Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

February 2014

DHTMLConf 2014. Amazing! dhtmlconf.com — …wait, pages weren’t responsive then!

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RIP man, and thanks. RT @FastCompany: Mike Parker, Godfather Of Helvetica, Dies fastcodesign.com/3027037/mike-p…

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it’d be nice if git offered to initialize empty submodules on first clone

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aaaaaaaaaaaaa—! I am doing too many things.

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@andilanuza oh where’s your new office going to be though?

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@andilanuza haha let’s meet up sometime— you and@kitkatlastimosaa! malapit lang naman yung offices natin :)

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Oh we’re on TVpatrol right now! Another @sakayph feature :)

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Hey Mac guys, OS X 10.9.2 fixes the SSL bug. Update now!

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jacquemanabat Lost in Metro Manila? This website might help | ABS-CBN News @_phi abs-cbnnews.com/video/nation/m…

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@jacquemanabat thanks yet again for featuring us! really appreciate it :)

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@ivoryong thanks for the support! :) traffic has let up a bit, and the SMS gateway (an android phone) has stopped ringing for now. haha!

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gruber In the old days, when Steve Jobs was in charge, Apple never shipped bugs: touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/ar…

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re: @sakayph — apologies if it doesn’t reply reliably over SMS! (we need to get a “real” gateway.) the website should be totes stable tho!

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oh boy the @sakayph gateway is ringing non-stop again (please don’t crash) vine.co/v/MmEUW5DTJVd

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@MagnoJoan @jamaicanpatsy can’t say. In previous yrs, PH competed in more than 1 category w/ a team each (i.e. software design, game design)

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byimplication You might catch @_phi and @pleasantprog on later, with a demo of @sakayph !

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wugmump Seven VGA monitors off of one Mac Pro with that Kensington Dock. One thunderbolt port still free. pic.twitter.com/3Ayhj4vrxQ

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@secretxergin they’re also making an Oculus Rift game. hahahaha

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jonasbagas A revolution so powerful it dismantled a dictatorship but so flawed it hasn’t transformed our hearts.

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whoo! the team I’m mentoring for 2014 made it to the Philippine Finals :D congrats @jamaicanpatsy @MagnoJoan !

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@jamaicanpatsy yup! just replied. :) we can take one car if you guys want.

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@jamaicanpatsy sorry just saw this now. CONGRATS YOU GUYS :D many happy. such proud.

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No need to explain @coin, it’s more “transparent”—you still swipe it. Obligatory referral link:onlycoin.com/?referral=BSni…i ($5 off for you!)

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NFC payments without NFC? —looppay.com0 •theverge.com/2014/2/19/5425…u interesting. much cooler than Coin, but probably less practical.

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No… just. no. — “BroApp automatically texts your girlfriend for yobroapp.netWHa parody maybe, but sure doesn’t help tech’s image

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tim_cook Remembering my friend Steve on his birthday. “Stay hungry, Stay foolish”. We honor him by continuing the work he loved so much.

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0xabad1dea I blogged! Do Not Pass QA, Do Not Goto Fail: Catching Subtle Bugs In The Act blog.veracode.com/2014/02/do-not… how to minimize chance YOU’D ship it

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Nokia (yes, the Nokia-now-owned-by-Microsoft) to release three Android phones! (customized to look Windows) theverge.com/2014/2/24/5440… —finally?

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@meggykawsek but I did that all the time back in school

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YoYoGames We are offering PRO for $35 for a limited time! Get this deal before it’s too late! Visit: yoyogames.com/developers/pro…

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Seeing “Active Desktop Recovery” on hospital computers— 1. Nostalgia 2. Horror

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On iPhone/iPad, iOS 7.0.6 fixes this. Update. Now. (yes, it’s jailbreakable) On Mac… uh. Don’t use public Wi-Fi? Stay on Chrome? Be careful?

