Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

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  • Wed, 17:11: RT @QuinnyPig: Listening to Mai-Lan Tomsen Bukovec's Storage leadership session. EBS storage is now as low as 1.3¢ per GB/month, which is b…
  • Wed, 17:11: RT @QuinnyPig: I can opt for crappier CPU, less RAM, slow-and-cheap storage. But @awscloud forces me to take their awesome network, with i…
  • Wed, 17:11: RT @MikeSievert: 2020 has been filled with so many challenges, we want to help end this year by spreading kindness. Today through Dec. 4 us…
  • Wed, 17:12: RT @pjdecarlo: ATTN US Developers: If you complete the C# learning path in this Cloud Skills Challenge by Wednesday, December 9, you’ll be…
  • Wed, 17:15: RT @D_Jedamski: If you write code and depend on packages/libraries - your code is likely vulnerable. Make sure you are upgrading to the mos…
  • Wed, 17:16: RT @GuardianHeather: No doubt it was an entirely open and transparent recruitment process that resulted in former Tory and Ukip MP Douglas…
  • Wed, 17:17: RT @BarristerSecret: The language is carefully chosen. “It’s disappointing that people we are trying to deport are challenging the lawfuln…
  • Wed, 17:18: RT @D_Jedamski: People are working longer days than they were last year, primarily driven by shelter-in-place/work-from-home shift (details…
  • Wed, 17:18: RT @D_Jedamski: TypeScript 📈 🚀 https://t.co/2mYhEk7sw2
  • Wed, 17:18: RT @sturdyAlex: The same "sceptics" who have bleated against ANY public health measure - from masks to lockdown - because Covid19 is "only"…
  • Wed, 17:18: RT @francesweetman: There should be a rule that people aren't allowed to comment on thalidomide unless they can state, in detail, the chang…
  • Wed, 17:19: RT @mchmarny: That kitty in the tree eventual consistency cartoon on HN gave me lough this AM. @eric_brewer how about a CAP theorem one ;)…
  • Wed, 17:21: RT @GeorgePeretzQC: This, unfortunately, does not ring true and should be corrected. The UK regulations dealt with some of the regulatory c…
  • Wed, 17:21: RT @MicrosoftCreate: #mscreate is back and this round, we'll kick off #dataweek. We're going to talk everything data. 📊📈📉 Hear different pe…
  • Wed, 17:23: RT @sebnowozin: Advance deep learning research with us: We are hiring full time senior researchers in deep learning at Microsoft Research C…
  • Wed, 17:23: RT @StevePeers: In fact this document explicitly confirms that the UK approval of the vaccine is based on an exception in EU law. https://t…
  • Wed, 17:24: RT @jennwvaughan: We've recently learned that 2021 internships will be virtual. More info on that, including contact information for querie…
  • Wed, 17:24: RT @celso: You can now filter out automated traffic (bots, scripts, ...) from our trends data at Cloudflare Radar https://t.co/q2itqI65lE h…
  • Wed, 17:24: RT @OxfordDiplomat: COVID-19 vaccine: • It’s optional. Calm down. Your right to choose is still there. • Remember when you hated the rig…
  • Wed, 17:37: I was nearly late for a conference call today because one kitten was asleep between my knees and the other kitten wanted to sleep on my chest� https://t.co/uDrbehmVf1
  • Wed, 17:58: RT @TashasEv: Yeah, been a pretty tough time for Hugs-As-A-Service providers like myself...I miss hugs! https://t.co/s6qNF5coen
  • Wed, 18:07: my first ever code was on a model B; written in 8 evening sessions to draw the UK flag on screen� https://t.co/Uz4sUxuZXY
  • Wed, 18:08: RT @glitchliz: However, unions are for everyone. You deserve to be paid when you are sick and can't work. You deserve healthcare that works…
  • Wed, 18:09: RT @AbelSquidHead: I get asked ALL THE TIME, how does Microsoft do DevOps? How did they transform themselves from very waterfall to DevOps?…
  • Wed, 18:10: RT @QuinnyPig: Oof. This slide was followed by "now let's talk about @Nike." That's a bit on the nose. Maybe you just have oddly sized feet…
  • Wed, 18:11: RT @QuinnyPig: I'm still here, this talk is still in the "and this is why inventing the wheel was transformative to businesses like Ogg and…
  • Wed, 18:11: RT @QuinnyPig: I'm going to throw a flag on the play of referring to Aurora as "open source." #reinvent Yes, it's got a PostgreSQL interf…
