iot and life insurance

How IoT Is Changing Health Insurance

2018-05-25 by Svetlana Yurkevich

By 2020 there could be 20 billion connected devices in the world, reports GrowthEnabler as referred to Gartner/World Bank. The figures are impressive, no wonder that many industries, including insurance, anticipate the wave of sensor-powered digital transformation. How does insurance benefit from IoT? In a word, it leads to personalized...

AI in Healthcare: High Hopes, Reality and Future

2018-05-16 by Dmitri Koteshov

There’s a lot of buzz around artificial intelligence these days. It’s been a matter of casual conversations in Silicon Valley for the past few years, and now the technology is being discussed in higher circles as Washington sees opportunities for AI to improve efficiency and increase economic growth. As for...

Decentralization Of Care With Telemedicine: Trends And Considerations

2018-05-03 by Svetlana Yurkevich

A lot of myths and prejudice surrounds the concept of telemedicine. People refer to it as the dehumanization of care, “uberization” of health or simply discounted consultation in front of a display of a computer. In fact, telemedicine is a new way of bringing patients and caregivers together in a...

Orangeworm Or How To Protect Your Healthcare Data Like A Pro

2018-05-02 by Dmitri Koteshov

What do you know about worms? Or, more precisely, orange worms? Before you start thinking “Why on Earth am I reading this on a tech blog?”, let me provide you with an explanation.   Monday, April 23rd was a really bad day for the healthcare industry as general public around...

VR: The Changing Face of Healthcare

2018-04-23 by Dmitri Koteshov

For the time being, the vast majority of new technologies are used in the entertainment industry. A vivid example of such innovations is virtual reality. When hearing about VR, most people would be thinking about movies, gaming, VR helmets and glasses which plunge users into the worlds of phantasy. However,...