Week ending Sunday 2010/05/02
Monday 06:54 ·
Quite a few sites that are trying for that "Web 2.0" flavor run like ass on my phone on 2g because of all the stupid widgets.
Monday 07:09 ·
LifeSaver lessons: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/04/25/LifeSaver-Lessons
Monday 17:00 ·
Sam's WS-REST slides. *Extremely* thought-provoking: intertwingly.net/slides/2010/ws-rest/
Monday 22:02 ·
Got me one of the new AT&T/Rogers-compatible Nexus Ones. Wow, 3G at home, who'da thunk.
Monday 23:35 ·
Wet Spring: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/04/26/Wet-Flowers
Monday 23:44 ·
@avivby Your incoming probes will be crushed like bugs by the impregnable shield of a static-files-only setup.
[Original, responding to @avivby.]
Monday 23:53 ·
Works great on my blog: wonder-tonic.com/geocitiesizer/index.php (via @stshank)
Monday 23:57 ·
It's perfectly possible to despise Gizmodo and simultaneously be very uncomfortable about this police action.
Tuesday 15:28 ·
OMG looking at an extremely, uh, old-school Blogger.com template. *dies weeping*
Tuesday 15:47 ·
Facing the CSS FROM HELL
Tuesday 17:03 ·
@ezmobius The phrase is "Salon des refusés". I think one of those would be a plus at RailsConf.
[Original, responding to @ezmobius.]
Tuesday 19:22 ·
@nicferrier Kama Sutra is in the universal language of love, n'est-ce pas?
[Original, responding to @nicferrier.]
Tuesday 20:05 ·
"The Beam VM of Erlang is a beast of stability. Basically, it doesn’t quit unless you nuke it from orbit." jlouisramblings.blogspot.com/2010/04/haskell-vs-erlang-for-bittorent-clients.html
Tuesday 22:37 ·
@donpark No way; that would be extremely harmful. Short sellers perform an incredibly valuable service.
[Original, responding to @donpark.]
Tuesday 23:12 ·
Sometimes, you just get lucky (OK, plugging a 6-year-old blog post): www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/200x/2004/05/12/Fuji24
Wednesday 07:05 ·
@retomeier Yep. How do you pick them?
[Original, responding to @retomeier.]
Wednesday 09:06 ·
Why Content is a Public Good: www.antipope.org/charlie/blog-static/2010/04/why-content-is-a-public-good.html - Conventional wisdom to some, heresy to others; we live in strange times.
Wednesday 12:16 ·
Google IO session schedule. Interesting TBA's: code.google.com/events/io/2010/session-schedule.html
Wednesday 13:15 ·
@googleandblog I'll be there but not speaking I don't think
[Original, responding to @googleandblog.]
Wednesday 13:25 ·
Wow, HP & Palm. Hadn't expected that.
Wednesday 13:26 ·
Hoping HP reinvigorates WebOS. Two is not the cosmically correct number of viable mobile platforms.
Wednesday 18:16 ·
Best Photoshop Disasters EVER: photoshopdisasters.blogspot.com/2010/04/en-marche-camping-disaster.html
Thursday 08:04 ·
New blogging gig: see www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/04/28/Android-Dev-Blog and android-developers.blogspot.com/
Thursday 08:04 ·
Oh no, I washed my hair with the hotel's body wash and my body with the shampoo. Will everyone notice?
Thursday 08:55 ·
Deep details from an Android engineer on how multitasking works. android-developers.blogspot.com/2010/04/multitasking-android-way.html It'd be nice to see writeups from Apple & Palm.
Thursday 09:37 ·
Flash History: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2010/04/29/Flash-History
Thursday 12:16 ·
@kylefox They're not jokes, they're post-modern poetry. Wait 15 minutes, you'll be OK
[Original, responding to @kylefox.]
Thursday 12:30 ·
urgh... is it "an ubiquitous" or "a ubiquitous"?
Thursday 12:47 ·
Argument over - @iterology pointed out "unicorn"
[Original, responding to @iterology.]
Thursday 22:35 ·
@danielpunkass Two seems wrong. One or several.
[Original, responding to @danielpunkass.]
Friday 00:33 ·
Nice pix from @jasonchen - Hey Jason, try some nature.
[Original, responding to @jasonchen.]
Friday 00:59 ·
Something about this picture is not quite right: www.flickr.com/photos/timbray/4564641933/
Friday 09:38 ·
Increasingly optimistic that I can write my next Android app in Ruby: blog.headius.com/2010/04/building-ruboto-precompiling-ruby-for.html
Friday 10:36 ·
On some platforms only one language is allowed. On others, VM leads work to support other lang implementers: blog.headius.com/2010/04/building-ruboto-precompiling-ruby-for.html?showComment=1272646226184#c4476566601119286828
Friday 14:50 ·
"We have ... asked MSFT to show us Windows performing well on a mobile device, any mobile device, for a few years now." stage.vambenepe.com/archives/1458
Friday 17:55 ·
No obvious way to watch NHL playoffs on my Android :(
Saturday 06:37 ·
[Original, responding to @anildash.]
Saturday 10:13 ·
At the nursery twitgoo.com/u4lly
Saturday 11:13 ·
As requested: Previous pic from Leong's nursery next to It's about Thyme in Burnaby
Saturday 11:50 ·
@morrildl Mobile is interesting because it puts the Web in my pocket.
[Original, responding to @morrildl.]
Saturday 13:06 ·
@kevinmarks I'm hardly likely to get a trademark on either the name or the logo, I suspect. There go my dreams of the big bucks.
[Original, responding to @kevinmarks.]
Saturday 13:36 ·
When Google search focus is a little too sharp: bash.org/?920453
Saturday 14:09 ·
@headius Android is linux and it has.
[Original, responding to @headius.]
Saturday 15:47 ·
At the deli: twitgoo.com/u5ton
Saturday 17:19 ·
So... would I rather watch Vancouver-Chicago or my boy's Little League game? #WantLiveTVOnAndroid
Saturday 22:24 ·
Listening to John Cale's take on "Streets of Laredo".
Saturday 22:49 ·
Antarctica Starts Here
Saturday 23:01 ·
@duncan Expecting great things from OSCON this year.
[Original, responding to @duncan.]
Saturday 23:02 ·
@mezzoblue I've eaten well there. But last time was a couple years ago.
[Original, responding to @mezzoblue.]
Sunday 10:57 ·
Grapefruit juice that you squeeze yourself is really way better.
Sunday 15:23 ·
It takes guts to publish a piece called "Understand The Web". I'm glad Ben Ward had 'em: benward.me/blog/understand-the-web
Sunday 15:28 ·
@monkchips I find most people who speak of "Cloud Architecture" to be certifiable.
[Original, responding to @monkchips.]
Sunday 15:53 ·
@joehewitt I hear what you're saying, but on the other hand HTML/CSS/JS are arguably among the most successful technologies ever.
[Original, responding to @joehewitt.]
Sunday 21:05 ·
God prefers atheists: www.mrwiggleslovesyou.com/comics/rehab477.jpg (via @mezzoblue)
Sunday 22:51 ·
@pkedrosky @terrycojones As a teen, I played the part of Alfred, junior tragedian and jail bait.
[Original, responding to @pkedrosky.]