The GSMA Connected Living programme is an initiative to help operators add value and accelerate the delivery of new connected devices and services in the Machine to Machine (M2M) market. This is to be achieved by industry collaboration, appropriate regulation, optimising networks as well as developing key enablers to support the growth of M2M in the immediate future and the Internet of Things (IoT) in the longer term.
Our vision is to enable the IoT, a world in which consumers and businesses enjoy rich new services, connected by an intelligent and secure mobile network.
29 July 2014 @ 4:04 pm, Children who played iPad-based HIV prevention game PlayForward: Elm City Stories knew more about HIV risk than those that played other video games, according to an oral abstract on a randomized control trial of 198 adolescents presented at the AIDS conference this week. The mean age of children ...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 4:01 pm, A new longitudinal study of the microbiome from researchers at Harvard and MIT demonstrates how the ubiquity of a smartphone enables research that would have been much more difficult previously. In the study, two patients tracked a number of health factors on an iPhone app for a year and also took s...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 3:22 pm, Palo Alto, California-based Kurbo Health, which is developing a mobile-enabled program aimed at preventing childhood obesity, has raised $4 million new funding in addition to the $1.8 million we reported on in May. The round was led by Signia Ventures and other investors include Data Collective, Be...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 3:00 pm, Federal Trade Commissioner Julie Brill, speaking in Washington last week, expressed concern about the way apps on smartphones and mobile devices are siphoning sensitive health …...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 2:58 pm, Naperville, Illinois-based PhysIQ raised $4.6 million in a round led by LionBird for its digital health analytics platform. This brings the company’s total funding to $5.6 million. “What we’re bringing to market is a personalized analytics approach to monitoring physiology,”...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 2:54 pm, Rewards-based systems work to bring people into an online health management program, but they don’t do much to encourage sustained engagement, according to a study recently published in the Journal of Internet Medical Research. The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Toronto i...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 2:47 pm, Digital medicine company Proteus Digital Health has raised an additional $52 million from undisclosed investors following a whopping $120 million raise the company announced just last month. That brings Proteus’ latest round of funding — its seventh — to $172 million. By our count...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 2:36 pm, There's been intense effort over the past several years to try to determine the best regulatory approach when it comes to mHealth technology. Thousands of hours have been spent in meetings, conferences, hearings and conversations, all in a quest to figure out how best to protect patients, foster...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 2:00 pm, While Africa has witnessed an upsurge in the number of mHealth products, experts say there are glaring challenges that hinder their future growth. Cellular firms …...Read more
29 July 2014 @ 1:00 pm, Dr. Samir Damani, a cardiologist at Scripps Health and a physician-entrepreneur, believes there is much value in the proliferation of digital and mobile health apps …...Read more