!

via SocialOomph (retweeted on 4:32 AM, Nov 30th, 2012 via Tweetbot for iOS)

MMDA RT @DonyaAngelica:”Facundo! Tawagin ang MMDA! Magpagawa ka ng footbridge at TATAWID ako! Madali ka!” - gamitin nyo po-> twitpic.com/bheoq0

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 3:51 PM, Nov 29th, 2012 via Echofon)

Kotaku Here’s a devastating account of the crap women in the games business have to deal with. In 2012. bit.ly/UpDSg8

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 1:32 AM, Nov 28th, 2012 via Tweetbot for iOS)

id Software releases Doom 3 BFG source code on @githubgithub.com/id-Software/DO…f (now for that Oculus Rift)

via Echofon

@wilhansen_li so wait how does this work where is the kinect

via Echofon in reply to wilhansen_li

If you don’t have a nice backup strategy in place yet (and you should), crashplan.com has a nice sale going on

via Echofon

mlizada The Varsitarian attacks pro-RH Ateneo faculty bt nt d Father president who tolerates multiplicity of ideas. Call a spade, a spade: Cowards.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:19 AM, Nov 25th, 2012 via Echofon)

lutheraquino varsitarian.net/editorial_opin… The Varsitarian’s bragging about closing the semester with 300,000 online hits? @TheGUIDON had 758,000.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:13 AM, Nov 25th, 2012 via Echofon)

Oh hey, what do you know! Someone made a site which tracks attendance of Philippine congressmen. Cool! rollcall.ph

via Echofon

BenjaminCousins It is general knowledge in the Stockholm dev scene that Mirror’s Edge 2 is in production at DICE eurogamer.net/articles/2012-…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:21 AM, Nov 22nd, 2012 via Echofon)

mrcfield Of course the quality of the apps on WP is lower. You’ve got MS and Nokia encouraging ppl to throw together apps in a few weeks for prizes.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:31 PM, Nov 21st, 2012 via Twitterrific for Mac)

mertdumenci Jolla builds this OS in one year, with such a small team.

RIM? BB10? 1000 people working on it?

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 9:15 PM, Nov 21st, 2012 via Twitterrific for Mac)

Yay, Borderlands 2 for Mac is out! Existing PC owners get it for free, and just in time for the new DLC too! pic.twitter.com/ZDcth6TL

via Echofon

@kennethgyu are you at the office? I’m trying to ping/VPN in, but no go. Is the net just down, or do we finally have a new connection?

via Echofon in reply to kennethgyu

phillryu This is beautifully written. It’s a story you rarely hear, because nobody wants to share it: pandodaily.com/2012/11/20/the… via @Stammy

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:51 AM, Nov 21st, 2012 via Echofon)

Interesting service from Globe/G-Cash, gives you a virtual Amex card + shipping address in the US. They reship to you. gcashonline.net/gcashamex/

via Echofon

@syk0saje @chemikhazi I actually stopped before at “Step 1: Connect with Facebook”, but was pleasantly surprised email-only worked anyway

via Echofon in reply to syk0saje

behoff POP app looks pretty cool. Prototype on paper. Simulate on your iPhone popapp.in

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 3:45 AM, Nov 19th, 2012 via Twitterrific for Mac)

JoelSutherland How responsive web designers imagine user behavior: i.imgur.com/YkbaV.gif

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 3:29 AM, Nov 19th, 2012 via Twitterrific for Mac)

@HalfRailed it depends on the game and platform! if we’re talking about 3D, it’s usually either Blender or Luxology Modo :)

via Twitter for iPad in reply to HalfRailed

@richtuason Yes! A Red Scarlet-X. I’m sitting in front of it now hahaha.

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

Dream camera <3 thanks for helping us out, Marco! instagr.am/p/SEvHKOhkwK/

via Instagram

stroughtonsmith “Cupertino”, a CLI for the Apple Dev Center (this will save many lives) : github.com/mattt/cupertino /via @ssspiochld

via Twitterrific for Mac (retweeted on 12:39 AM, Nov 14th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

ntlk This is fucking huge. Occupy Wall Street buys people’s debts in order to write them off boingboing.net/2012/11/09/rol…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:09 PM, Nov 11th, 2012 via Tweetbot for iOS)

@meggykawsek yeah! It was cool watching trad’l 2D characters + backgrounds in grainy black/white, but with depth thru 3D glasses! I mean wow

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to meggykawsek

Whoa, what happened with Wreck-It Ralph? It’s like Disney got infected with a slathering of Pixar. (BTW: That’s a good—a *fabulous*—thing!)

via iOS

awesome: Google and Globe to give free access to GMail, Google+, and Search over 3G: buff.ly/PZRBer

via Buffer

humble Humble Bundle for Android 4 is here! Pay what you want for six great games for Android/Mac/Windows/Linux + soundtracks! humblebundle.com

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:26 AM, Nov 9th, 2012 via Echofon)

(I mean, free Gmail/G+/search is way more useful than free Facebook. What am I supposed to do with that?)

via Echofon

I wish Globe offered this to postpaid subscribers too! (I am a cheapskate) wap.globe.com.ph/freezone-faq + google.com/intl/en_ph/mob…

via Echofon

@thatsmydoing: “I don’t always test my code, but when I do, it’s in production.”

via Tweetbot for iOS

jerols I couldn’t find a comprehensive summary of what it takes to make a successful app so I wrote one for @smashingmag: mobile.smashingmagazine.com/2012/11/07/suc…

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 1:55 AM, Nov 8th, 2012 via Echofon)

idiot Ever think your cat would look better with a monkey hat? Of course you have! giveaways.mailchimp.com

via Osfoora for Mac (retweeted on 11:26 PM, Nov 7th, 2012 via Echofon)

“Apple’s design problems aren’t skeuomorphic” — Totally agree. Time will tell if Jony Ive’s got UI chops. Next WWDC? counternotions.com/2012/11/05/sir…L

via TweetDeck

MattRix The story of a failed indie game studio: gamasutra.com/view/feature/1…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:20 AM, Nov 7th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

engadget Opera 12.10 browser hits desktops with Windows 8 touch, Retina display, SPDY support - engt.co/SxwFHt

via AOL Blogsmith (retweeted on 1:19 AM, Nov 7th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

renderpipeline float PI = 22/7;

O_O

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:12 AM, Nov 7th, 2012 via Echofon)

So @instagram is launching web profiles. Hmm. instagram.com/ahelpingchip

via Echofon

Portable stove with thermoelectric generator. Perfect for charging your phone after the zombie/nuclear/etc apocalypse biolitestove.com/campstove/camp…

via TweetDeck

BuzzFeedAndrew Fire powered cell phone chargers being sold in downtown Manhattan.
twitpic.com/b9tz8y

via Twitpic (retweeted on 2:29 PM, Nov 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

drahardja RIP Nyan Cat. mashable.com/2012/11/02/rip…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 4:41 AM, Nov 4th, 2012 via TweetDeck)

chpwn Wow, the iPad 4’s GPU keeps Apple at over twice the speed of everyone else: anandtech.com/show/6426/ipad…

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 5:39 AM, Nov 3rd, 2012 via Echofon)

XanderDavisLive ‘Punch Quest’ is the iPhone’s hottest game, but it’s a financial flop vrge.co/Tn2ykE via @verge

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 4:32 AM, Nov 1st, 2012 via TweetDeck)