The short-form week of 23 Feb–1 Mar 2015

02 Mar 2015; last modified 04 Mar 2015

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.

Monday at 10:25pm

"They're not anecdotes, that's small batch artisanal data"—@pikelet

Tuesday at 07:30am

RT @ashfurrow: To me, this about sums up Celcius vs the-other-one. —@ndw

In a conversation that started on Tuesday at 02:09pm

@ashfurrow @ndw drug dealers use metric weights system also in the US, probably because the industry is very international...—@DrNirDagan
@DrNirDagan @ndw They use the metric system in Canada, too. I mean... I would imagine they do.—@ashfurrow

Tuesday at 04:11pm

OH: "days since last Javascript Framework: NaN"—@Argorak

Tuesday at 08:42pm

One word: Amazing —@SciencePorn

Tuesday at 11:16pm

RT @MicroSFF: "Piglets are cute." "I guess." "And kittens." "Yeah?" "You know, we could-" "No!" "Why not?" "We've tried it. Bad-tempered ho…—@ndw

Wednesday at 06:30am

RT @thereaIbanksy: two rules for success… —@ndw

In a conversation that started on Wednesday at 06:52am

#Gradle has made #Maven usable. Hallelujah.—@ndw
@ndw I am not sure that isn't Stockholm syndrome talking ;)—@brisvegas1
@brisvegas1 Maybe. I sure resisted it for a long time.—@ndw

Wednesday at 08:42pm

Thursday at 09:20am

Why was I not told about the greatest font ever? —@dauwhe

In a conversation that started on Thursday at 10:02am

If the Austin Statesman is representative of newpapers, maybe they fail b/c they're awful. Unreliable delivery and hideous online version.—@ndw
@ndw Have you seen a paper with a good online version? Not the Gannett (@USATODAY, @Florida_Today, et al) UI. Can a good news UI be done?—@maltbyd
@maltbyd @USATODAY @Florida_Today I'm sure you could make one that would satisfy users. Whether it would simultaneously satisfy advertisers…—@ndw

Thursday at 10:04am

If ran on #MarkLogic, it wouldn't take several hours for distributions to show up in the index. I'm just sayin'.—@ndw

Thursday at 11:39pm

@jtauber Oh, good, it's not just me then.—@ndw

Friday at 06:50am

Anyone can troll on Twitter, but hats off to people who do it on Facebook where everyone can see they've got ugly kids and a shit kitchen.—@frankieboyle

Friday at 01:34pm

RT @shelleypowers: Heart broken: Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83 —@ndw

Friday at 03:35pm

Best argument I've ever seen for self-driving cars and public transit: —@Noahpinion

Friday at 10:50pm

'Gravity' - An honest spoken word poem about being Atheist. #atheism —@denyreligion

Friday at 11:09pm

RT @dangillmor: Weaning myself off Apple, Microsoft, Google et al -- a journey worth taking. My new @medium @backchnnl piece:…—@ndw

Saturday at 07:12am

XML Stars, the journal is out! Stories via @JamieXML @ndw —@dominixml

Saturday at 11:45pm

@mdubinko Uh huh. Unplug that. Quickly.—@ndw

Sunday at 07:05am

Mathematical argument debunks motivational poster —@mathemaniac