IoT in Health

IoT in Health

Thin film batteries set for solid (state) growth

Smaller, lighter and with no risk of leakages or explosions, thin film batteries based on solid state components are increasingly important to low-power IoT...

Apple and GE Digital to bring industrial IoT apps to iOS

The advanced industrial predictive and analytics capabilities of General Electric's Predix IIoT platform will come to Apple’s iOS tomorrow, with the release of the...

Lone workers: Protected by the IoT, thanks to senior citizens

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, Peter Marsden, managing director of Doro UK & Ireland, explains how technology originally developed for elderly...

Connected healthcare may violate user privacy, warns Forbrukerradet

The Norwegian Consumer Council Forbrukerradet reveals findings that many healthcare IoT devices are plagued by weak security. Connected healthcare devices have a poor track record...

Junto Health: Healthcare’s journey to IoT maturity

Last week, Internet of Business spoke with Doug Hayes, CEO of Junto Health, on the subject of healthcare's IoT pain points. This week, our conversation...

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital to deploy sensors in intensive care units

Wireless environmental sensors from healthcare IoT company Drayson Technologies are to be piloted in intensive care units at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in...

Eligo Bioscience secures funding for precision microbiome engineering

French start-up Eligo Bioscience has won $20 million of funding to move its innovative synthetic biology forwards. The Series A round included Khosla Ventures,...

Junto Health: Healthcare’s three IoT pain points

Internet of Business speaks with Doug Hayes, CEO of Junto Health, to diagnose why healthcare organizations struggle to adopt IoT and prescribe some remedies.  Doug...

Matternet to launch medical drone delivery in Switzerland

Back in March, logistics company Matternet was granted permission to launch a drone delivery service over populated areas in Switzerland. Now, with the unveiling...

Samsung debuts wearable tech for health and safety

Samsung has launched several B2B solutions at Mobile World Congress Americas targeting health and safety to protect people at work and at home. Samsung has...

Vulnerabilities in syringe infusion pumps could harm patients

More medical devices – this time, syringe infusion pumps – have been found to contain vulnerabilities that hackers could use to compromise the safe treatment...

Outdated pagers cost NHS millions, says report

A report published this week has found that the National Health Service  is spending millions of pounds on outdated – and even broken –...