Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

February 2013

Sleep? What sleep?

via iOS

arstechnica Use your smartphone as a controller in Google’s new browser-based game ars.to/Xb8eoR by @Ohthatflo

via Ars tweetbot (retweeted on 4:09 AM, Feb 28th, 2013 via Echofon)

@wilhansen_li saw this earlier; it’s bloody BRILLIANT. Live code and ASSET updating, CSS for UI, Mac/PC/iOS, even C++ support! /cc @levi_io

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to wilhansen_li

Hey @syk0saje, did you secretly work on this game? ;) anarchy! — RIOT, a riot simulator on@Indiegogooigg.me/p/335983/twtrL

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Internet Explorer 10 finally released for Windows 7 —arstechnica.com/information-te…v (Now I can tick off “works in IE” in projects. Just update!)

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@meggykawsek Oh yes, by all means! It’s not like you’ve previously worked here, led a project, or own a small share. Totally.

via Echofon in reply to meggykawsek

@meggykawsek uhm. okay? haha. Isn’t AE fun? :D do you have work to show? :D

via Echofon in reply to meggykawsek

danmatutina Gabe of Penny Arcade on the MS Surface Pro penny-arcade.com/2013/02/22/the… Quite a good read.

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 11:27 AM, Feb 26th, 2013 via Echofon)

@giselabee oh, that’s easily dealt with. flailing around in panic triggers emergency undo.

via Echofon in reply to giselabee

@giselabee and hey, why not? what kind of editing? (I’m looking forward to presenting/demos, but not to looking like a total dork on stage)

via Echofon in reply to giselabee

So glad more startups are doing hardware, like Pebble, LeapMotion, and now @thalmic with getmyo.com — we live in exciting times!

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THIS. Gesture recognition without cameras! youtu.be/oWu9TFJjHaM — I’m #749 in line for MYO from@thalmicc!getmyo.com7o

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going by the Bluetooth specification, it seems that Message Access Profile (MAP) is not supported on BT4 Low Energy. WHY. :(

via Echofon

novysan Let me be as clear as possible. Many of the artists who MADE the film that won Best Visual Effects, HAVE NOT BEEN PAID.

via Twitterfall (retweeted on 12:54 AM, Feb 26th, 2013 via Echofon)

_kyleyamamoto A true indicator of mobile dominance!! @kshepherd @nattylux RT @b3ll: Since when do arcades have temple run? pic.twitter.com/US5MKtfIo7

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 12:44 AM, Feb 26th, 2013 via Echofon)

NateLanxon Did Asus just really announce one product called the Fonepad and another called the Padfone?!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:30 PM, Feb 25th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

The unfortunate evolutionary effects of Google Glass —twitpic.com/c6fbefV /cc@syk0sajee

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Typography + algorithms! Using image processing to detect “rivers” in text —dsp.stackexchange.com/questions/374/…G

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Nice documentary about Pirate Bay founders — RT@syk0sajee: TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard:youtu.be/eTOKXCEwo_83 via@YouTubee

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@thatsmydoing @wilhansen_li fudge the plans! :D it’s what I did! (or am seriously considering doing. hahaha)

via Echofon in reply to thatsmydoing

@kennethgyu heyyyy that’s pretty cool. needs optional potato though. and a clearer shot of the legs/base.

via Echofon in reply to kennethgyu

@thatsmydoing during @wilhansen_li’s courses, I’m sure his students feel defeated

via Echofon in reply to thatsmydoing

@thatsmydoing Also, if you’re in academia (student/faculty) it’s only $300. :D

via Echofon in reply to thatsmydoing

@thatsmydoing it’s a bargain if you consider all the FREE STUFF they’ve given away past years. :P think of it as getting new phones + more!

via Echofon in reply to thatsmydoing

On that note, can anyone tell me if the GDC expo-only pass is worth it? I’d love to attend all the sessions + talks, but don’t have money :(

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Woah, I just realized that I’ll be in the US while GDC + IGF are going on. Now I *really* want to go. D: Do I scramble the rest of my plans?

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Woah. Forget 3D printing, this is 3D writing/sketch/doodling — 3Doodler: World’s 1st 3D Printing Pen, on@kickstarterrkickstarter.com/projects/13519…E

via Kickstarter for iPhone

Galaxy Note 8.0 spotted at MWC —blog.gsmarena.com/samsung-galaxy…B I hope Samsung doesn’t even bother calling that a phone ;)

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Happy birthday, dear sister @cammercheanger! Enjoy the birthday(cup)cake! (Did you know Steve Jobs shares your bday?) pic.twitter.com/jsYEATrh1h

via Photos on iOS

Fantastic 2D animation package for games, with skeletal rigging — I just backed Spine on@kickstarterrkck.st/Wxge06a

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(or DuckDuckGo can make their own non-evil, privacy-respecting version. Unfortunately they’ll give it a silly name like QuackVision.)

