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Microsoft acknowledges issues with Intel and Broadcom Wi-Fi adapters on Windows 10 version 1903 | 9/16/2019

Comments In an announcement on Twitter, Microsoft acknowledged via Windows Update that there are issues on Windows 10 version 1903 involving Intel and Broadcom Wi-Fi adapters. 📣 [Windows Release Health Update – New Known Issue: Mitigated] Safeguard on certain devices with some Intel and Broadcom Wi-Fi adapters. Read more here: https://t.co/NHEQuEjsVX . As noted on the Microsoft Docs website for Windows 10 version 1903, Microsoft details the Wi …

Pew Charitable Trusts, Microsoft urge Congress to support ONC’s information blocking proposal | FierceHealthcare | 9/14/2019

The Pew Charitable Trusts, along with Microsoft, the American Medical Informatics Association and the Commonwealth Fund, are throwing their weight behind the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s information blocking proposal. These groups and a handful of others wrote this week to the chairs and ranking members of the congressional committee overseeing health IT urging them to support efforts by ONC to boost the use of application programming …

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Microsoft Publishes Solutions for Windows 10 Search Issues | 9/12/2019

Microsoft today published a support article detailing solutions on how to fix problems in Windows Desktop Search after previously fixing a known issue where users reported not receiving results on Windows 10, version 1903 devices. The company previously fixed this issue where searching did not return any results and Cortana had high CPU usage or sudden CPU spikes with the release of the Windows 10 KB4515384 cumulative update. The known …

Microsoft System Administrator - Smithtown, NY, , USA #jobs #Smithtown pls RT | 9/11/2019

Job Detail for Microsoft System Administrator Job Location: St. Catherine of Siena, Smithtown, NY, Microsoft System Administrator Job Location: St. Catherine of Siena, Smithtown, NY, , USA Jobs In Microsoft System Administra S… Jobs In Microsoft Syst… Jobs In Microsoft… Job Details Catholic Health Services of Long Island (CHS) is an integrated health care delivery system with some of the region’s finest health and human services agencies. CHS includes six hospitals …

Northwell Health Goes Live on Microsoft Teams for Secure Messaging | HIT Consultant | 9/10/2019

… coordination across the enterprise. – A total of 8,300 Northwell staff currently use Microsoft Teams with future rollouts plan across the health system this year and into early 2020. Glen Cove Hospital, part of the Northwell Health network has gone live on the Microsoft Teams solution for nurses, physicians, and other health care providers to securely text one other about their patients. The announcement marks Northwell Health as one of the …

Google, Amazon and Microsoft in Battle to Store Health Data in the Cloud - WSJ | The Wall Street Journal | 9/10/2019

Hospitals are seeking new ways to manage patient data and analyze it for hidden patterns or use it for new treatments Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google are striking sweeping agreements to store data and develop software for hospitals, as the technology giants wrestle for control in health-care and cloud-computing markets. Google will announce Tuesday a 10-year deal with the Mayo Clinic to store …

Google Alert - Microsoft | 9/10/2019

Microsoft As-it-happens update ⋅ September 10, 2019 NEWS Google, Amazon and Microsoft in Battle to Store Health Data in the Cloud Wall Street Journal Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Alphabet Inc. ‘s Google are striking sweeping agreements to store data and develop software for hospitals, … Flag as irrelevant Viasat Joins Microsoft Azure to Offer Direct Cloud Connect Yahoo Finance The company’s Direct Cloud Connect, which will first offer services …

Microsoft president says US government isn’t being open about Huawei ban - CNET | 9/9/2019

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Microsoft gives To Do app a Wunderlist makeover - CNET | 9/9/2019

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Microsoft Removes Two Windows 10 1903 Upgrade Blocks | 9/9/2019

Microsoft removed two Windows 10 version 1903 upgrade blocks after resolving the known issues behind them on August 30 with the release of the KB4512941 optional cumulative update. Both issues were added to the Windows Release Health Dashboard on July 25 and came with compatibility updates designed to safeguard the updated experience of Windows 10 customers. One of the two issues prevented Windows 10 devices using MIT Kerberos realms to …

Microsoft, Astrazeneca Launches AI Factory for Health Accelerator in Europe | HIT Consultant | 9/7/2019

Microsoft and AstraZeneca are joining forces to launch the AI Factory for Health, a European accelerator for AI-focused digital health startups. – The 3-month accelerator program is for startups that offer an innovative health solution based on artificial intelligence technology for patients or health professionals – Created by Microsoft in partnership with the Inria laboratory, the AI Factory unites a community of startups dedicated to the development of innovative solutions …

Northwell deploys Microsoft secure messaging platform for clinical communication | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/6/2019

Northwell deploys Microsoft secure messaging platform for clinical communication Andrea Park - Print Email Northwell Health has begun rolling out the use of Microsoft Teams, a cloud-based communication platform, for secure messaging between clinicians at the New Hyde Park, N.Y.-based health system. The rollout began with Glen Cove (N.Y.) Hospital, where clinicians in the telemetry, brain injury and coronary care units were the first to use the platform to …

Microsoft partners with AstraZeneca for AI health tech accelerator | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/6/2019

Microsoft partners with AstraZeneca for AI health tech accelerator Andrea Park - Print Email Microsoft and AstraZeneca launched the AI Factory for Health, an accelerator program for early-stage companies using artificial intelligence to address issues in healthcare. The AI Factory for Health’s first cohort, announced at the end of November, will comprise six startups. Interested companies must have already developed an AI-based health solution for patients or providers and …

Beverly Hills Rejuvenation Center® Ranks No. 2,854 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 List With A Three-Year Revenue Growth of 131% | PRWeb | 9/4/2019

Inc. Magazine reveals that Beverly Hills Rejuvenation Center is No. 2854 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure …

Master Data Management (MDM) Market Analysis and Forecast 2013-2028 | Leading Players: SAP, Oracle, IBM, TIBCO Software, & Talend: Radiant Insights, Inc. | PR Newswire | 9/4/2019

SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 4, The Global Master Data Management (MDM) Market would develop at a substantial CAGR during the period of forecast. It is an arrangement to develop solo source of master reference for the entire critical information of an organization. In commercial fields, the Master Data Management (or else MDM) comprises diverse standards, services, and solutions that support businesses to manage their principal data. Master data consists of critical …

Messaging Architects Shares Tips for Effective Cyber-Security Training | PRWeb | 9/4/2019

Messaging Architects, an eMazzanti Technologies Company and information governance consultant , discusses effective cyber-security training a new article on the Messaging Architects website. The informative article urges business leaders to emphasize the reasons behind cyber-security policies to increase compliance among employees. The author also encourages the use of a multi-faceted approach and to focus cyber-security training by department for greater impact. She then offers a simplified approach …

Missouri Becomes Latest State to Deploy Eccovia’s Cloud-Based ClientTrack Platform to Manage Statewide Refugee Resettlement Programs | Business Wire | 9/4/2019

SALT LAKE CITY- The Missouri Office of Refugee Administration (MO-ORA) has selected Eccovia Solutions’ ClientTrack, the market’s leading cloud-based refugee data management and reporting solution to manage and support statewide case management and community services requirements. The ClientTrack Refugee Case Management and Reporting solution is a cloud-based, purpose-configured, ready-to-deploy solution to support statewide refugee resettlement agencies with the following core out-of-box functionality …

Virtual Instruments Enhances VirtualWisdom Offerings for Simplified Channel Deployments | Business Wire | 9/4/2019

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 4, 2019– Virtual Instruments , the leader in hybrid infrastructure management for mission-critical workloads, today announced a wide range of new channel-focused features in the latest version of VirtualWisdom , the industry’s most comprehensive hybrid IT infrastructure management and AIOps platform. The new features include the introduction of WisdomPacks , simplified packages of integrations specific to customer deployment environments. The combined enhancements will simplify deployment …

