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Stan Schneider


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The Cambrian Explosion of Medical Robotics

About 500 million years ago, all major types of animals on earth appeared over a period of only 25 million years or so. This event, known as the...

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Intelligence Will Change Everything in Healthcare…If It Has the Data

The Future of Healthcare is Intelligent Healthcare professionals and device manufacturers love to complain about how slow the industry changes. I...

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GE HealthCare Portrait Mobile, 2023

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GE HealthCare’s Amazing New Portrait Mobile System

(Image credit: GE HealthCare Portrait Mobile, 2023) My daughter is a new Emergency Room doctor in Ohio. From her, I’ve learned that clinical teams...

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The Software-Defined Future

“In the near future, AI will play a dominant role in managing and running everyday infrastructure, from transportation systems to power grids, making...

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Autonomy is Like Happiness

A perspective on the state and future of autonomy

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A Trip to the Future

Come join me on a trip to the future. We won’t go far; only about 25 years from now. To get there, we simply orbit a nearby neutron star for a bit,...

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How to Nail Your Distributed Architecture

A new online tool to match your application to OPC UA, DDS, MQTT, Kafka, or ROS With the rise of AI and powerful processors, system architects in...

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Getting Better in Bad Times

When I was in 6th grade, I was in the lowest of three math “tracks” at school. I couldn’t, or didn’t want to, memorize my multiplication tables. I...

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The Future of Autonomy

It’s easy to look back at 2020 and see just the bad. That’s fair; we faced fear of sickness, fire, environment, and anger. It was certainly a...

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