Tag Archives: Arthur Caplan

Eyeing big $$$, tech titans Microsoft, IBM plunge into health care with snazzy startups; but will the docs buy in?

The News: Microsoft recently joined other tech giants IBM, Apple, and Alphabet (think Google) heralding a new initiative called Healthcare NExT which will combine work from existing industry players and its… Read more »

Theranos Pivots From Blood Tests to New Lab Product; Will “Phoenix” Effort Succeed?

Beleaguered startup Theranos Inc. (Palo Alto CA) will close its blood-testing labs and fire about 340 workers, shifting its focus to an experimental technology following months of run-ins with regulators and… Read more »