* Posts by PapaPepe

3 posts • joined 1 Sep 2020

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes found guilty of fraud: Blood-testing machines were vapourware after all


Good idea, aggressive pursuit of capital, greedy investors that didn't bother doing their due diligence, salting the samples to gain time, investors getting nervous and pulling the rug. Happened so many times before, will happen many times again.

The only thing I do not understand is why is this in criminal court instead of being a civil litigation between the two parties?

Foreign Office IT chaos: Shocking testimony reveals poor tech support hindered Afghan evac attempts


Catch 22

> ...not having actually prepared anything in advance to manage things...

No invading army in the history of warfare prepared for defeat. If it was smart enough to do that, it almost certainly would have been smart enough not to invade.

What's 2 + 2? Personal info, sniffs Twitter: Anti-doxxing AI goes off the rails, bans tweets with numbers in them


Re: No AI

Artificial intelligence does exist; just like artificial insemination. Both are substitutes, used by those not capable of the real version of the phenomenon.


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