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On further thought, one thing about Google Glass I don’t see explored in the media is Big Brother/privacy implications (but hey, jailbreak?)

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@luigidollosa on a more serious note, there’s a Valve engineer who blogs on this topic: blogs.valvesoftware.com/abrash/two-pos… (check his other posts too)

via Echofon in reply to luigidollosa

@luigidollosa Best case: augmented-reality game things. awesome (and obvious) // Worst case: intrusive, context/location-aware spam things.

via Echofon in reply to luigidollosa

So @joshuatopolsky from @verge actually got to try Google Glass, and wrote a great piece: theverge.com/2013/2/22/4013… (yes, that UI was legit.)

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Kandan (@KandanApp) looks like a great Open-Source alternative to HipChat, grove.io, etc. —kandanapp.comx (gonna give this a shot.)

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jessedodds Whelp, I see we’re off to a good start this morning, @Photoshop..pic.twitter.com/okqBN2VwGTGT

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 1:44 AM, Feb 23rd, 2013 via Echofon)

SebViard Watch Dogs producer interview with @AdamSessler to know all the details that matter: youtube.com/watch?v=mrkNql…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:56 AM, Feb 22nd, 2013 via Echofon)

Jam_sponge PS4 Announcement: The Abridged Version. youtube.com/watch?v=0rJDn0…

via MetroTwit (retweeted on 12:45 AM, Feb 22nd, 2013 via Echofon)

why is it so hard to project an Android phone/application for demonstration to a live audience? :(

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How Stripe built one of Silicon Valley’s best engineering teams —firstround.com/article/How-St…B

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New video of Google Glass is pretty cool—youtube.com/watch?v=v1uyQZ…I (but there has to be a better interaction model than just saying “OK, glass”)

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Get Google’s @projectglass by creatively answering google.com/glass/start/ho…9 (Like checking people’s power levels. Over 9000?)

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@meggykawsek @syk0saje why did I never get a merit for this? /cc @kennethgyu

via Echofon in reply to meggykawsek

Haha, wow. @BurgerKing’s feed got hacked (or they’re trying a really weird social media campaign. nah, probably not.) Either way, hilarious.

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levi_io Pretty awesome energy efficient lighting! kck.st/108JwZ6

via Kickstarter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:36 PM, Feb 18th, 2013 via Echofon)

@Pebble meets his older sibling, @getinPulse. We’ve come a long way..instagr.am/p/Vyd4PJBkwy/u4 (why yes, I like smartwatches)

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Meteorite Explodes Over Russia, Panic Spreads (Updating Live) - @Gizmodo gizmodo.com/5984476/meteor…

via Twitter for Websites

chantily youtube.com/watch?v=w1MZBm…

This is it, for real. Hahaha. Valentine’s Day gift for Philip Cheang fb.me/23VvsRuKy

via Facebook (retweeted on 4:31 PM, Feb 15th, 2013 via Echofon)

@richtuason that’s cupcake, the stuffed sheep that @chantily gave me before she left :)

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

It’s time! :D @Pebble has finally landed! So excited that I actually pre-emptied the postal notice. :D —instagr.am/p/VvQXQ_hk7r/p

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Source code of Photoshop 1.0 released, with Adobe’s blessing —computerhistory.org/atchm/adobe-ph…d

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(on the other hand… only cookie based authentication? don’t CSRF my car, bro!) /c@wilhansen_lil@thatsmydoingn@syk0sajeje

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The Tesla Model S has an HTTP/REST API? How awesome can this car get?—docs.timdorr.apiary.iof •news.ycombinator.com/item?id=5219444u (not public, but still!)

