Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

October 2016

@grosshuman right? need to visit this place someday! so glad we have the internet to share tiny hidden things with the global consciousness

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This is an absolutely amazing thread. Getting lost, urban discovery, and finding the unexpected. Also, TYPEWRITERS twitter.com/mwichary/statu…

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Good news, you can buy ~more accessories/dongles~ to fix that

/s twitter.com/CaseyNeistat/s…

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@janbelmonte fair, but in a few yrs we’ll have USB-C flash disks

bonus: they fit/work on Android phones

but not iPhone, because lightning

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@janbelmonte nah, this means you can actually use any power bank to charge it, with USB-A to C

(well… more like make it drain more slowly)

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I am very ok with this I/O (dongles notwithstanding)

external GPU over thunderbolt 3, amirite pic.twitter.com/rhGUIkRWLk

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ok I’m getting more sold on this Touch Bar thing, but I think it could’ve been better. look at that space above!..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…Tv

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“The Mac is more than a product to us, it’s a testament to everything we do and everything we create at Apple.”

ok where the macs tim

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HapaxLegoman they’re called “livejournals” pic.twitter.com/zzgyQhgNXx

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:47 AM, Oct 27th, 2016 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

Watson is the AI that beat the two best Jeopardy players on Jeopardy, now close to doctors at medical diagnosis…twitter.com/i/web/status/7…hY

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This video feels like an Apple piece, but it’s from Microsoft (!)

there had better be some srsly nice Macs tmrw :(

youtube.com/watch?v=BzMLA8…

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The Studio really harks back to the iMac G4, one of my fav ever desktop designs. I had one back in 2002.

How thing..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…zK

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cwgabriel So I uh… already have a Surface Studio and I wrote about it. penny-arcade.com/news/post/2016…

via Twitter for Windows (retweeted on 2:59 AM, Oct 27th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

The Surface Studio is, I think, the first serious, legit competitor to Apple’s iMac in a long, long time.

yay comp..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…9O

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ok, I’m really glad Microsoft “adopted” SketchUp after Google disowned them, it’s one of my fav apps

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@sofimi maybe you can spend the whole day in the mall, typing on the display model to get used to it. hahaha we’ll see reviews in a few days

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@sofimi visit a store and try the keyboard of a 12” MacBook, it should be pretty similar

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“Hey, UI/UX designers. Stop pushing pixels. Make the computer do your dirty work.”

This @subformapp looks amazing

medium.com/subform/hey-ui…

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@dmartinng @julyabuhain @syk0saje excuse me, I am well-respected here and no one pranks me

they do like annoying me like hell, tho

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@dmartinng @julyabuhain see, @syk0saje wants to waste company money doing his prank calls

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@julyabuhain @syk0saje no, it’s so everyone can have onion rings

but srsly, for calling agencies, suppliers, offices, etc

also onion rings

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idkbria [translation] apple pay landed in japan and everyone’s basically just making memes out of it pic.twitter.com/dC1FAkB8FD

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:11 PM, Oct 26th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@charlesatan snail mail? isn’t that how I get packages I ordered online? what are these “messages” and “letters” and “postcards”?

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@xanderKhan oh damn I thought I replied HAHA sorry

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Software company where everyone is under 30, uses smartphones

Never had a landline, since founding six yrs ago

I..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…sJ

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@dmartinng @syk0saje you can’t get onion rings with burger king meals online

stupid foodpanda

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“How much does UX cost around the world?”

Cool stuff! (PS: dear friends, please charge more) medium.theuxblog.com/how-much-does-…

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“Alexander Hamilton” Performed with American Sign Language

This is pretty cool

openculture.com/2016/10/alexan…

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@MMDA for the expansion of no coding window roads on Nov 1, is the road along white plains considered part of C5/ka..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…Uq

via Twitter for iPhone from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

@daringfireball @gruber I believe Viber supports E2E encryption, and does multi-device. (I hate their UI though.) viber.com/en/security-ov…

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@syk0saje @sakayph @wilhansen_li @kennethgyu @levi_io @therodricktan so kapag light-medium… it’s meh-lel? and medium-heavy is lel-wiw?

