Artificial Intelligence for Wellness

December 19, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human Microbiome
The interaction of some three billion bacterial genes and twenty thousand human genes in the human microbiome is the [MORE]

An Automated “Radiologist” Named Avicenna

March 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Avicenna Software
IBM is placing a big bet that computational medicine will be the fulcrum between the digital patient and the [MORE]

IBM’s Initiative in “The Imitation Game”

May 12, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Numenta AI
Recently, Alan Turing’s notebook documenting his “Automatic Computing Engine” sold at auction for $1.025m. This was the machine he [MORE]

EPIC Welcomes App Developers

April 21, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Epic Systems EHR
Sometime this year, the US Defense Department will choose a provider for military’s electronic health record—a contract worth [MORE]

Big Leap into the Data Pool

October 7, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medical Data Errors
With 100,000 health apps for smartphones and a potential market of close to half trillion dollars driving [MORE]

IBM’s Microfluidics Device for Oncologists

February 18, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microfluidics diagnostic chip
IBM’s search for new markets, after disappointing earnings in its more traditional fields, has turned [MORE]

IBM’s Neuro-Synaptic Chip

December 17, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Neuron Chip
Most computer chips process instructions in a series, while human neurons do the same in massive parallel.  IBM now [MORE]

IBM’s “Watson” on Duty at Sloane-Kettering

July 16, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

There is no substitute in medicine for the astute physician, assuming he or she is mentally and physically alert.  [MORE]

IBM’s “Watson” on Duty at Sloane-Kettering

May 28, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robots Diagnosing
There is no substitute in medicine for the astute physician, assuming he or she is mentally and physically alert.  [MORE]

Analytics for Personalized, Predictive Medicine

January 8, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

This piece is pretty close to a commercial ad for IBM’s “Patient Care and Insights” analytical software, but it [MORE]

IBM Launches Clinical Genomics in Italy

June 12, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

IBM Clinical Genomics
Not long after IBM’s “Watson” computer won the Jeopardy challenge, the machine’s adaptation to clinical medicine was [MORE]

Forecast for Connected Health

June 5, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

As IBM sees it, the increasing number of data collection devices, the wider use of tablets in bringing that data [MORE]

IBM’s Watson Healthcare Advisory Board

April 17, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Watson Computer on Jeopardy
Most of us will remember IBM’s supercomputer “Watson” beating the pants off human competitors on the quiz [MORE]

BodyMedia Weight Loss Coach

March 20, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

BodyMedia Personal Monitor
BodyMedia, Inc. (Pittsburgh, PA) makes an armband monitor that tracks calories burned and movement based on four [MORE]