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Lenovo’s Virtual Care Service Helps Chronically Ill Patients Track Health and Reduce Doctor Visits

Lenovo Lenovo is diving into telemedicine with Virtual Care, a new service that helps chronically ill patients track their health and make lifestyle changes between doctor visits. Virtual Care comes with health-monitoring tools, a Lenovo tablet, and an AI called Rosie that helps patients understand data and design custom health plans. The Virtual Care service…

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To save the economy we must reduce video bandwidth use — now (updated)

Internet capacity is robust, but the massive increase in global consumption is pushing usage beyond its usual spike, EU regulators have warned. It is probable that streaming media consumption, gaming and video collaboration are responsible for most of this additional demand. To maintain our connected culture during the current crisis, individuals, enterprises and big tech…

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To save the economy we must reduce video bandwidth use — now

Internet capacity is robust, but the massive increase in global consumption is pushing usage beyond its usual spike, EU regulators have warned. It is probable that streaming media consumption, gaming and video collaboration are responsible for most of this additional demand. To maintain our connected culture during the current crisis, individuals, enterprises and big tech…

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Q&A: How Baptist Health saved $13M using AI to reduce readmissions

Baptist Health is a three-hospital, nonprofit system serving Montgomery, Ala. and the surrounding region. It has 680 beds, 550 affiliated physicians and is the largest private employer in the area. Like most healthcare facilities, Baptist Health has been working to reduce unnecessary admissions and readmissions by using massive data stores in electronic health record systems…

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A blockchain/IoT combo could reduce food fraud by $131B in five years

Using blockchain and IoT tracking technology to trace the journey food takes from farms to grocery store shelves will “revolutionize” the food industry, reducing retailers’ costs by streamlining supply chains and simplifying regulatory compliance, according to a new study by UK-based Juniper Research. The report said blockchain’s immutable ledger, combined with IoT sensors and trackers,…

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