Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @tomayac ever

November 2011

cramforce JavaScript client API for G+ (and other APIs) released as alpha version: googlecode.blogspot.com/2011/11/javasc…

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RT @sallamar: Announcing ql.io ql.io today: ebaytechblog.com/2011/11/30/ann… // 1st impression: a DIY YQL for your node.js at home.

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@marcmasdeu I use for my commit messages :-)

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That’s what was most _shared_ on in 2011: on.fb.me/umJIrd. Most _read_ on Facebook & Twittbit.ly/tQTr2vpnBi

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RT @SW_Journal: A new submission (ours) has been uploaded to the Semantic Web Journal () tinyurl.com/cy94pr2 // @RubenVerborgh

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Submitted to Spec Iss on Semantics of Microposts: A consumer’s look on Facebook & Twitter-What do people read&wh@RubenVerborghVerborgh

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@marcmasdeu Yeah, I have worked through this tutorial bit.ly/w0fiYC, but finally decided I rather get a life ;-)

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@stuwrigley I would say so. The single-window interface alone is a good argument, let alone the navigation, resource management, etc.

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Bought . Looks like a decent Mac single-window editor w/ citation + code auto-complete support bit.ly/vIGRUh

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@ivan_herman @moustaki @seevl Also stumbled upon missing API (& sign-up) info. Wanted to check onLD impl., but no cookie for me.

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@onlythoughtwork Yepp. All the interesting stuff is open, incl. control centers. It’s very welcoming at .

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RT @olyerickson: I still believe in grammar, punctuation and proper capitalization, even in a post-Twitter universe… // +1 to that!

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Heading home from Geneva, Switzerland after a super fascinating visit to the Large Hadron Collider . twitpic.com/7ko0qf

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Off to Geneva, Switzerland for a geek day at . Friend knows someone who knows someone at the particle accelerator. bit.ly/vmZPHd

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@grindcrank Ich musste ein bisschen googeln, um die Brillanz dieses Tweets zu verstehen. Exzellent :-) Horizonterweiternd.

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@jindrichmynarz I’d expect clearly just the title. In HTML speak: the <title> or the main <H1> header. Everything else is part of the body.

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Who tweets “Twitter” on Twitter & facebooks “Facebook” on Facebook is in good company. Proc stats from my SNS analysis are in…

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@tommyh @juansequeda @Spotify Yeah. That’s an unwritten law: will always forget your sync’ed music before long-haul flights.

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@tommyh @juansequeda I was on @Spotify Premium & loved it for the first weeks. Main issue for me: limitation to 3 offline devictify

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works together w/ again. +1 news, as it means globally unique identifiers: bit.ly/vgV40z (via @edsu)

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Learn how to use : html5rocks.com/tutorials/cors/ (via @ChromiumDev) // …API providers, get CORS enabledbit.ly/tKbHsRsO (vi@webr3r3)

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Some arguments against in Evolving from the IE Blog: bit.ly/tRKSe7 (indirectly via @BrendanEich). FWIW I’m neutral.

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RT @gromgull: Damnit people […] 10min of googling gives me 20 related work papers to read. I wanted to WRITE a paper! // LOL. I so know that

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@cramforce I hope not. If so, I’ll write an extension so that it doesn’t :-)

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RT @srishivananda: APIs are a Pain bit.ly/uwSHgm. I’ve seen the sneak preview & it’s amazing innovation@sallamaramar & team // +1

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Dear Ingmar Eveslage from the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin: google.com/search?q=engli…

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Speaker of the in Disaster Management talk at starts to talk in German, asks if that’s OK, 1/3 of people leave.

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Interesting concept k-anonymity allows for flexibly protecting user w/ crossing database tables: epic.org/privacy/reiden…

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@cyprienD Je suis à la salle 7. À plus!

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@agebhard Twitter search operators seem not much known. That’s why I tweeted the query :-)

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One power Twitter search to rule them all: ( OR -“RT ” -pin -pins)

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@jerem @dakoller I’m at , yes. Mostly around room 7.

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RT @JoergM: Google underestimated interest in Berlin university talks. Room’s much too small // People sitting on the floor(!)

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Remembering my 1st email address (early 90’ies) during the keynote: thomas.steiner@ikg.rt.bw.schule.de

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@joedevon Good to hear. If you’re really into the topic, there’s a Firefox build w/ native Media Fragments support.

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@joedevon Flash (click to play) shouldn’t be a problem as it’s all video. Rather some loadedmetadata event listener issue. Reload?

