As well as this, it upsets me because systemically, he should have done the basic “risk analysis” of asking the usual two basic questions:

  • “what is my null hypothesis?”
  • “what evidence do I have for this?”

Together with the ‘action’ question of

  • “How will this affect the population at Google and the wider community if I get this wrong”

Which is a step formal engineering adds to the giant shoulders of science.

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