  • Wed, 18:19: RT @TobiasSQL: @marypcbuk @QuinnyPig Makes total sense. We have a session that airs in about 15 minutes that gives you a bit more insight o…
  • Wed, 18:47: haven't seen this on our O365 tenant before; nice reminder that sending email out of hours can put pressure on the people you send mail to to work your hours rather than their https://t.co/WEpml976r2
  • Wed, 18:56: RT @QuinnyPig: No, the Ledger is for a bunch of super valuable use cases internally at AWS that they're apparently forbidden from articulat…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: So, Kubernetes is deprecating Docker support and you're either nervous or confused. That's okay! I would like to help y…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: From Kubernetes v1.20, you will receive a deprecation warning for Docker. After that, you will need to use a different…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: The thing we call Docker is actually an entire tech stack, which includes a thing called containerd as well as some oth…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: Kubernetes doesn't need all of that fancy UX stuff, though. It just needs the container runtime. Using Docker, the whol…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: This is because Docker isn't CRI (Container Runtime Interface) compliant. Dockershim allows us to get around that, but…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: Yes, you COULD just stay on an old version of Kubernetes. No, you absolutely should not, or else @IanColdwater will hau…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @Dixie3Flatline: BONUS TWEET: Yes, Kubernetes will still run images built by Docker! TL;DR not a whole lot will change for devs, those i…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @martinwoodward: My semi-annual reminder that @amandaksilver is far smarter than me. I still remember how skeptical I was when she was i…
  • Wed, 19:11: RT @laurenceb: @lizthegrey Queer workers know where we came from and what we have to lose. And the reason you see more of us in organizing…
  • Wed, 19:13: RT @terrajobst: The Windows store is an amazing idea, wrapped in an incredibly frustrating experience for everyone involved. A handwritten…
  • Wed, 19:15: RT @NerdPyle: If you're looking for the seemingly missing recordings of all the MS Ignite sessions from 2018 & 2019, they're here: https://…
  • Wed, 19:15: RT @AthertonKD: "In one instance, Facebook used this technology to catch a group of interns who said they were working from home but were a…
  • Wed, 19:16: RT @Azure: Last chance to register for the #Azure data and analytics digital event with @SatyaNadella. Don’t miss the CEO roundtable, new a…
  • Wed, 19:17: RT @MSFTResearch: Microsoft Research is seeking papers for Reinforcement Learning Day on January 14 on an array of topics related to RL: -…
  • Wed, 19:18: RT @Anne_Michels: Now available in #MicrosoftTeams - Updated layout for meetings on iOS We have improved the Teams experience on iOS devi…
  • Wed, 19:18: RT @PrivacyMatters: And in fact @Nextdoor_UK it’s something the @ICOnews ought to look at. The letter was sent via post and is made to appe…
  • Wed, 19:21: I predict *even more* Bing Rewards quizzes about esports � https://t.co/XJH0uOZ4kx
  • Wed, 19:21: RT @megbrownlawyer: Wondering about 5G and government!? Here’s a primer we did on regulatory and government issues like security, research…
  • Wed, 19:22: RT @ComputerHistory: "When we talk about technology, we need to remind people that not all technologies are new. How we interact with techn…
  • Wed, 19:22: RT @Anne_Michels: Now available in #MicrosoftTeams - Polls in Teams meetings. As meeting organizer or presenter, use polls before, during…
  • Wed, 20:00: RT @QuinnyPig: "One is for logs, one is for metrics" and that's why you have 15 observability tools in your app and 40 vendors all vying to…
  • Wed, 20:02: RT @axios: Several Supreme Court justices on Monday seemed to signal that they're interested in narrowing a landmark cybersecurity law that…
  • Wed, 20:04: tish boom� https://t.co/9sCFYl7YIe
  • Wed, 20:04: RT @Anne_Michels: Now available in #MicrosoftTeams - new Together mode scene selection. We are introducing new Together mode scene selecti…
