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DESIGN East: XPrize calls for Star Trek tricorder

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9/20/2012 12:24 PM EDT
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Duane Benson
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Duane Benson   9/23/2012 9:15:59 PM
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Managed care significantly disrupted the healthcare industry. The Internet significantly disrupted the healthcare Industry. The practice of washing hands significantly disrupted the healthcare industry. It happens. Such disruption is frequently resisted, but at some point, if the disruption is significant enough, the healthcare industry's resistance will become futile. And then players in the industry will just try to find ways to profit from the new order.

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Code Monkey   9/21/2012 3:38:50 PM
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Is the $3T health care industry going to allow a "doctor in your pocket" gadget to even exist? What happens when you disrupt the biggest industry on Earth?

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rick merritt   9/21/2012 3:07:14 PM
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Actually these folks spoke Tuesday afternoon at DESIGN East in Boston.

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loptide   9/20/2012 8:42:37 PM
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Seems that EET now finds much of its content by posting six-week-old postings from slashdot and reddit.

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