Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Wed, 13:41: RT @StevePeers: A two year mobility scheme for 3000 Indian graduates is *really* not comparable to free movement. This is as hyperpartisan…
  • Wed, 13:42: RT @notCursedE: So @ChtyCommission. I believe its time for you to strip LGB alliance of charity status. This full page ad taken out today…
  • Wed, 13:42: RT @ClaudiaWebbe: Boohoo has just announced 41% increase in profits. Its now inline to pay its billionaire bosses £50m in bonuses. Boohoo…
  • Wed, 13:43: RT @QueerSatanic: the synergy of transmisogyny, queerphobia, and white supremacy working all at once seemingly without pause would be fasci…
  • Wed, 13:44: RT @AJLUnited: Spotify just patented tech to listen to everything — not just your voice — to *try* to predict your age, gender, emotional s…
  • Wed, 13:45: RT @rupertg: People writing about him. And what are you doing? Writing about him. I think there's a term in psychotherapy for this sort…
  • Wed, 14:52: fintech has reached the 'shouting at regulators' stage� https://t.co/AlVMZgSKHi
  • Wed, 15:00: every product feature should go through the risk analysis stage of 'who could this harm?' and 'what's the worst that could happen?' because the *scale* of technology means it's likely to happen https://t.co/51UDfmrUSp
  • Wed, 15:00: RT @RVAwonk: Facebook literally set up the Oversight Board to escape some of the bad PR they were getting by putting the ball in someone el…
  • Wed, 15:00: RT @BostonJoan: Imagine spending millions to offload blame only to have it returned like a bill lost in the mail, which is now overdue.
  • Wed, 15:01: RT @RVAwonk: Well this is interesting. Facebook “declined” to answer questions from the Facebook-appointed Oversight Board. https://t.co/q7
  • Wed, 15:03: the Facebook OB seems to be drawing attention to how toothless FB has set it up to be https://t.co/YfVwO6LBAR
  • Wed, 15:03: RT @CarmenCrincoli: For all you weirdos who still love Windows XP: Windows XP is now 5 years older than the ORIGINAL Windows *1.0* was when…
  • Wed, 15:05: RT @kyleve: The thing that gets me about the “no politics at work” thing is: I’m a white guy – born on easy mode. Yet until 2015 (!!) if…
  • Wed, 15:05: RT @shadowfax1804: This is the beauty of the two vote system - you can vote for the candidate you really want first (no matter how fringe)…
  • Wed, 15:06: RT @lucasjoppa: Thanks @FastCompany for a trip down memory lane. From early days in @MSFTResearch dreaming about the next big thing to toda…
  • Wed, 15:06: RT @PrivacyMatters: data can include “Recent destinations, favorite locations, call logs, contact lists, SMS messages, emails, pictures, vi…
  • Wed, 15:07: RT @PrivacyMatters: red light areas, if you paused & for how long to ascertain prices; it can tell which brothels you may have parked outsi…
  • Wed, 15:07: RT @karaswisher: BINGO from CNBC, which has been my main point: "The board effectively punted the decision on the length of the suspension…
  • Wed, 15:07: RT @mims: Facebook spending $130 million on an independent oversight board in hopes of pushing responsibility for banning world leaders ont…
  • Wed, 15:08: SharePoint site descriptions didn't used to be something you could search for; now they are� https://t.co/WWw9V3P1dd
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @OversightBoard: Finally, we urged Facebook to conduct a review into its contribution to the narrative of electoral fraud and political…
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @OversightBoard: Facebook cannot make up the rules as it goes, and anyone concerned about its power should be concerned about allowing t…
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @OversightBoard: We call on Facebook to ensure that if a head of state or high government official repeatedly posts messages that pose a…
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @OversightBoard: If Facebook opts for a suspension for a set period of time for influential users, the company should assess the risk of…
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @OversightBoard: The ‘newsworthiness’ of a public figure’s remarks should never take priority over urgent action to prevent harm. Facebo…
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @OversightBoard: Restrictions on speech are often imposed by powerful state actors against dissidents and political oppositions. Faceboo…
  • Wed, 15:11: RT @hacks4pancakes: I keep seeing tweet after tweet lately from my fellow incident responders about preparing for and deterring ransomware…
  • Wed, 15:11: RT @mhaney_rva: @hacks4pancakes 2 of our suppliers got hit this week. It’s Tuesday.
