Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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February 2013

I love how transitions can be applied to filters: .instantAwesome {transition: filter 1s;}. Just add prefix.

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transitions for dynamically (w/ ) created elements need getComputedStyle to trigger: bit.ly/ZLAuB3

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RT @jindrichmynarz: @RubenVerborgh @wsrest2013 people don’t “submit” papers, they POST them. :-) // LOL +1

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@stilkov In contrast, indeed /is/ caring too much ;-) bit.ly/Wi3UFZ

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@stilkov is, when you can test the “” API by pasting a URL in the Web browser.

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Great post from @chriscoyier on how to handle spatial URIs in bit.ly/15ivlQc // (via @rtroncy) +1K!

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RIP Stéphane Hessel. Diplomat, ambassador, writer, concentration camp survivor, and Resistance fighter. twitpic.com/c77sa8

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@dret Couldn’t agree more. Yet, geo data has an intrinsic business value, like it or not. Also see bit.ly/Y01PIX.

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~RT @sethvanhooland: Pre-review copy: NER: A Gateway Drug for Cultural Heritage Collections to the Cloud? freeyourmetadata.org/publications/n…

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@dret That’s why the non-employee me supports this initiative: bit.ly/YDhTEx

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RT @mahemoff: Here’s how I got the new G+ social graph API working bit.ly/YDg6iJ bit.ly/YDg6iH // Thanks for the write-up!

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I didn’t know ’s , which shall help curate Facebook’s location data: on.fb.me/YDdeCy

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is working on an (alongside ) similar to Google’s : bit.ly/YDcahZ

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ReaderMeter Interested in updates on recent academic Wikipedia research? Follow @WikiResearch

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Very excited about the unprefixed calc() function in . Finally a way to say (100% - 2em): bit.ly/YW6z2N

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edsu amused to see my sentiment analysis of obama & romney tweets is still running presimental.herokuapp.com one column is kinda quiet

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Good news about new form attributes (pattern…) is that now we can usls to see crazy validation ruleshtml5doctor.com/html5-forms-in…Bb

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SALAD2013 Do you have a great idea that combines Linked Data and APIs?Submit to the SALAD workshop! salad2013.linkedservices.org/alacarte/

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~RT @dret: A @twitter “What If” what-if.xkcd.com/34/ Finally realized that Twitter’s 140 chars’re counted via code points // +1

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RubenVerborgh people, this is your chance: submission deadline of the exciting @wsrest2013 workshop was extended to 10 March ws-rest.org/2013/dates

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somebitsLinks Bypassing Google Two-Factor Auth: Security startup finds some design flaws in Google’s security protocols dlvr.it/30XXjL

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@edsu Even more related work: bit.ly/XTJoIC. Need to squeeze those two papers in somehow, should the paper get accepted.

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@edsu OK. Not sure what’s wrong. Tried on several browsers to be sure. Same everywhere. [Topic change] Related work: bit.ly/XTDEP7

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@edsu Still unsure why I can’t add you: twitpic.com/c5ut5w. The @github autocomplete widget doesn’t show your name w/ edsu, ed, summers…

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@hfmuehleisen Recently discovered \itemsep0em for itemize. Plus good ol’ \def\baselinestretch{0.99}. And \begin{spacing}{0.9} for References

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CV9000 Nearly forgot until I used my wife’s laptop: @tomayac’s fixes @twitter’s goo.gl/7N1LY

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“No One Is More Excited For than CEO Mark Zuckerberg” onforb.es/15bsWXj ;-) (via @frischkopp)

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A busy week comes to an end. Submitted to w/ @sethvanhooland & @edsu, to DevTrack alone & to Posters w/ @Vjeux.

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@edsu Submitted :-) Fingers crossed now. Let’s see what the reviewers say…

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@edsu Why don’t you just email the list a link to the paper then? Feel free to put it somewhere you control. Like that it’s semi-public :-)

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@edsu Hmmm, do you have some sort of stealth profile? Can’t add you (see screenshot) twitpic.com/c5ut5w

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@edsu I add you to the repo. I use LaTeX for everything…

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@edsu Thanks for the flowers :-) Happy you like it. Just standing on the shoulders of giants… Also, thanks foC0 -ing the app!

