Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Metro Manila, Philippines

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

April 2018

0xabad1dea If you need evidence that programming and testing are both REALLY hard, consider how they keep finding new bugs in..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…XF

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 12:01 AM, Apr 23rd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

dosnostalgic March 1992 pic.twitter.com/WfHFZ9CzBX

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:59 PM, Apr 22nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

ToTheEndDamien Bold GDPR prep by Facebook. In a nutshell: “Don’t want us using your data for ad targeting? Go away then.” pic.twitter.com/rAdK9jkDBX

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:56 PM, Apr 22nd, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

when you have a design system, but aren’t totally consistent about using it twitter.com/MikeWestDesign…

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A change in shotguns’ rarity color completely changed player behavior, even though no stats were actually adjusted…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Dy

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@wilhansen_li are you pointing out its existence with regards to my second paragraph, or making a glib sarcastic reply to my first? hahaha

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you can make your own programs and toys on the Switch, via drag-and-drop! — it feels like a simpler version of the.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…xfR

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Fonts.LOLgg

the first full-color OpenType-SVG font provider — they even have a nifty palette customtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…7QQQL

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VuePress, a static site generator built on top of Vue + Markdown

bonus: your lightweight, SEO-friendly, prerendere..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…XK

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LotteLeicht1 Parliament adopts strong Res pressing gov to:
release Senator Leila De Lima
end extrajudicial kill..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0q

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:47 PM, Apr 20th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

Snowden I have criticized @telegram’s security model in the past, but @durov’s response to the Russian government’s totalit..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ux

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:35 AM, Apr 18th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

Verifying my identity on Peepeth.com 0xa00fc1bba416e2be18dc69ff1f7eb5524185f5b5

via Twitter Web Client

matthew_d_green Guide to iOS estimated passcode cracking times (assumes random decimal passcode + an exploit that breaks SEP thrott..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2s

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:49 PM, Apr 17th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

@deannaque since when are you a brand ambassador

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ryanqnorth In the first 5 minutes of Lost in Space, the displays are in meters but the audio readout is in feet. Anyway that’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UL

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 3:59 PM, Apr 17th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@charlesatan they’re been very good and very responsive in our experience, so I’m a little let down right now :(

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Our office’s Converge fiber line has been down since 1AM :/ Apparently all their SME customers systemwide are affec..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…WC

via Twitter Web Client

thomas___mcfall Hey guys, I know I usually just post shitty jokes on my Twitter but bear with me because I wanted to share somethin..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ny

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:06 AM, Apr 17th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

we have to be careful with Machine Learning + AI — that we don’t reinforce our biases and repeat our cultural mista.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…z4P

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seyyedreza Turkish is a gender neutral language. There is no “he” or “she” - everything is just “o”. But look what happens whe..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…OF

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:10 PM, Apr 16th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@xanderKhan That was the reading when I got to the station! Haha

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to xanderKhan

sakayph Thank you so much @VulcanPost for featuring us on your series! Watch the video and get to know more..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Vt

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:26 PM, Apr 16th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

We built the surveillance apparatus portrayed in Minority Report much sooner than people anticipated

bbc.com/news/world-asi…

via Twitter for iPhone

@innaatan what if one is OCD about people using the word OCD incorrectly

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JamesFallows I’ve been waiting for someone to do this story. Fortunately, it’s in @TheAtlantic, and very well done by @ibogost

theatlantic.com/technology/arc…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:34 AM, Apr 14th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

netflix well its on there now if u wanna ruin it for everyone, neil twitter.com/neiltyson/stat…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:47 AM, Apr 14th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

XCK3D Hey, you know what? Let’s educate some people about how some game art stuff is made.

The Game Industry tends to be..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…2p

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:22 PM, Apr 13th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

We got featured in @VulcanPost’s Startup Fridays series! Check out this video they made on @sakayph..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0y

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@rukku @sakayph We actually collected that data ourselves!

Thanks for the feedback! Could you let us know the name of the UV, if possible?

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to rukku

Wey, a fast, open-source Slack desktop client powered by Yue

Still missing a lot of features (and design), but hop..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…CV

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Brutalist design is the bad influence we all need in UX and on the web —
imaginarycloud.com/blog/why-we-ne…6pic.twitter.com/4zwZQZg9aMM

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@rukku @sakayph checked with data team: we do have a possible route, but we currently avoid informal or intermediar..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…rW

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@rukku @sakayph we should, though!

— can you share a link from the app where you expect results?
— have you triedtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…YN2I

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to rukku

@rukku @sakayph We’ve got a TON now, actually :) but we don’t have a public list or guide yet.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to rukku

Ang ganda. I am really digging this.

Quiapo Free is a brush typeface inspired by handpainted signs on Jeepneys and..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Mh

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This Saturday at 2PM: @DefconMNL’s next meet up is a Surveillance Self-Defense Workshop for Journalists and Writers..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…cX

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FedeItaliano76 One of the most beautiful trains ever made, the ‘Mercury’ streamliner, designed in Art Deco-style by Henry Dreyfuss..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Ei

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:00 PM, Apr 11th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

MikeIsaac the story on Zuckerberg’s disappearing messages last week seemed small but really was instructive on how he views h..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…4l

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:43 AM, Apr 11th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

JustinBrookman This is classic Facebook: Grassley asks about Facebook’s data usage practices, and Zuckerberg gives an answer about..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…BK

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:51 AM, Apr 11th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

ptychomancer I love maps & their promise of fractal discovery.
I love procedural generation and the aesthetics of the unauthored..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ON

