Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Wed, 15:09: No! No! Bad Microsoft! No Biscuit! the battery saver setting no longer lets me pick a custom setting and was reset… https://t.co/lE95096tRx
  • Wed, 16:49: RT @HelenBranswell: Eye-popping: @GSK sold ~$690M worth of Shingrix — its shingles vaccine — in Q3, the company revealed this morning. Sale…
  • Wed, 16:53: RT @gcaughey: High level dialogs like Font Picker. Open File Dialog - currently no plans to build those in WinUI but they'll consider it if…
  • Wed, 16:54: RT @AndySpecht: Facebook: we can’t censor political ads even if they’re false. Also Facebook: we’re banning all sexual fruits and vegetabl…
  • Wed, 16:55: RT @katebevan: NARRATOR: it's going to be about Brexit https://t.co/OHEp0B95qd
  • Wed, 16:55: RT @gcaughey: When will be get a Windows 10X emulator? Nothing to announce today, but we should watch Ignite.
  • Wed, 16:56: RT @ScribblingOn: Indian folks living in the UK, you're eligible to vote as Commonwealth citizens. Please register as soon as possible 🗳️ h…
  • Wed, 16:57: RT @partytimeHXLNT: You might also notice 20th-century designers like Bruno Munari and Paul Rand in the mix. You’d be completely forgiven i…
  • Wed, 16:57: RT @economeager: @moorehn Kenji Yoshino talks about this in his book "Covering" -- women are the only group who are asked to cover (downpla…
  • Wed, 16:58: RT @faisalislam: EU (Withdrawal) Act 2018 officially changed now of Legislation website Before: “Exit day” means 31 October 2019 at 11:00…
  • Wed, 17:01: RT @WindowsDocs: The WinUI road map: see what's coming in WinUI 3.0! https://t.co/Mo7GZxHbh3 More details coming at Microsoft Ignite. #W
  • Wed, 17:02: RT @partytimeHXLNT: If you look at what influences the flat styles of independent illustrators, you might see the evocation of the work of…
  • Wed, 17:03: RT @SeanOnTwt: Ignite is capping a huge year for the Edge team and we'll be there in force, with product and engineering leaders and a larg…
  • Wed, 17:03: RT @benwerd: I've been using a take-home project with a 2 hour hard limit (and a one week deadline) as part of our front end engineering h…
  • Wed, 17:03: RT @gcaughey: There is no plan to backport WinUI features and controls to WPF, but they DO plan to make moving between those codebases easi…
  • Wed, 17:04: RT @gcaughey: In the WinUI 3 preview coming next week, the whole XAML framework will be part of the package. (It still requires Windows of…
  • Wed, 17:05: RT @RossSmithIV: You have asked for the ability to see calendar and mail at the same time and with iPadOS we are delivering! Head to @MPale
  • Wed, 17:06: RT @gcaughey: The UWP Xaml platform associated with the OS will still get security updates, for example.
  • Wed, 17:08: RT @DavidHenigUK: "Dear BBC, please could you cover literally anything other than this visit on December 3. Love, CCHQ" https://t.co/vQMpJ0
  • Wed, 17:08: RT @gcaughey: Why is the namespace changing to Microsoft.UI? It's complicated. 😎 Seriously, the change provides more flexibility so ship o…
  • Wed, 17:08: RT @john_lam: She is a key member of our team that's spreading the love of Jupyter across the company. Learn more about @captainsafia here!…
  • Wed, 22:04: RT @carolecadwalla: Paid for, amplified, microtargeted speech is not free speech. It has nothing to do with ‘speech’. It is corporate profi…
  • Wed, 22:05: RT @7815PWK: Before entering the burning Grenfell tower,firefighters where told to write their names on their helmets,that’s never a good s…
  • Wed, 22:05: RT @suzanne_moore: Please people stop setting up these fake binaries : austerity versus a tolerable amount of anti semitism /misogyny . Thi…
  • Wed, 22:06: RT @anildash: This is a good policy, and will have significant positive impact. It is essential that a publicly traded company like Twitter…
  • Wed, 22:06: RT @paulmasonnews: This is how Boris Johnson responded to the people who warned him about the risks of cutting the Fire Brigade before Gren…
  • Wed, 22:07: RT @ValShawcross: @paulmasonnews That was Andrew Dismore AM quizzing Johnson. Andrew helped fight the campaign against the cuts to LFB duri…
