Philip Cheang (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

March 2013

stroughtonsmith “Dear Blackberry, …” from OpenWhatsapp openwhatsapp.org/blog/2013/03/2…jt /vi@cocoalabsbs

via Twitterrific for Mac (retweeted on 12:55 PM, Mar 31st, 2013 via Echofon)

@_kyleyamamoto yeah! Maybe we’ll run into each other again :)

via Twitter for Android in reply to _kyleyamamoto

@_kyleyamamoto I’m in SF until Saturday. Lets meet up sometime! :) I’ll DM you my temporary US number.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to _kyleyamamoto

In line to try the rift! :D (@ Oculus VR, Inc. )

via DoubleDutch

See you, Seattle! It was fun. Miss you, @chantily

via Twitter for Android

@wilhansen_li @kennethgyu @levi_io if they’ll allow cross-platform networking (unlike Xbox), I can think of a few of our projects we can do

via Twitter for Android in reply to wilhansen_li

I had just gotten used to San Francisco’s weather, but then Seattle comes along and is all like, “Nope. Hope you like it colder!”

via Tweetbot for iOS

omg you guys I’m tweeting from a PLANE ✈ (so yeah, Virgin is pretty awesome)

via iOS

Got really awesome (and cheap!) orchestra seats to Jersey Boys with @chantily :) —instagr.am/p/XECNYUBk7c/o

via Tweetbot for iOS

Mozilla shows off new developer tools in Firefox. Live CSS editing in Sublime is awesome (See, competition is great!) webmonkey.com/2013/03/mozill…

via Chrome on iOS

I want to buy all the things in Kinokuniya

via Tweetbot for iOS

ryan This is by far the best bit of user interface design I have ever seen. Ever. EVER. pic.twitter.com/zrRs4bDRH3

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 7:52 AM, Mar 19th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

Pinboard “We need to focus. Keep the self-driving cars, magic glasses, laptop, handheld OS, and Brazilian social network. Ditch the feed reader.”

via YoruFukurou (retweeted on 11:07 AM, Mar 18th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

Oh wow, I didn’t know Engadget Expand was today (and really close too!) it’s nearly done though; should I bother going? :/

via iOS

@kennethgyu damn, you’re making me want to buy two. Haha. Is that available at physical retail kaya?

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to kennethgyu

@kennethgyu yuh, Chanty brought me pasta and meatballs she made. Was awesome

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to kennethgyu

@xtauymatiao nope, 12 hours. Kanina yun, just couldn’t send kasi wala pang data. :)

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to xtauymatiao

Hello, SFO @ International Terminal instagr.am/p/W6P9o6hk8Y/

via Instagram

Figures of Storylark, from @byimplication. Hatching soon. instagr.am/p/W4nE64Bk4v/

via Instagram

@xtauymatiao @chantily Will do! Let me know if you want anything from SFO/SEA. I has iMessage/FaceTime/Skype!

via Echofon in reply to xtauymatiao

@xtauymatiao di na tayo nagkita today. nasa airport na ako. hahaha

via Echofon in reply to xtauymatiao

Note to self — don’t book flights that depart on Friday night (how could I forget you, beloved Manila traffic)

via Tweetbot for iOS

@deannaque well, maybe some were more touching than others? Haha. Thanks :)

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to deannaque

Aww. Got really nice notes from graduating students ;’) bit touched

via iOS

hey, time flies. I’m flying out in less than 12 hours, now.

via OS X

shamusyoung Modder makes SimCity run in offline mode rockpapershotgun.com/2013/03/14/mod… after EA claimed such a thing would require major redesign.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:41 AM, Mar 15th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

Brought the Xbox + Kinect to school! Anyone up for Dance Central? :D (or Kinect Sports, but you know.) pic.twitter.com/WLrTLu3aYm

via Photos on iOS

@glencharles do you have the video cables though? :)

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to glencharles

@giselabee I’m looking at Feedly, The Old Reader, and Newsblur, but I don’t really like any of them :( RIP Google Reader

via Echofon in reply to giselabee

Hey, the Veronica Mars Kickstarter blew past $2M in < 1/2 day. kickstarter.com/projects/55991… More imptly, there will now be a Veronica Mars movie!

via Echofon

Google is killing off Reader: googlereader.blogspot.com/2013/03/poweri… —…wait! WHY are you doing this to me, Google? :pic.twitter.com/eoCHBj4NJFNJF

via Echofon

nickbilton The new Pope, Jorge Mario Bergoglio, said in 2010 that homosexulaity is a “destructive attack on God’s plan.” j.mp/15N0QCe

via Wren for Mac (retweeted on 3:43 AM, Mar 14th, 2013 via Echofon)

