Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Thu, 12:44: How racist is Britain? | Economist chart showing we're much too comfortable at "not quite as bad as the US" https://t.co/wnxSjoKICH
  • Thu, 12:45: RT @garius: No harm in GENUINE questions. But things to think about: 1) is this about THEIR experience, not mine? 2) Will answering add to…
  • Thu, 12:54: all that side eye @ a neurobiologist who used to be a tech CEO for having opinions about AI, I didn't see anything suggesting he should also have studied social sciences for a broader view of what humans *do*; ignoring that is part of the opportunity cost of current AI directions https://t.co/PsNjkxB8Ow
  • Thu, 12:54: RT @DingemanseMark: For OP, it appears language is equal to text — where of course in actual fact interactive language use is much richer s…
  • Thu, 13:03: RT @bitcynth: hot take: GPL is less free and open than MIT & BSD. GPL puts requirements/restrictions on people/companies using the code in…
  • Thu, 13:05: Free as in "expressing opinions about it will get you a free lecture" https://t.co/qK8VxOQZ1s
  • Thu, 13:06: RT @SawyerHackett: Wow. American Airlines tells 13,000 laid off workers that their job is saved by Democrats’ American Rescue Plan. There…
  • Thu, 13:08: RT @DmitryOpines: I'm not sure the advisability of issuing blanket denials of any and all racism was the lesson I personally would have dra…
  • Thu, 13:08: RT @NadiaWhittomeMP: This should read "Men have sexually harassed almost all young women". We must shift the passive way gendered violence…
  • Thu, 13:09: RT @mims: Just a reminder that Ring had similar issues with a lack of internal firewalls and that every time we introduce a new sensor into…
  • Thu, 13:09: RT @IanDunt: The bill is a nightmare. It is extremely long, very wide ranging, and the government clearly intends to force it through while…
  • Thu, 13:09: RT @CrimeGirI: WHAT YOU SAY: As a father and a husband... WHAT WE HEAR: Before I ‘got’ a woman of my own, women had no value to me
  • Thu, 13:11: RT @MyGineration: Dorries just said that most nurses will understand and accept the1% pay rise BECAUSE THEY HAVE HUSBANDS AND PARTNERS WHO…
  • Thu, 13:12: RT @mims: Parler said it was back with new content moderation systems. Apple has found them wanting; Parler still blocked from the App Sto…
  • Thu, 13:13: RT @NatBullard: 96 Gigawatts of wind power installed last year. Up 60% year on year. Turbine leaderboard, by total volume and market: there…
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @adampayne26: Several shellfish businesses have got in touch to explain why DEFRA's plan to build purification tanks in the UK won't rev…
  • Thu, 13:16: Yeah, that's the bit I have to skim in research papers - I grok the delta propagation rule but no further https://t.co/UKWOmvbiAp
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @Llia: Men get so angry at women for what other men have done.
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @MicrosoftUK: 👋 Meet Robin Sutara, @MicrosoftUK's new Chief Data Officer. The role is the first of its kind at @Microsoft anywhere in t…
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @TheRaDR: I've noticed that the truly excellent white men--the ones who are good at what they do, secure in themselves & their work--ar…
  • Thu, 13:18: RT @ballantine70: My org is starting work to establish an ethical framework for the use of data and AI. Where should we start?
