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Amazon building healthcare team in Alexa division

Amazon is reported to be building a health and wellness team inside its Alexa smart assistant division, as part of its ongoing strategy to disrupt the...

Health tech: Does Nokia’s exit mean wearables market is ill?

ANALYSIS Nokia announced this week that it is closing its Digital Health division, in the wake of a February 2018 memo, published by the...

Fitbit & Google partner to accelerate IoT in healthcare

Health tracker and wearables company Fitbit has teamed with Google to open up new insights and innovations in digital health. Together, they hope to...

Intel Vaunt smart glasses locked up for good?

Following a lack of interest from investors, Intel's Vaunt smart glasses have been shelved. The move appears to signal the end of Intel's foray...

Open Bionics’ releases affordable 3D printed bionic arm

Open Bionics is releasing what it claims is the most affordable multi-grip bionic arm ever made, at less than half the price of its...

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...

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...

AR-enabled industrial wearables: the next growth market?

The latest investments in augmented reality (AR) platform company Upskill reveal that the concept of using AR to train and assist factory workers is...

Iron Man cometh? Harvard and Wyss develop AI-powered exosuit

Researchers from the Wyss Institute and Harvard University have developed an algorithm than allows wearable robots to adapt to an individual’s movements in as...

Clairvoyant teams with AT&T on new wearable for Alzheimer’s

Data insights services company Clairvoyant Networks has teamed up with AT&T to roll out specialist healthcare wearables. The firm has partnered with AT&T to provide...

Flexible wearables: a game-changer for connected healthcare

Flexible wearables are changing the face of connected healthcare in Chicago. At the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab in the city, researchers are using wearable sensors to track...

Self-healing electronic skin brings cyborgs closer to reality

NEWSBYTE: Electronic skin that mimics the functionality and mechanical properties of human skin has been developed at the University of Colorado Boulder. Embedded sensors in...
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