Abby Barry

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5 Real-World Data Visualization Stories That Illustrate The Value of Mapping

The best and easiest way to understand the true power and usefulness of mapping is to look at real examples from everyday life. Believe it or not, …

New Apple ResearchKit trials focus on epilepsy, autism and skin cancer

Apple launched ResearchKit, its iOS-based platform for clinical research, in March with an initial class of five trials focused on a range of health …

Apple's ResearchKit is a big hit at SXSW

Apple’s ResearchKit only launched last Monday, but already it is <i>the</i> hot topic at many of the medical panels at SXSW Interactive. And it should be.<p>“It …

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Research Gains Funding, And Controversy

People who suffer from the condition known as chronic fatigue syndrome are accustomed to being dismissed by health care professionals and to only occasional mentions of their condition in the media. These past few weeks have been a notable exception, but with quite different conversations going on …

Samsung’s new ‘Bio-Processor’ is an all-in-one chip for health wearables

Samsung makes a lot of technology on the consumer side, but it also has a semiconductor division that makes chips comparable to Qualcomm. Their new Bio-Processor is meant for health wearables and can compute numerous health data and “bio-signals” without the need for any other chips.<p>This all-in-one …