Stoke Raises $4.5M Seed to Bring the Open Talent Economy to Businesses | PR Newswire | 9/4/2019

TEL AVIV, Israel , Sept. 4, On-Demand talent platform Stoke has raised $4.5M to help companies access the growing talent pool of self-employed freelancers and contractors and manage this flexible workforce at scale. The seed round was led by TLV Partners with participation from Bogomil Balkansky (former VP Cloud Recruiting Solutions at Google), Flatiron Health founder Zach Weinberg , Boaz Chalamish (CEO of Clarizen), and others. As the pace of …

RDX Announces New Executive Leadership Team | PR Newswire | 9/4/2019

PITTSBURGH RDX , one of the largest independent IT infrastructure, cloud and database administration managed service providers, today announced the appointment of a new executive leadership team composed of three seasoned industry veterans. Mark Clayman , former President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TriCore Solutions (acquired by Rackspace in 2017), has been named CEO. Gina Murphy , former Senior Vice President and General Manager of application services at Rackspace, will serve as …

AMA

Gopal Nayak Scientific Research Book on Patchouli is No. 1 Best-Seller on Amazon Herbal Remedies | PRWeb | 8/24/2019

Gopal Nayak Scientific Research Book on Patchouli is No. 1 Best-Seller on Amazon Herbal Remedies Share Article Gopal Nayak’s research focused on Pogostemoncablin , which is a known aromatic plant that is cultivated for its essential oil used widely in perfumery and cosmetic industries. In the present study, the effect of biofield treatment was studied on the growth of P. cablin. Gopal Nayak The book garnered No. 1 status for …

Gopal Nayak’s Scientific Research Book on Patchouli is No. 1 Best-Seller on Amazon Mind-Body Medicine | PRWeb | 8/23/2019

Gopal Nayak’s Scientific Research Book on Patchouli is No. 1 Best-Seller on Amazon Mind-Body Medicine Share Article Authors Gopal Nayak and Mahendra Kumar Trivedi were recognized with International No. 1 best-selling status for the scientific research book “Impact of Biofield Treatment on Growth and Anatomical Characteristics of Pogostemon cablin (Benth.)” also known in the cosmetic and perfume industry as Patchouli. Gopal Nayak The next Trivedi Online Workshop …

Digital Health

Global Healthcare Virtual Assistants Market Report 2019: Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities, and Recommendations 2017-2026 | PR Newswire | 9/2/2019

DUBLIN The “Healthcare Virtual Assistants - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Some of the key players in Verint Systems Inc., Infermedica , Sensely, Inc., Microsoft Corporation, CSS Corporation, Egain Corporation, Kognito Solutions, LLC, Healthtap, Inc., Babylon Healthcare Services Limited, ADA Digital Health, Amazon, Nuance Communications, Inc., True Image Interactive, Inc., Datalog.AI and Medrespond LLC. Global Healthcare Virtual Assistants market accounted for $245.7 million in 2017 and …

Aural Analytics, Inc. Strengthens Senior Management Team with Appointment of Microsoft Research Veteran Jim Gemmell, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer | Business Wire | 8/21/2019

Aural Analytics, Inc. Strengthens Senior Management Team with Appointment of Microsoft Research Veteran Jim Gemmell, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer Dr. Gemmell, a former Microsoft Research Veteran, will lead the platform development team Download Jim Gemmell, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Aural Analytics (Photo: Business Wire) Jim Gemmell, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Aural Analytics (Photo: Business Wire) Thumbnail August 21, 2019 04:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–( BUSINESS WIRE )–Jim …

AWS Healthcare

GSI Will Host 9 Sessions at JD Edwards INFOCUS 19 Conference | PRWeb | 8/14/2019

GSI Will Host 9 Sessions at JD Edwards INFOCUS 19 Conference Share Article Sessions Include Topics on Orchestrator, TR 9.2.3.4, Decustomizer Report, and More GSI Press Release GSI believes the best way for customers to realize the greatest value from their enterprise systems is through education. ATLANTA (PRWEB) August 14, 2019 GSI, Inc. is pleased to announce they will host 9 sessions during the JD Edwards INFOCUS 19 Conference, on …

Pharma companies are counting on cloud computing and AI to make drug development faster and cheaper | ZDNet | 8/12/2019

Hyperscale cloud providers AWS, Microsoft and Google are working with biotech and pharma firms to use AI and cloud computing to improve the odds of creating a successful new drug. How AI, the cloud, and Big Data are transforming the pharmaceutical industry From lowering risk during drug trials to better study design and faster results, Big Data, the cloud, and AI are transforming how medicine gets made. Special Feature Read …

NIH

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi Presents Trivedi Effect® Workshop September 7 | PRWeb | 9/3/2019

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi Presents Trivedi Effect® Workshop September 7 Share Article Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi addresses innovative and thought-provoking topics at each workshop. He tackles the questions that have plagued mankind since its inception such as Divine connection, belief systems and personal growth. I Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi The next Trivedi Effect® Online Workshop is scheduled at Noon, Pacific Time, Sept. 7, 2019. To register, call 877-493-4092, or register …

Trivedi Global, Inc. Announces Research by Dahryn Trivedi on Energy Treated Sulfamethoxazole Which Shows the Potential for Treating Bacterial Infections | PRWeb | 8/30/2019

Dahryn Trivedi, today released research results from scientific research on the beneficial impact of biofield energy treatment on improving physicochemical properties of Sulfamethoxazole, which can prove to be beneficial for treating multiple bacterial diseases. The research shows: Over 75% alteration in crystallite size Over 50% change in PXRD peak intensities These results suggest the possibility of an improved and more efficient Sulfamethoxazole antibiotic. Sulfamethoxazole is an antibiotic useful for the …

ACO

Missouri Becomes Latest State to Deploy Eccovia’s Cloud-Based ClientTrack Platform to Manage Statewide Refugee Resettlement Programs | Business Wire | 9/4/2019

SALT LAKE CITY- The Missouri Office of Refugee Administration (MO-ORA) has selected Eccovia Solutions’ ClientTrack, the market’s leading cloud-based refugee data management and reporting solution to manage and support statewide case management and community services requirements. The ClientTrack Refugee Case Management and Reporting solution is a cloud-based, purpose-configured, ready-to-deploy solution to support statewide refugee resettlement agencies with the following core out-of-box functionality …

HIPAA

Etica Inc. dba HIPAA Vault Makes the Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies | PRWeb | 8/28/2019

Etica Inc. dba HIPAA Vault Makes the Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies Share Article HIPAA Vault, a leading provider of HIPAA compliant cloud solutions makes the Inc 5000 list HIPAA Vault “Our HIPAA Compliant Managed Cloud Solutions are cutting edge, secured, and extemely affordable” SAN MARCOS, Calif. (PRWEB) August 28, 2019 Etica, Inc. dba HIPAA Vault For the 1st time, HIPAA Vault appears on the Inc. 5000 …

Solving the Data Dilemma with Effective Information Governance | PR Newswire | 8/21/2019

HOBOKEN, N.J. Messaging Architects, an eMazzanti Technologies Company and information governance consultant , discusses how to build a successful information governance strategy in a new article on the Messaging Architects website. (PRNewsfoto/Messaging Architects) (PRNewsfoto/Messaging Architects) (PRNewsfoto/Messaging Architects) The informative article asserts that effective information governance aids data compliance, eDiscovery and strategy while reducing risk and saving time for the organization. The author then advocates a step-by-step …

Biotech

Hong Kong’s Political Unrest Isn’t Stopping A.I. Startup Megvii From Making Its Public Debut: Term Sheet | Fortune | 8/27/2019

