The short-form week of 2–8 Sep 2013

09 Sep 2013; last modified 17 Sep 2013

The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

This document was created automatically from my archive of my Twitter stream. Due to limitations in the Twitter API and occasional glitches in my archiving system, it may not be 100% complete.

In a conversation that started on Sunday at 11:17pm

Golf shop called “The Range” in a mall called “The Domain”. Sadly, consensus is that’s entirely coincidental.—@ndw
@ndw is this just proof of ndw's nerd-dom?—@dpawson

In a conversation that started on Monday at 09:17am

Or: nobody should have to live in poverty! “@washingtonpost: "Nobody who works a 40-hour week should have to live in poverty"—@kendall

Monday at 01:58pm

Tuesday at 07:12am

XML Stars, the journal is out! http://paper.li/dominixml/1329135087 ▸ Top stories today via @ndw —@dominixml

In a conversation that started on Wednesday at 07:47am

Your stupid website that is entirely JS powered so it appears to hang for ages while it farts about doing crap really sucks. #justsayin —@ndw
+100 MT @ndw: Your stupid website that is entirely JS powered so it appears to hang for ages while it farts about doing crap really sucks.—@jeffsonstein
@ndw All JS websites are the new all Flash websites.—@ronhitchens

In a conversation that started on Wednesday at 08:32am

Two factor authentication is great, but having 87 different authentication apps on my phone is gonna suck.—@ndw
@ndw @bobegan that's why orgs should standardise on using RFC6238 OTP so that you can use one authenticator app http://wifinigel.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/meraki-multi-factor-authentication.html —@WifiNigel
@ndw bit of an exaggeration. 80 tops.—@paulmadsen
@ndw re #MFA ... The #facepalm moment hit me when I tried to login with #mfa while flying with wifi. No Cell. #SOL —@DALDEI
@ndw authy?—@whir
@ndw @gwestr or just use SMS then you don't need any of the authentication apps.—@termleech

Friday at 02:26pm

On the Internet (of Things ) everybody knows you are a dog (with worms and a vet appointment next Tuesday )—@paulmadsen

In a conversation that started on Friday at 04:10pm

This has to be one of the most monumental cock-ups in the history of UK Government Information Technology: http://www.dwp.gov.uk/eservice/need.asp —@geoffarnold
@geoffarnold Surely it's a page leftover from 1 April.—@ndw

Friday at 04:26pm

What would a browser do? Crash, of course.—@gridinoc

Friday at 04:59pm

There will be a day where it gets published that all the NSA backdoors are being used by foreign countries against the US—@gabrielsaldana

Sunday at 08:35am

Everyone has the right to hold any belief. And anyone else has the right to find that belief fucking ridiculous. Have a lovely Sunday :)—@rickygervais