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Just a year ago, this category didn't exist. But after several Atom-powered all-in-one PCs debuted at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, it's officially the hottest grouping of desktops on the market. They're a subcategory of desktop PCs called Nettops, and, like Netbooks, they're generally...

GE Healthcare has signed a esearch agreement with Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston expected to establish a long-term collaboration toward treating oncologic, neurologic and cardiovascular diseases through Positron Emission Tomography, or PET. The deal aims to use GE's Molecular Minaging research, transitioning discoveries into...

“What value are some of these social networking tools or are they just a fad?” questions James Carlini. Do you have Facebook account? (2 Million users) What about TWITTER? Aren't you on NING yet? Are all these a “must-have social networking tool” to conquer...

Last week during the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMMS 09), IBM Healthcare Industry Group launched a new cloud computing based medical imaging data management solution in partnership with In Site One. WTN News had the opportunity to interview Patrick Boyle, vice president of solution...

EBay Inc. said Tuesday afternoon that it is planning an initial public offering for its Skype Internet telephony unit. In a statement EBay said it plans to complete the offering in the first half of next year, though specific timing will depend on market conditions....

Electronic mail is older than tweets, blogs, SMS texts—older even than the entire Internet. Why is it so many people still don't get it right? New users of all ages and experience levels hit the Net every day. They're so new that even the most...

Cost and complexity are overwhelming many practitioners, and security and privacy remain big concerns. But the industry must march forward. Don't underestimate the maddening complexity and considerable costs of digitizing health care records and processes. That was the overarching message from a dozen or so...

Merge Healthcare announced that it has expanded its distribution agreement with Eklin Medical Systems to sell its medical imaging software to the veterinary market. Since 2002, the companies have worked to distribute Merge's eFilm Workstation, which was customized to the intricacies of imaging animals of...