Oscar Health's $1B IPO sets the stage for more health tech exits in 2021
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Oscar Health’s $1B IPO sets the stage for more health tech exits in 2021

Oscar Health has unveiled a plan to go public for $1.054 billion, making it the largest public debut by a health tech startup so far…

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Medicaid expansion has saved hospitals $6.4M, study shows
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Oregon sets first hospital-specific community benefit spending floor

Oregon set its first community benefit spending floor for one of its health systems, establishing a more rigorous regulatory framework that more states may follow,…

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Myanmar military's power grab sets stage for Biden admin's first U.N. showdown with China and Russia
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Myanmar military coup sets stage for Biden admin’s first U.N. showdown with China and Russia

Beijing — The military takeover in Myanmar and detention of Aung San Suu Kyi was “a major cabinet reshuffle” according to Chinese state media, which…

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Myanmar military's power grab sets stage for Biden admin's first U.N. showdown with China and Russia
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Myanmar military’s power grab sets stage for Biden admin’s first U.N. showdown with China and Russia

Beijing — The military takeover in Myanmar and detention of Aung San Suu Kyi was “a major cabinet reshuffle” according to Chinese state media, which…

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Biden sets tone for new administration with call for unity
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Biden sets tone for new administration with call for unity

Watch CBSN Live CBS News senior political analyst and “60 Minutes” correspondent John Dickerson discusses President Biden’s inaugural speech and the challenges he faces in…

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Vancouver hospital COVID-19 outbreak remains under investigation
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‘Little old West Virginia’ sets pace on vaccine rollout

Griffith & Feil Drug has been in business since 1892, a family-owned, small-town pharmacy. This isn’t their first pandemic. More than a century after helping…

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Twitch sets new engagement record with 1.7 billion hours watched in November
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Twitch sets new engagement record with 1.7 billion hours watched in November

A huge audience turned to Twitch to get more of their entertainment in November, according to data from Arsenal.gg — as pointed out by a…

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5G laps 4G milestones, sets stage for massive enterprise data growth
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5G laps 4G milestones, sets stage for massive enterprise data growth

Although the global pandemic could have slowed it down, 5G cellular technology isn’t just continuing its steady march towards ubiquity — it’s actually being adopted…

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Call of Duty: Black Ops -- Cold War sets digital sales record
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Call of Duty: Black Ops — Cold War sets digital sales record

Call of Duty: Black Ops — Cold War set a new record for the highest first-day digital sales in the franchise’s history. Activision Blizzard Europe/Middle…

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Study indicates neither algorithmic differences nor diverse data sets solve facial recognition bias
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Study indicates neither algorithmic differences nor diverse data sets solve facial recognition bias

Facial recognition models fail to recognize Black, Middle Eastern, and Latino people more often than those with lighter skin. That’s according to a study by…

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