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These scientists are studying the immune system to fight cybercrime

This article originally appeared on GE Reports: Hackers have been in the news lately, with their targets ranging from Minecraft players to an aide to a U.S. presidential contender. But few attacks could have larger and longer-lasting implications than an attack on electricity — the lifeblood of the modern economy […]
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We got to see how IBM’s Watson supercomputer could help diagnose a patient

CHICAGO — It’s not every day that you get to watch artificial intelligence in action.  IBM Watson Health and the Radiological Society of North America teamed up on a project called “Eyes of Watson,” on display at the RSNA conference this week in Chicago. The demonstration is meant to show radiologists […]
We got to see how IBM’s Watson supercomputer could help diagnose a patient
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Eye Robot: Meet the new virtual onsite trainers for hospitals

This originally appeared on GE Reports: In the hushed halls of the Universitario Quironsalud hospital in Madrid, there’s a new sound — the chatter of experts who are thousands of miles away helping doctors get the most out of their new high-tech diagnostic equipment. Their voices and faces are coming […]
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Digital disruption in radiology — will it put doctors out of work?

CHICAGO —  Medical imaging has been one of the areas in healthcare most ripe for digital disruption. “Phase 1 has already occurred,” Don Woodlock, senior vice president and general manager for Enterprise Imaging at GE Healthcare, told Business Insider. “There’s no film, images come off of all these modalities and get put […]
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The Mayo Clinic shows us how they use 3D printing technology to treat patients

I spoke to Dr. Jay Morris, neuroradiologist at the Mayo Clinic, in a Facebook Live segment Tuesday from the RSNA industry conference in Chicago. Dr. Morris gave me a tour of the 3D printed models used to treat patients in institutions around the world. The Mayo Clinic began using sophisticated 3D printing technology […]
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Mining for data in a South African platinum mine

This contributor post originally appeared on GE Reports: As operations manager at a South African platinum mine, Percy French has faced huge challenges over the past few years because of volatility in commodity prices. The price of platinum has dropped in half, and at the same time the value of […]
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The old world meets the new world: Port of LA gives big data a try

The Port of LA is the largest container port by volume in the US. That kind of scale makes it extremely difficult to keep track of how the containers are moving throughout the port. All the different parties involved, such as the supply-chain managers, truckers, and port operators, are given […]
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BI to cover GE’s Mind + Machines Conference in San Francisco

Business Insider’s Silicon Valley reporters Matt Weinberger and Eugene Kim will be covering GE’s annual conference, Mind + Machines, taking place this week in San Francisco. They will be reporting live, as part of BI’s Digital Industry Insider series coverage. The conference, now in its fifth year, is devoted to […]
BI to cover GE’s Mind + Machines Conference in San Francisco