Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

April 2014

art outside after the meeting @ Bonifacio High Street instagram.com/p/nXOcQtBk_q/

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Awesome! Group video chat (and screen sharing) in Skype is now free! :D arstechnica.com/information-te… this makes remote meetings so much easier

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Brazil breeds mosquitoes with suicide genes to combat disease —engadget.com/2014/04/28/bra…e (a great idea, or the start of a zombie outbreak?)

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@jamaicanpatsy hahaha wow. I just saw this. thanks patsy :D

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midnight surprise from the family 🎂 instagram.com/p/nSGkNDBkzI/

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mr_ndrsn Lest you think 2FA is a new thing; even Aesop was down with it! “The Wolf, the Kid, and the Goat” pic.twitter.com/qcZwapiiqv

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 1:06 PM, Apr 27th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

marcoarment Don’t demonize Apple’s 30% while not mentioning how Amazon routinely takes 35-70% (!) from small publishers.

via OS X (retweeted on 1:06 PM, Apr 27th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

macusermagazine Amazon buys Comixology; immediately kills IAP in iOS app, users must buy comics separately on web. Better UX? Really? comixology.tumblr.com/post/839313309…

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 4:07 AM, Apr 27th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

amyjokim Globally, PC game revenue now exceeds console game revenue ubm.io/1kfX3Fk

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:04 AM, Apr 27th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

0xabad1dea [old] @rob_pike on how dot files happened. plus.google.com/app/basic/stre… <— underspecification.

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 4:04 AM, Apr 27th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

I can imagine a fair bit of confused messages are sent because of HipChat (business) and iMessage (personal) icons pic.twitter.com/0jo5HoSmyL

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Turns out it’s insanely easy to hack medical equipment in hospitals: wired.com/2014/04/hospit… (more of Hollywood turning real. targeted risk?)

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@secretxergin different uses: Fitocracy is “active” tracking for workouts, Moves is passive tracking for walking, cycling, transit, etc.

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I love movesapp.com —it’s the best activity tracker on iOS. But WHY oh why does Facebook acquire all I lovemoves-app.com/announcementv

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datagovph Registration for the Readysaster Hack for Resilience is now open! Check out data.gov.ph/events/readysa… for details. | @Code4Resilience

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:57 PM, Apr 25th, 2014 via MetroTwit)

sooo is appleid.apple.com down for anyone else? :/

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feross Facebook’s git repo is 54 GB. pic.twitter.com/zLNSzDlFYF

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:55 AM, Apr 25th, 2014 via Twitter for Windows)

The team didn’t make it. But that’s okay. There are more opportunities and challenges ahead! (Also, the online round. :)

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All the presentations are done! Time for judging. And the wait.

via Twitter for Windows

counternotions iPads:

sold to date: 210M (2X iPhone in same period).

enterprise activation share: 91%.

education market share: 95%.

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via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:03 PM, Apr 24th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

arstechnica Mystery attack drops avalanche of malicious messages on Twitter ars.to/1lGu5hh by @dangoodin001

via Ars tweetbot (retweeted on 2:00 PM, Apr 24th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

At the Philippine @imaginecup Finals in Intramuros with Team Vivace! Good luck @jamaicanpatsy, @MagnoJoan, & Rico! —instagram.com/p/nJ-Jr7hk_g/y

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oh boy I guess I have to install Windows 8 on the retina MacBook :/

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This is some really sweet visualization. Very much like a MIDI sequencer in responsive webGL. georgeandjonathan.com (also an album launch.)

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looloo Our very own Fearless Foodie’s Field Guide to Maginhawa is now out! insights.looloo.com/foodies-guide-… pic.twitter.com/fki9iDyY4I

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:29 PM, Apr 23rd, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Whoa! Select text in any image on the web, and copy/paste, translate, or erase it. projectnaptha.com —JavaScript OCR in the browser.

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oldie but a goodie: “Don’t Add Features to Make Customers Happy” —zurb.com/article/561/do…b

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@jamaicanpatsy …making the trip to the supermarket that much more EXCITING

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@jamaicanpatsy whoo! such data. much mobile. now you can be unproductive and troll 4chan/twitter/reddit from anywhere!

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2/2 … should stand for, perhaps, but philippine time is not among them. (lol)

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Dear Philippine Airlines, I think every flight I’ve taken with you this year so far has been delayed. There’re many Filipino values you… 1/2

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Goodbye Bacolod — it was good seeing you again after 12 years. Hoping the next time isn’t as far off or as sad.

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Ah, family drama. I’ll never understand petty grudges. (props to mom/dad, for being so upstanding + helpful. even if it ain’t yo problem.)

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Apparently we have property in the middle of nowhere. Yay! instagram.com/p/nCgnD_hk7E/

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Final farewell. RIP, Tito EP. Fitting that your burial is on Easter Sunday. @ Sacred Heart Memorial..instagram.com/p/nAmQIcBk39/Fi

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No Waze, I’m not in Manila. Don’t offer directions to work. But sure, get stuck figuring out a route over the sea. pic.twitter.com/QadeoyXLKb

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“Typography is a practice.” • practice.typekit.com — great new resource for “staying sharp” + practicing type, from the@typekitt guys!

