Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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

June 2015

My trip report from the International Conference on Web Engineering () blog.tomayac.com/index.php?date…. pic.twitter.com/LV8z0Z7Qrg

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sw12 Media Source Extensions (MSE) for gapless audio playback — brilliant@DaleCurtiss article and demos:developers.google.com/web/updates/20…m

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Zidd0 Molson And Google Built A Beer Fridge That Unlocks Via Voice Translation on.tcrn.ch/l/SQqg via @TechCrunch / Congrats @tomayac

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addyosmani @addyosmani StackOverflow survey shows JavaScript most popular technology. 25% users use Sublime Text & 34% Notepad++ stackoverflow.com/research/devel…

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E. Alfonseca shows recent advances in Natural Language Understanding at Google: q=”my photos of animals” pic.twitter.com/3NZBKnM8lP

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thalhamm @tomayac “Documenting the Creation of Theater and Opera Productions with Linked Data and Web Technologies” pic.twitter.com/y3ejSw51Zo

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Slides for our paper Curtains Up! Lights,
Camera, Action!-bit.ly/curtains_upO Hypervideo Web Components5pic.twitter.com/3uGLjbyO7ll

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@RubenVerborgh Yeah, you should join for just tomorrow. A short train ride and back before dinner :-)

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thalhamm The slides of my presentation are now online!

Slides: slideshare.net/thalhamm/icwe-…
Paper: aifb.kit.edu/web/Inproceedi…

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.@thalhamm presenting his SUMMA facts ranking system, best paper candidate at . Demo: people.aifb.kit.edu/ath/summaClient pic.twitter.com/6Ov0LyN7Ks

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folks, come & see how to create rich Hypervideos w/ Web Components easily—17:15, Van Oldenbarnevelt Roompic.twitter.com/SpZrziToiXX

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RubenVerborgh After Google’s art, this @ugent machine now dreams live about topics you suggest: twitch.tv/317070 //CC: @tomayac

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@g33konaut Thanks for showing me new stuff that I wouldn’t have learned hadn’t I seen your talk :-)

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wavesurfer.js: Audio Waveform Visualizations w/ Web Audio API & HTML5 Canvas—Codegithub.com/katspaugh/wave…U Demowavesurfer.fmU

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Pretty cool video annotation demo based on Web Components (view source): rwth-acis.github.io/VideoDrawingDe… pic.twitter.com/iNtVmO1j0v

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WikiResearch@wikidata Vandalism Corpus … the first corpus for vandalism in knowledge bases” uni-weimar.de/medien/webis/p… Most vandalized: Cristiano Ronaldo

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LDFragments The Triple Pattern Fragments client v1.3.0 supports federated queries. Code: github.com/LinkedDataFrag… Demo: bit.ly/cubist-works

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 3:25 PM, Jun 24th, 2015 via Echofon)

Quick write-up w/ links to my favorite @MediterraneaJS talks (had to leave early, so inclomplete): blog.tomayac.com/index.php?date…

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RubenVerborgh The Silver Searcher (AKA the `ag` command) is awesome to search in source code. github.com/ggreer/the_sil… pic.twitter.com/ZAupGT2RUf

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How Reddit’s ranking algorithms work: amix.dk/blog/post/19588

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Gorintic Answer on @Quora by @echen to When should A/B testing not be trusted to make decisions? quora.com/When-should-A-…

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eventifierapp @MediterraneaJS Here’s social media recap of , have a look: buff.ly/1K9yb14 CC @tomayac @pinchito @RReverser Ty

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Yay, @taig_jailbreak have released TaiG v2.0.0 that jailbreaks versions 8.1.3 up to 8.3 taig.com/en/

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csarasuagar Otra razón para no perderse : el Googler Dr. Thomas Steiner @tomayac se unirá online para hablar de Freebase—>Wikidata

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MeTroFuN My slides from @MediterraneaJS – How to reduce mobile network latency & battery drain on Front-Enbit.ly/1K8hQK49fJS

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svenardocom The source code for my presentation is up here github.com/svenanders/rea…

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RReverser Slides for concurrency in ES6+ are here: slideshare.net/RReverser/es6c… pic.twitter.com/2PTxVKBOq4

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ladybenko Slides + code for my game dev talk at @MediterraneaJS. I’ll be speaking in a few minutes :) belen-albeza.github.io/mediterranea-j…

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Cool interactive WebGL slides by @g33konaut shown off during his @MediterraneaJS talk: avgp.github.io/mediterraneajs/

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picsoung At we are experimenting crowd programming, crowd corrects errors from live demo on stage 😝 pic.twitter.com/mEEwmvBV8f

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toniher A disaster monitor system based on by @tomayac pic.twitter.com/eN9ccjSgzI

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Slides from my @MediterraneaJS talk “Disaster Monitoring w/ Wikipedia & Google Maps” are up at bit.ly/disaster_js.

