Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Tue, 12:01: RT @MajorThrill: I'm generally quite a paranoid, negative and suspicious person but the code for the covid tracker is fine and security imp…
  • Tue, 12:02: RT @murphyslawyer: And while we're all distracted over that, the bill to allow cheap imported food that doesn't meet our current health sta…
  • Tue, 12:02: RT @JenniferMerode: NEW: UK economy forecast to shrink by 9.75% in 2020, according to EC. Worse than EU ave 8.3%, but France, Italy, Spain…
  • Tue, 12:03: RT @MartinSLewis: HMRC yesterday confirmed workers who have a Coronavirus test from employer as part of their job will see it treated as a…
  • Tue, 12:04: RT @lisaocarroll: As many as 41% of EU citizens in UK have been granted pre-settled status. Worry is that many won't know that this does no…
  • Tue, 12:04: RT @ebrersn: Azure SQL Managed Instance Management Pack is released. You can use SCOM to monitor all your data estate. https://t.co/c5tGqjo
  • Tue, 12:04: RT @drg1985: In UK, 16% would refuse Covid-19 vaccine, as would 20% in USA. Only 65% in Ireland would definitely accept. Predictably, those…
  • Tue, 12:04: RT @nancybaym: Once upon a time they invented Twitter lists and I said this would happen and everyone told me I was dumb and paranoid and t…
  • Tue, 12:05: RT @EmeryLeeWho: So, new rule, every time you QRT/screenshot & drag a transphobe, you have to boost 2 trans authors/creators. Start making…
  • Tue, 12:05: RT @disco_socialist: it's easy to think of Ayn Rand as a terrible person with an evil philosophy, but if you've ever read her books you'd k…
  • Tue, 12:06: RT @flying_rodent: We notice Spiked alumni everywhere but this - outsourcing our understanding of what the left is and what it wants to the…
  • Tue, 12:07: RT @TheAdamBr: We've undocked #WinRT support from #NET5 (https://t.co/vhbiqTXUBu), allowing WinRT support to evolve faster to support effor…
  • Tue, 12:07: RT @thatjohn: France: *stares at climate* if there's a direct sub-2h30m rail link, we're going to stop airlines flying. Britain, from one…
  • Tue, 12:08: RT @BeckettUnite: -They blamed the villagers for Aberfan -They blamed the fans for Hillsborough -They blamed the miners for Orgreave -They…
  • Tue, 12:08: RT @rhodri: We're going to see a lot of excruciating attempts to put positive spins on COVID-related redundancies, aren't we. Just saw this…
  • Tue, 12:09: RT @StevePeers: Indeed net migration of EU citizens to the UK has been dropping since the referendum - https://t.co/E4acEpleYR Unfortunate…
  • Tue, 12:09: RT @XiranJayZhao: y'all there's legit a god of male love in Chinese myth, Tu'er Shen (the Rabbit God). he got beat to death for thirsting a…
  • Tue, 12:10: RT @doctor_oxford: "We discovered too many care homes didn't really follow the procedures in the way they could have." This attempt by @Bo
  • Tue, 12:12: Tron 3? YAAAAAAAAAAYYYY!
  • Tue, 12:12: RT @sbohlen: There are two ways to read this map. Depressing version: "Heat hasn't helped constrain the transmission of #COVID19". *More*…
  • Tue, 12:13: RT @philatrail: Driverless trains for London Underground seem to be in the news again. So here's a handy guide to 'grades of automation' sh…
  • Tue, 12:14: RT @THR: "As a cisgender woman, I now understand that I should not have considered this role, and that the transgender community should und…
  • Tue, 12:14: RT @SophieRunning: The moment when 330 MPs voted against allowing migrant women - often very vulnerable to domestic abuse because of their…
  • Tue, 12:15: RT @steve_newby: Check out the new event timeline in #MDATP a simple way to track, and do something about, the vulnerabilities in your envi…
  • Tue, 12:16: RT @zarahsultana: Boohoo is accused of selling clothes made by workers in Leicester who are paid just £3.50 an hour. It's also in line to…
  • Tue, 12:16: RT @soapachu: RT if you're a Post Office customer and totally OK with them supporting Pride. Unlike this dude. https://t.co/QdE2OoVrBH
  • Tue, 12:17: RT @garius: But the passage of the Domestic Abuse Bill through the Commons is an absolute good. It is important to this country, and also…
  • Tue, 12:17: RT @garius: There is still more to do. It is not law yet and (thanks in part to failed amendments) it DOES NOT include sufficient protect f…
  • Tue, 12:17: RT @soapachu: The Post Office is not here for your homophobia https://t.co/P3mlEJDrp6
  • Tue, 12:18: RT @sarahoconnor_: Quite a few people asking why Health & Safety Executive hasn't shut down Leicester fashion sweatshops. Part of the answe…
  • Tue, 12:18: RT @hhariri: "Removing master/slave won't end racism" Don't think anyone claimed it would. You know what else won't end racism? Ignoring i…
  • Tue, 12:18: RT @JolyonMaugham: What is abundantly clear from this paragraph - which is a very unusual form - is that @MattHancock is super-keen for us…
