Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

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  • Thu, 12:30: RT @CNN: France has started encouraging domestic abuse victims to head to drugstores. If they can't talk openly in the store, they can simp…
  • Thu, 12:31: RT @nowthisnews: Whooping cough killed approx 5,700 children a year in the early 1900s — until these 3 women worked overtime to develop a v…
  • Thu, 12:33: RT @RozKaveney: Seriously, the fact that one of the first actions of Viktor Orban on attaining absolute power has been to strip trans peopl…
  • Thu, 12:33: RT @katebevan: Just going through some emails from @jackschofield and yet again I'm struck by how brilliant he was at explaining stuff we t…
  • Thu, 12:34: RT @jane__bradley: This morning a source tried to retract their on-the-record comments after a call with the government and tried to tell m…
  • Thu, 12:35: RT @teroalhonen: Microsoft has declared a temporary moratorium on some planned URL and IP address changes https://t.co/i0eXKn6MYl From Marc…
  • Thu, 12:37: RT @DavidHenigUK: In a blow to economic nationalists and isolationists in the UK, France, US, China, Russia and elsewhere it turns out this…
  • Thu, 12:37: RT @Amelia_Womack: If you're experiencing violence at home or know someone who is during #LockdownUK then here are some numbers to help. W…
  • Thu, 12:42: RT @Pinboard: Reports that today is International Fact Checking Day are false; please don't disseminate them without verifying
  • Thu, 12:42: RT @laurelchor: Yet another sad, sad day for press freedom in Hong Kong. https://t.co/fBIfyXkIPR
  • Thu, 13:16: RT @DavidHenigUK: Little known fact - the United Nations Security Council has not done anything, even pass a simple resolution, on coronavi…
  • Thu, 13:17: RT @monaeltahawy: “Volunteers have to agree that transgender people don't exist, same-sex marriage is a sin, and gay people should be celib…
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @4everNeverTrump: Tesla appears to be shipping CPAP machines—which have NOT been modified into actual ventilators—to hospitals which it…
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @Pinboard: Gotta respect that Y Combinator hustle. I'm waiting for them to pitch the medical debt collection startup they funded https:/…
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @Pinboard: I realize that reference to a medical debt collection startup sounds like crass Pinboard humor. But it's a real thing they fu…
  • Thu, 14:29: what is @msedgedev doing with all that RAM when all I have open is one pane, which is Twitter PWA? OTOH, some tab i… https://t.co/87DAbD9sq2
  • Thu, 14:29: RT @DanNeidle: Important point for all UK businesses suspending operations because of Covid-19: make sure there's clear evidence you intend…
  • Thu, 14:32: RT @Its_MaiTime: Cybersecurity folks Zoom is hiring!!!! They need us due to spike in traffic and recent issues with attackers hijacking sha…
  • Thu, 15:19: got the new Editor in Office Insider Word: I'd been wondering what was different from existing grammar checking and… https://t.co/HsXfcCALVC
  • Thu, 15:20: RT @mims: This data on recent consumer spending is fascinating. Some trends: * People stopped buying furniture. Then they started buying i…
  • Thu, 15:21: RT @LarryGlickman: We’re seeing the increasing levels of unemployment from 1929 to 1933 telescoped into TWO WEEKS. https://t.co/tTbEBEyH5a
  • Thu, 15:22: not sure showing LinkedIn details that people have chosen to publish is data mining; more 'showing you what's in yo… https://t.co/P3MBBiXleL
  • Thu, 15:22: RT @TALENTWIZ: Today we are announcing that we will double the size of @Cloudflare summer 2020 internship class. https://t.co/1l0TrDZJTY
  • Thu, 15:23: RT @eastdakota: I’m proud to announce that @Cloudflare is honoring all the summer internship offers we’ve extended, doubling the number of…
  • Thu, 15:29: hope this means publications getting ads on their covid coverage rather than dodgy mask and hand sanitiser promos https://t.co/IzrZXPEoyz
  • Thu, 15:33: RT @GoAngelo: 6/ Fox News could have $0 in advertising revenue and still have a 90% profit margin. That should be surprising given that the…
  • Thu, 15:33: RT @GoAngelo: 9/ The effect? News & info channels’ subscriber fees are normally small. MSNBC gets ~$0.33, CNN gets between $0.70-0.90 per…
  • Thu, 15:34: RT @PsychicPsych: If you have a 3D printer & live in the Oxford area (UK) let me know. I am making face-shields for medics testing people f…
  • Thu, 15:35: RT @hminto: Always happy to share my general ignorance, but today AI auto-captioning taught me how to spell "segue." Yes, I did think it w…
  • Thu, 16:13: RT @bethanybiron: Yesterday I got a tip that Hobby Lobby was secretly reopening stores and violating state-mandated closures. So I called a…
  • Thu, 17:32: sorry, my first thought is toilet paper stuck on your shoe� https://t.co/lpdJ0pfgIG
  • Thu, 17:56: RT @jones206: Upleveling a core Excel scenario - managing your personal finances. We didn't need to make any changes to Excel to support th…
  • Thu, 17:58: RT @KimCrayton1: This pandemic is HIGHLIGHTING all the ways tech still thrives on the “move fast, break things” ethos The cracks are show…
  • Thu, 18:03: RT @khenidak: I have deep engagement(s) with this team 👇They are building a platform that will blow your mind. an excellent team to work fo…
