Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

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  • Wed, 14:33: PC Health Checker should show you if you don't have a compatible TPM before you try installing & give remediation steps (and AIUI you shouldn't see Windows 11 offered in Windows Update without either) https://t.co/RsFwxAVDtX
  • Wed, 14:34: RT @thisisrajiraj: As a new chapter begins for Windows today, check out this blog on how we ensure a high bar for compat in #Windows11, and…
  • Wed, 14:39: my streak is unbroken as people have suggested consumers don't need Windows 11 to have such restrictive requirements, as if firmware compromises are going to stop with enterprise; alas no, as software protections become ubquitous attackers move on to other avenues everywhere https://t.co/83fZRtriLA
  • Wed, 14:42: RT @SoniaCuff: Looking for Microsoft's Service Level Agreements for the different #Azure services? Here's the summary, with links to furthe…
  • Wed, 14:43: spiced cherry almond (mace, ginger and the tiniest sprinkle of cinnamon with half the olive oil being Meyer Lemon)� https://t.co/JAUHnkE5nl
  • Wed, 14:45: RT @emilymbender: "Sorry it's just too big to clean" cannot be an excuse for creating and distributing toxic material, either physically or…
  • Wed, 14:47: wash your data not your hands of responsibility (don't collect what you can't keep and make safe FFS)� https://t.co/cuHr9dy52W
  • Wed, 14:47: RT @levie: Today Box announced deepened integration across Microsoft platforms, including the ability to co-edit Office files on the deskto…
  • Wed, 14:48: RT @Abebab: When AI models are trained to compress info in the visual & txt domain within a shared latent space, does the representations o…
  • Wed, 14:48: RT @i_j_oliver: A question: which of the human rights enshrined in the Human Rights Act do you wish *personally* to remove and not apply to…
  • Wed, 15:06: RT @Abebab: Behind the drive for multimodal datasets is the belief that such datasets are the path to AGI. We ask, how many images of rape…
  • Wed, 15:09: very cool but OH BOY are there implications for this; imagine if your AR glasses would stop you seeing certain things, whether that's police brutality or Disney characters you don't have a subscription for?� https://t.co/uKw1SerobY
  • Wed, 15:10: RT @TheRealCre8trix: I love PowerAutomate, but I'm lazy. PowerToys accepts me for who I am. 🥰 PowerRename has saved me hours of right-click…
  • Wed, 15:12: RT @prof_gabriele: YOU ARE NOT BEING “PUNISHED” IF YOU’RE A PROFESSOR AT UCHICAGO AND DON’T GET TO TALK AT MIT YOU BIG WHINY BABY https://…
  • Wed, 15:12: RT @Abebab: The emotional toll of spending hours and hours sifting through the dataset is also often ignored. (In short, looking at images…
  • Wed, 15:12: RT @amydolz: Happy Official Communities Day!! I have been waiting for this for so long! Official Communities are now available in #Yammer.…
  • Wed, 15:13: RT @realhamed: the two-way attestability/assurances provided by TEEs can be useful for a range of applications indeed beyond just using fac…
  • Wed, 15:15: RT @RachelTobac: Twitch has allegedly been hacked and leaked. Many streamers confirming personal data from the leak to be accurate. If you’…
  • Wed, 15:16: RT @Abebab: 'Scale’ is seen as a liberating panacea that frees the downstream ML pipeline from expensive filtering/post-processing steps an…
  • Wed, 15:16: RT @Abebab: The CLIP-paper authors themselves outlined that images of ’Black’ people had an approximately 14% chance of being mis-categoriz…
  • Wed, 15:32: RT @AdamBienkov: Boris Johnson attacks politicians in recent decades who pushed for mass immigration to fill labour markets. Here’s what h…
  • Wed, 15:33: RT @nicktolhurst: +UPDATE+ Sales of EU pork booms in Britain, as imported pork floods the UK market in order to make up for the 120 000 br…
  • Wed, 15:34: RT @cjayanetti: - the Tories' biggest asset is they probably don't have to actually *deliver* on levelling up by 2024 - just look like they…