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mischat An awesome cheat sheet for all the command line github.com/jlevy/the-art-…

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@RubenVerborgh @ivan_herman All a matter of making editing a straight-forward, smooth task. Things like photos are even easier on mobile.

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Can Wikipedia survive? Thoughtful article from the New York Times: nytimes.com/2015/06/21/opi… (via @ivan_herman)

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aaranged All .org and rich snippet code examples on Google Developers now include JSON-LD - bit.ly/1J947T7 pic.twitter.com/MTweBLHUOL

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@RubenVerborgh I guess I’d be more comfy w/ this extension if it hid the cookies thingie instead of OK-ing it (click hijack attack vector).

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vambenepe Wired: Google Trends now shows the Web’s obsessions in real time wired.com/2015/06/google… Powered by Millwheel, which you can use as Dataflow.

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@LeaVerou @tabatkins Makes sense, brevity is good in this case. ευχαριστώ!

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LeaVerou New blog post: Conical gradients, today!
lea.verou.me/2015/06/conica…
Inside: Polyfill for conic-gradient() in CSS, just out the oven!

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@LeaVerou Great idea! Clarification question: is it conic or conical? The spec draft suggests “conical”, whereas the post suggests “conic”…

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_ericelliott Today is a big day for JS:

ES6 is final: ecma-international.org/publications/s…
Web Assembly announced: brendaneich.com/2015/06/from-a…

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@staeiou @bkeegan Edited, and heavily edited—repeatedly a breaking news candidate in@WikiLiveMonn:twitter.com/mediagalleries…q

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Introducing @YouTube Newswire in collaboration w/ @Storyful—curated eyewitness footage of recent events:youtube-global.blogspot.com/2015/06/eyewit…R

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@RubenVerborgh You can tell they were having fun… Now I only wish I had a deeper understanding of neural network mechanics.

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Neural networks trained to recognize objects in images used to _generate_ such images googleresearch.blogspot.com/2015/06/incept… Gallery goo.gl/photos/fFcivHZ…

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[D]iscovery of […] weaknesses which enable a sandboxed […] app […] gain […] access to other apps’ [drive.google.com/file/d/0BxxXk1…jC #OSX #iOS

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lilcoccinelle Los 15 mejores bancos de fotos gratuitas en internet y sin licencia. No te los pierdas! —> bit.ly/1G4qu5Y pic.twitter.com/TAZ1ZRdlkS

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jtfeng Visualize your in @Google BigQuery & @tableau thanks to our friends at @TwitterDev github.com/twitterdev/twi…

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MediterraneaJS Did you know that MediterráneaJS is completely voluntary and non-profit? Check out our finance charts infogr.am/mediterraneajs…

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aaranged Twitter’s Future is Actually Its Past – Where Twitter Went Wrong and How to Right It bit.ly/1dGJkIRp@novaspivackck

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mbostock (Re-)announcing d3-format: a JavaScript number formatter inspired by Python 3’s advanced string formatting. github.com/d3/d3-format

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.@halfbyte demoing liv3c0der during his Web MIDI API talk at @hhjs: github.com/halfbyte/liv3c… pic.twitter.com/EwXMSzcJSH

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.@atufkas presenting the JSON Web Token standard (jwt.io) at @hhjs. pic.twitter.com/MNy82mQaA2

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“Breadcrumbs” structured data mark-up finally based on : developers.google.com/structured-dat…

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~RT @somebitsLinks: Unicode apostrophe: A mess in the standard dlvr.it/BCRP3Z // CC: @RubenVerborgh who, too, cares :-)

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hhjs Join us tomorrow 7PM at the Google Hamburg offices: meetup.com/hamburg-js/eve… – And please update your RSVP if you can’t make it.

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Wow, @rauschma’s book “Exploring ES6” is finally there: exploringjs.com. Free online (thanks!) or as a paid ebook.

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awfulben Want to know more about the new content blockers in WebKit? There is now an introduction on the blog: webkit.org/blog/3476/cont…

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@RobinDrexler Hope the invitation will arrive soon; sorry, but I don’t have any :-(

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A legit alternative to ad blockers: google.com/contributor/we…

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krmaher You asked, we acted. @Wikipedia is going HTTPS by default, starting now: blog.wikimedia.org/2015/06/12/sec…

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vambenepe Twitter for BigQuery github.com/twitterdev/twi… See how easy it is to stream Twitter data into BigQuery.

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wikidata Since yesterday @Tpt93 is interning at Google to help free up more data from Freebase for Wikidata using wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:…

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Tpt93 I’ve just uploaded a first batch of @fbase content into Primary Source in order to improve @wikidata wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:…

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@danbri @pchampin @SSchaffert @vrandezo Schema mapping was initially handled by @vrandezo, now supported by Google intern @Tpt93.