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There is a HUGE SSL/TLS bug in iOS 7 and OS X 10.9 imperialviolet.org/2014/02/22/app… — HTTPS has been broken since release. Credit cards, passwords…

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Ha, got the Master Ball. Can’t wait to see it get tossed or used on a Magikarp or Rattata lol

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byimplication Do drop by and say hi! —jffc.tomasinoweb.org/2014/E

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byimplication Two speakers at conference this weekend! @_phi talking about Cross-Device Web Standards (Sat), and @levi_io on HTML5 Games (Sun)

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But seriously. For 16 *billion* dollars!? theverge.com/2014/2/19/5427… —and I thought Instagram for $1B was a lot.

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Four Numbers That Explain Why Facebook Acquired WhatsApp —sequoiacapital.tumblr.com/post/772112828…A

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@ThreesGame’s game design is near-perfect: easy to play, hard to master. Delightfully + deceptively simple. (also, that polish. and cute!)

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humble Oh, this? Just the Humble Indie Bundle 11! Pay what you want for Guacamelee!, Monaco, Dust, Antichamber and more: bit.ly/HBindie11

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but whyyy RT @arstechnica: Bioshock developer Irrational Games announces it’s “winding down” ars.to/1kSwgky by @KyleOrl

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Pixel_Judge We’re opening Steins;Gate in English courtesy of the lovely people at @jastusa
pixeljudge.com/en/news/open-t…

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pmgomez Faith restored in the Armed Forces of the Philippines. :) fb.me/2DiJFPXjy

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madgarden @jessefreeman @unseenthings @orangepascal @McFunkypants Cloning is fun as hell, just be creative. This is how ALL games are made.

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ericasadun Everything you need to know about iOS avian apps: i.imgur.com/ee5IsA4.jpg (via Agent Orange)

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“Why we left AngularJS: 5 surprisingly painful things about client-side JS” —sourcegraph.com/blog/switching…5

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Monetize w/o ads! Your website visitors help you mine Bitcoin w/ an asm.js miner! tidbit.co.in (no I don’t actually advocate this)

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Seeing Wicked again! London West End to Manila :) @ Cultural Center of the Philippines instagram.com/p/kenHq4hk8W/

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SciencePorn German Hackers Building a DIY Space Program to Put Their Own Uncensored Internet into Space popularscience.com/technology/art…

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elwoz Your pithy advice today: assume that bad technical decisions are made rationally, for reasons that are not apparent. blog.plover.com/tech/stadiomet…

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georgeb3dr Even the biggest of the dogs is messing with Unity 3D. twitter.com/ID_AA_Carmack/…

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idiot var roses = ‘red’;
var violets = ‘blue’;

if(today == valentinesDay) {
return true;
}

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fjsteele My 7yo daughter captured the essence of programming after an hour with @hopscotch pic.twitter.com/693pMHmZFX

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oceansandwaves “Being a designer isn’t about being cool; by that I mean it has nothing to do with impressing people.” medium.com/ux-ui-design/4…

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byimplication No date this Valentine’s? The office has got you covered. pic.twitter.com/kCelsAE0z3

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I can’t believe box-sizing is still prefixed in Firefox :/

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Climbing China’s tallest building under the cover of darkness theverge.com/2014/2/12/5405… —Amazing shots! Also, balls of steel. Wrecking balls.

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patrickklepek Um, someone made a Space Jam mod for NBA 2K14. youtube.com/watch?v=1CVFcS…

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PhilipBloom What the hell? I come back to the hotel and housekeeping have done this to my beloved MacPro! :( instagram.com/p/kXnf6OKKnR/

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Facebook moves beyond ‘male’ / ‘female’ with custom gender options: theverge.com/2014/2/13/5408… —wow, FB does another thing I like.

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I don’t actually know how to play. But at least I tried, right? Happy Valentine’s from 7000mi away, @chantily instagram.com/p/kXmSnqhkxN/

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Doomlaser wtf is wrong with me. i.imgur.com/ZL8hXYX.gif

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ID_AA_Carmack GPL never did really do anything for game code, and I do wonder whether it was a fundamental cultural incompatibility.

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ID_AA_Carmack It is self-serving at this point, but looking back, I wish I could have released all the Id code under a more permissive license. :-)

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(and yes, money isn’t everything to some people. surprise, surprise.)

