First-person stories, life-saving technologies, and branding experts give healthcare a hot, new perspective. NEW YORK, November 26, 2013— Trends, innovation, and leading experts in the digital health market converge for a brand new look at technology’s impact on healthcare in America when Living in Digital Times presents the Digital Health […]

Inaugural Awards to Honor Outstanding Achievement in Technology Innovations Designed to Improve Health and Wellness Outcomes for Consumers     NEW YORK, NY/November 26, 2013—Everyday Health, a leading digital health and wellness company, announced a call for entries to the inaugural Everyday Health Awards for Innovation to honor outstanding achievement […]

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From wearable to solar powered, CES features next generation of digital fitness tec Arlington, Va., October 3, 2013 – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced the 30 percent growth of the digital fitness footprint at the 2014 International CES®, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. […]

SOURCE: http://www.mhimss.org/blog/digital-health-are-we-patients-or-consumers BY: Thomas Martin, MBA, Manager, mHIMSS Years ago, using the word “consumer” to describe a patient in the healthcare setting would have labeled you a healthcare heretic quite quickly. To refer to patients as consumers highlighted the commercial aspect of healthcare often avoided, until recently, in general discourse surrounding […]

SOURCE:  http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/news/trends-mhealthBy: Eric Wicklund, Editor, contributing editor   When the 2013 International CES opened this past January in Las Vegas, the usual high-tech toys and gadget geeks were in attendance. But tucked into that crowd was a newer market, one that could someday compete with the latest in high-definition TV or souped-up […]

A look back at the highs (and not-so-highs) of CES

  SOURCE:  http://www.mhimss.org/blog/look-back-highs-and-not-so-highs-ces By: Eric Wicklund, Editor, mHIMSS    Too short for a story, too good to be forgotten, here are a few (mostly) digital health-related observations from last week’s 2013 International CES event and the two-day Digital Health Summit in Las Vegas. The healthcare dilemma, in one easy visualSpotted at […]

Vision Monday: CES Increases Emphasis on Health and Fitness, Including Greater Focus on Digital Eye Strain

January 14, 2013 12:30 AM          http://www.visionmonday.com/Default.aspx?tabid=211&content_id=38533&catId=103   LAS VEGAS—Health and fitness, including eye health, was a major theme of last week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held here. VMail surveyed the massive, week-long show, where vendors exhibited an array of products designed to help consumers measure and […]

USA Today: Reviewed.com @CES: Heart healthy tech with the iSpO2

Masimo, a well-established medical technology, showcased the iSpO2, its first consumer-level pulse oximeter. It plugs into your iPhone or iPad and measures saturation of oxygen, pulse rate, and profusion index. Given these metrics, three major target audiences come to mind. High oxygen saturation and profusion index combined with a low […]

TWICE: HuffPo Introduces Stress-Reducing App GPS For The Soul

By Doug Olenick On 2013-01-08 00:00:00 LAS VEGAS — Arianna Huffington and the Huffington Post is introducing at International CES GPS For The Soul, an app designed to relieve stress. The free app was officially released in conjunction with Huffington’s opening address of the Digital Health Summit, here. The app […]

TWICE: New Exhibit Space Record Tops CES News

  http://www.twice.com/magazine/news/new-exhibit-space-record-tops-ces-news/104247   By Steve Smith On 2012-12-17 00:00:00 ARLINGTON, VA. – As the days dwindle down to the end of the year – and opening day of the 2013 International CES – the Consumer Electronics Association said the event will set a record for exhibit space, more than 1.87 […]

TWICE: Health, Fitness Technology Lengthens Stride At CES

By John Laposky On 2013-01-08 00:00:00   http://www.twice.com/magazine/news/health-fitness-technology-lengthens-stride-ces/104528   LAS VEGAS — Health and fitness technology products are one of the fastestgrowing segments of the consumer electronics industry and this year’s International CES reflects that trend. CES will feature more than 215 exhibitors from health and fitness industries and more […]

Triple Pundit: Forget the Triple Bottom Line, It’s Culture that Matters

  http://www.triplepundit.com/2013/01/forget-triple-bottom-line-culture-matters/ By Kevin Owyang “The triple bottom line is ridiculous, I know it’s totally heretical to say that, but have you ever tried to build a business? Even just the financial bottom line is really, really hard.” When I heard this, I thought I was listening to the echoes […]

  http://www.theverge.com/2013/1/10/3861406/kickstarter-at-ces While corporate giants hog the floor space, indie gadgets are getting the rave reviews By Adrianne Jeffrieson January 10, 2013 03:12 pm They said the wristwatch was dead, but they were wrong. Forward-thinking watches are making a big splash at this year’s CES, the largest technology trade show […]

