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“Scary” number of healthcare IT execs put faith in inadequate IoT...

More than 70 percent of healthcare IT decision makers (ITDMs) believe that traditional security products can secure IoT-onnected medical devices. That’s according to a survey...

Healthcare IoT world must prepare for GDPR, lawyers warn

The makers of connected medical devices had better sit up and take note of the European Union's incoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as...

Drayson signs new healthcare IoT deal with Oxford University and NHS...

Healthcare IoT specialist Drayson Technologies has announced a five-year strategic research agreement with Oxford University and Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) NHS Foundation Trust in the...

Is IoT the right prescription for getting patients to take their...

Prescription drugs are a fact of life for millions of people worldwide. Some medicine is administered by healthcare professionals in clinics and hospitals; in...

In headsets battle, augmented reality for business to dominate, says IDC

Consumer devices for virtual reality may have led the way so far – but augmented reality headsets for businesses are likely to represent a...

Drone defibrillator ready to take off and save lives

The prospect of any drone delivery network is complicated by privacy concerns and a lack of infrastructure. But when lives are on the line,...

Qualcomm Life: Remote patient monitoring is a tonic for healthcare challenges

For many in healthcare, the answer to tackling chronic conditions lies in remote patient monitoring, explains Qualcomm Life's Laurent Vandebrouck in an exclusive interview with...

Security researchers uncover vulnerabilities in cardiac pacemakers

Medical pacemakers are riddled with security vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to kill, a study finds.  In a blog post, details have emerged of research...

IoT on course to dominate connected landscape, says Cisco

The IoT will represent more than half of the 27 billion internet connected devices and connections expected globally by 2021, according to the latest Visual...

Humans and machines should be colleagues, not competitors

IoB Insiders Andy Yeoman, CEO at Concirrus, discusses the role of human/machine collaboration in the workplace of the future. It’s just one month since International Workers Day...

VitalConnect raises $33 million for its remote patient monitoring tech

VitalConnect, a San Francisco-based company that develops wearable sensors for the healthcare industry, has raised $33 million in its latest investment round. The company’s Series...

Stonelin launches IoT trackers for social care and logistics

UK-based electronic device start-up Stonelin is set to launch three connected trackers with assistance from Orange Business Services.  Smart tracking is one of the most obvious...