With Apple’sworld wide developers Conference just more than a week away, the rumors surrounding what Cupertino‘s big wigs plan to reveal is heating up to a full-on boil. Today’s rumor: a revamp of the iOSmobile operating system, which will include a long-awaited new notification system, as well as the introduction of widgets……think virtual consultation ….Patents filed by Apple show that this could include text-to-speech and speech-to-text functionality, which enables phone conversations to take place in very loud or very quite settings, or for users without text-enabled phones (i.e. landlines) to receive text messages in voice-generated form……and wait till Lion shows up next month….
The day when patient’s can experience true interactive virtual consultations is here. The day when you can liaise in the treatment room and do virtual consultations with specialty members of your team is here. If you can do virtual guided surgery, this is simply a matter of MARKET FINALLY DRIVING SCIENCE..