Week ending Sunday 2012/02/12

Monday 22:02 · @nelson @kellan My mental image coming off that line was of curdled staticky grey [Original, responding to @nelson.]

Monday 22:06 · “Why I switched to medium format” by Zack Arias: zackarias.com/for-photographers/gear-gadgets/why-i-moved-to-medium-format-phase-one-iq140-review/ I *Don’t* need a 645D. No no nonono [Original.]

Monday 22:53 · @romainguy I do *not* need a 645D, I do *not* need a 645D, nononono [Original, responding to @romainguy.]

Monday 22:55 · I’ll implant each individual lovebead’s shape in your soft neck tissues. #hippiethreats [Original.]

Tuesday 23:05 · Agharta! [Original.]

Wednesday 00:06 · @mentalguy @bascule DI is a symptom. [Original, responding to @mentalguy.]

Wednesday 00:30 · Damn, those Republicans are entertaining. [Original.]

Wednesday 09:19 · So, basically everything is better with the Seven Nation Army riff. [Original.]

Wednesday 13:17 · Was getting ready to re-release LifeSaver. Ran lint on it. Now resizing graphics. Oh joy. [Original.]

Wednesday 13:44 · @evanpro There's a nice one (called, imaginatively, “lint”) in recent releases of Android SDK. [Original, responding to @evanpro.]

Wednesday 22:01 · @jyhsu How do I get a breakfast invite? [Original, responding to @jyhsu.]

Thursday 08:13 · Over on the android blog, an excellent Intents rant: android-developers.blogspot.com/2012/02/share-with-intents.html This is the *right* way to integrate apps. [Original.]

Thursday 08:19 · Tiling in DNG should be a huge win: news.cnet.com/8301-30685_3-57371809-264/adobe-offering-new-reasons-to-get-dng-religion/ [Original.]

Thursday 15:15 · O frabjous day! Patent troll pwned: arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2012/02/jury-rules-that-eolass-interactive-web-patent-is-invalid.ars [Original.]

Friday 13:34 · When cia.gov is down, you can have fun making mental lists of who might’ve done it. (But don't rule out simple incompetence). [Original.]

Friday 13:56 · Air-headed Friday fun on G+: Vote up your fave guitar breaks: [Original.]

Friday 14:38 · Just wrote my MP & Ministers Moore & Paradis to express my concerns re bill C-11; see Geist's take here: www.michaelgeist.ca/content/view/6315/125/ [Original.]

Friday 17:22 · @hfiguiere Tripod?! You need a more sensitive camera or faster lenses, clearly. [Original, responding to @hfiguiere.]

Friday 18:59 · @hfiguiere Decided to wait and try Illuminate tomorrow [Original, responding to @hfiguiere.]

Saturday 16:25 · “it is a terapeutic camera. Its quality were PROUVED on myself” eBay excitement! www.ebay.com.au/itm/SLR-Film-35-mm-Camera-PENTAX-KX-50-mm-F-1-2-lens-USED-Colection-Fuji-Canon-NIKON-/220872174763?pt=Camera_Lenses&hash=item336d01ecab [Original.]

Saturday 17:48 · Marked a Wikipedia article for deletion. First time I’ve ever done that. [Original.]

Saturday 17:49 · @davidascher 90m isn't very far... [Original, responding to @davidascher.]

Sunday 10:09 · Illuminate Yaletown (with a hat shop party): www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2012/02/12/Illuminate-Yaletown [Original.]

Sunday 10:21 · Is Tumblr Stealing The Souls of Your Children? christwire.org/2012/02/is-tumblr-stealing-the-souls-of-your-children/ [Original.]

Sunday 11:14 · @hfiguiere Get some good pix? [Original, responding to @hfiguiere.]

Sunday 18:27 · I should add either schema.org or opengraph markup to my blog. Which? Both? [Original.]

Sunday 20:45 · Now with schema.org markup: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2012/02/12/Schema-dot-org-markup [Original.]

Sunday 22:44 · What Steve said: tannock.net/2012/02/a-million-dollars-isnt-cool-you-know-whats-cool/ [Original.]

Sunday 23:33 · OK, I had the mute on most of the night, but I did enjoy the old-school guitar rave-up there. Gotta check out Deadmau5 and Civil Wars. [Original.]

Sunday 23:38 · @Stv Static files FTW. [Original, responding to @Stv.]

Sunday 23:49 · Deadmau5 looks alarmingly like a Turntable.fm avatar. [Original.]

Sunday 23:51 · @hfiguiere @chrisblizzard @pphaneuf Toronto and Montréal are both pretty good. But not in winter. [Original, responding to @hfiguiere.]

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