Healthcare, Innovations, IT Trends, software development

Telemedicine: Present and future

Telemedicine ("medicine at a distance" from the Greek "tele" - far, far) was formed at the junction of several areas - medicine, telecommunications and information technology. This is a method of providing medical care services when distance is a critical factor. That explains why the first country to start using telemedicine was Norway with its… Continue reading Telemedicine: Present and future

Big Data, Business Intelligence, Cloud, Healthcare, Innovations

IBM Watson. Future is closer than you think

During the annual Health Information and Management Systems Society conference, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty declared that the era of cognitive computing in healthcare is upon us. "It actually is an era that will play out in front of us, which is what we call the cognitive era," Rometty said. "I hope to persuade you …… Continue reading IBM Watson. Future is closer than you think

Big Data, Business Intelligence, Cloud, Healthcare, Innovations

еHealth trends

Digital health is dramatically reshaping and redefining how healthcare is delivered. And here are some new trends that we can observe now and which are expected to change the future of eHealth. Distributed Healthcare New technological aids has changed the relationship between patient and doctor. Patients can now google information about illnesses and treatments, read… Continue reading еHealth trends

Big Data, Healthcare, Innovations, IT Trends, Platforms

Cognitive computing in healthcare

The demand for healthcare services is growing at rapid pace due to constantly increasing number of people with chronic diseases. These days approximately every one of two individuals has one or more chronic diseases, and one of four has two or more chronic conditions. At the same time, there are more medical information today about… Continue reading Cognitive computing in healthcare

Healthcare, Innovations, Programming languages, software development, Web

Cello – a programming language for living cells

Programming cells may soon become as easy as programming a computer. Just as computer software designers create programming for computers, scientists have created a programming language that allows them to design DNA-encoded circuits that can give new function to living cells. Using this language, anyone can write a program for the function they want, such… Continue reading Cello – a programming language for living cells