  • Thu, 18:04: last week for an NDA briefing (if I still remember the passage of time correctly)� https://t.co/csFFi4mogG
  • Thu, 18:05: RT @Torcuil: Which is exactly what happened when NHS Wales and NHS England went to the same supplier and the manufacturer took the bigger o…
  • Thu, 18:07: RT @dhh: I love how Zoom is all “thanks to journalists and security researchers for reporting all this”, as though that’s the reason for th…
  • Thu, 18:09: RT @WirelessLife: Microsoft's Universal Print moves key Windows Server print functionality to the Microsoft 365 cloud replacing on-premises…
  • Thu, 18:10: RT @VoyageCEO: Also today, three services (in Somerset, Derbyshire and East Sussex) where GPs have contacted the teams to say that they hav…
  • Thu, 18:11: RT @DavidKPiano: 👨‍💻👩‍💻 VS Live Share is the Zoom of remote code collaboration (with better security). You can even join a Live Share sessi…
  • Thu, 18:13: RT @dotnet: Announcing .NET 5.0 Preview 2 https://t.co/YeRqvUtOZa
  • Thu, 18:16: RT @micahgodbolt: Flattered to get a random email about a job opening at Google. But still peddling "must be willing to relocate to Bay are…
  • Thu, 18:26: RT @github: We need your expertise and feedback! GitHub Research is running multiple studies right now - can you take 1 minute to answer th…
  • Thu, 18:28: RT @Neil_Irwin: Jim Chanos just now on CNBC: We're short all the gig economy companies because their whole business model is labor market a…
  • Thu, 21:00: sure, it's fine that Zoom doesn't default to secure and journalists are beating them up unfairly for problems that… https://t.co/J0up1Yk6Gy
  • Thu, 21:06: Adobe may be dragging its feet on an ARM64 version of Photoshop for Windows on Arm but CorelDRAW still has a 32-bit… https://t.co/AwDsYT8VVF
  • Thu, 21:31: RT @gregwhitworth: So our local team has instituted a no meeting rule for Thursday afternoons and I simply love it. I'd actually love to se…
  • Fri, 01:19: Leaving aside why even business conferencing software would not default to blocking drivebys and harassers, let alo… https://t.co/VRsCP3x9IM
  • Fri, 01:25: RT @msdev: Azure Kinect DK is now available in Japan, Germany, and the United Kingdom. Learn more about the Azure Kinect DK: https://t.co/o
  • Fri, 01:26: RT @AnthonySalcito: The free version of Microsoft Teams now supports an unlimited number of users, so it’s easier to stay connected while l…
  • Fri, 01:59: RT @rjong999: OH YEAH BABY! We've just published a new release of Azure AD Connect that supports msdsConsistencyGuid for Groups in Active D…
  • Fri, 02:00: RT @MWautier: Add our upcoming event to your calendar if you’d like to chat with the Microsoft launcher product team! https://t.co/xwN1zILe
  • Fri, 02:01: RT @donasarkar: Have you been laid off? Let’s get you trained in an in-demand skill that companies are looking for. Look up “Citizen Devs…
  • Fri, 02:02: RT @meaganmday: Important to grasp about the Chris Smalls story: Chris was supposedly quarantined because he interacted with a COVID-positi…
  • Fri, 02:03: RT @IanMikutel: 🚨 Announcement: I just took over leading product for Microsoft Whiteboard on iOS. I want to give everyone a quick update…
  • Fri, 02:03: RT @IanMikutel: Due to #COVID19 the need for #remotework and #remoteteaching tools has obviously skyrocketed, including a digital Whiteboar…
  • Fri, 02:03: RT @IanMikutel: I have personally read every app review, tweet, @UserVoice comment and email we've had for Whiteboard iOS in the last 6+ mo…
  • Fri, 02:03: RT @IanMikutel: We've spun up a new Microsoft Whiteboard iOS team of engineers focused on making the app great, and yesterday had an amazin…
  • Fri, 02:03: RT @IanMikutel: We're setting up more robust Microsoft Whiteboard iOS backend tracking systems to monitor issues with the app and resolve i…
  • Fri, 02:03: RT @IanMikutel: Much more to say, but will leave you with 2 key things for now: 1. @ me here on Twitter for anything Whiteboard iOS. 2. Wa…
  • Fri, 11:45: RT @OrionListug: Welp, our parent companies have decided to end the JV and absorb the resources. Unfortunately our team will not be moving…
  • Fri, 11:47: RT @nickmcquire: 5/... The tech industry needs to get into the real world. It’s time to tailor our assumptions about post CV19 remote work…
  • Fri, 11:47: RT @nickmcquire: 4/ .... Most are now forced to work in environments not much bigger than a cupboard with unreliable connectivity. This is…
  • Fri, 11:48: RT @nickmcquire: 3/... I know it’s just about making light of a horrible situation, but many who aren’t sick in bed have less idyllic circu…
  • Fri, 11:54: RT @bbcpress: BBC to deliver biggest push on education in its history - 14 weeks of educational programmes and lessons to every household i…
  • Fri, 11:54: RT @bbcpress: Every child in the UK to have their education supported as BBC offers a wide range of curriculum related learning for childre…
  • Fri, 11:54: RT @bbcpress: @BBCBitesize to deliver daily online lessons for all age groups
  • Fri, 11:55: RT @bbcpress: Beginning on 20 April (the start of the summer term for most children), #BBCBitesizeDaily will deliver a tailored day of lear…
  • Fri, 11:55: RT @bbcpress: @scotlandsaysyes @BBCClick And the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish curriculums. More info at the link.
  • Fri, 11:55: RT @GillianRedfearn: Are you looking for a new author to read, but want to try before you buy? DOWNLOAD THIS and find a new favourite. It'…
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