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Microsoft Acquiring AI Firm Nuance

Microsoft is acquiring Nuance in a deal worth some $19.7 billion, Microsoft’s second-largest acquisition, in a bid for the healthcare cloud market.

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Impossible Foods Preparing to Go Public

Impossible Foods is preparing to go public, amid growing demand for plant-based meat alternatives.

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DoorDash Offering On-Demand COVID Test Delivery

DoorDash is expanding beyond its traditional market, with a new deal to deliver COVID-19 tests.

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Verizon Launches BlueJeans Telehealth

Verizon is continuing to leverage its BlueJeans acquisition with the launch of BlueJeans Telehealth.

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Researchers Discover New Uses for Beer Waste

Researchers at Virginia Tech have discovered new uses for the waste byproducts of beer brewing, including food proteins and biofuels.

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UVeya Using UV Light Robots to Disinfect Airplanes

UVeya, a Swiss start-up, is testing robots that use ultraviolet (UV) light to disinfect airplanes, in an effort to make air travel safer.

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Biden Administration Working on Vaccination Passport Standards

The Biden administration is working on standards to help establish a vaccination passport, another step toward a return to normal.

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Walmart Making Digital Vaccine Records Available to Customers

Walmart is the latest company pushing for digital vaccine records as a way for people to prove they have received the COVID-19 vaccination.

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Contactless Check in: The Solution to Payment Problems In Healthcare

Payments in healthcare have always been disconnected.  During COVID-19, collecting payments and going to the…

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Apple Maps Now Showing COVID-19 Vaccination Locations

Apple Maps has been updated to display COVID-19 vaccination locations, making it that much easier to set up an appointment.