Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Thu, 12:15: Good - but how many people we're discouraged from following through or even making a complaint by this awful policy? https://t.co/vgwvOM9eIg
  • Thu, 12:17: RT @BarristerSecret: As ever, lots of heat and very little light about #ShamimaBegum on Twitter. Save yourself from looking like a wally b…
  • Thu, 12:17: RT @mateosfo: If San Francisco progressives are opposed to the taxes that pay for public transportation (or any taxes that pay for public g…
  • Thu, 12:19: RT @samatlounge: What happens if publicity secure coverage and reviews, but marketing don't back up with ad spend in The Guardian (true for…
  • Thu, 12:20: RT @evacide: Twitter wouldn't have to worry about the possibility that the attacker read, exfiltrated, or altered DMs right now if they had…
  • Thu, 12:21: RT @realhamed: Great timing for this inquiry, a number of recent papers and works including ours in @PET_Symposium this year and @thorstenh
  • Thu, 12:24: RT @pwnallthethings: Imagine having the ability to take over any account on twitter and managing to make just $100k in illicit proceeds fro…
  • Thu, 12:25: RT @meadwaj: Suspect we're inching towards a more generalised debt amnesty... this is an interesting (and telling) proposal from the UK fin…
  • Thu, 12:26: RT @thebrainofchris: The paperclip maximiser but whatever task you give it the solution turns out to be Fully Automated Luxury Communism. h…
  • Thu, 12:38: RT @sbisson: Useful tip: if you've set up Windows 10 from scratch with PIN and Hello login, and you want to use Remote Desktop for admin, m…
  • Thu, 12:47: RT @monkchips: realist, interesting thread. there was no monolithic "blitz spirit". it's always about messy human behaviours and choices. b…
  • Thu, 12:47: RT @dandrezner: In all seriousness Twitter should be grateful this happened so they can prepare for a more imaginative group of hackers cau…
  • Thu, 12:48: RT @JessGrose: 1. We already knew the pandemic was disproportionately disrupting mothers’ careers. A new study comparing dual-income couple…
  • Thu, 12:50: RT @nigelwUK: Then consider, if you can have your citizenship withdrawn just because you might qualify for another, that includes Brits wit…
  • Thu, 12:50: RT @AnnaSophieGross: Grim but essential reading: two papers out yday showing how human activity caused the extreme heat in Siberia and risi…
  • Thu, 12:50: RT @StewHotston: I have been doing a little work on the contents of the submissions list. Please, please, please read and share this becaus…
  • Thu, 12:51: RT @BuckWoodyMSFT: In pre-historic times, Tampa flamingos often ganged up on dinosaurs and picked them clean within minutes #FloridaFacts h…
  • Thu, 12:51: RT @LibDemLords: Lord Clement-Jones calls for all Government departments to boycott social media platforms such as Facebook in an approach…
  • Thu, 12:51: RT @carolinepennock: Government officially announces intention to allow some universities to go bust. https://t.co/eLtd7lxawI
  • Thu, 12:51: RT @MoodyHikmet: There's roughly 145 people getting COVID-19 per minute. Listen to these songs, every time you tap your feet, someone is di…
  • Thu, 12:52: RT @notameadow: It’s not that social engineering is out of scope, it’s that with tech people who have access to highly sensitive data it ma…
  • Thu, 12:53: RT @FactCheck: Last week @FactCheck looked at the government's "New Deal" on infrastructure spending. Despite figures of £600bn being used…
  • Thu, 12:53: RT @msdevUK: Here's a super useful decision tree to help you best pick your @Azure compute service! Container Instances, Batch, AKS... Wh…
  • Thu, 12:53: RT @abhi_tweeter: How to dynamically add topic partitions to a #Kafka topic in #Azure Event Hubs along with tips, recommendations on clien…
