Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Thu, 12:29: Free exchange - Economists explore the consequences of steering technological progress |  hey @billjaneway does dir… https://t.co/VYk8AmFbqh
  • Thu, 12:39: So I'm catching up VBA not having been pulled on Mac Office; anyone want to test the macro I use but did not write… https://t.co/fBxfnOcoe4
  • Thu, 12:39: RT @ReedBrody: And it’s UNANIMOUS : International Court of Justice orders #Myanmar to halt acts of #genocide against #Rohingya. The eyes of…
  • Thu, 12:40: RT @astepanovich: She says, “when the evil sells better than the good; when the lie sells better than the truth, we have to act”
  • Thu, 12:40: RT @davidallengreen: MoS defence to the Markle claim includes argument that because in her letter she was stating pre-exisiting facts, her…
  • Thu, 12:41: RT @astepanovich: Commissioner Chopra on a panel on “safeguarding digital spaces” calls out surveillance based advertising biz models for c…
  • Thu, 12:44: RT @SarahLudford: University of Sunderland is excising its modern languages courses ‘to concentrate on subjects that lead directly on to jo…
  • Thu, 12:46: RT @PickardJE: Jacob Rees-Mogg has just described Boris Johnson as the "Alexander the Great of our time" with an entirely straight face
  • Thu, 12:46: RT @LyalinDotCom: Calling all XAML Desktop devs! are you hitting any situation where XAML Hot Reload for WPF/UWP is causing your running ap…
  • Thu, 12:48: RT @cstross: @otolithe In our genetically modified future as serfs to the trillionaire elite, I'm pretty sure there will be minotaurs, if o…
  • Thu, 12:51: RT @ootoovak: This seems really cool! > A/B Street is a game exploring how small changes to a city affect the movement of drivers, cyclist…
  • Thu, 12:51: RT @FredrikSewell: I’ll never forget as a child, a very old man tearfully thanking a Sikh bus conductor for their help in WW1. “Great warri…
  • Thu, 12:53: RT @RufusHound: No. That's when you were a child. It's when you were unaware of how messy, complicated and hard the world (and living in it…
  • Thu, 12:53: RT @turinginst: Authors include Turing Fellows Conrad Bessant (@bezzlab) and Pedro R. Cutillas (@pedro_cutillas) cc @DataScienceQMUL @QMUL
  • Thu, 12:54: RT @MarkDiStef: The new London-based CNN-competitor has a name and it’s “NBC Sky World News” — plans to hire 100-200 new journalists for ro…
  • Thu, 12:54: RT @LibDemLords: During Qu on the banning of the repair of hymen surgery in the UK, @SalBrinton mentions a case in the USA of a parent taki…
  • Thu, 12:55: RT @TechRepublic: The desktop application is still there, but the heart of Microsoft's new approach to project management is the online Pro…
  • Thu, 12:57: Project fascinates me because it's one of the really old-school applications (35 years) being reinvented for a wide… https://t.co/XBACQsE5L3
  • Thu, 12:57: RT @mryderqc: I can finally reveal a new legal project I'm very excited to be working on over the coming year. (I've had to keep under wra…
  • Thu, 12:57: RT @mryderqc: The Biometric Review is particularly exciting because it's a hot legal topic (e.g. facial recognition) Also because understa…
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @Lotterleben: if you stop painting people as a liability because ~somebody~ might have an issue with them not being a straight white cis…
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @Lotterleben: in short, if they can do the work that they were trained and love to do, they will build even more, even bigger awesome th…
  • Thu, 15:20: RT @katebevan: This is such a good piece. Any politician from any side who wants to restrict abortion really isn't fit for office. https://…
  • Thu, 15:21: RT @bitbonk: JetBrains is looking for people who have never used (the awsome) @JetBrainsRider IDE for a usability study. They are also offe…
  • Thu, 15:21: RT @RMac18: Clearview AI claims it was integral in solving an Aug. 19 case of suspected terrorism in a NY subway. The NYPD says that it is…
  • Thu, 15:23: RT @SarahxDorman: So GMB have signed a no strike agreement with G4S covering all staff they represent in the U.K. Utter disgrace.
