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Failures of Automation: Misunderstanding of the Hierarchy of Evidence
Researchers who are into blood sports would be hard pressed to find a more engaging fight than that between the Cochraneists and the Clinicians over oseltamivir (Tamiflu). The Clinicians derisively refer to the epistemic flaws of the Cochraneists as, ‘Methodolatry’. This is an allusion to the Evidence Based Medicine movement’s supposed fetishisation of the Hierarchy…
Towards the Health Informatics Infrastructure Revolution
Crowdsourcing good data may not be as impossible as it sounds. Indeed, in 2017, my company, Macroscope Consulting Network began preliminary investigations into a joint venture with Sam Lee’s Blockchain Global. While those investigations did not yield the joint venture, we nevertheless relished the opportunity to articulate in an executive summary, our vision for an…
Patientory: The Perfect Storm of Blockchain, Business, and Bullshit
Patientory is a blockchain health informatics company whose initial coin offering (ICO) was the perfect storm of blockchain, business, and bullshit. It was a triumph of fantastical ideas over the necessary detail that would nevertheless net its creators $7.2 million in that initial offering, with the coin selling out within three days. For those unfamiliar with the vicissitudes…
Macroscope Consulting Network: Who We Are
Macroscope, and its Principal, Alex Fein, are at the vanguard of global communications strategy. We are the leaders in novel commstech methodologies, leveraging the world's best practitioner and academic minds. The automation revolution promises great things; but there's still no substitute for human intelligence.
We are much more than just a digital agency. Our silo-busting methodologies are unique. We understand far more than just the tools we use to communicate. Our rigour and commitment to accuracy is unparalleled, and we combine that with creativity and irreverence that deliver audiences that pay attention.
The Macroscope Consulting Network offers the world's premier Executive Epistemology service - leveraging a multiplier effect of cross-disciplinary expertise - to get to the truth behind the hype. Why should discerning the truth of a claim be the preserve of philosophy departments? Business, government, and not-for-profits need these tools too.
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