Twitter What’s going on in Hong Kong right now? Well, a lot, including that Megvii Technology, a China-based artificial intelligence startup, is filing for an initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The A.I. unicorn is expected to raise at least $500 million and possibly as much as $1 billion in its IPO. Its public debut announcement comes at a complicated time in Hong Kong, which is …

Gopal Nayak’s Scientific Research Book on the Impact of the Trivedi… | PRWeb | 8/25/2019

Authors Gopal Nayak and Mahendra Kumar Trivedi were recognized with International No. 1 best-selling author status for the scientific research book “Impact of Biofield Treatment on Growth and Anatomical Characteristics of Pogostemon cablin (Benth.) also known in the cosmetic and perfume industry as Patchouli.” The book garnered No. 1 status on Amazon in several categories including Tropical Agriculture, Mind-Body Medicine, Aromatherapy, Herbal Remedies, Medical Atlases, Nosology, Biophysics, Biochemistry …

Medicare

Opinions | What’s new — and not — in the Democratic primary | MSN | 8/27/2019

Opinions What’s new — and not — in the Democratic primary The Washington Post 3 hrs ago Jennifer Rubin © Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), left, and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) following a Democratic presidential debate in Detroit on July 30. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft …

Trump — or What, Exactly? | MSN | 8/27/2019

Trump — or What, Exactly? National Review 1 hr ago Victor Davis Hanson © Carlos Barria/Reuters President Trump addresses a re-election campaign rally in Montoursville, Pa. May 20, 2019. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft. In traditional political terms, there is always an alternate agenda to an incumbent president’s …

National Institutes of Health

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi Presents Trivedi Effect® Workshop September 7 | PRWeb | 9/3/2019

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi Presents Trivedi Effect® Workshop September 7 Share Article Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi addresses innovative and thought-provoking topics at each workshop. He tackles the questions that have plagued mankind since its inception such as Divine connection, belief systems and personal growth. I Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi The next Trivedi Effect® Online Workshop is scheduled at Noon, Pacific Time, Sept. 7, 2019. To register, call 877-493-4092, or register …

Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi offers Trivedi Effect Workshop on August 31 | PRWeb | 8/30/2019

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi is an innovative thought leader offering fresh, insightful, honest perspectives on today’s issues affecting humanity at practical and spiritual levels. Founder of the Trivedi Effect®, Guruji Mahendra Trivedi offers powerful workshops to deepen the participants’ connection to the God of their understanding, as well as, to illuminate the path of awareness and higher consciousness as they learn to navigate and achieve their life’s purpose, fate, and fortune …

Telehealth

Cano Health Ranks No. 1 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list as the fastest-growing healthcare Company - and No. 6 overall with three-year revenue growth of 14,000 percent | PR Newswire | 8/27/2019

MIAMI , Aug. 27, Cano Health, LLC, which operates medical centers and pharmacies in Florida that specialize in primary care for Seniors, is ranked number one as the fastest-growing healthcare company - and number six across all industries by Inc. magazine’s annual 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The ranking represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most …

For the 2nd Consecutive Year, Competitive Health, Inc. Appears on the Inc. 5000 | PR Newswire | 8/14/2019

NEW YORK , Aug. 14, Inc. magazine today revealed that Competitive Health, Inc. is No. 3072 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained …

Apple Health

BetterInvesting 100 Index Grows 11.2% Annually for 5 Years, 14.3% for 10 Years Through July | PR Newswire | 8/29/2019

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. , Aug. 29, The BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 1.1% in July. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 14.3% versus annual growth of 14.6% for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain of 11.2% a year outperformed the 9.8 …

Barron’s Picks And Pans: Beyond Meat, Roku, 3M, Ulta Beauty And More | Yahoo News | 8/24/2019

This weekend’s Barron’s offers ways to prepare portfolios to ride out the next decade. Other featured articles discuss why a packaged-foods giant may still be worth a look — and a cord-cutter’s favorite that’s on a roll. Also, the prospects for a specialty retailer, a conglomerate, an alternative meat maker and more. “ How to Prepare Your Portfolio for the Worst When the Worst Is a Real Possibility “ by Reshma …

Azure Health

Microsoft Azure’s cloud regions in Switzerland are now open for business | TechCrunch | 8/28/2019

Microsoft today announced the availability of its cloud regions in Switzerland. The company first announced its plans for two Swiss regions near Zurich and Geneva, called Switzerland North and West, in 2018. Earlier this year, Microsoft noted that it was seeing quite a bit of interest in these regions, especially from companies in highly regulated industries that need to address data residency regulations. The new regions will feature support for …

Microsoft Azure available from new cloud regions in Switzerland | 8/28/2019

Microsoft Azure available from new cloud regions in Switzerland Posted on August 28, 2019 Tom Keane Corporate Vice President, Azure Global, Microsoft Azure UBS Group, Swiss Re Group, Swisscom, and others turn to Microsoft for their digital transformations Today, we’re announcing the availability of Azure from our new cloud regions in Switzerland. These new regions and our ongoing global expansion are in response to customer demand as more industry leaders …

UnitedHealth

UnitedHealth, Microsoft share losses contribute to Dow’s nearly 75-point drop - MarketWatch | 8/22/2019

Shares of UnitedHealth and Microsoft are trading lower Thursday morning, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow DJIA, -2.37% was most recently trading 74 points lower (-0.3%), as shares of UnitedHealth UNH, -0.98% and Microsoft MSFT, -3.19% have contributed to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. UnitedHealth’s shares have declined $4.97, or 2.1%, while those of Microsoft are off $2.19, or 1.6%, combining for an approximately …

Dow flat despite losses in shares of Dow Inc., UnitedHealth - MarketWatch | 8/22/2019

Shares of Dow Inc. and UnitedHealth are retreating Thursday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow DJIA, -2.37% was most recently trading 5 points, or 0.0%, lower, as shares of Dow Inc. DOW, -3.19% and UnitedHealth UNH, -0.98% have contributed to the index’s intraday decline. Dow Inc.’s shares have dropped $0.83 (1.9%) while those of UnitedHealth have fallen $3.83 (1.6%), combining for an approximately …

UnitedHealth Group

Sportsdigita Named to Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 | PRWeb | 8/15/2019

Sportsdigita Named to Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 Share Article Inc. magazine today revealed that Sportsdigita is No. 1993 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. NEW YORK (PRWEB) August 15, 2019 Inc. magazine today revealed that Sportsdigita is No. 1993 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of …

These stocks rose the most as Trump backed off (a bit) from tariffs - MarketWatch | 8/14/2019

U.S. stocks staged a broad rally Tuesday as the tone of the U.S.-China trade conflict changed, at least temporarily. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.27% ended with a gain of 373 points (up 1.4%), trimming an earlier rise of as much as 520 points (2%). The S&P 500 SPX, -2.28% fared even better, jumping 1.5%, while the Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -2.63% was strongest of all, with …

Amazon Web Services

GSI Will Host 9 Sessions at JD Edwards INFOCUS 19 Conference | PRWeb | 8/14/2019

GSI Will Host 9 Sessions at JD Edwards INFOCUS 19 Conference Share Article Sessions Include Topics on Orchestrator, TR 9.2.3.4, Decustomizer Report, and More GSI Press Release GSI believes the best way for customers to realize the greatest value from their enterprise systems is through education. ATLANTA (PRWEB) August 14, 2019 GSI, Inc. is pleased to announce they will host 9 sessions during the JD Edwards INFOCUS 19 Conference, on …

Pharma companies are counting on cloud computing and AI to make drug development faster and cheaper | ZDNet | 8/12/2019

Hyperscale cloud providers AWS, Microsoft and Google are working with biotech and pharma firms to use AI and cloud computing to improve the odds of creating a successful new drug. How AI, the cloud, and Big Data are transforming the pharmaceutical industry From lowering risk during drug trials to better study design and faster results, Big Data, the cloud, and AI are transforming how medicine gets made. Special Feature Read …

