Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Tue, 12:31: I spent the bank holiday sticking shells from past beachcombing days onto a mirror (open a window if you look at the photo for a long time, the glue is still off gassing!) https://t.co/tg73JDxGGZ
  • Tue, 12:35: RT @sbisson: Over at @techrepublic, I take a deeper look at the capabilities of Teams' Project POakdale low-code data platform, and when yo…
  • Tue, 12:35: RT @khconnell: Amazing work! Stardotter Mark Moxon has fully documented the original BBC Micro Elite source code. Everything you ever wante…
  • Tue, 12:36: RT @TechieLass: I often get asked about how much Azure Migrate actually costs to run and use within your environment, so I've put together…
  • Tue, 12:37: RT @1Br0wn: Breaking news! 🇬🇧 govt “will develop proposals for a legal framework to remove regulatory barriers which prevent the use of sec…
  • Tue, 12:39: RT @senykam: Thoughtful piece on my ‘Crypto for the People’ talk. As Rogaway says ‘The field does have these very strong political connecti…
  • Tue, 12:40: RT @MonidipaFouzder: When I picture the "world-class justice system" the Ministry of Justice often speaks of, Portakabins with running wate…
  • Tue, 12:41: RT @gcaughey: Big caution here! https://t.co/eJ4A0zkI8Z https://t.co/1RVZQvVXWC
  • Tue, 12:41: RT @brendandburns: Are you interested in helping shape the future of @Azure Resource Manager templates? Want to just geek out about config…
  • Tue, 12:43: RT @ElSandifer: The wonderful thing about tyggers Is tyggers are burning bright Their tops are made out of furnace Their bottoms are made…
  • Tue, 12:43: RT @jhcuz1993: Just a reminder that the reason comedy is predominantly left-wing atm is that good comedy punches up, not down. The target f…
  • Tue, 12:46: RT @LuiseFreese: Dude in DMs warned me to stop with #selfies or he'd unfollow I post a selfie now each day to encourage EVERY PERSON to #…
  • Tue, 12:46: RT @QualityFrog: When I wake up before the alarm goes off and try to quietly tell Alexa to cancel the pending alarm so that it will not dis…
  • Tue, 12:47: RT @EmmaKennedy: Casually googling the new DG of the BBC and discover he was he Deputy Chairman of the Hammersmith and Fulham Conservatives…
  • Tue, 12:48: RT @rupertg: News: Most people who die from Covid had other health conditions Wingnuts: SEE! THEY LIED! VIRUS DOESN'T KILL! News: Most peop…
  • Tue, 12:48: RT @DarthMaulRat: @LauraJaneGrace This hits far too close to home right now. https://t.co/FrR1AqY1YL
  • Tue, 12:48: RT @ctrlshifti: My employees have slowed downed productivity in the midst of a deadly pandemic and global political and economic crisis. Do…
  • Tue, 12:50: RT @npseaver: I think the interesting thing here is how it’s framed as protecting people who don’t want to see things (so “Content that Use…
  • Tue, 12:51: RT @davidallengreen: Pointing out lies and so on will not work when a sufficient number of voters do not mind being lied to And so the dau…
  • Tue, 12:51: RT @tinysubversions: Since Dec 2017, Twitter has not allowed you to pick your username during the signup process. Usernames like "jsmith123…
  • Tue, 12:51: RT @npseaver: Looks like FB released new “Recommendation Guidelines” yesterday (i.e. their policy for stuff that they will not recommend, w…
  • Tue, 12:53: RT @i_Lean: Thinking about the time that I said that I was distantly related to Marie Curie and a guy explained “It’s pronounced Mariah Car…
  • Tue, 12:55: RT @FondaJLee: If you contact an author to ask them to write for your anthology or publication, tell them what they will be paid. Don't mak…
  • Tue, 12:55: RT @joncstone: Every single person in Westminster has spent a decade talking about wanting to rebalance the economy away from central Londo…
  • Tue, 14:19: RT @lavietidhar: Enter Mario and Luigi. Mario: We can make it. Luigi: We can't. We have to wait. Mario: Wait for who? Luigi: The player. H…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @noodlefrenzy: Yay! Low mutational variance means a vaccine might work (better than flu) even if it doesn't last long per dose. As they…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @DanaJSimmons: My kid started Jr. High last week. He couldn't stop talking about how much he loved his History teacher. This afternoon w…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @DanaJSimmons: I should add that I told him how to game the @EdgenuityInc algorithm: write long answers, include lots of proper names, r…
