Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Fri, 13:35: RT @DavidHenigUK: It would be fair to say that good knowledge of the EU, Northern Ireland or trade was not only not a requirement for senio…
  • Fri, 13:35: RT @archiebland: .@HuffPostUK is closing its uk news operation, leaving 16 of 29 editorial staff facing prospect of redundancy. editor in c…
  • Fri, 13:37: RT @katjahofmann: We're hiring! An amazing opportunity for an experienced reinforcement learning researcher, excited to drive insight in #R
  • Fri, 13:37: RT @cstross: Thought for the day: If transhumanism/extropianism follows the same essential design pattern as Christianity, only with AI/mi…
  • Fri, 14:53: RT @Rschooley: He invited every one that voted for it. https://t.co/LJZhNaj7YF
  • Fri, 14:54: RT @Joannechocolat: Here's a little mini-thread, to test your imagination. 1. Imagine your child has been bitten by a rabid dog. 2. Imagi…
  • Fri, 14:58: RT @YusufsDSBlog: Another common MIP ask: How to secure the external collaboration with AIP AND Double Key Encryption (DKE - which is the…
  • Fri, 15:01: RT @SBSNews: Professional wrestlers enforce the face mask rule at the Central de Abastos market in Mexico City. https://t.co/1BDljcv953
  • Fri, 17:48: RT @JesseCharlesLee: Just as an example: the federal website Biden discussed last night should have been built, tested, and online by the t…
  • Fri, 17:49: RT @BenjySarlin: The Rubio argument here isn't exactly "it's a worker's party now!" material. It's more: Unions are mostly bad, but we don'…
  • Fri, 17:50: RT @emptywheel: For those talking about Roger Stone's chummy ties with the Oath Keepers, @dfriedman33 did a piece on how many of his bodygu…
  • Fri, 17:52: RT @socrates1024: raise your hand if you fully understand every smart contract and blockchain-based software system https://t.co/Q77Ak4veSn
  • Fri, 17:54: RT @djrothkopf: All president's since Roosevelt had been compared with him and his achievements in his first 100 days. Going forward, they…
  • Fri, 18:07: RT @nicktolhurst: +MEDIA UPDATE+ One of Britain’s most critically acclaimed news-comedy shows - The Mash Report - is to be axed as part of…
  • Fri, 18:07: RT @nicktolhurst: 2/ The new BBC director Tim Davie - a prominent Conservative supporter of Boris Johnson - has been tasked with a radical…
  • Fri, 18:07: RT @nicktolhurst: 3/ The Mash Report was publicly identified as one of the early targets for cancellation by Boris Johnson’s “anti-woke un…
  • Fri, 18:08: the notion that Brexit isn't a self-satirizing pit of the most excruciating comedy� https://t.co/nS3Pjj0n0D
  • Fri, 18:08: RT @nicktolhurst: 6/ The attack on comedy that the head of the BBC is tasked with is particularly aimed at under 40s who - are not only hi…
  • Fri, 18:08: RT @chancethedev: TypeScript users: I'm working on some new educational material on converting existing code to TS and I want to know what…
  • Fri, 18:10: finally, after losing three of their LGBT+ advisors and roundly losing the petition debate, the UK government is - making a bold statement it then immediately rows back https://t.co/sP1tCkRlvr
  • Fri, 18:10: RT @PaulBrandITV: Tonight, using less precise language, the Prime Minister said he wants to “stamp out” conversion therapy but said it is “…
  • Fri, 18:10: RT @PaulBrandITV: The equalities advisor whose resignation sparked this debate has cautiously welcomed the government’s change in approach…
  • Fri, 18:11: RT @ajitgeorgeSB: Kill the sole genius myth. It is destructive to the individual. It is destructive to the team. It is destructive to socie…
  • Fri, 18:12: if you can't patch your Exchange server, you almost certainly shouldn't be running an Exchange server; it's literally a commodity� https://t.co/DBAoh847HU
  • Fri, 18:15: RT @MSFTResearch: Automated sign language translation can fail to capture subtleties of everyday usage. Read how @DanielleKBragg and team a…
  • Fri, 18:16: RT @bdsams: If this is the route they are taking, Microsoft response should be: "ok Google, tell me who fired their AI ethical researches…
  • Fri, 18:18: RT @MayorofLondon: It’s simply not right that women and girls routinely live in fear of men and boys as they go about their lives. Sarah Ev…