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/01/11/digital_health_summit_vibrator_keynote/   Former bomb suit maker on how he saw an opening and… filled the need By Rik Myslewski in Las Vegas  Posted in Mobile, 11th January 2013 17:04 GMT CES 2013 CES is the world’s premier gadget-fest, so it’s perhaps unsurprising that this year it would devote a keynote at […]

 http://www.inquisitr.com/477314/tech-and-health-combine-at-ces-2013/   Tablets, 110 inch 4k televisions and self-driving cars may be getting all of the attention at CES this year but there have also been numerous products aimed at health and fitness. The 2013 International CES saw a 25% increase in health and fitness products this year. More than […]

  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-gregory-bayer/brain-health_b_2412472.html?utm_hp_ref=business&ir=Business Gregory Bayer Brain health, which has for many decades been seen as a far outpost on the fringes of healthcare, is now one of the fastest growing sectors of the Digital Health industry. According to a recent report by independent analyst, SharpBrains, brain health will be a $3 […]

  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robin-raskin/digital-health-and-the-mo_b_2301222.html Robin Raskin Mobile phone technology, the Internet and simple sensor technology have coalesced to create a new industry: digital health. The results are still out, but digital health has the potential to drive healthcare costs down and make us healthier at the same time. Sitting square in the […]

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mequilibrium/stress-digital-health_b_2405300.html Posted: 01/07/2013 12:20 am Written by Dr. Andrew Shatté, Chief Science Officer, meQuilibrium For three years now I’ve been immersed in the digital health revolution, as the Chief Science Officer for a company that employs new technologies to help people fight old stress. So, when it comes to digital […]

http://www.telecareaware.com/index.php/the-pileup-of-things-ces-highlights.html#axzz2I9nsyaMV   January 11, 2013 | By: Donna Cusano  Independa, our first funded health tech company of 2013, saved some news for CES. Not only is partner/investor LG Electronics expanding the use of the Angela telehealth/socialization suite in its commercial market Pro:Centric TVs, but also Samsung Mobile is loading its […]

http://technorati.com/technology/article/5-reasons-why-ces-still-matters/ Author: Ed Valdez  Published: January 14, 2013 at 4:35 pm After the International CES shattered records of attendance (150,000+) and area (nearly 37 football fields of exhibits) last week, all of the companies and inventors hoped that “what happens in Vegas does not stay in Vegas.” A number of […]

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/business/news/consumer-electronics-show-unfurling-trends-for-everyman-669697/   By Jeff Gelles / Philadelphia Inquirer LAS VEGAS — Forget for a moment all the fantastical new devices on display at the Consumer Electronics Show. If you’re a home-theater aficionado or just have loads of cash to burn, you may want to rush out and buy an Ultra HD TV […]

  http://articles.philly.com/2013-01-11/business/36260464_1_smartphone-innovations-silicon-valley-office/2 Michael Yang, managing director in the Silicon Valley office of Comcast Ventures, a venture-capital affiliate of the Philadelphia company, said convenience was among the principles he stresses when evaluating technologies aimed at the crowded health-and-fitness market. “It better be brain-dead easy, or you’re going to lose the consumer,” […]

  http://www.pcworld.com/article/2024692/gadget-makers-get-pumped-up-about-health-and-fitness-tech.html Amber Bouman LAS VEGAS— While fitness technology is hardly a new category of accessories, it is a growing one: The CEA announced that this year’s CES has 25 percent more booths related to digital health and fitness technology compared to last year’s event. Over 215 health- and fitness-related […]

 http://mobihealthnews.com/19821/health-device-portfolios-fortified-time-to-turn-on-the-analytics/  By: Brian Dolan While the healthcare-focused break out sessions organized by CES and the Digital Health Summit’s speakers managed to steer the event’s health conversation away from the shiny new gadgets that dominate the event’s massive exhibit hall, CES 2013 is, ultimately, an event about devices. And — as […]

 http://mobihealthnews.com/19844/independa-widens-lg-partnership-puts-angela-on-samsung-galaxy-tabs/  By: Neil Versel | Jan 14, 2013  Independa, the San Diego-based developer of telehealth products for senior care and aging in place, has made its flagship Integrated CloudCare suite commercially available on LG televisions and its Angela social engagement platform on Samsung touch-screen tablets. Additionally, Independa also will be […]

  http://www.mhimss.org/news/unitedhealth-group-makes-waves-ces Eric Wicklund, Editor, mHIMSS From its colorful booth in the exhibit hall to its participation in the Digital Health Summit, UnitedHealth Group is making its presence known at the 2013 International CES. The insurer is pushing a theme of behavior change and incentives to improve America’s troubled healthcare […]

 http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericsavitz/2012/12/07/tech-trend-spotting-looking-ahead-to-ces-2013/ Eric Wicklund, Editor, mHIMSS   Sensors attached to the body that monitor vital signs. Mobile robots that can diagnose patients anywhere from the hospital to the clinic to the battlefield. Virtual reality simulators that help treat war veterans suffering from PTSD and others with psychological issues. These are some […]

