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‘Virtual Surgeons’ to Be Able to Join Operations Anywhere

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The FINANCIAL — A company pioneering technology to allow surgeons to virtually ‘scrub in’ to any operating room in the world is partnering with Vodafone to speed up adoption in Europe. The Proximie platform was developed with funding from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), as part of the medicines manufacturing challenge’s Digital Health Technology Catalyst.…

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‘Virtual Surgeons’ to Be Able to Join Operations Anywhere

1 min read

The FINANCIAL — A company pioneering technology to allow surgeons to virtually ‘scrub in’ to any operating room in the world is partnering with Vodafone to speed up adoption in Europe. The Proximie platform was developed with funding from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), as part of the medicines manufacturing challenge’s Digital Health Technology Catalyst.…

Online news consumption can increase the divide between citizens, but also boost political involvement

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The FINANCIAL — In the past everyone used to read the same news (one size fits all), but now we get our own made-to-measure news portions. News is selected based on our taste and online behaviour. Does it matter that we no longer see and read the same things?…

New online tool developed to help prevent self-harm

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The FINANCIAL — A new online tool to help reduce and prevent repeat self-harm has been designed by researchers alongside those with lived experience. The tool was tested by a national sample of 514 people who have self-harmed to find out what they thought of it and whether they believed it could help them, the University…

Cisco researchs show that privacy and security concerns grow in today’s remote world

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The FINANCAIL — Cisco published two new global research studies that reveal an increase in consumer concern about data sharing during the pandemic and the security challenges organizations face supporting employees and customers in our remote-first world. The reports also highlight opportunities to become more resilient by committing to security that enables access to data…

MEPs say EU Commission must set the standards for regulating online platforms

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The FINANCIAL – European Parliament calls for future-proof rules on digital services, including online platforms and marketplaces, and for a binding mechanism to tackle illegal content online. MEPs approved tonight two separate “legislative initiative” reports calling on the Commission to address and tackle current shortcomings in the online environment in its Digital Services Act (DSA) package, due…