  • Wed, 15:34: RT @effjayem: Dear friends who write for the under 12s. @worldcon2021 is putting together a streamed offering for children who may not be a…
  • Wed, 15:35: RT @juliacarriew: Just pointing out a fact https://t.co/iwRWyjrmgO
  • Wed, 15:37: if you ever hear me sobbing with laughter there's a good chance it's at a @matt_levine line� https://t.co/i9zYE2xlxT
  • Wed, 15:37: RT @livelovegeek: Get excited for Build Your Epic, a special event by @MSFTImagine to learn about end-to-end product development! ➕ if you…
  • Wed, 15:39: RT @JohnHyde1982: Boris Johnson attacked Labour for being led by 'Islington lawyers' in his speech, as if that's something to be condemned.…
  • Wed, 15:39: RT @CourtsIdle: So, by the end of the Tory party conference, there has not been a word on their plans to deal with 60,000 outstanding Crown…
  • Wed, 15:39: RT @JermaineJupiter: They're talking about how having a Black house in House of The Dragon breaks the immersion.......FOR F**KS SAKES THIS…
  • Wed, 15:39: RT @tara_chara: the lgb alliance is going to be the model for an entire generation of fauxgressive astroturf trojan horse organizations sus…
  • Wed, 15:39: RT @webofevil: As ever with Johnson, all you can do is be grateful for the tiny consolations: we're lucky that as criticism poured in for t…
  • Wed, 15:40: RT @havochaos: @blowdart Enron was less scammy than NFTs.
  • Wed, 15:41: RT @ConfigMgrDogs: Want to try out #Windows11 without upgrading your daily driver? Why not give a #Windows365 #CloudPC a go? Now supporting…
  • Wed, 15:41: RT @joncstone: Tory press office insisting Boris Johnson’s speech transcript has been sent out to journalists, but nobody seems to have got…
  • Wed, 15:43: very large models (or foundation models) power lots of very useful things in AI (search, speech transcription, stuff that's not perfect but is helpful) but they are also the very definition of problematic because as usual, it's people all the way down� https://t.co/iRPMiKjy3h
  • Wed, 15:46: RT @donasarkar: Dear leaders: Read this👇🏼 - 84% of respondents reported at least one workplace factor that negatively impacted their menta…
  • Wed, 15:46: we've been saying "assume breach" for a long time; it's just a bit louder now� https://t.co/Q3ZToq7Eiv
  • Wed, 15:47: RT @wcgallego: A small thread of replies from folks on why doing a wholesale rewrite is probably the scariest thing you may hear in the Hal…
  • Wed, 15:48: RT @NickCohen4: Always worth paying attention to the Mail when it turns on the Tories. It knows the temper of conservative England better t…
  • Wed, 15:53: RT @ariezrawaldman: If you are calling/hosting a meeting, it’s your moral and civic responsibility to send a calendar invite with the detai…
  • Wed, 15:53: RT @tom_geraghty: Psychological safety is an outcome of a myriad of different behaviours, practices, hard work and time. Psychological sa…
  • Wed, 18:42: RT @technosophos: This @InfoWorld article on Hippo by @sbisson covers our Hippo project, as well as Bindle -- our experiment in aggregate…
  • Wed, 18:43: RT @_TimOBrien: Some news ... I'm leaving Microsoft ... https://t.co/EXAFJsrb66
  • Wed, 18:47: RT @ckindel: @migueldeicaza "Until a feature/API has been used in anger, you are wrong about said feature/API." - Kindel's 4th Law? Re…
  • Wed, 18:47: RT @marbtweeting: We have just released the Windows App SDK v1.0 Preview 2. For example, you can now apply Windows 11 styles to WinUI 3 ap…
  • Wed, 18:48: RT @beka_valentine: the fact that this was done by an independent group, not the government and not a corporation, and that it was crowdfun…
  • Wed, 18:49: RT @lilianedwards: Very happy to finally be able to announce this which has been in the wings for a while! Ping me if you'd like to talk ab…
  • Wed, 18:49: RT @FilmThePoliceLA: Hollywood Blvd, Saturday, 11:22 AM: ANTI-VAXX PROTESTER: Do you see all of these homeless people around. Are they dea…
  • Wed, 18:49: RT @yimbyaction: BREAKING: Cupertino, home to one of the worlds largest technology companies, with an incredible abundance of jobs and oppo…
