Philip Cheang 🚀 (@_phi)

Manila, Philippines 🇵🇭

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

June 2020

bashgita Pamilya Ordinaryo is top 1 in the Philippines in Netflix today. Proof that Filipinos will watch good indie films if..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mx

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 4:07 PM, Jun 30th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Metal GPU compute is similar to a GeForce GTX 1050 (but not sure if this is comparable? native calls? overhead?)

G..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9z

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _phi

The ARM-based “Mac Mini” DTK is making its way to Mac developers, and early benchmarks (🤫) put Rosetta x86 emulatio..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FB

via Twitter for Mac

NPR An asymptomatic carrier of typhoid fever was forcibly quarantined for nearly three decades against her will.

From..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lz

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 7:31 PM, Jun 29th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

My girlfriend and I are assembling a new chair. She chimes in as we put in some bolts —
@julyabuhainn: “Man, it’s c.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…H1q

via Twitter for Mac

inquirerdotnet READ: Rakuten Viber CEO Djamel Agaoua’s statement on Viber’s decision to cut business ties with Facebook. pic.twitter.com/32SJSdPK5A

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:53 PM, Jun 26th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

wendellpotter Amid America’s disaster, I must come clean about a lie I spread as a health insurance exec: We spent big $..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aS

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:09 PM, Jun 26th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

but i finally managed to put this game down :( twitter.com/animalcrossing…

via Twitter Web App

freezydorito *at standup* and thats what i did yesterday, now before i tell you whats blocking me i wanna tell you about squares..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ES

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 3:45 AM, Jun 25th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

mouthofmorrison Here’s a thread of 10 strongly held opinions I have formed about the “geospatial industry”:

1. The most successfu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vT

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:59 PM, Jun 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

I am also digging the new look of macOS, but 👎🏻 on “Big Sur” as a name.

Of note: macOS is now at version 11.0, fin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…iS

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

that said, the explicit mention of virtualization for Linux and Docker was reassuring, and Shadow of the Tomb Raide..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zB

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

this is especially important for the pro creative market, who rely on video/3D/audio software, plugins, codecs, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lG

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

cautiously optimistic about announcements, but an architecture transition means Apple needs developer suppo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fl

via Twitter Web App

jamesthomson Congratulations to all the Apple employees who are about to find out what they’ve been working on for the last year.

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:54 AM, Jun 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

rapplerdotcom NOW: President Rodrigo Duterte addresses Filipinos on latest government response to the coronavirus outbreak. | via..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zv

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:52 PM, Jun 22nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

DebugBear I tested the performance impact of the 1000 most used Chrome extensions. Here are the results:

➡️..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…SP

via Twitter for Advertisers (retweeted on 8:36 PM, Jun 19th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

HillaryClinton Maria Ressa was convicted in the Philippines yesterday for doing her job.

As Amal Clooney wrote, the message to ot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lS

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:18 AM, Jun 16th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

anushkapatil there’s a profundity to seeing @chasestrangio, one of the ACLU lawyers who represented aimee stephens, react to the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2b

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:52 PM, Jun 15th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

Lin_Manuel 🖤🤎💜💙💚❤️💛🤍 twitter.com/blklivesmatter…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:49 PM, Jun 15th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

rapplerdotcom President Rodrigo Duterte addresses the Philippine nation | Monday, June 15 pscp.tv/w/cbY8rTMyMjUx…

via Periscope (retweeted on 11:43 PM, Jun 15th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

Policy We stand with @mariaressa and journalists around the world who are being persecuted for doing their jobs and holdin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qW

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:34 PM, Jun 15th, 2020 via Twitter for Mac)

Trinhnomics My view for how you handle Covid-19 has been the same & that is the South Korea model of containment vs lock-down…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lr

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:42 PM, Jun 15th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

PasigTransport Ang Komunidad ng Pasig.

Inaalay ang mga sumusunod para sa mga naging katuwang ng PasigTransport sa panahon ng Cov..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XC

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:12 PM, Jun 15th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

KarinSCB The elephant in the room of (and perhaps, the harder pill to swallow for a Western audience): the pe..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vB

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:05 PM, Jun 14th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

CT_Bergstrom Today Fox News ran this photoshopped image on their home page. They used digital editing to insert the man with the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yJ

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:04 PM, Jun 14th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

loverfestmanila WHILE YOU ARE HERE, WATCH OTHER DOCUMENTARIES AS THOUGHT-PROVOKING AS

a thread: pic.twitter.com/Bi6xEul3N8

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:16 PM, Jun 13th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

soulless009 I must stress how important “Voltes V” is to us here in the Philippines.

