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Here’s What the Future of Healthcare Looks Like

There’s no denying that the healthcare industry is limping along. Though access to care is available to more Americans now than ever, it’s also more expensive. As patients struggle to pay higher and higher premiums, providers grapple with compliance issues and ever-changing …

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How VR Is Transforming the Customer Experience

No longer will companies have to “visualize” how products will work within their structures or with their customers. Virtual reality gives a real-time view of how products will look when used in a broader context. Marketing pitches may as well be commercials now …

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5 Major Emerging Trends in the Healthcare Industry

The healthcare sector has been growing steadily as the demand for specialized physicians and practices continues to expand. Companies in the medical industry are starting up all over, and current trends promise further big changes for professionals in the healthcare business. …

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Smart Home Startups Are on the Rebound, But Barely

Funding for smart home startups is looking up. According to the latest data from CB Insights, funding amounts are on track to be 30 percent better than they were in 2015. That’s only the total amount of funding, though: The actual number of deals…

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3 Ways Tech Is Empowering Freelancers

By now we’ve all heard of the term ‘shared economy’. Or at least the companies that spearheaded this movement, such as Uber, Airbnb, RelayRides or TaskRabbit. After the 2008 financial crisis, we’ve seen a decline in quality corporate jobs. And thus people are …

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It’s a Good Time to Be a VR Creative

Virtual reality has the tech community excited: It can help startups better communicate internally, can help sell cars, and can potentially transform customer service. And major commercial versions of the VR headset are rolling out this holiday season, so it will be available …

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Almalence and the Future of Mobile Phone Cameras

“Disruption” is the hottest buzzword in the corporate world today. Several companies are disrupting industries by pivoting to more agile business models with increased ROI and even bigger BHAGs. Of course there are very few real disruptors out there, and the ones …