Eric Wicklund, Editor, mHIMSS http://www.mhimss.org/blog/look-back-highs-and-not-so-highs-ces Too short for a story, too good to be forgotten, here are a few (mostly) digital health-related observations from last week’s 2013 International CES event and the two-day Digital Health Summit in Las Vegas.   The healthcare dilemma, in one easy visual Spotted at a […]

  http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/190225/big-thinking-for-older-consumers-in-2013-the-inte.html#axzz2HyzvZcmr by Lori Bitter, Jan 2, 2013, 2:17 PM   Read more: http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/190225/big-thinking-for-older-consumers-in-2013-the-inte.html#ixzz2Lt5xufpT The Consumer Electronics Show opens Jan. 8 in Las Vegas. During the week, morning news will be filled with reports of the most PR-worthy and sometimes very strange new ideas and devices on display at this […]

  http://medcitynews.com/2013/01/how-healthcare-entrepreneurs-and-executive-can-take-advantage-of-the-mass-of-techies-at-international-ces/ January 13, 2013 10:00 am by Veronica Combs | 0 Comments   There was a day of sessions on Fitness Tech at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show this year, there was a digital health section of vendors, and UnitedHealth had a booth almost as spectacular as Sony’s and […]

  http://www.mddionline.com/blog/devicetalk/ces-2013-medical-device-roundup   Posted: January 11, 2013  The 2013 Consumer Electronics Show wraps up today, but this year showed no shortage of new products and innovations in medical technology – especially in the areas of mobile/digital health and safety. If there’s one trend to take from the news coming from […]

  http://mashable.com/2013/01/07/omron-fitness-monitors/ Andrea SmithJan 07, 2013   LAS VEGAS — While there is no shortage of fitness devices on display here at the 2013 International CES, there is at least a new way to measure all the running, walking and calorie counting you do. Omron’s Activity Monitor tracks your activity […]

Andrea Smith Jan 15, 2013 When you don’t feel well, or need to find a doctor in your area, do you check Google first? The Internet has become the go-to place to look for medical information for 35% of U.S. adults, according to the latest Pew Internet and American Life Project […]

http://mashable.com/2013/01/14/arianna-huffington-gps-for-the-soul/ Andrea Smith  Jan 14, 2013   Amidst all the stress and running around from meeting to event and back to meeting again, there was one conversation I had during last week’s International CES that was particularly calm and somewhat stress free. It was one with Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of […]

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2013/jan/07/2013-ces-celebrity-invasion-tim-tebow-alicia-keys/ By Robin Leach (contact) Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 | 3:34 p.m. 2012 CES: 50 Cent Launch slideshow » SOUL ELECTRONICS Tim Tebow. Will.I.Am Spins at Marquee Launch slideshow » Frankie Moreno’s CD Release Party, Show at Stratosphere Launch slideshow » Mayweather Jr. and Ortiz Weigh-in at MGM Grand Launch slideshow » […]

http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/ces/la-fi-tn-ces-tim-tebow-maroon-5-2013-20130107,0,7063550.story By Andrea Chang January 8, 2013, 6:25 a.m.  LAS VEGAS — Past CES attendees Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga won’t be at this year’s convention, but the trade show will still roll out the red carpet for a number of Hollywood actors and high-profile singers. The celebrities are scheduled to be on hand to […]

 Diana Manos, Senior Editor Diana Manos is Senior Editor for Healthcare IT News. Located in Washington, D.C., she covers policy and legislation issues surrounding healthcare IT. Follow Diana on Twitter @DManos_IT_News. http://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/what-will-it-take-docs-use-apps With events such as the Consumer Electronics Associations’ 2013 International CES conference this week in Las Vegas, featuring a dizzying 3,000 […]

http://www.gadget.co.za/pebble.asp?relid=5646 04 Jan 2013 by Editor | Filed in People ‘n Issues This year’s Consumer Electronics Show, to be held in Las Vegas next week, will see musicians, movie stars and television personalities promoting the latest innovations shaping the consumer electronics industry.  Actress Felicia Day will serve as the Entertainment Matters Ambassador for the Entertainment Matters […]

