COVID-19 has radically shifted the way time is spent online as we connect with friends and family. But spending all this time on our digital devices can impact our eye health.
The finding follows a study by Monash University, Deakin University, and McLean Care.
Here is a selection of face masks and face coverings that are professional-looking to wear and are best suited for the workplace.
Have you ever wondered what being healthy will look like in the future? Well, Apple's newest ads paint a quaintly disturbing picture.
The new feature goes live today with 10 guided sessions.
Digital pills are using sensors and cameras to help doctors get a new understanding of their patients.
The airline believes it will "streamline health verification" when international travel resumes.
The new thin-film transistor will allow digital X-ray detectors to film high resolution images, making them applicable in surgeries.
The trial is expected to help save local residents a three-hour trip to their nearest pharmacy.
The new location will help teams from Google Cloud and Google Health to collaborate with the Mayo Clinic's IT staff, medical researchers and clinicians.
IBM explains how technology could be used to create a secure ‘passport’ for work, entertainment, and travel -- without compromising our privacy.
How AI and machine vision are helping to mend an outdated surgical training model.
Debjani Ghosh is the President of the National Association of Software & Services Companies (NASSCOM) and one of India's most influential technology and business executives. Ghosh spoke to us about the transformation of the IT industry during the pandemic and leadership lessons learned in a crisis.
Garmin has been adding solar charging capability to its devices and with the Enduro we see this capability in addition to 70 hours battery life in GPS mode. It's built for endurance athletes while providing training and recovery tools too.
A common technology takes on an uncommon mission: Distributing vaccines around the globe.
The Fitbit Sense is a stunning new wearable that captures an amazing amount of health and wellness data to help you improve your fitness and collect indicators of issues. After passing FTA approval, the ECG/EKG app is now available for all Sense users.
Samsung's line of Galaxy Watches support quick release band options and the excellent case maker, UAG, just released three strap options for several models.
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.
Tech analysts predict radical changes in healthcare in 2021.
ZDNet caught with Taylor Smith, chief marketing officer of Honeywell Productivity Solutions and Services, to talk about COVID-19 vaccine distribution, logistics, data and iterating to scale vaccinations. The goal is to create a playbook that can be used to distribute more COVID-19 vaccines. Read more: http://zd.net/2METoJs
Daphné Leprince-Ringuet tells Karen Roby that tech companies are hard at work building digital vaccine certifications. But some major challenges remain, and they have nothing to do with technology. Read more: http://zd.net/3t4c9GU
Tonya Hall interviews Dr. Alexander Wong, chief scientist at DarwinAI, about how explainable AI is key to improve COVID-19 diagnosis techniques.
Daphné Leprince-Ringuet tells Karen Roby that, as countries face the challenges of an unprecedented vaccination program, technology companies are rushing to help. Read more: http://zd.net/3c1Eiby
By using eye-gazing technology to let people select pre-written phrases to be spoken aloud.
Jason Squared's Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani bring in a special guest to talk about Apple's new Fitness Plus workout service. Read more: https://zd.net/3nAcLAl
Tonya Hall interviews Dr. Karen Panetta, engineer, inventor and IEEE Fellow, about the endless opportunities AI is bringing to healthcare.
Tiernan Ray tells Karen Roby a study by MIT scholars used novel machine learning programs to detect that people of Black or Asian genetic ancestry may not be as well covered by so-called Warp Speed COVID-19 drugs from Moderna, Pfizer, and AstraZeneca. Read more: http://zd.net/2K7G3Z5
Randall Gaboriault, chief digital and information officer at ChristianaCare, talks to ZDNet's Larry Dignan about how ChristianaCare is leveraging Alexa Skills in a HIPAA compliant way and executing on digital transformation around home care.
Brooks Tingle, president and CEO of John Hancock Insurance, outlines to ZDNet's Larry Dignan the company's wearable device partnerships with Fitbit, Apple, and Amazon and how data, apps, gamification, and actuarial tables go together. Read more: https://zd.net/36Y6Hva
LovelySkin's CEO and president, Dr. Joel Schlessinger, and purchasing manager Chrissy Kersting outline how the company navigated an e-commerce boom and managed to keep key products in stock with a hunch and a lot of NetSuite demand planning.
Can broader datasets help developers avoid accidentally perpetuating deep-rooted biases in vital institutions like healthcare and education?
Digital Health and Wellness
Digital Health and Wellness