Merck

Solid earnings from major US retailers drive stocks higher | Yahoo News | 8/21/2019

U.S. stocks marched broadly higher in early trading Wednesday as investors welcomed a batch of strong earnings reports from several big retailers.” data-reactid=”22” U.S. stocks marched broadly higher in early trading Wednesday as investors welcomed a batch of strong earnings reports from several big retailers. Target and Lowe’s surged, leading a rally in retail stocks, as the market bounced back from its first loss in four days. Technology …

America’s CEOs Seek a New Purpose for the Corporation | Fortune | 8/19/2019

America’s CEOs Seek a New Purpose for the Corporation Alan Murray August 19, 2019 For Milton Friedman, it was simple. “There is one and only one social responsibility of business,” the Nobel economist wrote in 1970: to “engage in activities designed to increase its profits.” Companies must obey the law. But beyond that, their job is to make money for shareholders. And Friedman’s view prevailed, at least in the United …

Walmart Health

These are the largest companies in each U.S. state | Yahoo News | 8/16/2019

Do you know what the largest company in your state is? 24/7 Wall Street looked at SEC filings and private company estimates to calculate a full list. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett owns the largest company in both the state of Nebraska and the state of Iowa: Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK-A , BRK-B ) and Berkshire Hathaway Energy. BHE saw an operating revenue of $19.78 billion in 2018, while its parent company …

CVS

Barron’s Picks And Pans: Beyond Meat, Roku, 3M, Ulta Beauty And More | Yahoo News | 8/24/2019

This weekend’s Barron’s offers ways to prepare portfolios to ride out the next decade. Other featured articles discuss why a packaged-foods giant may still be worth a look — and a cord-cutter’s favorite that’s on a roll. Also, the prospects for a specialty retailer, a conglomerate, an alternative meat maker and more. “ How to Prepare Your Portfolio for the Worst When the Worst Is a Real Possibility “ by Reshma …

These are the largest companies in each U.S. state | Yahoo News | 8/16/2019

Do you know what the largest company in your state is? 24/7 Wall Street looked at SEC filings and private company estimates to calculate a full list. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett owns the largest company in both the state of Nebraska and the state of Iowa: Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK-A , BRK-B ) and Berkshire Hathaway Energy. BHE saw an operating revenue of $19.78 billion in 2018, while its parent company …

Pfizer

These stocks rose the most as Trump backed off (a bit) from tariffs - MarketWatch | 8/14/2019

U.S. stocks staged a broad rally Tuesday as the tone of the U.S.-China trade conflict changed, at least temporarily. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.27% ended with a gain of 373 points (up 1.4%), trimming an earlier rise of as much as 520 points (2%). The S&P 500 SPX, -2.28% fared even better, jumping 1.5%, while the Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -2.63% was strongest of all, with …

These stocks are falling the most as Treasury yield curve inverts - MarketWatch | 8/14/2019

Updates story with closing prices.) U.S. stocks suffered a beating Wednesday, with all but three members of the S&P 500 showing declines, after bond investors piled into Treasurys, causing the yield curve to invert. Bond investors’ desire to lock in longer-term interest streams prompted the yield on 10-year Treasury notes TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.00% to dip below the yield of two-year U.S. Treasury notes TMUBMUSD02Y, +0.00% on Wednesday …

CVS Health

BetterInvesting 100 Index Grows 11.2% Annually for 5 Years, 14.3% for 10 Years Through July | PR Newswire | 8/29/2019

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. , Aug. 29, The BetterInvesting 100 Index (BIXX), reflecting the portfolios of Main Street investors, increased 1.1% in July. For the previous 10 years, the annual return was 14.3% versus annual growth of 14.6% for the S&P 500 Equal-Weight Index (based on a total return for both indexes in which dividends are reinvested). The BetterInvesting index’s five-year gain of 11.2% a year outperformed the 9.8 …

Barron’s Picks And Pans: Beyond Meat, Roku, 3M, Ulta Beauty And More | Yahoo News | 8/24/2019

This weekend’s Barron’s offers ways to prepare portfolios to ride out the next decade. Other featured articles discuss why a packaged-foods giant may still be worth a look — and a cord-cutter’s favorite that’s on a roll. Also, the prospects for a specialty retailer, a conglomerate, an alternative meat maker and more. “ How to Prepare Your Portfolio for the Worst When the Worst Is a Real Possibility “ by Reshma …

Goldman Sachs

Silicon Valley’s Obsession With a $10 Billion Prize: Term Sheet | Fortune | 8/22/2019

This morning, Fortune published a captivating investigation of the inner-workings of 21st-century military-techno complex. It’s called “ How Amazon and Silicon Valley Seduced the Pentagon ,” and it was done in partnership with ProPublica, the non-profit investigative news organization. The story delves into the JEDI project (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure), which is the Pentagon’s initiative to move its information technology systems to the cloud. And there’s a $10 …

6 affordable products that have helped me deal with back pain and muscle tension | Business Insider | 8/22/2019

InvoSpa Shiatsu Back Neck and Shoulder Massager Amazon $49.97, available on Amazon Like the massager I mentioned before, this version contains heated nodes for rolling away shoulder tension. The difference is that this one comes with straps that make it slightly easier to adjust and reposition it, or increase pressure in certain spots. I really like the one I have, but I’ll be honest — if it ever breaks, this is …

Morgan Stanley

DXC Technology downgraded to sector weight from overweight at KeyBanc Capital | MarketWatch | 8/9/2019

Aug. 9, 2019 at 9:24 a.m. ET on Edgar Online - (EDG = 10Q, 10K) DXC Technology’s (DXC) fiscal first-quarter results benefit from strength in digital business. However, weak traditional application services business is a headwind. Aug. 9, 2019 at 10:11 a.m. ET on Zacks.com NKTR, UBER, AMRN among premarket losers Aug. 9, 2019 at 9:19 a.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Dxc Technology Co (DXC) President and CEO John M Lawrie …

Earnings season is off to a great start | Yahoo News | 7/19/2019

Runners taking off from starting blocks on track More Earnings season is underway, and corporate buybacks are set to boost earnings per share for S&P 500 ( ^GSPC ) companies. That’s the assessment from Credit Suisse strategists, led by chief U.S. equity strategist Jonathan Golub and senior equity strategist Patrick Palfrey. Credit Suisse expects S&P 500 earnings to decline by 2.1% year-over-year, but earnings per share is expected …

Citigroup

ADCOLOR 2019 To Take Place September 6-8, 2019 In Los Angeles | PR Newswire | 8/16/2019

NEW YORK , Aug. 15, Today ADCOLOR, the premier organization dedicated to celebrating and promoting professionals of color and diversity in the creative industries, announced the lineup for the 2019 ADCOLOR Conference, including an intimate conversation with filmmaker and philanthropist, M. Night Shyamalan. Hosted by entreprenuer and producer Tai Beauchamp , ADCOLOR will host their largest conference to date. Featuring over 17 sessions on five stages, packed with opportunities and panels to …

These stocks are falling the most as Treasury yield curve inverts - MarketWatch | 8/14/2019

Updates story with closing prices.) U.S. stocks suffered a beating Wednesday, with all but three members of the S&P 500 showing declines, after bond investors piled into Treasurys, causing the yield curve to invert. Bond investors’ desire to lock in longer-term interest streams prompted the yield on 10-year Treasury notes TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.00% to dip below the yield of two-year U.S. Treasury notes TMUBMUSD02Y, +0.00% on Wednesday …

