Why the Tech Industry Won'T Disrupt Health Care


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Here's a look at five industries that have managed to stay ahead of the digital curve: Video and record stores: "A one-time #18 on the Fortune 500, photo film giant Eastman Kodak was felled by digital photography.

But some industries and players successfully fend off digital competitors and incorporate their innovations into their daily operations."

Banking: An Economist article noted that even though most banking has moved online, the average large bank is 138 years old.

"Walmart, the world's largest brick-and-mortar retailer, is also the second-largest online retailer."

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Health care: "The winners will be health systems that team up with digital tech companies."

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