Health care is now largest US employer but many are low paid admin jobs 

 

In the American labor market, services are the new steel.

Source: Health Care Just Became the U.S.’s Largest Employer – The Atlantic

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Guidelines needed to help terminally ill patients gain access to trial drugs, Johns Hopkins expert says

Carey Business School expert proposes guidelines to help terminally ill patients gain access to drugs in clinical trials

Source: Guidelines needed to help terminally ill patients gain access to trial drugs, Johns Hopkins expert says | Hub

Apple launched a study to look for irregular heart rhythms on the Apple Watch 

Apple and Stanford have teamed up for a new heart health study. Using a new Apple Watch app and the Apple Watch’s built-in sensor, researchers will work to identify irregular heart rhythms and…

Source: Apple launched a study to look for irregular heart rhythms on the Apple Watch | TechCrunch

Recognized but under-appreciated: why the knowledge economy needs blockchain

 

The idea that knowledge plays an important role in economy is not a new one. Modern economists, in their search for the foundations of economic growth, have come to approach knowledge as having more direct functions in production. Global economies recognize this, turning their attentions in the past two decades to the so-called “knowledge-based economy”, […]

Source: Recognized but under-appreciated: why the knowledge economy needs blockchain