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BenParfitt The Wii U is now as old as the Dreamcast was when it was killed off. It has sold around half the number Dreamcast had by this point.

via Janetter for Mac (retweeted on 10:23 PM, Apr 17th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Perfect for supervillain lairs — City of Yellowknife in Canada Sitting on Enough Arsenic to Kill Every Human on Earthbit.ly/1ipnrMSd

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zhuowei @winocm The best anti-piracy scheme: I uploaded a fake version of my app to a piracy site. It changes the user’s wallpaper to Justin Bieber.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:34 AM, Apr 17th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Traffic is absolutely terrible today. Even outside EDSA. Over an hour on the road and still not at the airport yet :/

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kfury This is literally the most misleading chart I have ever seen, and I’ve seen a lot of charts. businessinsider.com/gun-deaths-in-… pic.twitter.com/DySmWyYdPm

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:29 AM, Apr 16th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Blog post from “money guy” of the OpenSSL Foundation (worth reading!) veridicalsystems.com/blog/of-money-…
—interesting response:news.ycombinator.com/item?id=7582658P

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From a distant relative at a wake: “Are you Amy’s… (long pause) …husband?” — I was just mistaken for my dad. Uh.

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@DreLevinge thanks for the shout-out! was great meeting you earlier.

via Tweetbot for iOS in reply to DreLevinge

storylark Here are my @byimplication minions advertising my glory. Ask them questions about me and play their tribute-game. pic.twitter.com/LgR0qcmxox

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 10:56 AM, Apr 12th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

glencharles Good luck to @elbertor, @storylark, @byimplication, and @robcham! Make sure you visit them at the Komikon today!

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:21 AM, Apr 12th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

…office@byimplicationon office. but you got that, I guess.

via Twееtbot for Mac in reply to _phi

Figures the night before Komikon, we run into previously-undiscovered bugs on @storylark. Then power in the @byimplication goes out. -_-

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byimplication The action-packed finale! One final webcomic before ! See y’all tomorrow! @storylark Dev Strip 4: Early Bird—pic.twitter.com/x5bdxLFA2yy

via Twееtbot for Mac (retweeted on 10:32 PM, Apr 11th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

We ain’t even mad. Just really confused. I mean we even have a sign on the door and all. Foreigners find us. Dude. facebook.com/kennethgyu/pos…

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storylark @_phi IS THAT MY FACEEE? WELL DONE, MINION

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 6:52 PM, Apr 11th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Level-up! Getting ready for @storylark’s booth tomorrow at @Komikontweets ! pic.twitter.com/DWXlpQeriS

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@margie_deleon okay. besides password change, i’d also recommend enabling two-factor auth: support.twitter.com/articles/20170…

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@margie_deleon hackers gonna hack. did you identify the source?

via Twееtbot for Mac in reply to margie_deleon

@tintinpantoja @elbertor @charlesatan @storylark I think @kennethgyu interpreted “short story” as text-only.if comic form, doesn’t matter :)

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@tintinpantoja @elbertor @kennethgyu @charlesatan @storylark as for exact nature of mature titles… we’ll see when they’re submitted. haha ;)

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@charlesatan @kennethgyu @elbertor @tintinpantoja @storylark yup, my feel is that the invite-only soft-launch serves as “implicit” curation.

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@innaatan I got one of these while in UK/scotland—three.co.uk/Store/SIM/Pay_…V (£15/month for unli-data)

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byimplication Last part of the Chinese wedding. We’re moving on after this, we swear / @storylark Dev Strip: Translator (part 3) —pic.twitter.com/GDNRKxNLbzz

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Homegrownph What’s the news 4 months later? | Where Your Typhoon Donations Went homegrown.ph/where-your-typ…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:49 PM, Apr 10th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Susan Kare, the woman behind Apple’s first icons: priceonomics.com/the-woman-behi… (many persist to this day: cdn0.tnwcdn.com/wp-content/blo… —major respect.)

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@janbelmonte don’t worry, it happens! I’ve pushed big sites with even bigger bugs. hahaha

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@janbelmonte no one does ;) did you do designcamp.grids.ph? you have mixed prefixes—

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Why learn Git when you can pretend to learn Git? antichipotle.com/git/ (obv not the real thing, but just about as readable. markov chains!)

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@janbelmonte start looking into preprocessed CSS like SASS (sass-lang.com), and libraries like Bourbon (bourbon.io) :)

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reneritchie There won’t be another iPhone, not for Apple, not for anyone, not for a long time. So get over it already! admin.imore.com/there-wont-be-…

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 4:08 AM, Apr 10th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Twitter gave me the new profile a month ago, only to take it away (for celebs, apparently) blog.twitter.com/2014/coming-so…pic.twitter.com/ow9cvLeiH33

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(and somewhere, I am flagged. oops!)