  • Wed, 15:11: RT @JP_Courtois: I am proud of the role our Global Social Entrepreneurship Program can play in empowering those who can take an idea, apply…
  • Wed, 15:15: I'll always have a soft spot for Windows XP because when I quit AOL with no job to go to, the editor I was writing a tips piece for every month was also launching the Official Windows XP magazine and I had enough regular work on the mag to start my freelance career before I left! https://t.co/sJFPp0iaRu
  • Wed, 15:17: last week was terrible, we never thought us demanding that people stop talking about difficult things would backfire, now all stop talking about the difficult thing!� https://t.co/TYOXPD2TG0
  • Wed, 15:18: RT @CaseyNewton: Also just a lil more Basecamp news https://t.co/OwTGr1jyaE
  • Wed, 15:18: RT @thedextriarchy: Apple comes out on the attack. Accusing Patel of “wanting Epic to win” for retweeting an Elizabeth Warren tweet critica…
  • Wed, 15:18: RT @thedextriarchy: Nvidia has mostly stayed quiet about the Apple rejection. Now, it says it submitted the app through the approval proces…
  • Wed, 15:19: RT @Trump_ton: Cabinet ministers are now required to pray to the Union Flag every morning chanting "he paid for his own childcare and wallp…
  • Wed, 15:20: RT @MikeIsaac: "Anyone who is concerned about Facebook’s excessive concentration of power should welcome the board telling Facebook that it…
  • Wed, 15:22: RT @mer__edith: Somehow got signed up to an HR professionals list and the lesson is, either you're at the mercy of these ghouls, or you uni…
  • Wed, 15:22: RT @Carnage4Life: Speculative assets are now so normalized that serious investors have to apologize for not participating in bubbles. $1,…
  • Wed, 15:23: RT @coffeeartgirl: Thank you @IanColdwater and @TabbySable for being awesome co-chairs of k8s sig-security. I draw my inspiration from the…
  • Wed, 15:24: RT @ElegantCoder: Used Oktokit to integrate @github into a webapp I am building in Blazor. It took all of 20 minutes. Great library and I…
  • Wed, 15:25: IT US!� https://t.co/rmtZ7STSD2
  • Wed, 15:25: RT @JMarkOckerbloom: Useful explainer thread on why libraries can't offer ebooks for all their titles. (Many of them are not made available…
  • Wed, 15:25: RT @sarahoconnor_: Lots of stories recently about how Tories don't really know what they mean by their "levelling up" policy. It's true tha…
  • Wed, 15:26: RT @classiclib3ral: This place discovered a crazy new trick to find new workers https://t.co/PqEORHp7km
  • Wed, 15:28: RT @DavMicRot: Donny Trump started a blog yesterday, where he spends his days trying to undermine republic and will likely continue to enco…
  • Wed, 15:29: RT @mrfgrimes1: Our Security Council status is written into the UN Charter, all the Permanent 5 have a veto on changes to it so Scottish in…
  • Wed, 15:29: RT @sbisson: Over at @InfoWorld I take a dive into Azure's new Web PubSub service, a websocket-based messaging hub architecture for real ti…
  • Wed, 15:30: RT @alexvtunzelmann: When people complain about “woke” academics “erasing” or “rewriting” history, what they mean is “the facts challenge m…
  • Wed, 15:30: RT @mainframed767: Nothing makes me happier than the ironic crypto currency doing better than "real" crypto currencies.
