Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Sun, 15:31: RT @paullewismoney: Remember the early Spring Bank Holiday in 2020 is not Monday 4 May but Friday 8 May whatever your diary says. https://t…
  • Sun, 15:32: RT @pvineetha: Look kids, many don’t talk about “connections” because we all just like to pretend that we live in a meritocracy but I learn…
  • Sun, 15:39: RT @UofGFantasy: I’ve just heard #AlasdairGray died today. If you’ve ever gone looking for light in Glasgow and found it, Gray and his grea…
  • Sun, 15:40: RT @tamaranth: next week I have a meeting with HR to talk about sexism on a particular project. I am prouder of this than getting latest re…
  • Sun, 15:41: RT @MayorofLondon: This makes me sick to my stomach. Anti-Semitic graffiti like this is a hate crime, it has no place anywhere and certainl…
  • Sun, 15:41: RT @MayorofLondon: @metpoliceuk I’m in touch with the Met Commissioner & the local community can expect to see more police patrols in the a…
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @mims: Pretty stunning indictment of that “YouTube is fine really” paper and at least one of its authors https://t.co/WzaGRywjih
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @random_walker: The key is that the user’s beliefs, preferences, and behavior shift over time, and the algorithm both learns and encoura…
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @random_walker: The answer: they didn’t! They reached their sweeping conclusions by analyzing YouTube *without logging in*, based on sid…
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @random_walker: Incidentally, I spent about a year studying YouTube radicalization with several students. We dismissed simplistic resear…
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @random_walker: Let’s not forget: the peddlers of extreme content adversarially navigate YouTube’s algorithm, optimizing the clickbaitin…
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @random_walker: After tussling with these complexities, my students and I ended up with nothing publishable because we realized that the…
  • Sun, 15:42: RT @random_walker: If you’re wondering how such a widely discussed problem has attracted so little scientific study before this paper, that…
  • Sun, 15:43: From a great thread, this might be the most significant point� https://t.co/tIAwgowdOV
  • Sun, 15:43: RT @random_walker: Consider the paper’s definition of radicalization: "YouTube’s algorithm [exposes users] to more extreme content than the…
  • Sun, 15:43: RT @jewdas: Just so everybody knows - British Movement (the Nazi splinter from the National Front) have been covering Belsize/Hampstead/Cha…
  • Sun, 17:33: RT @jason_kint: That paragraph is as much of a tell as they come... but it isn’t stopping the Google-lobby plex from passing it around wide…
  • Sun, 17:35: I buy books every year and don't read them all because I'm still reading books I read in previous years: the idea o… https://t.co/wGOKVzm95w
  • Sun, 17:36: RT @AutistMakingWay: So if you're still looking for the "why" to develop people skills, this is mine. Soft skills are what it takes for hum…
  • Sun, 17:38: it was such a good tagline that I think *IKEA* stole it� https://t.co/ipIVNStsUJ
  • Sun, 17:39: RT @SleepHussy: Politics in Videogames, a handy guide Not Political: - military–industrial complex - colonialism - militarization of pol…
  • Sun, 17:40: RT @zeynep: LOL to anyone pretending to study recommendation algorithms without being logged in. It’s plausible YouTube’s has gotten better…
  • Sun, 17:42: RT @foundmyfitness: A vaccine developed to treat tuberculosis, now also used to treat bladder cancer, was found to be associated with a 4x…
  • Sun, 17:43: RT @adamely: I read a lot of “I’m looking for an infosec job” tweets. Ensure you post location(s), what you’re looking for, and give conte…
  • Sun, 17:44: RT @FalconDarkstar: So tonight I learned that some developers disable paste on password fields because they think we do credential stuffing…
  • Sun, 17:45: RT @ZPostFacto: @FalconDarkstar @IanColdwater My very first change that ever shipped on Steam was to remove the line of code that prevented…
  • Sun, 17:46: RT @ChrissieGrech: Dear @MattHancock, I thought you said the #NHS was not for sale? https://t.co/oRgYE16gZl
  • Sun, 17:48: RT @webofevil: Those who spread the myth that the Y2K bug was 'fake' have too much to gain from it to acknowledge the truth, and the idea t…
  • Sun, 17:51: RT @mjg59: Two Christmases ago I wrote a Linux driver for the CD drive in the Commodore CDTV but then Google asserted that it related at th…
  • Sun, 17:51: RT @mjg59: Anyway California Labor Code �2870 is a ride
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