Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

September 2014

@richtuason noooo I have meetings tmrw that just came up :/ who else will be thereee

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@syk0saje my twitter handle is actually @_phi, but @ahelpingchip is also mine, so eh ¯\(ツ)/¯

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SMARTCares INTERNET FOR ALL. MVP announces Free Internet access to prepaid subscribers via mobile phones. pic.twitter.com/KMZmqeTD0s

via Buffer (retweeted on 11:25 AM, Sep 26th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

AurelioReis @oculus has opensourced the DK1 hardware and firmware! Quite a few gems to be seen: j.mp/1BVIA9F

via web (retweeted on 1:42 PM, Sep 20th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

BenedictEvans Idle observation: it’s possible both to lose and gain market share at the same time. pic.twitter.com/EDMuqycQUS

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:18 AM, Sep 20th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

marsroverdriver .@nvidia’s lighting demo puts yet *another* nail in the coffin of moon landing denial. Now more nails than coffin. engadget.com/2014/09/18/NVI…

via Tweedle (retweeted on 1:58 PM, Sep 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

BBCBreaking Scotland has rejected independence, results confirm bbc.in/1uMcLNm pic.twitter.com/fxjXNDBkAW

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 1:55 PM, Sep 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

doblezeta Flood Report: puddle deep flooding in MRT car #8 ಠ_ಠ pic.twitter.com/2DDv8BYYLY

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oh, looks like the rain is letting up here. hope it continues to weaken.

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doblezeta Good thing he reserved that parking slot ahead of time. ಠ_ಠ (Photo via @francisbtoral) pic.twitter.com/h01q3uWMQH

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Even more rain later? Hope not. :( stay safe/dry, everyone (data from forecast.io) —pic.twitter.com/7pupe8iAxRR

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MovePH …map the reports you gather on social media/radio/television and from your friends. You need to login with your social media account.

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MovePH We need volunteers to help map reports of flooding and other critical information. If you can volunteer, go to agos.rappler.com and…

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9newsph Flood alert: Riverbanks Center along Marikina River pic.twitter.com/Gs0UI4suQQ | @anjocalimario

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:12 AM, Sep 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

lourddv Red alert rainfall advisory all over Metro Manila = be prepared for flooding

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:10 AM, Sep 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

govph • ES Ochoa suspends classes IN ALL LEVELS tom., Sept. 15, 2014, in Metro Manila, CALABARZON, Zambales, Tarlac, Nueva Ecija.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:12 PM, Sep 14th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@richtuason may security-related stuff rin siya, besides speed/performance-boosting. you shouldn’t rely on it solely, but it’s another layer

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@richtuason that said, this is a completely separate thing, but I’d highly recommend putting it behind CloudFlare: cloudflare.com

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@richtuason uhm, not use wordpress? haha I haven’t dealt with it in so long eh </3 sorry :(

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I don’t like losing friends

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Interesting thoughts on the ᴡᴀᴛᴄʜ from a guy who actually knows fancy watches —hodinkee.com/blog/hodinkee-…Y (no, I don’t know much on watches)

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@chantily I hope you won’t be waiting the whole two days on that page

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ethanklapper Not everyone in my family follows Apple news, my sister included pic.twitter.com/mjfSDAl3eB

via iOS (retweeted on 9:44 AM, Sep 11th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

joethephish Love final tweet “@pyratejack: So this happened last night and it is amazing. pic.twitter.com/YScrjAlRve

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 9:44 AM, Sep 11th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

PSA: 5 Million Gmail passwords leaked (!) dailydot.com/crime/google-g… — Check yours here:isleaked.com/en.phpr

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sakayph Watch @_phi talk about Sakay.ph on Daybreak —youtube.com/watch?v=iv7yri…Y

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AriX Some quality software right here. pic.twitter.com/pAoKuQ0WaU

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:06 PM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@steam_games adding support for PHP (₱)! Currency itself not big deal, but I hope it means cheaper regional pricing —pic.twitter.com/26Tn6WXgirr

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SwiftLang Swift version 1.0 is now GM! developer.apple.com/swift/blog/?id…

Sorry for the late tweet, it’s been a busy day. :)

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 12:15 PM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

stroughtonsmith So yes, confirmed: iPhone 6 Plus renders at 1242x2208 (414x736pt @3x) and downscales to the 1080p panel. No 1:1 pixels. RIP 1 pixel lines

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:29 AM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Hey devs, GM seeds of iOS 8 on the dev center. developer.apple.com/devcenter/ios/… mmm time to update?

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rv1raj Inside the white box outside the Flint. pic.twitter.com/Jte0PoAQHn (via @stop)

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A little pricey, and it comes out next year… I guess that means I have time to save up, if it turns out to be all thatve

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bdc Apple not bragging about battery life == bad battery life.

