Osso VR raises $ 27 million to turn surgery into a video game – TechCrunch

Virtual reality didn’t evolve into the ultimate desktop replacement telepresence machine during the pandemic – and it wasn’t for lack of trying – but some startups focused on training employees in virtual reality have found a way. additional validation in the last year, as professionals from all sectors have been forced to access institutional knowledge […]

5 steps to secure the Internet of medical things

IoMT devices have unique vulnerabilities. Some are using outdated operating systems with known vulnerabilities. Up to 83% of imaging devices, such as MRI and mammography machines, run unsupported operating systems, making them vulnerable to attack. Firmware also plays a role. A recent report from Forescout identified vulnerabilities in IoT firmware known as the NAME: WRECK […]

Global tech giants, compared to the size of economies

Creative destruction plays a key role in entrepreneurship and economic development. Invented by economist Joseph Schumpeter in 1942, the “creative destruction” theory suggests that business cycles operate under long waves of innovation. Specifically, as markets are disrupted, clusters of key industries have disproportionate effects on the economy. Take the rail industry, for example. At the […]

New AI technology for the early detection of prostate cancer

(LR) Associate Professor Peter Brotchie (St Vincent’s), Dr Ruwan Tennakoon (RMIT), Professor John Thangarajah (RMIT), Dr Mark Page (St Vincent’s). Credit: St Vincent Hospital in Melbourne Prostate cancer is the most diagnosed cancer and one of the leading causes of cancer death in Australian men. Early detection is the key to successful treatment, but men […]

New Firefighter Technician Program Comes to Mid-State

For the times of the city WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College is making it easier to prepare for a career in the fire field with a new fire technician technical diploma program. Applications are now being accepted for the 28-credit program starting this fall, which can be completed in one year with in-person classes […]