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don’t simply reject the structures/constraints that frustrate you (whether social, technological, etc.) — subvert them to your advantage

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storylark .@byimplication OH OH YOU FORGOT THIS ONE / Storylark Dev Strip 3.5: Translator (part 2) —pic.twitter.com/fg00OnoAGHH

via Tweetbot for iOS (retweeted on 9:02 PM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

ANCALERTS JUST IN: Toyota PH recalls Innovas, Fortuners, Hiluxes sold from Nov. 2004 to June 2010. Part of global recall of 6.4-M cars -@cocoalcuaz

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 8:55 PM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

So excited about Spotify officially launching here that I forgot I already had an old US account. (“what?! why is my email already taken?”)

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byimplication Dedicated to newlywed and Official Token Old Dude, Michael Chua. Congratulations! @storylark Dev Strip 3: Translator—pic.twitter.com/aY4qLipVhII

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A look at Unreal Engine 4 subscription access (or, what do you get for $19/month?) —gamefromscratch.com/post/2014/04/0…f (viareddit.com/r/gamedev/comm…H )

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HelloCakebread I am excellent at Business i.imgur.com/ISxof4I.jpg

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:02 PM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

panzer If I was going to read some perspective on @pschiller’s emails with TBWA\Chiat\Day it would be @ksegall’s kensegall.com/2014/04/apples…

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 1:12 AM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

KrisJelbring If you logged in to any of our games or websites in the last 24 hours using your username+password I’d recommend you to change your password

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 12:47 AM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Another day, another HUGE vuln: heartbleed.com
— check your server here:filippo.io/Heartbleed/s (yup, many big sites affected too.)

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what? why do I have all these responsibilities?

I’m not spiderman. where’s all the powerrr?

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byimplication @storylark Dev Strip 2: Broadway— Again, 100% accurate. Yes, we will have a new game on Saturday. Come over and play!pic.twitter.com/fQqWA8PDtyy

via Twееtbot for Mac (retweeted on 4:04 PM, Apr 8th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

@richtuason I had the opposite reaction — “oh no, I need to make sure I can afford this, I will go starve myself now” :))

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who knew talking to yourself could be so fun —pic.twitter.com/nkhoTFn67pp

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byimplication Storylark Dev Strip 1: Hard Workers —pic.twitter.com/WSLUiXMvD44

via Twееtbot for Mac (retweeted on 10:54 PM, Apr 7th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

byimplication To celebrate @storylark’s appearance at Komikon this coming Saturday, we’re putting up some 100% true-to-life webcomics.

via Twееtbot for Mac (retweeted on 10:54 PM, Apr 7th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

Comic Sans, meet Comic Neue —comicneue.comq modern redesign of the old “classic” for friends/family. it even has multiple weights!

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The @byimplication team went on a hiking trip to Pico de Loro the other week. Here’re some photos I forgot to post: plus.google.com/photos/1011972…

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@chantily less than a thousand away. You beat @levi_io though! ;D

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Great talks and open forum on Philippine Comics from the @studiosalimbal guys! —instagram.com/p/mclHVaBk_f/i

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Dinnerbone This is not how you do open source, @opencart imgur.com/a/GRIzy

via MetroTwit (retweeted on 4:40 PM, Apr 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

unix_root Popular Navigation App WAZE hijacked with Fake Bots to Cause Traffic Jam thehackernews.com/2014/04/popula… pic.twitter.com/wthPHj8jSw

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:38 PM, Apr 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

cortanaquotes Do you like Steve Ballmer? pic.twitter.com/vx11jzVPUl

via Twitter for Windows Phone (retweeted on 4:37 PM, Apr 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iOS)

gollmann Child finds Xbox security flaw bbc.co.uk/news/technolog… < 5yr old

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:45 AM, Apr 5th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

stroughtonsmith Samsung, putting the skeuomorphic in Windows Phone theverge.com/2014/4/4/55808…

via iOS (retweeted on 2:45 AM, Apr 5th, 2014 via Twееtbot for Mac)

“Siri, You’re Messing Up a Generation of Children”—newrepublic.com/article/117242…H thoughtful look at the formative impact of voice-based AI agents

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“The Guilt of the Video-Game Millionaires” —@NewYorkerrnewyorker.com/online/blogs/e…Z (nope, not us. yet? ever?)

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More on Microsoft’s Cortana assistant, from @vergetheverge.com/2014/4/2/55708…S

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Microsoft reveals Windows Phone 8.1 —blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/…l Awesome additions, most particularly their answer to Siri: Cortana. (yes!)

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(and why, no. they’re not any of our current clients; of course not. whatever do you mean? :)

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THIS. This right here. How I feel when meeting certain clients or doing consulting work. —youtube.com/watch?v=BKorP5…l

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Yes, I have no life. (despite being really busy today. Or maybe precisely because of that?) pic.twitter.com/ihsiNGRM4m

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@FrancisFabie their April Fools’s thing, haha. Check out their YouTube video

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Open @googlemaps on your phone, find and catch @Pokemon. Awesome. pic.twitter.com/1UXJD542mk

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