Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Manila, Philippines 🇵🇭

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

April 2020

stanine 📣 To my friends at @Google working on Google Slides:

• Bullets are your primary use case!
• But they are infuriat..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6B

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:22 PM, Apr 30th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

One of the best visualizations of wealth inequality I’ve seen. We’re really bad at imagining huge numbers in our he..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GL

via Twitter Web App

LopaoMD It isn’t really about “internet connectivity” or the “adoption of blended learning” or “pass/fail vs numerical grad..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xy

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 7:43 PM, Apr 30th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

pnagovph GOOD NEWS! With just one mobile app, can now search the live locations of vehicle units, and the 20..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…S8

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:46 PM, Apr 30th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

brian_lovin Pro tip for all you Safari users: you can right click on any DOM node in the inspector and grab a screenshot of tha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5X

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 2:56 AM, Apr 30th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

tonylavs Lian gets a 1.0 grade if she were my UP Law political law review or PUP constitutional law student, a 100 if enroll..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…34

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:43 AM, Apr 29th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Real-time GPS locations of DOTr buses + AFP shuttles! Stop guessing when the next ride will arrive. ⌚️

Check it ou..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gW

via Twitter Web App

anthony_siy Turns out Pinoys behave when we actually design good systems instead of just whining about “disiplina!” twitter.com/13thFool/statu…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 1:11 PM, Apr 28th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

soltaule These criminal charges are so used & abused by authorities during this ECQ. As observed, here are the top criminal..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7w

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:19 PM, Apr 27th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

yes I thoroughly enjoy the New York Times crossword and it may be a problem

if you share this addiction pls add m..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ih

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

What a great way to start the day — a new record 🎉
nytimes.com/crosswords/gam…upic.twitter.com/OUnDZ4b6AFF

via Twitter for iPhone

Really proud that the @sakayph team was able to help @HelpfromhomePH build this tool — now, you can identify the ho.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BNN

via Twitter Web App

this is the most beautiful CSS library / design system I’ve ever seen twitter.com/jdan/status/12…

via Twitter Web App

nytimes Nurses from the Philippines and other developing countries have long made up for shortages in Western nations. Now..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W9

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 5:44 PM, Apr 21st, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

rapplerdotcom Harry Roque virtual press briefing | Tuesday, April 21 pscp.tv/w/cW0X1jMyMjUx…

via Periscope (retweeted on 12:15 PM, Apr 21st, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

but ofc it had already sold out at $3k so maybe not 🙃

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

I didn’t know I needed this until I saw it twitter.com/acronym_r/stat…

via Twitter for iPhone

NCResq These posters explain design concepts in such an accessible and easy to understand way 🤩🤩🤩
uxdesign.cc/poster-prompts… pic.twitter.com/artCH2tGeK

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 9:55 PM, Apr 19th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

cnnphilippines Pernia: Well, I wanted to stay on and continue the fight against COVID-19 but when the orchestra isn’t well orchest..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Mx

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:44 PM, Apr 18th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

RealSexyCyborg Again, this is a solved problem. Commuters book a departure time online via app. They have a ten minute window to s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ZS

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:36 AM, Apr 18th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

a fun compilation of things to do/learn/make while bored in isolation: bored.solutions

via Twitter for Mac

Studio Ghibli releases backgrounds for use in zoom/video calls:

📎 ghibli.jp/info/013251/

(I guess they would’ve..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BT

via Twitter for Mac

sakayph We salute our frontliners for their dedication to the country. Maraming salamat po! 🙌🏻 pic.twitter.com/dm2vTHzkP6

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:54 AM, Apr 17th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

“If the virus does not kill them, hunger will.” — striking photos of the situation in San Roque from@nytimess
nytimes.com/2020/04/15/wor…a

via Twitter for iPhone

Sony giving away Journey and Uncharted collection to all PS4 accounts to help users stay at home!

(Not a PS Plus p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…h6

via Twitter for Mac

Following Google Maps’ release of mobility trends data, Apple releases their own dataset today:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Pg

via Twitter for Mac

Hacking/jailbreaking CPAP machines for use as makeshift ventilators:

airbreak.dev pic.twitter.com/33K23Purvf

via Twitter for Mac

cnnphilippines Marikina City will open its COVID testing center on Friday even without DOH approval. Mayor Marcy Teodoro cites ‘lo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…AE

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:16 PM, Apr 14th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Really (scarily) convincing deepfake of Burt Reynolds as James Bond in Dr. No — people are doing fun things with ML.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qjy

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

Comparativist Something isn’t adding up with COVID19 and SE Asia. There’s dozens of leading indicators that should make you think..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iC

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 12:31 AM, Apr 14th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

jacquemanabat WATCH: PUV drivers wave at the end of the long line for ₱8k financial aid from the government.

