Apple's new Research app lets you share movement, heart rate, and noise-level data with medical research studies.
Can the company internally make the positive changes needed in order to return it to its "don't be evil" past, or will it require a consent decree?
It can be hard to focus on future tech if you're struggling to keep the basic IT necessities in place. Here's how CIOs in the NHS are delivering infrastructure while also starting to think about life-changing innovations.
As we approach the holiday season when people set new health and fitness goals, Fitbit will soon be rolling out its latest update for the Ionic, Versa, Versa Lite, and Versa 2. In addition new features are coming for Fitbit Premium subscribers.
Google defends its Project Nightingale deal with Ascension, which involves access to detailed patient records.
Systems that allow humans to control or communicate with technology using only the electrical signals in the brains or muscles are fast becoming mainstream. Here's what you need to know.
COROS is known for providing regular updates and feature improvements to its competitive GPS sports watches and the latest update will please those who want the most accurate track running results. It's new accessory also provides advanced running metrics, including running power.
The move highlights how important the dental market is to 3D printer makers.
A year ago, the hospital started using VR headsets to entertain and educate its young patients; now, it has found it could also distract them away from painful operations.
Following an acquisition by Siemens, this robotics company is targeting the brain.
The VA, the largest medical system in the US, now lets its more than 9 million patients access medical records via Apple's Health app feature.
Will the Fitbit purchase echo Google's previous failed attempts to integrate large acquisitions into their culture?
A 3D printed heart for your child? A new survey by IEEE reveals how parents of Generation Alpha view the future of healthcare technology.
Atrial fibrillation can be a killer - but a new generation of wearables could help spot the condition in people who don't even know they've got it.
Peloton, the connected fitness, media and platform company, is expecting 885,000 to 895,000 connected fitness subscribers in fiscal 2020.
There are some extremely expensive cuff style bands for the Apple Watch, but thankfully the folks at Pad & Quill offer an affordable, exquisitely constructed handmade leather option for less than $100. This new Edition one improves upon its previous Lowry Cuff model too.
Wearing your Apple Watch daily means it is out there exposed to contact with various objects so it's not bad insurance to protect that display with a glass protector. ZAGG also includes a bumper to protect the edges of the Apple Watch.
Healthcare, both physical and mental, has become the focus of some vendors at CES this year.
Add these useful, cool tech items to your back-to-school list for 2018.
Have ever quit using a fitness tracker, and if so, why? Here is what respondents to a survey hated about their trackers -- and which came out on top.
Motorola, Nest, HTC, and now Fitbit: Another one bites the dust. Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani of Jason Squared discuss the latest tech merger. Read more: https://zd.net/2NOm1Rl
Facebook moves into the digital health market with screening tools and checkup reminders.
Google made it sound like the Fitbit purchase was all about a wearables business that the market valued just a smidge above worthless. Now, with Fitbit's data archive and a corporate wellness business estimated to have more than $100 million in annual revenue, Google Cloud could make a healthcare play.
With the help of Harrison-AI, the IVF clinic is preparing to commence trials to validate the use of AI for IVF treatments.
Amazon Care is a virtual medical clinic for employees in the US.
From helping people regain their independence to updating Facebook faster, here are some of the ways brain computer interfaces are being trialled and implemented today.
Wearables today have advanced sensors to help you track your activity 24/7. Matt Miller says that while the Apple Watch is a great smartwatch, there are many other wearables focused on helping you collect data and use it to improve your health and fitness. Read more: https://zd.net/2lobqlP
Apple gives iPhone 11, Watch Series 5, and iPad incremental hardware refresh, but services like Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, and a new health-focused Research app are the real story. Read more: https://zd.net/2N8gxD5
Any mission to Mars will face many health risks, but researchers are already working on how to tackle them.
It is the company's first major integration of its software and technology into a national public health program globally.
In a move to reduce opioid prescriptions, Sydney Local Health District has developed an app with Qlik to help treat lower back pain.
As our involvement in services such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat intensify, so does our level of effort to set boundaries on our interactions for our collective mental health. ZDNet's Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani sit down this week with Karen Roby to discuss the effects of social networking.
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