  • Thu, 13:19: RT @matthew1butcher: Interesting Labour not supporting a 5% pay rise for nurses, given this recent @YouGov polling for @nurses_united Wou…
  • Thu, 13:19: RT @albreybrown: Today I hit my goal of working out every day for 6 months! Here's what I learned: there's little correlation between phy…
  • Thu, 13:19: RT @SamuelMarcLowe: If the UK wants the G7 and climate talks to run smoothly this year, and function as a platform to promote post-Brexit B…
  • Thu, 13:20: RT @monkchips: optimistic piece here. imho we need regulation. the press should be properly regulated, independently, and ofcom made stro…
  • Thu, 13:20: RT @mauridb: Maintenance Window is now available in Public Preview for both #AzureSQL and #AzureSQLMI. While this may seem to be a small fe…
  • Thu, 13:20: RT @AkashaThorne: Man currently punching down: “I’m really not punching down. If you take a look at this chart here, you can clearly see th…
  • Thu, 15:09: For anyone who is going to miss Cortana on the Invoke as much as me... I like to think she has a friend https://t.co/RpW6Osntb2
  • Thu, 15:15: RT @mrlacey: TIL: Visual Studio Code has a "Screencast mode" to make it easier for people watching what you're typing. (Such as if demoing…
  • Thu, 15:15: RT @InfoWorld: . @Microsoft has unveiled a new #framework for building collaborative, mixed-reality #applications. What is #Microsoft weavi…
  • Thu, 15:17: Microsoft has spent years working on Windows to turn it into an OS developers will turn to for the machine they code on; here's how much progress has been made so far https://t.co/BiQi1k9hoM
  • Thu, 15:26: RT @violetvolume: @holly it's amazing how certain men respond to women recounting instances of violence, threats, and harassment by men by…
  • Thu, 15:26: RT @eastdakota: It was definitely a setback when Qualcomm dropped out of the ARM server chip business, but we continue to believe that ARM…
  • Thu, 15:27: RT @holly: Hear that, folks? I didn't care about men when I campaigned for better male suicide awareness & treatment. When I got an ad maki…
  • Thu, 16:40: now up to�127,874 full vaccinations in London https://t.co/gvVNIf2sJi
  • Thu, 16:41: RT @Carnage4Life: If you build an app on Roblox, you get a 25% revenue share while the App Store/Google Play get 25% and Roblox keeps 50%.…
  • Thu, 16:41: RT @AshleyySpencer: Katie Leung says publicists instructed her to pretend she wasn’t the target of racist vitriol by fans while playing Cho…
  • Thu, 16:42: RT @katie_martin_fx: obvs. also after bed, and throughout the day https://t.co/LtwvElaf7X
  • Thu, 16:43: RT @GerardAraud: I don’t understand anymore the UK. They negotiate and sign an agreement and two months later they argue that the agreement…
  • Thu, 16:44: RT @williamslauram: Saying this as a people manager. Some of my employees who cope best in a crisis or firedrill literally are the people w…
  • Thu, 16:45: RT @DineenMa: @shanselman "Children have imaginary friends, adults have imaginary enemies" Always my favourite take on that concept.
  • Thu, 16:45: RT @ConnieSchultz: 1988: I’m on deadline with baby Cait in my lap. “What am I doing to her?” I used to wonder. 2016: My Cait fights for fa…
  • Thu, 16:46: RT @maoni0: Avanindra from the Azure Active Directory Gateway team just showed me his blog entry. the summary is their team was able to red…
  • Thu, 16:46: RT @sbarolo: Do you have opinions about fictional detectives, but can't afford to give $10 to your favorite charity right now? No problem:…
  • Thu, 16:47: RT @akela_lacy: very normal to use your million+ followers to bully a younger journalist for sharing their mental health struggles in a twe…
  • Thu, 16:47: RT @JolyonMaugham: So Dido Harding did meet those who had yet to win contracts - but they won't tell us who. https://t.co/9yBDgHE8QM
  • Thu, 16:47: RT @programmingart: For a new blogpost, I'm trying to create the Ultimate #HTTP3 vs #HTTP2 protocol stack image to Rule Them All™. Would lo…
  • Thu, 16:47: RT @DmitryOpines: Schrodinger's import checks. Simultaneously "just a few forms" that will be no barrier to British exporters as soon as…
  • Thu, 16:48: RT @MrAzureAD: M365 roadmap entry #70778 says that access review for #AzureAD ext. identities in #MicrosoftTeams will be enabled by default…
  • Thu, 16:48: RT @migueldeicaza: Generic math for .NET: Our baby is graduating! Last year we prototyped it, and it is now a formal proposal: https://t.…
  • Thu, 16:48: RT @migueldeicaza: What’s beautiful about this design is that all the support for it was there all along. This works by removing artificia…
  • Thu, 16:49: RT @jsnover: Mark your calendars! https://t.co/dy50qT6GJh
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @Ron_Nirenberg: The mask *still* goes over the nose.
