Tweet Archive for August 2015

@sebastian_jiang @forthone pretty impressive. Very colourful.

in reply to sebastian_jiang — 9:26pm Aug 31 2015 —

@carnies_mot @forthone Fantastic anniversary celebration for our company

in reply to carnies_mot — 8:41pm Aug 31 2015 —

@forthone Listening to you from the middle of the Forth on a Metaswitch cruise!

8:30pm Aug 31 2015 —

@MexicanaCheese Yum! Really enjoyed that, thank you!

6:44pm Aug 29 2015 —

RT @Tetsujin28: @Doctorow Asimov: Is your robot a death machine? These three simple laws could save your life.

7:33am Aug 29 2015 —

RT @KlezRebs: Post-recording jam session. Great day’s music making: back in the studio tomorrow!

7:28am Aug 29 2015 —

RT @0xabad1dea: Homestuck: linguistically sound

7:28am Aug 29 2015 —

#PolmontBridge be ready, #Polmont!

7:27am Aug 29 2015 —

in reply to robotlolita — 7:23am Aug 29 2015 —

Temporary pedestrian bridge slowly being removed, various other minor works across #PolmontBridge site.

7:54am Aug 28 2015 —

@SciencePorn Nein.

in reply to SciencePorn — 10:19pm Aug 27 2015 —

A lost another tooth this evening after a long hiatus. At least he knows you have to believe in the Tooth Fairy if you want to get paid!

10:17pm Aug 27 2015 —

RT @caitlinmoran: As always, @bengoldacre has crunched the figures PROPERLY on those DWP death figures. Unbelievable:…

6:39pm Aug 27 2015 —

Utilities at south end of #PolmontBridge Nice new water pipe but don’t open that valve!

8:05am Aug 27 2015 —

Tue: temp bridge closed, peds now on new bridge! Thu: taking apart temp bridge. It’s served us well! #PolmontBridge

8:03am Aug 27 2015 —

RT @grsecurity: Due to continued abuses of our copyrights & trademark by the embedded industry,stable patches to be removed in 2 wks https:…

10:12pm Aug 26 2015 —

@FCRoads @falkirkcouncil rubbish crew just dropped rubbish on road and left it there. Wallace Brae estate, 8am today.

7:03am Aug 26 2015 —

RT @clanranaldtrust: Please RT! Not long now until our #Vikings event @duncarronfort Click link:……

11:37pm Aug 25 2015 —

RT @mediaguardian: Reluctant licence fee payers don’t like life without the BBC after all

11:29pm Aug 25 2015 —

#reading @cstross The Jennifer Morgue (are these xkcd/936-compliant passwords?)

4:54pm Aug 25 2015 —

#read @cstross The Atrocity Archive and loved it! Every spare moment for a week. Been following blog for ages – time to read the books!

4:52pm Aug 25 2015 —

Still hard at work sorting utilities at south end of #PolmontBridge. Challenging. Still on schedule though.

7:54am Aug 25 2015 —

RT @JackSmithIV: A bus. This man is describing a bus.…

10:50pm Aug 24 2015 —

RT @BBCRadio4: Adult colouring books are best sellers. A great way to switch off from a world of screens: http://t.c…

10:49pm Aug 24 2015 —

@trafficscotland Or stay at home/work. Better late than dead.

in reply to trafficscotland — 10:44pm Aug 24 2015 —

@mountain_ghosts Because (insert be Netscape deadline story here)

in reply to mountain_ghosts — 10:43pm Aug 24 2015 —

RT @0xdeadbabe:… “Staring into someone’s eyes for ten minutes is like tripping, without the drugs”

Makes me think o…

10:42pm Aug 24 2015 —

RT @doctorow: Snapshot: bike lane indicators get straight to the point #5yrsago…

10:32pm Aug 24 2015 —

RT @bbw1984: Some companies exist exclusively to collect information about you & advertise products to you http://t…

9:22pm Aug 24 2015 —

RT @munin: This is doubtless going to lead to many, many abuse cases.

I wonder how many will be reported.

9:22pm Aug 24 2015 —

9:18pm Aug 24 2015 —

RT @alex_macdonald: I will fight to support the Oxford comma until I draw my last breath.