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“Why Indie Developers Go Insane”: Good read on Flappy Bird jeff-vogel.blogspot.com/2014/02/why-in… Yup, my thoughts exactly. Haters gonna hate.

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@jamaicanpatsy sure, no prob! But just in case, when are you free tomorrow anyway?

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@jamaicanpatsy maybe after 2pm? I has consultations at noon

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@jamaicanpatsy story of my academic life. (and sometimes, my professional one too)

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“I wanted to work at Apple really bad, now not so much.” medium.com/apple-daily/f5… I guess there’re bad people everywhere. (the boss, not him)

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danpalmer @stroughtonsmith so this is why their new AI company acquisition DeepMind insisted on an ethics committee…

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stroughtonsmith Someday Google won’t even need employees - the algorithms will run everything. Already do, of course - the humans don’t question the data.

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jeffcanoy QC Mayor Bautista: QCPD Supt. Fiesta’s team was able to track/trace the source of the message

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paterno_II Dear person who made the bomb threat, didn’t you think of the old bed-ridden Jesuits in Ateneo infirmaries? Or parents now distressed? Tsk.

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Thinking it over, if redesign is limited to profiles, then it might actually be nice. But @twitter is dead if they do this to the timeline.

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(not that I use the web interface anyway, but really, don’t try to ape something you’re not.)

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DO NOT WANT— RT@mashablee Twitter testing major redesign, looks awful lot like Facebookon.mash.to/1m3YquvQpic.twitter.com/OLkiRrSegWW

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richtuason @_phi Atenean technology. You doubt our robots?!

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Naisip ko lang. How do you effectively sweep a campus? Buildings are spread out, lots of little nooks, lockers, labs, etc… just wondering.

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syk0saje Class stratification: There’s an app for that buff.ly/1iNkAfV

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EvilADMUProf BREAKING: ADMU, may bomb threat. Estudyante, nag-selfie habang nag-e-evacuate para patunayan sa Internet na buhay pa siya.

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TheGUIDON DEVELOPING STORY: All Ateneo classes and office work suspended due to bomb threat. PNP units now sweeping the campus.

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parislemon Unsurprisingly, nearly every app in the App Store top 10 is now a Flappy Bird clone. pic.twitter.com/rkGWRYL4bV

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MrAlanCooper The great software failures all looked fabulous in advance. The great software successes all looked stupid in advance.

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SpeedMagazine More inside @SpeedMagazine February w/ @ellenmgadarna: @byimplication, app development 101, and the hottest products! pic.twitter.com/9SC0WjINQp

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(oh boy oh boy, I really needed yet another reason to hate FB. /s.)

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Buying likes (fake or real) not just useless for your page, but bad! Facebook turns blind eye because revenue. Fraud? youtube.com/watch?v=oVfHeW…

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tomwarren Nokia will reportedly unveil its Android phone later this month vrge.co/1eO8RNh

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stroughtonsmith Kotaku apology! And actually did some research, too : kotaku.com/the-flappy-bir…

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Hahaha this is awesome. crunchyroll.com/anime-news/201… (japanese memes are always fun because artists.)

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.@VQuisling even if u dnt believe him, I see no opportunistic reason to pullout: legal, business, technical, etc. Haters just hated, and won

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.@VQuisling honestly? I’m willing to take his reasons at face value. If you’ve followed him since before, he’s just a simple, honest “indie”

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VQuisling @_phi What do you think is the real reason behind Flappy Bird pullout?

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Just when you think you have it all figured out… you don’t.

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dongatory I am sorry ‘Flappy Bird’ users, 22 hours from now, I will take ‘Flappy Bird’ down. I cannot take this anymore.

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dongatory Press people are overrating the success of my games. It is something I never want. Please give me peace.

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What’s better than a Corgi? Two Corgis! vine.co/v/MWBtF2I63wt

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noelperlas Congrats BFA ID Seniors for a defense well done! Tnx to the adviser/panelist @elbertor @lechskywalker08 @tatayap @_phi @glencharles @smoileh

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iamashley So, let me get this straight. You can make a Coke can out of pure CSS, but you can’t center align text on a select element?

