Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
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  • Fri, 12:58: RT @IanDunt: No-deal prep latest: "One of the things we talk about in these no-deal meetings concerns hauliers and their activities... ther…
  • Fri, 12:59: RT @MayorofLondon: At its centre will be 33 blossom trees - one for each borough. I hope that this public space will be a place for all Lon…
  • Fri, 12:59: RT @pimlicat: Brexit is stopping a British actor from playing a role as the heir to the British throne. You literally **couldn’t** make th…
  • Fri, 13:00: RT @alanbeattie: Nothing the EP likes more than being treated as a last-minute rubber stamp. Guaranteed goodwill towards Britain indefinite…
  • Fri, 13:00: RT @MarkXA: I'm not saying that Black Friday's a complete scam, but Black Friday's a complete scam. TL;DR 1% of products were cheapest on…
  • Fri, 13:02: RT @thosjleeper: “Thanks for dying as training data for the AI” is just the kind of dystopia I would expect from 2020. https://t.co/zpFRp1L
  • Fri, 13:03: RT @rupertg: Having slept on the BBC's FOI denial on the grounds that HR policy is exempt because it's journalism... 1. This weakens prote…
  • Fri, 13:05: RT @Himself132: If Brexit can’t be cancelled because it was in the manifesto, why can foreign aid, enshrined in law and the subject of anot…
  • Fri, 13:06: RT @jdportes: This is false, since @afneil also claimed we'd be fine without a trade deal with the US because we run a large surplus, which…
  • Fri, 13:06: RT @garius: In fact, new rule: Unless you were over 15 in 1940 and lived in a bombed city, you don't get to use the word 'we' in conjuncti…
  • Fri, 13:07: RT @garius: Most of this country's ENTIRE knowledge of the Blitz is drawn from watching Goodnight Sweetheart. https://t.co/mYt9qtejVT
  • Fri, 13:08: RT @unixterminal: ICYMI: Ubuntu now offers hardened LTS containers in Docker Hub with no per-user rate limits to build with. Library includ…
  • Fri, 13:09: RT @AndyBurnhamGM: Hard to take from a Government who ignored SAGE advice in SEPTEMBER for a national lockdown ... ... and then spent week…
  • Fri, 13:11: RT @film_girl: I can’t stop laughing at a Black Friday deal charging people 30% more than list price, like openly, and doing it as a deal.…
  • Fri, 13:14: RT @JolyonMaugham: Because Government Press Officers are claiming Ministers were exonerated by the National Audit Office report, let's take…
  • Fri, 14:40: RT @teroterotero: Finnish Covid epidemic began to grow rapidly 5 days after 90s punk nostalgia band Klamydia had a concert on a cruise line…
  • Fri, 14:42: RT @AliceAvizandum: Look, call me a liberal but one good idea Robert Peel had was that if you have a police force it’s not a class unto its…
  • Fri, 14:42: RT @jhagel: Researchers have achieved the first direct visualization of quantum dots in bilayer graphene, revealing the shape of the quantu…
  • Fri, 14:46: RT @MayorofLondon: I urge the Govt to stop this planned deportation next week. Many of these supposed “foreign criminals” have lived here s…
  • Fri, 14:51: RT @kmbannerman: Just in case any of y’all Thought Leader folk were considering a 2020 Year in Review .... I already wrote your post https:…
  • Fri, 14:51: RT @sahilkapur: The Pope publishes this op-ed in the New York Times, less than 24 hours after the 5-4 Supreme Court decision rejecting Covi…
  • Fri, 14:55: RT @thebeebs: Developer Advocate Interview Task: Here is a collapsible white backdrop, show me how you'd fold that up and put it back in it…
  • Fri, 14:59: RT @CDEIUK: NEW REPORT: Today we’ve published the final report of our review into #bias in #algorithmic #decisionmaking, in which we propos…
  • Fri, 15:13: I see the misunderstanding about Productivity Score in Endpoint Manager is still doing the rounds so I'm reupping my interview with @Anderson early this year introducing the feature, which is for tracking down what might be reducing worker productivity https://t.co/WB5kPVE8eo https://t.co/k7eAy0IQ7X
