Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe

My tweets

  • Tue, 18:20: RT @vibronet: The v1 of the Graph Library is out! Head to for a great overview #AzureAD
  • Tue, 18:31: Xbox One bath salts edition? RT @blowdart: "McAfee Joins Microsoft as New Chief Economist" WOW. Way to make me panic GeekWire.
  • Tue, 19:39: RT @sbisson: Finishing up a piece on Microsoft's AI research. Fascinating work going on in MSRC, needs hyperscale to work. Oh look, Bing.
  • Tue, 19:41: I don't want touch first Office. I want a PDF previewer for Outlook on Windows RT desktop. preferably yesterday
  • Tue, 19:44: US friends; is there an equivalent to UK late payment fees I can charge a company that keeps ignoring an unpaid invoice?
  • Tue, 19:49: sweet! big data prediction of wind speed from flight info we already have #msr
  • Tue, 19:49: RT @stevesi: .@BenedictEvans @adymitruk cross platform has always been a dream of devs, an empty promise for the industry, and a nightmare …
  • Tue, 19:56: RT @dotMorten: Converting a WinPhone sample from Silverlight to WinPRT. A little surprised that I'm deleting more code/xaml than I'm addin…
  • Tue, 20:27: RT @nokia: Taking your #Lumia1020 for a splash? Available for a limited time only -- up to 100m depth :)
  • Tue, 20:29: have been wondering how Cousteau was going to use his Lumia 1020 underwater; limited edition custom dive housing
  • Tue, 21:50: when the Bing research bar randomly appears in Excel, the delete key stops working #weirdOfficekeyboardbug #helphelphelp
  • Tue, 23:43: me to Excel: replace all cells with - in Excel to me: you can't use a URL there me: WT Actual F?
  • Tue, 23:49: I code little except super-freaky Excel formulae these days. data formatting errors make me wish for strong typing in Excel. or better data
  • Wed, 01:49: RT @schnoll: The #Office team at #Microsoft is looking for participants to join us in pre-release beta programs. Sign up at
  • Wed, 11:14: RT @sugru: Q. How do you turn an #Oyster into a #Panda? A. @Jude_Pullen + #sugru that's how :)
  • Wed, 11:16: and 900 trees; complex carbon calculations RT @sbisson: Surface on Delta will save 1.2 million gallons of fuel a year, #businesstransformed
  • Wed, 11:17: Chris Weber; Lumia 930 will come not just with wireless charging built in but in UK will have wireless charging pad in the UK
  • Wed, 11:18: second or third Microsoftie this morning talking about having used prototype Surface 3 for ~3 months
  • Wed, 11:20: that's nice; Chris Weber skipping his slides so we can get to the demo because it has some productivity ideas he hadn't come across ;)
  • Wed, 11:21: interesting to hear how Nokia folk are finding they're more productive with Microsoft IT; newer version of Office 365, in particular SQL BI
  • Wed, 11:26: I'm a nitpicker; Brett from Ms talks about what syncs between Win 8.1 PCs and I think about the Office settings that don't sync ;)
  • Wed, 11:29: not surprised that European employees want companies to supply devices instead of buying their own; why should I pay company bills for tech?
  • Wed, 11:36: sweet! browsing web on Xbox using SmartGlass controlling w WP 8.1, press button on phone screen to grab content back onto phone to browse
  • Wed, 11:37: is it sad or sweet that so many Microsoft guys use Cortana to say/do nice things for their wives?
  • Wed, 11:57: RT @cstross: Imagine the hilarity when the Streisand effect collides with the Secret Service’s prototype-level tweet sarcasm detector algor…
Tags: twitter

  • My tweets

    Fri, 13:34: RT @ DavidHenigUK: I recall hearing this gradual shift of staff out of the UK under European regulatory pressure predicted in 2017.…

  • My tweets

    Thu, 14:03: My Pro X 2 is getting offered Windows 11; I know this because the 'restart to install updates' icon in the system tray has a blue…

  • My tweets

    Sun, 12:40: RT @ MSFTResearch: Explore artists’ interventions on surveillance, from policing to encryption, e-waste, & AI. Join Dr. Simone…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded