Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe

My tweets

  • Fri, 12:22: oh thank you SO much #skype killing my Store app dead so I have to install a new app & I miss my call because that's so slow #helpful #not
  • Fri, 12:25: RT @ReneVe6a: @marypcbuk We also guesstimated that NAND flash would stop scaling geometrically this year. T minus 3.5 months and counting.
  • Fri, 12:28: RT @SavedYouAClick: Don't click. RT @TEDTalks: A simple way to fight clickbait:
  • Fri, 12:32: the Alphabet/Bing redirect story is a great way to tell which sites have no technical expertise about the Internet ;)
  • Fri, 12:33: RT @thurrott: So. As it turns out letting a phone run out of battery power in the middle of an upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile is a bad thing.
  • Fri, 12:40: MASTERFUL trolling by the #skype team; the tablet app for 'modern' Windows is an app that has nothing but a download link for desktop Skype
  • Fri, 12:43: On Windows 8.1, Skype for tablets link from the Skype web page takes you to the Store to download the Skype modern app that no longer works
  • Fri, 12:46: RT @MarkXA: Reading through US contract. "No health care. None. Don't even think about it".
  • Fri, 12:59: if the build of Server TP3 due to drop next week has extensions in Edge then they're on track for the fall for desktop, I'd say
  • Fri, 13:06: RT @nickmcquire: Predicted last year 40%+ spend on mobility will come from outside IT by '16. It's 64% acc to Our Mobility Buyer Survey fie…
  • Fri, 13:22: Troy Hunt: Azure websites SSL goes “A” grade
  • Fri, 13:22: "vendors managing vendors (that should always be the first clue you’re in for trouble" LOL @troyhunt
  • Fri, 13:23: RT @alexstamos: This tweet is the Fort Sumter of the War Between The Google Teams Shipping Linux Based OSes. Paging Ken Burns.
  • Fri, 13:23: RT @shaver: @fugueish @alexstamos fortunately, requiring software developers to be very careful has pretty much always worked out
  • Fri, 13:31: eeew. Trump using the word cherish of women is actually as bad as all his more obvious insults. very creepy
  • Fri, 13:34: RT @shaver: When the Android team reads the Chrome team's blog posts about the importance of prompt and forceful update, it's gonna be grea…
  • Fri, 13:37: RT @shaver: @fugueish @slightlylate there are things that could have been worse than NPAPI, and if you give me a few months I'll think of o…
  • Fri, 13:48: RT @shaver: Had some press ping me about the latest Lenovo idiocy, but I guess it's hard to quote someone throwing up in their mouth.
  • Fri, 13:55: I'm sorry; I just don't have the patience to keep the tech scammers on the line long enough to protect the next person the might call
  • Fri, 14:07: RT @KiwiCoder: The Dunning–Kruger effect is attributed to a metacognitive inability of the unskilled to accurately evaluate their own abili…
  • Fri, 17:28: Yammer/SharePoint having the move fast/break things/drop unsustainable things approach - is that a good fit?
  • Fri, 17:28: RT @bradygaster: .NET Framework 4.6 is now available for #azure App Service Web Apps!
  • Fri, 17:45: So since July 29, votes for bringing back #onedrive placeholders have gone from ~15k to ~17k; as expected not everyone who cares knew about
  • Fri, 17:56: you will be glad to know that @sbisson and I just kept our stream of makeup puns offline and out loud ;)
  • Fri, 18:00: RT @ronakhashfavs: @zeynep software bugs are eating the world
  • Fri, 18:00: RT @jvagle: @CathyGellis I once asked a IOT manufacturer's chief technologist about race conditions. His response: "What's a race condition…
  • Fri, 18:09: RT @revodavid: I'm proud to represent Microsoft with such esteemed company. R Consortium announces board members: #…
  • Fri, 18:31: I think it was ~1992 when I did my first investigation of whether AV companies were involved in the creation of viruses
  • Fri, 18:32: RT @DrPizza: Android "M" for "Marginally less likely to be afflicted with a major security flaw that will never, ever be fixed"
  • Fri, 18:33: RT @RealDarrenCohen: @DrPizza minuscule…the chance your device will ever see it.
  • Fri, 21:51: RT @alexstamos: My other favorite chatty Apple daemons include AppleAuthIDAgent, apsd, the AssetCacheLocatorService, CFNetworkAgent. Don't …
  • Fri, 21:51: RT @alexstamos: Fmfd calling to random Akamai IPs, oooh, mysterious. Work laptop with no games? Eh, gamed is still rocking it. Helpd is hel…
  • Fri, 21:51: RT @alexstamos: Never use Apple Maps? Still should run mapspushd! I heard you like buying things in the background, so Storeaccountd and st…
  • Fri, 21:52: RT @alexstamos: Anyway, point is that there is a bigger discussion to be had on whether OSes should run standalone and how to surface that.
  • Fri, 21:55: Hypercore Edition looks like a codename for Hyper-V Server 2016; phew - common sense!
  • Fri, 21:56: so I know wonder what's between nano and hyper (not the same scales, of course)
  • Fri, 21:59: guessing who wrote a piece by the headline; yep, I can do that ;)
  • Fri, 22:08: RT @IliadLive: RIVER UPDATE: Achilles has now thrown so many Trojans into the river that it's got clogged up. #howembarrassing #rage #iliad
  • Fri, 22:09: RT @IliadLive: SPEAR CAM: Hector throws spear at Achilles. Athena blows it back. DAMAGE: none. #iliad
  • Fri, 22:09: RT @IliadLive: SPEAR CAM: Aeneas throws spear at Achilles' NEW SHIELD. DAMAGE: none. Achilles' new shield is REALLY REALLY GREAT. #iliad
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