Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Mon, 12:32: RT @kirstininnes: My exhausted pal, an ICU charge nurse dealing exclusively with COVID patients, sent this to our local parents Whatsapp as…
  • Mon, 12:35: RT @JimMFelton: *Thinks it can’t get any worse than people implying that you only make it through if you’re a fighter* Daily Express: Mayb…
  • Mon, 12:35: RT @vanhybrid: ICYMI: the Belgian communities are organizing a "community week" full of (virtual) events for everyone (also non-Belgians!)…
  • Mon, 12:36: RT @AdamBienkov: This, in Toby Young's Sun article, is completely untrue. Patrick Vallance (not Whitty) said on Thursday that 30-50% of all…
  • Mon, 12:38: RT @BettinaSRoss1: Letter to The Guardian I have nothing to add. #shame #COVID2019 #Corona https://t.co/bb5kWBWQ4H
  • Mon, 12:40: RT @paullewismoney: What are your qualifications to be Housing Secretary? I’ve got three houses. Perfect. Oh, and they’re all main reside…
  • Mon, 12:40: RT @womensart1: UK artist Sophie Neville who combines embroidery and textile crafts with contemporary feminist political subjects and prote…
  • Mon, 12:40: RT @SimonWHChan: PM @Amazon Press Release: We have an amazing new feature! @PrimeVideo previews now auto-play every time you open the Amaz…
  • Mon, 12:42: RT @AuntieStuds: Happy Easter! February, 1988. The Pink Express! A chartered train from London set off for Manchester's 'Never Going Under…
  • Mon, 12:43: RT @RobinWigg: Goldman Sachs: "It is remarkable that the US is in the midst of its greatest economic crisis in nearly a century and unprece…
  • Mon, 12:44: RT @Azeem_Majeed: An NHS contract tracing app may be helpful as part of the strategy to control Covid-19 but ultimately there is no substit…
  • Mon, 12:45: RT @jayzalowitz: Offer to the internet: If it keeps you from laying people off, I'll optimize anyone's @awscloud bill for free. I managed t…
  • Mon, 12:46: RT @LinkedInUK: The front line needs more people. We've opened up a free service to help fill these critical roles. Find out more: https://…
  • Mon, 12:49: RT @1Br0wn: Singapore govt: "A human-out-of-the-loop [#TracingApp] system will certainly yield better results than having no system at all,…
  • Mon, 12:50: RT @WorkingHardInIT: Microsoft is conducting a survey on Windows Server In-place OS Upgrade and would like your opinions and guidance! Ple…
  • Mon, 12:52: This is a fantastic explanation of how bias gets into every kind of reporting; you could change the word India to t… https://t.co/rXMTmJWze3
  • Mon, 12:53: RT @riptari: “You cannot ‘big data’ your way out of a ‘no data’ situation. Period.” https://t.co/MTIf1VROrm
  • Mon, 12:59: RT @jamescarr: @leonardocarella "For the brave, there are bargains to be had in this crisis" is the summarization of late stage capitalism…
  • Mon, 13:01: RT @arclight: Distribution, logistics, and safety are hard and change takes time & effort. Details matter and they often don't fit in 280 c…
  • Mon, 13:02: RT @PrivacyMatters: “While not a current priority, phone location data could be used in the datastore after it was “offered” to the governm…
  • Mon, 14:20: RT @MikeBenchCapon: It gives me no pleasure to report that the OED lists an occurrence on a Usenet newsgroup in 2000 and one in the New Yor…
  • Mon, 14:23: RT @unixterminal: Using WSL 1? You should hold off on upgrading to Ubuntu 20.04 'Focal Fossa' for now until a fix comes in a Windows update…
  • Mon, 14:29: RT @GuitarMoog: Just once could Labour please choose a moment when it is not absolutely critical to the welfare and future of the populatio…
  • Mon, 14:38: I wonder if I still have my Goodies annuals on a shelf somewhere. I could do with rereading Ode to the Tax Man https://t.co/xtA5fK39mq
  • Mon, 17:28: RT @rachelcoldicutt: Given @MattHancock’s announcement re: NHS contact and symptom tracing apps, @lilianedwards has led the drafting of a m…
  • Mon, 17:34: hey food twitter: any of you ever done a blooming onion baked in the oven rather than deep fried? because we have t… https://t.co/7RofEcZBKe
  • Mon, 17:34: RT @mtholfsen: NEW! Based on your feedback, we are adding the IT setting to ensure only Educators can start meetings. Students must wait i…
  • Mon, 17:37: it's a long-term problem that the best journalism doesn't pay unless it's got the name of a brand like the FT or th… https://t.co/J35ZxPpUJo
  • Mon, 17:40: I'm not a fan of the Hollywood Squares look: I can't pay attention to even 9 faces at once and seeing people is *ni… https://t.co/8ROnx4kfxj
  • Mon, 17:40: RT @HangZhang6: My colleagues and friends at Microsoft released an open source repository for time series forecasting. Try it out. It might…
  • Mon, 17:42: RT @KevinMKruse: For the fiscal year ending in Sept 2006, the USPS ran a profit of $900 million. Then, in Dec 2006, Republicans mandated t…
  • Mon, 17:52: RT @Kantrowitz: Man wearing nothing but a mask just passed me in San Francisco. The more things change, the more they stay the same.