BlackRock

Quarterly Review Of DivGro: Q2 2019 | Seeking Alpha | 7/22/2019

Welcome to the Q2-2019 review of my portfolio of dividend growth stocks, DivGro! My quarterly reviews provide a summary of dividend income, dividend changes, and transactions executed in the past quarter. I also provide some charts showing various portfolio statistics. While these reviews are mostly informational, they help me to track progress over time. I started DivGro in 2013 to focus on dividend growth investing, growing the portfolio into a …

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: JP Morgan, UnitedHealth, Lockheed Martin and BHP Billiton - Nasdaq.com | 7/16/2019

Shutterstock photo For Immediate Release Chicago, IL - July 16, 2019 - Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: JP Morgan JPM , UnitedHealth Group UNH , Lockheed Martin LMT and BHP Billiton BHP . Here are highlights from Monday’s Analyst Blog: New Earnings Season …

Microsoft Ventures

Glen Tullman’s Livongo Health files for an IPO | The Business Journals | 6/28/2019

Chicago Inno, Jun 28, 2019, 3:18pm CDT Livongo Health , a healthcare startup founded by Chicago entrepreneur Glen Tullman , is headed for an IPO. The company filed its S-1 Friday and is looking to raise $100 million in the public offering, a number that will likely be adjusted before its market debut. Livongo is based in Mountain View, Calif., but has a large office in Chicago. Livongo makes a blood …

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Markets, 2024 - AI Marketplace Characterized by Intense Competition | PR Newswire | 6/19/2019

DUBLIN The “Artificial Intelligence (AI): Global Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada , Japan , Europe , Asia-Pacific , and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2024. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in …

JP Morgan

Guest worker visas are being denied at record rates | MSN | 8/19/2019

Guest worker visas are being denied at record rates San Diego Union Tribune 1 hr ago By Gustavo Solis, The San Diego Union-Tribune © Wilfredo Lee/AP Photo People arrive before the start of a naturalization ceremony at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Miami Field Office, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, in Miami. One hundred forty-two citizenship candidates from 33 countries took the Oath of Allegiance. (AP Photo/Wilfredo …

15 companies hiring the most jobs paying over $100,000 in August | CNBC | 8/11/2019

It’s a good time to be a software developer, general manager or pharmacist if you’re looking for a new gig that pays well. The Ladders released its August report of companies with the highest number of open roles that pay $100,000 or more, and opportunities abound with some of the top players in business, tech and health care. Microsoft takes the top spot with 1,135 current openings that command a …

Merrill Lynch

Earnings season is off to a great start | Yahoo News | 7/19/2019

Runners taking off from starting blocks on track More Earnings season is underway, and corporate buybacks are set to boost earnings per share for S&P 500 ( ^GSPC ) companies. That’s the assessment from Credit Suisse strategists, led by chief U.S. equity strategist Jonathan Golub and senior equity strategist Patrick Palfrey. Credit Suisse expects S&P 500 earnings to decline by 2.1% year-over-year, but earnings per share is expected …

Andreessen Horowitz

MaC Ventures, the brainchild of Adrian Fenty and Marlon Nichols, is quietly making its first investments | TechCrunch | 8/3/2019

Jonathan Shieber @jshieber / 2 days MaC Ventures , the new Los Angeles-based investment firm formed from the merger of Cross Culture Ventures and M Ventures, has quietly started deploying capital from its fund. One of the firm’s first disclosed investments is Edge Delta , which announced a $3 million seed round earlier this week. The Seattle-based company, which has a tool to predict and identify faulty code and potential security …

Save with group discounts and bring your team to TechCrunch’s first ever Enterprise event Sept. 5 in SF | 7/31/2019

Get ready to dive into the fiercely competitive waters of enterprise software. Join more than 1,000 attendees for TC Sessions Enterprise 2019 on September 5 to navigate this rapidly evolving category with the industry’s brightest minds, biggest names and exciting startups. Our $249 early-bird ticket price remains in play, which saves you $100. But one is the loneliest number, so why not take advantage of our group discount , buy …

SunTrust Bank

COF Stock Price | Capital One Financial Corp. Stock Quote (U.S.: NYSE) | MarketWatch | 7/30/2019

Wall Street Breakfast: Massive Data Breach At Capital One Jul. 30, 2019 at 7:01 a.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Capital One said a hacker accessed the personal information for roughly 106 million credit card customers and applicants, one of the largest data breaches of a big bank. Jul. 29, 2019 at 11:56 p.m. ET on The Wall Street Journal Capital One discloses massive data breach; shares down 3% Jul. 29 …

Stocks shake off an early slump and head higher | Yahoo News | 7/18/2019

The company, along with Apple, helped lift the technology sector to lead the broader gains.” data-reactid=”52” IBM rose 4.6% after reporting solid results. The company, along with Apple, helped lift the technology sector to lead the broader gains. Banks led financial stocks higher. BB&T rose 2.8% and SunTrust Banks rose 2.7%. Both reported earnings that easily beat analysts’ estimates. Medical equipment makers helped health care stocks reverse …

Mizuho Bank

Startups Weekly: SoftBank’s second act – TechCrunch | 7/27/2019

Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 2 days Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I noted some challenges plaguing mental health tech startups . Before that, I wrote about Zoom and Superhuman’s PR disasters . Remember, you can send me tips, suggestions and feedback to [email protected]

Apple, Microsoft, and Foxconn sign up to $108b SoftBank Vision Fund 2 | ZDNet | 7/26/2019

New Vision Fund to once again focus on artificial intelligence (AI). Topic: Innovation (Image: SoftBank) SoftBank’s quest to ride AI unicorns now has a partner, with the Japanese behemoth announcing a second SoftBank Vision Fund that will consist of $108 billion (¥11.7 trillion) in funds. SoftBank Vision Fund 2 will focus on “market-leading, tech-enabled growth companies” making use of AI. The Japanese company will kick in $38 billion …

HCA

Global big data in healthcare market was valued at over $ 14.7 billion in 2018 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of around 20% to reach $ 42.8 billion by 2024 | PR Newswire | 8/27/2019

NEW YORK Global Big Data in Healthcare Market By Component (Software & Service), By Deployment (On-premise & Cloud), By Analytics Type (Descriptive; Predictive & Prescriptive), By Application (Financial Analytics & Others), By End User, By Region, Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2024 Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p05810980/?utm_source=PRN Global big data in healthcare market was valued at over $ 14.7 billion in 2018 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of …

Allscripts’ (MDRX) Veradigm Collaborates With Komodo Health | Zacks | 8/22/2019

… Zacks Equity Research - edit What would you like to follow? Zacks Equity Research Cancel Read More Hide Full Article Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. ( MDRX - Free Report ) recently announced that its flagship Veradigm unit has entered … month, Allscripts announced its FollowMyHealth as a platform for existing Microsoft HealthVault users to export their existing data and continue tracking their health online or through mobile apps on iOS and Android. Price Performance We …

St. Joseph Health

How Providence St. Joseph Health is forming an engaged digital relationship with patients: Q&A with Chief Digital Officer Aaron Martin | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/22/2019

As the executive vice president and chief digital officer of Providence St. Joseph Health Aaron Martin is responsible for the health system’s digital, web, mobile and online marketing channels. He is also the force behind the health system’s innovation programs as a managing general partner of Providence Ventures, a $300 million investment fund focused on early stage, venture technology and medical device investments. Mr. Martin has previous experience as general …

CHS posts bigger Q2 net loss, but still beats Wall Street forecasts | Healthcare Dive | 8/6/2019

Healthcare Dive Author UPDATE: Aug. 6, 2019: The piece has been updated to reflect additional color from CHS’ earnings call Tuesday morning. Dive Brief: For-profit hospital operator Community Health Systems posted a wider net loss of $167 million on revenues of $3.3 billion in the second quarter of 2019. That’s a 7.3% decrease in revenue year over year from $3.56 billion in 2018, but slightly higher than Wall Street …