  • Wed, 22:12: In 2013 when Boris told people concerned about fire danger in housing to get stuffed, he was London mayor; Grenfell… https://t.co/HbJdpGAVWI
  • Wed, 22:13: RT @SharePoint: ❗RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT❗ "Rich, new file and sharing experiences throughout @Microsoft365, now in @MicrosoftTeams" Blog +…
  • Wed, 22:15: RT @SovernNation: All clear also sounded for the entire Russian River Valley, and everything west of Healdsburg all the way to the Pacific…
  • Wed, 22:16: RT @WSV_GUY: Please RT. I haven't slept in days. All I'm doing is CREATING. DEMOS. See you @MS_Ignite https://t.co/IbBdYfbOlK
  • Wed, 22:18: RT @bagder: If you or your company rely on curl, consider a support contract. While I enjoy spending my spare time on this, actually gettin…
  • Wed, 22:18: RT @cstross: Amber Rudd is quitting because her majority is less than 350 votes and Labour are snapping at her heels. If Labour increase th…
  • Wed, 22:20: RT @BethRigby: I interviewed Sarah Newton, who is standing down, for my piece on barriers for entry for female MPs. Back in 2015 she cited…
  • Wed, 22:25: All that vitriol, the state of the conservative party, the way the party treats MPs, the way the opposition parties… https://t.co/bBAneKE1j8
  • Wed, 22:26: RT @neilhimself: " While the commission stopped short of accusing the GPD of actively conspiring with the white supremacists..." Chilling r…
  • Wed, 22:27: RT @kerrymflynn: After yesterday's rebellion which led G/O Media firing @barry, many Deadspin staffers quit today. Seeing farewell tweets f…
  • Wed, 22:30: Want to not get a Tory government? Look on sites like this to discover who your tactical vote�should go to https://t.co/zPmI6Q3oQV
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @mattwojo: @craigaloewen If you haven't installed WSL2 yet, the initial setup steps are a bit complex, it's covered here: https://t.co/1
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @mattwojo: Windows Subsystem for Linux #WSL2 has a new memory reclaim feature that makes things more efficient - @craigaloewen just post…
  • Wed, 22:42: RT @jack: Internet political ads present entirely new challenges to civic discourse: machine learning-based optimization of messaging and m…
  • Wed, 22:42: RT @jack: These challenges will affect ALL internet communication, not just political ads. Best to focus our efforts on the root problems,…
  • Wed, 22:42: RT @jack: For instance, it‘s not credible for us to say: “We’re working hard to stop people from gaming our systems to spread misleading in…
  • Wed, 22:43: RT @jack: A final note. This isn’t about free expression. This is about paying for reach. And paying to increase the reach of political spe…
  • Wed, 22:43: RT @moorehn: I cannot stop thinking about how brilliantly forward-looking it is for Twitter and @jack to define the difference between "adv…
  • Wed, 22:44: RT @beka_valentine: this is going around again, so just a remind, this isn't a wearable face projector, just a mockup of one using an ext…
  • Wed, 22:44: RT @skjpope: If Russia Today hates the idea then it’s most likely a good thing for protecting democracy. Come on Facebook, your turn now… h…
  • Wed, 22:49: Being a woman in tech #595: when an older guy steps on your foot after you pass them, grabs hold of both your arms… https://t.co/IUnwivB8EV
  • Wed, 22:50: RT @mcnees: If things seem a little more dystopian than usual, it’s probably because BLADE RUNNER happens in two days. https://t.co/UtQkIsf
  • Wed, 23:18: RT @pumpichank: They Python Steering Council has (provisionally) accepted PEP 602, aligning the Python release schedule to an annual cadenc…
  • Wed, 23:18: RT @jim_reed: Interesting detail in today’s Grenfell inquiry report about one man: an engineer called Jason Allday who worked for gas suppl…
  • Wed, 23:18: RT @jim_reed: He is an emergency engineer but was not on standby that night. He turned up off his own back after seeing a TV news report. H…