Dan Munro, Contributor Writing at the intersection of healthcare innovation and policy. http://www.forbes.com/sites/danmunro/2013/01/13/the-fork-that-buzzed-ces-2013/  My annual trek to Las Vegas for CES included no less than 3 separate events (among many to chose from). The New Media Expo (NMX), The Digital Health Summit (DHS) and the big show itself – the Consumer Electronic Show (CES). Needless to say, it was […]

http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericsavitz/2012/12/07/tech-trend-spotting-looking-ahead-to-ces-2013/ Guest post written by Robin Raskin Robin Raskin is founder of Living in Digital Times, producing six conferences and exhibit areas at the upcoming 2013 International CES conference in Las Vegas. Between Comdex (now defunct) and the International Consumer Electronics Show, I‘ve been sojourning to Vegas for more than 30 years in search […]

  http://www.extratv.com/2013/01/09/video-dr-sanjay-guptas-tips-for-preventing-the-flu/ “Extra’s” Adrianna Costa caught up with CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta to get advice on how to combat the flu this season, and to dispel myths about flu shots. Check it out!  

http://www.exhibitoronline.com/news/enn-display.asp?counter=11747   1/10/2013 – Popular musicians, movie stars and television personalities will promote the latest innovations shaping the consumer electronics industry during the 2013 International CES®. Owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association® (CEA), the 2013 CES, the world’s largest annual innovation event, is scheduled for January 8-11, 2013 […]

http://www.examiner.com/article/chasing-celebrities-though-las-vegas-at-the-2013-ces?cid=rss JANUARY 6, 2013BY: DOUG BARDWELL   Seen Snooki, Tim Tebow, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Ludacris, Dr. Oz, Carrot Top, Arianna Huffington or Danny DeVito recently? If so, you must be in Las Vegas. Entertainers, manufacturers, retailers and analysts are all making their way to Las Vegas for the 2013 International CES […]

http://entertainment.verticalnews.com/articles/8336585.html 2013 JAN 2 (VerticalNews) — By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Electronics Newsweekly — More than 300 technology companies based in the Northeast region of the United States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont) will unveil their latest cutting-edge technologies […]

http://ehrintelligence.com/2013/01/07/jan-7-ehr-vendor-selection-news-and-health-it-updates Author Name Jennifer Bresnick   |   Date January 7, 2013   MagnaCare enhances health plan offering: announces relationship with stat doctors, offers the modern “house call” for minor medical conditions: MagnaCare, a healthcare services company,announced that it has partnered with Stat Doctors, a cutting edge e-health service that provides the modern day “house call” […]

http://johnbell.typepad.com/weblog/2013/01/filtering-ces-2013-this-marketers-guide-to-what-matters.html By John Bell This week 156,000 people and 3000 companies will form a virtual mosh pit at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. What was once all about devices – TVs, audio, phones, computers – is broadening every year to include new technologies that don’t look like the traditional devices. […]

  http://deniseleeyohn.com/bites/2013/01/07/seven-digital-health-fitness-technologies-to-keep-your-eye-on/ by denise lee yohn on January 7, 2013 · 0 Comments · in digital health and fitness, innovation Digital health and fitness are going to take center stage at the Consumer Electronics Show this week and in 2013 overall.  In my latest article, I spotlight some of the trends fueling the innovations in digital health and fitness.  On my list are: […]

Hospital-grade monitoring devices can measure things like percentage of body fat and blood oxygen saturation http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9235533/TI_touts_health_monitors_for_the_masses By Lucas Mearian Computerworld - LAS VEGAS – At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) today Texas Instruments (TI) demonstrated personalized health monitoring equipment powered by new chipsets that wirelessly transmit data to health dashboards on mobile […]

http://www.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/gaming-gadgets/health-tech-ces-2013/index.html?iref=allsearch By Heather Kelly, CNN The Fitbit Flex tracks steps, distance, calories and sleep and syncs with your smartphone. It is scheduled to ship in early spring. STORY HIGHLIGHTS At the Consumer Electronics Show, there are 210 companies in the digital health area Sensors are smaller, cheaper and can transmit […]

http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2012/12/06/michigan-companies-to-unveil-latest-innovations-at-2013-international-ces/ A tiny little sliver of the massive CES show floor. Matt Roush photo. Reporting Matt Roush International CES, Michigan CES Exhibitors, Michigan Consumer Electronics Companies, Michigan Tech Companies ARLINGTON, Va. — More than 150technology companies based in the Midwest will debut their latest innovations at the 2013 International CES. Included are a record 40 exhibitors […]

Posted on January 7, 2013 by Teresa Mastrangelo   http://broadbandtrends.com/blog1/2013/01/07/put-a-hapifork-in-it-and-other-health-fitness-trends-from-ces/   New Year, New You! CES provides the perfect venue for companies to introduce new products aimed at Health and Fitness.  As someone who has been a certified fitness professional for over a decade – I tend to pay extra attention to these trends […]

