Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Fri, 12:32: The Microsoft clouds for industries are (no real surprise for a company ~95% of whose revenue is associated with partners) all about partners and there are more coming https://t.co/0WVcb5YF0X
  • Fri, 12:36: RT @drama_science: the year was 2021. humanity could be an intergalactic communist orgy but instead they were studying *checks note* “the…
  • Fri, 12:37: RT @aardrian: In Windows High Contrast Mode, you should set the fill/stroke color in line-art SVGs. Use currentColor or Firefox 85 & IE11 w…
  • Fri, 12:38: RT @campuscodi: Microsoft releases Bluetooth Virtual Sniffer (btvs.exe), a graphical tool that enables developers to collect the HCI packet…
  • Fri, 12:38: RT @MSFTResearch: Hear about a variety of #STEM careers from #WomenInScience at Microsoft on the #MSRPodcast: https://t.co/ozUDsybWzd @Kri
  • Fri, 12:39: RT @colinmochrie: If I ever commit a major crime, I really hope the jury is made up of the people who helped me do it.
  • Fri, 12:39: RT @philiprosedale: Bitcoin's carbon footprint is 37 Megatons / year CO2 (about the same as New Zealand). This is electricity used by comp…
  • Fri, 12:39: RT @philiprosedale: If you increase their winnings, gamblers will add new machines to match the change (if electricity stays at the same co…
  • Fri, 12:40: RT @philiprosedale: Adding 10% to the price will add 3.7 Megatons / year CO2. A passenger car creates about 4.6 tons / year. So 3.7 milli…
  • Fri, 12:41: RT @kelseyhightower: I've always claimed to be self taught, but after some reflection, I've come to realize the authors of all those books,…
  • Fri, 12:46: RT @nameshiv: A guy with a muslim name being charged with stealing vaccines for giving them to people right before they expired while a whi…
  • Fri, 12:47: RT @DavidHenigUK: Interesting. Goes against a lot of Brussels chatter. Will obviously be good news for the UK if it happens. https://t.co/d
  • Fri, 12:47: RT @MasonCusack: TIL you can make custom memes in Teams. 100% meme productivity, 50% time saved. https://t.co/HzW9RoZ1bk
  • Fri, 12:48: RT @jl_nicegirl: Everyone I know who works in, talks about, or designs safety tools has had to deal with harassment, and bad faith argument…
  • Fri, 12:53: "One’s correspondence with others …. is presumptively private in nature" https://t.co/Bnon0KarHW
  • Fri, 12:55: RT @yashar: Jenn Gates, a medical school student and the daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates, reveals that she’s received the first dose of…
  • Fri, 12:56: RT @JoshuaRozenberg: The solicitor general, Michael Ellis QC MP, has initiated contempt of court proceedings against Tim Crosland, an envir…
  • Fri, 12:57: RT @StevePeers: Basic factual error by the Home Secretary - 5 million applications is *not* the same thing as 5 million applicants. For one…
  • Fri, 12:57: RT @katebevan: Quite apart from all the twists and turns of this, it's a good reminder that Twitter DMs are not secure. Use an encrypted ch…
  • Fri, 13:01: RT @jamiewithorne: My middle school teacher who yelled that “Wikipedia wasn’t a reliable source” every day is sharing vaccine conspiracy th…
  • Fri, 17:36: I find myself feeling kind of Schr�dinger about the supermicro story because it's conflating all the different ways of interfering with a motherboard as if they were one thing rather than calling out the very real pattern of 'oh shit supply chains'
  • Fri, 17:37: RT @LegitReviews: FYI: V-Sync OFF is no longer recommended by @NVIDIAGeForce as a global driver setting! https://t.co/lKBRJ8mACn #GeForce
  • Fri, 17:37: RT @codepo8: 👉🏻 “Do accessible websites still need to support Internet Explorer 11?” 🔗 https://t.co/qzDyQWJjel Posts like this are reall…
  • Fri, 17:37: RT @jeremiahg: For those with university degrees in marketing, is there actually a class that teaches you to put unsubscribe links at the b…
  • Fri, 17:38: RT @Tinu: I love it when my friends are super clear about boundaries. Asked a friend to retweet something. She said "I hope you understan…
  • Fri, 17:46: *should* the AI fix your bad spelling in the app where you complain when it makes things dates? (it kind of hurts that *so many people* don't know how to spell February) � https://t.co/0AZLXej9WA
  • Fri, 17:47: RT @edzitron: censorship: beating the fuck out of people for peacefully protesting police violence Not censorship: firing you (but still al…
  • Fri, 17:47: RT @Raspberry_Pi: Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code is an excellent C development environment, and now it’s an easy install on Raspberry Pi.…
  • Fri, 17:47: RT @matvelloso: Or maybe we worry too much about the university folks come from and not nearly enough about the other million attributes th…
  • Fri, 17:49: RT @dalehirt: I tend to break being a data engineer into two parts: production and development work. Both encompass doing many things. Th…
  • Fri, 17:50: RT @mahoekst: What is your favorite MS API with the best documentation or another way how it is offered to a developer?
