The short-form week of 13–19 Jul 2015

20 Jul 2015; last modified 07 Aug 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.

In a conversation that started on Tuesday at 03:51pm

Breakfast in Austin, cocktails on 5th Ave. #roughlife—@ndw
@ndw breakfast burrito?—@kendall
@kendall No, in fairness, just a bowl of cereal. Near oh dark thirty departure.—@ndw
@ndw Have you been to Moonshine Grill yet? We went on Sat. It was fantastic (but crowded).—@bsletten
@bsletten No. Only in town for a couple of days.—@ndw
@ndw Did you move?—@bsletten
@bsletten Uh. Maybe. Where do you think I live? :-) I moved to Austin a couple of years ago.—@ndw
@ndw I thought you lived in Austin. Moonshine is in Austin. I didn’t understand your response then.—@bsletten
@bsletten Thought you were talking about NYC where I've just arrived for a couple of day!—@ndw
@ndw I obviously misunderstood your Tweet. Have fun.—@bsletten
@bsletten No worries. I'll make a note to checkout Moonshine when I'm back home.—@ndw

Tuesday at 07:28pm

OH at An American in Paris, "I didn't expect so much dancing." #facepalm—@ndw

Wednesday at 04:43am

A Dutch person - persuaded that cycling in London is "alright" by people on the internet - discovers the reality—@GBCycleEmbassy

Wednesday at 08:59am

RT @scotsmanuk: It's one of those days. Them: 'why is your system doing this?!' Us: 'your data is broken' Them: 'how fix?' Us: 'Fix your da…—@ndw

Wednesday at 01:23pm

Like a botnet but with brains and memes instead of computers and viruses. Civilizations unknowingly doing computations for something else.—@CurlOfGradient

Wednesday at 07:15pm

Wednesday at 10:23pm

RT @brentsimmons: Sometimes I reboot my computer on the grounds that it’s just been through a lot.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Thursday at 11:56am

@olivierthereaux Advertisers like it I suppose. Would be nice to have an alternate revenue model.—@ndw
@ndw indeed! Saddest thing in Derakhshan's post is his realisation that things with no "revenue model" have been booted out.—@olivierthereaux

Sunday at 08:54am

New England sure is pretty in the summer.—@ndw