Most of them lined..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hz

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:45 PM, Apr 13th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

@leighpod @anthony_siy @sakayph we’re friends with anton — have known him since high school, in fact. :)
@sakayphh.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sNr

via Twitter Web App in reply to leighpod

The idea is government + public health offices will use the Apple/Google-provided APIs to create the actual user-fa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lU

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

Finally, this also doesn’t address the many people with no internet access, with older devices, or who live close t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Tz

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

That said, I’m an infosec enthusiast and not a professional. Here are some great threads if you’d like more informe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oh

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

On trust: I can trust Apple/Google, but the proposal only provides APIs (“tools”) for detection, matching, and trac..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…8T

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

On privacy: fortunately, Apple/Google have published crypto + protocol specs: apple.com/covid19/contac…

It’s long +..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0u

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

BIg news: Apple + Google working together on cross-platform contact tracing — built into both iOS + Android.

This.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…10p

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

jacquemanabat Narito naman ang bersyon ng @sakayph sa kanilang app bilang gabay para sa libreng sakay at ruta para sa mga health..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yb

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:47 PM, Apr 9th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

jacquemanabat Nahinto man ang mga biyahe, hindi pa rin nahihinto ang serbisyo ng mga frontliner tulad ng mga health worker.
Bilan..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cl

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:47 PM, Apr 9th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

two things i miss during this quarantine, domino’s pizza and persona 5 royal twitter.com/DominosMY/stat…

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ErikaHarlacher The new plan for sanity is to just keep looking at Animal Crossing and don’t look away ever

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:16 AM, Apr 9th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

👍:
• asked landlords to suspend rent
• wore masks to emphasize importance of doing so

👎:
• wasn’t actually wearing..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rT

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

👍:
• he stayed mostly quiet in the first part, let secretaries speak
• clear, understandable sentences from task fo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…hN

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BernieSanders Today I am suspending my campaign. But while the campaign ends, the struggle for justice continues on. pscp.tv/w/cVyXkDMyNzU3…

via Periscope (retweeted on 12:03 AM, Apr 9th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Researchers! 👩🏻‍🔬 Get fast funding and grants for your COVID-19 related projects:

(USD 10k–500k, 48-hour approvaltwitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qjbw

via Twitter Web App

sandofsky Uber in 2016: “We have thousands of microservices.”
Everyone: “That sounds insane.”

Uber in 2020: “It turns out that was insane.”

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:50 PM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

jack I’m moving $1B of my Square equity (~28% of my wealth) to LLC to fund global COVID-19 relief. After we..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wk

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:40 PM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

@ali__on @SaveSanRoque Happy birthday @ali__on! Just donated, thanks for sharing 😄 Hope you find joy today! 🍰

via Twitter Web App in reply to ali__on

@syk0saje crap this tweet meant to say teaching whoooops

I should go to bed

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to syk0saje

man, i miss studying sigh

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fantastic news.

1. everyone passes and gets a ‘P’, graduating students can request letter marks
2. 20k tuition ref..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ew

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sang_woo_park South Korea released medical history for all patients based on their insurance claims for the past five ye..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iT

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:45 AM, Apr 7th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

ericspiegelman My wife and I play this fun game during quarantine, it’s called “Why Are You Doing It That Way?” and there are no winners

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 3:03 AM, Apr 7th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

DavidVidecette This is the moment The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem was closed due to Coronavirus.

Last time this ha..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7H

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:00 AM, Apr 7th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Our @sakayph route explorer has also been updated with COVID-19 routes! You can find it in the bottom tab bar on iO..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LN

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

a few things to note:

1. local feeder routes (tricycles, jeeps) are not currently active, so you may have to walk..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SA

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

NEW: frontliners can now get step-by-step directions for COVID-19 routes on the @sakayph app! 👩🏻‍⚕️🚌 Just enter you..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…a7

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

@wesomesauceman to the best of my knowledge, no. I’ve not personally tried doing so, but I know some people doing f..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CU

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Heartbreaking to read :(

While I think the extended quarantine is necessary to control spread, we also need social..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lo

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HoR_102 Observation on COVID testing. Data from DOH & endcov.ph

As of Mar31, 2,084 (52.9%) of 3,938 people t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tr

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:54 PM, Apr 6th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

_drei Published my analysis into a Tableau dashboard: public.tableau.com/profile/andrei… pic.twitter.com/TjyT7WkTQL

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:41 PM, Apr 6th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Apple to produce and ship one million (!) face shields per week for health workers twitter.com/tim_cook/statu…

