Our top reads this week on things we care about—topics of design, service innovation, product development, technology, and healthcare #madereal.
How Honing Writing Skills is Similar to Practicing Design
Our Ken Gordon shares his thoughts on the commonalities between the two disciplines with Design Observer.
How Robotics Are Changing Healthcare
Health IT Outcomes explores the possibility of robots redesigning healthcare policy.
FDA Allows Patient Access to Genetic Testing
23andMe gets formal approval to sell genetic tests to consumers interested in assessing their risk of contracting diseases such as Alzheimer's, according to the New York Times.
What's Going on with Retail?
The Atlantic looks at what's behind many stores closing.
Lyft Integrates with The Weather Channel
If the weather impacts your travel plans, you can now book a ride through the Weather Channel's app, writes VentureBeat.