Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

March 2018

wycats Trump on his own taxes: I have a fiduciary duty to pay as little taxes as I can. It would be irresponsible to do ot..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…q5

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:33 PM, Mar 29th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

Sometimes you think you know everything, then you discover something new arstechnica.com/science/2018/0…

via Twitter for iPhone

mulegirl Arguing* is a critical part of working collaboratively.

Teams that optimize for consensus are putting an illusion..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ic

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:28 PM, Mar 29th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

slightlylate It’s really, *really* important for web developers & others who care about the web to understand how poorly the web..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…c0

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:25 PM, Mar 29th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

markdalgleish Ops: Back-end devs should learn ops.

Back-end devs: Front-end devs should learn back-end.

Front-end devs: Visual..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4v

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:23 PM, Mar 29th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

Hey bloggers, journalists, and writers: the next @DefconMNL meet up is talking about safety and anonymity online…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Gn

via Tweetbot for Mac

jensimmons There are many significant new(ish) tools in CSS that radically change what’s possible in web page layout & graphic..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9Y

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:01 PM, Mar 28th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

What Facebook’s sign-up page should really look like:

signupforfacebook.org

via Tweetbot for Mac

lauriegnyt In the Philippines, divorce is illegal. The result? Many don’t marry at all. Mistresses are common. Women can’t rem..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…31

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:11 AM, Mar 28th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

AndroidPolice Google is starting to block GApps on ‘uncertified’ devices, but you can register an exemption for ROMs..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gJ

via dlvr.it (retweeted on 7:00 PM, Mar 27th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Flaminhaystack If the person who named Walkie Talkies named everything

Stamps = Lickie Stickie
Defibrillators = Hearty Starty
Bum..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pd

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:29 PM, Mar 27th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@kstentan There’s not much tarot reading in Persona actually. Haha.

(There is this one person you can befriend/rom..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ls

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kstentan

this was an amazing game and I hope the anime does it justice twitter.com/pkjd818/status…

via Twitter for iPhone

syk0saje and thus devops was born pic.twitter.com/UumZBjNVg4

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:01 PM, Mar 26th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@ali__on nice. di na kailangan mag convert sa arcade!

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to ali__on

@wilhansen_li Form *is* function in this case, and they blew it

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to wilhansen_li

I mean individually they look okay, and they’re consistent as a system…

But if people can’t tell your coins aparttwitter.com/i/web/status/9…NB57

via Tweetbot for Mac

TirzaRatilla IM NUTTING SO HARD RN. ANTHOLOGY KOMIKS.???? WITH PRE-COLONIAL (MAY I REPEAT. PRE-COLONIAL) INFLUENCES???? WITH LGB..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…AZ

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 1:54 PM, Mar 26th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

junailenz mutuals: im 15
me: cool
same mutuals: i was born in 2003
me: pic.twitter.com/EtOqJeHkDE

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:54 AM, Mar 26th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

tomwarren A Facebook software engineer just emailed me. It’s clear even Facebook employees don’t understand why people are su..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…85

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:44 AM, Mar 26th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

while interesting, I see why they dropped this scene — it does kinda go against the whole optimism, forwardness, an.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…oXF

via Tweetbot for Mac

… yes, that is why I was asking you to open it, macOpic.twitter.com/6htosO2Py8y8

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

I was hoping to get some work done tonight, Adobe

I guess I [CANT] pic.twitter.com/s2f3dG2oT9

via Tweetbot for Mac

can confirm – most buzzwords are fluff.
snarky, but backed by citations (thread) 💁🏻‍♀twitter.com/random_walker/…Z6

via Twitter Web Client

DreLevinge PH writers, journalists and bloggers concerned about surveillance: by popular demand here’s the survey for our next..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ps

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:53 PM, Mar 25th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

robinhanson It still amazes me that academic fields, connected by co-citation, are arranged in a ring. Is there a missing “dark..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Hi

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:53 PM, Mar 25th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

washingtonpost Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Platt just finished performing at the March for Our Lives. Follow our live coverage here..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vu

via SnappyTV.com (retweeted on 1:41 AM, Mar 25th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

There’s something about retro Japanese video game aesthetic —
theoutline.com/post/2623/beau…V

via Tweetbot for Mac

I love these glimpses of future UX and interaction design twitter.com/keiichiban/sta…

via Tweetbot for Mac

WhaddupNico I’ve remade 300 Super Nintendo logos for the sake of preservation on the internet. All of the logos are vectorised..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wM

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:34 AM, Mar 24th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

(‘course, it’s just as likely the pages are hidden, or have an audience set to none. but eh.)