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@krukroo you’re welcome! :D yay website!

via Echofon in reply to krukroo

mediatemple @_phi No idea is a stupid idea Philip ;) *DJ

via Sparkcentral.com (retweeted on 12:36 AM, Feb 15th, 2013 via Echofon)

one-dollar domains for valentine’s day, from @mediatemplemediatemple.net/domains/Q (a chance to indulge those random/stupid web ideas… :))

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happy valentine’s @chantily! missing you from seven thousand miles away~

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DroidGamers Rant: Shit just got real – the timer-based freemium system in Real Racing 3 stinksbit.ly/ZaEJ8XTing

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:42 AM, Feb 14th, 2013 via Echofon)

RIP Presto :( Opera switches to WebKit. Please don’t be the new IE. —thenextweb.com/insider/2013/0…K •arstechnica.com/information-te…3

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“Even big sites like Microsoft’s have responsive design.”
*@wilhansen_li checks* —
“Oh wow, it’s responsive!
…that’s what she said!”

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regina_devera “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read & write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn & relearn” -Alvin Toffler

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:27 PM, Feb 13th, 2013 via Echofon)

1967 TV clip about “The Home Office of 2001” — actually quite accurate, but also pretty funny. devour.com/video/home-off…2

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panzer Apple announces $8B paid out to developers, a jump of $1B in just one month tnw.to/s169

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 12:28 AM, Feb 13th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

Interesting remarks from Tim Cook (live) at a Goldman Sachs conference —events.apple.com.edgesuite.net/13qpijbvpiqefj…h

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nooo. I missed the GITS: arise english announcement stream thing. :(

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blu3designs Awesome new tweak for you @Pebble users out there from @conradev to push ALL NOTIFICATIONS to Pebble! :) pic.twitter.com/KEHN0YjD

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 9:36 PM, Feb 11th, 2013 via Echofon)

guardian Breaking news: Italian news agency reports that Benedict is to resign. More details soon …

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:11 PM, Feb 11th, 2013 via Echofon)

Challenge yourself. (Except, you know, when it’s just silly.) @levi_iovine.co/v/bv6TUBluJzL5

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@levi_io @syk0saje I don’t know… I don’t see any shits being given.

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@richtuason maybe I’ll borrow someone’s computer/account tomorrow haha

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“You aren’t like them. Nobody comes into your life by mere coincidence. —Find the others.” (Timothy Leary)zenpencils.com/comic/102-timo…b

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Oh, I missed this last week: Disney posts its wonderful “Paperman” short film —youtube.com/watch?v=aTLySb…N (you should totally see it in 1080p)

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People mobbing the stage after talks from ’s great speakers —twitpic.com/c24tk8C

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@jessicawalsh I really loved your talk! Thanks for coming to — Hope you continue to inspire people to keep playing :)

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Feeling better today. Just in time for ! instagr.am/p/VfrGc8hk59/

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asymco Operating profit shares, mobile phone vendors twitpic.com/c1vxs6

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:01 AM, Feb 9th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

BRIGHTPRIMATE a free web-based HTML 5 gameboy emulator for iPhone ? looks pretty sweet inseven.co.uk/apps/gameplay/

via Mobile Web (M5) (retweeted on 11:40 PM, Feb 8th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

@meggykawsek Yes, Wacom makes an iPad stylus called the Bamboo. Yes, it’s the same name as their consumer tablet. Yes, it’s kinda stupid :))

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to meggykawsek

@meggykawsek I told youuuu. I highly recommend the Jot Pro (or Jot Touch) and Wacom Bamboo.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to meggykawsek

@ianbautista I guess you could sort of liken it to a bad trip, but without drugs. hahaha

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When I’m sick with a high fever + headache, I have these surreal, *delirious* dreams. Sometimes they’re cool, but mostly they’re terrible—

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I hate being sick :(

via iOS

BillGates As of January 2013, India is 2 years “polio-free”. Learn why: b-gat.es/14TnLfF pic.twitter.com/i8AWif5w

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:11 PM, Feb 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

Textillate.js — nice, simple plugin for CSS3 text animation (just don’t go overboard with PowerPoint syndrome) •jschr.github.com/textillate/q

via OS X

Dinnerbone Best thing about backing things on kickstarter: Forget about it for months/a year, and then surprise presents in the mail.

via MetroTwit (retweeted on 2:23 AM, Feb 6th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

engadget Dell announces that it’s going private, assisted by $2 billion loan from Microsoft - engt.co/12pRAoh

via AOL Blogsmith (retweeted on 2:08 AM, Feb 6th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

0xcharlie Congrats to the team! My new prediction is this is the last public jailbreak ever released.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:07 AM, Feb 5th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

@richtuason seatbelts: not just for cars. ;)

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

This. Everyone I know. Yay jailbreak! RT @chpwn: Guy on the bus using AssistiveTouch as home button— looks like he needs Zephyr. :)n

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planetbeing Err, wow, I signed up for a @BoxHQ business account thinking 2TB bandwidth would be enough, ate through 1TB already.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:20 AM, Feb 5th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

pod2g Wow! 270,000+ active users on evasi0n.com!!!

