The short-form week of 22–28 Jun 2015

29 Jun 2015; last modified 29 Jul 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 07:11am

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

Monday at 02:42pm

RT @Balisage: Late-breaking talks added to Balisage 2015 program. See complete detailed program at:—@ndw

Tuesday at 01:48am

RT @SciencePorn: This is how I roll.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Tuesday at 01:53am

Standing all the way to Paddington. Here's hoping the next several thousand miles are more comfortable.—@ndw
@ndw not a great way to start a journey, but at least you'll be ready for a sit down! Hope the rest of the trip improves—@ldodds
@ndw ooh where are you off to?—@jacqui
@jacqui heading home. LHR-AUS.—@ndw

Tuesday at 02:14am

@jacqui For the love of all things, if you find it please send it my way.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Tuesday at 05:38am

Unsurprised to discover that the economy seating on the BA# 787 "Dreamliner" remains nightmarish.—@ndw
@ndw that's only because you haven't learned to shrink yourself a few inches, silly.—@lehors
@ndw Sympathy Norm.—@dpawson

Tuesday at 04:50pm

I'm pretty sure the baggage procedures at AUS specify air dropping the bags over Dallas and driving the last 300 miles. On donkeys.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Wednesday at 08:59am

First W3C telcon with WebEx instead of Zakim. We'll miss you Zakim. Also, I give this call a 50% chance of actually getting attendees.—@ndw
@ndw I just tried a webex call (non-W3C), and failed to get it working.—@stevenpemberton
@stevenpemberton I have certainly had it fail. Most often I run it in a Windows VM. That seems to help.—@ndw
[bummer, I loved Zakim] MT @ndw: First W3C telcon with WebEx instead of Zakim. We'll miss you Zakim...—@jeffsonstein
@ndw the Annotation WG first call on webex was okay, but then everyone got messed up for the second.—@azaroth42

Wednesday at 10:44pm

Dear America, Thank you for making the debate about flags, not guns. Sincerely, The gun lobby—@hugs

Thursday at 06:47pm

@ninaland I say put women on all of 'em. And the coins too.—@ndw

Thursday at 07:24pm

Sometimes I wonder if folks who talk about algorithms realize they're just formalized processes. Like long division.—@dtunkelang

Friday at 06:27pm

The Law of Conservation of Karma suggests SCOTUS will now do something awful to counter all the good. Like side with Oracle against Google.—@webmink

In a conversation that started on Friday at 07:27pm

@dscape I was going to point you to as an alternative, but I don't think that's what you had in mind.—@ndw
@ndw maybe i deleted my original tweet? :) hope all is well, lmk if you are ever in london!—@dscape
@dscape I think we were talking about different kinds of bars. I'll be back in London early September. Will forward details when I have 'em.—@ndw
@ndw would be great to see you :)—@dscape
@dscape Come to the MarkLogic User Group meeting on the 10th? :-) We're hiring, you know :-)—@ndw
@ndw can’t find the link, can you please share?—@dscape
@ndw while i would love to work with you again it’s unlikely i will rage quit the company i created :) adding the meetup to my cal—@dscape

Friday at 07:37pm

@JohnDobbin Absolutely.—@ndw

Friday at 07:48pm

RT @scalzi: For those asking, I'll be in San Francisco for the ALA meeting. Because librarians are awesome.—@ndw

Saturday at 04:09am

I’m just gonna leave your """traditional marriage""" in the distant past, ok? Ok.—@themarketka

Saturday at 07:31am

Boyfriend in one hand, gin and tonic in the other. 👬🌈 #pridelondon—@tommorris

Saturday at 04:21pm

RT @psd: More and more moving parts, and fewer constraints. I fear for The Web. #edgeconf—@ndw

Saturday at 09:00pm

RT @denyreligion: Cyanide & Happiness got it right #atheism—@ndw

Sunday at 03:31am

Enterprise Java devs now look at the front-end asset pipeline build process stuff and think "even the Maven devs didn't do this many drugs".—@tommorris