Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
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  • Tue, 14:00: "only people involved in food preparation, sales and agriculture are less likely than Silicon Valley’s IT workers to have union representation" The Economist https://t.co/uqD0ItfZ2T?
  • Tue, 14:01: RT @shahedC: I would like to hear what kinds of reasons (excuses?) you’ve heard people give for forbidding remote work before the pandemic,…
  • Tue, 14:08: RT @fozmeadows: Love how for four years these dudes have been like SUCK IT WE’RE THE MAJORITY WE CAN DO WHAT WE LIKE and now there’s a tiny…
  • Tue, 14:08: RT @fozmeadows: Meanwhile Brad Torgersen is out here being like “BLM and the attack on the capitol are EXACTLY THE SAME” because context is…
  • Tue, 14:16: RT @Carl_Hiaasen: Former North Miami Beach cop went live on Facebook from inside the Capitol during riot https://t.co/Os3pMOXSM5 #Expelled
  • Tue, 14:18: RT @mugecevik: The risk of transmission is complex and multi-dimensional. It depends on many factors: contact pattern (duration, proximity,…
  • Tue, 14:18: RT @mugecevik: But what is the likelihood of catching the virus outdoors? Contact tracing studies suggest that transmission risk is 20 time…
  • Tue, 14:18: RT @mugecevik: The small number of cases where outdoor transmission might have occurred were associated w/close interactions, particularly…
  • Tue, 14:18: RT @mugecevik: With the new variant, all interactions are higher-risk, but outdoor risk is still relatively low. Most importantly, given ve…
  • Tue, 14:22: RT @loweringthebar: Fantastic. Grendel Should Not Have Rampaged Through Our Capitol, But Slaying Him Will Only Further Divide Our Clans -…
  • Tue, 14:24: Microsoft recently informed us that a Mimecast-issued certificate provided to [~10% of our] customers to authenticate Mimecast Sync and Recover, Continuity Monitor, and IEP products to Microsoft 365 Exchange Web Services has been compromised by a sophisticated threat actor. https://t.co/HsYD9kX11s
  • Tue, 14:24: RT @JoeStephenson96: Seen people working out how much the £30 food box is actually worth but I've looked at it from a nutritional point of…
  • Tue, 14:27: RT @nickurrz: @JoeStephenson96 My mate’s kid received a very bready lunch for the week. She is in Year 9 https://t.co/YfOpNwkwrB
  • Tue, 14:28: RT @MayorofLondon: Don't get caught out when you're at the supermarket — remember always to take a face mask with you when you're leaving y…
  • Tue, 14:28: RT @Ian_Fraser: Israel is refusing to provide #COVID19 vaccines to the millions of Palestinians it is forcefully ruling over. via @yarahaw
  • Tue, 14:28: RT @divinetechygirl: I stress this often but have run into Engineering Management not being able to clearly articulate what that vision is.…
  • Tue, 14:28: RT @mtholfsen: NEW! A quick tip video 📽 on how to use the just-launched Channel Calendar app in #MicrosoftTeams. Easily add a shared calend…
  • Tue, 14:31: My timeline is half ripoff school meals and half the latest shiny gadgets from CES and I have the kind of cognitive dissonance that makes my twitter feed what it is https://t.co/PVSkAUE67L
  • Tue, 14:34: RT @DavidHenigUK: So have folk on the culture-war-fighting-right decided whether they want media regulation or not yet? NB Free speech bu…
  • Tue, 14:34: RT @SpendNetwork: Details of all of the suppliers of Food Boxes and the amount they're being paid can be found here: https://t.co/cE99Cheji
  • Tue, 14:35: RT @ChrisMurphyCT: A little noticed decision by Mike Pompeo Sunday may result in tens of thousands dying of starvation and also a massive o…
  • Tue, 14:36: RT @Gilesyb: Sometime around 2005 there was an academic consensus that Enterprise Zones don't work -you distort incentives, create artifici…
  • Tue, 14:39: Read this thread with pictures of what the government thinks it can get away *after* a humiliating U turn on free school meals. The rage will be more nourishing than the food in the pictures https://t.co/S7a5VW32W7
  • Tue, 14:45: RT @BootstrapCook: And another one. Again school staff dipping in their own pockets to plug the free school meals gaps. #BringBackTheVouche
  • Tue, 14:49: Let them eat premium vegetarian lard https://t.co/oDjeiN3t5g
  • Tue, 14:50: RT @pndc: They're not "free laptops": going to school is effectively a job, and suitable tools should be made available. My work kit belong…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @Viss: yes yes more cloud shit. next ember is gonna have a breach and leak YOUR FUCKING CREDS TO YOUR COFFEE MUG (*@#%^)(*@#&%*(&@#)_(*…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @Viss: you did this, 2021. this is on you. im running a sweep on .. .. the internet facing infrastructure.. .. for mugs... that require…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @Viss: so the coffeemug infra has like 5 hosts, nothing scary and ~5 leaked creds (with horrible passwords) I CANNOT FUCKING BELIEVE TH…