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

2.6 Million+ likes/follows. That’s commitment 🙌

techcrunch.com/2018/03/23/elo…

via Tweetbot for Mac

dylanmckaynz Downloaded my facebook data as a ZIP file

Somehow it has my entire call history with my partner’s mum pic.twitter.com/CIRUguf4vD

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:07 PM, Mar 23rd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

math_rachel reminder: machine learning can amplify biases arxiv.org/abs/1707.09457
(algorithm predicted that person cooking is a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…VH

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:51 PM, Mar 23rd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

sakayph Commute pa more! Latest P2P Bus Guide now updated in our blog and in-app! Just go to p2p.sakay.ph for th..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…H7

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:46 PM, Mar 22nd, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

I can take care of myself Netflix, thank you very much pic.twitter.com/bfg7WFGeTS

via Twitter for iPhone

The case against Facebook: “its core function makes people lonely and sad.”

vox.com/policy-and-pol…

via Tweetbot for Mac

TieTuesdayLP CHOOSE YOUR FIGHTER pic.twitter.com/hbcPNOplkQ

via Carbon v.2 (retweeted on 3:58 PM, Mar 22nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Stephen Hawking stuck with the same artificial voice for 30 years, even as the hardware slowly degraded. A Super Ni..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…I8

via Tweetbot for Mac

dcseifert microsoft is so thirsty pic.twitter.com/zFRFStwdYU

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:05 PM, Mar 22nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

chrisyeh At its peak, Microsoft Windows powered 90% of the world’s computers. Today, it’s 11%. Windows still powers 83% of t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…xE

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:42 AM, Mar 22nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jameslsutter Holy cow—if you like fantasy maps, spend some time looking at New Orleans. WHAT IS EVEN GOING ON WITH THIS CITY?! I.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…B37

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:17 AM, Mar 21st, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

I find this brusque disregard for accountability, responsibility, and even just basic respect disgusting..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Av

via Twitter for iPhone

ThomasSanders Them: But if you go to that social event, won’t you get anxious?
Me: pic.twitter.com/zRpDeFtTtl

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:19 PM, Mar 20th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

This town in Japan produces Zero Waste (!)

It’s not impossible, it just requires mindfulness and discipline —
youtu.be/OS9uhASKyjAQ

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

adtech companies abusing security protocols to track users (!)
good thing browser devs won’t stand for this crap 🙌 twitter.com/webkit/status/…

via Twitter Web Client

mcclure111 A big faceless corporation that systematically buys out all of America’s toy stores to shut them down is EXTREMELY..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…F3

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:17 AM, Mar 18th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Foone People in action movies are always doing risky things. car chases, jumping off rooftops, gunfights, explosions…
b..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…8p

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:02 PM, Mar 17th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

interesting: indie dev makes 20x revenue on Switch vs. Steam — casting a wider net doesn’t always mean you catch mo.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…eVw

via Tweetbot for Mac

Nakaka-ines yung mga magulang ni Inspector Philipp

redd.it/84mf16 pic.twitter.com/yXtf6Dgbrt

via Tweetbot for Mac

@syk0saje I’ve had design apps stop working after an OS update, plug-ins stop working after an app update, and file..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UK

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to syk0saje

guardian Stephen Hawking, modern cosmology’s brightest star, dies aged 76 trib.al/fn8SuZH

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 12:48 PM, Mar 14th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

neiltyson His passing has left an intellectual vacuum in his wake. But it’s not empty. Think of it as a kind of vacuum energy..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gh

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:47 PM, Mar 14th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

@the_francisb so sorry I didn’t see it! just replied now.

