In Case of Emergency, Check Twitter
Facebook, Twitter, and similar social media tools can enhance disaster preparedness and emergency response, according to New England Journal of Medicine commentary.
Twitter Pushes Ads Into User Timelines
Promoted Tweets will now appear in the stream that users see, augmenting the Twitter search advertising the microblogging service introduced last year.
Hospitals Boost IT Spending Plans
The prospect of Meaningful Use dollars has spurred healthcare providers to spend more in tough economic times, according to a HIMSS Analytics report.
IT Leaders Fight New HIPAA Rule
CHIME and MGMA take exception to a proposed requirement to produce access reports within 30 days after a patient's request.
Google+ Name Rules Adjusted
Users believed to be violating the Google+ "common name" policy can expect a more attentive review process.
US-CERT Director Leaves Abruptly
Randy Vickers, head of the organization responsible for
protecting the U.S. against cyber attacks, has resigned effective
Cloud Computing: Solving The Backup Problem
New York's famed Museum of Modern Art and its 750 employees recently transitioned to Google Apps and deployed Backupify's cloud backup and archiving platform to ensure data integrity.