Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

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  • Wed, 12:43: RT @PrivacyMatters: Investigating unsolicited marketing calls is one area where the @ICOnews is active & takes enforcement action. It’s e…
  • Wed, 12:44: RT @auntiebernice: It hit me like a truck yesterday that these “staff shortages” aren’t only about wages & bullshit but about us losing 600…
  • Wed, 12:45: More useful than the Boris bus https://t.co/uVXtu4krdY
  • Wed, 12:45: RT @DPMCanty: I'm gonna need the national media to stop doing 'people don't want to work' stories and do more 'company got PPP money, gave…
  • Wed, 12:46: RT @Adrian_Hilton: The Football Elites are free, thanks to the Secretary of State for Sport. Meanwhile, the Arts are in search of Cabinet…
  • Wed, 12:50: RT @CorbynistaTeen: How dare Tory MPs act as if they care about helping working class kids when they shut my youth centre, voted to deny m…
  • Wed, 12:50: RT @KrisLigman: The utter hilarity of this game’s references to bleak American dystopia being so unrelatable to a European audience that th…
  • Wed, 12:51: RT @transscribe: Cis people could lobby for no fault divorce in the UK, instead they are lobbying for the right to control their trans spou…
  • Wed, 12:51: RT @transscribe: Frankly astonishing that the self proclaimed most rabid feminists in earth think that one spouse controlling the body and…
  • Wed, 12:55: RT @merill: PSA: Noticed Teams call quality and screen sharing issues recently? Are you using Google Nest WiFi? This new setting appears to…
  • Wed, 12:55: RT @heraldscotland: 'Misuse of public funds scandal' over Gove's use of pandemic research contract to test attitudes to the Union https://t…
  • Wed, 12:56: RT @NIAbbot: It's an odd way to attract advertisers: spend money with us or we'll attack you. Once you start, don't stop spending money wit…
  • Wed, 12:58: I thought this was the channel of "free speech" (which is too often just consequence-free speech) https://t.co/zxvv6DiU6z
  • Wed, 12:59: Maybe GB News is counting tweets towards viewing figures? https://t.co/QzGNBRVWsQ
  • Wed, 13:00: RT @MikeDLondon: @afneil The Express has reported these figures for 18th June: BBC Breakfast: 1,400,000 Good Morning Britain: 574,000 Sky…
  • Wed, 13:03: RT @PrivacyMatters: “a new tactile sensing carpet from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) can estimate h…
  • Wed, 13:05: RT @riealeksandra: Ban surveillance-based advertising ✊ Perhaps naive, utopic even (?) - but one thing's for sure: change won't come unless…
  • Wed, 13:13: RT @davidallengreen: But What report does well is in substantiating finding of 'institutional corruption'. The term is defined, and it is…
  • Wed, 13:15: RT @internetofshit: this is a hell of an endorsement for GDPR's actual protection of people's data, despite the law's problems https://t.co
  • Wed, 13:17: RT @MatthiasEberl: TikTok now wants to identify objects in your video uploads and to fingerprint your voice and face. For advertising and "…
  • Wed, 13:19: RT @MarcDavenant: When fascism/totalitarianism comes to Britain it will be in small steps presented as necessary for protecting the English…
  • Wed, 13:20: RT @danbarker: In case you're wondering where 'One Britain One Nation Day' has come from: It's not a government campaign. It's run by a gu…
  • Wed, 13:20: RT @danbarker: Yesterday, Philip Davies followed that up, asking Gavin Williamson if he'd endorse it and thank Kash Singh. He did so, as y…
  • Wed, 13:20: RT @danbarker: Obviously, Boris Johnson had already given it a nod at PMQs, so Gavin Williamson would have to also support it when asked.…
  • Wed, 13:21: RT @JolyonMaugham: A very clear articulation from @BrookCharity - a charity which delivers sexual health services for young people - of the…
  • Wed, 13:23: RT @davidschneider: Fun fact. The UK would have to join the Trans Pacific Trade deal 44 times to replace the lost GDP from leaving the EU.…
  • Wed, 14:43: the other weekend I rescued a bee from a spider's web (I don't usually take sides, but we need bees); today I completely by accident crushed a spider in my hand (ugh ugh ugh). I should do something nice for spiders to make up
  • Wed, 14:44: RT @QuinnyPig: I'd uh... fix @TwitterSpaces so that the "remove from speakers" and "remove from Space" aren't next to each other so I have…