  • Tue, 12:19: RT @JolyonMaugham: Fifth, as I understand this paragraph, Pestfix, a company with last reported net assets of £18,000 was paid 75% of £32.4…
  • Tue, 12:19: RT @JolyonMaugham: Fourth, despite Government using the exceptional urgency procedure to bypass normal tendering rules, the isolation suits…
  • Tue, 12:19: RT @mrjamesob: I will be talking about anti-vaxxers on today's show. I will not be talking *to* anti-vaxxers. For the same reason that I do…
  • Tue, 12:21: RT @JolyonMaugham: Also worth reading this thread on how the same people (from the religious right) are using the same arguments to attack…
  • Tue, 12:22: RT @MattSnider: If we can fucking figure this out in any way that works: Hey I will teach an in person @HeinzCollege / @CarnegieMellon stuc…
  • Tue, 12:23: RT @SteveNickSmith: Amazing that politicians are allowed to make these plainly daft comments without any pushback at all from BBC presenter…
  • Tue, 12:23: RT @SynStalker: https://t.co/bG6HtYb6af
  • Tue, 12:24: RT @tkb: Things I didn't know I needed on a t-shirt: ↙️ Smart thread by Alix: #TechforGood is bad shorthand, because focus shifts to "what…
  • Tue, 12:33: RT @blunted_james: It was the care home owners. It was the scientists. It was the medical staff. It was the PPE suppliers. It was the Chine…
  • Tue, 12:34: RT @Sir_David_King: The evidence is clear, COVID19 is disproportionately affecting our BME communities. Our @IndependentSage experts have p…
  • Tue, 12:34: RT @thistimeitsmimi: Just wrote a piece for @FiveThirtyEight that is a reminder of the simple fact that it is impossible to collect enough…
  • Tue, 12:35: RT @AdamWagner1: I'm have been instructed by @RobertLizarLaw to act for Elliott Cuciurean in this case - HS2 and the Secretary of State for…
  • Tue, 12:35: RT @maryhui: Difficult to take this seriously given that @zoom_us pledged last month to *improve* its ability to censor global calls at Bei…
  • Tue, 12:36: RT @Rainmaker1973: Paper cuts are so painful because at a microscopic level paper is quite rough. A knife makes a straight cut, but paper a…
  • Tue, 12:37: RT @ashcowburn: On PM's care home comments, chief executive officer of Community Integrated Care, says: "The most senior man in country tu…
  • Tue, 12:37: RT @mrjamesob: It took him *one day* to shift from ‘Clap for our carers’ to ‘Castigate our carers in a desperate, shameful bid to wash bloo…
  • Tue, 12:37: RT @MSEdgeDev: 🚨 Attention 🚨 You can now embed a Chromium-based Edge WebView in any of these applications: ➡️ WinForms ➡️ WPF (WinUI 3.0)…
  • Tue, 12:39: RT @paulwaugh: Mark Adams chief executive of Community Integrated Care is clearly furious with @BorisJohnson for blaming care homes for cov…
  • Tue, 12:39: RT @niais: Also, gonna be frank. IF HARVARD DOESN'T HAVE THE RESOURCES TO MAKE IN PERSON EDUCATION SAFE IN THE FALL, DO YOU SERIOUSLY THIN…
  • Tue, 12:40: RT @EVAWuk: Deeply saddened that House of Commons failed last night to ensure ALL women stand a chance of justice and protection when facin…
  • Tue, 12:41: RT @taosecurity: Not “If you didn’t patch by this morning, assume compromised.” It’s simply “*assume compromised*.” Once you adopt this min…
  • Tue, 12:42: RT @abbyfuller: https://t.co/iRWTcQxZB9
  • Tue, 12:42: RT @XinqiSu: #CarrieLam: Government announcements about the first meeting of national security committee ystd were exceptional. Future work…
  • Tue, 12:42: RT @alixtrot: This must be the fault of care homes too, clearly. https://t.co/gxP8eNYsr0
  • Tue, 12:46: RT @choo_ek: 5. To take yourself off a list, block the owner. If it’s obviously vile, report the list too. These options can be accessed vi…
  • Tue, 12:51: RT @chaipatel0: Home Office social media continues to be an absolute bin fire. How can they say 'everyone' when they continue to do everyth…
  • Tue, 12:51: RT @joncstone: UK to resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia despite 'possible' war crimes in Yemen, government says https://t.co/BKVzQdwDMB
  • Tue, 12:52: RT @JP_Biz: UPDATE: Defra says it has now submitted applications for Northern Ireland Border Control Posts despite Edwin Poots’ reservation…
  • Tue, 12:52: RT @janl: #lazytwotter Is there a “use your iPhone camera as a camera on your Mac” app, that doesn’t bundle any tracking SDK? All I could f…
  • Tue, 12:52: RT @NewYorker: From “utepils” (Norwegian, “beer that is enjoyed outside, particularly on the first hot day of the year”) to “mbuki-mvuki” (…
  • Tue, 12:53: RT @Femi_Sorry: Boris Johnson told hospitals to send up to 25,000 untested patients into #carehomes, because his party had starved the NHS…
  • Tue, 12:54: RT @heyyguido: Stay away from men who know all kinds of “falsely” accused men, but no victims.