  • Fri, 15:44: RT @questauthority: This isn't even lawyering at the level of Akiva's analogy with the doctor who walks in, says he's going to take your te…
  • Fri, 15:58: RT @gsuberland: Ugh, no. Never blame the R&D engineers for product design issues. They aren't in charge of the budget or the schedule. They…
  • Fri, 16:02: at some point, software engineers may have to make hard decisions about the ethics of their employer & where they choose to work, & everyone in the industry needs to educate themselves about impacts on end users but there's a whole chain of responsibility� https://t.co/e0LCN4GKDd
  • Fri, 16:07: RT @sbisson: With a new web camera and Microsoft's 4K wireless display I've made myself a comfy place to watch conferences and take meeting…
  • Fri, 16:07: RT @ScottBilleck: Just a tremendous editorial cartoon in the ⁦@WinnipegNews⁩ today. https://t.co/Bz6tJaMb46
  • Fri, 16:07: RT @_AlexGraf: Who said Windows wouldn't run well on #AppleSilicon? It's pretty snappy here 😁. #QEMU patches for reference: https://t.co/qL
  • Fri, 16:08: RT @_AlexGraf: @xKajzerPiterek It's native ARM 😉. Running the Windows ARM64 Insider Preview virtualized through Hypervisor.framework. No em…
  • Fri, 16:09: I always say that Excel macros were the first low-code solution but things have moved on a bit; for one thing, organizational governance is a lot easier� https://t.co/diaTQOLs0g
  • Fri, 16:09: RT @GeorgePeretzQC: This an incoherent and, frankly, silly way of thinking about the issues here. All treaties - all contracts - involve a…
  • Fri, 16:10: RT @BuckWoodyMSFT: Just to let you know how good people are at statistical estimation: A shocking amount of people buy lottery tickets thi…
  • Fri, 16:11: yep; the UK government actually wants no deal for 4D chess 'my plans for the economy go to another school, you wouldn't know them' reasons� https://t.co/Mmi3qC0PIO
  • Fri, 16:23: RT @Eyeswideopen69: A friend in Brussels tells me Barnier's team has an "idiot wall" where they pin up all the preposterous demands from We…
  • Fri, 16:27: as the UK government derides EU negotiation suggestions, take a look back at years of debunked lies - many of them from Boris Johnson's 'journalism' - about things the EU was never banning https://t.co/ygsSafhsau
  • Fri, 17:34: I get to write about cool, geeky technology and think about neat new tech a lot, but such a lot of my journalism ends up being putting that in the context of what's useful and practical in the real world
  • Fri, 17:38: RT @nathanielpopper: NEW: Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has long styled himself as a Silicon Valley thought leader on management and culture…
  • Fri, 17:39: RT @nathanielpopper: In one period -- in late 18, early 19 -- almost all of the company’s Black employees left in a short period of time, w…
  • Fri, 17:39: RT @nathanielpopper: “Most people of color working in tech know that there’s a diversity problem. But I’ve never experienced anything like…
  • Fri, 17:39: RT @nathanielpopper: The company said this week that only three of the complaints went through official channels, but many Black employees…
  • Fri, 17:40: RT @SandboxBear: Omg, it feels good waking up after having found a memory bug by looking at code. The self doubt I had the last two weeks w…
  • Fri, 17:40: RT @pmdfoster: English farmers face losing half their EU-style subsidies by 2024 via @FT great scoop from ⁦@JudithREvans⁩ - a must-follow o…
  • Fri, 17:42: RT @MarcoDalPino: Loaded with Intel technologies, @hooboxrobotics’ Wheelie allows people to easily operate their wheelchairs using facial e…
  • Fri, 17:44: RT @MikeIsaac: I have nothing to do with this story and didn’t know we were even doing one that said, this attempt at a front-run is mindb…