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@janbelmonte the web is built on a foundation of duct tape and bubble gum

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@syk0saje DNS is one of those things that’re a bit of a challenge to decentralize tho, ‘cause authoritativeness, distribution, identity, etc

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(actually, if the ran apps, I think it could take a sizable chunk of the tablet market from kids. And grown-ups. *cough*)

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Nintendo’s new console is the Switch, and it’s a… dockable tablet? I’m okay with this.youtube.com/watch?v=f5uik5…od

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nababaha Output of new tool to identify barangays under threat from immminent floods using pic.twitter.com/givs4Q8EU1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:26 AM, Oct 20th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

nababaha Rainfall amount in the Philippines for the past hour. pic.twitter.com/EsN7wyMes1

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Why do people expect so much for free :/

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Super cool and chilling stuff. I love think-piece games <3 (From the creator of Coming Out Simulator, and Parable o..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…1B

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man, I am totally doing this for halloween

twitter.com/ZacCrueger/sta…

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MMDA extends ‘no-window’ number coding scheme to 8 p.m., more roads affected starting Nov. 1

I can’t even 😐

gmanetwork.com/news/story/585…

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Just another vector icon set…

… in pure CSS. zero images, SVGs, or dependenciecssicon.spaceRViQ@DesignJokesokes — cool stuff!

via Twitter for iPhone from Quezon City, National Capital Region

Ten Modern Software Engineering Mistakes

(some of these are painfully familiar)

medium.com/@rdsubhas/10-m…

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JamieSkella It’s… so… perfect. pic.twitter.com/mOfVAsd6SV

via Buffer (retweeted on 11:39 PM, Oct 15th, 2016 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

jacquemanabat Philip Cheang of By Implication & app developer of sakay.ph says commuting in Metro Manila is difficult cites popul..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…Le

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:00 PM, Oct 14th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

SWildlifepics Some Russian photographer captures the cutest squirrel photo session ever pic.twitter.com/Qb3AKC7T1X

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DOTr_PH Leave your cars at home and try the new P2P buses. Check this guide from @sakayph for everything you have to know a..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…lP

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:28 PM, Oct 14th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

chipperpj Any GIS experts out there? twitter.com/turtlesatJCU/s…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:24 PM, Oct 14th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

SAI Google added a fact-check feature to help you tell if news stories are accurate read.bi/2do5Mtj pic.twitter.com/mfwf1uhlFh

via Business Insider (retweeted on 10:14 AM, Oct 14th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

1% hey this is interesting
33% omg a Makoto Shinkai film that *isn’t sad*!
66% hey wait NO
90% NO I TAKE IT BACK WHY
100% HUHU I’M SO GLAD

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

Finally saw 君の名は (Your Name) with @cammercheanger. It was beautiful and I had many feels huhuhu

forbes.com/sites/olliebar…

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Check out our new guide to P2P buses! 😄 (creds: Patsy + @wilhansen_li)

You can also use the Sakay.ph app — it has.twitter.com/i/web/status/7…QKv

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FioraAeterna who the heck decided to call it the Galaxy Note 7 and not the Death Note

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cnnphlife “Driving is not your right, it is something you need to earn.” - @jdeakin72 bit.ly/2dZbAfB

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English man spends 11 hours trying to make cup of tea with Wi-Fi kettle

I love technology

theguardian.com/technology/201…

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bbybinch Happy coming out day!! I’m coming out of my cage and I’ve been doing just fine gotta gotta be down because I want it all it started out with

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:13 AM, Oct 12th, 2016 via TweetDeck)

CerealVelocity How to sell a smartphone:

2015
• 4GB RAM
• QHD display

2016
• 3.5mm headphone jack
• Doesn’t explode

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:47 AM, Oct 12th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@chipperpj heavy stuff. i have very mixed feelings. hahaha

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“When her best friend died, she rebuilt him with artificial intelligence.”

amazing, but creepy
also,

theverge.com/a/luka-artific…

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saxen8 Minimum viable product. Do it right. pic.twitter.com/c0kylp5xr5

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:10 AM, Oct 11th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Critical analysis of iOS 10 lockscreen experience —

Too true :( <3 new features, but iOS has gotten less “obvious”
uxdesign.cc/a-critical-ana…I

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jacquemanabat Dry run of suspension of window hours will be implemented on Oct12-14. No apprehensions but motorists will only be reminded of new policy

