Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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November 16th, 2014

Listening to @Herring1967’s Leicester Square Theatre Podcast with @sarapascoe. comedy.co.uk/podcasts/richa…

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@SMinney The answer is in my Twitter stream already.

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RT @Steve_Lockstep: Nice @iappANZ. So is the hashtag for tomorrow’s Summit from Sydney. [Complaining before it even starts! Go us.]

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And, @Steve_Lockstep, I gather that it’s MC @JustinianNews on da mic.

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@belindafarrelly I’m generally up at 0500. This 0430 is a compromise. I’ll still miss the 0800 breakfast session at the conference.

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@Steve_Lockstep @iappANZ I second this motion. We don’t need the year, ‘cos tweets are timetsamped. would do.

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@freshchilli To catch the 0636 train into Sydney. I’m going to the iappANZ conference.

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Setting an alarm for 0430.

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feed_the_chooks oh get fucked

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crikey_news Things could’ve been worse at , says @deptofaustralia pic.twitter.com/iXfGWKpNcI

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@fionacollins I wouldn’t go that far, but the one part that isn’t just rhetoric, but the argument in the final paragraph I disagree with.

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imagethief Samsung computerized my fridge. I just had to reboot it. Yes, I had to reboot my fridge. Internet of things, you say? Thought that through?

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@chris23 @HowardBaldwin Oh I like ! Maybe your Hadoop cluster needs plenty of fluids and a god lie down.

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@jeamland Well that’s just rude. @mjg59 is clearly a very naughty person.

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 232: Malware, mobiles and misery”, links to this week’s stuff. stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/23… pic.twitter.com/AunnDCHaHk

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@jdub @jeamland @mjg59 Make it 2013, and that may well be true.

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@jeamland @mjg59 Why? What’s the poor man done to deserve that?

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@HowardBaldwin I left the Target/pregnancy thing out of that column ‘cos I felt I’d used it too many times already.

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“Perhaps the most virulent attack on big data came from ZDNet columnist Stilgherrian”, wrote @HowardBaldwin. Hah! forbes.com/sites/howardba…

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TheKouk I wonder what the G20 leaders agreed to about another inquiry into Pink Batts?

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“Greece caught using Victoria’s Twelve Apostles in international tourism commercial”, reports @abcnews abc.net.au/news/2014-11-1…

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The wind, it blows.

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latingle An unfortunate message on ABC24 ‘Due to G20 coverage, Big Ideas will not be seen at this time’

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mcgregormt Pres. Obama is down under shirtfronting on climate change (that’s Aussie for kicking ass and taking names) pic.twitter.com/FIzqw37vgx

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jonkudelka George Brandis’ sunburn just another example of the dangers of solar power.

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PitcherJenna I got sat on today.

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NSWRFS Gusty winds causing Warrimoo fire to flare up in places - but crews/aircraft onto it quickly. No threats. pic.twitter.com/dYsXNQeSI4

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@BXGD WE SHOULD NEVER HAVE ALLOWED THAT TO HAPPEN.

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@feraldata @mpesce I assume his butterfly collection is now at SA Museum?

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@feraldata @mpesce Yeah I’ve seen that map you tweeted before. I probably encountered that in linguistics at Adelaide Uni.

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@feraldata @mpesce “Tindale”? Gawd, there’s a name I haven’t heard in a while. I’m sure one of his books was a set text for geography.

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@BXGD Orly? So there’s a whole ‘nuther story that they’re trying to ignore?

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“TIME apologizes … the word ‘feminist’ should not have been included in a list of words to ban.time.com/3576870/worst-…IO

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BrigadierSlog “They keep mentioning Climate Change Peta. Make them stop.” pic.twitter.com/4tXHTxpP9a

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SnarkyPlatypus What august company RT @latingle: EU says Australia alone with Saudis on climate change afr.com/p/national/eu_…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Le vent apporte pollen, la poussière et le rhume des foins.

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A radio interview with @AuerbachKeller about that “Vampire Porn” article at @onthemedia. onthemedia.org/story/porn-mon…

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“Vampire Porn”, on the monopolistic consolidation of the porn industry, by @AuerbachKeller slate.com/articles/techn…

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bonjour. Il ya un grand vent. Il correspond à la misère de la journée. Et vous?

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Great chat with @mathewi on getting your news from Facebook and what it means for journalism on ABC @RNmediareport abc.net.au/radionational/…

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“The Myth Of AI”, a conversation with Jaron Lanier, in both transcript and video form. edge.org/conversation/t…

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Billablog Meanwhile, in Abbott-world: pic.twitter.com/WW9AGoxcWD

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Tim_Beshara There were slightly different koala images coming out of Queensland in the 1920’s pic.twitter.com/2ZMsI3Hi75

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Brilliant interview with foreign correspondent @BBCYaldaHakim on ABC @RNmediareport last week. abc.net.au/radionational/…

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@dfpiii @leavingnara I believe that cosmologists call it “Inflation”.