  • Wed, 15:31: RT @Birdyword: Off-topic but feel like the average Brit does not have a good conception about just how much richer Australia is than the UK…
  • Wed, 15:33: show gratitude for employees doing the difficult things like pointing out that your company can't escape the fact that technology is political rather than telling them to shut up and work� https://t.co/FW4RBOEHUH
  • Wed, 16:45: RT @geekwire: Here’s how Microsoft is helping India with its COVID-19 catastrophe https://t.co/oTHQl85Z3f
  • Wed, 16:48: RT @katebehncken: As we witness the impact on friends, co-workers and the broader community in India, it is clear we can and must help. @Mi
  • Wed, 16:50: RT @kefimochi: "But ultimately, if a white man's abuses are discovered and he's no longer able to freely center himself... he will often co…
  • Wed, 16:54: RT @cstross: “How can you tell if Clownshoes Churchill is lying?” “His lips are moving.” https://t.co/eWQm1RLzQ9
  • Wed, 16:54: RT @ExTechOp: "More than half of people across the UK think Scotland should be allowed a second independence referendum within five years i…
  • Wed, 16:54: RT @_danilo: One of the interesting things about Basecamp as a ~discourse~ is how it reveals that we have folks running around UNABLE TO PE…
  • Wed, 16:55: RT @_danilo: Here it is: It’s not just the invisibility of power. It is the invisibility of your bias TOWARD THE POWERFUL and against th…
  • Wed, 16:55: RT @DMinghella: "The most dangerous, dangerous phase in an operation to control a disease is just at the time when the numbers are low, and…
  • Wed, 16:55: RT @AINowInstitute: We joined @AccessNow @fightfortheftr @UMAW_ and 180+ musicians and human rights orgs in calling on @Spotify to publicly…
  • Wed, 16:56: RT @JolyonMaugham: This refusal to engage has gone so far that @ukhomeoffice has, as of the most recent “engagement event” shut down the qu…
  • Wed, 16:56: RT @JolyonMaugham: An unknown number of the Windrush generation remain stranded overseas, having been refused re-entry after going abroad.…
  • Wed, 16:56: RT @PaulBrandITV: NEW: The Home Office says winners of an Oscar, Grammy, Nobel Prize and other prestigious awards will be fast tracked for…
  • Wed, 16:56: RT @PaulBrandITV: Here’s the full list of awards for dance, theatre, architecture, fashion etc that will now get you a fast tracked immigra…
  • Wed, 17:36: the geopolitics of the source of ~80% of the processors that go into technology is a *fascinating* example of 'is technology in any way political'� https://t.co/eCTIP8ptEq
  • Wed, 17:36: RT @tomwarren: Wright says main competition to Xbox is PlayStation and to a lesser degree Nintendo Switch. "We don't see an iPhone as a com…
  • Wed, 17:36: RT @tomwarren: "Does Microsoft ever earn a profit on the sale of an Xbox console?" No says Wright. "If Microsoft sells consoles at a loss,…
  • Wed, 17:37: RT @LorraineBardeen: This really matters. So many of my colleagues are under immense stress and worry right now, for loved ones in India.…
  • Wed, 17:37: RT @jdp23: Kudos to @KCCKohlWelles @RDembowski and @DaveUpthegrove for sponsoring this important legislation. Here's an op-ed by CM Kohl-…
  • Wed, 17:37: RT @jdp23: Starting at 9:30, it's the King County Council "Committee of the Whole" meeting, with a likely vote on an ordinance to ban gover…
  • Wed, 17:38: RT @aevavoom: "Inclusive Naming Working Group" w/ @celeste_horgan Building an inclusive & diverse culture -- something #kubernetes is kno…
  • Wed, 17:41: the politics inherent in technology has been a bit more visible recently but we don't think enough about how diversity and security and not making truly terrible design decisions about product features are all interlinked https://t.co/R3pGYeuOO2
  • Wed, 17:42: RT @EmmaBostian: Things I do as a technical interviewer: 1. State this is a conversation, not a test 2. Let the candidate look up APIs 3. T…
  • Wed, 17:42: ok, the 'technology is inherently political' angle is just getting too easy now ;)� https://t.co/A5xFmUhomf
  • Wed, 17:42: RT @CTOAdvisor: It's a big deal that the CEO of Amex is on-camera/stage with Dell talking about how an infrastructure company is helping on…
  • Wed, 17:43: RT @nitya: Already learning about best practices from an online event perspective. Love that @satyanadella starts by introducing himself, t…
  • Wed, 17:46: RT @rowanf: This is so true. I was just having a discussion with a friend who posted one of these "this is what a wheelchair looks like" in…
  • Wed, 17:47: RT @Ex67T20: @mikepompeo Find someone who looks at you like Mike Pompeo looks at the guy who ordered Jamal Khashoggi killed. https://t.co/t
  • Wed, 17:48: RT @strandjs: To all the new people in security: I want it to be easier for you than it was for "us". I want you to feel welcome. I want…
  • Wed, 17:55: RT @ekp: This rings true to me, but also is extremely generous. Not sure what else they expected when they signed up and saw the structure…
  • Wed, 17:55: RT @derekmcgowan: Nearly 7 years ago I started working at Docker and the new secure image distribution project was my first big project. Gr…
  • Wed, 17:56: RT @JenMsft: I press the Windows key and type 28 + 47 😁 https://t.co/MCvpe8Z2Ls
  • Wed, 18:11: apps and addins are part of what makes Office so useful, so naturally attackers use them as a way to get in and send emails with fake invoices (and other BEC); make sure you use the Office 365 verified publisher policy and monitor what apps users enable https://t.co/SuPET4xt7Z
  • Wed, 19:43: well, that was new: a driver crashed so hard during my Zoom call that it bluescreened Windows - and this isn't an insider build so it really was blue
  • Wed, 19:55: RT @karaswisher: Holy Christmas, now this one. L: The 1st Amendment is super short & it’s first, so should be super easy to find since it’s…
  • Wed, 19:56: time bugs are *the best*� https://t.co/0cerXxT3a6
  • Wed, 19:59: hey @JenMsft who needs poking to get this page corrected; Snapdragon 835 *is* still supported but it's not one of the @docsmsft pages where I can make a pull request https://t.co/hMXAq8MP6G
  • Wed, 20:01: RT @ornelladotcom: @JenMsft me too!!