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@edsu WRT arXiv: let’s hold off till we have a final decision. Feel free to circulate to interested parties via email now. OK? Make sense?

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@edsu Sure, feel free. Only concern: what happens if the paper gets rejected? Does arXiv count as a “prior publication” (= idea burnt)?

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@edsu Excellent! Thanks for in the first place :-) Any final remarks before I submit?

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is an excellent backup solution that uses (!) to save your data: bit.ly/YKWuWs

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RubenVerborgh I post a status with a YouTube music video by Sting and Facebook suggests I should like his page. Clever. Good data.

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@rtroncy @RubenVerborgh NOT arguing against test compliance. Arguing against it being 1st topic instead of a pat on the back saying “Great!”

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@edsu Great! I just wasn’t sure if you were offended by me adding you proactively & repeatedly pinging you… I email you the latest version.

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@edsu Hi again. Did you have a chance to skim the paper? Would you like your name on it, or rather prefer not to? Deadline is today. Thanks.

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RT @RubenVerborgh: Presented @tomayac’s work on social media item clustering at : bit.ly/YGDI3K // Thanks, Ruben!

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Test compliance shouldn’t be the 1st topic of a mailing list thread when someone releases their code to the public. Let there be laud!

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Welcome to public-rdf-comments@w3.org-@RubenVerborghh: “I’ve released an3e parser forS”. See replies:lists.w3.org/Archives/Publi…U

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RubenVerborgh “Don’t pat yourself on the back because you can write complicated code.”
— Programming is an Artruben.verborgh.org/blog/2013/02/2…Jge

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@rtroncy Thanks! deadline pressure will hopefully result in some thesis-recyclable pages. Hoping for RAMSS2013, DevTrack, & Poster.

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My proposal on Event Summarization Based on Social Networks (aka. ) got accepted for a 45min slot at :-D

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wikidata Some good news about the future of Wikidata: ur1.ca/cuvnf

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Wishing @RubenVerborgh luck who’s ✈ to Korea to present two papers of ours at : bit.ly/W4aQGc. Topics: &

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iamdanw The winner of the Google Glass hackday was an app that blurs the faces of non-single people by looking up relationship status on Facebook

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@vrandezo Thanks for the reply! OK, perfect enough ;-) I’ll cite this paper then. vrandezo.citations++;

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: Visualizing what people would do if they had Glass. twitpic.com/c5c9so

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@vrandezo What’s the best (preferred) way to cite @wikidata as a concept per se? I found bit.ly/WPkkSS, but it’s 2p only.

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Germany’s portal that apparently went live today greets me w/ 401 “Authorization required”: bit.ly/Xja6ew

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hfmuehleisen Now that’s a master’s thesis:
“The Quake III Arena Bot” by Jean Paul van Waveren (*He* built the bots in !) kbs.twi.tudelft.nl/Publications/M…

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@scorlosquet Congratulations and good luck with the new endeavor!

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dalmaer “etagify, a Connect middleware that generates ETags on the fly by md5-ing outgoing response bodies.” hacks.mozilla.org/2013/02/fantas…

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ldodds I love reading these: Duke Nukem 3D Code Review fabiensanglard.net/duke3d/index.p…

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@edsu Just sent you an email w/ the paper etc. Looking forward to your feedback (if you like). Cheers, Tom

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I haven’t seen cosine similarity (of texts) been explained clearer before: bit.ly/XmDvl9. More of this, please!

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somebitsLinks Right Zoom for Mac: Fix the stupid green window button to do something consistent dlvr.it/2yrFqB

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@edsu Thanks, excellent. I will be sure to cite the blog post! I ping you a link to the paper draft once it’s ready (for DevTrack).

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@edsu Hi Ed. I would like to cite you in a paper that is partly based on an idea you show in bit.ly/15oOYHp. What should I cite? TIA!

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@NoBigGovDuh I was reflecting reactions on the event in the form of media item creations for my PhD. Opinions are the respective authors’.

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Social media coverage of the event sorted by popularity shows videos dominate. twitpic.com/c4285b

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@vanessa_murdock Hi there! Any update on the proceedings? Are they gonna end up on ceur-ws.org or similar? TIA!

