Healthcare

There's a clear playbook for how Amazon could upend the healthcare business - along with an obvious victim

There's a clear playbook for how Amazon could upend the healthcare business - along with an obvious victim

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Amazon's ambitions in healthcare have become more apparent over the last year, leading to speculation about what the company might do if it got into the prescription drug...
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Will AI enslave the human race? Probably not, but it might jack you at the ATM

Will AI enslave the human race? Probably not, but it might jack you at the ATM

23 hours ago   |   The Next Web

AI is changing everything. The healthcare industry is in the middle of a revolution, social media is getting smarter, and the era of drone-wielding super villains is right...
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Bizarre laser treatment promises to zap away acne and skin disease

Bizarre laser treatment promises to zap away acne and skin disease

1 day ago   |   Digital Trends

The Fluxmedicare device is made up of optical fibers knitted into fabric, and leverages photonics to eradicate undesirable skin conditions with no side effects, according to...
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Wearable EKG Sensor Monitors Long-Term Health

Wearable EKG Sensor Monitors Long-Term Health

1 day ago   |   Geek

Forget your smartwatch or fitness tracker: Skin electronics are the new wearable. Scientists at the University of Tokyo have created an integrated biomedical sensor system that...
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Google makes Cloud IoT Core service generally available

2 days ago   |   ZDnet   |   2 articles

The fully managed service, already in use in industries like transportation, oil and gas, utilities and healthcare, is now out of public beta.
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How Amazon Could Succeed in Overturning the Old Healthcare Model

How Amazon Could Succeed in Overturning the Old Healthcare Model

2 days ago   |   ExtremeTech

We round up some of the usual suspects from the health tech industry and look at how they're likely to play a role in the Bezos-Buffet-Dimon healthcare model.
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Stethee reinvents the stethoscope to build a cardiac data cloud

2 days ago   |   ZDnet

An FDA-approved digital stethoscope opens the door to better diagnoses by an increasing number of healthcare providers, supplying artificial intelligence with data about the...
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Mingis on Tech: Apple's latest iOS healthcare push

2 days ago   |   Computerworld

Apple has in recent years made healthcare a major focus of its mobile OS , allowing iPhone and iPad users to more easily collect and share healthcare information on everything...
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LED-studded ‘electronic skin' monitors your health, makes you look like a cyborg

LED-studded ‘electronic skin' monitors your health, makes you look like a cyborg

2 days ago   |   Digital Trends

A team of engineers from the University of Tokyo has developed an ultrathin, breathable, and stretchable display that can be worn directly on the skin. The sensor is designed...
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Lyft offers more rides to non-urgent medical appointments

3 days ago   |   Engadget

Lyft is continuing its bid to become the go-to choice for non-emergency medical trips. It's launching a new partnership with Hitch Health that will offer Lyft rides to health...
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Android's official augmented reality toolkit is available to the public

Android's official augmented reality toolkit is available to the public

Google's take on a mobile augmented reality framework is no longer limited to a modestly-sized preview. It just released ARCore 1.0, letting anyone publish Android apps that... Read more ...

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact leak out ahead of MWC

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact leak out ahead of MWC

Lots of manufacturers will debut new smartphone hardware at MWC next week, Sony included. But it looks like Sony's surprise has been ruined thanks to a new leak. The Sony... Read more ...

The first Android Go phones will be announced next week at Mobile World Congress

The first Android Go phones will be announced next week at Mobile World Congress

Android Go is Google's latest attempt to build a version of Android specifically designed for low-end phones, and the company has announced that we'll start to see the first... Read more ...

More proof the Galaxy S9 will be just as expensive as we thought

More proof the Galaxy S9 will be just as expensive as we thought

An image from a trusted leaker the other day reaffirmed what we've been suspecting. The Galaxy S9 will be more expensive than the Galaxy S8 was at launch, with the Plus model... Read more ...

MWC 2018: Samsung's Galaxy S9 reveal and everything else you need to know

MWC 2018: Samsung's Galaxy S9 reveal and everything else you need to know

The new phones are coming! Mobile World Congress is nearly upon us, and soon we'll be feasting our eyes on the latest and greatest Android has to offer. So whether you're... Read more ...

Microsoft adding support for running multiple instances of UWP Windows 10 apps

Microsoft adding support for running multiple instances of UWP Windows 10 apps

Developers will be able to enable the feature within their apps. Microsoft will soon allow developers to support opening multiple instances of their Universal Windows Platform... Read more ...

More than 40 companies working on new generation of text messaging

More than 40 companies working on new generation of text messaging

160 character limits suck - RCS messaging promises to revolutionize the way you text message. Google has updated the world on the progress of the upgrade, and wants to show... Read more ...

Multilingual Google Assistant to add more than 20 languages to its repertoire

Multilingual Google Assistant to add more than 20 languages to its repertoire

Despite being available in eight languages, Google Assistant is expanding its multilingual capabilities, with Google aiming to add support for more than 20 additional languages... Read more ...

Now Available on Steam - YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY

Now Available on Steam - YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY

YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- is Now Available on Steam! Yume Nikki has been hailed as one of the greatest games ever created with RPG Maker. The new YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- is not a... Read more ...

Pokémon Go Legendary Raid Bosses Return To Determine What Will Hatch From Eggs

Pokémon Go Legendary Raid Bosses Return To Determine What Will Hatch From Eggs

Niantic has been steadily cycling through legendary raid bosses for Pokémon Go trainers to battle and catch, and usually once they're gone, they're gone. However, for one week... Read more ...