Tech Talk Updates

April 2012
PN;Apr2012, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p17
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insight on updates on technology. The author discusses the Kindle Fire tablet computer from Amazon.com Inc., which was operated with the operating system like Android and featured a seven-inch color multi-touch display. He mentions that the Google health application will be replaced with My HealtheVet website from Google Inc. in January 1, 2013 that was located at www.myhealth.va.gov and provide electronic health records of patients and prescription information.


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