  • Wed, 14:46: actual first picture of Phryne (for a while we called her wine cat)� https://t.co/cu70tRttWV https://t.co/FrTC9Edbui
  • Wed, 14:47: RT @migueldeicaza: We finally have GPU-enabled free Jupyter instances available on Azure. It uses our skinned Jupyter, but the same featu…
  • Wed, 14:47: RT @open_spectrum: UK: "Vodafone’s London customers voiced their frustration today after discovering the telecoms company had left a multi-…
  • Wed, 14:47: RT @WSV_GUY: PLEASE RT I'm frequently asked "What's new since Windows Server 2008R2/2012, etc.?" Do you have a Windows Server comparison d…
  • Wed, 14:48: Lyra is celebrating her birthday by sleeping in the fortress of floofitude (as we call the top layer of the cat tree)� https://t.co/kQdJZakCJy
  • Wed, 14:49: RT @pamelarosiedee: “If you’re not using MFA, you’re not even serious about security” - @Alex_T_Weinert talking about basic key findings fr…
  • Wed, 14:54: RT @BrandonWatson: @Carnage4Life I distinctly remember during my time getting recruited by Facebook in 2011/2012 that the HR manager boldly…
  • Wed, 14:55: RT @scottbelsky: as metaverse and digital worlds go mainstream - and scarce art/NFTs and fashion are a flex of taste, I suspect we’ll see m…
  • Wed, 14:56: RT @_devtoolstips: 🎨👀 Keep in mind that some of your users may suffer from color vision deficiencies and may not be able to access some con…
  • Wed, 14:57: RT @airavn: @murakamiwood @finnmyrstad @beuc @TACD_Consumers We address this in the report. We're not just calling for a ban on e.g. 3rd pa…
  • Wed, 14:57: RT @huertanix: 🚨 COOL JOB ALERT! 🚨 @FreedomofPress is hiring a security engineer to work on @SecureDrop, a secure way for whistleblowers to…
  • Wed, 14:58: RT @OpenRightsGroup: Advertisers keep and trade records of our online activities and most intimate information. Today, we joined forces wi…
  • Wed, 18:30: RT @judsonalthoff: Through its Basic Needs program, @Humana is taking aim at food insecurity. Launched in February 2020, the initiative lev…
  • Wed, 18:31: RT @jbevain: Our project https://t.co/VX5gkyDeFA providing custom analyzers for Unity developers keeps growing nicely and ships with new fe…
  • Wed, 18:31: RT @random_walker: I'm glad that this is at least being discussed seriously. A ban would have been outside the realm of possibility back wh…
  • Wed, 18:33: RT @cory_foy: Don’t forget “Be a white male”. Very important part of this. https://t.co/Rdtveh7WVS
  • Wed, 18:34: RT @Carnage4Life: The ACLU selling this T-shirt makes more sense when you realize it’s the text of a teenage girl’s Snapchat rant which got…
  • Wed, 18:37: I'm really hoping this also helps those of us who want the algorithm 'tweets from the people I follow without constant adverts for topics and people I don't follow'� https://t.co/Sw3n5O513x
  • Wed, 18:38: RT @williams_jutta: One of the areas we’ll focus on together is how reliance on ML and AI reduces the control people have over the content…
  • Wed, 18:38: RT @williams_jutta: She’ll research the role of user agency in algorithmic decision making and how communities might be best benefited by m…
  • Wed, 18:40: RT @migueldeicaza: Years ago, before Bill Gates stepped down as CEO of Microsoft, he was complaining on some interview about how being publ…
  • Wed, 18:43: Apple will happily put users through a bunch of pain (only one USB C port� on a laptop when they're still hard to integrate, no floppy when floppies are still common) to make them get used to what Apple wants the future to be https://t.co/krUecMq8gm
  • Wed, 18:44: RT @jessica_roy: A bunch of people who said they "don't want to be a test subject for an experimental vaccine" seem remarkably chill about…
  • Wed, 18:45: RT @stshank: There are huge possibilities for 3D, AR, and VR creativity. Tooling is an equally huge barrier to expressing that creativity.…
  • Wed, 18:54: RT @natfriedman: We're looking for a startup that wants to try switching entirely to Codespaces (off local development). Benefits are fast…
  • Wed, 18:55: RT @bobodtech: One of the primary reasons that many companies use #FPGAs is for their reliability and @latticesemi is doubling down on how…
  • Wed, 18:56: RT @laurieontech: Imposter syndrome is the cognitive dissonance to believe everyone in the room is both significantly smarter than you and…
  • Wed, 18:57: RT @tuckwoodstock: If they don’t call the next Fast & Furious film “Fast10 Your Seatbelts” I’m going to be furious.
