IoT in Healthcare

IoT in Healthcare

Health IoT: New wearable can diagnose stomach problems

A research team from University California Berkeley and the University of California San Diego has developed a wearable system for monitoring electrical activity in...

No Under Armour: 150 million users’ data lifted from MyFitnessPal

NEWSBYTE US fitness giant Under Armour, which owns the MyFitnessPal application and community, has announced that the usernames, email addresses, and hashed passwords of...

Health IoT: Scientists develop diet wearable – for your teeth

Scientists at the Tufts University School of Engineering have developed a wearable sensor that can stick to a single tooth to track a user's diet,...

AI in the NHS: the great health and citizen enabler? |...

The media is awash with reports of the dangers of AI and the Internet of Things (IoT), some of it warranted, and some of...

Brazil’s national IoT strategy gets the green light

The Brazilian government plans to start implementing a national IoT plan, according to the country's Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Communications (MCTIC). The plan seeks...

IoT Security: How to fight attacks on health, energy, and transport

The health, energy, and transport sectors are among IoT-enabled systems at increasing risk of a cyber attack. But why is this, and what can...

Consumer wearables can detect major heart problem

The dawn of fitness wearables has allowed us to track exercise, count steps and generally look like we know what we're doing in the...

Wearables: Sensor that reads hydration set to hit the market

An unusual consortium including drinks brand Gatorade, the US Air Force, and Northwestern University is collaborating to take the guesswork out of hydration. The...

Anti-doping agency to use AI to catch sports drug cheats

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has said it plans to harness artificial intelligence (AI) to fight illegal doping in sport. WADA director Olivier Niggli confirmed...

Reports reveal critical need for IoT cybersecurity upgrade

Two reports from the Royal Academy of Engineering reveal a critical need for systematic improvements in IoT security in key industries, and identify how...

IBM unveils new data science platform to accelerate AI adoption

American tech giant IBM has unveiled a new data science and machine learning app-building platform to help companies tap into the benefits of artificial...

Sensor City awarded £3.5m to explore 5G community Wi-Fi

Liverpool's Sensor City has been awarded £3.5 million in government funding to explore the potential applications of 5G community Wi-Fi in health and social care. The...