Choosing Between Life and Death During COVID-19: The A.I. Trolley Problem
Let the trolley continue on its initial course and kill those 5 people on the way or pull the lever to save them at the expense of that other person’s life?
Looking Back At COVID-19 From 2030
This time we put on our VR headsets, fast forward to 2030 and have a look at what we have gained and what we lost to the virus.
How Would Have COVID-19 Taken Place In A Digital Health Utopia?
What if the COVID-19 pandemic had been forecasted months in advance? And hospitals didn’t experience shortages thanks to the help of an A.I. helping administrators […]
The Unlikely Rise Of Science And Digital Health During COVID-19
People need trust, clear guidance and strong leadership, as our leaders should show us a pathway out of all this. And how can we get out of a situation that is caused by a deadly virus? With the clear reasoning of scientists.
What I Learnt About A.I. By Playing 1000 Hours Of Chess In A Year
If you’ve been following me on social media, you might have noticed some posts with the hashtag #TMFchessjourney. These document my ongoing mission to practice chess at a professional level, what I’ve learnt from it and how it helps me grow as a person. Recently, I’ve crossed the 1000 hour bar of chess time and it has been a truly humbling experience.
It Came From Outside – 5 Great Examples of Technologies from Outside of Healthcare
This article will explore 5 of our favourite examples of technologies initially alien to healthcare but that are becoming integral parts of it.
Top Artificial Intelligence Companies in Healthcare to Keep an Eye On
The field of medical AI is buzzing. More and more companies set the purpose to disrupt healthcare with the help of artificial intelligence. Given how fast these companies come and go, it can prove to be hard to stay up-to-date with the most promising ones. Here, I collected the biggest names currently on the market ranging from start-ups to tech giants to keep an eye on in the future.
The Top 12 Health Chatbots
Meet Molly, Ginger and Replika – some of your new chatbot friends aiming to make your life better. In the last years, smart algorithm-powered, text or voice-based interfaces have multiplied, and they are also taking their place in healthcare. The Medical Futurist believes they will ease the burden on doctors in primary care and help patients learn to take care of their health responsibly. Do you want to try one? Check out the following health chatbots!
Your Guide to Facial Recognition Technology in Healthcare
Facial recognition technology is upon us; phones and computers can now be unlocked with your specific facial structure using this gimmick, but it can also scarily be used to identify you from security cameras which are increasingly becoming omnipresent.
20 Medical Technology Advances: Medicine in the Future – Part II.
Nanorobots swimming in blood vessels, in silico clinical trials instead of experimenting with drugs on animals and people, remote brain surgeries with the help of 5G networks – the second part of our shortlist on some astonishing ideas and innovations that could give us a glimpse into the future of medicine is ready for you to digest. Here, we’re going beyond the first part with medical tricorders, the CRISPR/Cas-9 gene-editing method, and other futuristic medical technologies to watch for.