Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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

April 2014

Facebook kills the public post search endpoint (/search?type=post&q=query):
developers.facebook.com/docs/apps/chan… Bummer, used it a lot.

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stoyanstefanov applinks.org announced at f8. URLs, URLs everywhere. Even in native mobile apps

via Mobile Web (M5) (retweeted on 8:11 PM, Apr 30th, 2014 via Echofon)

tinysubversions @mediagalleries @WikiLiveMon Hey, this one worked, or at least it beat the Twitter trending topics

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:41 PM, Apr 30th, 2014 via Echofon)

kerfors Web Intelligence Summer School 2014, 225-29 Aug 2014, Saint-Étienne, France via @MonsieurAZ emse.fr/~zimmermann/WI…

via web (retweeted on 12:07 AM, Apr 30th, 2014 via Echofon)

addyosmani Slides from ‘Web Components Can Do That?!’ are online addyosmani.github.io/fitc-wccdt/ & some extra resources gist.github.com/addyosmani/114…

via web (retweeted on 6:15 PM, Apr 29th, 2014 via Echofon)

javisalas Ayer publiqué sobre @WikiLiveMon, que adelanta noticias de última hora cuando se editan varias wikipedias a la vez esmateria.com/2014/04/28/bus…

via web (retweeted on 1:39 PM, Apr 29th, 2014 via Echofon)

cramforce Finally a use case for DNS TXT records news.ycombinator.com/item?id=7664031

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 9:07 AM, Apr 29th, 2014 via Echofon)

PatrickMeier Use TweetCred to Automatically Identify Credible Tweets bit.ly/1mPDepd (cc @KatieS @Trushar @maria_ress @acarvin @NiemanLab)

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Seeing massive login attempt attacks w/ random usernames in my logs (“Serial console”). Just my instance? // CC: @googlecloud

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@HeidiTworek “[T]he lifecycle of […] events pre-internet & its influence on social media storytelling”—Cool PhD thesis title :) Let’s do it!

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ReaderMeter Not your ordinary data science job: using stats and to help Wikipedia raise money from its 500M readers hire.jobvite.com/CompanyJobs/Ca…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 5:38 PM, Apr 28th, 2014 via web)

@HeidiTworek Sorry, bitly added a trailing dot to the URL, the correct one is computer.org/portal/web/com…. Hopefully you’re still interested :-)

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You can now “physically” get too-big-to-download sets at @WikimediaDE wikimedia.de/wiki/Datentank… twitpic.com/e2bkso

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Just created G+ & Facebook events for defense: G+: plus.google.com/u/0/events/c61… FB: facebook.com/events/4605444…. Feel invited!

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@RubenVerborgh LOL, this are my corporate and private accounts :-) I guess the corporate account has auto-declined the public event invite…

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terraces Needs some blogging for details, but here’s a schema.org exporter for music music-actions.appspot.com /cc @danbri @adrienjoly

via web (retweeted on 5:19 AM, Apr 24th, 2014 via Echofon)

@MaxClm My app counts bots that have set the bot flag. How long did you run it? Numbers may take some time to settle…

via Echofon in reply to MaxClm

linkedtv Our tutorial slides “Remixing Media on the Web” now online mediamixer.eu/tutorial

via HootSuite (retweeted on 5:03 PM, Apr 23rd, 2014 via Echofon)

abursuc Project Naptha: an in-browser OCR engine entirely in Javascript fetching text from images projectnaptha.com Quite an achievement.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:56 AM, Apr 23rd, 2014 via Echofon)

~RT @Paul_Kinlan: Finding HTML Comment Nodes in the DOM w/ DOMTreeWalker: buff.ly/Pjyyf7 // Also check our www2012.universite-lyon.fr/proceedings/no…

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All lights on green for : public PhD defense on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 12:00 at @BarcelonaTech (UPC.edu).

via Echofon from Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya Ministerio de Universidades e Investigacion

Now running in production on Google Compute Engine via node-env-file (npmjs.org/package/node-e…) & forever (github.com/nodejitsu/fore…).

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wsREST Challenges identified at the workshop: docs.google.com/document/d/1SG….
Perhaps some inspiration for ? :-) Comments welcome!

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:13 PM, Apr 19th, 2014 via Echofon)

My friend @RubenVerborgh looks back at (Seoul), (Hyderabad), and / ruben.verborgh.org/blog/2014/04/1…. Good times!

