Despite claims that #influenza is a “winter disease” a survey of 119 countries finds that #flu spreads the same ways, with the same Ros and CFRs, everywhere in the world, from the Equator to the Poles. It’s about human behavior, not viral “seasonality.”
Having a hard time paying for gas? Price too high? Well, don’t blame #Biden — Here, #Trump brags that he is personally responsible for pushing up gas prices.
#inflation #gasprices https://twitter.com/ianbremmer/status/1577995611663728642
#ITU #Plenipot Internet ad hoc, Res 102: a delegate notes that the CWG-Internet is the only Council Working Group not open to Sector Members. All other CWGs are open to both Member States and Sector Members.
“In a masterful work of investigative journalism…Bogdanich and Forsythe pierce through McKinsey’s “culture of secrecy”…to unearth conflicts of interest, corruption, hypocrisy and strategic blunders that read like a prosecutor’s indictment.” https://www.washingtonpost.com/books/2022/09/29/scandals-hypocrisy-behind-mckinseys-sterling-reputation/
“[T]he way they’re dumping the stock has some observers questioning if the downward pressure is actually a death spiral from which Meta can’t recover. ‘I’m not sure there’s a core business that works anymore at Facebook.'” https://www.cnbc.com/2022/09/30/facebook-scrambles-to-escape-death-spiral-as-users-flee-sales-drop.html
@mmitchell_ai UNESCO: “It should always be possible to attribute both ethical and legal responsibility for the research, design, development, deployment, and use of AI systems to a physical person or to an existing legal entity.”
On the two-edged sword of @Twitter, by @richardhorton1 @TheLancet
Thanks for the mention with @chrischirp
Facebook contributed to Molly’s suicide, Father ‘If this demented trail of life-sucking content was safe, my daughter Molly would probably still be alive and instead of being a bereaved family of four, there would be five of us looking forward to a life”
Sure hope companies I rely on our heeding this truism. https://twitter.com/BloombergLive/status/1575460104765411329