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The role of AI in the future of health care

American physician and surgeon William J. Mayo, one of the founders of the famed Mayo Clinic, stated, “The aim of medicine is to prevent disease and prolong life, the ideal of medicine is to eliminate the need of a physician.” Emerging applications of artificial intelligence (AI), as well as …

How to build the best Design Team: 6 UX roles

Today, I’ll talk about how to build the best design team, who does not only focus on being user experience competent, but also a team that is well …

The Best Places to Find UX/UI Design Inspiration Online

Wherever you are in your creative career, drawing inspiration from the world around you is crucial if you want to continue improving in your field. …

UX Design

Meet the Tech Founders Connecting You to Pharmacies That Deliver

After co-founder Halston Prox watched his busy dad struggle to find the time to pick up his blood pressure medicine from the pharmacy, he decided to …

Apple rumored to turn the iPhone into a health care records powerhouse

Apple is focused on health care more than ever before, and if recent rumors hold any weight, the iPhone could become an essential component of your …

What to ask when your doctor leaves private practice for a hospital-owned group

Consumer Reports’ medical director, Orly Avitzur, found that her gastroenterologist of seven years recently had begun working at a new practice, one owned by a large medical center. When Avitzur contacted her about a colonoscopy, they discussed her pre-colonoscopy prep and diet and the scope the …

New mobile app that tracks hydration level developed

A new mobile app which accurately calculates hydration levels has been developed to help athletes and non-professionals improve their performance …

Apps

Stanford telemedicine star joins Apple’s digital health team

Apple has hired Dr. Sumbul Desai, formerly executive director of Stanford Medicine’s Center for Digital Health, as part of its ongoing work into mobile wellness and health technology.<p>Dr. Desai will work part-time in a senior role on Apple’s health team, but will continue to see patients at Stanford.<p>…

Digital Health

Type 2 diabetes: New biopolymer injection may offer weeks of glucose control

Keeping blood glucose levels as close to normal as possible is important for people with type 2 diabetes, as it lowers the risk of serious …

Magpie is a tiny GPS tracker for kids, dogs, or luggage that will work anywhere in the world

The GPS tracker is only about an inch in diameter and syncs with an Android or iOS app. It's waterproof, and it can be attached to everyday items — like keys, wallets, or laptops — or to a pet's collar or child's backpack.<p>There are a lot of GPS trackers on the market, many of which are about the …

Crowd Funding

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Ernesto Quinteros<p>Chief Design Officer<p>Johnson & Johnson<p>Ernesto Quinteros <b></b>joined Johnson & Johnson in 2014 to become its first enterprise-wide Chief …

Digital Health

How a simple tech tool can help cancer patients live longer

CHICAGO — Doctors often don't hear about the serious side effects of chemotherapy because patients are reluctant to complain or don't have enough time to talk about such problems during jam-packed office visits, experts say.<p>But a new study points to a potential solution: using simple technology to …

Apple Revisits a Battery Charging System Patent to include Small Sport-Type Headphones and more

In 2009 Patently Apple posted a report titled "Apple Reveals a Highly Advanced Battery Charging System Patent." The report covered Apple's 2007 …

Best Smart Luggage and Bag Tracking Devices 2017

Have you heard of smart luggage? I hadn’t until very recently, but it’s a ” thing” a mind-blowingly amazing thing, the future is here and people are …

Eneroid's Battery-Recharging Bucket Was The Best Thing At CES 2017

Eneroid’s horribly named, horribly video’d, horribly photographed battery charger is magic in practice, like a Mr. Bucket but for batteries.<p>Drop your …

CTEK CT5 Start/Stop battery charger now in the Philppines - Auto Industry News

Anton Andres / CTEK | April 12, 2017 15:40<p>CTEK PH adds new charger to the range, re-introduces Battery Sense<p>As stop-start systems are trickling their …

Using UX & Analytics to Increase Customer Retention and Conversion Rate

In today’s digital world, mobile phones are concurrent to humanThe post Using UX & Analytics to Increase Customer Retention and Conversion Rate …

French hoverboard inventor banned from flying in France

Investigation into Franky Zapata’s Flyboard Air hovercraft stirs debate over innovation and regulation in France<p>The man who invented the Flyboard Air has been barred from flying his jet-powered hoverboard in France, sparking a debate over the country’s policies on innovation. In a Facebook post on …

5 Design Tips For Creating Killer Apps

Time to go back to the drawing board with these app design tips.<p>6 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>This powerful quote points to the significance of a good user experience and user interface. It will literally make or break your app. The following article goes over app design …

UI Design

Futuracha Pro, a font that "evolves" as you type

Futuracha Pro is a typeface designed to take excessive advantage of alternatives, ligatures and other features of modern fonts, so much so that as …

Typography

This Infographic Shows How to Chop Weirdly-Shaped Vegetables

I’m not an ambitious cook and my culinary pursuits are limited to the familiar. I know how to peel a potato. I don’t know much else. That’s why I …

Kitchens

Supersonic Fun Voice Messenger is the first Google Area 120 app to hit the Play Store

Yesterday we got our first look at Uptime, a Googler-created application that allows you to watch YouTube videos with your friends. The biggest downside was that one of the first apps coming out of Google’s Area 120 business incubator was an iPhone exclusive. Today, we are getting a look at the …

The controversial app for avoiding crime in your area is back in the App Store, and it's now called 'Citizen'

Last October, a new app appeared on the App Store aimed at preventing crime.<p>Called Vigilante, the app showed users where crime was happening in real time — and seemingly encouraged them to help stop it.<p>Vigilante went viral in less than two days, spreading quickly due to a controversial video that …

A patient-centric approach to consent

Obtaining informed and valid consent from patients for investigations or treatment is a fundamental principle of medicine. Indeed, the foundation of …

Digital health startup Buoy launches AI-powered, symptom-checking chatbot

It has become an undeniable fact of life that people are going to Google their health symptoms. However, as most physicians are reminded every day by …

Mobile 101: A quick explanation of quick charging

As we gear up for this year's first smartphone flagships, we expect "quick charging", alternatively known as fast or turbo charging, to be an …

Electric Vehicles

A digital revolution in health care is speeding up

WHEN someone goes into cardiac arrest, survival depends on how quickly the heart can be restarted. Enter Amazon’s Echo, a voice-driven computer that …

The Potential for Blockchain to Transform Electronic Health Records

A vexing problem facing health care systems throughout the world is how to share more medical data with more stakeholders for more purposes, all while ensuring data integrity and protecting patient privacy.<p>Traditionally, the interoperability of medical data among institutions has followed three …

Blockchain

Handy Smartphone Holders and Mounts for Your Car or Truck

Keep your phone within reach with these solid smartphone mounts.<p>Staying connected is more important than ever, and having your phone close at hand while on the road in a way that's safe for you and your fellow motorists is a big deal. These clever holders offer a number of different ways to keep …

This creepy tool reveals how Facebook's AI tracks and studies your data

Well, now there's an app that can answer these questions.<p>Available for free, Data Selfie is an open-source Chrome extension that helps you discover how machine learning algorithms track and process your Facebook activity, and gain insights about your personality and habits.<p>To accomplish this, the …