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Interactive Visualization of Billion-Point Data Sets: Nanocubes

One of the most interesting talks I heard at the “Tools for Astronomical Big Data” Meeting I attended in March was by Carlos Scheidegger (University of Arizona) on… 537 more words

Information Sharing

CNIO = YES; Nurse CIOs are on the Rise!

Technology is a major investment for any healthcare institution.  Enlisting the right people to implement new technologies is vital to ensuring maximum value and impact.  When it comes to choosing technology to improve patient care, more facilities are turning to those whose knowledge and education extends beyond traditional IT.  434 more words

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Computers and Diagnostic Algorithms

As sophisticated as computers are now, isn’t about time we began using them more to help with the diagnosis of disease? Physicians tend to be diagnosticians, and primary care physicians need to have a massive breadth of knowledge these days in order to correctly diagnose the multitude of disorders in patients that may walk through their doors. 422 more words


High pressure data potentially kills people!

It is as important to ensure that public harm is avoided through the misuse or misinterpretation of data, as it was to ensure that railway passengers were not killed by exploding boilers in the early days of steam. 602 more words

Big Data

. @IBM AI supercomputer with some pretty incredible food pairings http://agfyi.info/1EqxAVk #foodchat 

article title: IBM’s AI supercomputer has come up with some pretty incredible food pairings

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source title: Quartz
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There’s a theory that given an infinite amount of time, a monkey could eventually type out the complete works of Shakespeare. 50 more words


Keep up with #HIMSS15 via Twitter

If you’re like me and couldn’t make it to HIMSS15 this year, you can follow along with all of the posts via Twitter at #HIMSS15… 55 more words


Term 2 Mid Term Week

It has been two months since my last post. I think I haven’t got enough consistency to write regularly. I hope I will write on this blog actively in the future. 465 more words