…e rich world but have the fierce drive unique to those born and raised in the underdeveloped world. While their hacker peers in Silicon Valley are building photo sharing apps, Argentine hackers are busy reinventing democracy and property rights, doing security research, and launching early Bitcoin startups.
…nsequences. Early stage ML companies may, sensibly, prioritise data access over short-term revenue. They may seed software without charge, or accept reduced revenue from initial customers, given the value of early customers’ data.
Accordingly, ML companies with offerings in areas distant from GAIM’s core competencies will enjoy greater defensibility. Distance comes primarily through vertical focus, and secondarily through technical development in a…
Entering a mortgage contract in the UK is regulated under the Financial Services and Markets Act (2000). Within The Mortgage Conduct of Business Rulebook, rule 11.6.2 states that a firm “must not enter into the transaction unless it can demonstrate that the…contract..is affordable for the customer.” If the lender has relied upon a black box deep learning algorithm to determine affordability, can it do so?