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.
22 October 2014 @ 10:00 pm, 22 - 24 April 2015, Luxembourg. Join Med-e-Tel 2015 - 13th edition - and actively participate in the educational and information program of presentations, workshops, demonstrations and interactive panel discussions on eHealth, Telemedicine and ICT applications in medicine, health and social care. Me...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 10:00 pm, Agfa HealthCare announces that it has been successfully installing two new DX-G digitizers and seven CR 30-X computed radiography (CR) systems as part of a digital radiography update at Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust. The digitizers support both standard phosphor plates and needle-based detectors, p...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 8:12 pm, A bad blast can undo all of the good work done by geologists and engineers to develop a robust block model and mine plan. Minimizing error is vital when performing the blast design and execution. So, too, is being able to interpret the effects when things do not go to plan. Several factors affect th...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 7:20 pm, Faheem Khan of Leica Geosystems discusses the changes in high definition surveying over the last decade, including the addition of 3D capabilities, a solutions-based approach, and how Hexagon’s range of brands will impact customers in the future. The post Beyond Data Collection: High-Definition Su...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 5:29 pm, A new report from Kantar Media estimates that the value of the health and fitness wearable technology market in Great Britain is between £225 million and £375 million, or $360 million to $601 million. They estimate 13.1 million British people will be using health and fitness wearables by 2015, m...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 5:10 pm, Springfield, Illinois-based Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) has launched a pilot program to examine how nurses and physicians can integrate the Apple Watch into the medical group’s Advanced Medical Home program. HSHS’ Advanced Medical Home program, which has a total of 1,100...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 4:48 pm, Bethesda, Maryland-based cellular-enabled blood glucose meter company Telcare has raised $32.5 million led by Norwest Venture Partners with participation from Mosaic Health Solutions and existing backers The Qualcomm Life Fund and Sequoia Capital. The latest round of funding takes Telcare’s t...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 4:15 pm, In the Journal of the American Medical Association, researchers from Castlight Health have published what they believe is the first study linking price transparency to cost savings. The study of more than 500,000 Castlight users demonstrated modest savings for lab tests, advanced imaging, and clinic...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 4:00 pm, Mountain View, California-based activity tracker maker Moov raised $3 million in a round led by Banyan Capital. The company’s activity tracker contains sensors that can tell how a user moves, not just when they move, Moov CEO Meng Li told MobiHealthNews. For example, the device can be hooke...Read more
22 October 2014 @ 3:00 pm, This week, mHealthWatch received a heads-up from PointClickCare, a cloud-based software platform for the senior care market, about its latest happening. The company confirmed …...Read more