If a medical company boasted that their tests flagged cancer in 100 percent of patients that ended up having cancer, he said. Not a very helpful statistic, because if you flag 100 percent of all patients as potentially having cancer, then you get a 100 percent rate, too. To gauge how effective the test is, you would also want to know how often it predicted cancer in patients that didn have it.
A common use of the platform is to show consumers what’s happening behind the curtain at a company. A recent image posted to General Electric’s account shows a technician working on an engine in an aviation facility in Peebles, Ohio, for example, and Tiffany Co.’s account photos shows the inside of a jewelry workshop in the store’s flagship Fifth Avenue location. But brands are also using Instagram to run contests and source images.
The first day was occupied by lectures about Capt. James Cook; they were excellent, yet I couldn’t help but think that two separate events were mashed into one for the sake of convenience. Cook’s voyage, 135 years before the land auction, is tangential to the centennial..
Previous efforts to revamp Playboy, as recently as three years ago, have never quite stuck. And those who have accused it of exploiting women are unlikely to be assuaged by a modest cover up. But, according to its own research, Playboy’s logo is one of the most recognizable in the world, along with those of Apple and Nike.
22, 2008. He had an appointment for a massage at the residence in the SoHo neighborhood, NYPD spokesman Paul Browne said. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow). Nike’s CEO condemned racism in a powerful company wide emailNike’s CEO issued an anti racist email memo to the entire company, making it known that racists aren’t welcome in house. But the recent outpouring of anti racist sentiment can help morale, especially when it comes to institutions and companies. On Friday, Nike’s CEO issued an anti racist email memo to the entire company, making it known that racists aren’t welcome in house.
The stock market in Canada is burgeoning into new sectors for investors looking to diversify their portfolios. Capital Event Conferences, managed by Capital Event Management ( brings investors and public companies together, and the event in Kelowna this year featured many newcomers, specifically within the growing cannabis and blockchain industries. Mainstays in resources, oil gas, biotech and diversified industries were featured too, and together brought variety to attendees.