Most internet users are familiar with podcasts, but have either not listened to them within the past six months or have never listened to them, April 2016 research found. Of those that do listen, 85% tune in at least once a month.
Mitch’s Take:The healthcare industry wants a lot of data from customers, but doesn’t factor in how the customer will benefit, except in the abstract. We can make healthcare a community effort by spreading the benefits, such as making participation in trials easier (and alerts about those opportunities to patients), as well as providing much more insight into disease.
New Nielsen survey highlights slow rate of adoption and interoperability in health technology as patients don’t see the value of online scheduling, mobile apps and EMRs.
Social sites have helped spawn many new industries, but they’re also a real threat to online news publishers, who are increasingly squeezed out by algorithms, ad blockers and audiences that don’t care where their news come from, according a new report.