  • Wed, 23:18: RT @jim_reed: At 15:50 he went in with LFB officers carrying riot shields to protect him from falling debris. The plan worked, the flow of…
  • Wed, 23:18: RT @jim_reed: The report says there can be “no doubt” Allday and his team did an excellent job in dangerous conditions. “Their success was…
  • Wed, 23:20: Move fast and break things then shuffle your feet and look for someone else to blame for the damage. � https://t.co/rRPD4ksYKy
  • Wed, 23:21: RT @jkbloodtreasure: remember how Johnson responded when Paula Sherriff stood up in the Commons and *literally begged* him to stop using la…
  • Wed, 23:21: RT @GeorgeFreemanMP: This is serious. The level of abuse & threats of violence (sexual+physical) targeted in particular at women (on ALL si…
  • Wed, 23:22: RT @PaulBrandITV: Just bumped into an MP in floods of tears and distress about the sheer volume of abuse she's had this week. Hundreds of m…
  • Wed, 23:22: RT @PaulBrandITV: The MP in question has just sent me this message. Read in her own words just how overwhelming the abuse has become. 2000…
  • Wed, 23:22: RT @CPFlo: @PaulBrandITV Paul I've had various discussions & it's not just female MPs but activists too. On twitter we tend to get piled on…
  • Wed, 23:25: RT @brycej: This team of interns did some insightful work for us. They did their homework, and looked at how we can make Minecraft better f…
  • Thu, 02:44: RT @sgtjanedoe: A research assistant helping with this study on the effects of psychotropic medications on deployed soldiers requested I sh…
  • Thu, 02:47: Are asthma inhalers the ptoblem or is it maybe industry, concrete, oil and gas releasing CO2?� https://t.co/GLeJYTEkCI
  • Thu, 02:58: Stitch on his phone having fun https://t.co/ZZiJomzhPq
  • Thu, 02:59: Trying out a new hairstyle that I've been thinking about; the advantage is I can put it up without having to stop a… https://t.co/r8144wzXFo
  • Thu, 03:01: This restaurant is called the Edison and the drinks claim to be patented - but doesn't it look more like Tesla's Wa… https://t.co/tG831ObhML
  • Thu, 03:03: RT @Ellison_Scott: An easy way to deploy Edge to Windows 10 and MacOS devices managed by Intune https://t.co/T3p6yBlRUw
  • Thu, 03:05: RT @dhh: The debate over targeted political advertisement keeps dancing tantalizingly close to the eventual conclusion: NO ADVERTISEMENT SH…
  • Thu, 03:05: RT @dhh: Turning the facts of people's lives against them to more efficiently sell messages or products is both an inherent invasion of pri…
  • Thu, 03:06: RT @dhh: The bulk of our trouble with hate speech, conspiracy theories, and all the other trash that we wade through on the internet is tha…
  • Thu, 03:06: RT @dhh: This is an utter disaster! It's why Facebook is structurally guaranteed to push trash, because trash is more engaging, enraging, a…
  • Thu, 03:06: RT @dhh: This doesn't mean you can't advertise on the internet! If you want to reach people interested in fishing gear, just advertise on h…
  • Thu, 03:06: RT @dhh: Likewise, I don't mind seeing an ad for a new Toyota if I'm watching a show about cars on YouTube. That is not a violation of priv…
  • Thu, 03:06: RT @dhh: "But I like relevant ads!" is a weird way of saying "I like that advertisers know where I live, what I like to eat, whether I'm pr…
  • Thu, 03:06: RT @dhh: @johnnycedergren I'd be all about a centralized registry called https://t.co/9x3FTuveLz where you could enter all the personal inf…
  • Thu, 03:10: I think you can actually see 1998 when Google was founded. Doesn't mean Facebook isn't the next step of this; ask p… https://t.co/Andr0IWYCD
  • Thu, 03:13: RT @PLSOliveira: In March of last year, Marielle Franco, a progressive black lesbian city councilwoman in Rio, was assassinated. The police…
  • Thu, 03:15: It was nice to see pride merch at Disney (this was a small store, there was more in the giant store but walking in… https://t.co/tBSkv5ImIa
  • Thu, 03:23: Threddy! Freddie is out seeing customers @ThreddyRexhttps://t.co/JdiarQOQPI
  • Thu, 03:24: You can do *anything* with Excel� https://t.co/g5vtgUtT0h
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