  • Mon, 17:55: RT @anthonypjshaw: I've just published a new blog post on how to set up a production-ready Django application on Microsoft Azure. Covers st…
  • Mon, 17:56: RT @DominicWillit: Want to host an online broadcast with 250 - 10,000 attendees? Here are some best practices for Live Events in #Microsoft
  • Mon, 17:57: RT @seldo: This world-conquering VC got so mad that I don't like the idea of smart masks that he insulted a friend of mine, then me, then b…
  • Mon, 18:11: there is a good reason your Windows 10 profile name is an annoying truncation: it's the identifying bit on the emai… https://t.co/jgGnn1e2Ap
  • Mon, 20:13: this is a BRILLIANT new error on Excel - it helped me spot when I'd copied what should have been a UK deposit amoun… https://t.co/uLKkjl79SW
  • Mon, 21:15: @wendyg so @sbisson and I have finally started watching WKRP - really enjoying the first few episodes
  • Mon, 21:18: RT @pmdfoster: NEW: none of the homegrown ventilators - including one by Dyson - have got green light for use in NHS as design spec shifts…
  • Mon, 21:18: RT @pmdfoster: @Michael_Pooler @donatopmancini @SebastianEPayne It seems that initial assessments that much simpler ventilators could be us…
  • Mon, 21:20: RT @CDlbcl: It looks like the cabinet office, tasked with managing a competition to manufacture 10s of thousands of ventilators for covid-1…
  • Mon, 21:20: RT @CDlbcl: Here is the key phrase that says bad vents will do harm. Where as 2 weeks ago the govt was telling the consortia developing ve…
  • Mon, 21:20: RT @CDlbcl: This weekend, some consortia that had been paid millions by the govt to prepare for manufacture were told their vents were too…
  • Mon, 21:20: RT @CDlbcl: This decision actually seems sensible. It is indeed important to have ventilators that meet the clinical need. The question i…
  • Mon, 21:21: correlation may not be causation but what rhymes with Tory donors? (Yes, I am very cynical about the UK government… https://t.co/SzcQvhLSA4
  • Mon, 21:22: RT @bridgetkromhout: Join @karenhchu @LachlanEvenson & more, for an open discussion about being on the k8s release team, happening now! ht…
  • Mon, 21:24: RT @burkeholland: Do you use @github? Like, a lot? Do you use it AND know what you are doing? If so, I'd love to chat. We are doing some r…
  • Mon, 21:24: RT @aardrian: Robustness Principle / Postel’s Law (paraphrased): “Be conservative in what you send, be liberal in what you accept.” eg. L…
  • Mon, 21:27: here is @sbisson saying 'yes Teams, yes things other than Zoom but does every collaboration have to be a video meet… https://t.co/l9Qb8PsO6c
  • Mon, 21:29: if you were wondering why I went WOOT! loudly this afternoon - this validates Microsoft's quantum computing approac… https://t.co/6VSp4eCKA4
  • Tue, 02:05: RT @Flakmagnet1: This was their response. https://t.co/t5cnBdJAtJ
  • Tue, 02:05: RT @Flakmagnet1: We've heard NOTHING since. Not a squeak. Not even "no thanks". The offer of ventilators has passed, and I guess they are…
  • Tue, 02:05: RT @Flakmagnet1: Since furloughing, we're running the 3D printers in the labs flat out making visor parts. I'm doing the same at home. But…
  • Tue, 02:06: RT @chriscapossela: We ask @Microsoft employees to be ‘learn-it-alls’ and it’s been amazing to see that mindset in action every day as we a…
  • Tue, 02:08: RT @adhall_msft: Pro tip for managers just now: yes you feel like all you do is support your humans. That’s literally the most impactful th…
  • Tue, 02:09: RT @ChanceyFleet: I'm part of an interdisciplinary research team hoping to speak with blind and visually impaired people about web developm…
  • Tue, 02:09: RT @JamesRath: 🎮♿️ I know a lot of new people have recently purchased a Nintendo Switch. A new update has just gone live that allows you to…
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