Providence St. Joseph Health

How Providence St. Joseph Health is forming an engaged digital relationship with patients: Q&A with Chief Digital Officer Aaron Martin | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/22/2019

As the executive vice president and chief digital officer of Providence St. Joseph Health Aaron Martin is responsible for the health system’s digital, web, mobile and online marketing channels. He is also the force behind the health system’s innovation programs as a managing general partner of Providence Ventures, a $300 million investment fund focused on early stage, venture technology and medical device investments. Mr. Martin has previous experience as general …

Microsoft’s (MSFT) Cloud & Azure Adoption to Aid Q4 Earnings - July 15, 2019 - Zacks.com | 7/15/2019

Microsoft Corp. ( MSFT - Free Report ) is set to report fourth-quarter 2019 results on Jul 18. Notably, the company has an average positive earnings surprise of 9.8% in the trailing four quarters. In the last reported quarter, IBM delivered a positive earnings surprise of 14%. Past-Quarter Performance Microsoft delivered third-quarter fiscal 2019 earnings of $1.14 per share, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.00 per share. The …

HCA Healthcare

AI IN MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS: How top US health systems are reacting to the disruptive force of AI by revolutionizing diagnostic imaging, clinical decision support, and personalized medicine | Business Insider | 8/3/2019

This is a preview of the AI in Medical Diagnosis research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. AI is rocking medical diagnosis with its potential to incite drastic improvements to hospital processes. AI can process images and patient health records with more …

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: VMware, Schwab, HCA Healthcare, Cognizant and Hilton | 7/5/2019

Read More Hide Full Article For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – July 5, 2019 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include:VMware ( VMW - Free Report ) , Schwab ( SCHW - Free Report ) , HCA Healthcare ( HCA - Free Report ) , Cognizant ( CTSH - Free Report ) and Hilton ( HLT …

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Apple wants you to put your medical records on the iPhone - The Washington Post | 1/25/2018

iStock) Imagine this: You’re on vacation and slip and fall at the pool. You head to the hospital, where doctors ask if you’re taking any medications or have had any recent medical procedures. Instead of trying to recall the names of all your pills or your medical history while in pain, you easily pull up your medical record on your phone. Apple, the tech giant that has been hungrily eyeing …

Apple Dives Into Complex Field: Your Medical Records | Morningstar | 1/24/2018

By Tripp Mickle With its leap into the electronic health-records field, Apple Inc. is trying to solve a problem that has vexed tech companies for years: simplifying disparate networks of medical information and putting more data into the hands of consumers. Apple on Wednesday said an update to its operating system for iPhones and iPads this spring will include a new “Health Records” feature that will import and store …

UCLA Health

12 recent vendor contracts, go-lives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/7/2019

12 recent vendor contracts, go-lives Jackie Drees - Print Email Twelve recent health IT vendor contracts and go-lives: 1. Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital , part of the Owensboro (Ky.) Health network, completed its transition to an Epic EHR. 2. Garmin Health and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association announced a partnership on May 29 that will provide Garmin wearable devices and health tracking metrics at a discount to BCBS …

UCLA Health Using Microsoft Azure to Improve EHR Data Integration | EHR Intelligence | 6/4/2019

Use & Optimization News UCLA Health Using Microsoft Azure to Improve EHR Data Integration UCLA Health deployed the Microsoft Azure cloud computing service to more efficiently integrate EHR data and research data from several sources. Source … improve treatments and lives,” said Peter Lee, corporate vice president, Microsoft Healthcare. “By connecting health data and systems in the cloud in an interoperable way, we’re excited we can help advance health care data for

Cleveland Clinic

AI IN MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS: How top US health systems are reacting to the disruptive force of AI by revolutionizing diagnostic imaging, clinical decision support, and personalized medicine | Business Insider | 8/3/2019

This is a preview of the AI in Medical Diagnosis research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. AI is rocking medical diagnosis with its potential to incite drastic improvements to hospital processes. AI can process images and patient health records with more …

Microsoft Lures Investors With Azure Kinect & Partner Updates - July 12, 2019 - Zacks.com | 7/12/2019

Microsoft ( MSFT - Free Report ) recently announced availability of Azure Kinect DK (or developer kit), which was unveiled around February, this year at Mobile World Congress (MWC), held in Barcelona. Azure Kinect DK, priced at $399, is already shipping in the United States and China, as confirmed by TechCrunch. The peripheral IoT device features a 12-megapixel (MP) camera and a 1 MP camera for immersive capabilities to support various edge …

UPMC

Anthem, Humana along with Apple and Google testing API for patient access to claims data | FierceHealthcare | 8/3/2019

While announcements from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and major tech giants took center stage at the Blue Button Developers Conference on Tuesday, there was another initiative announced that could potentially have huge implications for patients getting easier access to their claims data. The Carin Alliance , a private sector collaboration made up of major health insurers, providers, health IT companies and tech giants, announced at the conference that …

Intermountain Healthcare

AI IN MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS: How top US health systems are reacting to the disruptive force of AI by revolutionizing diagnostic imaging, clinical decision support, and personalized medicine | Business Insider | 8/3/2019

This is a preview of the AI in Medical Diagnosis research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. AI is rocking medical diagnosis with its potential to incite drastic improvements to hospital processes. AI can process images and patient health records with more …

Genentech’s Deal Spree: Brainstorm Health | Fortune | 7/17/2019

Good afternoon, readers. We’re hunkered down and closing the upcoming issue of Fortune today. But in the meantime, I hope you’ll follow along with my colleagues’ outstanding coverage of the equally-outstanding Fortune Brainstorm Tech conference currently taking place in Aspen. And a note below on Genentech’s “hat trick” of deals. Read on for the day’s news, back with much more tomorrow. Sy Mukherjee, @the_sy_guy , [email protected] DIGITAL …

Dignity Health

Amazon Web Services exec Partovi on where the biggest AI opportunities are in healthcare | FierceHealthcare Payer | 7/23/2019

by Heather Landi Jul 23, 2019 3:15pm Shez Partovi, M.D., says Amazon Web Services’ computing power will enable “game-changing” predictive analytics and precision health. (monsitj/Getty Images) NEW YORK CITY—Back when Shez Partovi, M.D., was chief digital officer at health system Dignity Health—a California nonprofit system that combined with Catholic Health Initiatives earlier this year to form CommonSpirit Health—his main focus was figuring out how to …

Humana

Anthem, Humana along with Apple and Google testing API for patient access to claims data | FierceHealthcare | 8/3/2019

While announcements from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and major tech giants took center stage at the Blue Button Developers Conference on Tuesday, there was another initiative announced that could potentially have huge implications for patients getting easier access to their claims data. The Carin Alliance , a private sector collaboration made up of major health insurers, providers, health IT companies and tech giants, announced at the conference that …

Aetna

H2O.ai Raises $72.5M Led by Goldman Sachs and Ping An to Democratize AI | PR Newswire | 8/20/2019

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 20, H2O.ai , the open source leader in artificial intelligence and automatic machine learning for the enterprise, announced it has secured $72.5 million in a Series D round, bringing the total funding to $147 million . The round was led by Goldman Sachs ( NYSE: GS ) and the Ping An Global Voyager Fund ( OTCMKTS: PNGAY) with continued investments from Wells Fargo ( NYSE: WFC ), NVIDIA ( NASDAQ: NVDA ) and Nexus Venture …

These are the largest companies in each U.S. state | Yahoo News | 8/16/2019

Do you know what the largest company in your state is? 24/7 Wall Street looked at SEC filings and private company estimates to calculate a full list. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett owns the largest company in both the state of Nebraska and the state of Iowa: Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK-A , BRK-B ) and Berkshire Hathaway Energy. BHE saw an operating revenue of $19.78 billion in 2018, while its parent company …