  • Thu, 12:54: RT @astroehlein: "Democracy is more than just somebody getting a majority. Democracy is protection for minorities, press freedom, the right…
  • Thu, 12:55: RT @davidallengreen: The noise of the government being "very disappointed" with a court is the sound of a working constitution https://t.co
  • Thu, 12:55: RT @StevePeers: Background to today's Schrems II judgment My analysis of the Schrems I judgment: https://t.co/Sd84iFazNx Analysis of the…
  • Thu, 12:56: RT @cstross: REMINDER: this is the report into Russian meddling in the Brexit vote and subsequent elections that Boris Johnson/Dominic Cumm…
  • Thu, 12:56: RT @eLAWnora: BREAKING: AG Øe advises CJEU to rule that online platform operators, such as YouTube and Uploaded, are NOT directly liable fo…
  • Thu, 12:57: RT @Len_Duvall: Last week's economic stimulus package from the Chancellor falls well short of what our economy needs. ❌NO HELP for renters…
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @cyb3rops: The RCE vulnerabilities of July have put an additional strain on the relation between security organisation and system admini…
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @josefajardo: More of dx going xplat... https://t.co/wEY7XUfcTA
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @Luke_Turner: "On the brutal battlegrounds of the culture war, better to be seen as the victim than the aggressor. This is not just the…
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @johnjhacking: Come on. Stop talking about Twitter #infosec employees "losing their jobs." These are our peers. Make all the jokes you w…
  • Thu, 12:59: RT @meemiecat: Parent: Hi! I was told I can opt my child out of being in-person at school if I don’t feel comfortable. School: Yes you can!…
  • Thu, 13:00: RT @campuscodi: LOL! Cisco just patched 5 CVEs with a 9.8/10 score/ This really is the worst month ever for networking devices 😂 https://…
  • Thu, 13:01: RT @h0x0d: looks like Microsoft has its own https://t.co/V8rZIwyoZb deployments to make Azure-related diagrams 🙂https://t.co/bibYltChK1
  • Thu, 13:01: RT @lickedspoon: Imagine favouring Chris Grayling for a role, over, say, a combine harvester or a thimble or a hot water bottle.
  • Thu, 13:01: RT @GossiTheDog: I think the key learning from what is known of Twitter incident is internal tooling is really external tooling in age of C…
  • Thu, 13:03: RT @PrivacyMatters: Yep. No more tick box approach to data transfers. I feel vindicated for being considered a pain in the arse. https:/…
  • Thu, 13:04: RT @thejessegreyson: ⚠️ Breast owners, I want you to test this out right now for all our non-breast-owning brethren. Roll your eyes (or ma…
  • Thu, 13:05: RT @NateSilver538: Obviously the presidential toplines are what's going to get attention here, but this poll shows a majority of Southerns…
  • Thu, 13:05: RT @lordsnooty: @cstross Durham. That's the place for it. Apparently, even when unwell and with poor eyesight, the government's advisors…
  • Thu, 13:05: RT @jones206: #Excel for the web strategy overview. We've been heavily invested in the web version of Excel for several years, and we'll co…
  • Thu, 13:06: RT @jones206: @JameHealy @msexcel Great question... for enterprise users, our current file size limitation is 50MB. We'll move that up over…
  • Thu, 13:06: RT @jones206: @msexcel Using the new Data Types in #Excel powered by @WolframResearch, there are a few different types of Cake you can now…
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @jones206: @daniielpir @msexcel I agree! Excel for the web supports scripts, which you can record just like VBA macros. They work across…
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @jones206: JavaScript version of Excel's calc engine - immediate recalc without a server roundtrip makes the web version of #Excel feel…