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Really interesting and well-written story — How@metawetaa cracked an encrypted ZIP file to recover $300k of bitcoin.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e44

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tiyangchang “Hindi po namin ugaling maglagay ng pangalan” twitter.com/cnnphilippines… pic.twitter.com/8We8Y968GK

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:31 PM, Apr 4th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

sakayph Catch Philip Cheang @_phi , our CEO and Co-founder, talk about the efforts we are doing in helping our frontliners..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pE

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:18 PM, Apr 4th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

yes, that is what people have been doing

not the first part, mind you twitter.com/cnnphilippines…

via Twitter Web App

between being eight hours late and having unannounced presscons at 11PM, I am not sure which I prefer

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

Kinglrg_ I know Dogs can’t wait for people to go back to work pic.twitter.com/ggLX6H6e75

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:43 PM, Apr 3rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

@purrtylou @sakayph Sure, we would be very happy to speak! The team received your msg on FB, we can continue the coordination there :)

via Twitter Web App in reply to purrtylou

@syk0saje i missed a lot of the planned metrics but i am finding unprecedented growth in “consecutive hours spent a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xy

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nice to know that my home router is more reliable than a Boeing 787’s flight computers

theregister.co.uk/2020/04/02/boe…

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(ofc I know there are more complex interactions at play but it’s a funny thought)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to _phi

PasigTransport Maraming salamat din sa @sakayph para sa pagma-mapa ng mga ruta na makikita din sa covid19.sakay.ph

- a thr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lx

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:39 PM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

MillennialOfMNL Hello! Dahil sa kakareklamo namin:
1. Binawi ng DOH ang offer na Php 500/day lang ang ibabayad sa volunteer health..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ub

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:08 PM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

cnnphilippines Spokesperson of VP @lenirobredo: Anyone who insists that bringing much needed assistance to hospitals, health worke..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…4t

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 3:42 PM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

cnnphilippines The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) wants the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to go after Vic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pG

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:14 PM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

ChelDiokno Di lang si Mayor Vico. Pati ordinaryong mamamayang nagpo-post ng hinaing online, pinapatawag ng NBI. Tinanggap ko a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xs

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:02 AM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

cnnphilippines Human rights lawyer @ChelDiokno reveals the National Bureau of Investigation ‘is now going after even ordinary citi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…KR

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:52 AM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

we made it through Q1 2020 guys, only three more quarters to go!

via Twitter Web App

@richtuason definitely! would love to catch up. stay safe! (and sleep soon too)

via Twitter for Mac in reply to richtuason from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

@richtuason for better or for worse, it’s independent from WD1. definitely the same world/timeline and there are co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…OW

via Twitter for Mac in reply to richtuason from National Capital Region, Republic of the Philippines

@richtuason a lot of people disagree, but I thought WD2 was way better

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andthejets HE GOES OUT OF CHARACTER WHEN YOU LEAVE HIS LINE OF SIGHT pic.twitter.com/zlOENmKFOP

via Nintendo Switch Share (retweeted on 4:40 AM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

I love Notion.so — it’s a fantastic app that I heartily recommend, but raising $50M during these tigh.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…08c

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

PhilippineStar Residents of a condominium complex in Pasay City gathered on their balconies and simultaneously applaud the health..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dL

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:45 AM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

prinzmagtulis THE FAULTY AID COORDINATION SYSTEM (This will be long):

Interesting to see how Duterte gov’t tries to consolidate..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fh

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:34 AM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

ArshadGC Startups around the world are responding to COVID. Here are some examples from across Asia: betatron.co/blog/how-betat…..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Dw

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:18 AM, Apr 2nd, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

PinoyAkoBlog Kaya ba gusto icentralized ang donation para may bida-bida?

🙄🙄🙄 pic.twitter.com/uT028Y1qar

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:40 PM, Apr 1st, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

jasonpjason People are noticing how invasive Zoom is. The takeaway isn’t that Zoom is spyware, it’s that spyware tactics are a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SE

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 1:52 PM, Apr 1st, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

_drei Using the latest Covid-19 and population data from John Hopkins, Oxford, and World Bank, these are the ten countrie..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qg

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:23 PM, Apr 1st, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

this is an insane deal and I would highly recommend many of the games in this bundle

plus the money goes to COVID-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qk

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Great collection of advice for startup founders, from some of the top VC firms in India. Must read if you’re runnin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GV

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dhh What pains me about Zoom being such sleazeballs when it comes to both security and privacy is just how unnecessary..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…1M

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:03 AM, Apr 1st, 2020 via Twitter Web App)