Frrole’s DeepSense AI doesn’t have kind things to say about me. My stability potential — a person’s willingness to “give it their all” before they quit — ranks as 4.6, a “medium” assessment marked by an ominous red bar. Other traits, like my learning ability and need for autonomy rank only slight higher, while a short … [Read more...] about The next frontier in hiring is AI-driven
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As I walked 32 miles last week through tech’s biggest trade show, CES 2019, I kept thinking about products that my 85-year-old mother could use. That’s not an easy task, as the woman — bless her heart — could not figure out how to use an iPhone. She’s got dementia and bad hearing and can barely manage the caption phone and her … [Read more...] about Tech companies finally care about helping older people
Rob Price, provided by Published 6:42 pm PST, Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Sasha Cuttler Sasha Cuttler, a nurse working at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, alleges the medical institution has illegally retaliated against their whistleblowing. Cuttler has been an outspoken critic of the decision to rename the hospital after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and … [Read more...] about A nurse who spoke out against Mark Zuckerberg paying to rename an SF hospital is accusing it of retaliation (FB)
With variations across geography and demographics, the world is getting sadder. Between 2005 and 2015, the number of people afflicted with depression increased by 18.4 per cent, with 322 million people worldwide suffering the debilitating effects of clinical depression, chronic anxiety, and other related mental disorders, according to the World Health Organisation.Many taboos … [Read more...] about Machine learning strategies for the diagnosis of depression
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