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to the_francisb

bhilburn Whoever made this is a genius. I’m still chuckling. pic.twitter.com/WPrizhVfi6

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:22 PM, Mar 7th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

thurrott “BlackBerry alleges Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram are infringing on BBM patents.” Ladies and gentlemen, I prese..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…pN

via Twitter Lite (retweeted on 1:11 PM, Mar 7th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

the failure of machine learning for automated moderation —i.imgur.com/oc3geYd.pngT

via Tweetbot for Mac

@n1dq great point; thanks for sharing! but yeah, I imagine generated passwords encouraged other bad practices (i.e…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…JT

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to n1dq

@charlesatan so I guess their security practices include the following —pic.twitter.com/xk3GP4HpHxx

via Twitter Web Client in reply to charlesatan

it is incredibly hard to design for the future. (see also: 640K of RAM) twitter.com/n1dq/status/97…

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DeannaHoak My master’s was in sociolinguistics, and I absolutely see this as true. pic.twitter.com/lbHwjSQPYj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:39 PM, Mar 6th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Real_CSS_Tricks The Australian government makes a design system: gold.service.gov.au

Au == Austrailia
Au == Gold

Get it?! pic.twitter.com/xsg6DmjqTa

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:08 PM, Mar 6th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

1. Google Analytics is not mysterious or expensive. In fact, it’s free.

2. Track things all you want, but you sti..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…uO

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

meds definitely help, but shouldn’t be the only recourse for depression.

society, situation, and culture too can b..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vS

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I sure could use a Pizza button 🍕 twitter.com/mwichary/statu…

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Johnny_Strategy For her graduation thesis, art student Airi Sugiyama spent a whole year creating this procession of cats from washi..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…FB

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:37 PM, Mar 4th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

nedwards Caveman Black Mirror episodes:
-are stone tools making our lives too easy?
-now that we have words nobody’s going t..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…y2

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:30 AM, Mar 4th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

man, I *hate* Windows

I lost a whole afternoon trying to fix this damn thing pic.twitter.com/wAlQvamjMH

via Twitter for iPhone

MattThorson We just posted our 5400-line Player class (C#) from Celeste in all its messy, mostly-undocumented glory. This is th..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Hj

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:39 PM, Mar 3rd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

steipete That’s a pretty good article on how to mess with AppStore apps/inject custom code. medium.com/@guilhermeramb…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 5:35 PM, Mar 3rd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

jcpunongbayan Here’s my Rappler piece on why China’s new, “friendly” loans to the PH are more onerous & sinister than they appear..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0z

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:26 PM, Mar 2nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

MaxKriegerVG What makes a future?

The concept of a shared “vision of tomorrow” - one adopted by an entire popular culture - is..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wq

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:02 AM, Mar 2nd, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

MaxKriegerVG If you’re attending GDC, you’re likely aware of the nice food court complex near Moscone.

That very building is wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…45

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:46 AM, Mar 2nd, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

BRIAN_____ My girlfriend can watch me shop for gifts (shoes, dresses, etc.) for her, in nearly real time, on a separate comput..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UB

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:46 AM, Mar 2nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

geofft Okay, this Trustico SSL certificate disaster looks _amazing._ As far as I can tell, the most likely story is:

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:45 AM, Mar 2nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TheRegister Google powers up latest app it’ll cancel in two years: Hangouts Chat reg.cx/2CQ4

via Vulture Central (retweeted on 1:42 AM, Mar 2nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

pablostanley Login form using an animated SVG avatar made by @dsenneff
So. Freaking. Cool!

Play with it: codepen.io/dsenneff/ pic.twitter.com/IEo3oeehXJ

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:20 PM, Mar 1st, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

jpwarren “Computers yelling Numberwang at each other” is my absolute favourite description of blockchain.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:09 PM, Mar 1st, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

KenneyNL Wrote a quick sample to generate ships, it’s 35 lines of easy to read code. We hope the community can create s..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…m0

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:09 PM, Mar 1st, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

artofsully A lot of people already know how to use duplicated mesh + reverse normals trick to get a crispy outline but enough..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…aL

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:08 PM, Mar 1st, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

People used to ⭐️ Tweets to come back to them, until Twitter turned them into ❤️’s and made them public.

Now we ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…tC

via Twitter Web Client

and here’s a great breakdown of what’s going on in that lovable dial-up handshake:

youtube.com/watch?v=abapFJ…

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

The sound of a generation, lost in the march of progress twitter.com/PainPoint/stat…

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