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @jones206: I love seeing more partners building cross platform #Excel solutions leveraging our web add-in model. Great job by @SAP htt…
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @jones206: New version history experience in Web Excel if your files are stored in @onedrive for business. See changes highlighted, copy…
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @jones206: Cell Styles now in the Web version of #Excel. It was flighted to a portion of folks in production for the past month or so as…
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @vananacabana: USPS IS BEING DEFUNDED AND MILLIONS OF PEOPLE WILL BE LOSING JOBS, MAIL WILL COST MORE TO SHIP, AND PEOPLE WILL HAVE TO R…
  • Thu, 13:08: RT @journoian: Update: Interesting that not only has the CJEU invalidated Privacy Shield but has also said SCCs cannot be used by Facebook…
  • Thu, 13:09: RT @MartinSLewis: Slightly shocked to receive a marketing text from a barber. During my haircut I was asked for my number specifically due…
  • Thu, 13:09: RT @codepo8: 👉🏻"Twitter hack has profound national security implications as it's no longer unthinkable that someone takes over an account o…
  • Thu, 13:09: RT @DavidHenigUK: Government shouldn't make it so easy for campaigners against a US trade deal to discount the findings of the food and tra…
  • Thu, 13:10: RT @MalwareTechBlog: Sometimes hackers come across valuable access they don't know how to properly monetize. Just because they only made $1…
  • Thu, 13:10: RT @PrivacyMatters: Microsoft “We want to be clear: if you are a commercial customer, you can continue to use Microsoft services in complia…
  • Thu, 13:11: RT @PJTheEconomist: All that extra money announced by govt last week not quite what it seems. https://t.co/iwaQROENHH The "Rooseveltian" a…
  • Thu, 13:11: RT @Tupp_Ed: 1) The Irish DPC has won today’s case. 2) Max Schrems made it take this action through his first case and has achieved a legal…
  • Thu, 13:12: RT @SoniaCuff: #straya https://t.co/FCKJ7MOBgM
  • Thu, 13:13: RT @mjg59: One argument here is that you provide higher security for most users and then a less secure fallback for people with accessibili…
  • Thu, 13:13: RT @mjg59: A lot of security work is performed without understanding user needs, and this gets even worse when accessibility comes into pla…
  • Thu, 13:13: RT @NicholasPegg: Fond memories of the 1974 Jon Pertwee story in which Parliament moves to Yorkshire while London goes into lockdown becaus…
  • Thu, 13:13: RT @ayyy_vuh: In the 70s and 80s, my grandmother, a single mother working as a dental hygienist, raised 8 kids and put them all through col…
  • Thu, 13:14: RT @SebastianEPayne: The coronavirus blame game has begun🤵👨‍⚕️🧑‍🔬🔫 In this weekend’s @FTMag, our reporting team take you inside the circu…
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @matthewhughes: If you guessed this would end up being about blockchain, you were right. https://t.co/9FekWs6hij
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @transscribe: If you’re trans and you’ve recently been denied insurance coverage for your hormones or other transition-related care afte…
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @mjg59: The hardest part of providing account recovery is verifying that you're dealing with the actual user, and the more personal info…
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @BethRigby: Julian Lewis statement via PA 1/ PM doesn’t get to pick ISC chair 2/ He did not give undertaking to support Grayling 3/ Gi…
  • Thu, 13:16: RT @holly: Alright who had "reference to ancient philosophers" on their Twitter Bitcoin Comment bingo https://t.co/n3pnFlKCJi
  • Thu, 13:16: RT @RailwayMuseum: Asquith Xavier successfully lobbied to remove a colour bar at Euston Station, which barred Black people from customer-fa…
