The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium
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The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium
Algorithms are the new medium between people and people, people and data, data and data. Artificial intelligence, cognitive computing, machine learning, neural networks, internet of things, smart cities, cryptocurrencies...
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Our selfies, ourselves: What doctors can learn from our smartphone pics

Our selfies, ourselves: What doctors can learn from our smartphone pics | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Many health apps rely on a phone’s built-in camera, and the resulting images can tell us a lot about ourselves, our drugs, our parasites, and more.
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Algorithm could drastically improve the performance of hearing aids

Algorithm could drastically improve the performance of hearing aids | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Researchers at The Ohio State University have developed a noise-filtering algorithm that's been shown to improve partially-deaf peoples' recognition of spok...
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Augmented Reality iPad App Guides Surgeons During Tumor Removal

Augmented Reality iPad App Guides Surgeons During Tumor Removal | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Tablets and smartphones have found surprisingly many uses in medicine, from expected applications that provide clinical information to ones that measur
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Quantified Self Ideology: #Personal Data becomes #BigData | #sensors #predictive

A key contemporary trend emerging in big data science is the quantified self: individuals engaged in the deliberate self-tracking of any kind of biological, ...

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Neurologists use algorithm for early diagnosis of Alzheimer\'s disease

Neurologists use algorithm for early diagnosis of Alzheimer\'s disease | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Patients with Alzheimer's disease currently undergo neuropsychological testing to detect signs of the disease. The test results are difficult to interpret and are insufficient for making a definiti
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