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Residents Spend More Time on Computer Than With Patients

Medical residents at a Swiss teaching hospital spend almost half of their workday on the computer, which is approximately three times the amount of time they spend with patients, according to a study published online today in the Annals of Internal Medicine. On average, residents spend 1.7 hours per day with patients, compared with 5.2 […]

We ignore computer security alerts up to 90% of the time, study says

We as a society may be more concerned about privacy and cybersecurity than ever, but that doesn’t mean we’re paying more attention to security alerts. People ignore software security warnings up to 90 percent of the time, according to a new study from Brigham Young University. The cause? Our inability to multitask. “While these [alerts] […]

Opinion: Apple, it’s time to license the operating system and undo the mistake of 30 years ago

In June 1985, Bill Gates sent a letter to Apple CEO John Sculley and Mac development head Jean Louis Gassée, urging them license Apple’s operating system to other companies. Apple ignored his advice, and five months later, Microsoft released its own operating system, Windows. It went on to become the dominant player in the personal-computer […]