Verizon touts $887M in Labor telecom awards – Washington Technology

TELECOMThe Labor Department has finalized its award of a block of five task orders to Verizon with a combined $887 million ceiling for modernization work on that agency’s communications and IT environment.Verizon said Wednesday it will work with Labor to move approximately 20,000 users into a more converged data and voice network that includes data, … Read moreVerizon touts $887M in Labor telecom awards – Washington Technology

Google tells court 'staggering' $5 bln EU antitrust fine flawed – Reuters

A 3D printed Android mascot Bugdroid is seen in front of a Google logo in this illustration taken July 9, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration//File PhotoLUXEMBOURG, Sept 30 (Reuters) – A 4.34 billion euro ($5 billion) European Union antitrust fine was based on flawed calculations, Alphabet's (GOOGL.O) Google said on Thursday, urging Europe's second-highest court to scrap … Read moreGoogle tells court 'staggering' $5 bln EU antitrust fine flawed – Reuters

Using communications tech, Intermountain redesigns pharmacy services for pandemic era – Healthcare IT News

Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, UtahPhoto: Intermountain HealthcareThe rapid spread of the novel coronavirus disrupted many standard processes and protocols in hospitals across the country. Likewise, the pandemic disrupted clinical and operational workflows for pharmacies, forcing pharmacists to discover new ways of performing common tasks to protect care team members and the community.THE PROBLEMWatching the … Read moreUsing communications tech, Intermountain redesigns pharmacy services for pandemic era – Healthcare IT News

Options for containing the cost of a new Medicare dental, hearing, and vision benefit – Brookings Institution

Editor’s Note: This analysis is part of the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy, which is a partnership between Economic Studies at Brookings and the University of Southern California Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics. The Initiative aims to inform the national health care debate with rigorous, evidence-based analysis leading to practical recommendations using … Read moreOptions for containing the cost of a new Medicare dental, hearing, and vision benefit – Brookings Institution

Saturday Event To Re-Vision Howell's Baldwin Park – WHMI

By Jessica Mathews / [email protected] An outdoor visioning session is set this weekend to discuss a facelift for a park in the City of Howell. The City is partnering with the Kellogg Family Foundation and the Howell Area Parks and Recreation Foundation on the project for Baldwin Park, which is located on the corner of … Read moreSaturday Event To Re-Vision Howell's Baldwin Park – WHMI

Death Stranding Director’s Cut review – Tarkovsky-vision update for Hideo Kojima epic – The Guardian

PlayStation 5; Kojima Productions/SonyThe superstar developer’s latest is still a post-apocalyptic folly – but is now available in photorealistic splendour with quirky haptic feedback featuresLast modified on Thu 30 Sep 2021 15.32 BSTIt was always inevitable, considering game designer Hideo Kojima’s cinephile tendencies, that Death Stranding would get a director’s cut. What’s surprising about this … Read moreDeath Stranding Director’s Cut review – Tarkovsky-vision update for Hideo Kojima epic – The Guardian