Healthcare

10.19.14
Scientists want to fight the Ebola outbreak using robots
10.19.14

Scientists want to fight the Ebola outbreak using robots

Outbreaks of lethal viruses like Ebola are bad enough by themselves, but they're made worse by hav...

By J. Fingas,   10.19.14
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10.13.14
Philips' wearable sensor gives COPD patients constant health tracking
10.13.14

Philips' wearable sensor gives COPD patients constant health tracking

Philips is no stranger to the healthcare industry, and with a new sensor, it's looking to further...

By B. Steele,   10.13.14
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10.03.14
Reuters: Facebook's getting into the healthcare business
10.03.14

Reuters: Facebook's getting into the healthcare business

With Google and Apple both launching health-related products earlier this year, it's not surprisin...

By M. Moon,   10.03.14
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09.11.14
IBM's 'Ninja Particles' could stop the rise of superbugs
09.11.14

IBM's 'Ninja Particles' could stop the rise of superbugs

IBM Research's Jim Hedrick has a great job. His work on polymers -- those repeating chains of macr...

By J. Volpe,   09.11.14
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08.28.14
America's CTO steps down to become government adviser in Silicon Valley
08.28.14

America's CTO steps down to become government adviser in Silicon Valley

Reports circulated last week that the US Chief Technical Officer would step down soon, and now the...

By B. Steele,   08.28.14
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08.18.14
Hospital network hackers nab personal info of 4.5 million US patients
08.18.14

Hospital network hackers nab personal info of 4.5 million US patients

In April and June, one of the largest hospital networks in the US was hacked. Community Health Sys...

By B. Steele,   08.18.14
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08.16.14
Recommended Reading: Healthcare.gov, Edward Snowden and Square's struggles
08.16.14

Recommended Reading: Healthcare.gov, Edward Snowden and Square's struggles

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the...

By B. Steele,   08.16.14
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07.17.14
Cleveland Clinic Foundation develops iPad-based MS disability assessment tool
07.17.14

Cleveland Clinic Foundation develops iPad-based MS disability assessment tool

The portability and power available on the iPad makes Apple's little machine that could a source o...

By J. Bond,   07.17.14
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06.27.14
Google chief believes he can save '100,000 lives' a year with access to medical records
06.27.14

Google chief believes he can save '100,000 lives' a year with access to medical records

If you think that Google has got enough of your personal data, think again. In an interview with t...

By D. Cooper,   06.27.14
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