  • Fri, 17:50: RT @k8em0: Funny. I only followed a few people on clubhouse. Today I saw several of my friends followed me on there, so I went to follow th…
  • Fri, 17:52: RT @NilOggier: E3 2018 Phil Spencer : Microsoft’s research teams are also working on artificial intelligence for gaming. “Our experts in Mi…
  • Fri, 17:53: RT @AzureDevOps: 🆕 in #AzureDevOps... We are excited to announce that the dependency tracking feature for Delivery Plans 2.0 is complete an…
  • Fri, 17:58: RT @DrEricDing: ⚠️REINFECTION WARNING from the WHO. “We are now getting reports of people getting reinfected with a new variant—from 🇿🇦 (…
  • Fri, 18:05: RT @jasonnurse: Yes, your social media feed is monitored... A group of robbers in Milan known as the "acrobat thieves" monitored the Insta…
  • Fri, 18:06: RT @numbsafari: DevSecOps table top: “Dev team loses merge rights. So they secretly create an OSS project and add it as a dependency to the…
  • Fri, 18:10: less than 63,000 second vaccinations in London� https://t.co/zV7dl9CjPi
  • Fri, 18:21: RT @triketora: just to spell it out btw - i am a woc - i experience harassment - i have built moderation and anti-harassment tools in the…
  • Fri, 18:21: RT @triketora: and somehow non-technical white men who don’t experience harassment and haven’t worked in the space are going to build machi…
  • Fri, 18:26: It's always DNS but sometimes it's DNS you forgot to change https://t.co/jndETPyhcO
  • Fri, 18:38: monthly office hours for IT pros to get support from Microsoft on managing Windows 10 devices & updates: next is Feb 18� https://t.co/0xLOIXI5Ti
  • Fri, 19:21: looking back through browser tabs I can pinpoint the exact date I lost my motivation in December (it's still a little bit fuzzy around the edges)
  • Fri, 19:39: the problem with background ambient full of samples music: do I blame the fleeting sound of the smoke alarm on the music or the neighbours?
  • Fri, 19:42: RT @anildash: There is a real generosity with information and insight in so many parts of tech, and it’s good to complicate the “self-taugh…
  • Fri, 19:42: RT @umairh: See what I mean when I say Britain is now the dumbest society on planet earth? What kind of morons even https://t.co/XlouuKunG4
  • Fri, 19:46: RT @ana_wishnoff: In #WinUI 3 Preview 4, some WinRT APIs may no longer work w/ Desktop as they previously did due to a change w/ CoreWindow…
  • Fri, 19:46: RT @ana_wishnoff: We are also working towards documenting all of these workarounds/replacements in a central location - stay tuned!
  • Fri, 19:46: RT @sizemore: People would clap if he got ate by a fucking lion https://t.co/hRDQuIadEe
  • Fri, 19:47: RT @karaswisher: Btw if they mean what Biden said about disrespectful behavior, there is only one end of this episode.
  • Fri, 19:47: RT @helloitsolly: Female freelancers please increase your day rates. Hiring 6 freelance positions last few days. Men are consistently aski…
  • Fri, 19:49: RT @sbarolo: work-from-home couple https://t.co/Ux1kuEyM9B
  • Fri, 19:50: RT @JolyonMaugham: 10 February. 12 February. https://t.co/ijioszcHT9
  • Fri, 19:52: firing researchers for social responsibility? 👀👀  https://t.co/GPgKPDGqwh
  • Fri, 19:52: RT @cstross: This is some prime high quality revisionist bullshit, right here! What next, Apollo program denialism because obviously nobody…
  • Fri, 19:53: RT @katebehncken: Talent is everywhere. Opportunity is not. We must stay committed to helping people succeed in the digital economy. See ho…
  • Fri, 19:55: RT @owasow: New study finds ”places with Black Lives Matter protests experience a 15% to 20% decrease in police homicides over the ensuing…
  • Fri, 19:55: RT @ChloeCondon: Me: Why am I suddenly getting so many inbound speaker/keynote requests? 🤔 [sees international women's day is approaching]…
  • Fri, 19:56: RT @ruthbrarian: Your periodic reminder that your "cool" domain extension might actually be a COUNTRY'S domain extension and they can set r…
  • Fri, 19:56: RT @brunoborges: Do you know what is better than 50 single-core 1GB of RAM container instances of a #Java-based application in your Kuberne…
  • Fri, 19:56: RT @JustynaLucznik: #PowerBI is hiring! We are looking for a Senior level & Principal level software engineer to work on a new, high impact…
  • Fri, 19:57: RT @reybango: This post about malware Office doc building turned into a great example of awesome Infosec. A bunch of experienced red teamer…
  • Fri, 19:57: RT @peard33: Google's Jan. 14 reply to this↓ letter sheds more light on its academic paper review process and its investigation @timnitGebr
  • Fri, 19:57: RT @ParraV: Please try to avoid the use of surge or tidal wave when talking about refugees or migration. People are not water. Migration do…
  • Fri, 19:59: RT @killedbygoogle: Anyone have a Thunderbolt dock with DisplayPort they can recommend?
