Week ending Sunday 2012/07/29
Monday 09:01 ·
Aggregated responses “When paper magazines are gone, what will they have by the checkout counters?” www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2012/07/23/Checkout-counters
Monday 09:25 ·
@kevinmarks I was sure that was fixed in Chrome...
[Original, responding to @kevinmarks.]
Monday 21:49 ·
Shabba/Dem Bow: www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-5yK4YcC44
Monday 22:19 ·
Downloading a 96kHz/24bit FLAC of a 1964 jazz LP (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Getz/Gilberto) with a JNLP via tethered Android GSM. Steampunk ftw.
Monday 22:24 ·
You ask: “Where do you use JNLP to download high-rez music from?” Why, of course.
Tuesday 20:28 ·
Shorter Groklaw: Florian Mueller may or may not be a tool, but he’s clearly a fool. www.groklaw.net/article.php?story=20120724125504129
Tuesday 20:56 ·
@bmike I’d rather talk with someone who’s actually demonstrated an understanding of intellectual-property law.
[Original, responding to @bmike.]
Tuesday 21:00 ·
iPhone sales lag not due to Osborne effect, but because in 2012 it feels undersized & boring. But Apple can fix that.
Tuesday 21:08 ·
@MikeKlassen Not a member of the iOS ecosystem so nothing intelligent to say.
[Original, responding to @MikeKlassen.]
Wednesday 21:09 ·
@codinghorror Only 500 sites not to like?!
[Original, responding to @codinghorror.]
Wednesday 22:33 ·
Another reason why OS X is a wonderful developers' platform: You can type “base64 -D” on the command line.
Wednesday 22:34 ·
@GreatDismal I think they mostly use this really tough ugly black plastic now in Vancouver.
[Original, responding to @GreatDismal.]
Wednesday 22:34 ·
Peeking inside OAuth2 tokens. Being surprised.
Wednesday 23:26 ·
@Skud Same problem here. Switched to another browser. There must be lots of other victims out there too.
[Original, responding to @Skud.]
Wednesday 23:41 ·
Want to blog from my Nexus 7. Need to edit XML via ssh. anyone got a recipe?
Thursday 00:08 ·
Aaaaaand... The answer is, Connectbot + Hacker's Keyboard. Thanks all.
Thursday 20:25 ·
Blogging sans PC: www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/201x/2012/07/26/Blogging-from-nexus
Friday 18:52 ·
@ID_AA_Carmack The more expensive they are, the slower they are!
[Original, responding to @ID_AA_Carmack.]
Sunday 23:22 ·
How hard is it to corrupt people - to take away their soul? brontecapital.blogspot.ca/2012/07/weekend-edition-car-dealers.html
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