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @tlakomy: "Whatever the reason, being told to raise my hands to prove I’m not wearing a watch in my own home is disgusting to me" I agr…
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @mattifestation: An idea: 1. Before releasing exploit code, refer to internet scan results to gauge the extent of the vulnerability. 2…
  • Thu, 16:51: RT @mattifestation: Perhaps businesses are in _more_ need of actionable and non-judgmental patching guidance than they are a forcing functi…
  • Thu, 16:52: RT @petergothard: A new piece of guidance from The Data Standards Authority (and written by me!) at @GDSTeam helps government organisations…
  • Thu, 16:52: RT @JulietEMcKenna: I'm sure Prince William believes his family isn't racist. Nice well-meaning white people say that when they have no clu…
  • Thu, 16:53: RT @baph0meat: really excellent thread on the shortcomings of diagnostic language, which is itself just a reflection of ableist mindsets re…
  • Thu, 16:53: RT @MaxCRoser: This is how electricity production in Denmark changed in the last 20 years. Back in 2000: 47% coal 12% wind Last year:…
  • Thu, 16:53: RT @benandjerrys: The nearly all white GOP’s double standard for what constitutes inappropriate rhetoric on social media is a clear attack…
  • Thu, 16:53: RT @MSWindowsITPro: ICYMI: Windows release health is coming soon to the #Microsoft365 admin center! Find the latest info about #Windows10 f…
  • Thu, 18:13: apropos of absolutely nothing, just because I was looking back at my handwritten notes, I think I found the first time I met @jeffteper in 2006 talking about SPS ;) sites, portals, lists, search, workflow, targeted info, mobile forms, BI, people, linking to Dynamics & SAP, devs https://t.co/cfWEJKXDCI
  • Thu, 19:02: RT @marypcbuk: For anyone who is going to miss Cortana on the Invoke as much as me... I like to think she has a friend https://t.co/RpW6Osn
  • Thu, 19:03: RT @ana_wishnoff: Hope y'all are enjoying the new WinUI 3 - Project Reunion 0.5 Preview bits! If you find a bug with WinUI, file an issue…
  • Thu, 19:04: RT @nthonyChu: Python support in Durable Functions also reached GA today. Run long-running processes, fan-out/fan-in, actors (entities) and…
  • Thu, 19:04: RT @nthonyChu: Today we shared our roadmap for .NET in @AzureFunctions ⚡️ Run .NET 5 apps in production today ⚡️ .NET 6 preview in a few…
  • Thu, 19:08: RT @mattifestation: I ask that readers not mistake this thought exercise as pre-judgment. I won't be wagging my finger when a company inevi…
  • Thu, 19:08: RT @mattifestation: Companies w/ exploits ready to go and wanting to release w/ an accompanying blog post, write it w/ actionable detection…
  • Thu, 19:09: RT @bheater: The speed with which NFTs went from "democratizing the arts" to "rich people scam" is a perfect crash course on the status of…
  • Thu, 19:09: RT @ADHDelaide: Most late diagnosed ADHDers have crippling levels of anxiety because they've been using it as a coping mechanism to kicksta…
  • Thu, 19:15: RT @MayorofLondon: Women and girls should never have to feel the need to change their behaviour to stay safe, but the reality is that they…
  • Thu, 19:15: RT @Natt: Why do people who insist on invoking "a few bad apples" never remember the end of the saying about the bad apples?
  • Thu, 19:16: RT @MayorofLondon: It’s important we listen to women sharing their experiences of feeling scared doing things men don’t even need to think…
  • Thu, 19:17: RT @SwiftOnSecurity: *you wave around Domain Admin as a new toy* "Lol why are you scared the Domain Admin gun isn't even loaded." * I angri…
  • Thu, 19:17: RT @justingrantjg: So... I've spent much of the last 9 months working with a smart bunch of engineers designing a new date/time API for Jav…
  • Thu, 19:18: RT @timnitGebru: Do these companies realize that coming out so defensively actually makes them look worse than the article? https://t.co/CE
  • Thu, 19:18: RT @YaelEisenstat: Again, Facebook knew it prioritized harmful content, including misinformation about the election, and didn't take approp…
  • Thu, 19:18: RT @_KarenHao: Nine months ago, I learned that Facebook has a Responsible AI team, and has had some form of it since Cambridge Analytica. I…
  • Thu, 19:19: Azure DevOps security team, in collaboration with our partners at GitHub, will begin to scan for Azure DevOps personal access tokens (PATs) checked into public repositories on GitHub.� https://t.co/tNk44UtbHb