  • Wed, 18:58: RT @kid_jenius: Ambie 2.0 has gone gold. I don't have teaser videos with people and blue light, but let me tell you. This is gonna be one…
  • Wed, 18:58: RT @asirselvasingh: Deploy and scale Java EE apps WAR or EAR to JBoss EAP on @Azure App Service without the hassle of managing infrastructu…
  • Wed, 18:59: RT @sbisson: Over at @infoworld I take a look at Azure Applied AI Services; tools that simplify working with machine learning by providing…
  • Wed, 19:01: RT @pheymanss: A big pain point for R developers delving into Python is losing the wonderful RStudio environment, and for me that was great…
  • Wed, 19:24: RT @JennaMC_Laugh: FBI Director Chris Wray testifies that the bureau is opening a new China related counterintelligence investigation every…
  • Wed, 19:25: can you actually see the two weeks Borisconi put off dealing with delta coming in? � https://t.co/6GOmUq9sLE
  • Wed, 19:28: San Jose needs BART and housing; it would be nice to see a Pike Place Market-style development for the flea market� https://t.co/5vPbhCwduy
  • Wed, 19:29: RT @LURIE_MSFT: 📢EOL reminder*** Reminder that lots of products will EOL over the next few weeks and months. Some will retire (like Skype f…
  • Wed, 19:30: RT @_noid_: For my fellow job seekers. Looks like the trick to dealing with recruiters who come to you with jobs that are signifigantly ben…
  • Wed, 19:32: RT @AlexTaylorNews: "They jabber, we jab They dither, we deliver They vacillate, we vaccinate" Johnson making usual cheap anti-EU jibe…
  • Wed, 19:34: RT @bobodtech: In the run-up to MWC, lots of industry news and announcements around #5G network infrastructure and the growing efforts from…
  • Wed, 19:34: RT @fppf_gf: math is apolitical which is why only one woman has ever won a fields medal, and also why 2/3 of the people who have given a ta…
  • Wed, 19:35: RT @e_urq: I know how tough of an ask this is but I just don't think there's any route to equality for trans men that doesn't also entail i…
  • Wed, 19:35: RT @MicrosoftTeams: Have a great idea for a Together mode scene? Drop your ideas below. 👇(1/2) https://t.co/n82IdZicaS
  • Wed, 19:35: RT @marcelsalathe: While in bed with a fever after the 2nd Moderna dose, I tried to find good scientific information about what exactly is…
  • Wed, 19:36: RT @bitandbang: if the in-group of any project *actively* focuses on this kind of work - enabling people to get tiny fixes in - they'll be…
  • Wed, 20:10: kudos on Harvard Business Review for placing their legitimate interest optouts in such a way that it makes it clear what a crock legitimate interest is, making me say both 'no, I don't want personalised content' & 'no, I REALLY don't want personalised content'. take the first no! https://t.co/QL8JWNIyd3
  • Wed, 20:14: RT @adamnash: Rarely do you see this type of candor from a leading investor at a well known firm. Very lucky to have someone like @alex t…
  • Wed, 20:14: RT @denvercoder: Burnout is real. I’m leaving my job at the end of the month. It’s not anything to do with the job. I just can’t do it an…
  • Wed, 20:19: RT @KLdivergence: I've always been drawn to thorny problems that require quantitative sophistication coupled with a compassionate understan…
  • Wed, 20:20: RT @juliendubois: This is an awesome opportunity! Trask has been doing an incredible job to monitor Java applications on Azure, I love show…
  • Wed, 20:32: yay OneNote! Jeff's notebooks are a lot tidier than mine ;) my line of work doesn't lend itself as much to the intentional approach but I may be renaming one of my notebook sections this week� https://t.co/7VwFXtEF82 https://t.co/V75sK89CMk
  • Wed, 20:33: RT @JulesPolonetsky: Calls to ban surveillance based advertising grow. Support for contextual advertising and ads where users self report…
  • Wed, 20:33: RT @annthurium: some personal news: I'm now the manager of the Enterprise Evangelism team @twilio. 🎉 also! my team is hiring devs who: 📅 e…
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