  • Tue, 14:52: RT @mckinneytweets: A solicitor who got two of her clients pulled off a deportation flight at the last minute explains her devious tactics:…
  • Tue, 14:52: RT @josebiro: Remember: The lies are there to wear you down. They are there to confuse you. They are there to make it easier to give up. Ne…
  • Tue, 14:55: RT @meilin21: white flight attendant asked black woman to take off her mask & switch it out with another because it was “profane.” It said…
  • Tue, 14:58: RT @JeffHandley: We're finishing @dotnet 5.0 with 94% of netcoreapp APIs annotated for nullable reference types. We worked through hundreds…
  • Tue, 14:58: RT @garius: BERNARD: But the Prime Minister said... HUMPHREY: I know what he said, Bernard BERNARD: So the statistics exist? HUMPHREY: They…
  • Tue, 15:00: RT @ariezrawaldman: So important for us to acknowledge the unequal burdens borne in this pandemic. And frak those men who can’t/won’t under…
  • Tue, 15:01: RT @eastdakota: Don't tell anyone I told you, but anyone can now download the WARP client for #MacOS and #Windows for free: https://1.1.1.1…
  • Tue, 15:01: RT @BoumanMichel: Firstline Workers are the backbone of most businesses. Here are 5 Microsoft Teams business scenarios to empower first lin…
  • Tue, 15:02: RT @FD: There will be a full parliamentary inquiry into the Wirecard collapse - latest from @GuyChazan https://t.co/CSa8plnEqh
  • Tue, 15:03: RT @ASlavitt: The CDC said quarantining on interstate travel is no longer necessary. While I realize that drives a lot of tourism dollars,…
  • Tue, 15:05: RT @stephanbisser: [UPDATED] The code is now available in the #BotFramework Community repo for my @MicrosoftTeams messaging extensions powe…
  • Tue, 15:06: RT @peterjukes: This is alarming. The misinformation over lockdown and COVID-19 death reduction is spreading rapidly through the populatio…
  • Tue, 16:58: I was trying to be rude about blockchain and Twitter restricted my access; c'mon Twitter, being rude about blockchain is practically a proof that it's really me typing! https://t.co/p0j7a5uWyZ
  • Tue, 16:59: Scunthorpe problems as far as the eye can see https://t.co/NA0i3tQLtD
  • Tue, 17:07: RT @levi_mccormick: @killedbygoogle It's sad when I hear about products from Google that I might use from the press release saying it is be…
  • Tue, 17:10: RT @Scott_Helme: Happy "1 Year Certificates" Day! 🎉🎉🎉 From today, all new certificates issued by CAs can only be valid for a maximum of 39…
  • Tue, 17:11: RT @arungupta: Looking for an Engineering Leader in Apple Cloud Platform team. Remote to begin with but eventually based out of San Franci…
  • Tue, 17:11: RT @rjmedwed: ATTENTION NON-JEWS OF TWITTER: Here is a thread of super important Jewish days coming up that, if you are in charge of sched…
  • Tue, 17:13: I *aspire* to that many spatulas. Instead of socks, can spatulas please be the new swag?� https://t.co/MRTjSimuDr
  • Tue, 17:16: RT @inafried: The latest on the Apple/Google Covid-tracing technology: An "express" option that doesn't require each state or country to cr…
  • Tue, 17:18: RT @SamuelMarcLowe: As I may have suggested would happen (multiple times) UK is going to unilaterally recognise CE marking for a period of…
  • Tue, 17:20: Excel with a mailing list of developers and reviewers outside the US, and a browser open to a page that orders shipping slots� https://t.co/DKIGmvZFjr
  • Tue, 17:30: RT @mekkaokereke: Hiring managers and job seekers, almost every piece of follow up info on that "short stints considered harmful," thread i…
  • Tue, 17:30: RT @mekkaokereke: Her boss also was flying out of SFO, so she suggested that they carpool. As they were driving to the airport, her boss s…
  • Tue, 17:31: RT @mekkaokereke: She didn't freeze. 👍🏿 She sighed, and said, "Wow. This is so disappointing. I figured that as a supposedly senior exec,…
  • Tue, 17:31: RT @mekkaokereke: This was 7 months in. It became clear to her that this culture was toxic, she couldn't change it, and she would not find…