  • Thu, 19:19: RT @YaelEisenstat: When I was at Facebook, I couldn't understand why none of the things I tried to ask/do/explore--combating disinfo in pol…
  • Thu, 19:20: RT @YaelEisenstat: Those of us (and there are many) who argue that Facebook's engagement obsession fuels division and, as my TED talk claim…
  • Thu, 19:22: RT @laurieontech: Do not ever reach out to someone about an opportunity and mention, in any way, that you're doing it because you want more…
  • Thu, 19:23: RT @Francis_Y_Yan: I just found a bug of @googlecalendar when I was curious about what would happen if I schedule a meeting that straddles…
  • Thu, 19:24: RT @ericlaw: Longshot, but any @reddit Devs among my tweeps? When you open a reddit link in a background tab, the title doesn't get set to…
  • Thu, 19:24: RT @HayesBrown: Welp. “Everybody shouldn’t be voting” is a hell of a statement https://t.co/LS7wW0shWK
  • Thu, 19:25: RT @TashasEv: This was so much fun to do! Just to recap the tops points from my interview: 1. You don't need a CS degree to work at MS 2.…
  • Thu, 19:27: RT @iridienne: Seriously. Women do not experience misogyny and gendered discrimination because of our BODIES! We experience misogyny becaus…
  • Thu, 19:27: RT @iridienne: As a cis woman i would like to state for the record that exactly ZERO of the times i have experienced misogyny or gendered d…
  • Thu, 19:27: RT @IanMikutel: 1/ 🚨Excited to announce Microsoft Whiteboard Public Preview for Android & Whiteboard for @MicrosoftTeams channels & chat! L…
  • Thu, 19:28: RT @fluxcd: 🤩 We are thrilled to announce @CloudNativeFdn TOC just promoted us to Incubating project status! 🎊 Huge thanks to our communit…
  • Thu, 19:28: RT @cstross: Incidentally, to the folks arguing for 30 years (or less) as a term for copyright: I’m currently 22 years into writing the Lau…
  • Thu, 19:28: RT @Xbox: THIS IS A LIST OF ICONIC #bethesda GAMES YOU CAN PLAY TOMORROW WITH @XBOXGAMEPASS 🗡️ DISHONORED DE ⚔️ DISHONORED 2 🔫 DOOM ✌️ DOO…
  • Thu, 19:30: RT @Dr_Frantastic: Great job title at the @britishmuseum https://t.co/mHKhxvxPFe
  • Thu, 19:30: RT @NatashaBertrand: All suspects detained in Washington, D.C., on charges stemming from the Jan. 6 siege of the Capitol are being treated…
  • Thu, 19:30: RT @archaeologymag: Researchers are using digital photography and 3-D scans to study and document more than 1,000 Paleolithic footprints in…
  • Thu, 19:32: RT @PaulBrandITV: UPDATE: Things are quickly falling apart tonight. A second advisor James Morton has also resigned from the panel, citing…
  • Thu, 19:32: RT @manekd: As a beekeeper, I was not too surprised that money won over the environment for a government that once claimed to be the greene…
  • Thu, 19:34: RT @_KarenHao: Hi Schrep, thanks for weighing in here. I make very clear in these two paragraphs how much AI fairness and bias work is inde…
  • Thu, 19:34: RT @perdricof: always good to be reminded of the difference between science and scientism science is the slow hard collective process of f…
  • Thu, 21:39: RT @miketaylr: criming pro-tip: when planning crimes over video calls, don't name the meeting "planning some crimes" https://t.co/h5FsbKlPrB
  • Thu, 21:40: RT @jeffreystrauss: Time-boxed panics just became my new favorite coping mechanism. I'm not sure that ten minutes will be adequate, but it'…
  • Thu, 21:41: RT @colleentie: the whataboutism of NFTs i see ppl doing is so strange (wow you criticize NFTs but drive a CAR???) bc its its rare u get a…
  • Thu, 21:41: RT @ddzumba: New! The @MSFTResearch Enable team has an opening for a Research Intern - Creativity, Accessibility, and Expressivity. https:/…
  • Thu, 21:43: RT @timnitGebru: Imagine how I feel about the people I brought in like a month before I got fired. I got fired when they were in the middle…
  • Thu, 21:43: RT @gabrielazanfir: @PrivacyMatters I wholeheartedly support and promote Convention 108(+). But my understanding is that as far as US is co…
  • Thu, 21:44: RT @RebeccasWorking: @matvelloso I planned out my gallery wall, made a color palette, and even made some of the art in PowerPoint when I mo…
  • Thu, 21:44: RT @TaylorLorenz: I spoke about online harassment on international women’s day b/c I believe all women (especially WOC) deserve support in…
  • Thu, 21:45: RT @BootstrapCook: Hello. A dear friend of mine lost a very special scarf yesterday. On or around Mill St, off Tower Bridge Rd, SE London,…
  • Thu, 21:46: RT @dermayank: I loved Linux a lot and used it for 3 years. But my company laptop only contains @Windows. At first I found it little annoy…
