Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

December 2017

@kstenflan I blame the unreasonably short timer. You’re still plenty cute, tho

Also, more arcade games! ❤️

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstenflan from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

staennis Thread of the gems that the Metro Manila Film Festival gave us. A reminder of its role and place in the cultural la..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…QH

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:58 PM, Dec 28th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

AllisonCalhoun1 My aunt got a google home for Xmas & she already has “Alexa”. This morning we were messing around with the google h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ep

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:45 AM, Dec 28th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

@kstenflan I am really glad you went on this wild ride with me together <3 looking forward to the road ahead and more fun times to come!

via Twitter Web Client in reply to kstenflan

onlxn Rematching my dad in Scrabble. Have never beaten him. He was once top 30 in the American dictionary, but he is old now, and I NEED this

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:39 PM, Dec 26th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

tr1pnautic That “resignation” of Polong Duterte serves as a distraction from Davao’s real tragedy.

37 BPO workers were burne..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…jJ

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:02 AM, Dec 26th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

When you’ve been helping (and being helped by) friends through tough spots, depression, and breakups this week pic.twitter.com/Pq5KucI4AZ

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

meekloaf So this ice cream shop here at Century Mall has an all deaf staff and I think it’s just beautiful 😭 my heart is hap..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…PH

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:57 PM, Dec 24th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

JuliaHass I just learned that elephants think humans are cute the way humans think puppies are cute (the same part of the bra..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4a

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:21 AM, Dec 24th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

stroughtonsmith Huge @markgurman scoop if true: Apple is planning a shared app platform across iOS and macOS. One ‘Universal Binary..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…rm

via Twitterrific for Mac (retweeted on 5:08 PM, Dec 23rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

anitero Dead loved ones aren’t the same as your high school crush you poisonous stain on public service. twitter.com/jldejesusinq/s…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:07 PM, Dec 23rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jeremyburge imma let myself finish but Instagram has the best volume indicator on iOS tmblr.co/ZJzXAk2T8MQxX pic.twitter.com/LQhJ6QNwtK

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:40 PM, Dec 23rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

shayman 21 years ago today: “What? We’ve been acquired by who? Apple? They’re the only company going out of business faster..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…F0

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 2:34 PM, Dec 23rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

business These Asian cities are set to grow the fastest over the next 5 years bloom.bg/2l2NDDY pic.twitter.com/dtbU2hv1kP

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 2:33 PM, Dec 23rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

theintercept Edward @Snowden’s app “Haven” uses a smartphone’s many sensors — microphone, motion detector, light detector, and c.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…QjE

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 2:45 AM, Dec 23rd, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Spectral — A New Screen-First Typeface for Long-Form Text, commissioned by Google Fonts
design.google/library/spectr…E

/.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…tV5

via Tweetbot for Mac

thegameawards Thank you for always daydreaming Hideo! twitter.com/hideo_kojima_e…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:41 PM, Dec 21st, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Cracked it open to clean and here, a helpful notice for honest technicians: pic.twitter.com/k5J0wQYqbg

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

Yamazuya You, a pleb: Elon Musk is the modern Renaissance man!

Me, an intellectual: Terry Crews is an ex-NFL, Star Wars ins..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…sn

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 5:34 PM, Dec 20th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

sofimi this is the perfect example of trying to use fancier words when simpler ones like “and” or “&” work just fine, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Fh

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:31 PM, Dec 20th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

@xtauymatiao Yup, we’re okay. :) just have to replace the car window. Cam is pretty sad over losing her files, tho :(

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to xtauymatiao from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

when google maps quotes a tweet with apple maps in it 😜 twitter.com/googlemaps/sta…

via Tweetbot for Mac

V_Ben Send dunes twitter.com/Gizmodo/status…

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 11:47 AM, Dec 19th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Hellchick For those of you who work in social media, I need to share the story of my friend who died, and I didn’t know because algorithms.

via Twitter for Windows (retweeted on 8:25 AM, Dec 19th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

toddthomas If it turns out Apple indeed decided to throttle iPhone CPUs in order to avoid a mass recall/replacement of batteri..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Yc

