Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Google CEO Sundar Pichai stated that the tech giant is setting its sights on the healthcare business and promised to respect patient privacy.
Reuters reports that speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai stated that the healthcare industry offers huge potential over the next ten years, stating that new technology such as AI can improve the outcomes of medical issues. During the speech, Pichai promised that Google would heed privacy concerns when moving into this market.
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Pichai’s comments come shortly after lawmakers have begun to raise questions about Google’s access to the health records of millions of Americans. Medical firm Ascension operates 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities across the United States and is currently Google’s biggest cloud computing customer. Pichai commented on...