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My Dog Died and I Got a Survey

This is still raw, so I’m working hard to be constructive and not mean. But seriously, how much more self-centered can a veterinarian company be, than to send me a survey the morning after my dog dies to ask, “How did we do?” Yes, this really happened. On Friday, Lancelot (pictured above, on the day…

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Don't Be Fooled by Big Numbers

Don’t Be Fooled by Big Numbers

Suppose you could have a neural network machine-learned algorithm that is 91% accurate in predicting who will buy your product and who will not, just with a computer facial scan. Wow—91% sounds amazing! Don’t buy it, and don’t be a sucker for big numbers until you look more closely at the math behind those big…

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