  • Tue, 14:51: RT @Viss: - not a lot of surface - no jira or confluence exposed - zero dev servers - zero 'index of /' - no iis 7 or 8.5 (sooo many of the…
  • Tue, 14:55: RT @AlexWardVox: NEW: Per knowledgable source, VOA's White House senior correspondent Patsy Widakuswara was removed from her post after try…
  • Tue, 14:56: RT @sinclairinat0r: Damn, when Comcast had your back and decides to go "nah", you KNOW you messed up lol. https://t.co/uR8o9X5Gsq
  • Tue, 14:57: RT @DrEricDing: 14) Longer thread dedicated to @kkariko... she’s a modern day hero and embodies the theme “nevertheless she persisted” http…
  • Tue, 14:58: RT @DrEricDing: FANTASTIC NEWS—A potential vaccine for multiple sclerosis is now within sight on the horizon! And it’s an mRNA vaccine by B…
  • Tue, 14:59: RT @DrEricDing: 3) MS occurs when the immune system mistakenly attacks the protective myelin sheath that covers nerve cells in the brain an…
  • Tue, 14:59: RT @DrEricDing: 10) “Sahin originally founded BioNTech to translate the mRNA idea to cancer immunotherapy, but the firm rose to the challen…
  • Tue, 15:00: RT @JolyonMaugham: I see, a full ten months after the pandemic started, and four days after we again threatened to take him to court, Gavin…
  • Tue, 15:02: Ooh, we go to Moss Landing because it's where Monterey Bay Aquarium releases sea otters (and for the fish market) but I guess this is in the old power plant; several places are retrofitting them to battery storage https://t.co/HLBIvs1kPF
  • Tue, 16:47: RT @PatrickMoorhead: HP CEO @EnriqueJLores flyby of AMD #CES2021 keynote. -"PC is essential" (FWIW @HP coined this first and nailed it) -te…
  • Tue, 16:47: RT @sbisson: Ah, my ADS-B bot captured the executive jet that was the reason for the lunchtime QRA and sonic boom making rather unusual man…
  • Tue, 17:05: the intent to plough the resources he has amassed into directly supporting the precariat https://t.co/XQ2CBthxSS
  • Tue, 17:06: RT @CT_Bergstrom: Rep. Jayapal received her first dose of the vaccine on Jan 4th — too recently for it to have conferred protection on Jan…
  • Tue, 17:06: RT @alexstamos: Um, for $220M in locked-up Bitcoin, you don't make 10 password guesses but take it to professionals to buy 20 IronKeys and…
  • Tue, 17:06: RT @chaipatel0: I strongly encourage anyone engaged in litigation, particularly policy challenges, involving the Home Office to read this r…
  • Tue, 17:09: RT @DigitalBlkHippy: Air fryers are the adult easy bake ovens 😂
  • Tue, 17:10: RT @fraying: Because they kept the schools open during a pandemic. https://t.co/zkUeXtSmld
  • Tue, 17:10: RT @RepSchneider: I am at least the third Member from that room paying the price, including Rep. Pramila Jayapal and Rep. Bonnie Watson Col…
  • Tue, 17:10: RT @RepSchneider: Today, I am now in strict isolation, worried that I have risked my wife’s health and angry at the selfishness and arrogan…
  • Tue, 17:10: RT @TexasTribAbby: About corporations “pausing” political donations: Candidates and campaign committees really don’t spend their money at s…
  • Tue, 17:10: RT @joaomoreno: Over the past month, @alexdima123, @lszomoru and I have been on a long adventure to get @code builds go faster. What do you…
  • Tue, 17:11: RT @muskrat_john: It's a Great Moments in Parenting DORK TOWER TUESDAY! New strip up now at https://t.co/kDOmh0wEbB RT (please and thank y…
  • Tue, 17:11: RT @nextdoorsv: Interesting wonky stuff: 1. It turns out very efficient medical systems during normal times with no slack aren't great for…
  • Tue, 17:13: RT @z3dster: Most TV stations are part of a media group and those groups sell those channels as part of a package. IF a cable provider dump…
  • Tue, 17:14: attached the spreadsheet and PDF of instructions for vendor enrolment to request payment of your $100 invoice� https://t.co/b6lzzclGLT
  • Tue, 17:15: RT @Drea__Diaz: In 2019, the government had to go to federal court to argue if detained migrant children should be entitled to toothbrushe…
  • Tue, 17:15: RT @LibDemLords: BREAKING: Peers vote 324 to 241 to pass cross-party amendments to the Medicines and Medical Devices Bill on sunsetting and…
  • Tue, 17:29: RT @HazzaR1997: Or England vs Wales. Tory education minister Gavin Williamson vs Welsh Liberal Democrat Education Minister Kirsty William…
  • Tue, 17:29: RT @BBCPolitics: "It's once again people who have got absolutely no idea about the realities that people face in Britain, making decisions…
  • Tue, 17:33: RT @1Password: Are you working on an open source project? We want to say thank you with a free 1Password account for your team! 👩‍💻🛠 Here’s…
