I was watching an episode of the sitcom Modern Family the other day and one of the subplots was about one of the kids, Luke, trying to invent the next great kitchen innovation. Among his attempts were a toaster that butters and toasts simultaneously, the coffee-bot (never fully explained), and a self-flipping pancake whose mechanism of action was…[Read more]
Lisa Suennen wrote a new post, Big data and banana prices: correlation is not knowledge, on the site PE HUB 1 month, 2 weeks ago
I recently came across a fantastic website called Spurious Correlations. On it you can pick from myriad of random variables and see how they are correlated with other random variables.
The idea, of course, is […]
Lisa Suennen commented on the post, Hot or not? Why good-looking men get all the funding, on the site PE HUB 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Alastair, yes most VCs like to work with those they have worked with before, but that is precisely what perpetuates the problem. If we are going to get new blood in, we need to open up the opportunity to […]