Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Thu, 13:07: RT @jeffhollan: Love that when installing git on windows it gave me the option to use `main` as the default branch for new repos
  • Thu, 13:07: RT @Ciaraioch: It's depressing how frequently pain for women and girls is shrugged off or dismissed as normal, or to be expected, by medica…
  • Thu, 13:10: RT @cmeik: who needs fuckedcompany to come back when you've got hacker news and twitter
  • Thu, 13:11: RT @UnlikelyWorlds: That's some great forensics. https://t.co/rHScXC4ulz
  • Thu, 13:11: RT @garius: Yup. The real battle London has on its hands right now is that Boris Johnson is Poundshop Thatcher. She abolished the GLC the…
  • Thu, 13:14: RT @nigelwUK: Which is why they say that teaching critical race theory in schools is illegal, and why they threaten to withhold funding fro…
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @EmporersNewC: Lost trade = Lost Opportunities = Lost Jobs. 🇬🇧 https://t.co/T0ya9ord9h
  • Thu, 13:16: RT @garius: I think what the current, desicated shell of the Tory Party have learned from Shaun Bailey's Mayoral run has been that if you t…
  • Thu, 13:16: RT @katebevan: Solidarity and love to my Jewish friends and the entire community today, whose safety should have been at the heart of Labou…
  • Thu, 13:18: What does Metcalfe do these days? He doesn't run Pret any more so which customers is he happy to sacrifice? https://t.co/OqQDWkPddj
  • Thu, 13:19: RT @garius: Yup. So TfL said to Herts/the DfT: "Hey, you know that Met Line extension Boris signed us up for? Do you want to pay the diffe…
  • Thu, 13:20: RT @garius: Honestly. Can we just fast forward to the bit where someone drops a cow onto his boat during a Thames cruise? https://t.co/4kuT
  • Thu, 13:20: RT @ScottWesterfeld: I feel like the people who think Covid is a hoax aren't giving us hoaxers enough credit for our COMMITMENT. With most…
  • Thu, 13:20: RT @Pret: We are aware of Julian Metcalfe’s comments this morning, but he has not run the business for over ten years and we do not agree w…
  • Thu, 13:22: RT @chrischirp: It's been a whole day, but this tweet has aged well. Seriously, the latest REACT study findings are pretty horrifying. W…
  • Thu, 13:22: RT @garius: NARRATOR: Watford's in Hertfordshire. https://t.co/4kuTjTLvIL
  • Thu, 13:23: RT @orbitbooks: Orbit LIVE event TONIGHT! Join @cstross and @LongLukeArnold as they lead an investigation into magical creatures, heists a…
  • Thu, 13:25: RT @MatthewOToole2: Frst ministers attend JMCs, but never report back to the Assembly or public on what it is actually being done to prepar…
  • Thu, 14:42: RT @doctorow: They argued that RIAA enforcers violated 1201 by "decrypting" them. This was quickly dismissed by courts, putting a floor und…
  • Thu, 14:45: I was donating an old Windows tablet that was still running Windows 8 (I love how a PC that hasn't been turned on in 8 years still comes out of hibernation with apps open and running) & looking back, it was such a very different way of working - but it all came back to me quickly
  • Thu, 15:11: RT @J_A_Hillman: US again puts WTO in unchartered waters. Normally, candidate w/o majority/likely consensus support steps down but this did…
  • Thu, 15:12: RT @EmmandJDeSouza: I recently had to tell someone from a unionist background, who had renounced their British citizenship in order to keep…
  • Thu, 15:18: RT @robinberjon: I’m hearing rumours that if governments keep trying to enforce antitrust and privacy laws, Google threatens to continue to…
  • Thu, 15:19: RT @__INSA__: Imagine telling your autistic staff member that you wished they’d disclosed in hiring because it would have impacted on the o…
  • Thu, 15:22: RT @Ettin64: CYBERPUNK AUTHOR, NODDING WISELY: When man meets machine, what happens to their identity? Are they still a person, as we under…
  • Thu, 15:23: RT @_ElizabethMay: listen i am just a girl standing here asking why tf you'd send the important documents in the post and not the copies ht…
  • Thu, 15:25: RT @NerdPyle: I mean now it starts in 50 minutes. Maybe I should say it starts at 9 pacific
  • Thu, 15:25: RT @stephenrwalli: "Often exemplified by CEO Sheryl Sandberg’s book Lean In, corporate feminism emphasizes the ingenuity required for indiv…
  • Thu, 15:27: the serverless AMA and the Windows Server mini-conf start at the same time which is IRONY at its best ;)� https://t.co/rVlWIOt6ww
