Bitcoin’s wild reputation looks like it’s getting a makeover. According to the New York Times, the New York Stock Exchange’s parent company, Intercontinental Exchange, is working on an online trading platform that would allow large investors to buy and hold Bitcoin. And Goldman Sachs has announced......

Even the second-richest man in the world doesn’t feel he has enough money to develop a universal flu vaccine with just the resources of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. That’s why he’s networking. Just last week, Bill announced that the Gates Foundation put up......

If Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla (SpaceX and Neuralink) looked a bit bedraggled during his recent CBS This Morning interview with Gayle King, it’s only because his “production hell” problems literally are Keeping Him Up Nights, as he sleeps at the Fremont, CA, plant, overseeing......

Once thought to be in the realm of science fiction, the FDA has already approved the first 3D-printed drug: Spritam®. Using Aprecia Pharmaceuticals’ “ZipDose” technology, coupled with an active ingredient, these aspirin-sized tablets for the treatment of epilepsy disintegrate within a few seconds after taking......

Every day 13 people die while waiting for a kidney transplant. The sad fact is that every year, over 100,000 Americans need a new kidney, and only slightly more than 17,000 get them. But those statistics may soon change, as new breakthroughs in 3D printing (bioprinting) and tissue......

Reflecting on the historic changes in healthcare, one typically thinks of clinical breakthroughs. Like ether, as a surgical anesthetic; or penicillin, the first widely-used antibiotic; or even sequencing the human genome. But, that’s not what’s rocking the world of healthcare now. Today’s headlines (particularly in......

It’s no secret that healthcare is moving out of the hospital and increasingly into outpatient settings and patients’ homes. So what’s a bricks-and-mortar operation to do? Increasingly savvy systems and hospitals (with coffers to tap) are betting on early-stage investments in digital technology. Between 2012......

Last week, over 40,000 healthcare techies from all over the world swarmed into Las Vegas for HIMSS18. Given Americans spend $3.4 trillion on their health each year, it’s about time the event fully embraces the digital age, and this year, it did. Five major takeaways......

This week, Las Vegas is welcoming HiMMS18 attendees, from all over the world, to the largest gathering of folks who develop and sell Health IT to those who purchase it for their hospitals, health systems, medical offices, and health plans. Here are a few pictures......

Chances are excellent you’re a frequent flyer. You and 2,587,000 passengers who fly every day in and out of U.S. airports, on an average of 26,527 flights. The great news is that in 2017 not one person died in a commercial airline crash. HOWEVER, you......