9:08pm Aug 24 2015 —

@bcjbcjbcj @mountain_ghosts nullary tuple is a unit not a zero. Bottom/error/void is the zero.

in reply to bcjbcjbcj — 9:06pm Aug 24 2015 —

@mountain_ghosts +1 to Haskell and no surprises. Even Haskell avoids 1-tuples though.

in reply to mountain_ghosts — 9:03pm Aug 24 2015 —

@EffKayToo Didn’t get a chance to ask them today, they were very focused. Will try and ask tomorrow.

in reply to EffKayToo — 5:40pm Aug 24 2015 —

@EffKayToo Supposedly still a week ahead. We’ll see what they say tomorrow…

in reply to EffKayToo — 11:16pm Aug 23 2015 —

Got our 100th geocache today! Celebrated with a wee cake. “The Cruel Sea”, on Cumbrae.…

12:02am Aug 23 2015 —

@doctorow Who said fish don’t need a bicycle?

in reply to doctorow — 10:14pm Aug 22 2015 —

RT @Mike_Laidlaw: Graphic novel representation of my favorite Asimov short story, “The Last Question.” Very well done.…

9:20pm Aug 22 2015 —

RT @elakdawalla: BEHOLD! Humanity’s best-ever photo of Jupiter’s moon Adrastea. Taken by Galileo in 1998.

8:58pm Aug 22 2015 —

Hey @TheBoyWhoBakes – I made your Nanna’s gingerbread last night and it’s delicious!

7:44am Aug 22 2015 —

8:21am Aug 21 2015 —

East side of #PolmontBridge tarred & ready for pedestrians, leaving room to work on southern termination of services

7:30am Aug 21 2015 —

RT @flightradar24: ATC coordination for staggered dual runway arrivals at Guangzhou.,113.28/11

6:55am Aug 21 2015 —

RT @jessiegraygray: @doctorow I wrote about a hack for building fires and I thought you’d like it:…

5:22pm Aug 20 2015 —


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12:34pm Aug 20 2015 —

RT @bcrypt: did you know that you can’t read Oracle’s Terms of Service on their website without agreeing to it? workaround:…

8:13am Aug 20 2015 —

RT @rebeccamorelle: I’m off to Canary Wharf this morning – London’s hotspot for seal sightings………

7:35am Aug 20 2015 —

Nearly completed the deck surface – shaped and sealed, ready for tar going on today. #PolmontBridge

7:32am Aug 20 2015 —

@lyndonhood you’re welcome! Loved the post.

in reply to lyndonhood — 6:49am Aug 20 2015 —


12:11am Aug 20 2015 —

RT @Braun23Austin: Spinning a T-handle in zero gravity! This phenomenon is caused by spinning over the intermediate axes of inertia. https:…

7:53pm Aug 19 2015 —

M’s first day back, and A’s first day at high school! How do they grow up so fast? Both excited!

8:39am Aug 19 2015 —

RT @AndrewDutney: What is religion anyway? via @wordpressdotcom

7:26am Aug 19 2015 —

RT @INEOS_Comms_GM: We’ve been awarded 3 new exploration licenses, cementing our position as one of the UK’s leading shale gas businesses h…

5:35pm Aug 18 2015 —

Pouring concrete around utility ducts this morning at #PolmontBridge

8:29am Aug 18 2015 —


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8:27am Aug 18 2015 —

@0xabad1dea @tumblr “CD-ROMs”? Which century is this?

in reply to 0xabad1dea — 8:25am Aug 18 2015 —

RT @GreatDismal: Those abandoned campuses on Second Life are a lot like I imagined the site where Chia’s posse hangs out, in Idoru. But whe…

8:21am Aug 18 2015 —

#PolmontBridge resurfacing deck. But major work this week is reconnecting services.

7:39am Aug 17 2015 —

Pedestrian access moved slightly eastward at #PolmontBridge for access to service terminations

7:39am Aug 17 2015 —

#PolmontBridge 31 weeks down 10 to go, looking good, one week ahead of schedule. @NetworkRailEGIP #Polmont

7:39am Aug 17 2015 —

RT @trafficscotland: *Cycling Advice* If on a very narrow road ride in the middle of the lane to prevent dangerous overtaking #Think! #Stay…

11:31pm Aug 16 2015 —

10:59pm Aug 16 2015 —

@larbertred Canada is wider than Mars according to the intertubes. Cabbage obviously smallest though, what am I missing?

in reply to larbertred — 10:01pm Aug 16 2015 —

RT @iPadWells: If you don’t empathise with your users: #designthinking via @ValaAfshar

9:58pm Aug 16 2015 —

RT @QueenKika: @Quuux @Disputatore @GreatDismal It’s BS. Look at our insane amounts of outdoor lighting if you need to find real evil

9:41pm Aug 16 2015 —

RT @GreatDismal: Light from incandescent bulbs makes me feel at ease. Makes things look better. Architect friend has stockpiled many carton…

9:40pm Aug 16 2015 —

RT @SciencePorn: This is how self-driving cars could work at an intersection.