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 2:42 AM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

doblezeta For perspective: remember that this is the Watch gen 1. In 1-2 years Apple is gonna make this thing look like shit guaranteed.

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siegel SEND JONY A POOP EMOJI KEVIN

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What is with that new typeface they’re using on the watch though?

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wow the UX and approach on the watch seems so much more well thought out than the other smartwatches so far

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tjmanotoc goosebumps on that standing ovation and Tim Cook just raising his hands like he won the World Cup!!!

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:03 AM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

willhains Cook is doing this one himself. This is his.

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wowowow all those different band styles and colors

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awwwwww yisss Tim Cook pulled off a Steve Jobs-esque “One More Thing…ve

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idiot Why are they not called Beets by Cook yet?

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:55 AM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

@secretxergin fair enough! can’t wait for it though :D

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“Starting in the US” boooo… but I am not surprisedve

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doblezeta Just make sure the people running Apple Pay and the livestream are NOT the same yeah?

via Echofon (retweeted on 1:49 AM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

NFC mobile payments? Please work hereeeeee

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these iPhones are kind of a big deal, but they practically blazed through their introduction. more big announcements ahead?

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optical image stabilization! and 240FPS slow-mo! I don’t think I’m getting a dedicated camera for a while.

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“Focus Pixels” — phase-detection autofocus! (That’s how dSLRs work!!)e

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yay the chinese interpreter dub is gone

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wowow a MOBA for iOS! “Vain Glory” from Super Evil Megacorp pic.twitter.com/6TzNQDlna0

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BenedictEvans 2bn transistors in the new A8 chip. Pushing well into desktop class chips. 50x faster than the first iPhone.

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 1:19 AM, Sep 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

dhh Apple’s recent cloud record: Leaks all celeb pics from their backups, can’t stream video online. PLEASE HOLD MY MEDICAL AND FINANCIAL DATA!

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“iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus”. Okay.

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Dear Windows/Linux friends, want to join the fun? You can watch the stream with VLC! —reddit.com/r/apple/commen…fe

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wilfredphua Sound guy, you had one job!

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viticci Apple is obviously playing two songs simultaneously because there are going to be two iPhones

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ARE YOU EXCITED? ‘CAUSE I AM. apple.com — They really rarely do stuff like this layout!e

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hilaryisaac ahelpingchip dropped by the show this morning to talk about the coolest commuter app in the country…instagram.com/p/stb9jdEcnK/C2

via Instagram (retweeted on 4:55 PM, Sep 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

dbgrandi OH: “Do programmers have any specific superstitions?”

“Yeah, but we call them best practices.”

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mlizada Students mistake my niceness/being funny for being easy A. LOL.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:49 PM, Sep 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Hidden structure of Apple keynotes: qz.com/261181 (interesting to see Jobs vs. Cook stats, yet same style) pic.twitter.com/bvhzczh7iS

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meralco INFOGRAPHIC: Ano ba ang manual load dropping (MLD)? pic.twitter.com/OA3PqHyNaO

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:33 PM, Sep 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

iwriteasiwrite Really fascinating stuff from COA on assessing DRRM in the Philippines. Sadly, most will be subsumed under an avalanche of finger pointing.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:27 AM, Sep 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

iwriteasiwrite Download the various report on DRRM and Yolanda/Haiyan response from COA here: coa.gov.ph/index.php/repo…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:27 AM, Sep 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

Wow, the apple.com home page redirects straight to the livestream countdown. They must be very confident!

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when in doubt, ask.

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tjmanotoc seriously, if only we had more safe bike lanes and shower rooms in offices… R@FactsGuidede: Choice is yourspic.twitter.com/zNzfWx02nznz

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:39 AM, Sep 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

oh right, I’ll be on 9TV/Solar’s Daybreak tomorrow morning to talk @sakayph live

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mistydemeo LOL at tech people acting like we’re the only ones who can save the world when we make the least reliable things known to humanity

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Android “running” on top of iOS. —mhacks-iv.challengepost.com/submissions/26…e (not native, just cloud streaming, like OnLive / Steam sharing.)

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How not to do a hands-on. Shaky camerawork. iPhone 6!
youtube.com/watch?v=RZWV0A… (fwiw, I think this is legit. hoping it’s not final rev tho.)

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pixelshuh All my works are available as prints at redbubble.com/people/pixelsh…. Just saying :P pic.twitter.com/jxudmeDLFa

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:12 AM, Sep 8th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

alteredq For comparison: new mobile flagship Nvidia GTX 980M should be about 90% performance of Titan, or 6x faster than latest Macbook Pro’s 750M.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:32 AM, Sep 8th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just watched with the family at @petatheater! Quite enjoyed it; it was really good. You should watch it.