  • Fri, 18:18: RT @thekatyrex: If you say "women and trans people" because you want to include every person who has been discriminated against for not bei…
  • Fri, 18:19: RT @jasonhickel: This is devastating news. Global South countries have been fighting for the right to manufacture and import affordable ve…
  • Fri, 18:19: RT @RicksterCDN: Ireland is on my bucket list for visiting once travel is open once again, but Ilana here is posting some very cool JOB OPP…
  • Fri, 19:44: filling out a survey for the Microsoft support site and I can't decide if it's good or bad that Bing is a write-in option for searching the internet https://t.co/wjRPhLDXBF
  • Fri, 19:50: I'm going to need everyone working on this to watch Brainstorm over the weekend https://t.co/IQ4zB9USgz
  • Fri, 19:50: RT @midwestern_ope: The UK drives on the left side of the road, midwesterners drive on what’s left of the road we are not the same https://…
  • Fri, 19:50: RT @tomcopley: I wrote to the JCVI in January calling for homeless people to be prioritised for vaccination, so this announcement is welcom…
  • Fri, 19:51: RT @XboxGamePass: Wait, can we still welcome #bethesda to the library if we already welcomed them to the family? because welcome to the li…
  • Fri, 19:57: Thames Water just told me we are getting a discount because it hasn't done better on leaks but that the bill is going up because it had to give us a discount last year because it hadn't done well enough on leaks... also, a maybe more relevantt pic � https://t.co/VfGgzXKGnS https://t.co/LY7H94UTU3
  • Fri, 20:13: RT @drewharwell: @lizjosullivan Update: The Swiss hacker in this case had their apartment raided amid FBI investigation. As @WilliamTurton
  • Fri, 20:14: RT @drewharwell: @lizjosullivan Here are some images from the massive Verkada breach that the hackers shared with us, to show you how far t…
  • Fri, 20:14: RT @drewharwell: @lizjosullivan Verkada's "People Analytics": Search by face and track someone across all cameras and times. Filter out peo…
  • Fri, 20:14: RT @mikebaz: Google has somehow managed to both practice "whataboutism" and fuck it up both at the same time. That's kind of amazing. http…
  • Fri, 20:25: hey Google, if you want to learn how best to throw shade on Microsoft, I can quote you my commercial rates... https://t.co/VB9Vn3kOkq
  • Fri, 22:29: it's infuriating that YouTube doesn't provide transcripts with embedded videos so you have to go to the YouTube site (and click to say no, just like the last 5,000 times, I don't want to sign in). it's very anti-acessibility.
  • Sat, 02:09: RT @kpyke: If you manage managers, take some time to check on how they are doing. They are looking out for the wellbeing of the rest of you…
  • Sat, 02:10: RT @DanHendrycks: NLP for law is in its infancy due to a lack of training data. To address this, we created a large dataset for contract re…
  • Sat, 02:11: RT @TerriblyBland: cryptoart bros: no, like, NFTs are really good for the art community the art community: *collectively on locked account…
  • Sat, 02:11: RT @timnitGebru: In case you thought the harassment was gone. Here's a string from today. I don't know if its one person or a bunch of tr…
  • Sat, 02:12: RT @shanselman: As a diabetic, I can attest that diabetes doesn't cause spontaneous racism. So. There's that. https://t.co/Hij6HfVr4y
  • Sat, 02:13: RT @_achu: MSFT has given us 5 days of wellness days and after taking half of one yesterday I can safely say it makes a huge difference to…
  • Sat, 02:13: RT @PersocomNina: wwwwwwwwooooooowwwwwwwwwwwwwww https://t.co/7RtEFWHHL0
  • Sat, 02:14: RT @timnitGebru: Everything I'm facing today is exactly the result of what happened to me at Google, and their subsequent actions. https://…
  • Sat, 02:14: RT @bonni07: I want to emphasize that once your art is stolen to be tokenized, your original art will be regarded by crypto as the fake one…
  • Sat, 02:17: RT @satyanadella: I am appalled by the ongoing acts of hate against Asian Americans and the Asian community globally. Racism, hate and viol…
  • Sat, 02:18: RT @espiers: This gets at the root of the problem that Substack is kind of avoiding addressing: if they offer writers advances of any kind…
