Baupost’s Seth Klarman Dives Further Into Translate Bio

Baupost Group founder Seth Klarman (Trades, Portfolio) disclosed on Monday he expanded his stake in Translate Bio Inc. (NASDAQ:TBIO) by 38.76%.Managing about $24.7 billion in assets, the guru’s Boston-based hedge fund looks for value in a broad range of opportunities, including stocks, distressed debt, liquidations and foreign securities. Klarman typically seeks securities that trade well…

Reckon with the complete loss of reality with some people who don’t actually exist

Screenshot: Tero Karras FI (YouTube)Machine learning is all (unnerving) fun and (unsettling) games when it comes to swapping Freddie Mercury and Rami Malek’s likenesses, slapping Nick Offerman’s face onto the cast of Full House, or watching Bill Hader melt into Tom Cruise and Seth Rogen while doing impressions, but it gets even creepier when the…

Better Ways to Predict Who’s Going to Quit

Nicholas Eveleigh/Getty Images Companies know that employee turnover is expensive and disruptive. And they know that retaining their best and brightest employees helps them not only save money but also preserve competitive advantages and protect intellectual capital. Most retention efforts, however, rely on two retrospective tools. First, exit interviews are conducted to better understand why…

Project Veritas and ‘whistle-blower’ published bullshit ‘data-leak’ to dox Google employees

Project Veritas, a non-profit conspiracy theory outlet, today dropped the ‘bombshell’ that it’d obtained hundreds of leaked internal documents from a whistle-blower showing Google‘s bias against Conservatives. Unfortunately, as is almost always the case with Project Veritas, the claims are crap. As TNW’s Ravie Lakshmanan pointed out, the documents are probably authentic. I’ve pored over…

Govt relaxes FDI norms: 100% FDI in coal mining, contract manufacturing; 26% in digital media

Last Updated : Aug 28, 2019 07:43 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com The government has also relaxed FDI rules for single brand retail and expanded definition of 30 percent domestic sourcing. The government on August 28 announced that it has approved 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) through the automatic route in coal mining, its…

Xcode 11 GM Confirms Apple’s Work on AR Headset

Code found in the golden master version of Xcode 11 confirms that Apple is working on an augmented reality headset of some kind, and perhaps planned to announce it at the event but scrapped the debut last minute. 9to5Mac’s Guilherme Rambo and developer Steve Troughton-Smith found that Xcode 11 features an ARDisplayDevice framework with references…