  • Tue, 12:54: RT @mwbengtsson: New blog post! Windows 10 Toast Notification Script Update: Support for use with Endpoint Analytics Proactive Remediations…
  • Tue, 12:54: RT @cstross: Reminder that Ayn Rand hit up the US government for her healthcare when she had lung cancer. There’s no hypocrite like an Obje…
  • Tue, 12:54: RT @michaelhogan: FFS. Tom Meighan from Kasabian assaulted his girlfriend in a "sustained attack", dragged her back into the house by her a…
  • Tue, 12:55: RT @BradSmi: Since the start of the pandemic, I've chatted virtually with college students & faculty all over the country. Each experience…
  • Tue, 12:55: RT @joshspero: “Many of the new cases have been linked to security guards hired to help quarantine international travellers at hotels in Me…
  • Tue, 12:56: RT @CCDHate: Our new report shows @Facebook must take special responsibility for powering influential anti-vaxx accounts with 31 million fo…
  • Tue, 12:56: RT @polotek: I see a lot of people struggling with this. Here's the shortest version I can manage. When discussing what the problems are a…
  • Tue, 12:56: RT @orta: I'm still not comfortable using my twitter platform for anything other than raising the voice of others. If you're interested i…
  • Tue, 12:57: RT @exnav29: Pay attention to this tweet! Especially, if your first thought is "we don't have any 2010 workflows in our tenant" you may be…
  • Tue, 12:58: RT @mckinneytweets: Missed this announcement last week: the Ministry of Justice is consulting on allowing lower courts to depart from EU ca…
  • Tue, 12:58: RT @helentamblyn: David Walliams is trending - many of you know that I own and run a children's bookshop now and there are so many amazing…
  • Tue, 14:14: Think we need to tweak the grind on the coffee machine for French press because all that dust! https://t.co/JLHKoPU4t0
  • Tue, 15:05: RT @_ElizabethMay: when a man tells you that you didn't understand the book you wrote and suggests you read the sparknotes for your own fuc…
  • Tue, 15:07: RT @BarristerSecret: This is an excellent explainer by @legalfeminist. https://t.co/t8kHGPh1rc
  • Tue, 15:12: RT @IrishSQL: Check out MVP blogger Monica Rathbun @SQLEspresso as she answers the question What is Azure SQL Database Serverless? How can…
  • Tue, 15:15: RT @aardrian: “Disability dongles also speak to the larger problem of seeing people with disabilities as the recipients of design instead o…
  • Tue, 15:30: RT @ReinH: it's so frustrating that the same person who was sexist in 2012, sexist in 2017, racist in 2018, and racist in 2019 is being giv…
  • Tue, 15:33: RT @GMB: 'He's picked the wrong fight with the wrong people.' Care home owner David Crabtree criticises Boris Johnson over his care home c…
  • Tue, 15:34: RT @karenmcgrane: Great sample questions for PoC to ask hiring managers, even if you're not a journalist. I know some people feel uncomfort…
  • Tue, 15:38: RT @seldo: A really great way to find people to block is to say something obvious and uncontroversial like "racism is bad" and see who jump…
  • Tue, 15:38: RT @dhmorton: Why not hold the conference in a pub or state school where—according to government guidelines—everyone would be safe? https:/…
  • Tue, 15:38: RT @sensiblehuman96: Shot Chaser https://t.co/Ogmo5ISIG3
  • Tue, 15:39: acessibility is for everyone at some point� https://t.co/ib60hurwlH
  • Tue, 15:41: RT @jessphillips: Although many improvements have been made to the Domestic Abuse Bill, I am deeply disappointed that it still excludes som…
  • Tue, 15:41: this is the BEST Carry on movie. Mind if I smoke?� https://t.co/iRObExI8DE
  • Tue, 15:42: RT @WHurst1: The gov is keeping a report on the Garden Bridge secret even though taxpayers lost £43m on this folly. Dan made his #FOI reque…
  • Tue, 15:44: RT @Carnage4Life: It looks like the US is going to be increasingly held back by zero sum thinking. Believing the size of the pie is fixed l…
  • Tue, 15:47: RT @DaIaiLana: Amidst the standoff with China, I urge PM @narendramodi ji to recognise the sovereignty of #Tibet. A #FreeTibet is in #Indi
