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Profiling risky clients #LAK12


I must admit that I found Leslie Scism and Mark Maremont’s paper on the approaches used by insurance companies to assess health risk to be quite shocking. Although much of the #LAK12 mooc has focused on the accumulation and exploitation of observed … Continue reading

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Big Brother IS watching you #LAK12


I suppose I’ve been a bit naive to assume that the sorts of analyses that Amazon employs are the ultimate in positively exploiting customer information and behaviour. I guess I should have been alerted by the number of times that … Continue reading

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