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mischatuffield Facebook admits tracking, recording & linking sites u visit, to ur email, friends, preferences, IP address, read.bi/t4BaeQ58lx

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“Who were you, DenverCoder9? What did you see?!” imgs.xkcd.com/comics/wisdom_… nailed it again. Been there, asked that question…

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@mattroweshow Cool! Looking forward to the CfP :-D

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My just pushed User Script adds temporal NPT URI support to Safari, Firefox & Chrlists.w3.org/Archives/Publi…s#W3C

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Spent the day on a User Script that adds support to browsers. It even listens for DOMNodeInserted events. Release tomorrow.

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Pushed a new version of the library. Fixes an NPT bug, adds start<end checks in SMPTE: github.com/tomayac/Media-…

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Using the URIs library for media fragments à la “http;//ex.org/video.webm#t=5-10”? Latest version: github.com/tomayac/Media-…

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Created a TSV file that gets converted by to JavaScript & then eval’ed by JavaScript to pass QUnit testomayac.com/mediafragments…Rxu1

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@petele Thanks. Now following @ebidel, too. Credit where credit is due :-) This is an amazing presentation!

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Bleeding-edge : bleedinghtml5.appspot.com. Feat. Web Audio, Fullscreen, WebRTC, & Web Intents (@Paul_Kinlannlan &@mostblindlind &@peteletele)

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@vambenepe “…during the \texttt{GET} operation…” :-)

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somebitsLinks ThinkUp Hits 1.0!: Archive Twitter, Facebook, Google+ dlvr.it/wD3tY

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Proposed a @webinale session titled “Ménage à trois: , the API, and Chrome Extensions” (yay!). Hope it’s not too late!?

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somebitsLinks SpiderDuck: Twitter’s real time URL fetcher dlvr.it/wBGj5

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API now in dev channel: goo.gl/odZQK // Promising use case: stream video chunks from >1 CDNs (via @ChromiumDev)

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@stilkov Looking good :-) No comments so far…

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The Mysterious Errors page exists for a reason: tug.org/errors.html \pdfendlink ended up in different nesting level than \pdfstartlink

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.@RWW ① Would ppl w/ “linksys” SSIDs opt-out on a Web form? ② It’s a standard others can adopt. ③ It’s bad news Friday ;D (my opinion)

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Now you can opt-out your access point from Google’s location database by appending “_nomap” to its SSID: googlepolicyeurope.blogspot.com/2011/11/greate…

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˜”Don’t expire the login cookie […] if mobile web apps are to be an alternative to native appsis.gd/hMRwixPR (vi@mahemoffff) // +1

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@marcmasdeu Rule no. 1: it’s never the student’s fault. Rule no. 2: it’s always the teacher’s fault. Rule no. 3: Else, Rule no. 1 applies.

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vambenepe “Siri, why is applidium.com down?” “They supposedly reverse-engineered my protocol.” “Thanks Siri.” “I feel violated.” “Sorry Siri.”

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@stilkov Yeah, I noticed this issue, too. I think @googlereader is trying to be overly smart w/ your feed: blogs.innoq.com/st/feed/

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~RT @danbri: Posted Using 1.1 Lite with blog.schema.org/2011/11/using-… while we wait for the spec to be finalized // +1

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Submitted to the demos track. Now this is the 2nd step towards w/ @RubenVerborgh et al.

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Screencast of a extension I’m working on for bit.ly/filmstrip Video shot detection for event summarization.

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Faster Web apps via el.insertAdjacentHTML(“beforeend”, “html”) instead of el.innerHTML += “html” hacks.mozilla.org/2011/11/insert… +1

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A dramatic title (Google+ is dead), but some valid points on slate.me/toZPfo (tweeting as me myself)

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@algermissen Indeed a great read. Saved my life back in university. Sigh, old times..AG

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agebhard The long-awaited @IPTC rNews 1.0 documentation is now live at rnews.org.

Happy implementing!

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“Asking computer nerds to design social software is a little bit like hiring a Mormon bartender” blog.pinboard.in/2011/11/the_so…, via @gromgull @danbri

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@algermissen Ah, the late-night sweet smell of is in the air: bit.ly/tNqWqZ

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headbang of the day: \usepackage{graphicx} ≠ \usepackage{graphics}. Journal editors, update ur fscking templates! Thx @RubenVerborgh!

