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The next big thing in health care? It probably will start as something small.

Venture Capitalist Fred Wilson had a great post a while back titled, "Bootstrap Your Network With A High Value Use Case." He points out that the …

Health Care

The founder of Evernote made a great point about why AI (probably) won't kill us all

Over the past few years, Silicon Valley denizens have become worried they will invent an artificial intelligence so brilliant that it will quickly become too smart to control, and once it becomes too smart to control, it will make a simple, obvious decision: It's time to kill all the humans.<p>Phil …

Singularity

10 awesome paid iPhone apps that are on sale for free today

Yesterday’s list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free was a great one, and there are still a few limited-time freebies if you <b>hurry back to</b> …

IBM Announces Deals With Apple, Johnson And Johnson, And Medtronic In Bid To Transform Health Care

Experts in health care and information technology agree on the future’s biggest opportunity: the creation of a new computational model that will link together all of the massive computers that now hold medical information. The question remains: who will build it, and how?<p>IBM is today staking its …

Digital Health

Wearables As Tools For Precision Medicine: Promise In Search Of Evidence

A key premise driving typical staid EMR companies like Epic to integrate with Apple’s Healthkit is the presumption that these data will be clinically useful and medically informative. I’ve already experienced this with my physician at One Medical Group, who (with my permission) is able to access …

Digital Health

30 Under 30: The Entrepreneurs Making Healthcare Digital

Our annual list of the best-and-brightest in healthcare and science was so dense that we decided it was time for a spin-out.<p>This year there are two lists: this one, for entrepreneurs who are changing the healthcare space, and a second for pure scientists, which you can find here.<p>The 30 Under 30 in …

Entrepreneurship

How IBM's Watson could be good for your health

Technology giant IBM has been talking about the value of its Watson software, which processes great quantities of text and then provides answers to people’s questions on the fly, for many industries, including media, mining, retail, and security. But its most visible, useful application for …

Artificial Intelligence Is Now Telling Doctors How to Treat You

Long Island dermatologist Kavita Mariwalla knows how to treat acne, burns, and rashes. But when a patient came in with a potentially disfiguring case …

The Future of Medical Records

<i>Designers dreamed up patient records that can actually help and serve patients.</i><p>Beverly Sum, San Francisco<p>Electronic medical records are not working like they should -- or could -- according to a new analysis in <i>Health Affairs</i> that revisited previous predictions for the EMR revolution and found …

The Rare Disease Search Engine That Outperforms Google - MIT Technology Review

In the late 1940s, a professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine coined an unusual phrase to describe unexpected diagnoses. “When you …

Medicine

Why You Should Demand More Surveillance — Of Your Health Records

Traditional paper medical files; most are now electronic. (NPR)<p><i>Prof. Isaac Kohane is co-director of Harvard Medical School’s Center for Biomedical</i> …

Why Medicine Will Be More Like Walmart - MIT Technology Review

The idea that technology will change medicine is as old as the electronic computer itself. Actually, even older. In 1945, Vannevar Bush, the man with …

Health Care

Vinod Khosla: In The Next 10 Years, Data Science Will Do More For Medicine Than All Biological Sciences Combined

At TechCrunch Disrupt SF, TechCrunch and CrunchFund founder Michael Arrington and Khosla Ventures founder Vinod Khosla took the stage to discuss the areas Khosla is currently most interested in. Besides food tech, the one area that seems to get him the most excited is clearly medicine. In his …

I’ve Seen The Future Of Health Tech And It’s Going To Improve Your Life In 2014

I just returned from the most exciting Consumer Electronics Show I’ve ever covered. Thanks to extraordinary demand for gadgets that make us healthier, stronger, and smarter, the technology industry is putting some serious brain power behind the next generation of wearable health devices. Over the …

Vinod Khosla: The prognosis for data-led medicine is healthy

<i>This article was taken from the June 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …