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Bloomberg: Telemedicine Market Doubled in Four Years

Bloomberg Telemedicine Market Doubled in Four YearsMassive growth has come to the telemedicine market. That much is clear from a new report highlighted this week by Bloomberg.

According to the data presented, the number of companies that now offer telemedicine services has doubled since 2011.

The number of technology vendors offering telemedicine services grew from 45 to 85 between 2011 and 2015, Brendan FitzGerald, the director of research for HIMSS Analytics, said during an online presentation.

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Unlocking the iPad’s Potential for the Visually Impaired

Apple spotlighted a new profile from Bloomberg on its official website today that highlights the incredible work of Ed Summers, head of accessibility at international software company SAS.

According to today’s report, Summers “has made it his mission to help other visually impaired people unlock the power of the iPad.”

Summers is traveling around the United States to teach educators how to maximize the device’s built-in accessibility features in their classrooms.

Apple says that tablets are growing in popularity among educators. In particular, Summers says the iPad is “opening up a whole world” for visually impaired students.

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