  • Sat, 02:19: RT @JuddLegum: UPDATE: A coalition of civil rights groups is holding a protest Saturday and Sunday at @CocaCola’s headquarters in Georgia.…
  • Sat, 02:20: RT @natfriedman: 🩹Friday GitHub papercut: you can now sort repos by name on the org page. Happy sorting! https://t.co/lLnhWMYlf9
  • Sat, 02:20: RT @GBBranstetter: Worth noting one in fifty kids is transgender according to @CDCgov, so trans kids are actually *underperforming* in athl…
  • Sat, 02:21: RT @dangillmor: It's dawning on Democrats that Republicans define bipartisanship differently depending on who's in power. When Republicans…
  • Sat, 02:21: RT @DanPriceSeattle: If a $15 minimum wage is unfair because cost of living varies across the country, why don't we apply that logic to sen…
  • Sat, 02:23: RT @getwired: Seems to me that we either help with supply by releasing doses (which we won’t do yet) or allowing the right to manufacture.…
  • Sat, 02:24: RT @CBridge_Chief: Interesting response to @_KarenHao. The issue isn’t that the problems aren’t important. The issue is the situational mod…
  • Sat, 02:24: RT @ChristosMatskas: The Identity and Network Security division at Microsoft is hiring! This is an excellent org within Microsoft and I wou…
  • Sat, 02:26: RT @natfriedman: GitHub Discussions are now available for private repositories: https://t.co/Bs73I3efVJ Give it a go!
  • Sat, 02:26: RT @docugami: NEW BLOG POST: “Contracts are the lifeblood of business, government, and organizations. But contracts are painful to create,…
  • Sat, 02:26: RT @jeanpaoli: @docugami Our take at @docugami on the true potential of integrating all the insights and information contained in contracts…
  • Sat, 02:26: RT @DenelonMs: Here is a sneak peek of `winget import`. We need to fix a couple of things (regex and rainbows), but it's almost ready to sh…
  • Sat, 02:26: RT @alex: Partner just asked what an NFT is - she’s my barometer of when things break into the non-tech set. Faster propagation than I expe…
  • Sat, 02:27: RT @dbrauer: The Floyd settlement = ~7% of the amount raised by city’s 2021 property tax levy. The Damond & Floyd settlement work out to ab…
  • Sat, 02:28: RT @BrexitBin: Step by sinister step. https://t.co/TmITDVIvBZ
  • Sat, 02:29: RT @emilymbender: When the stochastic parrots paper gets linked from Hacker News, by now it's predictable that people will a) have some awf…
  • Sat, 02:29: RT @Tao23: "We're opposed to creators' estates controlling their intellecutal property. We think the federal government should force them b…
  • Sat, 02:30: RT @anthonypjshaw: I know you're not supposed to ship to production on Friday, but vscode-pets 0.7.0 is out for @code. Featuring a new pet…
  • Sat, 02:30: RT @MSEdgeDev: Microsoft Edge will have a new release schedule starting this fall to serve our customers better. This includes a new option…
  • Sat, 02:31: RT @DrJenGunter: Nothing says “the party of life” more than making it harder to get cancer screening and other essential medical care https…
  • Sat, 02:31: RT @vj_chidambaram: Kudos to @HadasKressGazit. I hope more researchers take principled positions like this. At my end, I will not apply for…
  • Sat, 02:31: RT @vj_chidambaram: Everything works on incentives. If academia is always incentivized to look for the next payout from Google, we can goin…
  • Sat, 02:31: RT @L_badikho: Basic error in rational thinking is forgetting confounders*. Happens even with Nobel prizes and Turing awards. * One in man…
  • Sat, 02:34: it's disturbing how many Clarke's Law 'a distinguished but elderly scientists' of all ages there are in the tech industry� https://t.co/rAWJXSd0Ek
  • Sat, 02:35: RT @HadasKressGazit: Not only is the research process and integrity of Google tainted, but it is clear, by the way these women were treated…
  • Sat, 02:35: RT @HadasKressGazit: Do I expect other researchers to cancel their participation? No. I am privileged in that I am a tenured full professor…
  • Sat, 02:35: RT @HadasKressGazit: Why am I posting this on twitter? To show my support for the important work @timnitGebru , @mmitchell_ai and their wh…
  • Sat, 02:38: RT @jtperkin: @jevakallio Someone once told me that what we call "burnout" is really just the natural reaction to exploitation.
