Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-03-08

  • Why, in small child vs Cate, does the small child always win? Shoulder in so much pain this morning. Must go get massage. #
  • I really loathe 2nd cup. Tried to get an extra cup of hot water for extra teabag they insist on giving me, ended up with 2 teabags. Gah! #
  • Hmm there's another paper deadline next Wednesday. Can I do it? Thinking about giving it a shot… #
  • Not only is adobe's flex unusable and generally appalling software, it's completely f*cked my eclipse installation. Grr! #
  • 13 tips to be a better developer feat. testing, having a life, not rushing – http://bit.ly/b0J4aV /via @GergelyOrosz /by @ochronus #
  • Great advice – "Don't Balance. Blend!" – http://bit.ly/9ful8J /by @mypromotion #
  • Boyf bought me a sweet potato earlier, managed to lose it in block back to our apt. Caused a bit of a meltdown. Tired+hungry+stressed = :'( #
  • Unit testing achievements! http://is.gd/9xaHY /via @ddej #
  • CodeCover keeps crashing my eclipse installation+instead of going for a well designed test suite I'm trying to get 100% coverage. Bad Cate. #
  • I quit facebook this morning. But, now I want to log on to see if anyone noticed… #
  • Now I have good coverage, am pointing out that the class is poorly designed and should be immutable. Thank you, Effective Java! 🙂 #
  • Students have discovered that I can't follow what they're saying when they speak broad québécois. And they're finding it a bit too amusant! #
  • Urgh I have to use TTCN on a really trivial class, this just makes no sense. Daft assignment-I learned something, not so much about testing. #
  • "Now pick up a functional skill and help build it your damn self." – http://bit.ly/bo2nXv – /by @37signals via @jeffreyftang #
  • Liking this from @sachac – thoughts on using the world "just" to self depreciate – http://bit.ly/bYVfSe #
  • Oh no! Joel on Software is being retired :'( http://bit.ly/9Jhu3m #
  • Just saw the most terrible set of test cases ever. I mean they wrote them, but they may as well not have. Marking is so depressing. #
  • I just got an email starting "Hi Cate" and then referring to me as "Kate" later on. I know, four letters. It's hard. #
  • Awesome video – OK Go – This Too Shall Pass – http://youtu.be/qybUFnY7Y8w /via @snookca #
  • I will not kickbox until I have full movement back in shoulder. I will not lockbox until I have full movement back in shoulder. I will not.. #
  • #1 task today – finish marking. Yes, I'm going to be grumpy and depressed about the future of software development. #
  • I need to get a complete list of someone's followers and their info with API constraints. Is there an app for that? #
  • Why I quit facebook, y'all – "Man in the Box – Facebook Abuse" http://tinyurl.com/yzqzz52 /via @jeffparks #
  • Great article on how being intelligent isn't enough – you have to work hard (and fail) – http://ur1.ca/od04 /via @terriko by @maxklein #
  • Awesome time at #ggdinner I won something! So exciting 🙂 #
  • Saying no – trying to balance taking opportunities with acting on imagined obligations – http://bit.ly/bf7uDv #
  • Goodlife online timetables are not very navigatable! Why not just have google calendars that I can subscribe to? #
  • Seth's blog today – http://bit.ly/cBUudm – let's finally graduate high school? #
  • Friday night pho! Who's in? #
  • Friend re my opinion of his hair: "you're in a relationship. Your opinion doesn't count" #
  • I'm taking today off! Any suggestions as to what i should do? Go skiing? Read a book? Go back to bed? #
  • Loving this from @sachac – on finding your passion, and not worrying about being behind in achievements – http://bit.ly/bxzXWN #
  • Having a rooftop BBQ. Is it really march? #
  • Wonderful – Data + Art: An exhibition exploring art and science in the age of information. http://j.mp/19WFLq /via @jliyi @dataspora #
  • This is cool, what other ways could we visualize? Piano music on a logarithmic spiral – http://bit.ly/dlqVpc /via @dgou @justinvincent #
  • This TED presentation by Clifford Stoll is completely bonkers, but full of energy and thought provoking – http://bit.ly/nWNwA #
  • I have done *nothing* productive this weekend and it feels great! Normal service should resume tomorrow 🙂 #

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