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20952589  CLICK THROUGH TO WATCH VIDEO 8 January 2013 Last updated at 13:18 ET Wearable technologies have created a big stir this year at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, with many devices allowing users to track information pertaining to health and fitness. The Shine, created by tech company Misfit Wearables, […]

By Leo KelionTechnology reporter, Las Vegas http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20973693     Step inside an online health pod at the Consumer Electronics Show From cheap throwaway sensors to big ticket devices targeted at medical professionals, this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has featured more health and wellbeing tech than ever before. The RP-Vita […]

http://www.xconomy.com/san-diego/2013/01/11/san-diego-life-sciences-roundup-trius-coda-zacharon-more/ Bruce V. Bigelow The annual International CES in Las Vegas again featured a Digital Health Summit, which included a number of San Diego-based startups. Rick Valencia of Qualcomm Life posted an interesting blog here, and an end-of-year reportfrom Rock Health showed that investments in digital health startups increased more than 44 percent in […]

http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/Business/Business-News/Equivital-is-flying-high-15012013.htm 10:37 Tuesday 15 January 2013 Equivital, a name which has been carried 23 miles above the earth, is seeing its fame spread. The Swavesey company,market leader in human body monitoring, has joined the world’s biggest players in digital health and military technology, with chief executive Anmol Sood invited to sit […]

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Asthmapolis today announced that founder and CEO David Van Sickle will discuss innovations in mobile health, medical devices and the cloud in a keynote panel at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this week in Las Vegas, Nevada. The panel, “Why Healthcare […]

by Dr. Gregory Bayer Brain health, which has for many decades been seen as a far outpost on the fringes of healthcare, is now one of the fastest growing sectors of the Digital Health industry. According to a recent report by independent analyst, SharpBrains, brain health will be a $3 […]

Written by Dr. Andrew Shatté, Chief Science Officer, meQuilibrium For three years now I’ve been immersed in the digital health revolution, as the Chief Science Officer for a company that employs new technologies to help people fight old stress. So, when it comes to digital health I’m an advocate and […]

By Christine Persaud     While having been away for the past year (on mat leave) hasn’t kept me 100% up-to-speed on the daily goings-on of the industry, it was easy to catch up (thanks to; warning, horn-tooting here; great articles and content from sources like Marketnews) and look ahead and see what’s […]

January 2, 2013 by Kevin Parrish - source: LA Times Just before CES 2012 went live back in January, Microsoft announced that starting in 2013, the company would not be a major participant in the technology show. No longer will the Windows giant present the keynote speech or dominate the showroom floor with a huge […]

by ABC Digital (NEW YORK) — Next week the Las Vegas lights might seem a bit brighter as thousands of brand-new HDTVs, tablets, phones, cameras, cars — you name it — power up and descend upon Sin City.  The 46th annual Consumer Electronics Show, or CES 201, is upon us.  The […]

By Bonnie Cha I’ve been looking at a lot of people’s wrists lately. Not because I have some weird fetish or anything. I’m curious about whether wearable devices like the Nike+ FuelBand andJawbone Up are really taking off. While that remains to be seen (I’ve only spotted about a dozen in the wild), it […]

nliven is super excited to be presenting at the Digital Health Summit in Las Vegas January 7-11. The Digital Health Summit is part of the larger Consumer Electronics Show (CES). We will be unveiling our new tablet-based solution, which will greatly improve the work of Private Duty Homecare providers and […]

Here’s an early look at some tech trends and hot products to watch for during the massive trade show. PCWorld Staff | PC World http://www.macworld.co.uk/digitallifestyle/news/?newsid=3418562 With less than a week to go before this year’s International CES Show in Las Vegas commences, it’s unclear which new products will generate the most buzz […]

By Chris Versace http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/jan/3/versace-an-insiders-take-on-the-future-of-consumer/   With 2012 behind us and the “fiscal cliff” narrowly averted for now, investors can get back to investing, and that means keeping up on the latest new thing and disruptive technologies. One of the best ways to do that is to keep tabs on the annual […]

ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced that the 2013 International CES® will feature a record amount of exhibit space, with the show floor totaling more than 1.87 million net square feet. The previous record was 1.862 million net square feet at the 2012 CES. Owned and produced by CEA, the […]

  BY KIT EATON  |  JANUARY 4, 2013 http://www.fastcompany.com/3004440/smart-wearable-invisible-thin-4-ces-tech-trends-track-2013   What can we learn about the upcoming year in technology by reading the CES tea leaves?  1 / 8 While Google’s Glass project is still far off, Vuzix is bustling onto the wearable smart tech scene with its M100 augmented reality headset. Running […]

Roger Kay, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/rogerkay/2013/01/04/surrounded-by-devices-we-inhabit-a-world-of-increasing-user-centricity/     User-centric computing is a theme we can expect to hear articulated in many ways next week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The simple view of the shift from device-centric to user-centric computing goes like this: when all we had was one […]