  • Tue, 15:48: RT @greg_doucette: Holy sh*t The authors of a 2019 research article pretending there's no racial bias in officer-involved shootings – repe…
  • Tue, 15:48: RT @nehathemartian: i just stumbled upon these articles and quite honestly, the distinction between real and performative faith could never…
  • Tue, 15:49: RT @Sifill_LDF: It’s not a win if this time next yr we have Juneteenth off; politicians are saying “Black Lives Matter;”Lift Every Voice p…
  • Tue, 15:52: RT @KillerMartinis: My occasional reminder that unrolling apps rely on people’s thoughts to sell ads which is how they make their money, an…
  • Tue, 15:53: RT @MarshallProj: NEW: Prosecutors around the country are asking potential jurors if they support #BlackLivesMatter—and having them removed…
  • Tue, 15:57: RT @StevePeers: Response to the government decision to resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia. Remember the court judgment restricting sales was…
  • Tue, 15:57: RT @Mandoline_Blue: Next year, instead of giving MPs the usual pay rise, let's all clap! They will SO appreciate the moral support. It's…
  • Tue, 15:57: RT @sturdyAlex: Gov’t today: “How were we to know about asymptomatic transmission back in March?” Gov’t in March: “We know asymptomatic t…
  • Tue, 16:00: script writing in season two of idiot son isn't quite as good, alas� https://t.co/IcGNiimVey
  • Tue, 16:02: RT @doctor_oxford: Exactly as feared. This raises profound questions for @10DowningStreet about its abject failures in equipping NHS & care…
  • Tue, 16:02: RT @rupertg: Your starter for ten: who said less than two years ago that "No British Conservative government could or should sign up to an…
  • Tue, 16:04: does Facebook think anyone still believes it when they say they didn't need to be boycotted into making changes?� https://t.co/sBAOTRDkqa
  • Tue, 16:05: assess the risk - and import chlorinated chicken anyway� https://t.co/PKVoJcwfPI
  • Tue, 16:07: RT @Iwillleavenow: One of the toughest aspects of trying to make people more aware of surveillance/privacy invasion/problematic tech/etc. i…
  • Tue, 16:08: RT @Iwillleavenow: I get it. I feel it too. But, exhausting as it is, it still matters to fight it. It still matters to call it out. Call…
  • Tue, 17:36: RT @cramforce: 2020 progress report for our work with @Igalia to bring modern features to @webkit / Gecko: 🖼 width/height inferred intrinsi…
  • Tue, 17:38: RT @inafried: Apparently @bborrman doesn’t want the spotlight on him so please spread that far and wide by retweeting this tweet. That way…
  • Tue, 17:40: RT @mountain_ghosts: fellas is it "getting cancelled" to have your opinions routinely published in internationally circulated magazines, ge…
  • Tue, 18:03: RT @Latesha_Byrd: I have someone that is interested in breaking into tech but does not want to code, but something similar to user experien…
  • Tue, 18:04: RT @HealthUntoDeath: Ironically the list of signatories to that Harpers letter, which includes at least one billionaire, easily has the col…
  • Tue, 18:06: RT @lizthegrey: Totally aboveboard client. Mhm. https://t.co/iWqKxtBDy8
  • Tue, 18:07: RT @hopeforpeace: @mmpadellan I work at Costco and this shit will not be tolerated. Costco escorted him out, made him leave the property w…
  • Tue, 18:11: @tamaranth green great dragons would be the children of green great-great dragons
  • Tue, 18:11: RT @AnandWrites: Censorship and mob justice are not the only threats to free speech. When those who denounce these things show as much int…
  • Tue, 18:12: RT @KathleenDollard: I raised my children in the midst of those red dots. Bubonic plague is a relatively normal part of the discussion in b…
  • Tue, 18:16: are you shitting me? Google Drive doesn't have the equivalent of this Remove from Shared option?  … https://t.co/bc2ScZgAqe
  • Tue, 19:41: RT @TheRaDR: Lordy, I can't believe we still need to say these things. I was pitching articles on "why feminism needs the trans movement a…
  • Tue, 19:45: RT @julenka: 1/ Thank you to everybody who came to my talk about instinctual interactions on HoloLens 2. Here are some resources for gettin…
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