  • Fri, 19:59: RT @brooklynmarie: What's really interesting about this hearing is that they are trying to use all the same disinformation techniques that…
  • Fri, 20:00: RT @systemician: Regarding operational posture in development teams: understanding "what good ops look like" is similar to understanding "w…
  • Fri, 20:00: RT @fmanjoo: yeah, no these do not match https://t.co/LaffPvRLJf
  • Fri, 20:00: RT @monicanayelix: “I don’t want a seat at the table. The table is racist. I want to burn the table down.” - Kanyinsola Oye https://t.co/63
  • Fri, 20:01: RT @DynamicWebPaige: I want to not be surprised if a software engineer or a data scientist used to be a biologist, or a bartender, or an ae…
  • Fri, 20:53: RT @teroalhonen: 1 – Enabled (default) (recommended for highest security) Enhanced sign-in security will be enabled on systems with capab…
  • Fri, 20:55: if you have a universal healthcare system, some decisions become easier� https://t.co/XoQwM5WvgV
  • Fri, 20:57: RT @holly: Zeus's crowdfunder hit its target in under 2 hours after sitting around getting no attention before Twitter got involved. You g…
  • Fri, 20:59: my personal pandemiversary is March 19th because that's the last day I left the house; we flew home on the 13th, landed on the 14th and because @sbisson began sheltering immediately I had to go out shopping a few times to stock up� https://t.co/VilVfshv4E
  • Fri, 21:00: RT @SwiftOnSecurity: Stand out from the crowd. Like I've said, I've talked to vendors who only work with F500 IT staff, shocked I actually…
  • Fri, 21:01: RT @noopkat: so, in the situation of Clubhouse (the audio app): you can define folks who don’t feel the model works for them due to person…
  • Fri, 21:01: RT @noopkat: there is a difference between “I have decided that this service or product is not for me” and “I am unable to access or proper…
  • Fri, 21:01: RT @noopkat: the latter part is the problem with the product! And it happens over and over again under the guise of “innovation”
  • Fri, 21:01: RT @jamestheswift: This is so so true. We wouldn't have just two mobile platforms now if search and maps and video were not dominated by Go…
  • Fri, 21:02: RT @dhh: When you hear “well, you could just build your own phone and your own operating system and your own App Store and then YOU COULD M…
  • Fri, 22:16: for my newer followers (since there are more of you these days, hello!), I should mention that I also write fiction from time to time, often about Cassidy, who is geekier than you. if you need some geeky and snarky reading for the weekend... https://t.co/g7Vimhu5oU
  • Fri, 22:17: so you can literally see the Christmas spike? https://t.co/KBTWjrGGem
  • Fri, 22:18: RT @chrischirp: 4. Hospital occupancy falling steeply in all UK nations which is GOOD but everywhere still has MORE people in hospital with…
  • Fri, 22:18: RT @chrischirp: 10. Enouragingly, outbreaks in care homes now falling sharply. If almost all care home residents have been vaccinated and m…
  • Fri, 22:19: RT @chrischirp: 12. But 90% of cases are in under 70s - so vaccination won't do much to prevent cases spreading if we open up. Some thoug…
  • Fri, 22:19: RT @chrischirp: 14. Lockdown exacerbates inequality - not least in exposure. Younger adults in more deprived communities more likely to get…
  • Fri, 22:19: RT @chrischirp: 16. The best mitigation, especially given our more transmissible strain, is to get and keep cases extremely low and do it w…
  • Sat, 01:55: RT @LadieAuPair: Anyway, in my presentation this morning I mentioned some cool stuff that is releasing from @Xbox - You'll have to wait t…
  • Sat, 02:03: RT @histoftech: “The fact that the SUSIE computer came with a 130-page programming manual gives some indication of how inaccurate it was to…
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