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European telehealth start-up Kry lands in the US as coronavirus creates spike in demand

Swedish digital health start-up Kry has launched a video consultation app in the U.S., marking the firm’s first expansion beyond Europe. The Stockholm-based company is one of Europe’s largest digital health care providers, facilitating 1.8 million consultations to date. Its closest competitor is Britain’s Babylon, […]

A.I. can’t solve this: The coronavirus could be highlighting just how overhyped the industry is

Of course, there are a few useful AI projects happening here and there. In March, DeepMind announced that it had used a machine-learning technique called “free modelling” to detail the structures of six proteins associated with SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 disease. Elsewhere, Israeli start-up […]