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Honor Roll: This Week's Top Insurance Blogs (Feb. 21-27)
February 26, 2010 @ 10:40 AM | By Nathan Conz

Our favorite insurance technology-related blog posts from around the Web (February 21-27, 2010):

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Healthcare Reform Round 2: Obama, Congress, Health Insurers and the Bobo Doll Experiment
February 22, 2010 @ 17:11 PM | By Kathy Burger

Will things be different in Round 2? The updated proposal for healthcare reform released by the Obama White House on Monday, February 22, is being positioned as a revised plan designed to make health insurance coverage more affordable and also bolster federal authority to regulate premium hikes.

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White House to Propose Federal Regulation of Health Insurance Rates
February 22, 2010 @ 10:25 AM | By Anthony O'Donnell

The White House's announcement comes in the wake of proposed rate hikes of up to 39 percent by WellPoint's Anthem Blue Cross subsidiary operating in the California market.

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Q&A: Inside a Massive Data Breach
February 19, 2010 @ 14:46 PM | By Nathan Conz

The big news out of the IT security world yesterday was that NetWitness, a Herndon, Va.-based IT security firm, uncovered a new hacking attack that successfully targeted 2,500 companies and government agencies, leaving large amounts of sensitive data susceptible to theft.

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Honor Roll: This Week's Top Insurance Blogs (Feb. 14-20)
February 19, 2010 @ 10:35 AM | By Nathan Conz

Our favorite insurance technology-related blog posts from around the Web (February 14-20, 2010):

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Humana's Workforce Reduction Plans: Positioning for an Uncertain Future
February 18, 2010 @ 12:19 PM | By Kathy Burger

Call it preemptive, inevitable, cynical or reluctant, but this week's announcement by Louisville, Ky.-based Humana Inc. that it will reduce its workforce on by approximately 1,400 positions (five percent) over the course of 2010 is also a reflection of reality.

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CargoNet: Expanding the Significance of Insurance Data
February 18, 2010 @ 12:02 PM | By Anthony O'Donnell

CargoNet functions as a symbiotic network of law enforcement, insurance companies and the industries implicated in the shipment of goods, namely transportation, manufacturing and retail. CargoNet provides the first national network for the reporting and circulation of information about cargo thefts in order to both facilitate recovery and to mitigate shipment risks.

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Honor Roll: This Week's Top Insurance Blogs (Feb. 7-13)
February 12, 2010 @ 11:34 AM | By Nathan Conz

Our favorite insurance technology-related blog posts from around the Web (February 7-13, 2010):

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Are Insurers Missing Out on the Value of Cash Management Technology?
February 08, 2010 @ 11:25 AM | By Nathan Conz

At Insurance & Technology, we always receive a fair amount of feedback regarding our editorial webcasts -- usually in the form Q&A submissions during the event or follow-up e-mails from attendees after the event has concluded. It's quite rare though to get feedback prior to the event.

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Honor Roll: This Week's Top Insurance Blogs (Jan. 31-Feb. 6)
February 05, 2010 @ 13:03 PM | By Nathan Conz

Our favorite insurance technology-related blog posts from around the Web (January 31-February 6, 2010):

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Risk Management Implications for CIOs in a Challenging Year
February 04, 2010 @ 09:55 AM | By Christine Hintze

Whether they aim to thrive, or merely survive, the current atmosphere of change puts a premium on CIOs as risk managers. With failures splashed across the news, the question is how to make IT-related risk management easier and more effective.

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SOTU and State of Health Insurance Reform
February 01, 2010 @ 13:02 PM | By Anthony O'Donnell

Reform may come in a series of bills rather than a single, big game-changer, suggests Paul Keckley of Deloitte. "I would not be surprised that health insurance plans will face regulatory changes addressing things like pre-existing conditions, guaranteed issue, lifetime limits and even interstate competition," he comments.

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