David Warton (University of New South Wales) interviews Viviana Ruiz-Gutierrez (Cornell University) about her recent paper Uncertainty in biological monitoring: a framework for data collection and analysis to account for multiple sources of sampling bias… 101 more words
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False positives undermine your security investments.
The rapid adoption of threat intelligence data by enterprises signals an increased emphasis on preventing targeted malware attacks. While few question the strategy fueling this boom, it is the quality of this intelligence that is debatable. 707 more words
Well, this isn’t good – Faulty statistics have called into question fMRI results, which put more than 40,000 studies in jeopardy. Turns out there is both a high false positive rate, and a glitch in the software package. 77 more words