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Solve Microsoft Office turning ‘revenue’ into ‘revenu’

Every time the word ‘revenue’ turns into ‘revenu’ because Microsoft Office thinks it is a good idea, I start bleeding from my eyes. Hundreds of bloody tissues later, I finally decided to fix it. And it’s surprisingly easy. Apparenty, there is a rule in the Dutch (Nederlands) AutoCorrect that is causing the word to change.…Continue reading Solve Microsoft Office turning ‘revenue’ into ‘revenu’

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Federated Learning: Een einde aan het privacydebat?

Toen Roger McNamee in maart 2019 in zijn podcast-interview met Sam Harris verkondigde dat Android, het mobiele besturingssysteemvan Google, een stofzuiger is voor jouw data, had hij niet kunnen voorzien wat 2 maand later op Google IO aangekondigd zou worden: federated learning. Binnenkort moet de tech-gigant jouw data niet meer opslaan om te voorspellen waar…Continue reading Federated Learning: Een einde aan het privacydebat?

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The danger in KPIs: How they can turn your company into a Soviet factory

Years ago, I worked a short while for a very dysfunctional organization. I was young and in the labor market for less than two years. In less than three months, the key performance indicators (KPIs) to which my performance would be judged grew from zero to over twenty-five. With no experience nor the authority to…Continue reading The danger in KPIs: How they can turn your company into a Soviet factory