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:08 AM, Feb 5th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

And within a minute, the links are overloaded. RT @evad3rs: evasi0n iOS 6/6.1 jailbreak is live! Download from evasi0n.com

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gamasutra Your rights as a video game player bit.ly/VLNQs4

via twitterfeed (retweeted on 12:55 AM, Feb 5th, 2013 via Echofon)

@richtuason see you then! looking forward to it :)

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

@xtauymatiao psh, you say it like it’s a bad thing (or trying to, anyway :))

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“SimCity vs. The Suburban Sprawl” — applying real-world city planning techniques in the new simcity •tested.com/tech/gaming/45…7 /cc@thatsmydoingg

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evad3rs Final count down toward tomorrow’s release has begun!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:51 PM, Feb 4th, 2013 via TweetDeck)

johnparker26 Andre Cassagnes, RIP. Age 86. Inventor of the Etch A Sketch. Hero to a generation; The reason for my periodic urge to give my iPad a shake.

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 2:32 AM, Feb 4th, 2013 via Echofon)

I was quite sad too when I heard the bad news about XNA @wilhansen_li :(
doesn’t bode well for their platform efforts—ventspace.wordpress.com/2013/01/30/dir…O

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to wilhansen_li

Does Greenhills management ever change the DVD playing in the Promenade food court? I think I’ve seen Ice Age 2 five times last month.

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The lone figure facing insurmountable odds?— A 19th Century Painting That Most Blockbuster Movie Posters Are Based On •tor.com/blogs/2013/01/…d

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Sonikku_a I remember doing this! The original 74 step Jailbreak. We really have it easy these days!

forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php…

cc/ @evad3rs @planetbeing

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 3:01 PM, Feb 3rd, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

(Yeah, I couldn’t actually tweet that from my Mac. Haha.)

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Want a crash?
Type File:/// (capital F, 3 slash) into any text field in Mac OS X.
Safari/Chrome address, iTunes, Skype, etc.
Why, Apple? :(

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FastCompany Twitter: “This attack was not the work of amateurs, and we do not believe it was an isolated incident” blog.twitter.com/2013/02/keepin…

via Safari on iOS (retweeted on 11:16 PM, Feb 2nd, 2013 via Echofon)

@syk0saje @levi_io “quick Modem, we need to inform the Autobots of the Decepticons’ plans!” — “I need to find a phone line first!” — “Damn!”

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to syk0saje

@cammercheanger gushing over her latest package from Japan —instagr.am/p/VOQ1z_hkzU/X

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While picking up @cammercheanger today, I found that Ateneo is now covered by globe LTE as well! :D (only 7mbit though, maybe more users?)

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The sound of the old dial-up modem handshake, visualized and broken down.
windytan.blogspot.fi/2012/11/the-so… (ah, memories)

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Carbamide If you do rails dev, read this. Now. kalzumeus.com/2013/01/31/wha…

via OS X (retweeted on 1:42 AM, Feb 2nd, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

Nice article about awesome pieces at Ateneo’s Information Design Thesis Exhibit (9 of 10 were my students :D) —interaksyon.com/lifestyle/10-b…g

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@gabusch coverage is pretty limited though. after crossing Timog Ave, wala na. I hear Makati is well-covered, though.

via Echofon in reply to gabusch

@gabusch Near ABS-CBN, along one of the scout side streets off Tomas Morato.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to gabusch

Went Globe LTE hunting w/ @thatsmydoing. Taste of the future, and it is *delicious*. 30 Mbps, tethering!
instagr.am/p/VMTO4Lhk6w/

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teamSteer Page Layers is a Mac screenshot app that converts web pages to Photoshop files. Neat-o! pagelayers.com via @withlinks

via Twitterrific for Mac (retweeted on 8:19 PM, Feb 1st, 2013 via Echofon)

@glencharles weird ng feeling pag ginagamit ko ang website. Sanay na kasi sa mga client. Hahaha

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to glencharles

Seems Twitter’s API is acting up. (dev.twitter.com/status) No clients are working. Now I’m actually on the website after so long! *horror*

via Twitter Web Client

Legit. Excited! :D —> RT@evad3rss: The official evasi0n 6.1 jailbreak:evasi0n.com6 — Check regularly for updates! n

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