Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Tue, 13:21: A NAS SSD with a very specific purpose (which caused me to discover an annoying bug in Intel NUC firmware going back several years with no fix) https://t.co/KBiFNl840f
  • Tue, 14:09: RT @GossiTheDog: I built a personal honeypot for SolarWinds Orion last week, in a cloud template everything ran as SYSTEM, including the ag…
  • Tue, 14:10: RT @guineagibbs: Already annoyed at all the tweets saying ‘why don’t the BBC do more educational lockdown content?’ when a) they’ve only ha…
  • Tue, 14:10: RT @william_partin: we are now at the “guitar world covers covid misinformation” stage of the pandemic https://t.co/sVLluo2vcx
  • Tue, 14:11: RT @ProMikeBaz: Are you an #Azure customer concerned about detecting deviations from your expected ongoing costs? Let Log Analytics and Az…
  • Tue, 14:12: RT @Fago712: People will still vote Conservative at the next election and say “I’d like to see you try and do a better job during a global…
  • Tue, 14:12: UK lockdown technology provision (local councils also offer some laptops/tablets) https://t.co/zR2XLFZqK1
  • Tue, 14:13: RT @Luiseach: this is disinformation - you do NOT need your NHS number in order to get your vaccine. pls do not get your covid healthcare a…
  • Tue, 14:15: RT @jdportes: This is self-defeating idiocy. The case for acting on sick pay was obvious six months ago. https://t.co/1mHh2mCUZT https://…
  • Tue, 14:15: RT @NilsSchmid: "We need a real foreign policy for #China - not just a business-oriented policy," I told @FT @GuyChazan @ErikaSolomon. "We…
  • Tue, 16:16: RT @edbott: Has anyone started the Bad Section 230 Takes account yet? Because here's your kickoff post. https://t.co/lnU3DjPwpu
  • Tue, 16:25: RT @QuinnyPig: And just like that, my position on IBM "Cloud" transitions from petty mockery and derision to outright hostility. Let's da…
  • Tue, 16:26: RT @QuinnyPig: “Huh, I’m not exactly sure what the laws are around unions, so I’m going to consult with an expert before shooting my mouth…
  • Tue, 16:30: I'm torn between 'it me' and 'but that's your marketing strategy' ;) � https://t.co/hF9V8xodMl
  • Tue, 16:30: RT @ahidalgosre: Shit like this isn’t just a “mistake” by big tech. It’s meant to exclude people in a very purposeful way. Do not ask your…
  • Tue, 16:32: RT @QuinnyPig: As the CEO I will have an open door policy. That way when you come in with a concern I can loudly berate you and the entire…
  • Tue, 16:32: RT @QuinnyPig: When it's time for reviews we will be very harsh on The Woman We Hired's performance. Sure, we made her sit in on every inte…
  • Tue, 16:32: RT @QuinnyPig: We'll make heartfelt statements about racial justice and diversity on our website, right next to the "about our team" sectio…
  • Tue, 16:32: RT @QuinnyPig: We're disrupting the world of whatever the hell our company does, so it stands to reason we're smarter than everyone else at…
  • Tue, 16:33: RT @QuinnyPig: We'll actively sponsor employees on visas not because we believe diversity makes for stronger teams (HA! Do we really strike…
  • Tue, 16:34: RT @QuinnyPig: Unlike a disturbing number of other employers on Twitter recently, we know we can't *actively* attempt to fire employees att…
  • Tue, 16:38: RT @sarahmei: All this, AND: Workers with high salaries can still be pressured to do illegal & unethical things. “Hey, don’t worry about…
  • Tue, 16:39: RT @tcannoy: @mattblaze The pipes in the hospitals can't deal with the amount of O2 they need right now. They have called in the National G…
  • Tue, 16:39: RT @mattblaze: @tcannoy No one is trained for this. There's no assumption in modern prehospital care that O2 might suddenly become a scarce…
  • Tue, 16:39: RT @MalwareTechBlog: Still can't get over how obnoxious that tweet was that claimed hack-the-box isn't real hacking, only bug bounty is. No…
  • Tue, 16:40: RT @AtAndrewM: Dutch business does not wish to take on additional cost and hassle of collecting UK VAT for UK government post Brexit. So of…
  • Tue, 16:40: RT @CristinGoodwin: I think fraud detection / remediation - of all sorts, not just ads - is an issue that needs to be addressed horizontall…