  • Fri, 17:46: RT @codepo8: 🦮 We updated our “Building Accessible Websites” overview document and I am currently workin on more detailed content in that s…
  • Fri, 17:46: RT @terrajobst: In case you missed it, we're doing planning for .NET 6 in the open. However, please note that this site isn't meant to be a…
  • Fri, 17:46: RT @notdetails: Meetings are bad. Can making them worse make them better? https://t.co/JnQyqKKrfM
  • Fri, 17:48: RT @samilaiho: Ransomware Groups Break Promises, Leak Data Anyway https://t.co/EXyJTlI36Q
  • Fri, 17:49: RT @cons_owned: https://t.co/Dal9rzTZEC
  • Fri, 17:51: RT @PaisleyThomson: Meghan Markle won't see the all of the nasty shit you write about her but your friends who have experienced miscarriage…
  • Fri, 17:51: RT @brokenbottleboy: The Times here arguing that the BBC has failed to thoroughly respect the opinions of... let me just check my notes...…
  • Fri, 17:53: RT @EricaJoy: i love whoever wrote that her continued employment should not be considered “reassuring.” ✊🏾 https://t.co/9b5xemaA2G
  • Fri, 17:56: RT @jessfromonline: man i’ve never seen a better unintentional commentary on the direct integration of the legacy of real race science into…
  • Fri, 17:56: RT @DivineOps: @blowdart This is the random point in time when I tell you that there is an expression in Russian that says literally "to te…
  • Fri, 17:56: RT @MalwareJake: Buckle up folks, if you're looking for a fantastic example of the need for sound vulnerability management programs, read o…
  • Fri, 17:57: RT @MalwareJake: Good vulnerability management program managers have been fighting to get SCA and SBOM in place. They're most likely to be…
  • Fri, 17:57: RT @MalwareJake: But let's address the "CMS are okay, but Drupal is scary so we don't use it" crowd. Is the vulnerability *REALLY* in Drupa…
  • Fri, 17:59: RT @rachaelvenables: Wow. Only last month, Kingspan pulled the Grenfell insulation's fire safety test certs, admitting they were 'not repre…
  • Fri, 18:01: RT @k8em0: ... but the women who live there say it’s not at all a matriarchy - they say it’s the opposite. Wow, talk about women’s agency…
  • Fri, 18:01: RT @harikunzru: Last time Clapton weighed in on politics they had to start Rock Against Racism https://t.co/bI382R63oY
  • Fri, 18:03: RT @A_Silent_Child: Captions matter. A lot of people need captions. These can include, but are not limited to people who are/have: - Deaf…
  • Fri, 18:03: RT @Kevin_P11: Hi @hollyboothroyd_ ! I would like to give you a big thanks for your content here and on Instagram. After seeing some of you…
  • Fri, 18:05: RT @rasmus_kleis: "Facebook allowed several thousand adverts and posts that violated UK law, including some for dubious cures for Covid-19,…
  • Fri, 18:30: RT @nberlat: Back in 1976 Clapton went issued a full on KKK rant from stage, in which he said England should be for white people only and u…
  • Fri, 18:31: RT @seldo: I cannot imagine why they were worried this article would make them look bad, all they did was suggest that Black employees are…
  • Fri, 18:35: RT @BrandonLive: @IanColdwater Well actually Linux is to GNU/Linux as mansplaining is to GNU/mansplaining.
  • Fri, 18:43: RT @a_leesha1: No. Racism has increased "racial tension". https://t.co/FnECCYt7QH
  • Fri, 18:43: RT @jason_koebler: NEW: Thousands of Amazon workers in 12 countries are protesting on Black Friday, from garment manufacturers and call cen…
  • Sat, 01:06: The last time I had good bourbon was with @deviantollam and I got vair vair VAIR drunk and then sleepy; tonight we had the same bourbon and I am very sleepy. Need more data to prove correlation though
  • Sat, 01:10: And are you sure what you're changing it *into*? https://t.co/vi8oMvopfd
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Tags: #algorithmic, #applesilicon, #bias, #blackfriday, #boycottamazon, #brexit, #decisionmaking, #java, #makeamazonpay, #qemu, #xboxtip, twitter
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