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:55 PM, Oct 10th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

JennnQuinn “We’re soaring”
“Flying” pic.twitter.com/NH6Dy9vDfY

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:26 PM, Oct 10th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jakewyattriot look at the terrifying civility and decency of these polite-ass canadians GOOD LORD pic.twitter.com/Dp7fwXi8hj

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:20 AM, Oct 10th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jhamby I can. Google only has like 200 engineers total. They’re complete fucking cheapskates. That’s why I resigned. . @thegrugq

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:10 AM, Oct 10th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jhamby The problem with is it was developed on the cheap. I quit because I was disgusted by burnout. @pw08 @KhabirM @tamcheehong @thegrugq

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:09 AM, Oct 10th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

How fake accounts were used to spread political propaganda and influence PH elections — rappler.com/newsbreak/inve…Hpic.twitter.com/mca7b0kcHRR

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This is nothing short of inexcusable. Disgusting. twitter.com/rmlewisuk/stat…

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I miss this game. It got me through some tough times in 2015 twitter.com/LifeIsStrange/…

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“aww man I love key and peele dis gonna be fun”

— *three minutes later*

“holy crap wtf did I just watch”
youtube.com/watch?v=sRfnev…W

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This isn’t the MS Paint we know and love (and maybe hate)

Where will we make bad (or surprisingly good) art constr..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…nN

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“Fortune favors the bold.”
(It was quite the journey to get this shot! — Fortune Island)
instagram.com/p/BLSwqJUhyGY/Epic.twitter.com/cuU30PfgwXX

via Twitter for iPhone from Nasugbu, Calabarzon

Summerson I tool Google Assistant to “send me weather daily at 7:15 AM.”

This is what I got back. I’m dying. pic.twitter.com/RwVNsxLWg3

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:47 PM, Oct 7th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

craigmod iPhone 7 vs Leica M9-P: petapixel.com/2016/10/05/iph… pic.twitter.com/sHSGGIJjPt

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Paging @waze! Now would be a great time to build an “avoid EDSA + C5” option. Please? :< twitter.com/inquirerdotnet…

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olivercameron 💥 We just open sourced 223GB of driving data (collected in Mountain View). Enjoy! medium.com/udacity/open-s… pic.twitter.com/b1T4hdYsvq

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 4:18 AM, Oct 7th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

codepo8 Can we stop bad-mouthing CSS in developer talks, please? christianheilmann.com/2016/10/05/can… - you’re not clever, you stop our community from growing

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:56 AM, Oct 6th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

riklomas ❎ Client not paid?
✅ Add opacity to the body tag and increase it every day until their site completely fades away

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evepeyser twitter is the best site because it lets people be stupid in unbelievable ways twitter.com/MonicaCrowley/…

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This is an amazing talk hahaha

fuckdropdowns.com

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“How It Feels To Learn JavaScript in 2016”

I do this for a living. I’ve been on both sides. Exactly how it feels. 💔
hackernoon.com/how-it-feels-t…

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these phones are really nice!

can people please stop getting samsungs now twitter.com/google/status/…

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As are many software companies around the world twitter.com/githubstatus/s…

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Create user interfaces with React, code with Ruby. (Nice if Ruby is used for the backend — one language for both)
ruby-hyperloop.ioJ

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“The new Gaming Platform requires 0 bytes of disk space and won’t add a single byte to the size of our apps.”

🎉

V..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…g3

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sofimi If you think they’re “just words” & don’t realize those words establish the culture that it’s ok to kill, be rude, abuse power, ang saklap.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:20 PM, Oct 3rd, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

business Philippine President Duterte apologizes to Jews for Hitler comments bloom.bg/2cLFTom pic.twitter.com/FwCoZ7umcj

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I dislike Google Apps’ new branding (“G Suite”? really?), but the Dr. Seuss vibe in this video is kinda cute

youtube.com/watch?v=EZmXEF…

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jud_hiroshima Typing Hiroshima in Latin alphabet and in Kanji in Google shows how much the image associated to this city differs..twitter.com/i/web/status/7…yB

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mlq3 Your vote reflects your judgment in one moment in time. Citizenship does not end there. Every day’s a choice, you have freedom to discern.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:46 AM, Oct 1st, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)