Tag: healthcare

News and Press

Apple’s next big idea: private healthcare

February 27, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Apple has launched a new subsidiary company tasked with providing healthcare clinics to Apple employees: AC Wellness. Healthy living through technology According to the AC Wellness website, the company is based at the Apple health center in Cupertino, California, between […]

Gadgets, News and Press

Aetna launching free Apple Watch program for 50,000 employees, customer & employer …

September 28, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

Healthcare company Aetna shared today that it is partnering with Apple on a new health and fitness initiative for its employees and customers using the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch starting in 2017. Aetna will be providing its 50,000 employees […]


Google Glass Could Be a Social Gamechanger For Kids on the Autism Spectrum

September 22, 2016

Via: Motherboard

If you thought Google Glass, the massively-hyped (yet ultimately unpopular) augmented reality headwear, was dead—think again. A Stanford University team has brought it back to life as a platform that aids and trains children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to […]

Networking, News and Press

Why this hospital is moving to Amazon’s cloud

September 21, 2016

Via: Networkworld Cloud Computing

Since 2012 three Texas-based health care organizations have merged to create USMD Health System. During the past four years CIO Mike Yerrid has been on a mission to centralize and consolidate IT operations. And a big part of that is […]


5 pocket-sized gadgets that’ll help you eat healthier

September 12, 2016

Via: Mashable

Maybe you do it for social justice, or environmental sustainability, a food allergy, or some other reason. For those of us who endeavor to eat conscientiously and in line with certain values — whatever the rationale — staying on the […]


New Wearable Tech Can Make Hospital Visits More Comfortable

May 31, 2016

Via: Gizmodo

In the age of the Internet, you can do almost anything wirelessly. This is especially intriguing in the health care field where professionals can monitor the data of patients without having to be in the room. A new paper published […]