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Lyse adds telemedicine functions to Blink videotelephony

Friday 8 January 2016 | 13:03 CET | News
Norwegian regional energy company Lyse has renamed its 'VideoForAlle' video telephony service 'Blink' and is demonstrating it at the CES trade fair in Las Vegas.The service enables users to talk to family in friends via the home television screen. It is retaining 'Video for everyone' as a slogan and has made a number of improvements. These include remote medical diagnosis using sensors.

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Companies: Lyse
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