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Technology enthusiast, humanist, philosopher programmer, entrepreneur, retro-futurist, cynical optimist, and aficionado.

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So @PagerDuty devs are nuts: wiring a dartgun turret to the on-call rotation for VERY AGGRESSIVE notifications! https://t.co/Bl4yh0Nz3m
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2/12
2016
Sometimes magic is just someone spending more time on something than anyone else might reasonably expect. — Teller
Retweeted by Scott TadmanAn amazing amount of scientific work goes on @ Malheur, even more than we knew #Oregonstandoff https://t.co/m0LjVZtcky
Retweeted by Scott TadmanWhy I Just Dropped The Harassment Charges Against The Man Who Started GamerGate https://t.co/i2cyIvn74b
Retweeted by Scott TadmanHere's what @CharlieAngusNDP - who has known Jian #Ghomeshi for 25 years - has to say about his trial. https://t.co/uCqTHHE0ct
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2/11
2016
Adafruit on Apple TV – watch our latest vids in your living room! https://t.co/gIluUcFnpS
Retweeted by Scott Tadman#til about jq, a command line tool like 'sed' for JSON data. https://t.co/RqyOpG94m1
Retweeted by Scott TadmanEver wondered how you would do continuous soak testing of Tap&Go payments? @Tyro: #AlwaysInnovating https://t.co/HQ6FM1pvYn
Retweeted by Scott TadmanFirst batch of NodeConf Adventure tickets are up! https://t.co/69W3sIBm9s
Retweeted by Scott Tadman.@uOttawatechlaw host @schneierblog Deirdre Martin Memorial Privacy Law Lecture https://t.co/QRC9GBV4zm https://t.co/nSwluunok6
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis 'How To Detect a Brutalist Building' chart by Charles Humphries is genius #brutalism #architecture #brutalist https://t.co/GyO00jf4wN
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2/10
2016
The team at @StupidMag is making a print mag for unabashed pop music fans: https://t.co/wza3QrTS7S https://t.co/vBkVnwbhEd
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2/9
2016
One day to go! Can't wait to partake in honest and inspiring discussions. Thanks to @TWG for hosting! https://t.co/gAs5MdDrrD
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @bgilham Did Craigslist kill their report button? Some post the same thing dozens of times per day. Every day.Would anyone like to talk about CSS modules, PostCSS, custom properties, and so on? Other recommendations very welcome! team@torontojs.com
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2/8
2016
@robdomagala @TorontoStar Ermagergement ring.Listen to astronaut Sally Ride discuss all the sexist questions she had to answer https://t.co/x12xIElWmK https://t.co/FH4yNZsUuo
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI think @StephenHawking8 has been reading @DavidBrin 's Earth - https://t.co/4azHWuxa0V
Retweeted by Scott TadmanCrushed between two portals experiment. https://t.co/bBkWzx0ixA
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2/7
2016
Leave it to @twitter to demonstrate in its own survey that it has no idea why people use Twitter. https://t.co/AFc8njltNf
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis is fun…An excellent history of comedy: 100 jokes that shaped modern comedy https://t.co/h6RrS59d5V
Retweeted by Scott TadmanLet's read about Jerry Lawson who invented the video game cartridge https://t.co/5pACr4IEOV https://t.co/aii0Kyk4pd
Retweeted by Scott TadmanAnother great reason to scrap the myth of the (male) genius! https://t.co/QOy5PqgR5U
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2/6
2016
‘Error 53’: https://t.co/Fb3fFKXmIk
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSurprised and prroud to be on this list!: Here are the 10 people the #AI elite follow on Twitter https://t.co/EQsvaGEfPW
Retweeted by Scott TadmanHappy Friday! Read chapter 3 of our Logo Design Guide here: https://t.co/yNXVBx9ECw https://t.co/DYq3i3xfup
Retweeted by Scott TadmanAll tests passing... And it blinks at every new run so that's possible to know everything is running. https://t.co/MfW9fGno8S
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2/5
2016
"Synchronous nature of PHP makes bug-free developing a breeze"
Retweeted by Scott TadmanIt's amazing how negatively some people react to The Witness. It's been an incredible experience for me so far.
