Category: Research

Pew Research: 72% of Americans Believe Social Media Companies Hold Too Much Power in Politics
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Pew Research: 72% of Americans Believe Social Media Companies Hold Too Much Power in Politics

A recent study published by the Pew Research Center states that the majority of Americans surveyed believe that social media firms wield too much power in the world of politics. 72 percent of Americans believe companies like Facebook, Google, and Twitter are too powerful, including 63 percent of Democrats. A report published in Pew Research’s…

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Pew Research: 6-in-11 Americans Want More Deportations of Illegal Aliens
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Pew Research: 6-in-11 Americans Want More Deportations of Illegal Aliens

A majority of Americans say they want to see more deportations of illegal aliens and increased security along the United States-Mexico border, a new survey finds. The latest Pew Research Center survey reveals that nearly 70 percent of all Americans believe increased security at the porous U.S.-Mexico border is very or somewhat important — including…

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Will unreliable research bury your healthcare startup?
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Will unreliable research bury your healthcare startup?

For healthtech founders and funders, scientific claims and conclusions are more than policy — business models depend upon the lucid appraisal of clinical problems, evaluating inadequacies in current standards of care, a clear understanding of disease pathways, and designing superior interventions.  At each step along this value chain, founders stand on the shoulders of the…

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