News & Commentary
Content tagged with Mobile & Wireless posted in May 2014
Microsoft Smartwatch: Nadella's Next Strategy Step?
News  |  5/31/2014  | 
Microsoft smartwatch rumors heat up again, suggesting a cross-platform strategy that suits CEO Satya Nadella's goals.
Mobile Health App Design: 5 Tips
Commentary  |  5/30/2014  | 
Mobile apps for doctors and patients hold the promise of better health management. Here are five things app designers should keep in mind.
Samsung Eyes Health Wearables
News  |  5/29/2014  | 
Samsung debuts software and open hardware platforms for wearables, aims to foster development of new products while helping people take charge of their health.
Google Project Tango Tablet: Think 3D
News  |  5/23/2014  | 
Google prepares to add tablets to devices that might use its 3D mapping system to enrich commerce, gaming, and more.
Osmo iPad Game System Dodges Apple Tax
News  |  5/23/2014  | 
Osmo sells physical game pieces directly to consumers, bypassing Apple's efforts to grab a slice of the revenue.
Google's Nest Recalls Smoke Detector
News  |  5/22/2014  | 
Algorithm-detection flaw may misread any nearby motion as a command to silence an alarm.
Google Buys Divide: BYOD Play
News  |  5/20/2014  | 
To boost Android's business appeal, Google is investing in mobile device management.
Surgeon Cuts Vendors Out Of EHR Quest
News  |  5/19/2014  | 
When spine surgeon Dr. Lloyd Hey couldn't find commercial EHR software that met his needs, he hired a full-time programmer to build a custom EHR system using FileMaker.
Rethink The Right To Be Forgotten
Commentary  |  5/17/2014  | 
There are better ways to address discomfort with the truth than government-mandated lying.
FCC 'Open' Internet May Mean 'Paid'
News  |  5/15/2014  | 
Federal Communications Commission votes to consider broadband rules that could allow data fast lanes. Public invited to comment.
Why Mobility Managers Deserve A Seat At The Table
Commentary  |  5/15/2014  | 
It's not just a couple of VPs sharing a cellphone anymore. You need a dedicated mobility manager equipped to oversee your valuable hodgepodge of mobile devices and data.
Google Glass Sale: It's On
News  |  5/14/2014  | 
US consumers can once again buy Google's $1,500 Internet-connected eyewear, still in its "Explorer" beta version, while supplies last.
Mercy Health Breaks Ground On Virtual Care Center
News  |  5/14/2014  | 
Four-story 120,000-square-foot building will be first in the nation dedicated to telemedicine and remote monitoring programs, says Mercy Health.
Oracle Beats Google In Android Appeal
News  |  5/9/2014  | 
Ruling affirms that Oracle's Java APIs qualify for copyright protection. Will Google have to pay $1 billion?
Smartphone Kill-Switch Bill Resurrected In Calif.
News  |  5/9/2014  | 
Supporters of the legislation insist smartphone kill-switches must ship enabled.
Tech Bigwigs Tell FCC: Save Net Neutrality
News  |  5/8/2014  | 
Google, Amazon, and other tech companies speak out against proposal that would allow network providers to charge extra for data fast lanes.
EHR Swaps Coming For Many Healthcare Organizations
News  |  5/8/2014  | 
Healthcare organizations look to replace early electronic health records packages with new systems that perform better, integrate across departments, and tap cloud computing.
Donna Shalala: Distrust Hobbles Health Data Sharing
News  |  5/7/2014  | 
What's the best formula for value-based healthcare? Former HHS secretary Shalala and an insurance company CEO try to answer that question.
Telemedicine Guidelines Tackle Patient Safety, ICU Operations
News  |  5/6/2014  | 
Industry organizations work to clear up the confusion that still surrounds telemedicine.
Dell Turns 30: Where To Next?
News  |  5/6/2014  | 
Dell celebrates its 30th birthday while working to reinvent itself for the cloud era. What do you want most from Dell now?
Healthcare's Next Phase: Think Amazon
News  |  5/6/2014  | 
Patients want an Amazon.com of healthcare, a single source for all information about insurance, prices, and availability, says a PwC report.
Healthcare Nonprofit Learns Patient Engagement Game
News  |  5/5/2014  | 
When it suddenly had to compete for Medicare patients, Community Health Plan of Washington turned on the technology.
Jumptuit Delivers Interface As A Service
News  |  5/2/2014  | 
TransMedia's latest apps offer a unified way to browse, play, and share media files.


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