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Of the top 25 area codes where text-message spam originates from in the U.S., 15 are in California, Florida and New York.

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Of the top 25 area codes where text-message spam originates from in the U.S., 15 are in California, Florida and New York.

Do You Live Near a Text-Message Spammer? Check Your Area Code

If you live in the 347, 201 or 510 area codes, or basically anywhere along the eastern edge of Florida, there’s a good chance you live near a mobile-phone spammer or a business that enables one. According to new research...

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The Methodist Hospital in 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The state has one of the most technologically sophisticated exchanges in the country.

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The Methodist Hospital in 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The state has one of the most technologically sophisticated exchanges in the country.

How to Build a Mountain of Patient Data: Don’t Ask for Permission

Indiana isn’t usually considered a hub of technological innovation. However, about 2,000 miles from Silicon Valley, it has solved a problem that has flummoxed even high-tech states like California. Indiana has built one of the most advanced “health information exchanges,”...

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