  • Wed, 20:08: naming is one of the true hard problems in computing� https://t.co/90fWOvOUAd
  • Wed, 20:09: RT @imranzomg: (Paraphrased:) Lawyer: So on Xbox Microsoft exec: Which Xbox Lawyer: The Xbox Microsoft: Do you mean Xbox the all-in-one…
  • Wed, 20:09: RT @tomwarren: Tim Sweeney's email to Sony's Phil Rosenberg about Fortnite crossplay for PS4 is worth a read. "Friends are being torn apart…
  • Wed, 20:10: RT @browniepoints: I have a number of hiring managers (both within and outside of Microsoft) looking to have a more diverse candidate pool…
  • Wed, 20:13: RT @SwiftOnSecurity: Your company should have Windows Telemetry set to Full on its systems. It's like the census. If your edge case doesn't…
  • Wed, 20:13: RT @thedextriarchy: If Microsoft didn’t take its 30% commission from developers, Wright concurs, Microsoft couldn’t make money off the Xbox.
  • Wed, 20:13: RT @thedextriarchy: @tomwarren Is there any plan to change the commission on Xbox? No. Does Xbox allow competing stores? No. Has it let d…
  • Wed, 20:13: RT @thedextriarchy: Xbox market is “much smaller” than Windows. And “the Xbox store is this curated custom-built hardware/software experien…
  • Wed, 20:15: I would also have accepted *which version* of the Xbox app on PC - the Xbox app or the Xbox app the Xbox app asks you to download instead? https://t.co/Ht4N3dG2kC
  • Wed, 20:18: RT @SteveSyfuhs: This is why killing NTLM is so hard. We can replace the protocol with something better, but that something is starting it'…
  • Wed, 20:18: RT @SteveSyfuhs: This is also why the approach to date has been more about remediating scenarios that are falling back to NTLM vs replacing…
  • Wed, 20:18: RT @SteveSyfuhs: Alternatively we can just turn it off. That actually just makes things worse. Obviously security is important, but conti…
  • Wed, 20:18: RT @SteveSyfuhs: So the path forward is through information gathering. You need to know what's doing NTLM, and you need to know why it's do…
  • Wed, 20:18: RT @SteveSyfuhs: Which brings us to the original joke: we can't deprecate NTLM because folks don't turn on telemetry. That's false. We ha…
  • Wed, 20:19: RT @SteveSyfuhs: That's because NTLM is both a blessing and a burden. It has some properties that modern protocols don't. Namely that it do…
  • Wed, 20:19: RT @SteveSyfuhs: This has made the news recently as a new form of attack. It's not particularly new: NTLM has never supported server auth.…
  • Wed, 20:22: RT @g_solaria: One angle of this I’ve only seen talked about once is that a lot of people used their time on UI to get other skills and/or…
  • Wed, 20:23: RT @g_solaria: So yeah, I think even when UI runs out, a lot of these owners are still going to have a hard time filling open positions bec…
  • Wed, 20:23: RT @CarmenCrincoli: There is nothing a free market capitalist hates more than a market where labor sets the market rate instead of the owne…
  • Wed, 20:24: RT @studentactivism: Remember that the three-fifths compromise wasn't a compromise about the rights of enslaved people—enslaved people were…
  • Wed, 20:34: RT @InfectiousDz: Worth watching: Seychelles has a vaccination rate higher than Israel, Maldives a higher rate than UK, yet both are facing…
  • Wed, 20:43: RT @CaseyExplosion: This is really letting the cat out of the bag with how Epic actually makes its money; letting children impulse buy micr…
  • Wed, 20:44: RT @fintanr: Wrapping up from some very interesting client calls today. Rare, but nice, to have #webassembly in three of them. We are sti…
  • Wed, 20:47: stares at the 'best in chrome' banners on the site I'm trying to load� https://t.co/HqBpeyH0UM
  • Wed, 20:52: RT @Benioff: Salesforce has started loading a 787 with medical supplies including oxygen concentrators & pulse oximeters & will land it in…
  • Wed, 20:53: is the Amazon truck trying to complete a recapcha?� https://t.co/dVskvpXl8B
  • Wed, 20:54: RT @NCSC: Would you like to know if a threat has been detected in your logs? We are now looking for 30 UK organisations with LME, Elastic,…