Retweeted by Scott TadmanGreat moments in Shaun Bridges, a corrupt Silk Road investigator: https://t.co/MvBkL1iC5y https://t.co/hySdNb0cux
Retweeted by Scott TadmanNew York City is about to shell out $2.5 billion for fancy electric streetcars https://t.co/FJq5gMl0gK https://t.co/ZcwplPWmkq
Retweeted by Scott TadmanOn the blog, Creating A Document-Store Hybrid in Postgres 9.5 by @fritzyhttps://t.co/lfmAcG43pu https://t.co/q9MSvXcbjU
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThe Bay Bridge bike path designs are completely insane. To call me an advocate for bicycling infrastructure would... https://t.co/q1ni0USoy6
Retweeted by Scott Tadman'Pro-rape' blogger Roosh V says he's cancelling planned rallies worldwide https://t.co/gZFT5MsUmj https://t.co/hPlLyFKwT3
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI'll be hosting a workshop for webdevs interested in physical computing at @FITC Toronto (April 16). Details here: https://t.co/lNx0kxW8Nm
Retweeted by Scott TadmanLogitech's G810 is a mechanical keyboard for both work and play https://t.co/QkLQMpKQOa https://t.co/upRGzmM5PF
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis House Costs Just $20,000–But It’s Nicer Than Yours https://t.co/cqGwpYUNVz
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2/4
2016
Lawyer says Cold-FX sat on study that showed it's no better than a placebo | via @cbcasithappens https://t.co/knquTfebCC
Retweeted by Scott TadmanUber Rebrands: https://t.co/GOVA7xAYOA
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSeinfeld pop-up bar coming to Toronto this summer https://t.co/qQjwzPFw2l https://t.co/mnnFZCge9c
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThe tunnelling of the below grade portion of LRT on Eglinton Avenue – 10 km! - will be complete this year https://t.co/uwlJOZFIUA #TOpoli
Retweeted by Scott TadmanStats correction: Stack Overflow did 157,370,800,409 redis ops in the past 30 days, almost always under 2% CPU: https://t.co/QeuuMA15rp
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBed bugs are gross right down to the very core — their genome https://t.co/euhg9egu1e https://t.co/ETnHYx237h
Retweeted by Scott TadmanHealthy fast food? McDonald's kale salad has more calories than a Double Big Mac https://t.co/lqBUWYEUWi https://t.co/UdjQzTdQpg
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2/3
2016
"Unix will give you enough rope to shoot yourself in the foot. If you didn't think rope would do that, you should have read the man page."
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBPA-free plastics also pose risks; exposure to BPS may disrupt reproductive system https://t.co/gnIhATDWfO
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI am totally confused about the difference between a panorama, a spherical map and a backplate. What are they all for?
Retweeted by Scott TadmanStaff from @cityplanTO using 3D model & 2 projectors to demonstrate building height/mass. Cool. @jen_keesmaat https://t.co/x6O79iNJuh
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThe new members of the @CityPlanTO Planning Review Panel reflect the diversity of TO. Visit https://t.co/Q2NmG9UDMU. https://t.co/XJ2MApJBve
Retweeted by Scott Tadman50K people have signed a petition asking for Snoop Dogg to narrate Planet Earth https://t.co/9HxcHYME0i https://t.co/AOymkV8Fsc
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSanders: are you guys ready for a radical idea? So is America. We are going to create an economy for working families, not just billionaires
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBurning Out: https://t.co/NMt4vJJOi9 https://t.co/09PfPZex4v
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI love America. Elections are a two year hilarious nightmare. https://t.co/WymQ3gjFfk
Retweeted by Scott Tadman.@antirez github pages support custom domains. See https://t.co/FbwY4SVDCm for an example of a site I host there.
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2/2
2016
Illogical urban right-of-way. Too familiar. https://t.co/PmSuuczLP8 HT @slowottawa rendering by Fabian Todorovic
Retweeted by Scott TadmanDid you know The Lord of the Rings is actually a thinly veiled metaphor for software development? https://t.co/O63fzFbaL0We’re looking for ex-startup founders to join many more of us at @Shopify as Product Managers (TO, MTL, OTT): https://t.co/1VGg1ZL103 🚀
Retweeted by Scott TadmanJust read @munificentbob's book cover to cover. #gamedev's looking to improve code quality should take a peak. https://t.co/8T3z2DCADW
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThe Bechdel test for tech conferences: 1) two women speaking 2) on the same panel 3) not about women in tech.
Retweeted by Scott Tadman#Minecraft is #1 on JP Wii U eShop charts; that means right now Microsoft has the top digital Nintendo game in Japan? Madness!
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis page shows the 12 teams that won Apple Design Awards in 2015. There are 134 faces on the page. 2 are women. https://t.co/HxtdrN0Rm7
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2/1
2016
New blog post: "Thoughts on The Witness" https://t.co/plfXeNuMTP make no mistake, this is a love letter.
Retweeted by Scott Tadman#Toronto #tech companies are sending teams to #IWDTO. https://t.co/cl5hgf7rru #DevTO CC @pagerduty @TWG @CampTechCo https://t.co/DLq6LjFy40
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI'm pretty much convinced that if you want a team to go fast, a feeling of momentum is more important than a sense of urgency.
Retweeted by Scott Tadman @dcwca Maybe they could team up with the Wayans Brothers, do a screenplay swap.