  • Tue, 16:41: RT @mark_riedl: TL;DR: after the political ad ban turned off: - conservative news dominated engagement - Facebook made money off ads show…
  • Tue, 16:43: RT @JonCG: Somehow the Royal Mint giving four legs to a famously three-legged monster sums up the current state of Britain far better than…
  • Tue, 16:43: RT @Joni__v: Every time I see this video it makes me hate the UK even more https://t.co/QGnpYGb9UN
  • Tue, 17:57: RT @JenMsft: @Microsoft https://t.co/FpSTtsl2d5
  • Tue, 17:57: RT @garydunion: me sowing: haha fuck yeah!!! yes!! me reaping: well this fucking sucks. what the fuck. https://t.co/8x5SS5JAxO
  • Tue, 17:58: RT @fox: how it started how it’s going 🤝 privileged white techbros making tech toxic 🤝 https://t.co/rgmvV
  • Tue, 17:58: RT @Carnage4Life: If a woman or Black person is described as intimidating at work you have to ask if they’re truly aggressive or simply not…
  • Tue, 17:59: RT @maxlynch: Looking back at some old files, found health insurance docs from 2013. The *only* reason I was able to start what became @Io
  • Tue, 18:02: RT @ThomasNigro: Unfortunately I am not surprised. The demand for Location Based AR Experiences significantly decreased since Q1 2020. 😕 A…
  • Tue, 18:05: RT @caitie: OH: "Man there's no way 5G could give anybody covid. It can barely give me 2Mbps anywhere I stand in town" 🤣
  • Tue, 18:05: RT @iainthomson: The staff of the NHS need our support more than ever. Shame on the howling mob of COVID-denying idiots, and on politicia…
  • Tue, 18:07: RT @stokel: Facebook withholding data from the public and reporters then dunking on reporters who try and get some of that data for small s…
  • Tue, 18:08: RT @bphogan: My 2021 challenge to all tech educators, including devrel people, tutorial writers, and youtubers: Eliminate "simple", "easy"…
  • Tue, 18:25: RT @posva: Say hi to Only Sponsors 🌟 A platform to share content only with your GitHub Sponsors, giving them an incentive to support your…
  • Tue, 18:29: for the last six months Minecraft Earth will make it easier to build so people can still have fun before it turns off; not being able to go out and about (and not wanting to incentivise that) has really hit the game � https://t.co/wg6z71YGdq
  • Tue, 18:30: RT @Andrew___Morris: TL;DR GreyNoise RIOT is basically like if you took a threat intelligence feed offering and did the exact opposite htt…
  • Tue, 18:30: RT @lewis_goodall: ONS modelled estimates for Covid+ per region in England London: 1 in 30 North East: 1 in 55 North West: 1 in 40 Yorkshi…
  • Tue, 18:33: RT @jeroenterheerdt: Announcing the general availability of read/write XMLA endpoints in Power BI Premium https://t.co/FL2VF6Lak9 #PowerBI
  • Tue, 18:38: RT @2damntrans: Sex is never “observed“, because sexes are categories, not objects of perception. It’s assigned at birth after observing ge…
  • Tue, 18:38: RT @TribTowerViews: Besides getting quotes from Livable California & HANC rep Tes Welborn, this piece features TODCO front group Build Affo…
  • Tue, 18:38: RT @LiamThorpECHO: Imagine seeing these hospital numbers and still sitting behind your keyboard arguing that Covid is a hoax? https://t.co/
  • Tue, 18:40: RT @joshuafolks: @mikejjennings Yeah but how many have missed out on their scheduled second jab so the govt could brag about a higher numbe…
  • Tue, 18:40: RT @PyroTek3: Ransomware & the recent SolarWinds attacks take advantage of environment misconfigurations & over-privileged systems. We pub…
  • Tue, 18:41: RT @kejamieson_: IT. SHOULD. NOT. TAKE. LITERAL. YEARS. FOR. THESE. THINGS. TO. HAPPEN. After 9-year fight to prosecute her stalker, woman…
  • Tue, 18:41: RT @ajcvickers: Best comment from triage today: "I don't remember why we decided not to do that. Try to do it, and you will probably find o…
  • Tue, 18:42: it's as if there was something in December...� https://t.co/j3UJJqdykP
  • Tue, 18:43: RT @itsafrogslife: Two articles about fishing, the first on Sunday 3rd and the second a day later on Monday 4th. This is quite possibly the…
  • Tue, 18:43: RT @IanColdwater: Spoiler alert: everything that makes me a good engineering leader *comes from my politics*
  • Tue, 18:44: RT @ndrew_lawrence: @UrbanAchievr Conservative: I have been censored for my conservative views Me: Holy shit! You were censored for wantin…
  • Tue, 18:44: RT @mountain_ghosts: if I were a ceo/cto I would simply not tweet that another company should engage in illegal union-busting activity
  • Tue, 18:45: RT @diannaeanderson: It seems like a lot of well intentioned liberals are responding to Proud Boys/neo-Nazis like a schoolyard bully, where…
  • Tue, 18:45: RT @mainframed767: So the ticketmaster thing is cyberpunk as fuck: - Huge, hated, monopolistic mega corp - "Hacks" competitor - a token fin…
  • Tue, 18:47: RT @stubbornella: I have a presentation in the next couple weeks to Chrome leadership on components in the browser and why we should invest…
  • Tue, 18:48: the baffled tweet� https://t.co/Fo6jtjiBft
  • Tue, 18:49: transparency would include 'how many got their second dose' and 'how many got the *same* vaccine for their second dose'� https://t.co/3LJfv6jVUm
  • Tue, 18:49: RT @dacuddy: Continued progress and support in fighting secrecy orders https://t.co/VLJxfYSL4h
  • Tue, 18:50: RT @SaberaTalukder: 🔥 Hot take 🔥 Domain specific knowledge in machine learning is seriously underrated. In the coming years it's going to…
  • Tue, 18:50: RT @mrjamesob: And just as you allow yourself to muster up a little optimism about the vaccine rollout, you remember that they brazenly ma…
  • Tue, 18:51: RT @sbisson: As part of my move to Homekit/Siri I am taking a look at Homebridge... Using these instructions to set it up on Windows Serve…
  • Tue, 18:52: is Microsoft all in on Kubernetes? yep, it's a core part of the Arc hybrid strategy� https://t.co/sBTfARlt33
  • Tue, 18:54: sometimes the advantage of having been briefed in advance is that you can think of better questions than people who've just heard the news (including you when you just heard the news first time). sometimes it's showing off though� https://t.co/AUPgktQjWY
  • Tue, 18:55: anomalies are so informative (there's an Azure Cognitive Service that will find anomalies in your metrics and Power BI has looked for anomalies in data sets almost since day one)� https://t.co/NfRNSObODW
  • Tue, 18:56: RT @MartinSLewis: Dear @RobertJenrick as you know the Eng/Wales ban on baliffs evicting rental tenants is due to end on Monday. I presum…
  • Tue, 18:56: RT @jewish_biroace: So bean dad wrote an “apology.” It is filled with excuses where he is “sorry” the internet misinterpreted the bean sto…
  • Tue, 18:58: RT @azureadvocates: In case you were wondering, YES - we do have a place for all code samples at @Microsoft 👀 It's on @docsmsft: https://t…
  • Tue, 18:59: RT @MalwareMinigun: @sinclairinat0r I wish there was arm64 in Azure so that we could run our normal test harness etc. with it
  • Tue, 19:00: RT @janinegibson: Very important - you have two weeks to apply for this superb 2 YEAR @FT trainee scheme. Fully paid, fully trained, can ge…
  • Tue, 19:05: RT @MakerMakeChange: The Open Wobble Switch can be used with various body parts like limbs & head to access a computer, smartphone, or the…
  • Tue, 19:07: PostgresSQL taking the top spot again but... https://t.co/KnGcv8hQeb
  • Tue, 19:07: RT @SkelSec: I waited 2 years for this, rewrote impacket for this, asked cryptographers to remake algos in python for this, spent enormous…
  • Tue, 19:08: RT @wbm312: Near and dear to my heart! The @FTC’s Call for Presentations:  PrivacyCon 2021 is live! This is important. I encourage folks t…
  • Tue, 19:11: RT @mike_julian: Because @QuinnyPig and I are getting a lot of people asking to chat with us about this: Go talk to Azure customers. They…
  • Tue, 19:11: RT @tommyinboots: who cares if they "really mean" it? i think mostly they do feel mischievous glee at what they think they "get" to say und…
  • Tue, 19:13: RT @JolyonMaugham: "In a recent survey where frontline staff were asked whom they would trust with the decision on whether it was safe to g…
  • Tue, 19:16: RT @PrestonMitchum: @EmilyRPeck Wouldn’t it be great to NOT have to personally experience something before realizing it is true? Racism? Se…
