David Roessli (@roessli)

Geneva, Switzerland

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @roessli ever

March 2010

@ioubeer @mathiascurrat for staying on deck while I am in Birmingham

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@danrubin you’re welcome - thought the extra sugar might help sweeten tomorrow’s final preps. Was a pleasure meeting you too :)

via web in reply to danrubin

on my way to join @Malarkey, @moneylady, @hagablog and @danrubin for a drink and a bite :)

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giving Mat & Em a pixelated skypish walk around of my hotel room

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Precipitation, raindrops, wet weather; sleet, drizzle, shower, rainstorm, cloudburst, torrent, downpour, deluge, storm.

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Happy anniversary @pumpkinsouper and @fullcreammilk. Looking forward to celebrating it with you tomorrow ;)

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Gee, winter is still very much around here… brrr

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running on schedule and hunting a breakfast — at Geneva Airport http://gowal.la/s/3f8q

via Gowalla from Le Mervelet, Geneva

clearing up and gathering bits and bobs in view of tomorrow’s early start

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RT @_ado: Astronauts tweeting from space, awesome: @Astro_Soichi (make sure to check the pics!)

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@yannis_ Hey! I’m on the opposite of the square :) On my way back to the office dodging the rain (dropped my bike this time)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to yannis_

I said hold the rain! Sheltering. — at Starbucks http://gowal.la/s/DMp

via Gowalla from Les Bastions, Geneva

need to run an errand or two. Please hold the rain…

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going home after an lively Café Science debate (as usual) lead by interesting panel members. Thanks!

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joining @stephtara and other guests to chat on the topic “Is there still such a t — at Musée d’Histoire des Sciences http://gowal.la/s/5e5c

via Gowalla from Mon-Repos, Geneva

The notification page for CloudApp is rather nice: http://www.getcloudapp.c… (via @markboulton)

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trying not to lock oneself out while meddling with authentication, environment variables and conditional response headers ;)

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Enthralled to read about my talented pniece Penny Marshall (@hundredpetals) in the West Briton. Tks Mum! http://gdzl.la/7NZ9v6

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the free @digg app comes to your iphone! they’re giving out a tricked ipad everyday for 2 weeks to celebrate! http://bit.ly/diggapp

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ruined two tarts, barely saved the third, oven looks like a post nuclear war ground, one finger burned - time to open a beer… :/

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choosing what dance courses we will try to take at the upcoming Fête de la Danse http://gdzl.la/7NEB7V

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dislikes barber pole progress bars. Feels like the app is up to something it doesn’t want you to know of…

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having trouble with sparsebundles and moody kids this morning. Both issues seem unrelated, or is it the day’s bad vibes?

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@anatolyivanov yes, I know - thought I could dodge it, but got hang up :/

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to anatolyivanov

has finally dried up and recovered from this morning’s monsoon (yes even the socks)

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enjoying FLAC files in iTunes. The sound difference is stunning. Tks @macworld http://bit.ly/cPJRXf and @sbooth for MAX http://bit.ly/36AyP

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Now you are warned: don’t come knocking at my door today if you don’t want to be scared off by my wet dog looks…

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Now, what a good idea that was to ride my bike to work! Haven’t been as soaked for a long time… Writing this tweet in my knickers…

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@yannis_ oh, me too, I’ll try and pick some up in the UK next week…

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loves it when his friends unlock their Twitter accounts. Well done @lepetitnicolas :)

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@lepetitnicolas Oui, le planning est réalisable et l’avenir excitant :) @ioubeer @lepetitnicolas pour y avoir pensé ;)

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Tuning in for a telco. I’ll be off the grid for a while…

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@FullCreamMilk The “Tragic”? A good friend of mine introduced me to it in East Berlin, some err.. 30 yrs ago - gee.. shouldn’t tweet this :/

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RT @zeldman: GOTTA GET RICHER CUZ I AIN’T GETTIN YOUNGER

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Oh, I get by w/ a little help from my friends
Mm, I get high w/ a little help from my friends
Mm, Gonna try w/ a little help from my friends

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starting my first Movable Type 5 installation

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Gosh. I just stumbled upon a stack of 5 1/4” floppy disk labels while searching my desk for mailing labels… http://gdzl.la/7N74qm

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I have added “Microformats Made Simple” to my aNobii bookshelf http://i.anobii.com/7ee5…

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has gone through his 2nd cup of tea, 3rd toast and Fever° hot feeds. Time to get moving buddy, it’s a brand new day out there.

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discovering Swisscom TV Air http://tvair.swisscom.ch : TV, VOD and live sport. For the TV, Zattoo offers more channels and remains cheaper.

