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Comment Re:Psychology more scientific than cancer studies? (Score 4, Interesting) 255

Or this one from just under 2 weeks ago:

The requirement that medical researchers register in detail the methods they intend to use in their clinical trials, both to record their data as well as document their outcomes, caused a significant drop in trials producing positive results. From Nature: "The study found that in a sample of 55 large trials testing heart-disease treatments, 57% of those published before 2000 reported positive effects from the treatments. But that figure plunged to just 8% in studies that were conducted after 2000.

Comment Get over yourself (Score 1) 255

Those of us from a hard science background always had our doubts about this sort of stuff

Maybe you should have been using those doubts for introspection? I can easily find numerous retractions from "hard science" journals plus it's easy to find a number of similar studies showing reproducibility in "hard" science medical research and drug trials.

Comment Re:It's the base assumption that its invalid (Score 4, Insightful) 392

This is getting ridiculous, when there is evidence that could solve multiple murders and they have it so locked down that even LEO cannot get at it.

How do you know what is on the phone would solve the murder?

That type of encryption is for the government, not for joe six-pack.

10/10. Excellent troll, good sir!

Comment Re:Blackberry not compatible with anything (Score 1) 108

And you don't even need to believe me. Scroll to the bottom of this page and read this disclaimer that exists on all BB 10 pages about Android apps:

Android app support and compatibility will vary by smartphone and/or software version.

And also notice how they only mention being able to install apps from Amazon's App Store not Google Play.

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