Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe

My tweets

  • Thu, 18:43: CIOs telling @MattRosoff that viral sales are OK but to get into enterprise your startup needs to talk to the CIO who has control #demofall
  • Thu, 18:47: design by Reddit MT @WithinRafael Win8.1 team on no Me tile: "I'm literally going to walk down after lunch &give them your suggestion" lol.
  • Thu, 18:51: reminder that if there isn't the app/web app you want for Windows 8, you can pin the actual website as a tile
  • Thu, 18:58: the CIO has to be good at picking new techologies but we don't have time to keep up with all the umpteen cold calls/sales pitches #DEMOFall
  • Thu, 19:07: just being 10-20% better than what I already have isn't going to make a CIO switch; just being half the price doesn't work either #demofall
  • Thu, 19:09: RT @Taproom307: It's important to drink as much craft beer as you can in this life.
  • Thu, 19:12: sustaining about 78% of most CIO budget vs innovation/strategic; most are still trying to flip that ratio, make ops easier for us #demofall
  • Thu, 19:33: RT @timheuer: Love this question: 'Would you rather fight 1 Richard Stallman sized Linus Torvalds, or 100 Linus Torvalds sized Richard Stal…
  • Thu, 19:34: RT @getwired: Microsoft Remote Desktop for OS X:
  • Thu, 19:35: RT @WithinRafael: 8.1 team on "Why should my school move from 7?": "Daft Punk: Harder, better, faster, stronger ; )"
  • Thu, 19:37: I'm sorry, every time someone presents at me/talks at me wearing Glass, it feels creepy & makes me want to pick my nose for the record
  • Thu, 19:42: RT @inafried: I'm quite often in purple. But today it's for a reason. Standing proud for and with LGBT youth. #SpiritDay
  • Thu, 19:43: RT @APImetricStats: Significant problems with performance for Intel's Cloud Service Platform at the moment. #apistats
  • Thu, 19:44: RT @robertsjason: URI schemes for launching built-in apps for Windows Phone 8 #wpdev
  • Thu, 19:45: merchants save transaction fee by using bitcoin rather than square? um, or avoid them altogether by NOT SELLING ANYTHING TO ANYONE #DEMOFall
  • Thu, 19:55: demo of a Glass app showing info about people you're looking at overlaid on video of them cuts off one of their heads #nocomment #demofall
  • Thu, 20:02: Google Ventures judge on #demofall Glass panel mentions that an app to have people know all about her as they walk up feels creepy
  • Thu, 20:03: RT @bdsams: IE11: You can see all of your stored sites in the Settings/Accounts, & you can choose to have credentials roamed across your Wi…
  • Thu, 20:05: no API, no Store, no distribution details, no launch date - but there is an investment team focusing on Google Glass entrepreneurs #demofall
  • Thu, 20:09: guys choosing girls in bars to pick up because a health tracker on the wrist says they look after their health/figure? #demofall creepy
  • Thu, 23:51: Windows 8.1 lets me see progress of #skydrive uploads in the app, but not force it to start uploads when it hasn't done that automatically(;
  • Thu, 23:55: Windows 8.1 #skydrive seems to REBUILD the ENTIRE upload sync list each time I run the skydrive app? that doesn't seem efficient? huh?
  • Thu, 23:58: before reboot; #SkyDrive tells me is has 3800 items uploading, shows pending & progress; after reboot says 3 then 6 then 640 then 670 then..
  • Fri, 00:01: I don't have enough visibility of how integrated #skydrive works in windows 8.1 to decide if it's as good as the desktop skydrive sync was
  • Fri, 00:03: so the range of opinions on federated integrated search in Windows are much the same as when it was in Vista before Google complained
  • Fri, 00:06: if #skydrive has to recount which files it's going to upload EVERY TIME I restart it's never going to have to actually upload them #xeno
  • Fri, 02:31: I don't think I mention often enough what a star @sbisson is...
  • Fri, 08:54: Some people are still complaining about the Start menu being gone in Windows 8.1. 50% of YouTube access is from mobile devices. #oldandnew
  • Fri, 08:56: RT @mikko: Google has around one billion users. You're one of them. So *you* create about $60 of revenue and $12 of profit for them annuall…
  • Fri, 09:01: old but good MT @LBugnion All his life George tried to be a good guy by lights of society. society changed &he hasn’t
  • Fri, 09:08: could someone make me a Windows Store app that wraps @ie with a big Pretend To Be iPad button; it can collect the list of sites I use it on
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