  • Tue, 19:17: RT @SylvanaquaFarms: And this doesn’t include regulatory/trade subsidies like dumping and biofuels. 95% of these dudes would be out of bus…
  • Tue, 19:17: RT @jeggers: +1. What I sent to our team on it: Not too in sync w/ this. Smart Compose? How much value will be driven by #ai writing for us…
  • Tue, 19:18: RT @TomKerkhove: Support for @kedaorg 2.0 in Azure Function CLI is now merged and coming to you soon! https://t.co/KyZ7izvSlC
  • Tue, 19:18: RT @NHSMillion: We are devastated that a COVID hoax conspiracy is gaining prominence. These pictures of ambulances queuing outside of hospi…
  • Tue, 19:18: RT @Huxley_D: And... IT WORKS! This is #Windows 95 running on native @AMD x86 hardware, inside a Sun computer running on an UltraSPARC IIe…
  • Tue, 19:19: RT @venikunche: My dad who is also in tech worked in toxic work conditions for EIGHT years as his visa was tied to his employer. I was a s…
  • Tue, 19:22: RIP a pioneer of Microsoft's inclusive design approach (along with Kat Holmes)� https://t.co/j00WEGMRUh
  • Tue, 19:22: RT @ITOpsTalk: Microsoft announces GA of email-based one-time passcode (email OTP) feature for collaboration enabling invited users to prov…
  • Tue, 19:48: RT @JillWohlner: One of the weirdest tropes about women is that we are too whiney. Have yall ever met a man?! We are _at least_ matched.
  • Tue, 19:50: RT @_brohrer_: New job for a new year? We are hiring a Data Steward. You read that right. https://t.co/F7z4vjYmaw https://t.co/N7uvWLJz0n
  • Tue, 19:51: RT @getwired: Not unbelievable. Not shocking. https://t.co/PF9urTrEXL
  • Tue, 19:51: RT @muke10101: noticed one thing being Policy Brained leads you to is treating mass protests and riots like another political tactic that w…
  • Tue, 19:51: RT @QuinnyPig: It’s only @VMware on AWS if it comes from the vSphere-licensed region of your datacenter; otherwise it’s just sparkling tech…
  • Tue, 19:52: RT @natfriedman: After more than two years of work, we have secured a license from the U.S. government to offer GitHub to developers in Ira…
  • Tue, 19:53: RT @cari_luna: Unfortunately we’ve had a lot of experience here in Portland with the Proud Boys, and I can tell you this: When we antifasc…
  • Tue, 19:56: RT @taylordotbiz: They’ll say that Unions are only for “working class” people. That tech workers are just being dramatic. They make so much…
  • Tue, 19:56: RT @jason_kint: Buried in this is $450 million of advertising in Georgia run-off, Facebook being out of control due to scale, Facebook carr…
  • Tue, 20:35: I'd be surprised that Google didn't have a cloud ML service trained on this data if I didn't know that *everything* at Google runs on a cloud spreadsheet https://t.co/YZ1ThjgPFn
  • Tue, 20:44: "While the product team thought grayscale [icons] would be perceived as more modern, users had the opposite view": I don't know which product team Microsoft Research was doing studies for but I want the Windows and Office design teams to read this https://t.co/yVvbfsaNQf
  • Wed, 00:59: New kitten hiding place; under the open door of the dishwasher as I'm loading it. Wait, where did my hiding place go?!?
  • Wed, 00:59: RT @livelovegeek: If you know any university students who are hungry to make a change in the world, you should absolutely encourage them to…
  • Wed, 01:40: I've now read 22 Black Dagger Brotherhood books in a row (20 rereads, 2 ebook novellas I'd not read) and I now get to start the two new ones
  • Wed, 01:56: RT @_h0x0d_: Linux Performance Tools https://t.co/1Ii8p1t01B
  • Wed, 01:56: RT @TaliaGold: This should be a long tweetstorm, but sadly, fits in one screenshot. Only 20 women have ever founded + led a company through…
  • Wed, 01:57: RT @paulstorms: That "desk computer" @SteveKornacki uses is none other than a beautiful @Surface Studio. 🥰 https://t.co/atwxsr0yUn https://…
  • Wed, 01:57: RT @QuinnyPig: I am not disputing the engineering here. I’m pointing out that basically nobody knew this was happening for the past year an…
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