Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe

My tweets

  • Mon, 14:39: RT @edbott: And of course the only support option is "Someone from Google will call you in 1-3 hours." Because sure, I can sit here waiting…
  • Mon, 14:45: Windows Phone 10 rumors with no source are pretty random
  • Mon, 15:09: Wise words for CES ;) "The key to a good Vegas service experience starts with a separate entrance"
  • Mon, 15:18: Minor improvement to the UK VATMESS means maybe time to get it right?
  • Mon, 16:34: RT @Carnage4Life: Any feature where you show people their most popular photos/tweets/posts shouldn't assume they are positive. Friends show…
  • Mon, 18:49: There are some websites I need my browser to just replace with soothing music & pictures of kittens
  • Mon, 18:54: RT @SwiftOnSecurity: If you think humanity has any idea what they're doing with computers, listen to a conference call about the ERP upgrad…
  • Mon, 19:02: RT @alexlande: Leaving-browser-tabs-open-for-a-month-so-you-remember-to-read-them-driven development.
  • Mon, 19:13: No, you still can't tell correlation from causation, you can just see when simple causation is visible in data
  • Mon, 19:17: What does Bill Gates actually do these days? More at Microsoft than this suggests: inc product reviews
  • Mon, 19:19: My guess on new Ms browser is plugin-free version of IE with a new extension & security model because it's too hard to get that by upgrading
  • Mon, 19:53: Wow, iTunes really does suck as much as ever. Watching @sbisson not be able to download working file of audiobook he already bought
  • Mon, 20:20: So #TSB can't reach my BT phone number when I want to use it to authenticate a transaction but they can reach it for a marketing survey? WTF
  • Mon, 20:28: suppose I shouldn't be surprised a bank with decent interest rates has terrible tech & customer service; they don't have to
  • Mon, 20:36: RT @jonathansampson: @jacobrossi I've been increasingly seeing cases where Edge mode is surpassing Blink/Webkit. Very optimistic for the fu…
  • Mon, 20:37: The notion that Microsoft should adopt *anyone*'s browser engine is beyond absurd & into not understanding architectural advantages
  • Mon, 21:00: A browser engine isn't like a code repository; it's not a commodity. It's a competitive advantage (or not)
  • Mon, 21:25: I see I'm going to have to write up an explainer for what Microsoft will and won't open source/adopt from the community
  • Mon, 21:29: RT @vihartvihart: I'm told over and over by tech folks it's my job to encourage young girls to get into tech. You've got to make it a place…
  • Mon, 21:31: Nokia (&MS) doing better on its burning Microsoft platform than LG/Sony on Android?
  • Mon, 21:32: RT @kashhill: Security firm thinks employee laid off in May planned Sony hack. Willing to guess employee not named “North Korea.” https://t…
  • Mon, 21:33: On a cold night like this sound carries across the river; can hear the football fans chanting at least a mile away
  • Tue, 00:23: They used to be a couple of holes in my favorite top, now more decorative
  • Tue, 01:04: I've also put the second button on the faux leopardskin sweater I've spent about two decades finishing; finally done!
  • Tue, 01:28: RT @ahmetalpbalkan: @joshtwist I guess it's just more tolerable for oss projects to have out of date docs than enterprise products. :-)
  • Tue, 11:59: RT @shanelandry: #Cortana isn't smart because of magic but instead the tireless efforts of smart people to give users the chance for smart …
  • Tue, 11:59: RT @shanelandry: Hope I can share our NUI Interaction framework someday soon, to help designers understand how users and tech interplay in …
  • Tue, 11:59: RT @shanelandry: Quantifying them came from vast frustration with constant references to "magic" in complicated experiences without plans t…
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    Sat, 14:45: Assume breach/zero trust is the same 'protect the data not the device/boundary' I've been writing about since Windows 8…

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

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