Tweet Archive for January 2015

“When policies are delivering such bad outcomes, a revolt by Greek voters was both predictable and understandable.”…

9:07am Jan 30 2015 —

RT @Hilary_Barry: Small of breast and certainly chubby of thigh she was, nevertheless, capable of reading out loud. #myozobituary

8:41am Jan 30 2015 —

RT @adamrichard: Loving the #myozobituary feed, and this grand piece of barely contained fury from @Brocklesnitch…

8:41am Jan 30 2015 —

RT @StarWars7783: Friday trivia! The origin of a certain droids name came from ‘Reel 2, Dialogue 2’ of American Graffiti. #starwars http://…

8:38am Jan 30 2015 —

@heatherelder does he charge them?

in reply to heatherelder — 8:33am Jan 30 2015 —

Starting yet another investigative hole, and taking delivery of a #JCB. #PolmontBridge @NetworkRailEGIP

8:32am Jan 30 2015 —

No more work happening here for a while – looks a bit icy! #PolmontBridge

8:31am Jan 30 2015 —

.@falkirkcouncil Pavement gritter did a fantastic job of the Wallace Brae estate #FK2 this morning – thank you!!

8:30am Jan 30 2015 —

RT @henrikkniberg: Curious about how Crisp works? Good! Cuz we just open-sourced our entire model! Check out Crisp DNA…

9:15pm Jan 29 2015 —

@TheGoogleFactz @debasishg What about C?

in reply to TheGoogleFactz — 8:01pm Jan 29 2015 —

7:57pm Jan 29 2015 —

RT @SwiftOnSecurity: Importing your contacts into social media is sending your friends personal information to companies without their cons…

7:51pm Jan 29 2015 —

Wallacestone #Weather Station in Reddingmuirhead #Polmont FK2 is now live!

8:21am Jan 29 2015 —

A gave his Address to the Lassies at Wallacestone #Burns Supper lastnight. Went brilliantly! And completely U-rated!…

7:49am Jan 28 2015 —

RT @RichGreenhill: Companies House misapplies Taylor & Son Ltd winding-up order to Taylor & Sons Ltd… £9m damages htt…

11:17pm Jan 27 2015 —

@archiloque @mountain_ghosts IP should be BLOB not CLOB. But do you use ::ffff:0:0 for IPv4 or use a variable length blob?

in reply to archiloque — 10:10pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @0xabad1dea: Our patio. Wind wat r u doin

9:56pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @textfiles: @Ouren @joystiq Aware, already on it.

9:54pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @HiCommander: @elakdawalla In the original Monster Manual, yes. 45% chance for 1d4 magical rings.

9:51pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @SpaceX: Updated animation of Falcon Heavy flight and booster recovery. Check it out:

9:33pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @akareilly: Shorter version of USG officials talking about the Internet: We need more security! Security is bad! We need more security!

9:28pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @solobasssteve: posting about all the cool women and men you met at NAMM? Great, just don’t be that guy –…

9:28pm Jan 27 2015 —

RT @MarkKriegsman: Cool snowstorm trick: shine a laser (pointer) through the falling snow to see the flakes glimmer and sparkle! http://t.c…

5:20pm Jan 27 2015 —

in reply to mountain_ghosts — 5:15pm Jan 27 2015 —

The utilities hole at #PolmontBridge gets wider! And on the other side of the walkway the surveyors move in. #Polmont

8:31am Jan 27 2015 —

@EdwardTufte What justification is there for plotting cumulative cases since January, and for messily overlaying years?

in reply to EdwardTufte — 1:08am Jan 27 2015 —

RT @endrazine: “Changing the default password of your home router will dongrade download speed” – Comcast contractor installing my line #se…

12:40am Jan 27 2015 —

RT @doctorow: TV show tricks chronic catcallers into harassing their own mothers…

7:49pm Jan 26 2015 —

RT @doctorow: EFF’s Game Plan for Ending Global Mass Surveillance…

7:32pm Jan 26 2015 —

7:50am Jan 26 2015 —

Oh dear I have a new addiction #crossyroad

12:25am Jan 26 2015 —

RT @mattblaze: To me the most surprising technological change of the last 20 years is how quickly we forgot how to build decentralized syst…

8:03pm Jan 25 2015 —

Saturday work at #PolmontBridge – digging up the next lot of cables, by the closed steps. Power and lighting?

2:19pm Jan 24 2015 —

#PolmontBridge BT comms cables all neatly covered up again. @NetworkRailEGIP #Polmont

2:17pm Jan 24 2015 —

RT @LI_politico: Do not support the monarchy but this is Queen-grade badassery.

8:20pm Jan 23 2015 —

RT @chrisparnin: Perhaps no other productivity technique has worked as effectively as a good night’s sleep before hand.

