James Organ

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Top 10 Global Consumer Trends for 2015

2015 consumers like to shop but are time-poor, seeking convenience, greater choice, global availability and instant gratification. Their purchase …

Healthcare’s digital future

Insights from our international survey can help healthcare organizations plan their next moves in the journey toward full digitization.<p><b>The adoption</b> …

Digital Health

Value-Based Health Care Is Inevitable and That’s Good

Vaccines. Anesthesia. Penicillin. Bypass surgery. Decoding the human genome. Unquestionably, all are life-saving medical breakthroughs. But one breakthrough that will change the face of medicine is being slowed by criticism, misunderstanding, and a reluctance to do things differently.<p>That …

Consumer Reports Study: Demanding Respect From Doctors May Save Your Life

A hospital is a dangerous place to visit. Each year more than 400,000 people are killed due to preventable medical errors, which include preventable Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs). This makes preventable medical errors the third leading cause of death in the U.S., behind heart disease (1st) …

Physiology
Digital Health
Digital Health

Digital health technologies can reinvigorate the aged population

It’s hard to argue that steadily increasing lifespans are anything but a positive, but medical breakthroughs over the past few decades have brought …

Digital Health

Using Telemedicine for Back Pain

Health consumers are becoming increasingly educated about their conditions and the treatments suggested to them by their doctors. While this trend …

Digital Health
mHealth

Telehealth holds promise, but regulations impede broader use

Many times, larger scale concerns and emergencies can be directly tied to ill-suited regulations that have deep and consequential effects on the …

Telemedicine is a game changer. I'm glad the NHS is embracing it

Today, the UK’s National Health Service announced that it was launching a new service where patients can speak to a physician through their mobile devices via video call or text. The service, called GP At Hand is available countrywide, and as is the case with most NHS services, is free at the point …

How to Make Telehealth Sustainable in Remote Areas

I wrote recently about the value telehealth can play in providing health coverage to those living in rural and remote areas. The paper highlights how …

Wearable assists home recovery after total knee replacement surgery

Vancouver and Washington-based Claris Healthcare has launched an orthopedic medical device that allows patients and doctors to monitor recovery after …

Medical Technology

Love Hertz: Rental giant hooks up with Lyft, Uber

Hertz will give both companies access to rental cars for their drivers.<p>The first time a company gets you an exclusive deal, you feel powerful. Like you're in some secret club. Lyft and Uber drivers will certainly be feeling that, now that rental-car company Hertz has agreed to hook them up.<p>In two …

Autonomous Cars

Mazda Turns To Profit After 5 Years

Japan-based automaker Mazda announced last week that they will make some profit for the first time in the last 5 years.<p>24 photos<p>During to the crisis, …

Volvo Flywheel Technology Tests Show Fuel Savings Of Up to 25 Percent

Fleet Incentives<p>Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.<p>FleetFAQ<p>sponsored …

Commercial Fleets See Cost Savings from Telematics

Commercial fleets are utilizing telematics to increase efficiencies and driver safety and save money. One fleet uses its system as a dispatch tool …

Fleetmatics' Todd Ewing: How to Give Your Fleet a Tech Upgrade

<i>How can fleet managers put new technologies to work to streamline their operations and slash fuel costs? Todd Ewing, director of product marketing at</i> …

6 Mobile Applications to Prevent Distracted Driving Accidents

Drivers using hand-held devices are four times more likely to get into crashes serious enough to injure themselves. Several companies are helping …

2014 Toyota 4Runner: New Look, Old-School Powertrain

<b>Just the Facts:</b><p>The redesigned 2014 Toyota 4Runner was unveiled on Saturday, showing off an aggressive new look, but keeping many old-school …

AM - Australians' health costs fifth highest in the world 29/04/2013

TONY EASTLEY: The Consumers Health Forum says the Medicare system is out of date and no longer protecting Australia's most vulnerable patients from …

Miniature Melbourne

Chip Reno on Twitter: "#IBM helps Airbus use #BigData to provide airlines with tailored fleet data management. http://t.co/P5WvzaAm6j"

Automotive Fleet on Twitter: "[4/17/2013] Queensland Fleet Forum to Focus on Maintenance and Accident... http://t.co/dRWSNK8TmF #Afma #Fleet"

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Australian Mining

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James Warburton tipped to be the new boss of the V8s

Warburton: New V8s boss?<p>The former CEO of Channel Ten James Warburton is set to be the new boss of the V8 Supercars, reports The Australian Financial …

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