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dubz_m @tomayac @mediagalleries Great work on the Wiki Live Monitor algorithm. Can’t wait to see how it improves over time.

via Mobile Web (M2) (retweeted on 11:20 AM, Apr 19th, 2014 via Echofon)

newsycombinator Seznam (Czech search company) 3D maps preview beta.mapy.cz/3d?x=16.601204…

via newsycombinator (retweeted on 5:37 PM, Apr 17th, 2014 via Echofon)

WikiResearch stats.grok.se completed a major hardware upgrade, retrieving Wikipedia page view data should be much easier now.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:25 AM, Apr 17th, 2014 via Echofon)

LDFragments The new Basic Linked Data Fragments server now supports paging: github.com/LinkedDataFrag…
Check it out: data.linkeddatafragments.org/dbpedia?subjec…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:19 AM, Apr 17th, 2014 via Echofon)

Insightful post by @seevl’s @terraces on the new Actions annotations: terraces.wordpress.com/2014/04/16/the…. Privacy does matter!

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candidate via @mediagalleries ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A0%D1…. Media gallery pic.twitter.com/0PgpBUe803. Русская весна = Russian spring(!)

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Why Google doesn’t have a lab technologyreview.com/news/525506/wh… “[I]t’s increasingly difficult […] to […] advance a field […] w/o […] corps.”

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rentzsch wondering why certificate revocation is disabled by default on Chrome? Because it’s nearly useless & slows down SSL imperialviolet.org/2012/02/05/crl…

via Hibari (retweeted on 7:09 PM, Apr 13th, 2014 via Echofon)

stilkov Perfect explanation of the Heartbleed bug: xkcd.com/1354/

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:43 AM, Apr 11th, 2014 via Echofon)

@Olivier_Aubert But you’re missing out on the time semantics for each cue: the mapping “cue–video fragment” gets lost. Parsing is easy. IMHO

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Iñtërnâtiônàlizætiøn☃💩 genius @mathias’ slides & notes for his presentation on , , : mths.be/jsu

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alexmikro How likely is your image to become popular? popularity.csail.mit.edu

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 8:31 AM, Apr 11th, 2014 via Echofon)

emax The most depressing version of 2048 I’ve seen so far “2048: Academic Publishing Edition” (via @karger) games.usvsth3m.com/2048/academic-… :<

via web (retweeted on 8:30 AM, Apr 11th, 2014 via Echofon)

Come see my poster Bots vs. Wikipedians bit.ly/bots-vs-wikipe… & demo wikipedia-edits.herokuapp.com (10:00–11:00, near room 201).

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@rtroncy @hyperaud_io @pchampin All else of their experience (text _not_ overlaid on video) can be achieved w/ of kind metadata. 2/2

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@rtroncy @hyperaud_io @pchampin The only reason IMHO for not using (yet) is annotating non- videos: hyperaud.io/pad/?m=QAN8CZF… 1/2

via Echofon in reply to rtroncy

nattiyak @raminetinati @DameWendyDBE correlate events in Wikipedia by temporal page views in diff. languages eprints.soton.ac.uk/363631/1/wbsc0…

via web (retweeted on 9:34 AM, Apr 10th, 2014 via Twitter for Android)

stewhir @nattiyak @raminetinati @DameWendyDBE Cool! Wikipedia time research is popular this year! :) Also @tomayac demos and my Wiki paper

via web (retweeted on 9:32 AM, Apr 10th, 2014 via Twitter for Android)

~RT @ricardokawase Refreshing to see research on instead of the usual suspects TWTR & FB. // bit.ly/1i3IYuy

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~RT @milesosborne link to our paper on large scale event detection, tracking and summarisation bit.ly/1lRGUJ4 // Demo avail.?

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stilkov Don’t blame the author of the Heartbleed bug code for making a mistake unless you a) don’t make mistakes yourself or b) are Bruce Schneier

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 4:52 AM, Apr 10th, 2014 via Echofon for Android PRO)

Interesting paper by Tran et al. on Wikipedia’s news portal: l3s.de/~gtran/publica… [PDF]

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@Alheri @HeidiTworek Actually we talked recently-ish. Maybe we could collaborate on a paper for bit.ly/1lREB8Z Realizing this now…

via Echofon for Android PRO in reply to Alheri

rtroncy @informor strikes again with thecitybeat.org at live detection of hyper local events ! pic.twitter.com/pKlwSw0EoB

via iOS (retweeted on 4:24 AM, Apr 10th, 2014 via Twitter for Android)