I’m really bad at this whole trip-planning thing.

via OS X

@glencharles sige. I need to submit more paperwork rin naman. hahaha

via Echofon in reply to glencharles

@rjvsantillaniii You’re welcome :) Good luck with all your future stuff! :D (also, is your print section supposed to be blank? haha.)

via Echofon

ibba Beautiful Nanay Learning tools created by Sari Software :) instagr.am/p/WyKndFC72E/

via Instagram (retweeted on 4:19 PM, Mar 13th, 2013 via Echofon)

@deannaque yup! If you get the PC version now, you can also access the Mac version when it comes out, I believe.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to deannaque

BernardKeane Amazing how many people insist that, if you question any thesis, you must necessarily be advocating its antithesis.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:39 AM, Mar 12th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

@noelperlas oh, be careful— it’s a huge timesink, toxic to productivity, and robs you of sleep.

via Twitterrific for Mac in reply to noelperlas

@deannaque but simcity *is* social! you can build cities with friends and collaborate in a region

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to deannaque

@Ralegan I’m in-game, so I guess it’s fine now? Haha. Bagal lang ng loading, but I’m playing over 3G so maybe it’s that.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to secretxergin

Damn it @thatsmydoing, I was not supposed to buy this. pic.twitter.com/gtOJ7DxCtBB

via Snapseed on iOS

kstrauser “We can hardcode…”
“Don’t say hardcode!”
“OK. We can compile-time provision…”

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:18 PM, Mar 10th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

tomwarren Totally agree with @marcoarment here. marco.org/2013/03/09/goo… Google has no regard for IP.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:54 PM, Mar 10th, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

Tropes vs Women in Video Games: Damsels in Distress boingboing.net/2013/03/08/tro… (great start to a new webseries from @femfreq!)

via Twitterrific for Mac

Why would you even build this? :/ hater-app.com (yeah, I know, haters gonna hate.)

via Echofon

HTML5 clone of SimCity in your browser, quite accurate too: tholman.com/playable-simci…

via Twitterrific for Mac

TheGUIDON Atenean Mikko Ona (III-BS CTM) dies in car accident in White Plains.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:59 PM, Mar 9th, 2013 via Echofon)

jackjewers When asked why he wrote strong female characters, Joss Whedon replied ‘because you’re still asking that question.’

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 4:45 PM, Mar 8th, 2013 via Echofon)

@jensterjuice I know! I used the beta and fell in love :( I’ll buy it eventually. BTW, I’m flying to SFO next week; wanna meet up? :D

via Twitterrific for Mac in reply to jensterjuice

alanmrice Oh man! Official Twitter app OAuth keys and secrets! This is going to get cray one way or another! gist.github.com/re4k/3878505

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:52 AM, Mar 8th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

@syk0saje make it a game: find the most repeated/redundant file/library in your dropbox. I have a bajillion jqueries—pic.twitter.com/B3NP7wTeAff

via Echofon in reply to syk0saje

Band (@wearebrightly) can’t afford music video; builds HTML5 real-time Twitter lyrics thing instead. tweetflight.wearebrightly.com freakin awesome.

via Twitter for Websites

Scenes from @richtuason’s photo exhibit @ Big Bad Wolf instagr.am/p/Wj4Z0ZBkzX/

via Instagram

Great attention to detail in Amazon’s big dropdown menu —bjk5.com/post/446985591…o
(Clever! The little things make a big difference.)X

via Twitterrific for Mac

CloudFlare Load Balancing without Load Balancers post.ly/AFiaX via @CloudFlare

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 2:40 AM, Mar 7th, 2013 via Echofon)

thezeist Why does this code print “hello world”? stackoverflow.com/questions/1518…

via Safari on iOS (retweeted on 2:47 AM, Mar 6th, 2013 via Twitterrific for Mac)

Oh, my tiny side projects involving Twitter are broken. Back to learning (and swearing at) OAuth now. Also, TweetDeck is bloody *terrible*.

via TweetDeck

twitterapi Notice unauthenticated requests or old widgets not working right now? We’re performing blackout tests on API v1.1. dev.twitter.com/blog/planning-…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:49 AM, Mar 6th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

Oh no! @twitter finally shut off API 1.0 :( Now my beloved @echofon is dead. Guess I should pony up the twenty bucks for @tweetbot on Mac…

via TweetDeck

I just made this 59-piece, 3,217,473-point shape in pic.twitter.com/qr9pktzo8f

via Polymer on iOS

reckless Apple’s using iOS for that watch, I’m told. Coming later this year but they have battery issues to solve first. theverge.com/2013/3/4/40624…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:18 AM, Mar 5th, 2013 via Echofon)