  • Sat, 02:38: RT @WithinRafael: Folks writing drivers for Windows: Please register for Plugfest 33 and submit your driver for additional scrutiny. https:…
  • Sat, 02:44: RT @shannonmstirone: This is so wildly irresponsible. @Twitter this needs to be flagged for spreading misinformation. https://t.co/GwrKb71V
  • Sat, 02:44: RT @CREMicrosoft: To wrap up this week we'd like to introduce you to Jagvinder, Pinny Mann- Senior Portfolio Manager of India as well as Di…
  • Sat, 02:45: RT @CasualLaw: It is tempting to make fun of Facebook's AI guy trying to defend their program on Twitter but let's all be more understandin…
  • Sat, 02:48: RT @BloombergME: @ylecun Reading this I thought not just about Joaquin, but you and the other talented ppl working on AI at FB. I'm sure th…
  • Sat, 02:50: RT @ryanjreilly: NEW: The feds made an arrest in the brutal assault on Officer Mike Fanone during the Capitol riot. Thomas Sibick stole th…
  • Sat, 02:52: RT @dany0w: Absolute juggernaut in creating order out of chaos: https://t.co/kUdEbmqFP4
  • Sat, 02:52: RT @Documentalope: That realization, along with the room to treat accessibility as a priority, changed my IA practice. It gave me the confi…
  • Sat, 02:52: RT @Documentalope: Putting on my librarian hat, I started reading papers, and I was shocked at how little we talked about this in the disci…
  • Sat, 02:55: stares in UK� https://t.co/M65k2gWtla
  • Sat, 02:55: RT @PatrickMoorhead: Big screw up Austin and Texas. The Samsung losses will be larger. https://t.co/Wby8Q84AF0
  • Sat, 02:57: RT @searls: TFW you install 8 ceiling fan lights throughout a house and are careful to get the same brand for all of them only to realize t…
  • Sat, 02:58: RT @codingchaos: In a talk once, I said that the root cause of many accessibility bugs is ableism embedded into every part of the web ecosy…
  • Sat, 03:00: RT @panusaukko: Paid apps will be removed from Microsoft Store for Business on April 14th, 2021. Free apps will continue to work, so this…
  • Sat, 03:01: RT @leftoblique: There was literally a genocide, my dude https://t.co/qF8Ac5Zar8
  • Sat, 03:01: RT @alexhanna: Yann, this is one of the best articles on AI bias I think I've read in the past year. You're confusing "journalistic fairnes…
  • Sat, 03:02: RT @geomblog: I was talking to a Ph.D student recently and they asked me (or at least I understood them to be asking) whether, in the light…
  • Sat, 03:03: RT @jones206: As we look at some of the legacy models for extending Excel, we've improved the security & scanning capabilities so that anti…
  • Sat, 03:03: RT @coaster_katy: Windows Hello for Business is easy to manage if you're using Intune - I've had a look at setting it up in my latest blog…
  • Sat, 03:07: RT @geomblog: I gave a brief answer at the time, to the effect of "the fact that we're seeing pushback means that our efforts are working",…
  • Sat, 03:07: RT @geomblog: "back in the day", when I first was talking to journalists about AI bias, I remember people saying, "well yeah, but this is a…
  • Sat, 03:07: RT @geomblog: The big shift that I am beginning to see now with Karen's article is to "Hey we have amazing researchers doing stuff on AI Bi…
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