UnitedHealthcare

CNBC’s 2019 Healthy Returns Summit: Full Panels | 5/23/2019

… CEO Alex Gorsky. A diverse set of innovative companies were represented, including Verily, Fitbit, Synthego, Kaiser Permanente, insito, Bright Health, Microsoft Health, Livongo and more. The CNBC Healthy Returns conference brings together top health care … the Future of US Health Care with Fmr. leader of UnitedHealthcare and Bright Health CEO, Fmr. Commissioners for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid and more Healthy Returns Groundbreaking technology, backbreaking costs, policy battles, incredible cures …

Customer Contact Week Announces 2019 CCW Excellence Awards Finalists | PR Newswire | 5/8/2019

LAS VEGAS , May 8, Customer Contact Week is proud to announce the finalists for the CCW Excellence Awards. Finalists were chosen by our judging faculty including CCW Advisory Board members & industry experts. With a record number of applications, competition was tougher than ever, and the judges reviewed many remarkable applications. We are recognizing the top impressive finalists for each category, and will be announcing the winner, runner up and three …

Cigna

Pinduoduo stock price target raised to $39 from $28 at Benchmark | MarketWatch | 8/22/2019

AIA Group Ltd Buys Alibaba Group Holding, Baidu Inc, Ctrip.com International Aug. 21, 2019 at 4:38 p.m. ET on GuruFocus.com Bluefin Trading, LLC Buys Colgate-Palmolive Co, Alibaba Group Holding, iShares China Large-Cap ETF, Sells iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ET, SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF, Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Aug. 21, 2019 at 3:38 p.m. ET on GuruFocus.com Sylebra HK Co Ltd Buys Elastic NV, 8x8 Inc …

Democrats are attacking the wrong companies | Yahoo News | 7/19/2019

Amazon and Walmart are cutthroat competitors. But they share one important thing: Both companies have been miscast as corporate villains by Democratic presidential candidates trying to score easy outrage points with voters. Elizabeth Warren castigates Amazon ( AMZN ) for being too big, buying up rivals and forcing down prices. Bernie Sanders bashes Walmart ( WMT ) for underpaying workers. Other Democratic targets include Facebook, Google, McDonald’s, General Motors, JPMorgan Chase, and the entire …

Anthem

U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Healthcare stocks, Iron Mountain, oil companies - Nasdaq.com | 7/11/2019

Reuters At 1307 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.69% at 27,045.97. The S&P 500 was up 0.18% at 2,998.53 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.14% at 8,214.076. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: Cigna Corp , up 9.9% UnitedHealth Group Inc , up 5.1% Anthem Inc , up 4.6% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: Iron Mountain Inc , down 8% Merck & Co Inc , down …

Community Health (CYH) Incurs Wider-Than-Expected Loss in Q1 - May 1, 2019 - Zacks.com | 5/1/2019

Community Health Systems, Inc. ( CYH - Free Report ) incurred adjusted loss of 53 cents per share in first-quarter 2019, wider than of a loss of 44 cents. Moreover, the figure came in against the last reported quarter’s adjusted income of 13 cents per share. This downside was mainly due to lower admissions in the quarter under review. Quarterly Operational Update In the first quarter, net operating revenues were $3.37 billion …

Molina Healthcare

U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Healthcare stocks, Iron Mountain, oil companies - Nasdaq.com | 7/11/2019

Reuters At 1307 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.69% at 27,045.97. The S&P 500 was up 0.18% at 2,998.53 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.14% at 8,214.076. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: Cigna Corp , up 9.9% UnitedHealth Group Inc , up 5.1% Anthem Inc , up 4.6% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: Iron Mountain Inc , down 8% Merck & Co Inc , down …

Halvorsen’s 13F portfolio value increased from $14.85B to $1 | Seeking Alpha | 11/21/2017

Halvorsen’s 13F portfolio value increased from $14.85B to $15.44B. The number of positions increased from 53 to 59. Viking Global more than doubled stakes in Alphabet and Netflix, while reducing Facebook and Microsoft. The top three portfolio positions are Alphabet, Encana, and Visa. This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to Ole Andreas Halvorsen’s US stock portfolio on a quarterly basis …

Wellcare Health Plans

U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Healthcare stocks, Iron Mountain, oil companies - Nasdaq.com | 7/11/2019

Reuters At 1307 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.69% at 27,045.97. The S&P 500 was up 0.18% at 2,998.53 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.14% at 8,214.076. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: Cigna Corp , up 9.9% UnitedHealth Group Inc , up 5.1% Anthem Inc , up 4.6% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: Iron Mountain Inc , down 8% Merck & Co Inc , down …

Alliance Data Systems stock price target cut to $180 from $210 at SunTrust RH | MarketWatch | 6/14/2019

Alliance Data puts succession plan in motion Jun. 7, 2019 at 4:40 p.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Financials help fuel stock rally Jun. 4, 2019 at 12:45 p.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Tracking Jeffrey Ubben’s ValueAct Portfolio - Q1 2019 Update May. 28, 2019 at 3:58 p.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Alliance Data’s (ADS) card services business will provide credit card services to the U.S. Retail segment of Carter’s to make …

Wellcare

U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Healthcare stocks, Iron Mountain, oil companies - Nasdaq.com | 7/11/2019

Reuters At 1307 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.69% at 27,045.97. The S&P 500 was up 0.18% at 2,998.53 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.14% at 8,214.076. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: Cigna Corp , up 9.9% UnitedHealth Group Inc , up 5.1% Anthem Inc , up 4.6% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: Iron Mountain Inc , down 8% Merck & Co Inc , down …

Alliance Data Systems stock price target cut to $180 from $210 at SunTrust RH | MarketWatch | 6/14/2019

Alliance Data puts succession plan in motion Jun. 7, 2019 at 4:40 p.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Financials help fuel stock rally Jun. 4, 2019 at 12:45 p.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Tracking Jeffrey Ubben’s ValueAct Portfolio - Q1 2019 Update May. 28, 2019 at 3:58 p.m. ET on Seeking Alpha Alliance Data’s (ADS) card services business will provide credit card services to the U.S. Retail segment of Carter’s to make …

Centene Corp

U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Healthcare stocks, Iron Mountain, oil companies - Nasdaq.com | 7/11/2019

Reuters At 1307 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.69% at 27,045.97. The S&P 500 was up 0.18% at 2,998.53 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.14% at 8,214.076. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: Cigna Corp , up 9.9% UnitedHealth Group Inc , up 5.1% Anthem Inc , up 4.6% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: Iron Mountain Inc , down 8% Merck & Co Inc , down …

Community Health (CYH) Incurs Wider-Than-Expected Loss in Q1 - May 1, 2019 - Zacks.com | 5/1/2019

Community Health Systems, Inc. ( CYH - Free Report ) incurred adjusted loss of 53 cents per share in first-quarter 2019, wider than of a loss of 44 cents. Moreover, the figure came in against the last reported quarter’s adjusted income of 13 cents per share. This downside was mainly due to lower admissions in the quarter under review. Quarterly Operational Update In the first quarter, net operating revenues were $3.37 billion …

UPMC Health Plan

Anthem, Humana along with Apple and Google testing API for patient access to claims data | FierceHealthcare | 8/3/2019

While announcements from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and major tech giants took center stage at the Blue Button Developers Conference on Tuesday, there was another initiative announced that could potentially have huge implications for patients getting easier access to their claims data. The Carin Alliance , a private sector collaboration made up of major health insurers, providers, health IT companies and tech giants, announced at the conference that …

