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(Oddee)   Our bakery scanner indicates that you have cancer, that will be 5 dollars for the turnover and diagnosis is on the house   (oddee.com) divider line
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1144 clicks; posted to STEM » on 27 Jun 2022 at 7:42 AM (22 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2022-06-26 11:10:03 PM  
5 votes:
First they solve the "is this a brownie, or is it a loaf of rye bread?" Issue that has been plaguing the bakery world, and then they cure identify cancer.

Truly, it is a remarkable time to be alive.
 
2022-06-27 8:39:09 AM  
4 votes:
The system makes the bakery checkout process more hygienic and helps cut down on staff training costs. It's a fairly common solution that any bakery can purchase for $200,000.

Was that meant to be sarcastic?
 
2022-06-27 9:16:24 AM  
3 votes:
That's quite adequate when you're sorting out pastries from a shelf where everything's a pastry, maybe not so good when screening a population where 99.9% of the screened subjects are perfectly fine and without cancer.

A screening test that flags way more false positives that true positives makes for a shiatty screening test. Bayes is a pretty harsh slap to reality that way.
 
2022-06-27 4:22:52 PM  
1 vote:
Bread or Cancer?

Uh, Bread please
 
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