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recounting indian tales over a tali with Sim — at Jaipur http://gowal.la/s/4YrV

via Gowalla from Jonction, Geneva

Added “Designing With Progressive Enhancement” to my aNobii bookshelf http://j.mp/bQEHSM

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should have checked my joker before setting off this morning. Requesting mid-air refuel.

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swissmiss Put that Zeldman book down, you hippie. There are no standards in HTML email. The Ancient Art of Email Templating http://wp.me/pLnjH-5ye

via web (retweeted on 4:42 PM, Mar 22nd, 2010 via web)

Happy birthday jpc! Enjoy the day and may those coming be flowing with milk and honey :)

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dhh I haven’t used an alarm clock regularly since college. Natural sleep is one of the greatest sources of creativity: http://bit.ly/aow4DA

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:55 PM, Mar 21st, 2010 via web)

@loronet thanks! We’ll have to try to make it a date :)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to loronet

gone shopping for cheese and bread to defeat the rain — at Marché de Ville-la-Grand http://gowal.la/s/4UmL

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Looping on Parov Stelar’s Happy End (again)

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Boo, I’ve just realised that “Gina” ends today and that we’re going to miss it :/ Must try to go and see her in Bern http://j.mp/d6Sko4

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… t’was sunnier up there :/ hello world. (yawn)

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dropped @lepetitnicolas off in Vevey and proceeding back home in the sunset

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Quick bite in the sun before heading home — at Restaurant Furri http://gowal.la/s/4NNh

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completing the missing shots and cleaning up before making our way back down — at AmberPeaks Chalets http://gowal.la/s/4KqP

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watching @lepetitnicolas in circus like action. Amazing. http://gdzl.la/7LPdE3

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waiting for daylight to creep over the summits

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Zwei Zermatter, ein Carlsberg und ein Schneider Weisse bitte (my first tweet in German) — at Hotel Post http://gowal.la/s/42ar

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setting the valley’s focus on @amberpeaks by turning on every single light of every appartment in the chalet…

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has just received the sweetest email from his (not so) little boy and needed to tweet it (and sorry no, I can’t say what it’s about) <3

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daylight fading. Switching to evening shooting mode. Log fire, candles and cinnamon flavours.

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Lunch break and early preview of the morning’s work http://gdzl.la/7Lyeze

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following @lepetitnicolas running up flights of stairs from one chalet to the other in order to get _that_ picture the sun… :)

via Twitter for iPhone

macworld Amazon releases Kindle for Mac beta http://is.gd/aMRan

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:53 AM, Mar 18th, 2010 via web)

double checking our gear and choosing our rooms before crashing out. Tomorrow will be a full day.

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having a Weissbier with @lepetitnicolas — at Hotel Post http://gowal.la/s/42ar

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on my way to pick @lepetitnicolas up before setting out on our @amberpeaks shooting

via Twitter for iPhone from Centre-Plainpalais-Acacias, Geneva

hosting issues solved: change provider. Back to square 1 and to what I suggested over 9 months ago (sic)

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lingering over the phone trying to sort out basic hosting issues that shouldn’t exist in this day and age

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Does anybody have an ASW invitation to spare?

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the morning’s meetings went well. Off to grab a sandwich and a few rays of sun before the afternoon’s challenges

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Downloading IE9…

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on my way to meet @hairproject at the Cinéma Bio to enjoy “A Single Man” http://twitpic.com/18z85k

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has gone for lunch with @yannis_ and @bdufresne — at La Maison Rouge http://gowal.la/s/tCd

via Gowalla from Centre-Plainpalais-Acacias, Geneva

@bdufresne Waow, j’adore! I’m a fan of Fred’s work :) Have you read his latest? http://bit.ly/9tpuTP

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to bdufresne

settling down to spend an eve with John Thaw (Kavanagh QC) and my MBP

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bootstrapping into a busy new week in fail safe mode.

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building Mathias’ Apollo Lunar Module Eagle http://gdzl.la/7KH8uA

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With 7 bikes, 5 kids and 1 picnic — at Parc De Vandoeuvre http://gowal.la/s/4CoU

via Gowalla from La Grange, Geneva

preparing chilli lemongrass and ginger sole http://gdzl.la/7KoDv6

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trying to get moving. Very ADDish today. Oh well, it is Saturday after all… (turning the kettle on)

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was trying to get some admin done when the sun hit me full face… “Good day sunshine” :)

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Modernizr Detect whether your users have an active Flash blocker: http://code.google.com/p… /via @diveintomark

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:48 AM, Mar 13th, 2010 via web)

14:26: happy birthday Mathias! You were born into the world exactly 11 years ago - minutes later you were asleep in my arms… #day1

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drinking his first coffee and recalling the day’s unfolding, eleven years ago. Crystal clear. #firstborn

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@Pumpkinsouper oh I see.. a case of mistaken context, sorry :/ It’s still early. Not all my neurons have fired up yet. Caffeine required..

