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.
23 July 2014 @ 6:56 pm, Fitnet, the instructional video fitness app maker that launched in January of this year, has begun its first clinical pilot, a collaboration with the University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) sponsored by a $15,000 grant from Mozilla. Fitnet will work with eight families in KUMC’s Health Hawk...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 6:46 pm, Electronic health record company Allscripts has developed a native app for Windows 8.1 devices, called Allscripts Wand, two years after the company first launched the app for iOS devices. While there are many health-related apps available for the Windows platform, there are few native EHR apps av...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 6:09 pm, Representatives Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) and Glenn Thompson (R-Penn.) are set to announce a new telehealth bill soon. Like some of Mike Thompson’s previous telehealth efforts, the bill seeks to amend the Title XVIII of the Social Security Act, the law that has long limited government-reimburs...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 5:50 pm, A group of researchers from Spain have published a paper on a seatbelt and seat cover embedded with sensors that can detect the driver’s respiration and heart rate to combat the driver fatalities and car accidents caused by fatigue. The project, which is run by a consortium called Harken h...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 5:35 pm, Health insurance company UnitedHealthcare has opened up its mobile health app, Health4Me to the general public, two years after the company first launched the app for its members. The app is available on both iOS and Android platforms. The Health4Me app allows users to access their health informatio...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 5:28 pm, This week, the team at mHealthWatch is on hand at mHealth + Telehealth World in Boston, MA. Through Thursday, we’ll be here reporting news, covering …...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 3:52 pm, Noncompliance with HIPAA regulations can have serious repercussions for healthcare organizations. A recent study showed the average cost of a data breach in the past two years was $2.4 million per organization, plus a serious hit to their reputations....Read more
23 July 2014 @ 3:00 pm, Mobile communications technology has dramatically changed for the better how a myriad of industries function and perform. But the healthcare industry’s adoption of mobile tech …...Read more
23 July 2014 @ 2:21 pm, A New York hospital's decision to open a workshop in a local tech accelerator is proof that providers aren't just waiting around for the mHealth market to come to them....Read more
23 July 2014 @ 2:00 pm, Everything is bigger in Texas, including mHealth technology. On Tuesday, DocbookMD — a HIPAA-secure mobile communication company — announced plans to aggressively push its innovative …...Read more