1/31
2016
Wow. Important read on the subsidies that GE pocketed from the City of Boston to return to the core. Staggering. https://t.co/VIcFbvUdAp
Retweeted by Scott Tadman.@learningcode is looking for some very special people to drive their code:mobile across Canada this summer! https://t.co/KULSZdlUB4
Retweeted by Scott TadmanAre you a QA engineer or software developer looking to join an outstanding team? Join us at TWG! https://t.co/vE2M8hyrSF #jobs #hiring
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1/30
2016
Beyond The Grid — Creating Unique, High Performance Interfaces With UICollectionView https://t.co/9p21POUPel #iOS https://t.co/8ZaWg4ptbM
Retweeted by Scott TadmanGlobal game jam by @IDGA_GBC takes over George Brown this Friday https://t.co/mvmmvIs8qS
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1/29
2016
Python folk: writing the same buggy __unicode__, __str__, abd __repr__ over and over? https://t.co/qxKRwa3rqx https://t.co/Vd95emh5wr
Retweeted by Scott TadmanOne of my fave most inspirational quotes is this: Never make fun of someone if they mispronounce a word. It means they learned it by reading
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBIG NEWS! We're excited to welcome @Scotiabank to our family today! Read about our exciting new partnership here: https://t.co/X15bva9TrD
Retweeted by Scott TadmanLego set includes 1st minifigure using wheelchair https://t.co/MDa4uJ1ANn https://t.co/GKlVSYpV7c
Retweeted by Scott TadmanOnly a few more days to get your #IWDTO early bird tickets! https://t.co/y7kRLwrZSu Psst- students get in for $5 👌🏾 https://t.co/zlSH8m5Ozl
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThe Witness is an exhilarating and infuriating puzzle game that will haunt your dreams https://t.co/ozTq0CSHBY https://t.co/rzrVfQHylW
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThis guy takes insurance scamming seriously. https://t.co/9zmVMMhfBf
Retweeted by Scott TadmanSuperb analysis of the language of Trump. Simultaneously funny and dreadful, as you’d expect. https://t.co/46QqvSOoHq (via @pettore)
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1/28
2016
Canadian initiative #BellLetsTalk strives to #endthestigma on #mentalhealth.Please participate by using the hashtags https://t.co/1PphxLWKJl
Retweeted by Scott TadmanIf the site is down, it means it is time for you to go do non-computery things.
Retweeted by Scott TadmanHipChat: We are losing market share to Slack! Exec: Lets integrate with Uber! That will fix all of our problems. https://t.co/0vi96hUZab
Retweeted by Scott TadmanTardigrade cryptobiosis is the most literal expression of "don't quit while you're ahead" https://t.co/L9tlslu9Vl
Retweeted by Scott TadmanApparently @ID_AA_Carmack pulled a Fallout "mysterious stranger" and literally solo converted Minecraft to C++? https://t.co/FBl4O2h7lC
Retweeted by Scott TadmanLeft: Samsung SmartTV privacy policy, warning users not to discuss personal info in front of their TV Right: 1984 http://t.co/osywjYKV3W
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1/27
2016
I'm nominating @bobatl for Republican VP. Facts don't matter! #factsdontmatter #flatearth https://t.co/DNcP5ezEZv #tech #feedly
Retweeted by Scott TadmanPirates of the Caribbean was right #flatearththeory #flatearth https://t.co/fsHZtqkwrm
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBig collection of leaked SDKs from obsolete video game consoles. https://t.co/LuiVwCltIH
Retweeted by Scott TadmanA woman turns into a 3D printed skeleton in the Chemical Brothers' video for "Wide Open" https://t.co/G0qVl6dutA https://t.co/14rYLtgyio
Retweeted by Scott TadmanOnce again, winter storms reveal "wasted" roadways that could easily be reallocated to cyclists, pedestrians https://t.co/7q20g1TKeU
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1/26
2016
5 years ago today I landed as an immigrant in Canada. Since last year I am a citizen. Time flies! #grateful #newcomer
Retweeted by Scott TadmanBurying waterways in cities has been a disaster; embracing them means clean air, mitigating flooding, liveability. https://t.co/TUwfiTXtX8
Retweeted by Scott TadmanOur meteorologist @JWagstaffe has the latest on #blizzard2016 #Jonas with @cbcian; Impact on U.S East coast & Cdn https://t.co/SSoXH3wWAr
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1/23
2016
Our detailed work on the Relief Line has continued full throttle, alongside our network planning for SmartTrack and Scarborough. #TOpoli
Retweeted by Scott TadmanRT @Tim_Beshara: Japan's chief #TPP negotiator accused of accepting $100,000 bribe https://t.co/fViUd9ylea
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1/22
2016
#\ i\ n\ c\ l\ ude <stdi\ o\ .\ h\ >\ https://t.co/Uz6t9yqwdU
Retweeted by Scott TadmanI just backed Stupid Magazine: A Print Publication about Pop Music on @Kickstarter https://t.co/YORvA80hje
Retweeted by Scott TadmanICYMI: if you can read this you should come out tonight and hear nerds drop some truth and beauty: https://t.co/mtYrFP7Zhc final heads up
Retweeted by Scott TadmanJust a reminder, city wasted $75 million by switching to that subway plan from the LRT, which could have been up and running by now.
Retweeted by Scott Tadman💥Registration for NSNorth 2016 is now open! 💥 You can get your tickets directly from the website: https://t.co/VhaHNZ4n6w
Retweeted by Scott TadmanThanks to all the community partners that are supporting us this year! #IWDTO https://t.co/4QH7w7wx5R
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1/21
2016
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