Satya Nadella

How HP Seamlessly Changed Top Leadership | eWeek | 8/24/2019

eWEEK NEWS ANALYSIS: Outgoing CEO Dion Weisler did an excellent job reviving HP, and he’s leaving the company in capable hands with Enrique Lores, who rebuilt the company’s printing and imaging businesses. Hewlett-Packard CEO Dion Weisler this week announced he was stepping down in favor of Enrique Lores (pictured) , who had been running the venerable company’s printing and imaging business. We see so much executive bad behavior in the …

6 affordable products that have helped me deal with back pain and muscle tension | Business Insider | 8/22/2019

InvoSpa Shiatsu Back Neck and Shoulder Massager Amazon $49.97, available on Amazon Like the massager I mentioned before, this version contains heated nodes for rolling away shoulder tension. The difference is that this one comes with straps that make it slightly easier to adjust and reposition it, or increase pressure in certain spots. I really like the one I have, but I’ll be honest — if it ever breaks, this is …

James Ledbetter

Cano Health Ranks No. 1 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list as the fastest-growing healthcare Company - and No. 6 overall with three-year revenue growth of 14,000 percent | PR Newswire | 8/27/2019

MIAMI , Aug. 27, Cano Health, LLC, which operates medical centers and pharmacies in Florida that specialize in primary care for Seniors, is ranked number one as the fastest-growing healthcare company - and number six across all industries by Inc. magazine’s annual 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The ranking represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most …

ShipOffers Joins the Elite 3% Who Appear on the INC. 5000 List 6 Times | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 8/26/2019

DENVER , Aug. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ – Inc. magazine revealed today that ShipOffers appears on its annual Inc. 5000 list for the 6th time. As the most prestigious ranking system for the nation’s fastest-growing and most-successful private companies, the list represents a unique look within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known …

Peter Lee

Microsoft taps former Samsung executive David Rhew as new chief medical officer | FierceHealthcare | 8/14/2019

After spending the last six years leading Samsung’s healthcare efforts, including showcasing the use of virtual reality in healthcare, David Rhew, M.D., is moving over to Microsoft. Rhew will serve as the tech giant’s new chief medical officer and vice president of healthcare for its worldwide commercial business. As the healthcare industry transforms with cloud and artificial intelligence technology innovations, Rhew’s understanding of healthcare delivery and operations across physical and …

Mahendra Trivedi

Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi Hits No. 1 On the International Best Seller List on Amazon in Nine Categories | PRWeb | 8/26/2019

Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi Hits No. 1 On the International Best Seller List on Amazon in Nine Categories Share Article Mahendra Kumar Trivedi has authored thousands of science-related books and papers. Most recently his book Thermal and Physical Properties of Biofield Treated Bile Salt and Proteose Peptone became a No. 1 International Best Seller on Amazon in nine categories. Guruji Mahendra Trivedi The Trivedi Effect® , which is an evidence …

Gopal Nayak’s Scientific Research Book on the Impact of the Trivedi… | PRWeb | 8/25/2019

Authors Gopal Nayak and Mahendra Kumar Trivedi were recognized with International No. 1 best-selling author status for the scientific research book “Impact of Biofield Treatment on Growth and Anatomical Characteristics of Pogostemon cablin (Benth.) also known in the cosmetic and perfume industry as Patchouli.” The book garnered No. 1 status on Amazon in several categories including Tropical Agriculture, Mind-Body Medicine, Aromatherapy, Herbal Remedies, Medical Atlases, Nosology, Biophysics, Biochemistry …

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Opinions | What’s new — and not — in the Democratic primary | MSN | 8/27/2019

Opinions What’s new — and not — in the Democratic primary The Washington Post 3 hrs ago Jennifer Rubin © Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), left, and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) following a Democratic presidential debate in Detroit on July 30. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft …

Trump — or What, Exactly? | MSN | 8/27/2019

Trump — or What, Exactly? National Review 1 hr ago Victor Davis Hanson © Carlos Barria/Reuters President Trump addresses a re-election campaign rally in Montoursville, Pa. May 20, 2019. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft. In traditional political terms, there is always an alternate agenda to an incumbent president’s …

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Sizing Up Vegan Leather: Is It Just A Fad? | Fortune | 8/23/2019

Twitter Faux leather is increasingly represented in fashion, and is sometimes mixed with the real thing. This model is wearing skinny leather pants by Unravel, paired with black and white vegan patent Stella McCartney check pointed-toe pumps, and is carrying a Falabella Box mini faux-leather cross-body bag. Christian Vierig/Getty Images Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun …

Vegan Leather Popularity Soars With Sustainable Fashion Interest | Fortune | 8/23/2019

Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun clothes and other products made from animal hides, opting instead for synthetic and natural alternatives. Collectively these have become known as vegan leather. Even Elon Musk’s Tesla Inc. will offer a “fully vegan” car. These alternatives to leather are often cheaper. The question for consumers is: Are they better for the planet? What is …

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Sizing Up Vegan Leather: Is It Just A Fad? | Fortune | 8/23/2019

Twitter Faux leather is increasingly represented in fashion, and is sometimes mixed with the real thing. This model is wearing skinny leather pants by Unravel, paired with black and white vegan patent Stella McCartney check pointed-toe pumps, and is carrying a Falabella Box mini faux-leather cross-body bag. Christian Vierig/Getty Images Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun …

Vegan Leather Popularity Soars With Sustainable Fashion Interest | Fortune | 8/23/2019

Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun clothes and other products made from animal hides, opting instead for synthetic and natural alternatives. Collectively these have become known as vegan leather. Even Elon Musk’s Tesla Inc. will offer a “fully vegan” car. These alternatives to leather are often cheaper. The question for consumers is: Are they better for the planet? What is …

Guruji Mahendra Trivedi

Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi Hits No. 1 On the International Best Seller List on Amazon in Nine Categories | PRWeb | 8/26/2019

Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi Hits No. 1 On the International Best Seller List on Amazon in Nine Categories Share Article Mahendra Kumar Trivedi has authored thousands of science-related books and papers. Most recently his book Thermal and Physical Properties of Biofield Treated Bile Salt and Proteose Peptone became a No. 1 International Best Seller on Amazon in nine categories. Guruji Mahendra Trivedi The Trivedi Effect® , which is an evidence …

Gopal Nayak’s Scientific Research Book on the Impact of the Trivedi… | PRWeb | 8/25/2019

Authors Gopal Nayak and Mahendra Kumar Trivedi were recognized with International No. 1 best-selling author status for the scientific research book “Impact of Biofield Treatment on Growth and Anatomical Characteristics of Pogostemon cablin (Benth.) also known in the cosmetic and perfume industry as Patchouli.” The book garnered No. 1 status on Amazon in several categories including Tropical Agriculture, Mind-Body Medicine, Aromatherapy, Herbal Remedies, Medical Atlases, Nosology, Biophysics, Biochemistry …

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These are the largest companies in each U.S. state | Yahoo News | 8/16/2019

Do you know what the largest company in your state is? 24/7 Wall Street looked at SEC filings and private company estimates to calculate a full list. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett owns the largest company in both the state of Nebraska and the state of Iowa: Berkshire Hathaway ( BRK-A , BRK-B ) and Berkshire Hathaway Energy. BHE saw an operating revenue of $19.78 billion in 2018, while its parent company …

Elizabeth Warren

Opinions | What’s new — and not — in the Democratic primary | MSN | 8/27/2019

Opinions What’s new — and not — in the Democratic primary The Washington Post 3 hrs ago Jennifer Rubin © Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), left, and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) following a Democratic presidential debate in Detroit on July 30. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft …

Trump — or What, Exactly? | MSN | 8/27/2019

Trump — or What, Exactly? National Review 1 hr ago Victor Davis Hanson © Carlos Barria/Reuters President Trump addresses a re-election campaign rally in Montoursville, Pa. May 20, 2019. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft. In traditional political terms, there is always an alternate agenda to an incumbent president’s …