  • Tue, 17:32: RT @mekkaokereke: As a hiring manager at her new company, if you ask the question, "Why did you leave your last company?" what is she suppo…
  • Tue, 17:35: dual-screen 'phones' are the new laptops� https://t.co/QrcLa8jquX
  • Tue, 17:41: RT @lynngr: @fearthecowboy Canadian price is $2800. They will need to provide smelling salts with each purchase to revive fainting customers
  • Tue, 17:42: RT @daprdev: Join us tomorrow 9/1 @ 10am PST for the Dapr community call. We'll cover Dapr and Windows containers, Dapr performance (laten…
  • Tue, 17:43: RT @QuinnyPig: “Halt, traveler— I confront you with a DevOps riddle! My compatriot here and I are paired. One of us always lies, while the…
  • Tue, 17:50: Chrome will unload the 0.3% of ad iframes that use an egregious amount of CPU (>60 seconds/50% utilization over 30 seconds)� or network bandwidth (>4MB), must be fuzzed to avoid fingerprinting https://t.co/WUkkYgdoR8https://t.co/codd852szQ
  • Tue, 20:55: RT @JolyonMaugham: Lots of interest in the placing of PPE contracts with dormant companies (ie the below, today, for £43.8m). I see this as…
  • Tue, 20:55: RT @JolyonMaugham: Lots of examples, including putting contracts in the weakest entity in the group, in a Newco, establishing a new Holdco…
  • Tue, 20:55: RT @JolyonMaugham: Makes a lot of sense looked at through the eyes of the Group: if (like many of those Government has contracted with) you…
  • Tue, 20:56: RT @JolyonMaugham: It's pretty clear Government had no idea what it was spending £32m of our money on. And if what it got was unusable, wh…
  • Tue, 20:56: RT @Public_Citizen: Facebook, which refuses to restrict dishonest political ads, is expected to make $787,000,000 on political ads this ele…
  • Tue, 20:57: RT @DSASWLA: Florida Water is a super old-school “Eau de Toilette” cologne that has been made with the same recipe since the early 1800s an…
  • Tue, 20:58: RT @KlTTWEN: retweet strawberry kitty for good luck !! https://t.co/KsKdYWHztG
  • Tue, 20:58: RT @chetanp: Zoom's market cap today ($133B) is higher than Cisco's market cap in 2011 when Eric Yuan left Cisco to start Zoom. This is aft…
  • Tue, 20:59: RT @marylgray: and it doesn't have to be this way. Our economy is better served when all workers, no matter their employment classification…
  • Tue, 21:01: RT @b1g_damage: so fucked that the best explanation of commodity fetishism i've ever seen was written by the guy who voiced the t rex in to…
  • Tue, 21:14: RT @_jayphelps: Hadn't thought about this but it makes sense. The primary reason I've done confs in the past was to meet people IRL, see fr…
  • Tue, 21:14: RT @mjg59: This despite doors that have such an awareness of context they can work out that someone's about to call you back and decide not…
  • Tue, 21:16: RT @sarahshulist: This is *gutting*. He mentions downthread it should get the same attention as the protests tearing statues down. I think…
  • Tue, 21:17: RT @WellsLucasSanto: It suddenly got a lot cooler in the Bay Area, and you might be thinking we've finally made it into fall... but we're a…
  • Tue, 21:18: RT @pldrnt: Microsoft just disclosed at #fpl2020 a new hardware description language they use internally, called Sandpiper. What is it with…
  • Tue, 21:22: OOOOOOOOOOH; this will be the way Microsoft does the abstractions for using FPGA in Bing and Catapult and Project Brainwave in Azure; higher-level hardware programming than the usual Verilog. Doug Burger talking about it? OOOOOH� https://t.co/MzGQeEdzPD
  • Tue, 21:23: RT @AzUpdateShow: .@TechieLass shares how Azure Migrate: Server Assessment is free for the first 180 days and to leave the tool gathering t…
  • Tue, 21:23: RT @richturn_ms: @zacbowden Note - Microsoft also offers up to $700 off a Duo via it's trade-in program https://t.co/StOzJP58Zl
  • Tue, 21:24: RT @richturn_ms: @tanawts @BillieGoatin @SwiftOnSecurity Alternatively, PowerShell's built-in `Select-String` cmdlet is v. similar to grep…
  • Tue, 21:25: RT @github: GitHub Container Registry introduces easy sharing across organizations, fine-grained permissions, and free, anonymous downloads…
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