  • Thu, 15:29: this one week every year the way I can have multiple times in the Windows clock and the Outlook calendar is even more important� https://t.co/Ci2RhNChZf https://t.co/SxU0PEhBkK
  • Thu, 15:32: RT @mood_adrift: "potential concerns" https://t.co/rg9Wy5HLIo
  • Thu, 15:33: RT @s_lapointe: I know it's a work in progress, but just want to take a moment to congrats @adotfrank @bmoore_msft @satya_vel and their tea…
  • Thu, 15:33: RT @v3rtig0: Can't stress this enough. If your backups are on the same network as your corporate systems, they're just as "at risk" as all…
  • Thu, 15:34: RT @RavivTamir: The new Vulnerable devices report in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint provides insights into the organization’s vulnerable…
  • Thu, 15:37: RT @MSFTImagine: Learn how to create a language translator app using #Azure Cognitive Services – did we also mention no device required? 👀…
  • Thu, 15:39: RT @PrivacyMatters: "the EDPS strongly encourages EUIs to avoid processing activities that involve transfers of personal data to the United…
  • Thu, 15:40: RT @mistertodd: I spent two weeks in one of these "camps" when I came back. It was a four star hotel with full service, the staff were grea…
  • Thu, 15:40: RT @zackwhittaker: New: True, a social networking app that promises to "protect your privacy," left user data exposed to the public interne…
  • Thu, 15:42: RT @JolyonMaugham: I am winding down my paid private practice to focus purely on public interest work and resigned from Chambers some weeks…
  • Thu, 15:42: RT @JolyonMaugham: The dormant company, EA Chiverton Limited, repeatedly refused to say who is funding the (considerable) costs of that lit…
  • Thu, 15:42: RT @JolyonMaugham: In October last year, after I won the Prorogation case and whilst I was litigating the Benn Act case, a dormant company…
  • Thu, 15:43: RT @cpuguy83: If you are an ISV worried about how you will deliver your container images after Docker's rate limiting goes into effect on N…
  • Thu, 15:45: RT @BradSmi: More than 12M Americans are unemployed. @LinkedIn is building on our joint skills initiative to help – with new products and r…
  • Thu, 15:47: RT @campbellclaret: Might be an idea for Tory nodding dog MPs to pipe down about @Keir_Starmer leadership on anti-Semitism until @BorisJohn
  • Thu, 15:47: RT @davidbrunelle: The iOS engineering team at @Starbucks is hiring a lead engineer. If you have questions, shoot them my way. If I can't a…
  • Thu, 15:48: RT @Rainmaker1973: Why are some languages spoken faster than others? New research suggests that different tongues, regardless of speed, tra…
  • Thu, 15:49: RT @QuinnyPig: Sorry, I’ve been on paternity leave, we’re going to let @awscloud Marketing do what now?! https://t.co/BRxF0Nf3Gq
  • Thu, 15:51: RT @katebevan: I can't tell if this is deliberately obtuse or actually totally ignorant of how magazine shoots work. Either way, those clot…
  • Thu, 15:53: RT @sbisson: You are being watched. The government has a secret system: a machine that spies on you every hour of every day. I know, becaus…
  • Thu, 15:53: RT @z3dster: Phishing != hacking Social Engineering can be part of a hack, but I wouldn't consider it hacking in and of itself https://t.…
  • Thu, 15:56: RT @MSFT_Military: To help demystify the switch from military service to a tech career, we asked for MSSA graduates' advice based on their…
  • Thu, 15:56: RT @abbyfuller: If you work in tech and you think bias and discrimination don’t exist just because they’re not affecting you, that doesn’t…
  • Thu, 15:56: RT @donmoyn: Senator Marsha Blackburn: Cancel culture is an absolute scourge. We must defeat it. Also Senator Marsha Blackburn: Hey Mr. CEO…
  • Thu, 15:57: RT @SuperBahl: This morning I couldn’t help myself from taking a trip back in memory lane, it was precisely 12 years ago, on Oct. 29, 2008…
  • Thu, 16:00: RT @MissAmyTobey: learned helplessness is present in most software organizations and the beatings will continue until leadership gets its s…
  • Thu, 16:00: RT @vesajuvonen: New version of the #MicrosoftTeams Toolkit for Visual Studio Code (v1.1.0) is now available. The Microsoft Teams Toolkit e…
  • Thu, 16:01: RT @bradygaster: today I worked with @timheuer and @vijayrkn on what I think is the coolest thing i've seen them and their team build. righ…
  • Thu, 16:18: I get that not every organization can upgrade servers quickly but I'm kind of crying at the fact @WSV_GUY needs to be telling people about what's new in *Windows Server 2016* for domain controllers in *2020* because they're still on older versions https://t.co/yFB872kSD5
