Philip Cheang (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

April 2017

me, but with my regular dominant hand twitter.com/la7mb/status/8…

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@tracymonsod huhu, thanks tracy! hugs. would love to catch up with you + FA faculty soon :)

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wow, I thought I was totally okay + great yesterday, but things happened today and now I am totally not. thanks brain, thanks feels!

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@janbelmonte no, I just got back last week. let me know when’s a good time for you!

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dear PLDT, this is a shitty reply. you shouldn’t need IP whitelisting. by design, the internet does optimal routing.
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zeynep With this data, Amazon won’t be able to just sell you clothes or judge you. It could analyze if you’re depressed or..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…ME

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Still cruisin’ in the twenties, don’t harsh my jam

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then I realized, it’s a way for Amazon to

1. learn what people are wearing
2. learn to predict fashion trends
3. influence trends by rating

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first I thought… why use AI to style check and “rate” your OOTD and suggest what to wear? would you actually trusttwitter.com/i/web/status/8…f3G5

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Amazon Echo Look. If listening wasn’t creepy enough, now we stare too

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@kstentan also, idk. I think one needs to grow a thick skin regardless. in the Real World™ especially, the public is an unforgiving critic

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@kstentan failed his class, took another of his, still consider them among my better classes

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@kstentan are you sure he didn’t try to hit you with his cane

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Oh, the satellite imagery is all distorted too. Not sure if Google auto-traces roads, or if the map + image layer g..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…0b

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ANCALERTS Matthew Cua tells us what it’s like transitioning from being an engineer to being a startup CEO. ..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Fv

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Driverless Cars Learning From GTA5

Life imitates art, AI learns from AI. Like an elaborate adversarial neural net. bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

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You’ve never seen true Cyan before, and it’s beautiful - The Meta Picture themetapicture.com/youve-never-se…

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@tjmanotoc @sakayph thanks! We’ve seen Remix; it’s super cool. Challenge locally is transport modes don’t fit structured models from abroad

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@kstentan you should start a course. PH603 – Philosophy and Semiotics of Non-Representational Cake Flavoring

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giasison Glad to know that schools are starting to offer support in mental health.Here’s the one from UP (just e..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…zy

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pavelvond All there is to know about the nature of politics in the in 1 shot: some did jail time,some will but t..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…2U

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A piece from @EntrepreneurPH on @sakayph’s partnership with @Uber_PH (that’s a lot of PH’s) —
twitter.com/sakayph/status…k

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@kstentan I can give them to you in person on Friday :)

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PSA: You can now get Starcraft + Brood War for FREE 🎉

also updated to work on latest Windows + macOS (finally)

techcrunch.com/2017/04/18/sta…

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“i woke af like dis” —@syk0sajee on being a millennial

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thinkdatasci Check out the next piece of our ongoing work with @MMDA, analyzing Metro Manila @waze traffic data! 🚗 🚙 stories.thinkingmachin.es/EDSA-chokepoin…

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Polygon Tencent steps into the ring against Steam polygon.com/2017/4/17/1532…

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@cammercheanger i look sleepy af (because I am. 24 hours of travel is no joke)

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Root: a programmable bank account with full API access (!)

Want this so badly. Exciting stuff for !

root.co.za

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@kennethgyu Well idk man, that still sounds like it’d be pretty interesting

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Did @slcairport change their announcement text-to-speech software? It doesn’t sound like @SiriouslySusan (the voice of Siri) anymore :(

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Jack_Slater The bomb Trump just dropped on Afghanistan cost $314 million.

Enough money to fix the water crisis in Flint almost three times over.

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well we at least have some good news today twitter.com/verge/status/8…

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NASA LIVE NOW: We have exciting news about beyond Earth! Watch & learn about the discoveries:..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…7y

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Google searches for ‘World War 3’ at record high -thenewdaily.com.au/news/world/201…o

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/ht @julyabuhain, who I need to get wacom nibs, apparently twitter.com/herrobrit/stat…

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carterjwm HELP ME PLEASE. A MAN NEEDS HIS NUGGS pic.twitter.com/4SrfHmEMo3

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Really proud that @sakayph made @inc_asean’s Top 40 startups in the Philippines! 🇵🇭 🚀 inc-asean.com/editor-picks/t…

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Even cooler would be a frankenphone made from different colors / generations of parts. Maybe throw in some laser en..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…HU

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Dude builds his own iPhone 6S from spare parts in Shenzhen, China. So cool. —youtube.com/watch?v=leFuF-…c

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AI-assisted drawing, from Google

The machines are coming for us (but this still pretty cool!)..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…cg

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web_goddess Married geek life. 🤓 ift.tt/2ovcweH pic.twitter.com/RHxQjyXREc

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nytimes .@berehulak has won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography. Photos of the war on drugs in the Philippines..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…A9

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Every time I read a US airline horror story, it’s about United Airlines. what a shitshow

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thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/…

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@syk0saje This is how I feel doing story estimation points during sprint planning

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caveheraa I’m starting a thread on what the chemical gas Sarin is. And it will be graphic (warning).
This is how children died. Our children.

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So Twitter just released APIs for building chatbots in DMs. (it’s the trend)

Pretty cool, but don’t forget core UX..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…KL

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When you design to simplify or clarify, you are implicitly making decisions for other people.

Be mindful of the im..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…6Y

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@syk0saje so if our apps are successful, I get to show up everywhere?

jk thanks for the link

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SwiftOnSecurity WHY DIDN’T APPLE JUST MAKE THIS THING
NOW IT’S A JET ENGINE INSTEAD OF A TRASH CAN pic.twitter.com/TD1wnkEzXA

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Recode It’s getting harder and harder to tell Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter apart recode.net/2017/4/4/15168… pic.twitter.com/cMZAqv3QsM

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Apple still cares about pros? There may be hope yet —twitter.com/daringfireball…2

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Samsung’s Android replacement riddled with security flaws; researcher calls it “worst code he’s ever seen.”

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RIP Map Maker :( I spent many hours editing roads and features. at least they live on in Google Maps twitter.com/arstechnica/st…

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it just clicked that these were all things I saw in the 90s

god I am old twitter.com/cyclpsrock/sta…

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(‘course, you don’t have to do it all. You can partner w/ people who have those skills. But interdisciplinary visibility is super important)

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Speaking from experience: yup, totally agree.

To design + launch a good product means seeing the whole picture. twitter.com/asallen/status…

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These “bent-horizon” photos are pretty rad.

How we can deform perspective using today’s tools is cray —.twitter.com/i/web/status/8…tRG

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RIP Ikutaro Kakehashi, founder of Roland, co-creator of MIDI 😔

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Evolutionary marvels of biological aerodynamics.

Still pesky little buggers.

arstechnica.co.uk/science/2017/0…

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MitchOlusola Here’s a thread of advice/information for cisgender (non-transgender people) who want to support the trans communit..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…U4

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