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RT @ststaab: 892 full paper submissions received for // We are the 0.112107623%. CC: @RubenVerborgh

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Submission to on ? Check. Thanks, @RubenVerborgh, @dvdeurse et al. for the honor to collaborate on the paper :-)

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David Stop what you’re doing right now! The Berlin Zoo has a new baby hippo. A BABY HIPPO! bit.ly/rKrLSi

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RT @portenkirchner: How did Google do a barrel roll? acumenholdings.com/blog/how-did-g… // CC: @dret :-D

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~RT @t: HTML WG chairs decide to revert adding <data> and dropping of <time> & pubdalists.w3.org/Archives/Publi…7ERxT#W3C

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@Paul_Kinlan @slightlylate My fellow @RubenVerborgh & me are working on a paper around semantically enricents.

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@cgutteridge LOL. Make sure to post the monocle dropping videos to public-lod ;-) Enjoy the conference.

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@dret I didnt list all properties, just the first 1s to give you an idea. -webkit is the vendor prefix. View source & you see -moz, -o, -ms…

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Having crossed ways w/ @RubenVerborgh at at was so far the single best thing to happen for . Just sayin’. Merci

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@cgutteridge This SWIB 2011? swib.org/swib11/ If so, I know that it exists. (Can’t DM back. You no haz follow me.)

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@dret -webkit-animation-name: roll;
-webkit-animation-duration: 4s;
-webkit-animation-iteration-count: 1;

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olyerickson Totally cool: type “do a barrel roll” into Google!!

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@jindrichmynarz …or learning Linux w/ an early Debian: a good learning experience that builds strong characters ;-)

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Caught up on the exciting Yahoo! announcements around the &ajaiript everywhere!developer.yahoo.com/blogs/ydn/post…ZHQX

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RT @stilkov: Google vs. Web Architecture bit.ly/spmRkq // A night’s sleep would have done no harm, but I agree w/ the core arguments.

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@stilkov @sallamar As I said not defending it, just trying to put it in context (me dislike). Of course all views my own. I had no insights.

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@sallamar @stilkov I feel w/ you & dont like it. Counter-example on blindly following: Flash indexing got better, but trend away from Flash.

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@sallamar @stilkov I wouldn’t say “punish”. I would say it gives bad sites a chance :-) It fights the symptoms, it doesn’t fix the Internet.

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The Performance session by @Jury is the single most useful session at the . Instruments profiler FTW! //

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@stilkov @sallamar I’ve no Google inside view on the issue, but I guess your question should rather be “what’s wrong w/ the Internet?”. Or?

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~RT @algermissen: Time for @mnot’s POE tools.ietf.org/html/draft-not… Google bot does POST googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2011/11/get-po… // Haven’t heard of POST Once Exactly.

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~RT @prototypo: Surely “elem.parentNode.removeChild(elem);” is a good place for some syntactic sugar. // +1

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@esquimalapps Some good ideas for your FotoABC app :-) Work ahead.

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Lots of useful hints for design at the Designing Apps session at . Guess the designers of Game Center missed that one.

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@aivlis_s I forward to @RubenVerborgh. I’m just the 2nd author who brags about the paper ;-) Ruben is the one who’s to credit. Really!

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Also, your paper will be included in a special issue of Multimedia Tools & Applications. Good day :-) Bedan@RubenVerborghosREST

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Your paper Description & InteractionTful Services for Automatic Discovery & Execution has been acceAF@RubenVerborghVerborgh

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The Early Edition app was feat. in keynote. Looks stunning (& ader supporbit.ly/rxB0n4KS5TT

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Listening to the keynote. Audience remains silent at “applaud-here” spots. Clash of cultures, this ain’t America ;-)

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@mamund Fair concerns. In any case, building sane sites or alternatively robots.txt are your pals. Crawler will rewrite onload POSTs only.

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to Berlin for the . Looking forward to a day of iPhone / iPad geekery, while I’m mostly an @appcelerator dev.

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Update to my last tweet: Official announcement on them joining webmaster.ya.ru/replies.xml?it… (ru_RU, use Translate, via @Verona_M)

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@mikekelly85 @stilkov MIght have been as stupid as a name thing. Maybe people felt like not forcing their “things” in a “blog post format”.

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@stilkov Fully agree. As long as we don’t describe it as “real world”.

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@stilkov Fair point. Still gets mentioned 1st thing in many early intros/tutorials (eg webspace.utexas.edu/keanepj/www/ta…). Let’s move on…

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@dret @vambenepe Not sure I agree w/ the comparison. Unicode IMHO did take over the world for serious software projects; only for few.

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@vambenepe @stilkov Woah, heresy ;-) But I guess people have “voted by feet” against & for simple HTTP interfaces.

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