  • Thu, 16:27: RT @unixterminal: I get so many alerts on GitHub I miss things. But good news is all outstanding Awesome-WSL and Awesome-UNIX PRs have been…
  • Thu, 16:28: RT @KayceeSue: Thank you so much to everyone that watched the https://t.co/VCrr1Rd8f6 this morning! It was a blast to be behind the scenes.…
  • Thu, 16:30: RT @nkjemisin: Said to my therapist this morning that I can't plan anything, bc the next few weeks are a singularity of possibilities that…
  • Thu, 16:30: RT @Pete_Brown: When you're in a multi-hour meeting and then start getting Github notifications from other people on the team who are also…
  • Thu, 16:30: groundhog day again already?� https://t.co/sUPfMBbbHQ
  • Thu, 16:32: RT @cstross: Thread. UK currently experiencing 23,000 new cases/day, up 10% since last week. If you’re not terrified, you should be: you mi…
  • Thu, 16:32: RT @karaswisher: It’s like Coca-Cola Lite except less refreshing and bad for democracy. https://t.co/Fuckbz4bVp
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @CREMicrosoft: Not only do we focus on increasing opportunities for people with disabilities to be more integrated in their communities…
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @CREMicrosoft: During this time of working remotely and digital workspaces, it is imperative we be good allies for our colleagues and te…
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @lizthegrey: for me, it made it pretty clear that if I was going to take the heat anyways, I may as well _publicly_ discuss working cond…
  • Thu, 17:02: RT @pigol1: @AWSSupport Did some debugging from the Chrome tools - it's a bug in the Javascript that adds the cost of instances twice if yo…
  • Thu, 17:02: RT @NerdPyle: Live now. We'll be answering questions for the next 3 hours, plus @WSV_GUY & I will close things out with the last session, c…
  • Thu, 17:06: RT @JamesSACorey: 9/11 kills 3,000 people, and we spend the next two decades, thousands of lives, and many billions of dollars attacking th…
  • Thu, 17:08: RT @gauravseth: Announces from team this week touch almost every part of what we work on everyday to empower devs 📢 WebView2 GA: https://t.…
  • Thu, 17:09: RT @igrigorik: Quiz: what fraction of user navigations fail or are abandoned due to transient network or performance failures for your site…
  • Thu, 17:09: RT @GossiTheDog: One of the first things human operated ransomware folks do after getting domain admin is use tools like ADFind to search f…
  • Thu, 17:11: RT @turinginst: #TuringBlog: Using #AI to rewire our response to breast cancer Written to coincide with #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth Turing…
  • Thu, 17:12: RT @thebookofdoodle: TFW when you run the largest DL at Microsoft and you reach the physical limits of Exchange (for the second time).
  • Thu, 17:15: RT @jwangARK: With the Mac going 100% to ARM and Microsoft ramping Windows on ARM, the developer PC could go through its first major re-pla…
  • Thu, 17:18: RT @tanurai: I am looking for researchers who are looking into the effect on autistic students of the use of ambiguous language and open en…
  • Thu, 17:19: RT @meliarobin: This was a first for me. https://t.co/kg3lmA4Ch4
  • Thu, 17:19: RT @meliarobin: I've spent the last month reporting on Coinbase, so this was an especially interesting case study in a company doing the op…
  • Thu, 17:19: RT @meliarobin: And even employees who disagreed with sending the email told me they're happier than ever to work at Expensify. https://t.c…
  • Thu, 17:19: RT @meliarobin: The worst of the damage could still be to come as customers look for other vendors. Two Expensify competitors tell me sales…
  • Thu, 17:19: RT @meliarobin: My favorite nugget from reporting this story: After customer success was deluged with negative, sometimes abusive, comments…
  • Thu, 17:21: the assumption that the browser is the obvious place to shove Microsoft's curated news into your face is annoying because when you turn these features off, that setting doesn't sync to new PCs� https://t.co/zAi5nFcfUl
  • Thu, 17:48: RT @MicrosoftIoT: We are excited to share that Gartner has positioned Microsoft as a Leader in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT P…
  • Thu, 17:48: RT @mattpodwysocki: I’d love to see Software Transactional Memory become more mainstream and it looks like Ruby might lead the way? https:/…
  • Thu, 17:48: RT @SylviaBautovic: Fortune just named Microsoft's own Toni Townes-Whitley as one of the executives to watch for next year's Most Powerful…
