David Roessli (@roessli)

Geneva, Switzerland → you'll find me on Mastodon now.

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @roessli ever until April 15th, 2023, date at which my Twitter API access was suspended.

January 2019

katiehempenius The longevity of popular file formats is incredible:

// initial release
CSV: 1972(!)
GIF: 1987
JPEG, GZIP: 1992

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rogerjohansson I think it looks fabulous on a CV. twitter.com/sonniesedge/st…

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loriskumo Also:
• We don’t go to work by ski
• Swedish is spoken in Sweden, not Switzerland
• Yes, Swiss people care about be..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FZ

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Please. “Inclusive design […] involves designing products […] to be usable by everyone to the greatest extent postwitter.com/i/web/status/1…23imZ0

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@thetrainline It probably was. It failed at Brighton, Nottingham and Birmingham.

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”[…] the combination of repressive regimes with IT monopolies endows those regimes with a built-in advantage over otwitter.com/i/web/status/1…lyKY

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@thetrainline Just a beep and a red light. No error displayed (or I didn’t know where to look)

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Queuing up at the easyJet bag drop for Geneva with a bunch of excited skiers loaded with skis and snowboards and ho..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ik

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The free Wi-Fi has good bandwidth at Birmingham airport /@bhx_official pic.twitter.com/xMCyFZpXXy

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It’s a shame that @thetrainline’s QR codes hardly ever works. Mind you, my regular printed ticket didn’t either. O..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IM

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letemps Super-attaque contre le vote électronique letemps.ch/suisse/superat… pic.twitter.com/XrfG0bH17Q

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waltmossberg An early Mac ad, worth viewing today, the 35th anniversary of the original Mac going on sale. I love the headline. pic.twitter.com/uu8sKaYLgR

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LittleHelli For those who were at @naconf yesterday who want the list of resources I mentioned in my talk, they can be found al..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ya

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@FullCreamMilk @naconf Wish you were here too — big hugs to all the family

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Thank you @naconf and all the speakers for a galvanizing couple of days in Nottingham. It’s good to feel part of yo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…GD

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LittleHelli “We need to start with hope.” Couldn’t agree more with @beep on the future of technology @naconf pic.twitter.com/VlvZl3lpUv

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prisca_eyedea THANK YOU - THANK YOU - THANK YOU - to @colly @hellogeri @RellyAB and everyone else at :) :)

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I can’t remember when I was so touched and moved than after @beep’s talk. Inspirational doesn’t hardly start to exp..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eH

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After the events of 2018, the web today feels a little bit darker that it did previously @beep at pic.twitter.com/4lB0fAiw0g

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“We have to talk about design as an agent of power” Something that can create good, but is also capable of creating..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zK

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Inclusive design : remember that accessibility is not only about disability by @LittleHelli at pic.twitter.com/HST0VUGhim

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richwells I have a new list of books to read. Thanks @adactio for the amazing talk! @naconf pic.twitter.com/0NiqWNEatR

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afternoon session about to start (this @OutpostRoasters coffee is so good

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“What project are you going to give your attention to?” by @iamashley at pic.twitter.com/SXPsUt6Lh4

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“Speak the same language, offer alternatives, make sure that everyone can be heared. Be respectful” (I hate acrony..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cz

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I must admit @ClareSutcliffe inspiring talk got me thinking about starting a @CodeClub in Geneva, Switzerland

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When you choose a new tool, remember to ask “how well does it fail”, and not only how well does it work (and for who) @adactio

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“Squeezing by hand still works” @adactio

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JS patterns are fashion in pace layers model. Fast moving and changing, which is good (and it’s ok to feel overwhel..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…J6

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“All ducks are wearing dog masks” by @adactio at — can’t unsee its

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jasonlouv Absolutely incredible. Alzheimer’s is likely caused by *gum disease* - when the same bacteria that breaks down gum..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…IT

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@loriskumo try adding instagram.com to your Home Screen. They offer a PWA that replicates most of the app’s features w/o ads

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ever noticed that Instagram offered a PWA at instagram.com that does a pretty good job at replica..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lb

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Thanks to @adactio I have just discovered a way to load Instagram on my iPhone without all the ads

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@adactio thanks again for an inspiring workshop. It was lovely to take part and meet new faces. Gosh, the day flew..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ub

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john_fisherman URL design is timeless. @adactio at @naconf

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Didn’t see the morning go by. Enjoying an inspiring workshop by @adactio together with a great selection of persona..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…2R

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You need to walk through the Great Hall and up to reach @adactio workshop. All prepped up for tomorrow pic.twitter.com/iTHpaG3gtS

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First coffee break : customise your badge pic.twitter.com/Qdc0bH50dh

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@AppleSupport Thanks for responding. I’m currently running 12.1.2 on an iPhone XS

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Breakfast at New Adventures Conference Workshop day (@ Albert Hall in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire) swarmapp.com/c/aOdL6EpONeU

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Of the downside of “offloading unused apps” : @AppleSupport what is the point of the “Keep” button if the app doesn..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6a

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“The Internet is Facing a Catastrophe For Free Expression and Competition: You Could Tip The Balance” by @EFF eff.org/deeplinks/2019…

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Don’t miss Liu Bolin’s exhibition “Le Théâtre des apparences” at the Musée de l’Elysée open until January 27th 2019..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…3W

via Instagram from Lausanne, Switzerland