Team Fortress is such a huge timesink, but it’s also so much fun

via Echofon

KyleOrl Sorry fans, but there are a lot of problems with the new SimCity: j.mp/Z1Ve4W

via DestroyTwitter (retweeted on 1:26 AM, Mar 5th, 2013 via Echofon)

@wilhansen_li @kennethgyu @levi_io Except, you know, this involves real people

via Echofon in reply to wilhansen_li

CNN Researchers: Toddler cured of HIV. on.cnn.com/Zf4el4

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:37 PM, Mar 4th, 2013 via Echofon)

Why You Hate Comic Sans —kadavy.net/blog/posts/why…8
(so now you know what to say when asked “why?”)

via Buffer

kadavy This email referral idea by @SachaGreif is brilliant. If you send emails to subscribers, you want to see this eepurl.com/v9dXv

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:32 AM, Mar 4th, 2013 via Echofon)

aaronash My mom saw a Surface and said “Oh, that’s a Microsoft iPad, right?”

via Flurry for iPhone (retweeted on 2:03 AM, Mar 4th, 2013 via TweetDeck)

@syk0saje no big deal— was my iPad, not computer, so not too painful. Though I did lose some photos + videos I took.twitter.com/_phi/status/30…VsA

via Echofon in reply to syk0saje

@richtuason oh I saw your link the other day! might be a bit late, but I’ll be at your exhibit :D

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

@richtuason yeaaahhh. haha. on the plus side, I brought it to the shop today! still within warranty period, but they have to check it pa raw

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

@richtuason iPad ko lang naman so not a big deal :)) didn’t backup before updating; update failed. Biggest loss were photos/videos I took.

via Echofon in reply to richtuason

CloudFlare Today’s @CloudFlare Outage Post Mortem post.ly/AFIag

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:03 PM, Mar 3rd, 2013 via Echofon)

@kookiesantos Yup, got it! Sorry for not replying sooner — I’ll send you something about the unclickable forms :)

via Echofon in reply to kookiesantos

You’d think after *years* of telling other people to backup, I’d listen to my own advice. :/ *sigh*

via OS X

@glencharles ah yes. :( I saw on a recent billboard they have uncapped off-peak hours? maybe you should check/ask :)

via Echofon in reply to glencharles

@glencharles but both is good! hahaha. tho seriously, I would probably get the DSL because LTE is capped. :)

via Echofon in reply to glencharles

@glencharles ignorance is bliss? haha for sure naman your next phone will have LTE :)

via Echofon in reply to glencharles

@kennethgyu @cammercheanger I’m either asleep or half-asleep throughout weekends okay shhh

via Echofon in reply to kennethgyu

can’t focus; attention span too short. :( oh hey what’s that

via OS X

@krukroo check ifixit.com :) they have guides for replacing everything.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to krukroo

syk0saje bestcomicsever.tumblr.com/post/443787333… Oh, and by WebApp I meant jam. CODE JAM! (☞゚∀゚)☞

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:14 PM, Mar 3rd, 2013 via Tweetbot for iOS)

@asinrope @Pebble The @getinPulse is paired to a BlackBerry I haven’t touched in ages. ;)

via Echofon

Trolling with localStorage flaw in Chrome, Safari, Firefox: filldisk.com — The HTML5 Hard Disk Filler API™ fills up drives w/ cats

via Tweetbot for iOS

jensterjuice Cool video made with lightboxes. Husbands – ‘Dreamdrlima.net/2013/02/husban…AY vi@DressLikeMachinihpe

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 2:14 AM, Mar 2nd, 2013 via Echofon)

Hmm. Something is missing.

via iOS

KyleOrl Counting Ouya and Steam Box, we’re going to see FOUR major gaming consoles released this year. The last time that happened was… never?

via DestroyTwitter (retweeted on 12:59 AM, Mar 2nd, 2013 via Echofon)

Globe vs. Smart press releases, taking potshots at each other.
globe.com.ph/press-room/rea…pldt.com.ph/media/Pages/Ca…p
(That escalated quickly…)

via Tweetbot for iOS

What Google and Apple’s new headquarters reveal about their personalities —qz.com/57399Y via@quartznewss

via Twitter for Websites

paul_irish WebKit for Developers paulirish.com/2013/webkit-fo… A guide on understanding what WebKit is and what WebKit isn’t

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:04 AM, Mar 1st, 2013 via Echofon)

“Everyone should learn how to program, because it teaches you how to think.” — Jobs.youtube.com/watch?v=nKIu9y…L Learn to code! (via @GoodbyeJai)

via Echofon

@GoodbyeJai great video! also, thanks for the shout-out, but i’m not on that level :))

via Echofon in reply to MileyJairus