Micro Visions’ Thanksgiving 2016 Office Hours

November 22nd, 2016 by Pamela Michael

thanksgiving-hours-micro-visions-2016Please note that our offices will be closed on

Thursday, November 24th

and Friday, November 25th

for Thanksgiving.

As always, our Systems Specialists are available around the clock for emergencies.

Please call (844) 776-0400 to be connected with our on-call representative any time, any day.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Medicine (Like Humans but Better)

November 17th, 2016 by Jennifer Lough

artificial-intelligence-in-medicineFun fact about aneurysms: To cut off blood flow to the bulge in your brain, surgeons put a titanium clip on the side of the aneurism attached to the artery. As you can imagine, this is a tricky process. First, Mr. Surgeon Guy has to peel your gray matter back. Then he sticks a metal tool in your head with this clip on the end and closes the clip when it’s in place. Oversimplified description of an extremely delicate procedure, but you get the idea. It’s understandable, then, that if Mr. Surgeon Guy screws up, his patient is going to have some issues (think a skull full of blood). So, anyone for robot surgeons instead? Read the rest of this entry »

Nurse Robot: Your Future as an Old Person

November 7th, 2016 by Jennifer Lough

nurse-robot-mviUnless someone found the Fountain of Youth and neglected to mention it, we’re all going to grow old and senile. And those darn kids that walk on the lawn are going to be all high and mighty career people, which presents a problem. Nobody is going to be there to take care of us when we’re wrinkled and cranky. Solution: robot nurses.

Nadine is a humanoid robot designed to interact with people. According to her creator, Nadine will be able to care for children and hold conversations and interact with the elderly. Read the rest of this entry »