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Oscar’s Obamacare Expansion Boosts Enrollment, Narrows Loss

Oscar Health said it narrowed its “statutory net loss to $57 million in 2018 from $131 million in 2017” after growing Obamacare enrollment to 240,000.

Walgreens Partners With Alphabet’s Verily To Improve Health Outcomes

Walgreens Boots Alliance and Alphabet’s Verily said they plan to “collaborate on multiple projects under a broad agreement” to improve health outcomes and reduce costs.

Heartfelt Watch 4 Ushers In New Time For Apple

It’s easy to beat up on Apple. Management seems smug. Its lack of real product innovation in its yearly releases can get depressing. But every five years or so, the company does something really special.

17 Surprising Remote Jobs With A Great Salary

These 17 remote jobs surprisingly can earn you a great salary.

Don’t Trust Artificial Intelligence? Time To Open The AI ‘Black Box’

Despite its promise, the growing field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is experiencing a variety of growing pains. In addition to the problem of bias, there is also the ‘black box’ problem: if people don’t know how AI comes up with its decisions, they …

NYU Medical School Is Now Tuition Free – And What To Do Next

NYU Medical School is now tuition-free. Here are your next steps.

Google Bets $375M On Medicare Advantage With Oscar Health Investment

Google-parent Alphabet plans to invest $375 million into Oscar Health to help the insurer expand into the Medicare Advantage business.

Amazon’s Escobar Approach To Local Government Tax Rulings

Much like the late narcos cartel leader Pablo Escobar convinced the Colombian government to change laws to benefit his business, Amazon has taken a similar approach with its local lawmakers. The “Head Tax”, commonly referred to as the Amazon tax called for a legislative expense of $275 per employee.

VR Art Reduces Need For Opioids in NY Hospital

Tom Christopher’s new VR art, made with Tilt Brush, is reducing pain for pediatric cancer patients at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.

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