  • Tue, 17:33: RT @JoannaStern: Apple to "announce a major new initiative, that's not a new product” tomorrow. https://t.co/if9q8CMnCk
  • Tue, 17:33: RT @KimCrayton1: Many are finally waking up to the harsh reality of the need for AND a commitment to building technology organizations that…
  • Tue, 17:34: RT @soapachu: On the disgusting school meals food provision, from a friend in the international humanitarian / crisis management world. Cas…
  • Tue, 17:34: RT @edzitron: PR people love retweeting stuff like this because they believe it justifies them spamming when it’s literally their job to an…
  • Tue, 17:35: RT @ericgoldman: Some cases rejecting Sherman Act claims possibly analogous to Parler v Amazon: Freedom Watch v Google https://t.co/y6uYva
  • Tue, 17:36: RT @GeePawHill: To Whom It May Concern: Please regard 100% of what I write as deeply infused with the spirit of my positions on philosophy…
  • Tue, 17:36: RT @GeePawHill: The software trade has a great many problems, but among the most debilitating and dangerous is the steadfast refusal to ade…
  • Tue, 17:36: RT @tkadlec: New post: Understanding the True Cost of Client-Side A/B Testing https://t.co/393Qb2NBoR Wherein I use some rough back of a n…
  • Tue, 17:37: I'm not familiar with the character but they're clearly a Maine Coon ;)� https://t.co/0AWxkpb2H6
  • Tue, 17:41: RT @TechnicallyRon: "We gave the PPE contract to a friend" "Ok and how did that go?" "Bad" "Ok so what did you do next" "We gave the Test a…
  • Tue, 17:43: RT @sbisson: Over at @infoworld I take a look at Azure Image Builder: automate and customize the creation of virtual machines using templat…
  • Tue, 19:51: RT @MichaelWWara: What's so genius about this move by EPA is that bc the threshold is set as a %, and oil and gas is just below the % with…
  • Tue, 19:53: RT @BotJunkie: Reminder that video of a mobile manipulator unloading a dishwasher or doing chores ::only:: shows that the robot is maybe ph…
  • Tue, 19:53: RT @lachlan: New: the Biden inaugural says it's refunding a donation from former senator Barbara Boxer after she registered as a foreign ag…
  • Tue, 19:53: RT @LURIE_MSFT: Did you purchase Year 2 ESU yet?? Today is the last set of Year 1 patches, so get on it (or upgrade!) #windows10 #windows7E
  • Tue, 19:57: RT @jeremyphoward: Our paper, "An evidence review of face masks against COVID-19", written by a cross-disciplinary team of 19 international…
  • Tue, 19:58: RT @tnewtondunn: Priti Patel's handling of this press conference is a master class of obfuscation. With an air of severe moral superiority,…
  • Tue, 19:58: RT @MSWindowsITPro: It's #PatchTuesday! If you use #WSUS for update management, check out the latest security improvements, which include s…
  • Tue, 20:00: RT @bobodtech: One of the least-known and least understood parts of @sony's business is its semiconductor business. Interesting to see them…
  • Tue, 22:09: RT @marylgray: +1 liberal frameworks of equality fail us. We, as individuals, must face the inequities dished out to the myriad groups that…
  • Tue, 22:09: RT @gojira: Microsoft is looking for ML practitioners to learn how well ML tools work for you. Fill out a short survey and if you are selec…
  • Tue, 22:10: the entire country cries out in outrage on the regular; when is that going to *make a difference*?� https://t.co/wvzbehmUit
  • Tue, 22:11: RT @pmc: @shanselman @KyleLoree I wanted something minimalistic so I wrote "minimute", a single purpose app: the "pause" key becomes the sy…
  • Tue, 22:19: in the middle of the contrast between what Chartwells sends to private schools instead of families getting free school meals is the absolute gall of the Tory minister saying the parcels are so schools can spy on parents in case they abuse their kids https://t.co/ZcHrpWw6Py
  • Tue, 22:30: RT @BootstrapCook: This just in from Chartwells re free school meal parcel/hamper packs. You can bet I'll be keeping an eye on it to make s…
  • Tue, 22:30: RT @LittleMissFlint: Hi, I'm Mari, I'm 13 and for the past five years I have been fighting to get clean water, not just in Flint, but in th…
  • Tue, 22:31: RT @hminto: As someone who works across multiple time zones, I want to avoid placing unnecessary demands on my colleagues. This feature in…
  • Tue, 22:31: RT @ewarren: Big banks and giant corporations are scrambling to save face right now, but let’s be clear: corporate PAC donations to federal…
  • Tue, 22:31: RT @JRehling: Bruce Willis's next movie: Die Hard With a Ventilator.
  • Tue, 22:31: RT @DrCatherineBall: FREE #drones and #robotics #education pack now online at https://t.co/mNV5bvlRHz with videos, resources, access to dis…
  • Tue, 22:32: RT @QuinnyPig: "Boom, investors got... Plaid!" "Corey, exactly how do you believe 'plaid' is pronounced?" https://t.co/Faicm1swY1
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