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@beverloo I have added rules to my local instance of bit.ly/xkcd37 that corrects and ;-) Web = fixed.

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ajpiano Presto lovers, have faith! They say “it ain’t over till the fat lady sings” and Opera is not the kind of place where that would hap….oh wait

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About the “flash of unstyled text” phenomenon, aka. (via the Weekly newsletter): superuser.com/questions/5477…

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Social Web reacts on news: “WebKit Man trashes ”, “[Sheep] the majority is us,”..htwitpic.com/c3d6pwwD

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Huge +1 to (’s) @codepo8’s thoughts on the / news: bit.ly/14S5azx

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Follow-up on the news: “Yes, monoculture is bad, but Opera was never really in a position to prevent it in the first place.”

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This is big: moves to the engine bit.ly/V8zBRD

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@markuslanthaler @RubenVerborgh Saw it. Definitely fun, not sure if practicable, though… :-)

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@agebhard Sure. You know how to reach me :-) Cheers!

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@agebhard That’s topic :-) Summarizing events based on social network data. The Titanic pic isn’t popular yet on Twitter’s hosting.

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.@agebhard LOL. On a more serious note, my software doesn’t detect it as most people deep-link the img on titanic-magazin,de. I don’t crawl.

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We’re no more. Benedict XVI resigns. This is how the social Web sees the event. twitpic.com/c2rwzq

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dalmaer Microsoft Appcelerator. Huh! businessinsider.com/microsoft-eyes…

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@rtroncy Tried to keep it short and simple :-) Your survey is your tweet compose textarea…

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On Twitter’s new universal search experience (tweets, users, news). Check the cited paper in the post dlvr.it/2vlzQh (via @TwitterEng)

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KushalDave At . “Rank Quantization” - Authors from Google, Bing and Yahoo! Presenter mentioned its a World peace search paper! :-)

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somebitsLinks Inside Evasi0n: Beautifully detailed analysis of the iOS jailbreak dlvr.it/2vWrdY

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! people at repeatedly & proudly mention their new ♀ CEO @marissamayer; not just in the session. +1!

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@rtroncy Too little content :-) Of course I tried..13

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Slides for our paper “Identifying VHS Recording Artifacts […]”bit.ly/XIP9HPFD Paperbit.ly/vhs-sexi2013YW

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Schuhmacher et al. have created a public dataset consisting of data bit.ly/WrqABB

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@moustaki En hora buena! Félicitations!

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.@vanessa_murdock kicks off , WS on Search & Explor. of Info at under the wary eyes of Jesus bit.ly/12p8DXy

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@PatrickHeneise @hhjs @aemkei Cool! Ping us some days before, and we can see who’s around. WRT. Barcelona beer.js: Volldamm! Moritz! :-)

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mozhacks Hello Chrome, it’s Firefox calling! - hacks.mozilla.org/2013/02/hello-…

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evad3rs evasi0n iOS 6/6.1 jailbreak is live! Download from evasi0n.com

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RubenVerborgh Balanced text in the browser. Wow, I’d sell my soul for that! blogs.adobe.com/webplatform/20…

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is like a mullet: Business up front: twitpic.com/c02q8t/full. Party in the back: twitpic.com/c02qfs/full.

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@bcnJS De res :-) i una abraçada de @hhjs!

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@bcnJS Remove width:960px; from //*[@id=”banner”]/hgroup :-)

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@dret Yeah, as I said before, open protocols FTW! It’s a good move. Cheers!

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@dret Yeah, they ditched during the last winter cleaning: bit.ly/WXsBmD. It will continue to work for existing users, tho.

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@dret Your grammar suffers, though ;-) “you can wake _my_ up” Good night!

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@dret ;-) bit.ly/WXrhQv . I use it on my work iPhone / iPad, and it works great! Syncs work & private calendars.

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@dret Well, fair enough concern. Happily, the @dataliberation front have catered for that need: bit.ly/WXqP4U

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@dret Yeah, open protocols FTW! Bye Exchange, hi & :-) ’s the guy around for so long, you don’t even greet anymore :-)

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@dret If you’re happy to put your contacts in the G00g1e kraken, then we got you covered w/ CardDAV since very recently bit.ly/WXpY46

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@dret CalDAV and CardDAV to the rescue?

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