9:35pm Aug 16 2015 —

A’s morning #make – twisted patchwork bread!

1:48pm Aug 15 2015 —

A good morning’s work #IKEAhacking #DIY new desk for A from #IKEA corner desk legs plus @LivyFurniture TV stand

1:39pm Aug 15 2015 —

RT @BigIssue: ICYIM: How London artists are taking the sting out of so-called ‘homeless spikes’ |……

10:35pm Aug 14 2015 —

Working today on the south end of the new electrical ducts #PolmontBridge

7:59am Aug 14 2015 —

Current state of progress of platform extension #PolmontBridge east

7:35am Aug 13 2015 —

Mason’s scaffolding sitting idle this week at #PolmontBridge

7:34am Aug 13 2015 —

Today at #PolmontBridge continuing rerouting services from temporary bridge (pic 2) to new ducts. Jackhammer time!

7:34am Aug 13 2015 —

RT @nixcraft: “Move along citizen, and just trust us for all your security needs” #oraclefanfic

2:39pm Aug 12 2015 —

RT @mattblaze: My first assumption after reading this was that Oracle’s web server was hacked and this article is a parody.…

10:14pm Aug 11 2015 —

RT @alicemazzy: I archived the now-deleted Oracle post on static analysis and *~The Oracle License Agreement~* btw

10:12pm Aug 11 2015 —

RT @mike_bergh: @donttrythis, thanks for the inspiration to make my workspace more user friendly. #F-Drawers.

10:05pm Aug 11 2015 —

@on_lothianbuses @edfringe Sounds like a great attack vector. #BadUSB or something cruder.

in reply to on_lothianbuses — 10:03pm Aug 11 2015 —

RT @esa: Comet #67P #perihelion2015 fireworks have begun! @ESA_Rosetta witnessed this recent outburst……

3:51pm Aug 11 2015 —

Today at #PolmontBridge – more work on services

7:08am Aug 11 2015 —

RT @elakdawalla: Kids’ school librarian just asked for my help to cull no-longer-accurate space books from shelves. Yay librarian :)

6:38am Aug 11 2015 —

First night for the kids in their own rooms! Wonder if they’ll sleep?

9:39pm Aug 10 2015 —

@0xabad1dea It’s still a good performance though, even if context of creation was different.

in reply to 0xabad1dea — 7:41am Aug 10 2015 —

Looks like BT are in pulling cables through the new conduits already at #PolmontBridge

7:37am Aug 10 2015 —

At #PolmontBridge you can always find a good use for your carpentry projects.

7:37am Aug 10 2015 —

#PolmontBridge 30 weeks down, 11 to go -and currently ahead of schedule! New concrete deck looking good in sunshine.

7:36am Aug 10 2015 —

RT @SciencePorn: Bill Gates teaches us math. (Via @AsapSCIENCE)

10:37pm Aug 9 2015 —

RT @SciencePorn: Awesome

10:35pm Aug 9 2015 —

#PolmontBridge exciting progress!

5:18pm Aug 9 2015 —

RT @nutty__knitter: @StorminJN @greenbelt remember a dust pan and brush to get rid of grass from tent and an old towel to dry the tent with…

5:17pm Aug 9 2015 —

RT @paul1kirby: “Why do all the asylum seekers come to the UK & why do we let them all stay?” They don’t. We don’t.
Via @DrTimLawes http:/…

5:16pm Aug 9 2015 —

RT @cstross: Rootkit vulnerability identified in all Intel (and some AMD) processors, dating to 1997:… (bug rather th…

5:14pm Aug 9 2015 —

RT @CFLOnline: “My friend has drunk too much, what should I do?” Find out how to help:

11:02pm Aug 8 2015 —

RT @doctorow: Predictive policing may not predict crime will be, but it precisely predicts where the police will be, &where all crime detec…

12:04am Aug 8 2015 —

Questions that would bring an adult sensibility to the Mr Men books and ruin the reader’s enjoyment of them, part 2…

7:26pm Aug 7 2015 —