  • Wed, 19:04: RT @shaylekann: 187 GW of solar is pretty incredible. That's roughly a $200bn market installing new capacity that will likely generate more…
  • Wed, 19:05: RT @GaryLineker: I’ve not tweeted about Brexit for 2 years, but this is so disingenuous it needs calling out. Football fans and lovers of t…
  • Wed, 19:06: RT @NatBullard: This one's for you @shaylekann: annual growth in cumulative installed solar capacity is still low-20s%, ie cumulative capac…
  • Wed, 19:07: RT @vesajuvonen: Don't do this. This is not cool! Stop making assumptions based on the gender, it's 2021. This should not happen anywhere…
  • Wed, 19:08: the rare triple put-down, projection AND pickup line combo disaster� https://t.co/5MLQTCPy93
  • Wed, 19:08: RT @thurrott: "Windows 11 blossoms with ‘Bloom’ – a new symbol for a new operating system" Methinks we're a little too proud of two new wa…
  • Wed, 19:09: RT @stshank: A little more detail from the Samsung Foundry keynote: the 3GAE (first incarnation of 3nm gate all around chip manufacturing t…
  • Wed, 19:09: RT @rmc031: extremely disappointing stuff from @EmCollective, @peterlattman. and anyone who follows education knows XQ certainly merited th…
  • Wed, 19:10: RT @rmc031: i have my own @EmCollective story. Last winter I published a piece noting that among other things Laurene Powell Jobs purchased…
  • Wed, 19:11: RT @donaeldunready: Looks like Cameron isn't going to go down in history as the only Tory Prime Minister to have fucked pigs.
  • Wed, 19:16: RT @krmarko: It’s past time to start considering the doomsday scenario for TSMC and the semiconductor supply chain if Beijing makes a move.…
  • Wed, 19:17: RT @technosophos: Any project that involves watching spy movies "for work" is a good project. https://t.co/AGvIOWkGrw
  • Wed, 19:17: RT @hackingbutlegal: Tesla: ✅ Racially hostile work environment ✅ Failed to protect worker from racial harassment ✅ Negligent because they…
  • Wed, 19:18: RT @WHO: @DrTedros "This long-awaited #malaria vaccine is a breakthrough for science, child health and malaria control. Using this vaccine…
  • Wed, 19:19: RT @neilhimself: Let us join together to celebrate the Fourth Edition of the SF encyclopaedia. My mother bought me the first edition for my…
  • Wed, 19:19: RT @Brinkhoff_C: ⚙️ Here is how you can in-place upgrade to #Windows11 if you provisioned your #CloudPCs after 9/29 based on Windows 10 and…
  • Wed, 19:23: RT @pattymo: Just occurring to me that NFTs are this https://t.co/pQbuJ4Mvwv https://t.co/ADjHjwUurV
  • Wed, 19:25: RT @mdouganlpool: Repulsive that Johnson & Co perpetuate xenophobic lies of their dirty 2016 campaign by seeking to slander & scapegoat EU…
  • Wed, 19:27: RT @khenidak: I would love if @github can have a feature where i highlight few lines of code click.. get a list of commits that changed th…
  • Wed, 19:29: "Creating and using my digital identity must be environmentally sustainable and not cause long-term environmental harm"; it's critical this is enforceable and enforced. given that committed-to-sustainable-Microsoft is putting out an NFT for Windows 11 🤢 https://t.co/6kBXOM8g2n
  • Wed, 19:30: RT @edzitron: https://t.co/B58t6jmM7p The biggest worry I have about flexibility is that companies are not going to enshrine it in policy -…
  • Wed, 19:32: RT @brooklynmarie: other than white males and thus we immediately got branded "troublemakers," "intense," "mavericks," "kooky," what have y…
  • Wed, 19:32: RT @hypatiadotca: Having worked on online harassment issues for 13+ yrs, I can categorically say that anonymity isn’t the core prblm. Explo…
  • Wed, 19:33: RT @cindyalvarez: You may be worried that customers will interpret "talking to me" to mean "a promise that this feature is coming" - most w…
  • Wed, 19:33: RT @cindyalvarez: A customer who cares enough to ask you to add/change something is a customer who cares enough to talk to you about *why*.…
  • Wed, 19:34: RT @paulyuki99: We’re looking for a senior product leader to lead open source cloud platform contributions to efforts like Dapr and KEDA, j…