Slides from my demo on breaking news detection/illustration at the Google booth y’day bit.ly/mediagalleries pic.twitter.com/sJ7Rah2XzM

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rtroncy RT @DameWendyDBE Who has spotted @jahendler is taking photo of me taking selfie with his Google glass? pic.twitter.com/YKDBGJK9ao

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:55 AM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Echofon)

Annoyed by Twitter’s “Who to follow” when it’s “Whom to follow”?—I fixed it:chrome.google.com/webstore/detai…f4@ashishgoellk

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eytan google adwords is the new mturk. great paper and presentation by @ipeirotis at ! gabrilovich.com/publications/p…

via web (retweeted on 9:47 AM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Echofon)

~RT @laurens_d_v: @tomayac demonstrating @mediagalleries at the Google booth—awesome tool!4pic.twitter.com/sJ7Rah2XzMM // Thanks :-)

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@RubenVerborgh Dead-simple and intuitive :-) Maybe I could learn from your workflow. Let’s talk about it :-) Bedankt!

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fabien_gandon Slides of W3C Linked Data and semantic web tutorial slidesha.re/1g5Ae2Y @w3c @Inria

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:28 AM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Echofon)

@RubenVerborgh Same here. Still learning how to use it, though, unstable SSH session doesn’t help. Also, why doesn’t nohup do this on Mac?

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~RT @tommyh: Surprised & haven’t come up on this panel. // +1, was waiting for it. No questions neither :-/

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Keynote, coffee break, and panel—the last three hours of4 in a media gallery D).pic.twitter.com/4n1SYvrwNGG

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about the () screen command for multiplexing terminal windows (not only) over SSH: developer.apple.com/library/mac/do… Steep learning curve.

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.@rtroncy “[L]ist of hashtags used for pic.twitter.com/IwhidMw6va ?”—Just4, removed 1 img from Women Who Win event w/ colliding hashtag.

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rtroncy My presentation “Contextualizing Events in TV News Shows” is online at slideshare.net/troncy/context…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:09 AM, Apr 9th, 2014 via Echofon)

Media gallery of the first 3 days of ; (near-)dedupe’ed, ranked, & compiled based on research from . pic.twitter.com/IwhidMw6va

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@dret @RubenVerborgh @cpedrinaci @wsREST It wasn’t that hard—we were standing on the shoulders of giants:@drett@pautassoo@ruyalarconn :-)

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mhashemi Listen to @Wikipedia iOS app released blog.hatnote.com/post/820876779… /cc @WikiResearch @moltman

via web (retweeted on 7:27 PM, Apr 8th, 2014 via Echofon)

@rtroncy Thanks, I have fixed the URL.

via Echofon in reply to rtroncy

Slides of our talk Weaving the Web(VTT) of Data are at bit.ly/weaving-webvtt.

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~RT @RubenVerborgh: If we want to see smart clients, we’ve to stop building intelligent servers. slideshare.net/RubenVerborgh/…

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fabien_gandon Linked Data Fragments
offload querying from servers to clients by lightweight partitioning bit.ly/1qfjvRk

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:54 AM, Apr 8th, 2014 via Echofon)

fabien_gandon two-stage NED detecting thematic domains and ensuring high-throughput bit.ly/1qfiDvU

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:54 AM, Apr 8th, 2014 via Echofon)

googleresearch The Social Media Illustrator: Automatically Telling Breaking News Stories with Wikipedia and Social Multimedia, at goo.gl/HXYpAQ

via web (retweeted on 7:43 AM, Apr 8th, 2014 via Echofon)

Wikipedia Live Monitor & Social Media Illustrator (basis of @mediagalleries) featured on @googleresearch G+ page: plus.google.com/u/0/+Researcha…

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addyosmani Wrote a @polymer element for authenticating with a Google account: github.com/addyosmani/goo… Quick demo: addyosmani.github.io/google-signin/…

via web (retweeted on 5:05 PM, Apr 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

~RT @wsREST: Impressions from . Keep them photos or videos coming! twitpic.com/e0jbpt // Generated via

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wsREST Sam Goto’s keynote Prezi from this morning is available at prezi.com/ymvx-imj6uzh/t…. Half the fun w/o the stories, though :-(

via Echofon (retweeted on 8:06 AM, Apr 7th, 2014 via Echofon)

techreview_es Un algoritmo ilustra automáticamente las noticias de última hora. Sus primeras historias ya están en @mediagalleries technologyreview.es/blog/post.aspx…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:51 AM, Apr 5th, 2014 via Echofon)

Haven’t tried it, but apparently you can now install 4.4.2 on Intel x86 platform PCs: forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php…. Any success stories?