  • Wed, 20:04: RT @tomhickling: Announcing the preview of #Azure #Monitor for #WindowsVirtualDesktop. This is great news as it will enable automatic deplo…
  • Wed, 20:05: RT @SylviaBautovic: Today, we have 60% recycled content in our packaging. Our goal is to provide 100% recyclable Surface devices and packag…
  • Wed, 20:05: RT @OpenAtMicrosoft: The #Java on Microsoft Azure team is looking for Java EE users to participate in a short cloud migration patterns surv…
  • Wed, 20:06: RT @monkchips: wait did @benioff just introduce Bentley as a sustainability story. that is the most salesforce thing ever. i am not buying…
  • Wed, 20:06: RT @monkchips: oh wait @LeahBMH is selling it. *now* i am buying it. 100% of Bentleys will be electric by 2030, and they're going to retr…
  • Wed, 20:06: RT @robpegoraro: Comcast likes to say its 1.2 TB data cap is a matter of fairness. Three users who have been exceeding that line told me th…
  • Wed, 20:07: RT @GrayInGlasgow: Here’s a concise version: Humanity is more advanced, educated, & connected than at any point in history. When those vast…
  • Wed, 20:10: RT @stuchastosh: @thoughtland As someone who works in Drug Delivery - most of the craetion time is spent asking for money... The vaccines w…
  • Wed, 20:10: RT @stuchastosh: @thoughtland All MHRA processes have been worked on with the drug firms rather than the normal process of sending requests…
  • Wed, 20:13: as a freelance tech journalist, I got to have previews of the 2000s in the 90s (because press beta programs) and of the 2020s from whenever Live Mesh came along; cloud brought that to everyone� https://t.co/AAb6GyAAx1
  • Wed, 20:14: RT @florian_krammer: I think it will be very important to communicate to the population that these vaccines have more reactogenicity (injec…
  • Wed, 20:15: RT @SarahTaber_bww: It's not that cities are actually riskier or more dangerous than the countryside. It's that our culture has taught us…
  • Wed, 20:15: RT @SarahTaber_bww: The message behind urban food & contamination isn't "don't grow food in cities." It's KNOW YOUR SITE. Which is also…
  • Wed, 20:17: RT @kc_haas: had my journalism kids practice ledes today. Gave a hypothetical of a school having to evacuate bc of a fire in the cafeteria.…
  • Wed, 20:17: RT @DanPriceSeattle: One of my favorite Malcolm X sayings “I don’t condemn people, I tell the truth. If the truth condemns them, that’s not…
  • Wed, 20:19: RT @Justinwillis96: Update for my PWA Webboard is out! Webboard in the Microsoft Store is no longer an electron app, but instead is a Web S…
  • Wed, 20:19: RT @TarletonG: Well, this isn't surprising. Any platform that promises to be free of moderation will almost certainly soon face a moderatio…
  • Wed, 20:26: RT @faisalislam: Amazing story of the husband and wife team behind the vaccine, everyone is celebrating. Germans of Turkish origin, one the…
  • Wed, 20:26: RT @mikebaz: I wish Microsoft would do a full page ad in the New York Times congratulating Slack on being acquired but that won't happen be…
  • Wed, 20:27: RT @FierceMum: Kids who have been on blockers for years, who are due their next blocker in days, have been told by their GP their prescript…
  • Wed, 20:30: RT @DrLukeOR: This is a fascinating read about the first successful deployment of reinforcement learning in aerospace. Using a learned na…
  • Wed, 20:31: the data that *used* to be stored there and was truncated from the free plan but persisted on Slack storage to be used for ML in the future...� https://t.co/J85YGHkgfA
  • Wed, 20:32: Microsoft didn't buy LinkedIn for sales leads, it bought them for the graph of how every company everywhere works and grows; Slack doesn't contain quite so much opportunity of data � https://t.co/sweiDMnBs3
  • Wed, 20:34: RT @pabinkley: COVID on either side of the US-Canada border, prairie version https://t.co/JRyLMwcOVF
  • Wed, 20:34: RT @SteveSyfuhs: Okay, lets talk Credential Guard. What is it, why it matters, and how it works.
  • Wed, 20:37: so AWS EKS supports workloads on Azure and GCP; Anthos supports workloads on AWS and Azure; Azure Arc supports workloads on AWS and GCP... is the Ouroboros complete?
