High-tech giants start taking care of our health

Technology titans keep spreading their power in every field possible. The latest targeted industry is the health sector. Virtual reality, preventive medicine, data collection : large firms know how to make themselves indispensable. In 2016, the top 100 Medtech companies had gathered $419 milliards in annual revenue. Apple and Xiaomi, both large and global wearable… Read More

A new AI better than dermatologists at diagnosing skin cancer

An artificial intelligence outperformed a team of dermatologists when asked to diagnose skin cancer. The recent study was published only a few days ago in the medical journal Annals of Oncology. Led by researchers from Germany, France and from the USA, it showed that a trained CNN (artificial neural network), called Inception V4, was able… Read More