8:09pm Jan 23 2015 —

RT @ViTheCleaner: Please continue to share this picture to raise awareness of the plight of cats trapped in a folk music environment. http:…

8:35am Jan 23 2015 —

Fencing now put to good use – new safe route across #PolmontBridge. (Beware, Edinburgh access now from car park.)

in reply to kw217 — 8:34am Jan 23 2015 —

Comms cable terminals covered up on #PolmontBridge. No sign of temporary cables so they must have just cut them. Redundancy FTW! #polmont

8:32am Jan 23 2015 —

RT @stevenstrogatz: Proof by Clementine: the surface area of a sphere is 4 pi r^2 (trace around widest part of clementine 4 times) http://t…

12:11am Jan 23 2015 —

“[2007] was probably the first time in history that the poor had exercised such power.” Fascinating perspective!…

9:45am Jan 22 2015 —

Using a detector to find next set of pipes/cables. Gearing up 4 bigger operation (all that fencing!). #PolmontBridge

9:07am Jan 22 2015 —

Significant progress on #Polmontbridge – comms cables being cut. @NetworkRailEGIP #polmont

9:04am Jan 22 2015 —

@HenningBrauer @puellavulnerata @tedunangst Not to mention seeding every time. For goodness’ sake!

in reply to HenningBrauer — 7:07pm Jan 21 2015 —

RT @GeorgeMonbiot: The huge response to today’s column suggests the BBC failure to challenge financial/business elites infuriates many. htt…

1:22pm Jan 21 2015 —

RT @r0bChurchill: @qikipedia I’ve heard the same said of fully dark adapted human eyes

1:22pm Jan 21 2015 —

You are at risk from icy roads via @icyroadsafety Seriously good free online ice driving course with dramatic videos

9:17pm Jan 20 2015 —

@ya_spooky_bitch @ScotRail @Polmontboy only for a few more months…

in reply to ya_spooky_bitch — 5:59pm Jan 20 2015 —

RT @ya_spooky_bitch: @ScotRail @kw217 @Polmontboy It’s not stopping cause they have monopoly there4 don’t need to worry about what fare pay…

5:59pm Jan 20 2015 —

.@ScotRail @Polmontboy overcrowded platform doesn’t bode well #scotfail at least I’m getting my step exercise :-)

in reply to ScotRail — 5:58pm Jan 20 2015 —

.@ScotRail @Polmontboy Now sending us to a third train – 1800 sigh

in reply to ScotRail — 5:57pm Jan 20 2015 —

Scotrail 1745 not stopping at Polmont today. Why not? #scotfail @ScotRail @Polmontboy

5:49pm Jan 20 2015 —

Garden to NE of #Polmontbridge now cleared

8:33am Jan 20 2015 —

Work continues today on rerouting telecoms cables. #polmontbridge #Polmont @NetworkRailEGIP

8:32am Jan 20 2015 —

RT @nanexllc: Heard the ATC computer bug that hit London on 12/12/2014 was from too many users logged on to the system

7:37pm Jan 19 2015 —

Stairs into station on Edinburgh side closed this morning. Entrance now by car park. #polmontbridge @NetworkRailEGIP #polmont

8:29am Jan 19 2015 —

RT @segphault: Instead of inventing encryption that only government can break, we should just breed a special unicorn that magically blocks…

11:46pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @SciencePorn: This hospital waiting room has some unexpected wisdom.

11:40pm Jan 18 2015 —

in reply to big7x7 — 11:38pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @elonmusk: Next rocket landing on drone ship in 2 to 3 weeks w way more hydraulic fluid. At least it shd explode for a diff reason.

11:36pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @kennwhite: An NSA hacker’s field notes to his boss on developing an ssh backdoor during visit to Australia’s Signal Directorate:

11:27pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @sugru: This @Instructables is so simple + so genius!

8:53pm Jan 18 2015 —

7:41pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @silentbicycle: @steveklabnik This is a good thread (…), and Mike Pall has written more about the LuaJIT arch elsew…

7:25pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @hroethgar: “Being nice to the community” got us Postgresql and, going on evidence, ACID-compliant RDBMSes are a lot harder than *ix ker…

6:05pm Jan 18 2015 —

RT @saladinahmed: Arabs can play terrorists, but Hollywood’s ALI BABA stars a white guy?

If Arab heroes are such a hard sell, don’t use ou…

9:09am Jan 18 2015 —

RT @saladinahmed: 20th Century Fox is making the first big budget Arabian Nights film in decades.

And it’s going to star a white guy. http…

9:08am Jan 18 2015 —

@Mchr3k @bengoldacre Thanks – I do follow Ben, but couldn’t find the link to from his website.

in reply to Mchr3k — 9:02am Jan 18 2015 —

#read Bad Pharma. Chilling. Where are we at now, and what should I do?

