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Logic clearly dictates that the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few. Spock, Wrath Of Khan 

You have to do bulk-handling to meet the needs of vast populations, I'm afraid.

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Yeah, 'keto' screams liberal commie bastard.

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Water Cooler / When big data classifies you according to stereotypes
« on: July 12, 2018, 12:44:47 PM »
Algorithms are taking over Ė and woe betide anyone they class as a 'deadbeat'

https://www.theguardian.com/world/commentisfree/2018/jul/12/algorithm-privacy-data-surveillance

I somewhat disagree, I'm a big believer that stereotypes generally serve as an efficient way to classify. But it's worth a post.

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(This PSA brought to you by our No-sh##-Sherlock Dept)

monitoring efforts should focus on .com sites, and social media.

http://www.hawaiipublicradio.org/post/new-traffic-report-shows-vietnam-online-illegal-wildlife-trade-coms

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 or overall mortality in older adults. In addition to not contributing to death, the results suggest that one fatty acid present in dairy may lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease, particularly from stroke

Nearly 3,000 adults age 65 years and older were included in the study, which measured plasma levels of three different fatty acids found in dairy products at the beginning in 1992 and again at six and 13 years later.

https://www.uth.edu/media/story.htm?id=1692785a-5886-46e8-8186-230d71b834ac


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Economics & Investing / Re: Brexit
« on: July 11, 2018, 08:56:06 PM »

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Marketing / Re: Savvy business card
« on: July 11, 2018, 05:30:58 PM »
Cardiologist (unavoidable pun)

https://i.imgur.com/A3Onv0W.gifv

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>hijack the topic of the thread, sorry.

Have at it.

You guys know that Sonic has just modernized the old A&W car-hop drive-ins from the 50s?  Except the communication tech is better.

Don't miss the Arby's thread, it's related.

>human interaction

Wait until the bots displace the cooks and waiters.

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Not Sonic, but likely true there, too.  And don't forget about Chick-Fil-A.  Interesting article on consumer profiling.

http://theweek.com/speedreads/783985/not-eating-arbys-strong-indicator-youre-liberal

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Gizmodo, Jezebel, Deadspin, Lifehacker, Splinter, The Root, Kotaku, Earther, Jalopnik, The Onion, Clickhole, The A.V. Club and The Takeout.

https://nypost.com/2018/07/10/univision-confirms-it-wants-to-sell-gizmodo-the-onion/

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Water Cooler / Re: Thanos Did Nothing Wrong
« on: July 10, 2018, 07:19:13 PM »
"all 715,000 subscribers who were subscribed yesterday."

What a beast reddit has become.

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https://fiddle.jshell.net/t9zwtm30/1/show/

Works! Give it some time to build source. Google News took a minute or more to render.

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Economics & Investing / Re: Brexit
« on: July 10, 2018, 01:48:55 AM »
The End of the Brexit Illusion
The grand promises of withdrawal from the European Union run aground on the tedious and technical details that campaigners ignored.

https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/07/the-end-of-the-brexit-illusion/564725/

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They have resigned in protest that the plan is not fantastical enough, that it does not rely enough on fairy dust and magic wishes.

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