9to5Google Alphabet, through Verily Life Sciences, is invested in applying technology and data science to health care. Google’s in-house Brain team is as well, with the machine learning division running a pilot study that applies existing voice recognition technology to transcribe medical conversations. more… 4 weeks
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YouTube VR has officially arrived for Steam, but it apparently has some early problems
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