By: Neil Versel | Jan 4, 2013   Independa, a developer of telehealth products for senior care and aging in place, has closed its Series A funding at $5 million after landing $1.65 million in new investments from, among others, existing partner LG Electronics USA and earlier financier City Hill Ventures. Last […]

  By Tiernan Ray http://blogs.barrons.com/techtraderdaily/2013/01/04/ces-mammoth-connected-gadget-show-looms-what-to-watch-for/ DigiPals smartphone screen cleaner. Folks, The Consumer Electronics Show 2013 will kick off Sunday afternoon in Las Vegas, with the usual State of the Industry talks and PowerPoint slides. Yours truly will be there to cover the happenings all week long, God help me. Something called Maroon 5, […]

by Eric Lundquist  http://www.informationweek.com/global-cio/interviews/10-ces-trends-that-matter-to-business/240145408 Even with its consumer focus, the Consumer Electronics Show 2013 has plenty of food for thought for IT leaders. The Consumer Electronics Show, scheduled to run January 8-11 in Las Vegas, is about consumer electronics, of course. But the consumerization (terrible word, by the way) of IT […]

04 Jan 2013 by Editor | Filed in People ‘n Issues http://www.gadget.co.za/pebble.asp?relid=5646 This year’s Consumer Electronics Show, to be held in Las Vegas next week, will see musicians, movie stars and television personalities promoting the latest innovations shaping the consumer electronics industry   Actress Felicia Day will serve as the Entertainment Matters Ambassador for the Entertainment […]

By Nate Lanxon04 January 13 http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-01/04/techs-on-ces-tech In a few days CES — the Consumer Electronics Show — will open its doors to thousands of journalists, analysts and corporate buyers to answer the question, “What will gadget fans be lusting after over the next 12 months?” Over the last few years […]

By Lt. Dan The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) tradeshow kicks off in Las Vegas next week, during which the Digital Health Summit will host some of the nation’s leading mHealth and medical device companies as well as a wealth of startups. Rock Health startups showcased a smaller Digital Health summer […]

Celebrity Guests Promote Latest Technologies at World’s Largest Annual Innovation Event http://www.fortmilltimes.com/2013/01/03/2415320/musical-icons-hollywood-stars.html ARLINGTON, Va. — Popular musicians, movie stars and television personalities will promote the latest innovations shaping the consumer electronics industry during the 2013 International CES®. Owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association® (CEA), the 2013 CES, the […]

An important companion show to CES is the two-day Digital Health Summit, which focuses on consumer-based health and wellness innovations that meet at the intersection of technology and health care. Jill Gilbert, producer of the Digital Health Summit, took some time to do a live Twitter interview with us in advance of the show. […]

by Lori Bitter, 5 hours ago The Consumer Electronics Show opens Jan. 8 in Las Vegas. During the week, morning news will be filled with reports of the most PR-worthy and sometimes very strange new ideas and devices on display at this enormous trade event. While the novel item makes a […]

by SCOTT JUNG on Jan 2, 2013 • 1:12 pm The 2013 International CES starts next Tuesday in Las Vegas, and for the first time, Medgadget will be live on the floor giving you the scoop on what’s new in consumer electronics. We’ll begin and focus our coverage at the […]

by Jennifer Hornstein12/18/12 This year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is January 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas.  Ronnie Andrews, the President of Medical Sciences at Life Technologies will be one of the keynotes of the Digital Health Summit on Wednesday, January 9th at 1:10 p.m. in the Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall, room […]

Grandcare Systems® Recognized By Frost & Sullivan For Exceptional Insight And Unique, High-value Solution For The Elderly   WEST BEND, Wis., Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Frost & Sullivan Presents GrandCare Systems® as a 2012 Best Practices Award Winner, for North American Elderly Health and Wellness Customer Value Enhancement GrandCare Systems® has […]

3,000 companies are on deck ARLINGTON, VA. – The Consumer Electronics Association announced that the 2013 even formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show will feature a record amount of exhibit space, with the show floor totaling more than 1.87 million net square feet. The previous record was 1.862 million net […]

Posted by Neal Leavitt on December 26th, 2012 at 2:38 pm With 150,000 attendees and 3,000 vendors getting ready for the start of 2013 International CES, pundits near and far are popping up everywhere to shout out what they deem will be paradigm-bending ‘13 mobile marketing and technology trends. And there are quite […]

Special Session Offers an Inside Peek at Impressive Military Advancements in Digital Health New York, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2012 Living in Digital Times® today announced Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent, will open the “Digital Health Confidential” session during the two-dayDigital Health Summit at CES. Exploring behind the military’s […]

