RT @roy_mtg: 4-0 at the #MTGNPH prerelease :D got crappy rares D:
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RT @eranium: CFO asks CEO “What happens if we invest in developing our people & then they leave us?” CEO: ‘What happens if we don’t, an …
RT @GeorgeBray: Your mobile phone has more computing power than all of NASA in 1969. NASA launched a man to the moon. We launch a bird i …
RT @kerwintang: Tagalog simpsons sa tv5 hehe
DARNA LIVES, a fan fiction made by Gerry Alanguilan and Arnold Arre. This is very nice! Have you ever wondered what happened to our superheroes after vanquishing the ultimate antagonists of their stories? Darna Lives give us an idea to the question “what happened next?” to one of our own comic superheroes.
Sam gave this link to me and I find the story and art really wonderful. Check the comic chronicle here. Disclaimer: Image from Darna Lives blog page. Take time to read this, especially if you’re a Filipino and you know the story of Darna. Support our local artists!
A programmer should be able to find a bug, market an application, refactor a spike, lead a team, architect an application, hack a kernel, schedule a project, build a database, route a network, give a reference, implement UserStories, analyze UserStories, work in a team, work alone, use patterns, innovate, write documentation, have a RealLife, create a cool website, email efficiently, resign gracefully, AdmitIgnorance, and keep on learning. Specialization is for recruiters.
–with large apology to RAH and his estate, PeterMerel (via streamofry)
RT @God_Damn_Batman: Christopher Nolan is the director Oscar deserves, but not the one it needs right now. So he’ll get snubbed. Because …
RT @courage_wolf: WHEN LIFE ASKS FOR YOUR ALL, GIVE IT EVEN MORE.
RT @MrValdez: Nice Q&A for IBM’s Watson research team on reddit. https://redditblog.com/2011/02/23/ibm-watson-research-team-answers-your-questions/
RT @shanselman: “What I lack in talent I make up for with intensity.” - Jack Black
RT @MrValdez: Great Scott! Back to the Future Ep. 1 available for FREE right now. https://www.telltale.com/cart/add/backtothefuture-/ …
RT @rands: When you say “Hope” to an engineer, they hear “I have no credible plan”. #typo
RT @rands: When a nerd sees a knot, they want to unravel it.
RT @rocketkeis: In chat, I’d prefer it if folks go right ahead with their message or question. Instead of waiting for me to say “hi” bac …
RT @MrValdez: Quote for the day: A programmer who doesn’t hate his own code is no programmer.
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This week two noteworthy events involving the Philippines made headlines: the botched rescue of Chinese tourists taken hostage by a disgruntled former policeman, and a botched response to a question by Miss Philippines in the finals for the Miss Universe contest. You might ask, what do these two things have in common? Separately, not much, but taken together, they represent both the peril and promise of the Philippines today.
…If the Philippines wants to get its act together and live up to its potential, it needs to demand more of itself. It can achieve this by stopping making excuses for its failures and ending its acceptance of the lowest common denominator. President Aquino promised to put an end to nepotism and corruption in government. The people should make sure he does this. When the police screw up a hostage rescue, the people responsible should be fired. And when a beauty queen blows an attempt to become the glory of the Philippine people, it should be recognized as such.
RT @EyeOfJackieChan: If they killed the guy sooner, they will say why not negotiate first? If they negotiate first, they ask why not kil …
RT @VictoriaCoren: Dear people-who-run-Twitter, WHOM to follow, WHOM.
Mikey looks so smart.
RT @chowtimer: RT @reypinmoko: Putanginang Inception to pwedeng gawan ng thesis paper.
Credits to the owner of the photo and the poetic genius who wrote the rules.
RT @YoungBillyMays: In ‘Back to the Future’, Doc sets clock in the DeLorean to a day 25 years in the future. Today is that day. (via @Ph …
RT @rocketkeis: Imagine if good citizenship snowballs.
RT @debs: OH from a friend: “Life would be easier if you could mark people as spam.”
Roy Tang is a:
- programmer, engineer, scientist, critic, gamer, dreamer, and kid-at-heart
- Frustrated writer and sketch artist
- Magic player on weekends
- Randomly amazed
- Software developer since 2003. If you’d like to work with me, take a look at my resume.
roytang.net is a personal site; I post about a random assortment of topics that interest me including software development, Magic the Gathering, pop culture, gaming, and tech life. This site is perpetually under renovation.