She followed that statement up with some historical facts. One of which was the observed anniversary of the first blood transfusion where a 15 year old kid was given sheep's blood, and Elizabeth Holmes was accused of fraud. She referred to both the sheep blood transfusion and Holmes's blood testing "technology" as "innovations".
@mike you should have a look at „The Myths of innovation“. A real classic from Scott Berkun published 2010… must read!
@mike that’s a bit sad to be honest… It shows how much out of touch you can get, and how dangerous a company exec can be if they want to follow in this “technology and innovation”.
@mike well 'innovation' was originally a perjorative term... https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2013/06/innovation-the-history-of-a-buzzword/277067/
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