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 3:01 AM, Dec 19th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Slightly nerdier pro tip: I leave a small note *inside* my laptop saying “if you see this note, this laptop is prob..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…WW

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

Also, pro tip: on MacBooks, consider setting an EFI firmware password —support.apple.com/en-us/HT204455L

This prevents anyo.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…q27

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

Sister had stuff stolen; dad’s car had window smashed in. Merry Christmas, sigh :(

via Tweetbot for Mac

An 18-year-old Filipino student from Leyte. Go you! ✨🚀

rappler.com/science-nature… twitter.com/ziyatong/statu…

via Tweetbot for Mac

jtm_ I’m getting tired of the meme saying “if it passes you’ll pay $14.99 for Twitter and $.10 per Google..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…DN

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:57 PM, Dec 18th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

frankpallotta Disney now owns Star Wars, Marvel, Indiana Jones, Disney World and the Simpsons. If they acquire my parent’s divorc..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gX

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:43 PM, Dec 18th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

I choose to believe everyone in The Force Awakens / The Last Jedi is poly 💕 twitter.com/finnswar/statu…

via Twitter Web Client

turing_police this translator did not know the english word “necromancer” but they improvised and honestly this is better pic.twitter.com/CdG42k39JW

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:43 PM, Dec 18th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

blakeir There is a fake hair on this ad to get you to swipe up.

Someone needs to stop these “growth hackers.” pic.twitter.com/FpqMdMOP2m

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:41 PM, Dec 18th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

oliviawalch Comic about the kids pic.twitter.com/LneN1Ff32u

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 1:10 AM, Dec 18th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

actually, I think we’d be culturally less lazy if it weren’t so damn hot all the time

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

This cold weather is delightful 💙

It definitely makes walking, biking, and commuting much more tolerable in Metro Manila 🚶🚴🏻‍♂️🚌

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

And if you’re a designer who must remember only one thing, run your images through ImageOptim. Your developers and..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…OH

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

Exhaustively comprehensive guide to optimizing images for web + apps: formats, tools, and techniques.

Must-read f..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…l4

via Twitter for iPhone

another favorite game, @LifeIsStrange, is launching on iPhone/iPad too! whoooo

(if you couldn’t play it on mac/pc/..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…kg

via Twitter Web Client in reply to _phi

@xergin_fwc we can always appreciate the art separately from the artist. hahaha

via Twitter Web Client in reply to xergin_fwc

wethsworld i asked this guy “How tall are you?” and he handed me this pic.twitter.com/HVoCMuPFLz

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:39 PM, Dec 14th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

Now I wish Apple would just support the PS4/XboxOne controllers on iOS, given how they “just work” perfectly on mac..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…VO

via Twitter Web Client

Fez is on the App Store for iPhones + iPads! One of my fav indie puzzle-platformers

toucharcade.com/2017/12/13/pol…

via Twitter Web Client

Twitter is finally rolling out native threading support! 🎉🙌
It only took them like, a few years nbd..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Vh

via Twitter Web Client

vinnycrack we have finally reached the generation that doesn’t know what MySpace is twitter.com/sidebae/status…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:57 PM, Dec 13th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

@kstenflan Cooking, like any act of creation, is transformative: from raw material to something delightful. :)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstenflan

Google crowdsourcing interest / opinion? pic.twitter.com/gaA3k7BZv9

via Twitter for iPad

If Apple’s CEO starting a cooking show on YouTube, he could call it “Tim Cooks”

via Tweetbot for Mac

impishfae Child: Mum, can computers do emails?

Me: Er. Um. What?

Child: Can they send emails?

Me (penny dropping): Like a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…K5

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:57 PM, Dec 12th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@julyabuhain @kstenflan nice counter! I’m glad you were open to it, and these puns aren’t too heavy.