12:56am Jan 18 2015 —

RT @ConversationUK: Good news and bad news for robotic landers #Beagle2 and #Philae

12:32am Jan 17 2015 —

RT @j4cob: In case you missed it yesterday, we’ve got a zombie cookie on our hands:…

8:19pm Jan 15 2015 —

RT @TheEconomist: Hard luck, Lego. Our take on a film full of subversive fun #Oscarnoms #EverythingIsNotAwesome http…

8:04pm Jan 15 2015 —

RT @timoreilly: Wow!! RT @MakerWatcher: Man Saves Wife’s Sight by 3D Printing Her Tumor | MAKE, see more…

8:12pm Jan 14 2015 —

RT @nanexllc: I would be helpful if the #HFT genius testing latency on Direct Edge today would wait until after close

7:07pm Jan 13 2015 —

11:37pm Jan 12 2015 —

RT @Aboujahjah: I am not Charlie, I am Ahmed the dead cop. Charlie ridiculed my faith and culture and I died defending his right to do so. …

9:05am Jan 12 2015 —

RT @Amina_Lone: ‘Passing the Pencil’, by Iranian cartoonist, Mana Neyestani. Exquisite artistic support. #JeSuisCharlie #JeSuisAhmed http:/…

9:03am Jan 12 2015 —

Got it! John’s Jesus is actually!

12:26am Jan 12 2015 —

RT @FelicityMorse: Hands down best police Facebook status ever. Via @ScillySergeant

9:10pm Jan 11 2015 —

Meet Sunshine, Paua, and Sylvia, M’s new fish! As you can see they love swimming rapidly away from my camera.

4:05pm Jan 11 2015 —

RT @elakdawalla: Crap like what @Ehmee is going through is a major reason why there aren’t more women science communicators…

8:47am Jan 11 2015 —

RT @LewisPinault: Pioneering@SpaceX Hard precise landing #BargeX MT @elonmusk Ship itself is fine Some of the support equipment on deck wil…

10:36am Jan 10 2015 —

Reading with fresh eyes: #heforshe, NT scholarship and sexism via @wordpressdotcom

12:18pm Jan 9 2015 —

RT @SaeeinAhmad: @BBCBreaking rubbish! Martyrs don’t run away they should have faced consequences immediately.

11:27am Jan 9 2015 —

@solobasssteve feedly is great

in reply to solobasssteve — 11:26am Jan 9 2015 —

RT @pnlrogue1: @NetworkRailSCOT thank you to the dedication of your colleagues checking the lines for our safety

9:29am Jan 9 2015 —

RT @BigEater: If he can make just ONE of these happen (apart from QPR), @gilescoren should be Mayor of London..

9:28am Jan 9 2015 —

RT @helloredheidi: #Greyfriars Bobby looking cosy this morning – cosy inside @NtlMuseumsScot over the road too!

9:25am Jan 9 2015 —

RT @david_mcghee: My favourite fact from #scotstorm is that flights from USA got here up to 1 and half hours quicker cos of the wind ✈️

8:48am Jan 9 2015 —

RT @Aiannucci: “@JamieRoss7: Scotland, remember to tie down your trampolines tonight. #ScotStorm“// hear, hear!

11:53pm Jan 8 2015 —

Neighbour’s trampoline is rolling around their garden. Hope it doesn’t take off or smash fence. Ours is weighted down. #scotstorm

11:45pm Jan 8 2015 —

RT @hmason: Hi @twitter, could you please subtly change the color of links that eventually redirect to PDFs? That’d be nice.

8:34pm Jan 8 2015 —

RT @SpaceX: Ah yes, the “Bird 9”. Meet our rocket:

6:15pm Jan 7 2015 —

@elakdawalla It’s beautiful!

in reply to elakdawalla — 6:10pm Jan 7 2015 —

RT @elakdawalla: Oh, wow. Despite dementia, Opportunity has summited Cape Tribulation. What a trooper she is.… http:/…

6:10pm Jan 7 2015 —

Dreaded lurgy ugh. 38.9. Yay paracetamol!

6:07pm Jan 7 2015 —

@GirlCodeAPage Rumbled. Who are you, really? Volume, no names/events, no replies and the 2012 slip up gave the game away. Great feed though!

in reply to GirlCodeAPage — 8:53am Jan 7 2015 —

RT @nanexllc: Crude dropped to $49.95!

6:40pm Jan 5 2015 —

RT @Grundle0: In a billion years, the only remnant of humanity will be the fact that it’s still illegal to use Mickey Mouse’s likeness with…

4:53pm Jan 5 2015 —

@ScotRail Happy New Year! Station clock at PMT is 6 hours (!) slow this morning…

7:38am Jan 5 2015 —