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Yuval Noah Harari on What the Year 2050 Has in Store for Humankind

2018-08-19T07:02:01+00:00

By Yuval Noah Harari, Wired | August 12, 2018 "As the pace of change increases, the very meaning of being human is likely to mutate and physical and cognitive structures will melt" Forget programming - the best skill to teach children is reinvention. In this exclusive extract from his new [...]

Yuval Noah Harari on What the Year 2050 Has in Store for Humankind2018-08-19T07:02:01+00:00

Nutrigenomics: Could Your Genes Choose the Right Cheese for You?

2018-08-12T08:12:34+00:00

By Bertalan Meskó, The Medical Futurist | August 7, 2018 Nutrigenomics emerged lately in food science and dieting similarly to blockchain: it shows the way into the future, but sometimes seems to be hijacked by companies yearning for attention but not having the proper science to back up their products. [...]

Nutrigenomics: Could Your Genes Choose the Right Cheese for You?2018-08-12T08:12:34+00:00

New NIST Guidance Details Significance of Securing Patient Information on Mobile Devices

2018-08-10T15:09:51+00:00

By Erin Dietsche, MedCity News | August 6, 2018 The new report from the National Institute of Standards and Technology outlines how organizations can use open-source and commercially available tools to keep patient information safe on mobile devices. The National Institute of Standards and Technology has issued a new report [...]

New NIST Guidance Details Significance of Securing Patient Information on Mobile Devices2018-08-10T15:09:51+00:00

Biometrics Entering a New Era in Healthcare

2018-08-11T19:39:55+00:00

By Bill Siwicki, Healthcare IT News | July 30, 2018 Hospitals, consultants and tech vendors explain what’s happening now and where biometrics are headed. Biometrics technologies such as fingerprint scanners, palm vein readers, facial recognition tech, iris scanners and others, have long held promise to tighten up identification of patients [...]

Biometrics Entering a New Era in Healthcare2018-08-11T19:39:55+00:00

Microsoft to Build ‘Innovation Hub’ in Durham for Work with Duke

2018-07-11T02:27:34+00:00

By Rick Smith, WRAL TechWire | July 9, 2018 DURHAM – Microsoft will build what is being called an “Innovation Hub” at the Chesterfield building in Durham as part of a research agreement with Duke University. The hub was disclosed as part of a collaboration deal announced between Duke and [...]

Microsoft to Build ‘Innovation Hub’ in Durham for Work with Duke2018-07-11T02:27:34+00:00

Apple to Launch Its Own ‘Digital Health’ Features in iOS 12, Say Report

2018-06-05T04:46:37+00:00

By Sarah Perez | May 31, 2018 At Google I/O in May, the company introduced a series of time management tools for Android users that help better manage screen time, track app usage, and limit the phone’s ability to distract, including a “shush” mode which turns on Do Not Disturb [...]

Apple to Launch Its Own ‘Digital Health’ Features in iOS 12, Say Report2018-06-05T04:46:37+00:00

North Carolina Lawmakers Ready to Take On New Telehealth Legislation

2018-05-25T14:35:25+00:00

Eric Wicklund | May 21, 2018 North Carolina lawmakers are pushing ahead with a new bill to set payment and coverage parity standards for telehealth, while also requiring patient consent before any treatment. The bill, HB 967, follows up on legislation passed last year that called for a State Department [...]

North Carolina Lawmakers Ready to Take On New Telehealth Legislation2018-05-25T14:35:25+00:00

Time to RAP: NC RIoT Selects 10 Startups for Accelerator Program

2018-07-09T02:15:03+00:00

By Allan Maurer, WRAL TechWire | May 2, 2018 RALEIGH – The RIoT startup accelerator in Raleigh has selected 10 startup teams for its inaugural program. Applicants came from as far north as Maryland and as far South as Florida, says Tom Snyder, executive director of NC RIoT. Known as [...]

Time to RAP: NC RIoT Selects 10 Startups for Accelerator Program2018-07-09T02:15:03+00:00

Fitbit and Google Partner to Drive Innovation in Digital Health and Wearables

2018-05-01T02:37:13+00:00

By Catherine Sturman | May 1, 2018 Present in over 80 countries worldwide, leading health wearables company Fitbit has announced its partnership with Google, where both parties will work together to transform the future of digital health and wearables by exploring the development of consumer and enterprise health solutions. The [...]

Fitbit and Google Partner to Drive Innovation in Digital Health and Wearables2018-05-01T02:37:13+00:00