  • Thu, 13:17: RT @BLT19Project: SHORT STORY WRITER? 12-18 YEARS OLD? WANT TO BE PUBLISHED? Head over to https://t.co/fzRDVisN32 Submission opens 27 J…
  • Thu, 13:17: RT @matthewhughes: New drinking game for today: Take a shot whenever someone emails you with comment on the Twitter bitcoin hack. First p…
  • Thu, 13:17: RT @adampayne26: Michael Gove confirms that the government has identified five sites in Kent where it intends to build new infrastructure t…
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @shaun_vids: the first 'are robots people' legal debate will be when someone shoots a police robot & the police charge them with murder
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @Otto_English: Leave the EU and trade with China! Leave the EU and trade with China! Leave the EU and trade with China! China threate…
  • Thu, 13:21: RT @Edward_Enninful: Today I was racially profiled by a security guard whilst entering my work place. As I entered, I was instructed to use…
  • Thu, 13:24: RT @garius: @Fgh22Gill @drewsparkley @Al__S But the people affected by the absolute horror that has been the last few Tory governments, don…
  • Thu, 13:26: RT @Pinboard: Turns out having an unregulated cartoon crime currency and policy conducted by planetary internet chatroom had some easily fo…
  • Thu, 13:26: RT @jimwaterson: York is so short on big venues that Shed Seven play their homecoming gigs in Leeds. So a temporary parliament is either go…
  • Thu, 13:27: RT @Pinboard: I am loving this catty Washington Post article about European countries that have the pandemic under control not wanting to t…
  • Thu, 13:28: RT @JKBartsHeart: Ah McKinsey, the oracle of foresight & long term planning https://t.co/JA9DqSFP1V
  • Thu, 13:31: RT @MarcoDalPino: Notification of upcoming changes to Azure Time Series Insights web experience URL https://t.co/o3u94VL2Cw #MSFTAdvocate
  • Thu, 13:31: RT @WaltLightShed: The @FCC fixed broadband speed benchmark for purposes of conducting their section 706 inquiry is 25 Mbps down and 3 Mbps…
  • Thu, 13:32: RT @desusnice: this is my cousin sarah. any story i have about birmingham uk involved her. she taught me to run from the referee in fifa 94…
  • Thu, 13:32: RT @camillefrancois: 👇🏼 Proud that our team was able to expose this activity AHEAD of the 2019 UK election, collaborate with platforms to t…
  • Thu, 13:32: RT @DavidJBianco: If you're surprised in any way about all the people telling Twitter what they "should have done" to prevent this, you pro…
  • Thu, 13:33: RT @icatlow1: Today's Schrems II ECJ judgment has an impact on Brexit and whether the EU assesses the UK data protection regime as adequate…
  • Thu, 13:33: RT @steveranger: Sewers have been used as conduits for broadband cables for a while. But now those same cables are being used to turn Londo…
  • Thu, 13:34: RT @cstross: Clown car government. Crash! Wheels come off. Bang! Passengers assault driver and engine explodes. Whee! Russian report comes…
  • Thu, 13:35: RT @POTUS_15: Parents with an education realize that remote learning is the only viable method to keep their children safe. “Are they setti…
  • Thu, 13:35: RT @PrivacyMatters: This is a breach of PECRs (& GDPR). There are other serious matters arising too. If only we had a regulator that hadn…
  • Thu, 13:36: RT @AndHammarskjold: Wohoo! Secondary DNS support for iPXE is pushed (Less changes for 'it was DNS' issues)
  • Thu, 13:37: RT @Okeating: "Actually, the tick is white." https://t.co/XaxciMjkCd
  • Thu, 13:37: RT @SholaMos1: Remember in December when I was racially profiled as a cleaner and told to enter the building from the back? I was there to…
  • Thu, 13:38: RT @kerrywashington: Black Lives Matter turns 7 years old today. To celebrate it would be amazing if #BreonnaTaylor’s killers were arrested…
  • Thu, 13:38: RT @StevenBrust: There are many things that could never happen here that are happening here.