  • Wed, 19:35: RT @mjg59: Live footage of SREs bringing a data centre back up https://t.co/nwFwLnaab0
  • Wed, 19:35: RT @PolyglotJoC: Another great opportunity in DevDiv in the Austin area! We have big plans in Austin in both my teams as well as the Azure…
  • Wed, 19:36: RT @ben11kehoe: On the other hand, "does not burn out from six hours of Zoom calls every day" is probably a lucrative resume addition https…
  • Wed, 19:37: RT @biilmann: Sorry for all the tech trouble at @JamstackConf. We had an amazing setup for this, live studio at a house in SF with amazing…
  • Wed, 20:56: RT @sylviademars: This is a) legally sound as an argument, and b) an explanation for why the EU lawyers didn't scrub it that isn't just 'wh…
  • Wed, 20:56: RT @QuinnyPig: That said I have anecdata for violations of every one of these four principles. https://t.co/9OMiWv0JWN
  • Wed, 20:57: RT @DavidBrin: Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) will be NASA's 1st use of a kinetic impactor into an asteroid to change its motion -…
  • Wed, 20:57: RT @zkat__: Pssst you don't fix wealth disparity by just changing who gets to be ultra rich at the detriment of everyone else. Re: Blockch…
  • Wed, 20:59: I've never had open DMs because everyone I know here is lovely and I want to keep it that way by not giving the non-lovely people a way in. lesson learned when getting my personal blog on techmeme back in the day� https://t.co/G7FL8wVznG
  • Wed, 21:00: RT @Pinboard: Facebook's political ads are a small contributor to revenue (~3% in 2020) but form an invaluable regulatory armor by making A…
  • Wed, 21:01: RT @DavidAns: On the one hand, it’s illogical that Microsoft’s career web site has different links for internal and external use. On the ot…
  • Wed, 21:01: RT @heyhuong: I appreciated the chance to be able to speak about my experience! I'm so grateful for the opportunity to share my story and I…
  • Wed, 21:02: RT @Viss: when trillian for: o365, gsuite, socials etc all at once? https://t.co/vicYolEcPD
  • Wed, 21:02: RT @DmitryOpines: The biggest trade barriers currently hampering the UKs growth are those around immigration and foreign workers. The seco…
  • Wed, 21:16: Bill Gates didn't leave because of burn out, he wanted to go spend all that money on philanthropy; and he really just kind of moved upstairs and still does reviews with product teams� https://t.co/bTHfAtVMkm
  • Wed, 21:16: RT @TLT16: Someone told me I used to be such a powerhouse and asked what happened to me and 1) 2021 has been a year, I’m going through some…
  • Wed, 21:16: RT @Iearnhistory: Mary Smith, a “knocker-upper” who earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at windows to wake people for work (East Lon…
  • Wed, 21:48: RT @QuinnyPig: @kelseyhightower The only connotation I give "legacy" is "oh, you mean it makes money."
  • Wed, 22:11: RT @bterlson: @tabatkins I guess the Web is joining Windows with the every-other-is-good versioning scheme? Web 1.0 - shit, Web 2.0 - good.…
  • Wed, 22:35: Microsoft's annual charity drive is always an opportunity for revenge and in jokes and raising an astonishing amount of money for good causes https://t.co/gPw3pzQZjC
  • Wed, 22:36: RT @mat: Won’t someone think of the CEOs?
  • Wed, 22:41: RT @GergelyOrosz: Here’s an open secret: most companies adopting an RFC-like processes don’t have a Chief Architect. Not Google, not Uber,…
  • Thu, 01:26: RT @EthanZ: Joy Buolamwini (@jovialjoy) is brilliantly defending her dissertation at @medialab. Her work makes the case that systemic socia…
  • Thu, 01:31: "some of technical or sensorial facts are in ballpark" - the tagline on this chocolate is my new motto� https://t.co/NZqKr8c159
  • Thu, 01:37: RT @sbisson: Over at @infoworld I went hands-on with @deislabs' Hippo self-hosting platform for Web assembly. Not only that, but I got it r…
  • Thu, 01:44: for a perpetual machine put a piece of string where a kitten can see it but attached to something too heavy to be pulled with the string </
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