Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe

My tweets

  • Mon, 12:11: Just threw down otherwise excellent #Inc magazine for misattributing Archilochus fox/hedgehog saying to Isaiah Berlin. Many centuries wrong.
  • Mon, 13:54: sadly the rise of ebooks means @sbisson can't say we have an Existence proof of David Brin's new book...
  • Mon, 14:06: ok, I *love* the Tad videos, but I'd rather see the #wpc cirque du soleil intro!
  • Mon, 14:24: hey #wpc tweeps; what are we missing on the stream now? was it a really funny video?
  • Mon, 14:27: business cloud seems to be a theme for #wpc adding 1k new partners = 10% growth in reselling MS cloud (assuming O365 & Azure both?)
  • Mon, 14:38: Microsoft partners obviously like billing directly for #office365 but do customers value that as much? does buying cloud direct make sense?
  • Mon, 14:41: We still don't know how many #office365 users there are; here's my calculations on trial users but what conversion?
  • Mon, 14:52: No #office 15 reveal so far at #wpc we'll find out about the "full leap forward" "over the summer" which lasts till, what, September?
  • Mon, 14:54: ah, here comes the OEM PC partner #surface consolation segment; have some free #wpc publicity, OEM PC makers
  • Mon, 14:56: official #windows8 RTM first week of august and GA (new PCs & upgrade) at the end of October; enterprise access in August
  • Mon, 14:58: So that means #Surface will be on sale at the end of October with the GA of #windows8
  • Mon, 15:01: Acer Ultrabooks with touch have a TOUCHSCREEN logo top right because you wouldn't expect touch on a laptop without label? #wpc
  • Mon, 15:03: Nice to see so many tablets that are form factors I want; thin, light, detachable screen, choice of processors #wpc
  • Mon, 15:04: Is it still on Samsung that has managed to get 'modern' touchpad gestures working for #windows8 then? #wpc
  • Mon, 15:06: OK, not just the OEMs who have #windows8 ready PCs getting some #wpc love but Dell, Sony, Toshiba get much less time on screen
  • Mon, 15:16: At #WPC Tami Reller was using the delightful #Nomad brush to paint on a capacitive screen; I looked at it last year
  • Mon, 15:17: RT @sbisson: Microsoft demonstrating Windows RT on a Qualcomm device at #wpc12. Is that to dispel the rumours that only Tegra devices cu ...
  • Mon, 15:25: Microsoft buying Perceptive Pixel & getting Jeff Han; excellent news for making touch bigscreen & truly interactive #wpc
  • Mon, 15:31: So is this 82" #perceptivepixel touchscreen the 80" tablet that @fxshaw said has been hanging on Steve Ballmer's wall for a few months?
  • Mon, 15:39: I wondered why Steve Ballmer started sounding a bit echoey on the #wpc stream; must be when his mike failed & nobody noticed ;-)
  • Mon, 16:26: RT @tomwarren: Windows 7 hits 630 million licenses sold, in comparison - Apple has shipped 26 million copies of OS X Lion ...
  • Mon, 16:29: Twitter has errors for 'can't tweet that' & 'you already tweeted that' but no 'yay! I did actually tweet that' notification in between
  • Mon, 21:56: RT @FOSSpatents: Apple keeps winning injunctions. Microsoft keeps signing up patent licensees. Google keeps denying Android has IP issue ...
  • Tue, 00:28: I just invented the idea of the pope-up notification; I think it raises the pointy hat when there's a message from god or something...
Tags: twitter

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded