Philip Cheang (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

October 2017

jacquemanabat Grab and Uber extend no surge charges until tomorrow Oct 17. Transport strike of PISTON continues tomorrow

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:15 PM, Oct 16th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Malala 5 years ago, I was shot in an attempt to stop me from speaking out for girls’ education. Today, I attend my first l..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…X5

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:08 AM, Oct 16th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jergason *screencast showing a developer creating a universe that contains intelligent life*
“what font are you using”
“what editor is that”

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:08 PM, Oct 13th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

gettleman I’ve covered conflict for 20 yrs. During this story, I called my wife & said: I just had worst interview of my life. nyti.ms/2z00Zq3

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:51 PM, Oct 12th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

oculus The easiest way to experience VR is here with Oculus Go, an all-new standalone headset available early 2018…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…op

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:32 PM, Oct 12th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

Also, if it were just another series, I’d say Discovery is great so far, but since it’s “Star Trek” I kinda hold it to a different standard

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

Ah, the reliable pattern of Historical Figure, Current Person, Future Fictional Character

Nice shoutout to..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ak

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Bernstein Congratulations to Freidrich Nietzsche on his new role as CNNs weekend push notification editor!! pic.twitter.com/0hXUSy9WZd

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:08 AM, Oct 11th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@kstentan Which I guess means that most people are neither honest nor mature. Also we all want to be rich.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

@kstentan I used to hold contempt for these, but realized these things are popular because these themes resonate with lots of people

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstentan

Yeaahhhh, this is really bad UX that Apple needs to fix. twitter.com/KrauseFx/statu…

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philhawksworth Truth. W3C HTML5 design principles at ift.tt/2y2EyTy pic.twitter.com/B0zHrxo2mD

via IFTTT (retweeted on 6:01 PM, Oct 10th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Papapishu Does nobody there understand how this could look bad? twitter.com/stevekopack/st…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:11 PM, Oct 10th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

cybergibbons Using HDDs as really crappy microphones by timing syscalls… github.com/ortegaalfredo/… pic.twitter.com/3ZesqrKQLH

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:29 AM, Oct 10th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

petitscygnes Gamedev culture is: Signal boosting all your friends’ games and never actually having time to play them

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 4:23 AM, Oct 10th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

dmartincy The APFS password hint bug in High Sierra was actually a copy/paste error filing keys in a dictionary. From Storage..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…W5

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:20 AM, Oct 10th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Japanese ad for “Hahon Hohaho Hie”

(It’s “Bacon Potato Pie”)

youtube.com/watch?v=7ExAyB…

via Tweetbot for Mac

@meggykawsek @wilhansen_li don’t quote the science if you can’t play with the science 🚀 ⚛️ 😜

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

@meggykawsek @wilhansen_li Also:

1️⃣ Your laptop used a hard drive, not flash storage

2️⃣ Modern flash storage is..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vc

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to meggykawsek

kwentongupd On sentences you think you’ll never hear:

PLDT account replies to Pornnhub’s tweets. pic.twitter.com/Vbl3zdE0TS

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:43 PM, Oct 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

adi_txt We’re all living in that black mirror episode where people rate people already aren’t we pic.twitter.com/Cfq0XrCT4A

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:45 PM, Oct 6th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@kstentan i did not

besides, that’s the day /before/

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to kstentan

YoungStarPhils There are a lot of misconceptions about depression, but let us share with you some facts:

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:16 AM, Oct 6th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

grosshuman joey de leon’s comments are dangerous but also how depression is commonly regarded as: an imaginary affliction excl..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…NY

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:34 PM, Oct 5th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

@_pords hahaha well I am always happy for competition

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _pords

a much better option over samsung, imho ⬇️ twitter.com/Google/status/…

via Tweetbot for Mac

@_pords we can’t be friends anymore

jk miss you come visit

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _pords

wacom-designed pen, but are there good web-based painting/drawing apps with pressure sensitivity? (genuinely curiou..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…yK

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profcarroll Yes, my worst fears confirmed. Russians did use Facebook Custom Audiences to upload and identify victims by name pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…T1

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:49 PM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

inquirerdotnet .@MochaUson invokes right against self-discri, er, incrimination at Senate hearing | @MAgerINQ ebx.sh/2gavaDG

via Echobox Social (retweeted on 6:42 PM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

How do you even mess up this badly?

PS: hi everyone please change all your passwords twitter.com/WIRED/status/9…

via Tweetbot for Mac

ajejelicano Mocha Uson: I too am a victim of fake news :(

Arsonists: Fire is dangerous :(

A murderer somewhere: I too will one day die :(

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:43 PM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

carloshconde “Philippines is becoming more like Singapore in terms of being able to walk the streets anytime at night” — DFA se..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…X9

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:08 PM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

I mean, check out this dynamic type: variable-width Sharp Grotesk. That’s rad. pic.twitter.com/TFWuQwu7s5

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

Pretty big and radical shift. Not sure how I feel, but that type is pretty nice. twitter.com/DropboxDesign/…

via Tweetbot for Mac

PhuckinCody catholic contestant: i’d like to buy 12 O’s pic.twitter.com/M6tIcsPn7h

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 3:03 AM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

mogwai_poet Dadaism spawned in the wake of World War I because that’s when people needed goofy bullshit the most. Never feel ba..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Wa

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:02 AM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

yayitsrob Facebook and Google *actively* poison the information environment and they must take responsibility for it. theatlantic.com/technology/arc…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 3:02 AM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

edbott Facebook has put The Gateway Pundit at the top of its feed today. Google News promoted a 4chan thread. Silicon Valley, we have a problem.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:34 AM, Oct 4th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

natmuseumph Parts of the Natural History Museum will open free to the public on October 29, our 116th anniversary.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:58 PM, Oct 3rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

The @natmuseumph of Natural History is finally opening soon! Such a pretty building, too —bluprint.ph/national-museu…F

via Twitter Web Client

the keyboard as a spatial controller. looks like a lot of fun! twitter.com/timgarbos/stat…

via Tweetbot for Mac

From a 1992 article debating the relevance of mobile phones. So much can happen in 25 years! twitter.com/anildash/statu…

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@charlesatan wait are you serious haha you don’t have to get me one!

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to charlesatan

OH at @byimplication: “He who controls the spice, controls the force.” — Captain Picard, of the Battlestar Atlantis

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I too have strong feelings about typography

streamable.com/ptgub

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RepressionAtCAT Thanks Spanish authorities for defending the law and the constitution in Catalonia. History and the entire world wi..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UQ

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:05 PM, Oct 1st, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

guywalters Of all the letters I’ve unearthed in archives, this is by far the best. It’s a model of how to say no to someone yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2U

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:58 PM, Oct 1st, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Ada_Log A young Hideki Kamiya, the creator of Devil May Cry, Viewtiful Joe and Bayonetta.

Do you understand now? pic.twitter.com/0yLvPLlKNM

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:54 PM, Oct 1st, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

The new Star Trek: Discovery series on Netflix has KLINGON as a subtitle option pic.twitter.com/AB1FzTpUmx

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