HP Buys Autonomy Machine Learning Software Technology for $11 Billion–More Debt and A Stake in Health IT HP Buys Autonomy Machine Learning Software Technology for $11 Billion–More Debt and A Stake in Health IT

Autonomy is basically data aggregating and machine learning technology and there’s a medical divisio...

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Monday, October 03, 2011

Aetna and CVS Brand a Prescription Drug Plan–Cheaper Prescriptions and Easier Consolidation for Collection of Data Aetna and CVS Brand a Prescription Drug Plan–Cheaper Prescriptions and Easier Consolidation for Collection of Data

We all know that pharmacies collect and sell our data and perhaps by attracting more Aetna customers...

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Monday, October 03, 2011

United HealthCare Gets In the Medical Device Business–Distributing Cheap Hearing Aides Sold Via Hi HealthInnovations Division –Subsidiary Watch United HealthCare Gets In the Medical Device Business–Distributing Cheap Hearing Aides Sold Via Hi HealthInnovations Division –Subsidiary Watch

IntriCon Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and distributes miniature and micro-miniature b...

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Monday, October 03, 2011

Occupying Wall Street–It’s All About the “Attack of the Killer Algorithms”–The Unfair and Marketing Exploit of Ethics Using Math–This Could be a Subject for Michael Moore to Explore and Document In a Movie Occupying Wall Street–It’s All About the “Attack of the Killer Algorithms”–The Unfair and Marketing Exploit of Ethics Using Math–This Could be a Subject for Michael Moore to Explore and Document In a Movie

I have been watching the news coverage just like everybody else and seen the frustration and a unite...

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Monday, October 03, 2011

Cedars Sinai Co-Sponsoring World Stem Cell Summit–Regenerative Medicine  Oct 3-5 2011 Cedars Sinai Co-Sponsoring World Stem Cell Summit–Regenerative Medicine Oct 3-5 2011

This is probably the most exciting part of healthcare today with finding cures and treatments and 25...

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Sunday, October 02, 2011

Facebook Patent Application–Communicating Information in a Social Network System While On Another Domain While Maintaining Profiles for Users - Patent and Anti-Privacy Cash Cows Facebook Patent Application–Communicating Information in a Social Network System While On Another Domain While Maintaining Profiles for Users - Patent and Anti-Privacy Cash Cows

You do wonder what you can and cannot believe today and thanks to Mike Arrington, here’s the page wi...

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Sunday, October 02, 2011

Apps Aps Everywhere But Nobody Cares–Way Too Many Software Programs and Contests For Programs That Only Do “One Thing” In Healthcare Apps Aps Everywhere But Nobody Cares–Way Too Many Software Programs and Contests For Programs That Only Do “One Thing” In Healthcare

It’s time to be a bit of a devil’s advocate here and this is not the first time I’ve done this but r...

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Sunday, October 02, 2011

United Healthcare To Begin Using CareSpeak Text Messaging for CareGiver Alerts and to Push Compliance With Requested Responses United Healthcare To Begin Using CareSpeak Text Messaging for CareGiver Alerts and to Push Compliance With Requested Responses

Text messaging is just that and in my own course of work I just use Outlook and Windows Live to sche...

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Saturday, October 01, 2011

American College of Emergency Physicians Suing State of Washington to Over Turn Limiting Medicaid Patients to 3 Visits a Year–Digital Illiteracy with Comprehending Math American College of Emergency Physicians Suing State of Washington to Over Turn Limiting Medicaid Patients to 3 Visits a Year–Digital Illiteracy with Comprehending Math

There are 700 diagnoses which the lawmakers have ruled not emergencies and they include chest pain, ...

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Saturday, October 01, 2011

What’s It Like to Be an Entrepreneur in Health IT–Practice Fusion CEO Talks About How Far Will You Be Willing to Go–The Addiction Cycle What’s It Like to Be an Entrepreneur in Health IT–Practice Fusion CEO Talks About How Far Will You Be Willing to Go–The Addiction Cycle

This is a great talk on how a company gets built and this is worth listening to as he sold his car, ...

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Saturday, October 01, 2011

Twitter Bots Fake Conversations and Affect Search Rankings with Contrived Algorithmic Web Chatter That Really Does Not Exist Twitter Bots Fake Conversations and Affect Search Rankings with Contrived Algorithmic Web Chatter That Really Does Not Exist

This is good as scientists are studying how social media is shaping politics and how ideas spread ar...

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Saturday, October 01, 2011

eBay and PayPal Expanding Mobile Technology Opening Up Platform to Allow 3rd Party Developers–Could it Handle Insurance Exchanges & Save a Ton of Money? eBay and PayPal Expanding Mobile Technology Opening Up Platform to Allow 3rd Party Developers–Could it Handle Insurance Exchanges & Save a Ton of Money?

Magento is their open source e-commerce platform that can allow a small retail store for one exampl...

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Saturday, October 01, 2011
 
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