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TwitterIR Dick Costolo to step down as CEO, will remain on Board, and Jack Dorsey appointed Interim CEO, effective July 1

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TwitterDev Announcement: Removing the 140 character limit from Direct Messages.
twittercommunity.com/t/removing-the…

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mfhepp welcome apple to the list of consumers of .org! - developer.apple.com/library/prerel…

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somebitsLinks MacOS spoofing MAC address: Faking out stupid captive portals dlvr.it/B9wnqd

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“Protect My Choices”—Chrome extension that opts you out of interest-based tracking (DAA Self-Regulatory Program):chrome.google.com/webstore/detai…G

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~RT @aaranged: RSS is being used for now, but Apple News Format will eventually fuel Apple News-apple.co/1f37eisG > bullshitCard.call()

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retomeier Writing about what I do is what I do, so I’m writing about what Developer Relations is & why I think it’s important:
medium.com/google-develop…

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Help the browser determine the correct autocomplete form values by means of, well, the autocomplete attribute: updates.html5rocks.com/2015/06/checko…

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mozhacks The state of Web Components by @wilsonpage mzl.la/1HnraYs

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somebitsLinks “I like your blog”: I’m at the State of the Map conference. Two different people here said “I like your blog!” on..dlvr.it/B7ZBHFfq

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@somebitsLinks I, too, like your blog—for the thoughtful posts despite low frequency, for the hackable URLs & for the non-crippled RSS feed.

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MarkusLanthaler Happy 20th birthday @SELFHTML! You were one of the most helpful resources when I made my first baby steps on the Web

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@rtroncy @yprie @pchampin Was working on past versions for sure. Should improve with our upcoming switch to @polymer 1.0 :-)

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@rtroncy @yprie @pchampin Should work in Firefox, Safari, & Opera, too. Actual mileage may vary… Web Components between native & polyfilled.

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rtroncy Discovering spectacleenlignes.fr/hypervideo/. @tomayac @yprie @pchampin Nice demo but works only on Chrome for me, is it normal?

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Releasing BabelNet.js, a wrapper for the BabelNet API to be used from the browser & from Node.js: npmjs.com/package/babeln…

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Yahoo! Pipes end-of-life announcement: pipes.yqlblog.net/post/120705592…. One of the most innovative early mash-up tools.

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TeXtip Unicode to LaTeX bit.ly/132avS2

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RubenVerborgh Have you ever executed a federated SPARQL query? This is your chance: goo.gl/N5zgiY. Featured in linkeddatafragments.org/publications/e…

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@aaranged LOL, you’re easily pleased ;-) The demo actually still works: social-media-illustrator.herokuapp.com

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@aaranged They took the time to polish it :-) I wish I would have had that time.

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aaranged How a group of researchers tried to use social media data and algorithms to find breaking news - bit.ly/1BHSEBX @ylichterman

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rasbt The Unknown Perils of Mining Wikipedia - Robots learning from robots blog.lateral.io/2015/06/the-un…

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ylecun Big announcement today: we are creating a new branch of Facebook AI Research in Paris!… fb.me/sAysgm5n

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MarkusLanthaler Facebook starts experimenting with . This could be the beginning of something huge on.fb.me/1I6adjT

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@tomayac The original source seems more up-to-date than the fork: github.com/knowitall/ollie

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Ollie: an open information extractor (for English) that uses dependency parses: github.com/schmmd/ollie

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TwitterEng Introducing Heron: a new real-time analytics platform at Twitter scale. Check it out: blog.twitter.com/2015/flying-fa…

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RubenVerborgh @tomayac @luileito The best feature I’ve implemented for myself is chrome.google.com/webstore/detai…. Using EasyChair is way less annoying now.

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A Multilingual Corpus of Automatically Extracted Relations from Wikipedia
googleresearch.blogspot.com/2015/06/a-mult… [PDF] (via @googleresearch)

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@RubenVerborgh @luileito Have any great candidate xkcd comics in mind?

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Olivier_Aubert A proposal for spatial shape/dynamic MF syntax github.com/oaubert/mediaf… @tomayac @pchampin @lysander07 @tkurz @rtroncy @silviapfeiffer

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.@RubenVerborgh Once again a proof that a compelling abstract is key to getting citations: citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/downlo… & twitter.com/rubenverborgh/…

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RubenVerborgh “Fixing the web one page at a time, or actually implementing xkcd# 37” by @tomayac and me actually got cited. scholar.google.be/scholar?cites=…

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FRanCo—A Ground Truth Corpus for Fact Ranking Evaluation:km.aifb.kit.edu/ws/sumpre2015/…N [PDF] by@lysander077 et al.5

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@pgroth 34 and older… Both of us. Darn, I’m only 33pic.twitter.com/AsNpBjwYzrzr :)

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@pgroth Thanks for the mention. I couldn’t find a link for Elsevier’s publication graph, happy to add it if you let me know it :-)

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