Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

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  • Fri, 13:13: RT @tobie: @marypcbuk Right? It’s like you’re “data driven” but don’t understand sampling bias. 🤡
  • Fri, 13:38: every time I see this Bing quiz, the awful joke creator in my head replies 'dunno, but I'm sure it was one before we had horses' https://t.co/782YOAT24i
  • Fri, 14:02: quick quiz: is the difference between these two Edgium notifications immediately obvious? if you know what they are, imagine you'd never seen them before https://t.co/AK19JXYCqS
  • Fri, 14:03: RT @stuartleeks: Presenters... please, please, please maximise the use of your screen real-estate. E.g. maximise your code window - I'm mor…
  • Fri, 14:07: RT @MicrosoftLearn: The secret to success is having a name that starts with J… ust kidding. If you could meet with a Microsoft leader lik…
  • Fri, 14:08: RT @stephycha: Every time people wring their hands about cancel culture or cultural appropriation or whatever other thing they want to pani…
  • Fri, 14:08: RT @stephycha: Sometimes when people go on about how hard it is to be a straight white guy, I think about Anthony Bourdain and Jonathan Gol…
  • Fri, 14:09: RT @Aiannucci: I’d wager that if the June 21st ‘freedom day’ were delayed by, say, two weeks to allow many more vaccinations, most of us wo…
  • Fri, 14:11: chaos testing the thing that makes BGP less vulnerable to see exactly how badly networks are doing at BGP� https://t.co/uXHsPATFJB
  • Fri, 14:11: RT @docsmsft: We have a new set of docs devoted to Bicep! Learn about this declarative language for deploying resources to Azure. We separa…
  • Fri, 14:12: RT @a_tweeter_user: The security industry is comprised of individuals, many of which are doing their best every single day, to the point of…
  • Fri, 14:13: RT @teroterotero: Finn Twitter is in chaos as a Huawei boss suggests seven day work week; Finland is the world capital of work life balance…
  • Fri, 14:13: RT @nunixtech: @AlexChalkias @biankaroy_ a future blog you might like 😇 Based on Mark's demo at DockerCon, but MicroK8s Windows style 😎 T…
  • Fri, 14:14: RT @drphilhammond: Whatever route we choose, we are soon going to find out how well our vaccines work. Delta variant, & it’s variants, vs d…
  • Fri, 14:16: RT @caseyrosenthal: I'm often asked how the engineers first got buy-in from management to deploy Chaos Monkey at Netflix. For starters, Ne…
  • Fri, 14:17: checking the chicken roosts, as I call it� https://t.co/6Y37cI8jB0
  • Fri, 14:18: RT @lukOlejnik: "large online platforms should accept the European Digital Identity Wallet for this purpose .... Given the import..." So Ap…
  • Fri, 14:18: RT @lukOlejnik: Web browsers will be forced/compelled to accept authentication certificates. This is to guarantee the proof of the website…
  • Fri, 14:18: RT @lukOlejnik: European Commission proposal explicitly says that (1) web browsers will have to honor the new trust certificates, (2) web b…
  • Fri, 14:19: I think browsers will say they already have a UI for this � https://t.co/zuKunxtGWX https://t.co/ROks2rzSN3
  • Fri, 14:20: RT @joncstone: The thing about this belief is it isn't based on real public opinion: Survation has 50% in favour of a delay and 38% against…
  • Fri, 14:20: RT @nmasc_: In April, Medium CEO Ev Williams wrote a memo about the company’s culture. Several employees argue the undertone of the memo ha…
  • Fri, 14:20: RT @rafkhach: There is a one letter difference between the Russian words for cat (кот) and whale (кит). A Soviet children's book from the '…
  • Fri, 14:22: RT @matthew_d_green: Is this ransomware epidemic going to be like COVID, where it gets worse and worse until someone solves it, or is it go…
  • Fri, 15:58: RT @tripgabriel: Dowd was chief strategist for Bush-Cheney 2004 > https://t.co/co523BLjub
  • Fri, 16:38: RT @waterprinciple: Your irregular reminder that Google was conspiring to prevent their employees from getting better job offers. They enga…
  • Fri, 16:38: RT @waterprinciple: Incidentally, no, I am not being remotely hyperbolic. An employee was even fired "within the hour" for failure to adher…