Back during Marcos’ admin, this was taken..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…UU

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:08 PM, Jun 13th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Hi friends! @DefconMNL + @ffreethinkers are hosting the second part of the Surveillance Self-Defense workshop from..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Yz

via Twitter Web App

philbertdy A note about ‘A Thousand Cuts’ boxd.it/1cgMsZ

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:13 PM, Jun 13th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

rapplerdotcom Ramona Diaz’s @_athousandcuts is NOW STREAMING in the Philippines FOR FREE! youtu.be/W8-TvpDTj_I

The documentar..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RO

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:20 PM, Jun 12th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

taglishes 1/ It’s June 12 here in the states and I’ve already seen this photo a couple times online for posts about Philippin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tV

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:25 PM, Jun 12th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

DanRoot_VGAS Sharing this again cos it’s always nice to know an easy way to animate looping fire pic.twitter.com/6W1bGe8fuS

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:06 PM, Jun 12th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

happy mañanita day

via Twitter Web App

ABSCBNNews Stranded passengers lay boxes under NAIA X. This is where they rest and eat. The grassy area on the right became th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Wq

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 5:21 AM, Jun 12th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

80Level Have a look at Sebastian Starke’s new modular and stable framework for data-driven character animation:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fY

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:31 PM, Jun 11th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

if you knew me at all, you’d know that this is the worst security question I could ever come across pic.twitter.com/1DTl15cuAk

via Twitter for iPhone

jimwaterson As predicted: Soon after we published a story about Microsoft’s misfiring artificial intelligence editor, the robot..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9P

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:55 PM, Jun 9th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

HeyChelseaTroy Hey, uh, programmers?

We need to sit down and talk for a second.

It’s about social justice and change and privi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NK

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:40 PM, Jun 9th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

stumbled on this piece of interactive (non)fiction — a choose-your-own-adventure game illustrating the possible imp.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…msq

via Twitter Web App

ACLUMN BREAKING: Minneapolis City Council members have announced their intent to disband the Minneapolis Police Department..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ly

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:39 PM, Jun 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

jonathan_c_ong I’ve been asked to weigh in on the explosion of dummy accounts on Philippines Facebook especially in the wake of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…X6

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:49 AM, Jun 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

AcaOtaku I was quoted in The Atlantic about the current attention given to fandom.

I’m immensely grateful for this ex..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Hr

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:23 AM, Jun 7th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

imPatrickT I’ve re-worked a Siri shortcut to make it even easier to record evidence of police brutality.

“Hey Siri, It’s th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aL

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:17 AM, Jun 7th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

rapplerdotcom Congress has not sent the enrolled anti-terror bill to Malacañang for President Duterte’s signature, said Justice S..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0Q

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:51 AM, Jun 7th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

If the Zoom / Meetup link is full, you can also watch on FB live here:

facebook.com/events/3586711…

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

Check out this panel on Surveillance Self-Defense, hosted by @DefconMNL & @ffreethinkers. Learn how to protect your..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NO

via Twitter for iPhone

zeldman “When surrounded by people ‘like ourselves,’ we are easily influenced, more likely to fall for wrong ideas. Diversi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O1

via Hootsuite Inc. (retweeted on 1:13 PM, Jun 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

mrmedina “I have resigned as a member of the Reddit board, I have urged them to fill my seat with a black candidate.”

—.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RQ5

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:24 AM, Jun 6th, 2020 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

Facebook acquired Instagram and WhatsApp, both fast-growing powerhouses at the time.

The founders of both apps hav..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…uJ

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

@rukku That is also because Facebook subsidizes access with free data. For many people (who especially don’t have a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…LH

via Twitter Web App in reply to rukku

In 2014, Facebook conducted another study to see if positive (or negative) news feed stories made people post more..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9M

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

@rukku Yes and yes — I have heard the same thing. But that should be something Facebook addresses, no?

via Twitter Web App in reply to rukku

Facebook deliberately made their mobile app *crash* to test user retention. They deliberately gave you worse servic..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…o4

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

“Our algorithms exploit the human brain’s attraction to divisiveness.”

Facebook internally studied how it polarize..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lu

via Twitter Web App in reply to _phi

Stop using Facebook

They don’t care about you or their impact on culture and discourse

rappler.com/technology/new…

via Twitter Web App

MickeyInglesLaw No. Because it’s legal to arrest someone in flagrante delicto without a warrant TO BEGIN WITH po. 🤦🏻‍♂️
You don’t..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Qe

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:19 PM, Jun 5th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

rapplerdotcom SOLE DISSENTERS. 🙅🏻‍♀️🙅🏻‍♂️

Senators @risahontiveros and @kikopangilinan questioned the “misplaced” priority in as..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…5C

via Echobox (retweeted on 1:30 AM, Jun 4th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

reneearabia DESIGNER TIPS TO SAVE LIVES!!!

1. Adding posters/infographics to explain do not work in a setting where people are..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2m

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:26 AM, Jun 4th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Caught some familiar Philippine fauna on the first of June pic.twitter.com/5k5U3cxgpM

via Nintendo Switch Share

dan_abramov The React Core team is joining the Facebook employee walkout in solidarity with the Black community.

Facebookʼs re..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…11

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:19 PM, Jun 2nd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

@grosshuman there’s a hidden good ending but nobody’s figured how to get it yet

via Twitter Web App in reply to grosshuman

can you believe we’re not even halfway through 2020

quick, someone hack this and reveal the upcoming months

is2020over.com

via Twitter Web App