  • Wed, 22:30: RT @arnaudporterie: For the sake of clarity: k8s isn’t “deprecating” docker. Containerd was created _specifically_ to be a better building…
  • Wed, 22:30: RT @veenadubal: The NLRB finds unambiguously that Google unlawfully spied on & terminated workers for organizing. But this also emphasize…
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @clairealsto: Every time Georgia news conferences get around, people fawn over the official ASL interpreter for the state. A lot of it i…
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @clairealsto: I want to draw attention to that because I’m not sure many people know what that is or how it works. I’ve only encountered…
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @clairealsto: David is then interpreting for Georgia’s deaf population. So all that’s happening in real time. Some might wonder why go t…
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @clairealsto: With deaf and sign language interpreters working together, they can tackle interpretive challenges together and the deaf i…
  • Wed, 22:32: RT @howells: .@metalab's story about how involved they were with Slack has never rang true, and seemingly, little of it is. ("I know you'r…
  • Wed, 22:33: RT @notameadow: This country would have been so funny to watch from the outside. Alas. https://t.co/dIZs5vVY2t
  • Wed, 22:33: RT @kevincollier: A company called OneRep emailed a bunch of journalists last week, falsely claiming an affiliation with @pressfreedom, to…
  • Wed, 22:34: RT @charlesfitz: Close proximity to Benioff apparently is highly contagious ... Where do I take the under? https://t.co/XhQLk6vUhl https:…
  • Wed, 22:35: RT @thewritertype: Much confusion among the usual nutters over Schrödinger’s vaccine, which is both a world-beating British achievement, an…
  • Wed, 22:35: RT @DavidHenigUK: Another intensive burst of talking. We frankly know no more, technically a deal can be done, politically there are constr…
  • Wed, 22:36: RT @bbcweather: Remember this? On this day ten years ago, most of us shivered under a blanket of #snow. There's more on the way this week,…
  • Wed, 22:37: RT @Stephen_Curry: No, DeepMind has not solved protein folding. https://t.co/y1puujAmif Written in haste, so happy to take corrections but…
  • Wed, 22:38: RT @andrewrsorkin: Just out: This is a very big deal in the push for more diversity on boards...it is the first time a major stock exchange…
  • Wed, 22:39: RT @hankgreen: CEOs almost never decide to sell stock in their own company. They know so much about the internal goings on at their compani…
  • Wed, 22:39: RT @hankgreen: These schedules automatically sell stock either at specific times, or when the stock hits a particular price. In this case,…
  • Wed, 22:41: RT @samdylanfinch: If folks truly believe that trauma is driving people to transition, they should be addressing the source of those trauma…
  • Wed, 22:43: I turned Excel into a compiler: input autofill, output script (proprietary format)� https://t.co/udWY6SxLgS
  • Wed, 22:43: RT @TyreeBP: "Those monkeys from those African countries—damn them, they’re still uncomfortable wearing shoes," Ronald Reagan told Richard…
  • Wed, 22:45: RT @DavidLammy: Liar. The UK is covered by EU law on this until the end of the year - the vaccine was approved on the basis of an existing…
  • Wed, 22:46: RT @TwitterSupport: Protecting your account on all of your devices is important. We’ve updated two-factor authentication so you can now log…
  • Wed, 22:46: RT @vBenArmstrong: Let's finish this year strong - with another update to the AKS-HCI Public Preview! The December update is out - read ab…
  • Wed, 22:47: RT @Kavaeric: I Know Just Enough About a Topic to Alienate the Layman but Not Enough to Be Welcomed by Enthusiasts: an Autobiography
  • Wed, 22:48: RT @mrjamesob: Not wanting to rain on anyone's parade but responsibility for nationwide vaccination now moves from scientists, who have cle…
  • Wed, 22:48: RT @Ciarasho: You know what I don't get? Smallpox and polio because vaccines work
  • Wed, 22:49: RT @krmarko: Outstanding summary of new and improved features in @Qualcomm 2021 flagship SoC. Significant improvements in camera and ML/DL…
  • Wed, 23:00: so 'AKS on Azure Stack HCI on any Windows Server 2019 cluster that has Hyper-V enabled, with a cluster shared volume configured for storage' looks like AKS pretty much anywhere?
  • Wed, 23:01: want a job working on Microsoft Edge browser security in (if you're right for the job you'll know why) Cheltenham https://t.co/AKeRZB6Lpn
  • Wed, 23:06: Outlook has got so much better at restarting; it reopens all the emails I had open waiting to be dealt with. Excel has reliably reopened the spreadsheet I was working on for years. But Word opens a blank document instead of the one I was working on & OneNote only opens one window
  • Wed, 23:06: RT @JohnMarlin_MSFT: Its been a little bit since the last one. Time for a holiday edition. Can't wait to see everyone again. Did someone…
  • Wed, 23:07: RT @ericlaw: Faster H2 uploads in v89.0.721.0 Edge Canary https://t.co/LDKtXJsGOe
  • Wed, 23:07: RT @supermathskid: a very cool thing about maths is that this sequence is *exactly* as likely to occur as the selection of random lucky num…
  • Wed, 23:08: RT @m3sweatt: Great to see the new Chris Jackson Computer Science Education Scholarship established in memory of the incredible @Microsoft-…
  • Wed, 23:12: oddly enough, one of the things I found when I was looking up the URL for the piece where I quoted Doug Burger on reduced precision types for interference was something I wrote in 1990/91 about data storage types! "New Computer Express 114" https://t.co/lNLmdKhaEG
  • Wed, 23:18: RT @laicie: Working FROM HOME (or from anywhere, post-COVID) is not bad for women. Working WITHOUT CHILDCARE is bad for women. Please stop…
Tags: #azure, #covid19, #dataweek, #java, #leas, #microsoftteams, #monitor, #mscreate, #reinvent, #snow, #vaccines, #windowsuglysweater, #windowsvirtualdesktop, twitter
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