  • Thu, 21:48: RT @soapachu: It's only ever about power. It's never about what you're wearing or how attractive you are, or what time it is or where you a…
  • Thu, 21:49: RT @edbott: I've just updated this post. If you're contemplating a clean install of Windows 10, check it out: https://t.co/VEJBBeWm6T
  • Thu, 21:49: RT @caro_milanesi: While employees might feel comfortable working from home and despite proving their ability to work productively, the dat…
  • Thu, 21:49: RT @joshholmes: Let's stop pretending that "normal" was all that healthy. Let's figure out what's better than either lockdown or "normal" a…
  • Thu, 21:54: RT @lucyinglis: The girls stood up and cheered and applauded when I'd finished. I even got some whoops. The teachers told them to sit down…
  • Fri, 01:06: RT @AzureCosmosDB: Add #hybrid connectivity to your existing #Cassandra clusters with Azure Managed Instance for Apache Cassandra. This new…
  • Fri, 01:06: RT @orinthomas: @CaptainFoley Good that they let you know! My great surprise cameo was my MS Press books on the shelf of Big Bang Theory se…
  • Fri, 01:07: RT @krozwitsch: Hello artists 👋 Here's a helpful thread that helps you to prevent people from profiting off your hard work by using NFTs.…
  • Fri, 01:08: RT @juliefairey: We see you white media men saying the female PM has to make time once a week to talk to a white media man who denigrates h…
  • Fri, 01:09: RT @MrboomstickXL: Phil Spencer during the "Round Table" @Bethesda X @Microsoft: * Contracts on current Bethesda games will be honored * G…
  • Fri, 01:09: RT @AlexandreChohfi: We just shipped a new version of the #WindowsCommunityToolkit based on #ProjectReunion 0.5.0-prerelease. Check it out!…
  • Fri, 01:11: RT @uche_blackstock: DATA ENTRY HELP NEEDED FOR VACCINES AT JAVITS CENTER: The Javits Center is DESPERATE for help administering the vacci…
  • Fri, 01:13: RT @edzitron: This is going to be extremely difficult to go around considering it’s impossible to text someone a number https://t.co/MproUx
  • Fri, 01:13: RT @Karuana: @gsheldon I just did an interactive #Whiteboard session today with my team to plot the future of https://t.co/aG0KaV6EGp It's…
  • Fri, 01:18: RT @feliciapaigexo: Idk who needs to hear this, but take your lunch break, your evenings, your weekends, your holidays, and your PTO. You…
  • Fri, 01:20: RT @AndrewPStreet: Morning! Just a reminder on Scott Morrison’s attitude toward women: Female minister supposedly doesn’t report a rape to…
  • Fri, 01:20: RT @sshell_: This month so far in infosec: - Exchange RCE chain - 5 Windows DNS server RCEs - F5 BIG-IP unauthed RCE ... and it's only bee…
  • Fri, 01:21: RT @LBC: An organiser for the 'Reclaim These Streets' vigil for Sarah Everard says she would "feel silenced" if the Met Police stop Saturda…
  • Fri, 01:22: RT @sadydoyle: Online harassment is a form of gendered violence, and like most gendered violence, our impulse is to deal with it by telling…
  • Fri, 01:22: RT @jemelehill: This is an important study and long confirms what many people of color have known. It’s also critical that we are understan…
  • Fri, 01:37: RT @HeidiBoghosian: More revelations from the #Gab hack available on @DDoSecret. Investors include prominent Neo-Nazis, QAnon influencers…
  • Fri, 01:39: RT @sheltondesigner: Another view of why someone would get involved in destructive cults or narcissistic relationships: because the cult or…
  • Fri, 01:39: RT @theHUGOAT_: If you are in the Bay Area please bring business to this restaurant in SF Japantown & any of the businesses in the Japantow…
  • Fri, 01:42: RT @novelaugust: Is there an Edge plugin that'll redirect me to a different URL if I type a bad URL by muscle memory? (hint: twitter dot co…
  • Fri, 01:43: RT @Rschooley: Republicans want less security around the Capitol, which was breached, and more "security" around elections, which were not.
  • Fri, 01:46: RT @drvconway: Men need to listen to women about sexual violence. White people need to listen to POC about racism. Straight people to LGBTQ…
  • Fri, 01:46: RT @GregBensinger: One of the problems with Uber and Lyft was their refusal to share data on dangerous drivers/passengers with one another,…
  • Fri, 01:47: RT @donasarkar: How many of my lady friends have ever been called 🏎 Aggressive 👩🏼‍🎤 Intimidating 💋 “a lot to take” ...and how many of y…
  • Fri, 01:48: RT @jgownder: "The Party of law and order" is at it again 🙄😒 https://t.co/cAFIfqxmE3
  • Fri, 01:49: I totally forgot to make sure @ChloeCondon saw this ;) https://t.co/VB9Vn3kOkq
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