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#AskIslamicState Are Algorithms Unethically being Blamed for Censorship?

August 22, 2014 UPDATED: #AskIslamicState #CalamityWillBefallUS on Twitter Below original story UPDATED: September 10, 2014 with additional analytic information comparing Google, Bing and Yahoo! Trending on Twitter for a while, the hashtag #womenshould, behind the very popular awareness campaign from UN Women, cast doubt on the Google autocomplete algorithm.  Originally #Ferguson was not trending on...

President Obama Or Any Past President: Not Work Martyrs

August 22, 2014 US President Barack Obama, left, laughs after Ahmad Rashad made a putt on the first green at the Farm Neck Golf Club at Martha's Vineyard moments after speaking to James Foley's family regarding his execution. ( Matthew Healey/Pool/EPA/Landov) As a tie in from the...

NO “WORK MARTYRDOM” in STARTUPS It’s A REALITY

August 22, 2014 The new buzzword of the week is "Work Martyr," created by the U.S. Travel Association (not at all biased) who claim: 40% of all Americans don't take all of their vacation leave-which equates to 430 million unused days annually Those numbers may very well be correct; and...

Has Acclarent Been Banished from the Ethicon/Johnson & Johnson Empire?

UPDATED CafePharma Response (below) August 21, 2014 It's been shown here time and time again, that when a company does something wrong they will often change their name to distance themselves from unethical or illegal behavior which is a characteristic of The Sociopathic Business Model™.  Once made...

Out of Work Trolls: Forced Accountability & Patent Trolls

August 20, 2014 CNNMoney  Intellectual Ventures the world's most notorious patent troll company, laid-off 19% of its workforce. The company has built up a massive number of patents over the course of its 14-year history, becoming one of the largest patent holders in the world. But instead of making...

James Foley Photojournalist Murdered: Mother states “…Never Been Prouder of Our Son”

August 19, 2014 *Warning GRAPHIC IMAGE BELOW Syria, 2012. Photo by and © Manu Brabo. High resolution version available on http://www.freejamesfoley.org/for-the-press/. Usage: mandatory photo credits alongside an article about James. American Photojournalist James Foley was abducted from Syria in November 2012; and, reported earlier this evening was murdered by...

Patient’s Nightmares Confirmed: DATA BREACH at CHS

August 18, 2014 From CNN Money Community Health Systems (CHS), which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients. Well, this confirms anyone's concern over of physician's offices and hospitals moving to...

Give Good Face: What Your Profile Picture Says about You

August 16, 2014 An ad for PhotoFeeler came across my Twitter feed which I found rather intriguing, since I've been conducting a very unscientific study of my own profile pictures.  It started as more of a joke with a friend to see if certain pictures would...

Winners of the Weak (August 10-16 2014) Top Fraud Stories

August 16, 2014 Accidents happen except when egos get in the way and someone dies, manners are missed when a World Wide President is too busy to meet a Congresswoman, The DOJ perpetuates a pathological lie to pat themselves on the back while unethically enforcing the...

Real Housewives & Whistleblower Make Strange Bedfellows

August 15, 2014 I was recently catching up with an old friend from my former industry of medical device and our conversation turned to "Did you hear about the new guy on RHONJ, he worked for Cell Pharmaceuticals and was a whistleblower; but, was awarded $2.8...