IBM Promises To Read Your X-Rays With $1 Billion Deal. Can It Really Do That?

“IBM continued its big push to use its Watson artificial intelligence technology to revolutionize medicine by buying Merge Healthcare, a $227 million (sales) company that helps doctors and hospitals store and analyze CAT scans, X-rays, and other medical images. The goal, literally, is for Watson to be able to see and analyze those scans, along with written medical records.”
http://www.forbes.com/sites/matthewherper/2015/08/06/with-a-1-billion-deal-ibm-promises-to-teach-watson-to-see-can-it/

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