  • Thu, 17:48: RT @AdoraNwodo: I think about this when I’m invited to speak at some conferences. Like do you really like my brand or am I just helping you…
  • Thu, 17:49: RT @StevenShorrock: Introducing the Just Culture Manifesto, including 5 commitments More information on each here: https://t.co/eLmXxxtbB
  • Thu, 17:49: RT @shonadelie: Some personal news: 4 years ago I tried on @HoloLens for the first time and was amazed at the power of #MixedReality. After…
  • Thu, 17:50: RT @catthekin: Facebook charges less for ads that get more engagement. The more controversial, emotional or fear-inducing the ad, the less…
  • Thu, 17:50: RT @nakashimae: Hospitals being hit in coordinated, targeted ransomware attack from Russian-speaking criminals. Same group, analysts say, t…
  • Thu, 17:50: RT @Anderson: EMS grew 27% in last quarter to 152M subscriptions. Thank you for your trust and confidence. Thank you for making Microsof…
  • Thu, 17:50: RT @Lee_Holmes: It's so cool that DateTime math in PowerShell and .NET is aware of DST time changes. Here's seeing how "early" meeting time…
  • Thu, 17:50: RT @Lee_Holmes: Oooh, this one is even cooler with the TimeZoneInfo class. https://t.co/cJycu08db2
  • Thu, 18:02: AKS on Azure Stack HCI has its first update https://t.co/g7ZYsDJM7g
  • Thu, 18:02: RT @ActiveNick: PRO-LIFE: - Affordable non-discriminatory healthcare for all. - Ending systemic racism in police forces which repeatedly ki…
  • Thu, 18:03: RT @mc2hampion: @soMelanieSaid The less fun and more horrifying thing is that many meaty, complicated problems are the side effects of prev…
  • Thu, 18:07: RT @DavidHenigUK: Keeping a close eye on the number of tractor protests about UK trade policy... meanwhile the government continues negotia…
  • Thu, 18:09: RT @KieranSnyder: I'm excited to share the broad availability of Textio for Employer Brand! Now you can use @textio for all aspects of your…
  • Thu, 18:22: RT @adotfrank: Template Specs are still technically in private preview, but the APIs are now public and the PS and CLI commands are in the…
  • Thu, 18:25: RT @WorkWombatman: Insiders our plan today is we are pushing the Delta ring its first 2011 build and Omega will get a 2010QFE build at 2.00…
  • Thu, 18:25: RT @WorkWombatman: @TheRichWoods Quick Fix Engineering - in theory it is a bug fix only release as opposed to a feature release with bug fi…
  • Thu, 18:27: RT @xboxinsider: Delta #XboxInsiders can expect their first 2011 update (2011.201027-0000) starting today at 2:00 p.m. PT. The blog linked…
  • Thu, 18:37: RT @mcclure111: Our game engine project, 24 hours ago: AMD is crap and doesn't follow the OpenGL spec correctly, so our software breaks.…
  • Thu, 18:38: American influence where everything has a c even the verb *but not on the BBC* https://t.co/vKWAFgS1GB
  • Thu, 18:48: yes, Virginia, there will be a new Windows Server next year https://t.co/KaeXgC7dAu
  • Thu, 18:55: RT @OfficeInsider: #OfficeInsiders on Windows Current Channel (Preview), you too can now use Dark mode in Office. Just select the Dark them…
  • Thu, 18:55: RT @ClintRutkas: Just released #PowerToys 0.25. We did our first pass at localizing to 17 languages and big accessibility improvements. htt…
  • Thu, 18:57: RT @BradSmi: A healthy business requires a healthy community – and a healthy community must have housing within the financial reach of ever…
  • Fri, 03:00: RT @MikeIsaac: Biden campaign not happy with Facebook right now https://t.co/U96j8WHnN9
  • Fri, 03:01: RT @sundress: My parent team in the US is looking for a senior Program Manager to take on the accessibility program for Chrome and Chrome O…
  • Fri, 03:07: RT @BootlegGirl: StackOverflow's leadership, on receiving survey results that say people overwhelmingly find the site toxic and scary and c…
  • Fri, 03:08: RT @jandreacola: Actively being exploited. Don't stop at just the patch, Must find those vulnerable connections to the Domain Controller in…
  • Fri, 03:09: RT @browniepoints: Microsoft offers a program called Leap which is a paid apprenticeship for non-traditional pathways into tech. There is a…
  • Fri, 03:10: RT @AlyssaM_InfoSec: It's only a single line of code that changed, let's just promote to prod. https://t.co/cTgpIwv0ug
  • Fri, 03:14: RT @BarnabyEdwards: It’s so hard to work out why the BBC would suddenly declare open war on LGBTQ Pride and Black Lives Matter. In comple…
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