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to julyabuhain

leeunkrich In case you didn’t think art and storytelling was important, I just received this in the mail. pic.twitter.com/Dt4FRyV9iz

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 5:12 PM, Dec 12th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Suribot The trinity. pic.twitter.com/XCyxhb9rjx

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:08 PM, Dec 12th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Apple releases open-source “Turi Create” machine learning classification framework on GitHub. Cool stuff!

github.com/apple/turicrea…

via Tweetbot for Mac

@kstenflan I’ll join but I’ll likely just leech off you and @julyabuhain

my contribution will be bad puns, becaus..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Rc

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to kstenflan

TheJWittz LOL Nintendo’s pun game 💯 pic.twitter.com/zxhNfK2H9n

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:35 PM, Dec 12th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

trashkweeen tangina hindi pa aabot pang GOTSCOMBODD70 pic.twitter.com/lIYU8dE4mu

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:16 PM, Dec 10th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

@kstenflan Hey. We’re werewolves, not swearwolves

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstenflan

@syk0saje Good news, algorithms think this video is super relevant and interesting pic.twitter.com/ylS0SWmzFG

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to syk0saje

@kstenflan shhhh don’t pull back the curtain and ruin the magic ✨

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstenflan

@kstenflan If you love someone, let them go. If they come back, they’ll have been remixed and synthesized

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstenflan

@wilhansen_li HN is its own little weird bubble of super-libertarian Silicon Valley techbros. comments are always w..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…zs

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to wilhansen_li

“[Facebook is] also testing a solar drone that will beam internet to sub-Saharan Africa and has engineers working o..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…tq

via Twitter for iPad in reply to _phi

“I don’t think you can underestimate how much of a role [Facebook plays] in societal discourse. This is a real mome..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…PB

via Twitter for iPad in reply to _phi

This is an amazingly well-written article on the incredibly dark state of affairs in our country.

The Test Lab for..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…RC

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

SilverVVulpes so what you are saying is, Century Fox is now Disney

which means the Alien franchise is now Disney

which means Xe..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Uj

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:25 PM, Dec 8th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

johnnemann Seeing so-called “gamers” complain about art games, personal games, walking simulators…
Well suck it up and “git..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…o8

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:20 PM, Dec 8th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

if it works, then it works! no need to use the shiny new thing in vogue (unless you want to) twitter.com/levelsio/statu…

via Twitter for iPhone

met the metas tonight :)

via Twitter for iPhone

allyjung South Korean e-gamers often joke, “I can beat you playing with my feet (instead of hands),” when anticipating an ea..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…xJ

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:51 PM, Dec 7th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

How long until we develop AI that detects the presence of AI-based tampering

and then we have an AI cold war, yay twitter.com/olifranklin/st…

via Tweetbot for Mac

Portal Bridge Constructor!

(because Valve can’t count to three, but hey, I’ll take it)

youtube.com/watch?v=5O-hLj…

via Tweetbot for Mac

I Made My Shed The Top Rated Restaurant On TripAdvisor —

man, I’d love to do something like this

vice.com/en_uk/article/…

via Twitter Web Client

@kstenflan I still can’t believe I have you in my life :)

via Twitter Web Client in reply to kstenflan

kexxt 🎄
He’s making a database
He’s sorting it twice
SELECT * FROM Contacts WHERE Behavior = ‘nice’
SQL Clause is coming to town
🎄

via Tweetbot for Mac (retweeted on 12:05 PM, Dec 5th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

@syk0saje I’m not

We are terrible people in this office

via Twitter Web Client in reply to syk0saje

It’s like Twitter, but in the newspaper twitter.com/hematomancer/s…

via Tweetbot for Mac

datukhensem At a job interview
Interviewer: Do you have experience with Microsoft Excel?
Me: Yes
Interviewer: Show me.
Me: S..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…dm

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:24 PM, Dec 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

darylginn How to get a job at Apple. pic.twitter.com/LtMesDDM33

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:22 PM, Dec 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

adamheine How “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” didn’t used to be about rape, why we think it is, and a subtle backstory for why some..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…YD

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:10 PM, Dec 4th, 2017 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@dmartinng flaunt your youth now, you’re not too far behind ;p

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to dmartinng

The first text message was sent 25 years ago today

Man, I know people younger than that

engadget.com/2017/12/03/fir…

via Tweetbot for Mac

@SlackHQ Yup, that’s exactly what I meant! Sorry if that was unclear. (I’d consider those a “sent to,” in a way.)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to SlackHQ

@SlackHQ hey, it’d be really helpful if your official Twitter integration also included quoted tweets of an account! pic.twitter.com/ksSW8YsBty

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