Last week a new semantic search engine was launched, an essential accoutrement for the on-line hypochondriac. It aggregates medical content from a number of different informative health sites.
Allegedly it understand plain English – or not, as you can see.
Fearing that you might have Aids is a case in point. The search engine quite clearly tells you that ‘Jew’ is one of the causes of Aids, and then clicking on ‘Jew’ goes on to suggest cures for ‘Jew’, amongst which ‘God’, alcohol and sprinkling with coarse salt are three of the notable results.
It is not all doom, gloom and anti semitic though – there are apparently positive aspect of having Aids – and amongst them is the Spanish Civil War. Who would have guessed?
Software engineers are at this moment climbing all over the NetBase Solutions HealthBase in an effort to iron out the glitches before the writs overwhelm the company………
H/t Leena Rao