The increased use of telehealth presents a significant opportunity for network operators

Telehealth service usage has skyrocketed in the US, as patients and healthcare providers look for alternatives to in-person medical visits to limit possible exposure to the coronavirus. Before the pandemic, only 8% of US consumers had reported ever using telehealth services, though 66% indicated they would be willing to try, according to American Well’s 2019 Telehealth Index Consumer Survey. But present circumstances have hastened the widespread adoption of telehealth services: Providers such as Doctor on Demand have reported “unprecedented demand” in recent weeks, while The Purchase saw its weekly usage rate increase 50% over a two-week period in March. Several of the most prominent telehealth platforms are scrambling to recruit… Read More

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Virgin Orbit announces new plans for first Asian spaceport in Oita, Japan

Virgin Orbit may be focusing its production efforts right now on making ventilators to support healthcare workers battling COVID-19, but it’s also still making moves to build out the infrastructure that will underpin its small satellite launch business. To that end, the new space company unveiled a new partnership with Oita Prefecture in Japan to build a new spaceport there from which to launch and land its horizontal take-off launch vehicle carrier aircraft. Working in collaboration with ANA Holdings and the Space Port Japan Association, Virgin Orbit says it is currently targeting Oita Airport as the site for its next launch site – the first in Asia – with a… Read More

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6 common misconceptions about UX/UI designers

When my colleagues and I tell people that we are a UX/UI design team in an Artificial Intelligence company, we regularly get interesting responses or sometimes awkward silences. Here are a few of the reactions and questions we get, hope it helps shed a light on what we actually do! Misconception 1: UX and UI are the same thing “Oh, you must be very good at designing beautiful interfaces!” UX and UI are not mutually exclusive, but absolutely not the same thing. It’s nearly impossible to work on user experience without considering the user interfaces, and vice-versa. “A beautiful product… This story continues at The Next Web …read more Source::… Read More

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Amazon Music Unlimited free for 3 months with this limited time deal

Music lovers, lend me your ears. Amazon Music Unlimited is now free for 3 months in a limited time offer. With access to over 50 million songs, you’ll never have to listen to the same tune twice or be interrupted by annoying adverts along the way. We say it’s worth a go because there’s nothing worse than being interrupted mid-flow when you’re discovering something new and exciting. Music Unlimited isn’t only ad-free, it features curated playlists and has access to offline functionality – super useful if you want to save on data. It also carries a much bigger library of tunes than even Prime Music and allows you to stream… Read More

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