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Future-Proofing the Security of Clinical Trials

One of the central themes in any analysis of the progress of humans’ technological prowess is compromise. Economist Thomas Sowell said, “There are no solutions. There are only tradeoffs.” Take healthcare, for example. We see an awesome new future where there’s less friction, fewer obstacles, and more changes to disseminate help to more people. But …

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inessential.com: Azure Takes Over

inessential.com: Azure Takes Over This is a great reaction from Brent Simmons (the Nixon who went to China – he’s an old guard Apple guy who actually promote Azure for Microsoft). It’s in line with what we said: cloud services is a field Microsoft can really compete in well and is and will be a …

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Microsoft Said to Be Preparing to Make Satya Nadella CEO

Microsoft Said to Be Preparing to Make Satya Nadella CEO One would hope that, if Nadella is the choice, it might mark an actual moment of focus for Microsoft – ie choosing to go all in on their cloud services as a way forward. Microsoft has a solid stack with Azure, and a ton of …

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The (alleged) 13-inch iPad and the triumph of thin clients | stratēchery by Ben Thompson

The (alleged) 13-inch iPad and the triumph of thin clients | stratēchery by Ben Thompson Ben Thompson brings up iPads (and tangentially) smartphones as a triumph of thin clients. He is definitely on to something and this has been an ever increasing part of the way we (meaning the folks here at BiTE) think about …

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