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Hitman Go for iPhone/iPad free this month. Nice turn-based strategy spin. —ign.com/prime/promo/hi…i (for once, promo codes valid in PH. :)

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This is how I feel every other time I work on a really complex project / git repo —justinhileman.info/article/git-pr…c (also a legit helpful cheatsheet)

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New Aldnoah Zero episode in a few. Yay, something to look forward to~

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Pretty cool map + visualization of cyberattacks in real-time, tracked by Norse honeypot infra —map.ipviking.comU

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@secretxergin but srsly, thanks so much for the kind words. it does help. I really appreciate it. :)

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@secretxergin alam mo yung tipong “how am I going to solve the world’s problems, if I can’t fix my own?” </3 haha.

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@secretxergin no, but I can’t talk about it :( haha. thank you so much for the concern though! :)

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i am a terrible person who destroys things without meaning to

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hello friends. is anyone out there using Converge ICT’s Fiber internet? convergeict.com (I’m wondering about real-world performance.)

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ElineMuijres This quote from a 1-year-old article struck me. Sadly, it is exactly what’s happening now…
polygon.com/2013/8/15/4622… pic.twitter.com/11DrpqXM0s

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:20 AM, Sep 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

Crazy traffic a while ago along Katipunan to C5 underpass southbound. Standstill + back-to-back trucks.

Trucks!
Down with the truckssss

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icculus Did you know if you delete a tweet, twitter considers the abuse resolved? Did you wonder why there are all these accounts with 0 tweets?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:22 AM, Sep 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

Haha, I was actually kind of expecting this. Deleted Stan Lee cameo from instagram.com/p/sfULj3ozc5/r

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Happy Birthday, levi_io! Sorry, I don’t have anything witty/stupid to post. instagram.com/p/sjua1rhkxZ/

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NYTMinusContext determined to avoid the world

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NO
JUST NO
youtu.be/YoB8t0B4jx4
(this is actually pretty awesome, but I’d probably have a heart attack IRL)

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georgeb3dr Xbox One launches in Japan. i.imgur.com/wTkiFi0.jpg

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heh, Steve Ballmer was responsible for the text on the original Blue Screen of Death —theverge.com/2014/9/4/61052…l

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BenjaminCousins John Carmack is working on a “casual” games platform engadget.com/2014/09/04/sam…

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 11:03 PM, Sep 4th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

rapplerdotcom : Gilas Pilipinas wins our first World Cup victory in 40 years! pic.twitter.com/kJjNsYSkrX

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If you’re not familiar w/ the kerfuffle going in the gaming scene, here’s a thoughtful, balanced summary: theguardian.com/technology/201…

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gameaboutsquares.com

It’s a Game About Squares.
What more do you need to know?

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@secretxergin you can hold it upside-down. or wait for xiaomi to make a left-handed edition :P

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monkbent This is actually pretty interesting: the Samsung Note includes Oculus tech for Gear VR: blogs.wsj.com/personal-techn…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:05 PM, Sep 3rd, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

In other news, that curved edge on the Galaxy Note Edge is interesting live.arstechnica.com/samsung-unpack… (but probably isolated one-off, platform-wise)

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huh talaga, may earthquake? guess I was too busy/distracted zzz

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Huh, what do you know. I actually have all the random adapters, parts, and cables strewn around to make it happen —pic.twitter.com/EXq36LB0Quu

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what dark magic ritual must I perform to play this music CD on my BT headphones in bed

srsly, I can’t find a working PC+ optical drive here

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JoshHelfferich Breaking: Apple pulls every single app. “They all sucked. Literally all of them”, says Tim Cook

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So, no database breach, but the iCloud/Find My iPhone API used to allow brute forcing passwords?

Why, Apple (-‸ლ)

thenextweb.com/apple/2014/09/…

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I’m not equipped to deal with this~

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oh, Yosemite Dev Preview 7 + Xcode Beta 7 just came out! (developer.apple.com/xcode/download…)

… where are you, MIA update to the buggy iOS 8 beta </3

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Type in Yosemite (all this light Helvetica on translucent panels) looks really ugly on a non-Retina display.

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benkimediyorum Design VS User Experience pic.twitter.com/kq6HFKw4qR

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aloria Tonight I have a date with a model 😊

…and a view…
…and a controller…

…tonight I’m coding alone.

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 8:05 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@andreaszecher Philip Cheang (By Implication, Ateneo de Manila University)

— thanks for this, btw!

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Totalbiscuit This game supports more than two players - blueplz.blogspot.com/2014/08/this-g…

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PNPhotline Tweeps,if u have additional info/pics about the alleged people with guns along edsa,pls DM us or tx 09178475757.ty po pic.twitter.com/3rtSJWr69W

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:29 PM, Sep 1st, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jesterinexile cmon guys

that picture is proof positive that everybody with a smartphone is a walking CCTV and a potential ally against criminality

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