  • Thu, 13:38: RT @bry_campbell: I know its not fashionable or whatever, but i feel terrible for the people security at Twitter, being owned is one of the…
  • Thu, 13:39: RT @SebastianEPayne: NEW: Government says Russia tried to interfere in last UK general election. @DominicRaab: "it is almost certain that…
  • Thu, 15:39: RT @AP: Britain, the U.S. and Canada say Russia is trying to steal information from researchers seeking a COVID-19 vaccine. The three natio…
  • Thu, 15:40: RT @AliceOllstein: Hawaii was one of very few positive exceptions to the rule in our recent "contact tracing is in tatters" piece. This is…
  • Thu, 15:41: RT @EricaJoy: friends, user impersonation tooling is not uncommon. it's often how support agents at tech companies troubleshoot accounts. h…
  • Thu, 16:03: RT @NaupliusTrevor: @nfconnon I wish you could associate a Comm site with an MSFT Team or Yammer community -- double the perms isn't fun, b…
  • Thu, 16:10: if employees are unhappy enough with the CEO to tell journalists about CEO bad behaviour, the problem the CEO has i… https://t.co/1xf32VputV
  • Thu, 16:10: RT @slhintze: DOC plans to continue to administer Shield despite Schrems II, nice to know, but many companies will not take risk of FTC enf…
  • Thu, 16:12: RT @krmarko: Today's spam filtering tip: Any email with the word "Twitter" in the subject or body. #SecurityHucksters
  • Thu, 16:12: RT @garius: Holy Shit where has the 'Better TweetDeck' chrome plugin been all my life. It's sorted out all the tiny announces Twitter have…
  • Thu, 16:13: RT @carmatrocity: It's important to continue communication rituals in video chat. Greetings, goodbyes, the small chit-chat while we wait fo…
  • Thu, 16:13: RT @mark_riedl: It finally happened… my Weird A.I. Yankovic song parody generator (https://t.co/ybRfUjvKSj) triggered Twitter’s DMCA takedo…
  • Thu, 16:13: RT @mark_riedl: Clarification: it was not an algorithmic triggered takedown, the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry sent…
  • Thu, 16:14: RT @MSEdgeDev: 🔦Feature spotlight 🔦 If you try to open a link that needs work credentials, Automatic Profile Switching will *gasp* automati…
  • Thu, 16:14: RT @PaulBrandITV: EXCLUSIVE: Poll shows majority of people want gay 'conversion therapy' banned, as pressure grows on govt to deliver its p…
  • Thu, 16:14: RT @markmorow: Another reminder for people to check out this sweet script we have to help you with @azuread MFA. https://t.co/aLW0PA8fiO It…
  • Thu, 16:15: RT @WinObs: Did you notice that #EdgeDev channel is back to getting updates? Build 85.0.564.8 was released yesterday and is now available.…
  • Thu, 16:17: RT @lapcatsoftware: Oh my god, letting websites secretly prevent your screensaver is one of the most horrible ideas ever. Please never bri…
  • Thu, 16:19: if it can ONLY be triggered by user action this is a useful API: have the screen not time out while I'm cooking or… https://t.co/0qTimswdFt
  • Thu, 17:26: RT @charlesfitz: @marypcbuk Oracle trying to keep any and all database users, but that seems transitory at best if they lose the app to Azu…
  • Thu, 17:30: RT @Natanael_L: So far 1 taker, but they left their takes unclaimed, so here are the first two on a first come first serve basis (disclaime…
  • Thu, 17:35: is Ikea suggesting that you spark joy by buying a new cushion subverting or grokking the whole Marie Kondo thing? https://t.co/ol7qpOjE0X
  • Thu, 18:55: RT @Outlook: Get more control over meeting invites. You can easily access details, see related messages, attendee list—and even add an onli…
  • Thu, 18:56: RT @doctor_oxford: Today @MattHancock tried to claim lockdown was imposed on 16th March. That is a lie. We had to wait until the 23rd. Do…
  • Thu, 18:57: RT @AnthonySalcito: For Microsoft leader @JessicAccess, every disruption brings the opportunity for innovation. With many organizations loo…
  • Thu, 18:57: RT @BarristerSecret: This is misleading, self-serving waffle, by an MP who not only has no respect for the separation of powers, but has cl…
