DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Comcast will launch a digital health platform — FDA’s five-point plan for device security — New study adds weight to remote patient monitoring

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A close look at why Bernard is malfunctioning in the ‘Westworld’ season 2 premiere

Season two of HBO’s “Westworld” premiered Sunday night, and people are already theorizing. Much of the episode is told through Bernard’s perspective, so it’s unreliable given that he’s a host. And not only is he a host: he’s a glitching host. Throughout the episode, we see small signs that something is wrong with Bernard. His […]

The best and worst countries to be a teacher, based on salary

Excuse us while we pack our bags and plan our new lives as teachers in Luxembourg. According to data released by the OECD, the starting salary for a high school teacher with no experience in the country is about $79,000. The peak salary for a veteran teacher is $137,000. The OECD’s full data set reveals […]

What you need to know in advertising today

Following the success of its maiden millennial male-focused channel Brother, Elisabeth Murdoch’s media startup Vertical Networks is rolling out a second Snapchat Discover franchise. But this one’s just a mind game. The California-based mobile content studio is unveiling “Mindsy,” a bi-weekly channel on Snapchat’s content hub based on a Japanese study of psychology and self-discovery […]