Eric Wicklund, Editor, mHIMSS December 03, 2012 Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the CEA, will give the luncheon keynote on Tuesday at the mHealth Summit. An author and driving force behind the nation’s transition from analog broadcasting to HDTV, he oversees the International CES, which will take place next […]

Digital Health Summit Keynote at 2013 International CES® New York, NY (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 As high tech and medical research converge, game changing developments in genomics are transforming cancer treatment forever. A leader paving the way to this significant healthcare development through his work with DNA sequencing is Ronnie Andrews, President, Medical […]

Robin Raskin, 12.14.2012 Founder, Living in Digital Times Mobile phone technology, the Internet and simple sensor technology have coalesced to create a new industry: digital health. The results are still out, but digital health has the potential to drive healthcare costs down and make us healthier at the same time. […]

HEALTH AND TECH LEADERS UNITE AT DIGITAL HEALTH SUMMIT AT CES 2013Dr. Reed V. Tuckson, Paul Slavin, Jeff Arnold Among Featured Speakers Registration Open at www.CESWeb.org (New York, NY) October 9, 2012 – The Digital Health Summit at the 2013 International CES will once again bring together internationally renowned innovators […]

  Contact: Laura Abbott, for Independa +1 203-869-8217 [email protected]    Independa to Integrate with Qualcomm Life’s 2net Platform to Expand Health Monitoring Services for the Elderly Collaboration Provides New Options for Uploading and Accessing Biometric Data Across Disparate Devices and Protocols SAN DIEGO, June 14, 2012 – Telehealth provides new […]

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http://drbonnie360.com/post/17656129327/will-technology-enhance-or-undermine-the A trusted doctor/patient relationship has been the cornerstone of medical practice. We know that it is important that physicians and other providers be responsive to patient’s needs, and that patients want compassionate care, not assembly-line repair. Although exactly what patients want may be evolving; so much so, that doctor patient communication may […]

http://drbonnie360.com/post/17627515197/the-rise-of-the-quantified-self-data-liberation-and Quantified Self, a movement which began as a small group of elite athletes or math geeks using self-tracking, is growing with the advent of cheaper, faster and better health measurement and reporting tools. Wired shows some of the interesting self-tracking gadgets at CES while MIT Technology Review wonders if “self-tracking” […]

http://drbonnie360.com/post/17500592316/can-the-cool-factor-make-fitness-contagious-to-the   Attending the Digital Health Summit at CES made me think that consumer demand for health and wellness is starting to make fitness “cool” for those outside of the fit crowd, although getting large numbers of overweight and obese people moving still presents a daunting prospect. In June 2011, the […]

http://drbonnie360.com/post/16832782479/from-jp-morgan-healthcare-to-ces-and-the-digital-health Firsts are always fun. I can remember dissecting my first frog, my first summer camp at the science museum, taking care of my first dental patient and many other firsts. The week of Jan 9, 2012, was another first for me because I was going to my first CESand Digital Health […]

http://ces.cnet.com/8301-33373_1-57359020/cheap-sensors-enabling-new-smartphone-fitness-gadgets/     Valencell prototype earbuds that monitor biometric data. (Credit: Valencell) LAS VEGAS–Later this month, runners will be able to pop a set of earbuds into their noggins and do a whole lot more than rock out to their favorite songs. The new earbuds will monitor a range of […]

http://www.pcworld.com/article/248380/fitness_tech_flexes_its_muscles.htmlThis year will see an unprecedented number of gadgets dedicated to tracking your activity, sleep, and other habits. By Edward N. Albro, PCWorld Jan 19, 2012 6:00 pm This is an intervention. Your friends in the tech industry are concerned about your health. They’re worried about how much (or little) exercise you […]

http://www.mobilesportsreport.com/2012/01/garmin-connects-athletes-with-ant/ Looking at the growing number of fitness devices available there is a thread that is increasingly running through all of them, they feature a low powered wireless technology called Ant + from Ant Wireless, that enables the athletes and others to get real time feedback from sensors such as […]

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2398887,00.asp From a quivering razor to a wandering sphere, a look back at some of the pleasing and puzzling products of CES 2012. By Eric Grevstad LAS VEGAS—Really, Dan? A genetic sequencer? Asked to pick the coolest thing you saw at CES 2012, you go for Life Technologies’ Ion Proton Genetic Sequencer? […]

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/ces-2012-wrap-up-of-the-shows-best-and-most-bizarre-gadgets/2012/01/17/gIQAEVyZ6P_story_2.html Visit link above for full story and pictues. We spent hours combing the floor of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to sleuth out the most compelling tech trends and the most exciting new products of the coming year. Day 2: The annual CES exhibition in Las Vegas is a […]

