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Apple Updates iPad, iMac, OS X, iOS
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
iPad Air 2 gets slimmer and more powerful, while iMac gains a 5K Retina display.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/16/2014
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How Johns Hopkins Delivers Coordinated Care
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
Commentary
Johns Hopkins Community Health Partnership uses Salesforce.com CRM to deliver a coordinated care model that engages an entire community for better health.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 10/16/2014
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Concussion Tool: Digitized Mouthpiece Warns Athletes
Patience Wait,
News
Sensor-equipped mouthpiece can detect worrisome hits to the head.
By Patience Wait , 10/16/2014
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4 Healthcare IT Lessons From Dreamforce 2014
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
Commentary
Healthcare providers, medical device manufacturers, and data analytics firms explore innovative ways to engage patients.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 10/15/2014
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10 Robots Changing The World
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
Driverless cars are just the beginning. Take a look at the robots we will depend on for health, work, and entertainment.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/15/2014
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9 Tech Companies As Ben & Jerry's Flavors
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Get ready for Amazon Rainforest Crunch and IBM Big Blueberry Bonanza.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/15/2014
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Google Adds Chat Help For Tech Support
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google addresses the IT gap among its small business customers by expanding Google for Work support options.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/14/2014
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Mend The Broken Doctor-Patient Relationship
Paul Cerrato,
Commentary
Americans have lost faith in the healthcare industry. A more realistic view of the profession, coupled with the right technology, can help restore that trust.
By Paul Cerrato , 10/14/2014
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HealthCare.gov: Lessons From Continuous Software Delivery
Anders Wallgren, CTO, Electric Cloud
Commentary
A tight cycle of development, design, and testing is the best way to keep a big project (even a supposedly Agile one) from blowing up.
By Anders Wallgren CTO, Electric Cloud, 10/13/2014
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Healthcare Insurance Regs Must Keep Up With Tech Advances
Joshua New, Policy Analyst, Center for Data Innovation
Commentary
Antiquated rules could get in the way of improving people's health and lowering their healthcare costs.
By Joshua New Policy Analyst, Center for Data Innovation, 10/10/2014
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Healthcare Software Development: We Can Do Better
Todd Dunn, Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare
Commentary
Yes, users do know what they want from software. And developers must listen.
By Todd Dunn Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare, 10/9/2014
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Print Your Own Touchscreen
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
PrintScreen enables anyone to design and print ultra-thin touch-screens for mobile, wearable, and ubiquitous computing applications.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/7/2014
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The Ultimate Wearable? It's 'Invisible'
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Wearables and other digital devices should be heard and not seen, says product design consultant Stuart Karten.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 10/7/2014
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Navy Tests Swarming Autonomous Boats
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Navy sees "robot boats" as a way to better protect service members, improve defense capabilities, and cut costs.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/7/2014
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A Drone To Watch Over Me
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
The Nixie wearable drone aims to turn selfies to stalkies.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/6/2014
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Marriott Pays $600,000 For Jamming WiFi Hotspots
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Marriott International has agreed to settle an FCC complaint regarding blockage of guests' WiFi hotspots.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/4/2014
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FDA Delivers Medical Device Security Guidelines
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
As the FDA attempts to bolster the security of medical devices, some experts warn that guidance is too little, too late.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/3/2014
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Walgreens, WebMD Partner On Wellness Coaching
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Two healthcare companies team up to create a consumer-friendly health resource.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/2/2014
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From EHR To Healthcare App Platform
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
Commentary
As part of his "Free the Data" series, Georgia Tech's Mark Braunstein interviews Josh Mandel, architect of the SMART Platform.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 10/2/2014
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Businesses Gain From Internet Fast Lanes
Mani Zarrehparvar, President, Visage Mobile
Commentary
Don't socialize the Internet; embrace pay-to-play.
By Mani Zarrehparvar President, Visage Mobile, 10/2/2014
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