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:17 PM, Apr 9th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

tomwarren Windows Phone’s death is complicated. Microsoft wanted to bring its licensing model to mobile. OEMs wanted “free” l..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Nj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:41 PM, Apr 9th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

How Nikon lost professional photography dominance to Canon — a story of technology, strategy, and disruption
medium.learningbyshipping.com/nikon-versus-c…r

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Antidepressants have been undeniably helpful, but I fear the withdrawal after — we still need more research, and mo.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…ah2

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The one area where China is progressive: native desktop apps. I am genuinely surprised twitter.com/lumingyin/stat…

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The shortcomings of card elements in UI design:

daverupert.com/2018/04/pitfal…

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TwitterDev Last year we announced our plan to retire Site Streams & User Streams, and replace them with the Account Activity A..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vz

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:26 PM, Apr 7th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

kerem Designers, I cannot stress the value of exploration enough. Explore everything, explore the stupidest ideas, explor..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…9Y

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:47 AM, Apr 7th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

TrentWalton Reviewed a (lovely) site for someone on twitter and realize I basically give the same type advice over & over

1) M..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…58

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:45 AM, Apr 7th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

brian_lovin This is my favorite component on the Stripe Billing page.

1. Autoplays to show different use cases
2. Interactive..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…3J

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:44 AM, Apr 7th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

PixelProspector Very interesting 9 min video about the “Importance of Key-Frames in 8-Bit Games” by @Rootayable. (many NES games ju..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…eT

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:44 AM, Apr 7th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

why are you still using facebook, a thread (+ bonus thread at the end)

twitter.com/jashkenas/stat…

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stevenf There’s a crew of us at Panic evaluating the EU GDPR regulations and what we might need to do to comply and can I j..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…wf

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:34 AM, Apr 7th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

really, @Twitter owes a TON to users, developers, and apps:

☑️ RTs
☑️ @-mentions/replies
☑️
☑️ quoting..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…0h

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to _phi

fun fact: Tweetie (a 3rd party app) was acquired by Twitter, and turned into the official Mac/iPhone app…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…VG

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@TwitterDev Actually, nah — even then, I’d still be using@tweetbott for iOS and Mac, not just the best client on th.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…SMi

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@dmartinng @TwitterDev they want us to use the official apps so they can control the user experience and brand

als..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…p2

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This wouldn’t be such a problem @TwitterDev, if you didn’t kill off Twitter for Mac, or if TweetDeck weren’t such a..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7G

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seriously? wtf? “negligence” (with Cambridge Analytica) is one thing; this is willful intent. it’s like facebook *w..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…g4

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How Cambridge Analytica’s parent company helped Duterte win 2016 Philippine election

pakshet

scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

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overwatch needs more PvE events 👌 twitter.com/PlayOverwatch/…

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🙌 I guess I could buy and play this wonderful game again

and if you haven’t yet at all, you totally totally should

twitter.com/camposanto/sta…

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nytimesworld In February, Philippine officials approved a $500 million beachfront casino on the resort island of Boracay. In Mar..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…S8

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reappropriating memery in the service of education. twitter.com/lundriguez/sta…

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jtannady I’m from the island of Java, Indonesia.

I am the Java Garbage Collector. pic.twitter.com/R5kfKYfP6c

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:21 PM, Apr 5th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

scrotumnose Playing overcooked with another person will either bring interpersonal issues to the surface or reinforce the fact..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Mo

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:39 PM, Apr 5th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

Dang, I guess I broke the first and second rules though, didn’t I…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

Additionally, the XML files from @FightClubXML have updated stuff like Unearthed Arcana, Xanathar’s Guide —
dropbox.com/sh/djnzxbnqgvk…D

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If you play D&D, I cannot recommend the Fight Club app enough. Paperless replacement for character sheets + ruleboo..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…UX

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foxville_art this is character development pic.twitter.com/Yc7f9Oh1br

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:15 PM, Apr 4th, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Fighting bias in machine learning systems is an active and conscious effort —
wired.com/story/how-code…5

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cybersoybean i illustrated for a feature article on Filipino women in history for new pop culture website..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lG

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:54 AM, Apr 4th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

shakirasison Bongbong looking for ballot anomalies. pic.twitter.com/lliTUdT7o8

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 1:52 AM, Apr 4th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

@dmartinng as long as your grab driver isn’t named Penny

Penny

Penny

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I’m having too much fun with today’s xkcd

xkcd.com/1975/

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@xergin_fwc 2004. I was 3rd year high school, I think

We are old

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@xergin_fwc Gmail also was released on April Fool’s ;P

Also 4/1 ➡️ four 1’s 😜

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HHFlashbacks That’s the prank! pic.twitter.com/cnOZQrV7dx

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:33 AM, Apr 2nd, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

1.1.1.1 —

a new DNS resolver from CloudFlare and APNIC; faster than OpenDNS and Google DNS.

also easier to remem.twitter.com/i/web/status/9…W4w

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One of the most delightful pieces of UX I’ve seen, in a reminder app

maddin.io/gestimer/ moby.to/xyjlyf

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angealbertini (author unknown, my own remake) pic.twitter.com/dDz5L5IIRR

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:31 PM, Apr 1st, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

MRPresti 45 port Ethernet switch with a side stacked 6 port RJ11 to fiber converter box. Old school. pic.twitter.com/ZtKg72HPeE

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:10 PM, Apr 1st, 2018 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Rams: a documentary about legendary designer Dieter Rams, from the director of Helvetica and Objectified.

kottke.org/18/03/rams-a-d…

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