Tweet Archive for March 2014

@trafficscotland Only use your fog light if there is less than 100m visibility, otherwise you are dazzling the drivers behind you.

in reply to trafficscotland — 5:30pm Mar 31 2014 —

RT @SciencePorn: Meanwhile in math class

5:00pm Mar 31 2014 —

RT @abt_programming: “I am a Unix Creationist. I believe the world was created on January 1, 1970 and as prophesized, will end on January 1…

7:33pm Mar 28 2014 —

RT @john_self: Former governor of HMP Pentonville in The Times on books for prisoners: (via @lindasgrant)

7:52am Mar 28 2014 —

RT @brainpicker: Steinbeck on falling in love – his magnificent letter of advice to his teenage son…

8:33pm Mar 27 2014 —

RT @csoghoian: DOJ and @OrinKerr exchange heated footnotes over whether DOJ is actually “hacking” from (pdf):… http:/…

6:43pm Mar 27 2014 —

Teaching my son to use power tools (jigsaw). Feeling part of a great chain, as I pass it on the next step from father to son.

8:19pm Mar 26 2014 —

RT @inderjeeth: @AmandaWills @mashable :While #Obama imposes so-called sanctions, #US astronauts fly #Russian. #Putin wins again.

10:02pm Mar 25 2014 —

RT @alyankovic: Did not even REMOTELY resemble my testicles. ZERO STARS.

8:43pm Mar 25 2014 —

RT @thenation: The Perks of NSA Surveillance

8:38pm Mar 25 2014 —

@SciencePorn which geostationary satellites does it take out?

in reply to SciencePorn — 5:43pm Mar 25 2014 —

RT @mark_haddon: You can no longer send books to people in prison. Chris Grayling’s new policy. Appalling. I may RT this a lot. http://t.c…

9:06am Mar 24 2014 —

@EdwardTufte What about the IETF and W3C? Adam Smith is surely not so right about those assemblies?

in reply to EdwardTufte — 8:00pm Mar 23 2014 —

RT @headinthebox: 24 lines of code, 24 hours, and on my way to spend twice the #hours to have 1/2 the #loc.

7:44pm Mar 23 2014 —

RT @rae_tee: @doctorow RT @francescrook: New rule banning books for prisoners is nasty, irrational & counter-productive…

5:01pm Mar 23 2014 —

RT @YourAnonNews: What people in #Turkey are seeing when they try to go to Twitter –

10:17am Mar 22 2014 —

RT @ScottWesterfeld: Plot idea: 97% of the world’s scientists contrive an environmental crisis, but are exposed by a plucky band of billion…

10:14am Mar 22 2014 —

11:02pm Mar 21 2014 —

RT @doctorow: Sameface Syndrome and other stories. Female characters. Exact Same Face. Something is amiss here.

4:40pm Mar 21 2014 —

@doctorow @ThreeUK Had to do that with Orange once, but they have two services to transfer between (PAYG/PAYM) so no competitor required.

in reply to doctorow — 11:21am Mar 21 2014 —

RT @BBCBreaking: First UK prosecutions over female genital mutilation announced by CPS

11:19am Mar 21 2014 —

RT @TacticalGrace: “@jakedonham: [..]… Facebook is now the biggest commercial user of OCaml!” /cc @yminsky [here is …

11:12am Mar 21 2014 —

RT @jaredcwilson: If your Jesus would always chase the *other* guys out of the temple, your Jesus is too safe. (Someone should write a book…

11:56pm Mar 20 2014 —

RT @qikipedia: CEOs in the USA typically earn more than 475 times the average employee wage.

10:36am Mar 19 2014 —

RT @MalavKarkar: Teacher: Where’s your homework?

Me: Where’s MH370?

5:47pm Mar 17 2014 —

RT @solobasssteve: wow, never renting with @thriftycars again. Charged me £12 for crossing the GG bridge once, despite no way of paying jus…

5:47pm Mar 17 2014 —

@talios Mechanically translating from XML when you don’t have a schema. See eg… s5.6.1

in reply to talios — 12:14am Mar 17 2014 —

RT @GreatDismal: Understanding ‘satellite pings’, Tim Farrar…

8:00pm Mar 16 2014 —

RT @brainpicker: How long it takes to form a new habit

7:48pm Mar 16 2014 —

#read CS Lewis, The Great Divorce. Almost in one sitting. Full of insights and clear exposition.

7:46pm Mar 16 2014 —

#read Tolkien, Morgoth’s Ring. Best bit: truth re Sauron and Morgoth. Not so hot: extended theological speculation for a mythical universe.

10:26am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: After much forensic work and deliberation, the FAA, NTSB, AAIB & the Msian authorities, working separately on the same data…

8:09am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: … we can confirm that the aircraft shown in the primary radar data was flight MH370. – Admin

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: Today, based on raw satellite data that was obtained from the satellite data service provider, … – Admin

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: Up until d point at which it left military primary radar coverage,these movements r consistent w deliberate action by some1…

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: It then flew in a westerly direction back over peninsular Malaysia before turning northwest. -Admin

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: …– but not confirmed – to be MH370 did indeed turn back. -Admin

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: From this point onwards, the Royal Malaysian Air Force primary radar showed that an aircraft which was believed… -Admin

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: Shortly afterwards, near the border between Malaysian and Vietnamese air traffic control, the aircraft’s transponder was sw…

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: … was disabled just before the aircraft reached the East coast of peninsular Malaysia. -Admin

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

RT @NajibRazak: Based on new satellite info,we can say w/ a high degree of certainty tt d Aircraft Communications Addressing&Reporting Syst…

8:08am Mar 15 2014 —

Telling my daughter to please be gentle with this book of mine, ‘cos: a good book these days is hard to find / true bound, the lasting kind

9:04am Mar 13 2014 —

RT @badtom: @CherylBernstein Affordability indices shouldn’t be tied to median house price, but to the price of a 100sqm, 3-bed, single gar…

1:09am Mar 9 2014 —

RT @migueldeicaza: Guys, no need to apply updates to GnuTls, I have reviewed the code and it has braces on every if statement.

9:54am Mar 6 2014 —

RT @NetworkRailSCOT: We have invested £2.5 mil in a new state of the art PA system for Edinburgh Waverley station. This was switched on las…

6:13pm Mar 4 2014 —

RT @falkirk_herald: Great aerial picture of The Kelpies and new canal link at the River Carron, via @RCAHMSphoto

6:10pm Mar 4 2014 —

Ate at @timberyard10 last night. Amazing flavours, post-industrial décor, and absolutely the best service we’ve had in a restaurant, ever.

11:37pm Mar 2 2014 —

RT @lukego: @steveklabnik Monads are hard because there are so many bad Monad tutorials getting in the way of finally finding Wadler’s nice…

9:36pm Mar 2 2014 —

RT @RevDaniel: Even the Pope knows that trickle-down economics doesn’t work…

4:09pm Mar 1 2014 —

RT @headinthebox: Gavin Bierman, congrats on the new job, and fantastic shot in the arm for #Java.

Let’s continue our long line of C# pape…

6:49am Mar 1 2014 —