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bandila NGAYON SA Global Financial Integrity: P357B nawawala dahil sa katiwalian at krimen; Budgetbadger.PH,… fb.me/2Mj2guB6n

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Will be on (again) tonight, this time to discuss BudgetBadger.ph and Rollcall.ph —whew! /cc@levi_ioo@syk0sajee@byimplicationn

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WIRED Oops! FBI agent checked the wrong box, wrongly placing student on no-fly list wrd.cm/1ivHKHi

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bandila NGAYON SA Gaming gadget na gumagamit ng virtual reality, nasa bansa na; Mobile app na ‘flappy bird,’… fb.me/6Hkjc268B

via Facebook (retweeted on 11:38 PM, Feb 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

Oh, guess I’ll be on Bandila a little bit to talk about hardware at @byimplication like the Oculus Rift (hope I was clear and all that ahh~)

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_kyleyamamoto WOW! RT @NimbleDave: Indie smash hit ‘Flappy Bird’ racks up $50K per day in ad revenue vrge.co/1lBskWM via @verge

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Alas, since then, IBM has sold off its ThinkPad division, and seems like Sony is doing the same. :( theverge.com/2014/2/4/53786…

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Steve Jobs once wanted OS X on Sony VAIOs: theverge.com/2014/2/5/53808… —before Apple, my laptop of choice would’ve been either ThinkPad or VAIO.

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idiot Are you sure you want to cancel? pic.twitter.com/1mgGKXq2HY

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DrPizza The direction Google is going with Blink appears rather distasteful. lists.w3.org/Archives/Publi…

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satyanadella first commitment as CEO…i won’t wait 4 years between tweets!

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@richtuason got it, thanks! Might be a bit late though; I’ll be panelling ID thesis defence in the morning

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presidents Most of what I get asked these days is abt online shopping. For the love of all the things you hold dear, DO NOT GO DOWN THE SAME DARK PATH.

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@richtuason haberday rich! see you next saturday (and actually, this saturday too)

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Jason Rohrer (of Passage fame) has a new game out! polygon.com/2014/1/31/5365… Despite the score, I think the concept is brilliant. Because Art™

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But while I’m gushing over FB (omg right?), here’s a nice write-up about Origami, the tool they built to design Paper fastcodesign.com/3025932/facebo…

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That said, I still think it was a dick move for Facebook to launch with the “Paper” name—news.fiftythree.com/post/754866322…B (yes, a fan of that one)

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Wow. Facebook’s new Paper app has some amazingly beautiful UX design. facebook.com/paper (No. Still not using it) theverge.com/2014/2/3/53734…

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A study in brand minimalism: thedieline.com/blog/2011/11/1… — taking popular brands’ package design, and reducing them to the bare minimum

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Pretty cool — 15 locations, 5 continents, shot in one day on iPhone:apple.com/30-years/1-24-…c 1.24.140

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Pebble It’s time. Pebble is live.
iOS Pebblers may dive in now, Android’s coming VERY soon!
bit.ly/1eLOblb pic.twitter.com/34cL21zj8P

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SebastienPage Newly discovered iBoot exploit makes A5(X) devices jailbreakable for life j.mp/ML7Dsf

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OurielOhayon Unprecedented in the App store. An indie dev has top #1 #2 and #6 Free apps right now. I-N-S-A-N-E pic.twitter.com/ejYjD4EqwR

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samversionone I thought this was funny and clever. pic.twitter.com/x1pvGLG1Ex

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aliceffekt Retweet to be drawn as a creature inside of Oquonie and exist for ever in its labyrinths.
wiki.xxiivv.com/Oquonie pic.twitter.com/w1EINVHyLF

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0xabad1dea Please understand this about the Oxford English Dictionary. Thanks. (From mobile.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/boo… ) pic.twitter.com/JMkMXYlsEz

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cabel The latest build of North Korea’s official OS — Red Star — looks greatnorthkoreatech.org/2014/01/31/nor…ih (vi@martyn_williamsmspic.twitter.com/wbZCtOmy8D8D

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AndrewDumont Crazy. RT @deeje: Facebook did A/B testing to determine that users blamed FB on left, iOS on right, for slowness. pic.twitter.com/fnFoxk9Fh3

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