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@cefiar The more I think about it, I think we’re wishing for unicorns here.

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smurray38 White House tweeting “Sharing a koalaty moment in Australia”. Impeachment now.

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WhiteHouse Sharing a koalaty moment in Australia. go.wh.gov/b7zgmC pic.twitter.com/roeOMwh33h

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gths now what

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@cefiar I move between devices several times a year, jumping vendors and Android versions, so it’ll continue to me a manual reconfig. Sigh.

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@cefiar All as I suspect, alas. Thank you.

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@cefiar Well I know that. Data like photos, SMS etc is covered elsewhere. I’m thinking app configuration etc. I suspect I won’t have luck.

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@aqualung Wait. I don’t even need to do that, do I. I am an idiot. I need a coffee.

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@aqualung Ah yes, and then I can write a quick rsync-based thing on the OS X side. Thank you. I’d completely forgotten about that tool.

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leavingnara THIS KID IN MY FRIENDS CLASS HAD HENTAI ON HIS TI-83 pic.twitter.com/XBChcT7mGj

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If you say “Root it and use rsync” I will probably punch you.

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So, Cool Kids, what’s the best vendor-neutral way to back up an Android phone onto OS X?

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sapinker Human-level AI is 15-25 years away (& always has been): Bad predictions on artificial intelligence: goo.gl/oCDLve

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I wasn’t, but thanks.

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“Gamergate Christmas Note Cards”, because you know you want them. cafepress.com.au/mf/93760612/ga… HT @nwjerseyliz

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Sun plan, redraft: Experience regret (in progress); finish data transfers; plan week ahead; Weekly Wrap etc; early night.

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@Molanski13 @kevinmitnick Oh yes, plenty of American organisations are still in love with the stupid things. Despite all the evidence.

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RT @Elverojaguar: pic.twitter.com/URPsqO6rz8 [THIS IS HOW IT STARTS YOU PEOPLE SHOULD LISTEN TO CORY.]

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The_Shovel_ Tony Abbott will address leaders today on car parking issues in his Warringah electorate

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I hadn’t realised that @ESA_Rosetta was doing such fancy orbital manoeuvres. youtube.com/watch?v=4a3eY5… (2min video)

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kevinmitnick The Feds just indicted this guy for teaching people how to beat the polygraph. So I just bought his book. :-)
polygraph.com

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KJBar Oh dear.. This G20 Sunday Tele pic really isn’t Indian PM Narendra Modi.. pic.twitter.com/Da6ha3pJEy

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RT @ChipRolley: The one not selected for G20 leadership cuddle pic.twitter.com/VF3xy5DTcx [Held in reserve for shirtfronting.]

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Koalas are cute n’all, but there’s a serious side. Summer is coming on, with the usual threat of Drop Bears. australianmuseum.net.au/Drop-Bear

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“Say What? Technology-Infused Publishing Is Good Business”, writes @jason_kint recode.net/2014/11/15/say… pic.twitter.com/DgW0lqG243

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It seems @RT_com is not impressed with Crusader Rabbit’s koala-based shirtfronting. rt.com/news/205855-g2…

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Follow the eye lines. What IS that koala thinking? Same question for the Phascolarctos cinereus. (Handout/Reuters) pic.twitter.com/wrL7AzGNdW

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“Here’s A Bunch Of World Leaders Holding Koalas: Hopefully they don’t catch an STD” buzzfeed.com/hayesbrown/her…

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“Tracey Spicer: why I’m weaning myself off extreme grooming” dailylife.com.au/dl-people/trac… Bravo, @TraceySpicer.

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Sun plan, draft: Experience regret; finish data transfers; Sunday lunch, Katoomba; shopping; plan week ahead; Weekly Wrap; early night.

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@staticsan I’ve decided that it’s easier to believe everything that everyone else believes. All of it.

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joshgreenman We used a word incorrectly in an earlier tweet. We regret the error.

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Sunday. The rain shall wash away the Sin, but underneath there is more Sin. It is Sin all the way down. Sunday.

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You are such arseholes.

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RT @jon_lawrence: @stilgherrian stop calling me after midnight on a saturday, you sad fuck. [REVISIONIST TURD.]

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Hanging up on someone who called me to discuss political policies after midnight on a weekend.

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Your primary school disappointments are not my goddam framework for AU.

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OH, on phone: “White wine makes you crazy.”

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