An worker on Microsoft’s board? Shareholder proposal floats idea, board calls it ‘pointless’

Mazem Erfan

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. (GeekWire Picture / Kevin Lisota) A shareholder decision up for a vote at Microsoft’s Dec. Four annual assembly asks the corporate to contemplate placing a rank-and-file worker on its board of administrators — citing “strained” relations with staff over controversial points comparable to gender discrimination, sexual […]

Microsoft and Nuance staff up on ‘examination room of the longer term’ to finish physician burnout

Mazem Erfan

Nuance debuted its “examination room of the longer term” earlier this yr on the healthcare convention HIMSS. (Nuance Picture) Microsoft is teaming up with Nuance Communications to revamp hospital examination rooms with synthetic intelligence and pure language processing, creating know-how that will assist clinicians spend much less time documenting interactions with […]