  • Thu, 15:24: RT @marionpdaly: Laws will always lag behind when it comes to user privacy but they are needed to act as a forcing function. We cannot rely…
  • Thu, 15:25: RT @aslushnikov: Folks! I'm happy to share what we've been working on: 📣 https://t.co/ABrJpvbwSy Playwright is like Puppeteer, but cross-…
  • Thu, 15:35: RT @dhh: As Jobs would say, once you’ve captured the monopoly, product quality no longer matters. You can dilute and distort the search res…
  • Thu, 16:17: RT @my2k: hey so, try not to do those cute little personality quizzes or those snapchat/insta "what __ am I" things. If you must, use an in…
  • Thu, 16:18: RT @benrileysmith: EXC: Boris Johnson has communicated with MBS on WhatsApp, multiple ex-UK officials have told me. One said “99% sure” th…
  • Thu, 16:18: RT @MrExham: What! Live captions with translation coming straight into OneNote! 🤯 This is crazy @mtholfsen https://t.co/j14RbHrdYr
  • Thu, 16:20: is this Cellebrite kit? "laptop-sized machines that enable the user to override encryption on devices such as mobil… https://t.co/KKMB64Kzha
  • Thu, 16:20: RT @LyalinDotCom: Visual Studio 2019 Update 5 Preview 2 is now available, this includes a few new XAML improvements but the one I want to h…
  • Thu, 16:22: RT @IanDunt: "And you thought all these issues were going away. Silly, silly, silly." https://t.co/VeowqKPk9B
  • Thu, 16:26: rhyming region and reason? insane/again/game? dreary-plus-plus https://t.co/bd99xm286g
  • Thu, 16:28: RT @tiffanycli: HiQ vs. LinkedIn was considered a win by many digital rights advocates. The decision may have helped narrow the scope of t…
  • Thu, 16:28: RT @tiffanycli: However, the flip side of allowing for more webscraping is what happens to the data that is scraped. HiQ used LinkedIn user…
  • Thu, 16:28: RT @tiffanycli: In effect, HiQ vs. LinkedIn was a win for access to info but a loss for info privacy. Similarly, Clearview also scraped s…
  • Thu, 16:50: RT @hacks4pancakes: This is the scummiest corporate chucklehead scummery I’ve seen in a while. Using the very serious issue of voter suppre…
  • Thu, 17:56: RT @JuddLegum: 7. OK, but at least future ads making the same claims won't be allowed to run on Facebook, right? WRONG Facebook's positio…
  • Thu, 17:59: RT @AzureFunctions: Have you heard the news? Azure Functions 3.0 is ready for production. Brings the best of .NET Core 3.1, Node 12, and m…
  • Thu, 17:59: RT @gchiemingo: Super exciting companies want to plant trees would be a whole lot cooler and vastly more impactful if they cut their use of…
  • Thu, 18:00: RT @CaseyNewton: Every interview with a tech CEO these days feels like a cross between a legal deposition and a hostage negotiation https:/…
  • Thu, 18:00: RT @aprilaser: Today workers at Kickstarter are voting to form a union. The vote won’t be counted for a few weeks, but if successful, labor…
  • Thu, 18:04: RT @meifongwriter: Wow this is like the Western world cancelling Christmas. For many migrant workers this is their ONLY holiday off all yea…
  • Thu, 18:12: RT @Raj_Samani: #DontPay - 33% of organizations "paid a ransom last year to get their data back after experiencing a #Ransomware infection.…
  • Thu, 18:13: RT @DmitryOpines: People attack "virtue signalling" like the entire fabric of human society hasn't been held together for thousands of year…
  • Thu, 18:14: RT @jackieaina: uh...therapists aren’t your friends. and your friends are NOT your full time therapists https://t.co/DOXS8wsnGg
  • Thu, 18:17: RT @iamian16: Javid’s non-alignment means the UK is no longer a REACH member so any UK supplier needs an EU partner to re-register their ch…
  • Thu, 18:17: RT @iamian16: Re-registration is not just a matter of buying a certificate. It means re-purchasing test results and in some cases re-testin…
  • Thu, 18:17: RT @iamian16: And unless UK scraps chemical regulation is means EU suppliers need to register their chemicals through a UK agency to sell i…
  • Thu, 18:17: RT @iamian16: So what benefit does non-alignment bring? To have more stringent controls? Unlikely, as REACH is already the “gold standard”.…
  • Thu, 18:24: RT @PostUp_bbb: We're going to see more over the next year or even 2 years than we've seen in the last 10-15 years in terms of changes in t…
  • Thu, 18:24: RT @TimvdLippe: We are migrating @chromedevtools to @typescript and found some blockers. Very pleased to see quick resolution and fixes in…
  • Thu, 18:28: RT @Iconawrites: Women’s magazines keep bombarding me with tutorials on how to straighten my hair so I can “make men fall in love”; yet I c…
  • Thu, 18:29: RT @MSFTResearch: Congratulations to the 2020 Ada Lovelace and PhD Fellowship recipients! Their work, ranging from applications in mental h…
  • Thu, 18:30: RT @DannyShawBBC: BREAKING: Proportion of crimes which led to suspect being cautioned/charged has fallen to new low - 7.3% - according to n…
  • Thu, 18:33: Azure supports python so SNAKE� https://t.co/iprZJO5x1c
  • Thu, 18:34: RT @qmatteoq: Holy cow. The Surface Duo emulator, despite being a preview, is crazy fast. Like 4 times any other Android emulator running o…
  • Thu, 22:02: RT @raganwald: .@pagerduty's SVP of Product and Engineering is of Iranian heritage. If you're interested in exploring an engineering oppor…
  • Thu, 22:02: RT @waismeyer: Xbox Research is looking for feedback from players with disabilities to help make gaming more accessible for all! If you a…
  • Thu, 22:05: RT @arthur_affect: Everyone who was throwing around shit about "Why did she have to use her Internet clout, why did she have to shame the g…
  • Fri, 01:13: RT @ThePKIGuy: Today's throwback PKI pic. This one is from 6 years ago. Found this in a customer data closet. Don't worry, the sign on top…
  • Fri, 01:14: RT @odomojuli: Hi Twitter. I'm honestly finding it pretty difficult to find a job that will hire a transwoman of color, in tech. I could…
  • Fri, 01:17: lots of UK examples of moving the dial on systemic sexism in society in the past; dial seems a bit stuck at the mom… https://t.co/O76Ns6MfWU
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Tags: #azuread, #babylonjs, #dontpay, #genocide, #myanmar, #office365, #ransomware, #rohingya, twitter
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