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stilkov Brilliant JavaScript efficiency hints: “Basically all of JavaScript is approximately 8 jQueries. Do the math.” medium.com/cool-code-pal/…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:22 AM, Apr 5th, 2014 via Echofon for Android PRO)

.@DocXavi Thanks for the RT. I already raised my eyebrow w/ this video today.com/video/today/51… (that you tweeted in twitter.com/DocXavi/status…).

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At , @IBMResearch do a great job at presenting work on surveillance & total control—“Show me all red cars…” All for good of course.

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to redesign across more than 32 million pages: fastcodesign.com/3028366/wikipe… (via @arkaitz)

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.@chordify, presented at by @WBasdeHaas et al. is an amazing service that extracts chords from music: chordify.net/chords/freunde…

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is finally in print. Excited to hold it in my alive, warm hands :-) Thanks, Joaquim Gabarro from @BarcelonaTech .

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You can navigate @bing’s by “hacking” the Ajax URL from the widget: bing.com/widget/entity/…

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aaranged Bing Announces “Knowledge Widget” - On-the-Fly, JavaScript-Based, Entity Extraction & Display - binged.it/1pV2VUS @bing

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 3:46 PM, Apr 3rd, 2014 via Echofon)

by @PatrickMeier et al. collects tweets & helps w/ crowdsourcing classifier data: irevolution.net/2014/04/03/usi…, chato.cl/papers/demo_20… [PDF]

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Danea_Johnson Wiki Page edits ongoing @WikiLiveMon Candidate: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2014_Fort…

via web (retweeted on 10:25 AM, Apr 3rd, 2014 via Echofon)

aboodman Somebody built the app engine logo, and it turned out to be useful. youtube.com/watch?v=kldA4n… What other logos have hidden capabilities?

via web (retweeted on 3:09 AM, Apr 3rd, 2014 via Echofon)

sympapadopoulos Photos from the @ICMR2014 are online: sites.google.com/site/socialmul… If you have more that you want to share, pls send them to me.

via web (retweeted on 2:59 AM, Apr 3rd, 2014 via Echofon)

Slate How can we instill journalistic ethics in robot reporters? slate.me/1igc8nO !

via SocialFlow (retweeted on 6:30 PM, Apr 2nd, 2014 via Echofon)

.@ndiakopoulos’ new @Slate post “How can we instill journalistic ethics in robot reporters?” opens w/ @WikiLiveMon buff.ly/1lBUMqS

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Wow, Google+ does amazingly good at conserving metadata w/ an upload-download round trip embeddedmetadata.org/social-media-t… (via @rtroncy)

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rtroncy in echo to Susanne Boll, look at how much social media sites preserve metadata, embeddedmetadata.org/social-media-t…. FB does not as many others

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:58 PM, Apr 2nd, 2014 via Echofon)

Strict Order, Equal Size (cf. bit.ly/mediagalleries) Twitter-ruled media gallery. @ICMR2014 twitpic.com/e01af1

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ICMR2014 The conference topics are so hot we set off the fire alarm. pic.twitter.com/ENd3ZmfQFu

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:19 PM, Apr 1st, 2014 via Echofon)

Slides from my @ICMR2014 work Telling Stories of w/ Social Multimedia bit.ly/mediagalleries

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~RT @sympapadopoulos: @SciWriBy presents Sweet FA: Sentiment, Soccer & Swearing @ICMR2014 // On the news: dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2…

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At ; starting off w/ workshop on social multimedia & storytelling run by @sympapadopoulos et al. sites.google.com/site/socialmul…

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rtroncy “StreamGrid: Summarization of large-scale Events” by @sympapadopoulos, fr.slideshare.net/sympapadopoulo… See also @mediagalleries @tomayac!

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 8:57 AM, Apr 1st, 2014 via Echofon)

Ollie_VL Accept for ACM TOIS “Georeferencing Wikipedia documents using data from social media sources” PDF @ van-laere.net/papers/ACM_TOI…

via web (retweeted on 1:37 AM, Apr 1st, 2014 via Echofon)