The GSMA Connected Living programme is an initiative to help operators add value and accelerate the delivery of new connected devices and services in the Machine to Machine (M2M) market. This is to be achieved by industry collaboration, appropriate regulation, optimising networks as well as developing key enablers to support the growth of M2M in the immediate future and the Internet of Things (IoT) in the longer term.
Our vision is to enable the IoT, a world in which consumers and businesses enjoy rich new services, connected by an intelligent and secure mobile network.
20 October 2014 @ 10:00 pm, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) has reported Q3 sales of EUR 5.5 billion and operational results of EUR 536 million. Healthcare comparable sales grew by 1% year-on-year. The EBITA margin, excluding restructuring costs and various charges, was 12%, a decrease of 2.6 percentage points year-on-yea...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 10:00 pm, Siemens Healthcare introduces the Symbia Evo Excel SPECT system at the 27th Congress of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM). The system is a new version of the successful Symbia E. Symbia Evo Excel combines industry-leading SPECT image resolution and detector sensitivity with the sma...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 8:40 pm, Dexcom Share, a cradle device that will allow users to send data from a Dexcom continuous glucose monitor to multiple smartphones, has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA. The system is designed to help parents and caregivers remotely track the glucose of a child, elderly parent, or spouse when t...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 8:15 pm, San Francisco-based Netpulse, which offers fitness clubs software that connects fitness devices and apps to gym equipment, has acquired Atlanta, Georgia-based health club app maker, Club Apps for an undisclosed sum. As a part of the acquisition, Netpulse hired Club Apps President and Cofounder Kell...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 4:55 pm, Although relatively few cases have been reported outside West Africa, Ebola is both a top headline and a public health concern in the Western world, with eight confirmed cases in the United States. Even in the UK, Ebola was a topic of discussion at a recent TechCrunch Disrupt Conference panel on dig...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 4:45 pm, A new series of programs will delve into such critical issues as how data should be collected, shared and protected in ways that can help doctors and their patients....Read more
20 October 2014 @ 3:36 pm, Chicago’s Department of Public Health (CDPH) has conducted more than 150 restaurant and food service inspections in the past year that may not have otherwise happened as a result of its new program, called Foodborne Chicago, which uses Twitter to search for people who tweeted about getting f...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 3:12 pm, This week there’s a new report about leaked details of an upcoming Fitbit device — this is the third device that has leaked from Fitbit in recent weeks — The Verge reports that the Fitbit Surge will cost about $250 and will offer GPS-enabled distance tracking, heart rate sensing, ...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 3:00 pm, SITO Mobile Ltd., a mobile media solutions provider, and Health Media Network (HMN), a digital Point of Care media company, have announced a partnership by …...Read more
20 October 2014 @ 2:17 pm, Last week the FDA granted 510(k) clearance to a mobile-based cognitive test called DANA (Defense Automated Neurobehavioral Assessment), which helps healthcare providers better assess the medical or psychological state of their patients. DANA was developed by Silver Spring, Maryland-based AnthroTron...Read more