The short-form week of 1–7 Aug 2016

08 Aug 2016; last modified 26 Aug 2016

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 Saturday at 07:25am

Hey, @Schlotzskys, you know what would be nice in receipt emails? A subject. I'm just thinking a subject might be useful.—@ndw
@ndw Thanks for the feedback, Norman. I'll share with the team.—@Schlotzskys

Sunday at 08:30pm

RT @PDChina: Amazing! Genius dad uses special effects to turn his toddler’s imagination into adventurous digital reality… —@ndw

In a conversation that started on Monday at 09:20am

@ndw Hi, Norman. We appreciate the catch, but we don't see it on desktop, mobile or app. When/where are you seeing this behavior? Thanks!—@VelocityAustin
@VelocityAustin Here's what I see on the "Payments" page. —@ndw
@VelocityAustin Did you see my reply? I provided a screen capture.—@ndw
@ndw Yes, thank you! We appreciated that. It's being looked into and we'll get back to you soon.—@VelocityAustin

Monday at 09:22pm

RT @ormanclark: Open website, close subscribe modal, close cookie notice, close live chat box, close ad blocker plea, close website.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Tuesday at 08:25pm

SGML's 30th. The SGML/XML community is absolutely full of the best, most interesting people in the world. #Balisage —@ndw
@ndw yes ... I am grateful I was able to attend SGML 30th and hear all the great stories. #Balisage —@_james_fuller
.@ndw Except for you, Norm. You're kinda dull. #kidding —@ronhitchens

Wednesday at 11:25am

"Randomness is our way of dealing with ignorance." #Balisage —@ndw

In a conversation that started on Thursday at 10:56am

Look, @ndw, lizards!! —@doctortovey
@doctortovey Nice!—@ndw

Thursday at 11:27am

RT @rgarner: The last twenty years building the web no-one asked for in two wireframes —@ndw

Thursday at 02:18pm

Norm Walsh just showed some ESIS. Oh great and heavenly bizarrely. SGML trivia! #balisage —@dalapeyre

Thursday at 02:41pm

.@Balisage @ndw said "HTML is maximally Postelian" I have to step up my game to keep up.—@maltbyd

Friday at 11:10am

#Balisage Bard of 2016 - so proud! —@doctortovey

Friday at 11:21am

RT @doctortovey: #Balisage Bard of 2016 - so proud! —@ndw

Saturday at 06:22am

RT @kiphampton: End of an era, really. I'm sure you'll rock the next thing just as hard. —@ndw

Saturday at 08:03am

TFW you asked the cab driver to go to the wrong airport. #travel #fail #gladtherewaslotsoftime —@ndw

Saturday at 03:02pm

RT @patrickDurusau: Telephone Metadata Can Reveal Surprisingly Sensitive Personal Information #NSA #metadata —@ndw