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Pumpkinsouper

@Pumpkinsouper it’s a procession. Typically people walking, or it can also mean a long serie of something (sorry for the late answer)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Pumpkinsouper

Hey @sixrevisions if I win the entire @rosenfeldmedia book collection, I’ll read “Design is the Problem” first http://bit.ly/Rbooks

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At this very minute, the sun is pink.

via Twitter for iPhone from Eaux-Vives, Geneva

hates cutting raw chicken. Yack.

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sending good vibes and more over to @hundredpetals for tonight’s show. Break a leg! ;)

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Lots of laughs, smiles and shiny eyes. Great success. http://gdzl.la/7JAeBg

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Drawing lines, mixing music, dressing tables at Mathias’ bday party run up — at Centre De Loisirs De Chêne-Bourg http://gowal.la/s/4rpo

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Is it just me, or does Firefox 3.5 and 3.6 display “Helvetica Neue” as “Helvetica Neue Light Italic” while Firefox 3 and 3.7 don’t?

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getting { mentally && physically } geared up for tonight’s Ò½vҽит

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jQuery just saved my day - again. I would hug you if I could…

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has ran out of disposable coffee cups and it’s too cold out there to run an errand. Reverting to bone china. Posh start of week.

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@etherea waow.. what was it running after? (or err.. away from?) Great shot by the way, looks like a looney tunes character :)

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to etherea

Piano Concerto No.23 in A, K.488 - 2. Adagio. A slow movement that vibrates as an opera. I miss opera… G, are you out there?

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Nocturne, Op. 9, No. 2. Cold outside. Mellow inside. Della Robbia 2002. Cryptic.

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A snowy Minie like birthday party girl http://gdzl.la/7HKoE6

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gearing up for this afternoon’s bday sledging hike: 4 sledges, 2 bobs, 5 plates, 3 thermos, 8 cups and 1 chocolate cake with 9 candles :)

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SaqibKhan @malarkey @FullCreamMilk As seen on bus stop http://tweetphoto.com/13… One of the things that make London great: character!

via Digsby (retweeted on 9:28 PM, Mar 5th, 2010 via web)

Hey, both iPad models will be available in Switzerland late April :) http://www.apple.com/pr/…

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was just offered Viv’s last book “If you like, you can put a flowerpot on it” from her blog http://j.mp/aZhBpj :) http://gdzl.la/7Hwk3k

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Enjoying lunch with @rouge_ecarlate and glad to be indoors.. — at Jules Verne http://gowal.la/s/4jsH

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killing the caffeine, switching to the Foo Fighters and cranking up iTune’s volume. This has become some kind of rubber chicken ritual…

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having a productive, sunny and caffeined morning so far. Let it be.

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sed/grep/awk’ing nul characters from mboxes to try and please your lordship’s IMAP server in accepting them… Tedious stuff.

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fixed, upgraded and implemented a boat load of code following this morning’s meeting. Feeling good but hungry. Gone hunting for food.

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“Le téléphone est la pire des commodités et le plus pratique des fléaux” - Robert Staughton Lynd http://gdzl.la/7HmVHC

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it’s snowing just enough to ice Emma’s bday cake ;)

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@parsifalron fighting with his Blackberry.. and loosing :( http://gdzl.la/7HahUy

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Meeting @parsifalron for lunch — at Chez Ma Cousine http://gowal.la/s/4gKc

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10:52a : a portal on a wealth of emotions. The kind that are burned deeply into your memory cells. Emma was born exactly 9 years ago ~ 831

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has just received a surprise lunch invit from his best pal @parsifalron he hasn’t seen in weeks. Thrilled. :)

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was hoping to kiss his birthday girl goodbye before leaving, but crept out silently of the sleeping house. Happy birthday Emma 

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wondering how @mathiascurrat got on at his first football match since… err… 10 years?

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Printing this year’s bday invitations… http://ro.ess.li/bday/20…

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mccasal Webdesign and graphic design are definitely two different worlds. If you don’t code (or at least understand it), don’t do webdesign

via web (retweeted on 6:57 PM, Mar 2nd, 2010 via web)

Riding my bike without gloves for the first time this year… there’s something springy in the air :)

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“Some of them want to use you.
Some of them want to get used by you.
Some of them want to abuse you.
Some of them want to be abused.”

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@simoncollison welcome back to freelancing and best of luck for whatever is next in store for you…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to simoncollison

@mpenet Boo… et c’est tellement vite arrivé en plus. Courage, take it easy :(

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to mpenet

dropping the code for now and cycling out to have a bite in an old time down-to-earth favourite café of mine ;) Back in a tick.

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I join the sun to wish @fabs a great birthday! There’s something of spring in the air… enjoy! :)

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