“Target doesn’t just know when you’re buying sheets. They know what you’re doing in between them.”
Stephen Colbert on Target and predictive analytics
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Years You Have Left to Live, Probably
The individual data points of life are much less predictable than the average. Here’s a simulation that shows you how much time is left on the clock.
Firearms Dealers vs. Burgers, Pizza, and Coffee
As of May 2016, there were 64,432 licensed firearms dealers and pawnbrokers, which got me wondering how that compares to other businesses.
Who spends the most years in retirement?
Early retirement. That’s what most people want, unless you’re lucky …