  • Fri, 16:39: RT @oliviaselenic: now that it's pride month, a brief summary of the difficulty of changing your account name/gender on common websites: t…
  • Fri, 16:39: RT @AlphabetWorkers: We're circulating a petition internally calling on Google to make changes to allow Phares to display his chosen name &…
  • Fri, 16:46: in which I learned that I inadvertently made @natfriedman imitate Billg on a plane once ;) https://t.co/6ZVHmhK3Er
  • Fri, 16:51: Google is in full 'move on' mode on AI ethics; not only is it not working but it feels like a bad sign for, well, ethics� https://t.co/SOSZs2DRp6
  • Fri, 16:52: RT @rakyll: Dear CEO of Snowflake, diversity and merit are not mutually exclusive. I never want to work for a company whose leadership thin…
  • Fri, 16:52: RT @Carnage4Life: The App Store isn’t a standalone business but instead part of an ecosystem. It literally monetizes based on product work…
  • Fri, 16:53: RT @BreakawayKezeah: There are now no surgeons in the UK doing lower surgery for trans people assigned female at birth. At all. Not "The wa…
  • Fri, 16:53: RT @BreakawayKezeah: That is to say, no phalloplasty, no metoidioplasty, no scrotoplasty or implants of any kinds, and atop that - No revis…
  • Fri, 16:54: RT @ISOC_Community: “These proactive actions seem to have paid off in Benin & Chad. It shows how Internet Society chapters can work with th…
  • Fri, 16:54: RT @WritesBright: Two shareholders in the *anti-elite, anti-establishment* GB News are super wealthy Tory lords – former treasurers of the…
  • Fri, 16:54: RT @MarinaHyde: My bit on the government’s NHS data grab. If it’s such a great idea why sneak it through? #June23rd #23rdJune https://t.c…
  • Fri, 19:29: RT @emilymbender: .@safiyanoble (2018, p.6): "the response was consistent with other apologies offered by the company: 'Some inappropriate…
  • Fri, 19:30: I think this is what Twitter just bought a whole company for...� https://t.co/EQ9mx436rs
  • Fri, 19:43: Azure Maps Creator might sound kinda niche (do I need a custom map for my business?) until you think about how important maps are in IoT for smart buildings & device hierarchies generally. a map is inherently about organising stuff https://t.co/I8LTJ0jlOMhttps://t.co/59xvviydPm
  • Fri, 19:44: RT @arw: The last certs issued before Certificate Transparency logging was required have now expired. That's a really big deal, as it elimi…
  • Fri, 19:45: RT @PyroTek3: "1 security posture of businesses making it too easy for the bad guys" Please fix "low-hanging fruit" in Active Directory. T…
  • Fri, 19:45: RT @Sommer: Cognitive #Accessibility often doesn’t get a lot of discussion; however it’s in some ways the broadest category we need to cons…
  • Fri, 19:45: RT @mozamo: We're thrilled to launch the WebExtensions Community Group with our friends at Apple, Google, and Microsoft. We look forward to…
  • Fri, 19:45: RT @brendandburns: How do you a scale a project from @jbeda @cmcluck and me in an office to a world-wide community? Lots of mistakes, lots…
  • Fri, 19:46: RT @mcclure111: Where the abortion rights debate is at https://t.co/hP3BdY3OYu
  • Fri, 19:47: RT @jemimajoanna: Called up @TomTugendhat and asked him why he was shilling crypto in parliament and what on earth was meant by the phrase:…
  • Fri, 19:49: RT @katchilby: My grandma and her siblings got together to read their parents letters from the war thinking it would be beautiful and whole…
  • Fri, 19:50: RT @bryanrieger: @sonniesedge Every time I hear someone rambling on about the bloody meritocracy it's an achingly dull, completely mediocre…
  • Fri, 19:50: RT @greenhousenyt: Over 40 prominent labor scholars issue statement opposing Uber-backed gig workers’ bill in New York, saying it would rol…
  • Fri, 21:09: large language models like GPT-3 can be powerful but they can also be worrying; the way Microsoft is using them in the Power Platform to turn low-code Power BI and Power Apps into code-written-for-you looks like a responsible approach� https://t.co/TIJFiywxR5
  • Sat, 08:34: Up early for a new fridge getting delivered and I Do Not Miss this time off the morning
Tags: #23rdjune, #accessibility, #bindiff, #june23rd, twitter
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