  • Wed, 20:56: RT @BreeNewsome: Piers Morgan’s obsession with Meghan Markle is genuinely disturbing. He’s really just using the guise of journalism to be…
  • Wed, 20:56: RT @candicepoon: Hey Edge Collections users! One new feature in this week's build of Edge Dev is you can now choose which collection to add…
  • Wed, 20:56: RT @ramez: Transitioning China from coal to clean energy could *save* China $1.6 Trillion between now and 2050. Building solar and wind is…
  • Wed, 20:59: RT @Seismiccapco: “Data indicate that the torrent of new #capital has not been distributed equally — indeed, some of the progress that #fem
  • Wed, 22:06: RT @carolecadwalla: Fishing AND gunboats. On the night before a election. You spoil us, Boris Johnson https://t.co/5sZg8rgb7X
  • Wed, 22:07: RT @evacide: If you have a Peloton, you private user account data may have been leaked via the API, even if your profile was set private. P…
  • Wed, 22:07: RT @edzitron: so i don't know about you but if i was writing a newsletter about something that was incredibly sensitive, and specifically s…
  • Wed, 22:07: RT @edzitron: this piece has it all: "they didn't seem racist to me" and "I never saw them be racist," a quote from Bill Burr, whatever thi…
  • Wed, 22:20: RT @OrionListug: Linux decided to participate in a meeting with execs. His contributions include: -flopping on the keyboard and disconnecti…
  • Wed, 22:21: RT @KEBrightbill: @DetroitNomad @surlybassey Seeing how men have been reacting to women masking has given me a whole new perspective on why…
  • Wed, 22:21: RT @danabrit: People leaders, you better make sure your teams are happy this summer. Hiring is ramping up, and other hiring managers (inclu…
  • Wed, 22:22: RT @magi_jay: It's interesting to see people who regularly conflate their *actual* legal right to speech w/ their *imaginary* right to avoi…
  • Wed, 22:25: RT @AOC: Let’s do insulin next https://t.co/VWhwyxbzd9
  • Wed, 22:25: RT @chrisweston: A 33% increase in the use of food banks in the last year. A million food parcels given to children. But sure, keep voting…
  • Wed, 22:28: RT @Viss: fun thing i learned today that might help someone: if you rock a powerwall (tesla backup gateway 2, the new one), im PRETTY SURE…
  • Wed, 22:28: RT @thommck: You may think this looks like a backwards step but it's a good stepping stone for orgs that have hundreds of #SSRS reports 📄…
  • Wed, 22:28: RT @CNBCnow: BREAKING: Moderna says Covid booster shot generates promising immune response against variants found in South Africa, Brazil h…
  • Wed, 22:29: RT @briantashman: https://t.co/sbI3kjtvAe
  • Wed, 22:30: RT @SQLSocialite: This is, indeed, a nice data warehouse design pattern... providing a nice lambda or lambda like architecture... https://…
  • Wed, 22:31: RT @ruchowdh: Teaser - find out in two weeks WHY we did it.
  • Wed, 22:32: RT @tomwarren: the judge in the Apple v. Epic Games trial is as confused as the rest of us why Apple forces Microsoft, Google, and others t…
  • Wed, 22:32: RT @holly: https://t.co/7xZndydRmh
  • Wed, 22:33: RT @DmitryOpines: 7/ Beyond not enforcing their payments (or retaliating for their non-enforcement), pharma companies need to transfer tech…
  • Wed, 22:34: RT @DmitryOpines: 3/ There is heated debate about whether the passage of the waiver will mean more vaccines in the short to medium term.…
  • Wed, 22:36: RT @krmarko: Google announces hybrid office-WFH policy: * 60% in the office “a few days a week" * 20% eligible for relocation * 20% eligibl…
  • Wed, 22:37: Electron has entered the chat� https://t.co/gUMdoeiUjV
  • Wed, 22:37: RT @thedextriarchy: Judge asks if there are platforms that are particularly difficult to port games to. “Linux has a reputation for being p…
  • Thu, 11:44: RT @tomwarren: Microsoft issued a statement about Xbox profits. It’s basically what we all knew, but it doesn’t address whether there’s pro…
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