  • Thu, 18:57: RT @ProMikeBaz: If you've been looking at the #Azure #IoT Developer (AZ-220) certification exam, you might be interested in knowing that th…
  • Thu, 18:57: RT @tiagocostapt: 📢 Azure UPDATE 📢 Running SD-WAN virtual appliances natively in Azure Virtual WAN #Azure https://t.co/HFe3XxRXTG
  • Thu, 19:00: research, think, write� https://t.co/YYF41ghDR3
  • Thu, 19:02: RT @mordkhetzvi: this happened to me when I was presenting at a Limmud overseas, in spite of having on a large badge that said PRESENTER ht…
  • Thu, 19:03: RT @rakyll: Inclusivity problems in tech has a lot to do with titles. You won't be invited to a cross-team strategy meeting if you are off…
  • Thu, 19:03: RT @rakyll: Titles matter. 10 years ago, when I was junior, I didn’t go for promo for a while. I accumulated more leadership over time. My…
  • Thu, 19:06: RT @zoyander: Today I released the first playable preview of a large series of interactive portraits of UK #trans and #nonbinary people, on…
  • Thu, 19:09: RT @SeanWrightSec: @johnjhacking I judge organisations on how they respond to attacks, not because they got hacked (it’s unfortunately a re…
  • Thu, 19:10: RT @ScottCate: Today @Azure announced the availability of a Data Factory connector support for Delta Lake and Excel. Transform, update, up…
  • Thu, 19:14: preview for Windows Insiders (build 20150 and later)� https://t.co/wktOq5ksqZ
  • Thu, 19:16: RT @ManoMarks: @rakyll I think people like me, white men in middle age, particularly can get away with the "titles don't matter" and still…
  • Thu, 19:17: RT @mrjamesob: If you're a Conservative backbencher and you really think this Russia stuff would have come out today if Grayling *had* been…
  • Thu, 19:17: RT @MSFTResearch: The Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship has supported hundreds of fellows over the last two decades. The program funds tuit…
  • Thu, 19:18: RT @DominicPettman: This morning, the young barista woman told me that a customer came in with a mask, but not wearing it. When she asked t…
  • Thu, 19:20: RT @pmdfoster: Today the UK govt publishes a UK internal market White Paper that extols the virtues of 'frictionless trade' and free moveme…
  • Thu, 21:03: RT @Pinboard: I've come to believe much of the debate on end-to-end encryption misses the point. The problem isn't people listening in as y…
  • Thu, 21:04: this is also whether you care about whether your encryption will become crackable in 10-20 years time https://t.co/IL5bmFoIBP
  • Thu, 21:06: the telepresence technologies that didn't take off because IRL was so much richer have a chance when IRL means In R… https://t.co/kzYlwIt7jv
  • Thu, 21:07: RT @MSFTResearch: 1/2 #AskYoshua Current neural networks are mostly good at system 1 abilities of humans but not so great at some of the sy…
  • Thu, 21:07: RT @MSFTResearch: 2/2 #AskYoshua Linguists have been noting in particular how humans are good at systematic generalization compared to curr…
  • Thu, 21:11: RT @TwitterSupport: We have no evidence that attackers accessed passwords. Currently, we don’t believe resetting your password is necessary.
  • Thu, 21:11: RT @TwitterSupport: Out of an abundance of caution, and as part of our incident response yesterday to protect people’s security, we took th…
  • Thu, 21:11: RT @TwitterSupport: As part of the additional security measures we’ve taken, you may not have been able to reset your password. Other than…
  • Thu, 21:11: RT @TwitterSupport: If your account was locked, this does not necessarily mean we have evidence that the account was compromised or accesse…
  • Thu, 21:13: RT @xenadu02: My team is currently looking for a mid or senior engineer with some low-level exp on Apple platforms. Have you read (and half…
  • Thu, 21:13: RT @JenMsft: #WindowsInsiders We have some more user research sessions coming up if you want to chat with the engineering teams about your…
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