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/02/your-body-is-an-api-9-gadgets-for-tracking-health-and-fitness/ Please visit link above to see full slideshow. By John Bradley << Previous | Next >> The “quantified self“: It’s a lifestyle philosophy that says tracking one’s own personal data — calories burned, hours slept, miles run — is the path to self-realization. All this data-tracking requires gadgets, and many innovative specimens […]

http://www.brightsideofnews.com/news/2012/2/2/twins-thank-biotechnology-for-the-quality-of-their-lives.aspx The story of a boy and girl, twins who suffered through disabling muscle spasms and were misdiagnosed for several years, has a happy ending thanks to DNA research.  Noah and Alexis Beery are now 15 years old. I met them at CES in the Life Technologies booth. This is the […]

http://3d-car-shows.com/2012/international-ces-ford-collaborates-with-microsoft/ Ford Collaborates with Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects for In-Car Health and Wellness Research Ford, Microsoft Corp. and Healthrageous are researching how connected devices can help people monitor and maintain health and wellness Trends show people are spending more time in their cars; this new alliance is examining how to […]

http://www.myhealthnewsdaily.com/2103-machine-1-000-human-genome-scans-reality.html Ion Proton(TM) I and Proton(TM) II Semiconductor Chips. CREDIT: PRNewsFoto/Life Technologies Corporation LAS VEGAS – A new DNA sequencing machine from Life Technologies that can scan an entire human genome for $1,000 could help transform cancer treatment and help usher in the era of individualized health care. Until now, […]

http://www.twice.com/article/479354-Allure_Of_CE_Helps_CES_Set_Records.php By Steve Smith — TWICE, 1/23/2012 A few years ago, as this industry and its main event, International CES, were both changing, I suggested in a column that producer/owner the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) might eventually change the name to the “Consumer Technology Show.”  Well, thanks to all the […]

http://www.cedmagazine.com/news/2012/01/ces-chalks-up-several-new-records Last week’s 2012 International CES event in Las Vegas was a record-breaking show on several levels for the Consumer Electronics Association. The 2012 International CES was the largest in the event’s 44-year history, with a record number of more than 3,100 exhibitors across the largest show floor in CES […]

http://www.fiercehealthit.com/story/technology-key-growing-consumerism-trend-healthcare/2012-01-12 Consumerism in healthcare is one of those trends that has been “looming” for an awfully long time. When the experts first predicted that patients would start shopping for providers as if healthcare was any other businesses–making decisions based on price, quality, and brand recognition, for example–the idea was met […]

http://bronx.ny1.com/content/ny1_living/technology/155251/ces-2012–newest-crop-of-robots-ready-to-play-doctor-or-just-play By: Adam Balkin   In the fourth part of a week-long look at highlights from the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NY1′s Technology reporter Adam Balkin shows that while many robots are still developed for pure enjoyment, quite a few of them are getting useful.   Robots are […]

http://www.justmeans.com/Social-Innovation-Digital-Health-is-Our-Future/51645.html Digital health is the hottest growth area in technology and social innovation. According to a study byPew Research, medical and healthcare was the third-fastest-growing category of Smartphone apps and by 2015 nearly 500 million people are expected to be using mobile healthcare apps.This year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) debuted […]

http://technorati.com/technology/article/convergence-trends-and-innovation-at-ces/ Author: Steve Bell Published: February 01, 2012 at 5:26 am The Consumer Electronics Show 2012 in Las Vegas gave color to the reality of convergence that will occur between Digital World technologies and the digital lives of consumers over the next 12 to 18 months. Interactive Gestures in the […]

http://bronx.ny1.com/content/ny1_living/technology/155181/ces-2012–new-tech-products-offer-ways-to-stay-healthy–active By: Adam Balkin   In part three of this week’s week-long look back at highlights from the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show, NY1’s Adam Balkin demonstrates how technology, often blamed for making people less healthy, can actually have the opposite effect.   Health and fitness gadgets easily represent one of the […]

http://informationweek.com/news/healthcare/patient/232500827 Please visit link above to view full slidesshow. Neil Versel 02/01/2012 Wondering if you’re having a cardiac event or suffering from a concussion? There’s an app for that: Check out these promising health-related apps, gadgets, and ideas from the Digital Health Summit. E-mail Share AliveCor iPhone ECG The iPhone ECG […]

http://www.techdigest.tv/2012/01/ces_2012s_hotte.html By  Ashley Norris on January 18, 2012 From research papers, new companies and industry rumours, we always knew 2012 was going to be a big year for fitness gadgets andtechnologythat gives us the power to take control of our own health in a way we’ve never quite experienced before. Here […]

http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Health-Care-IT/AlcatelLucent-Shows-Telehealth-Public-Safety-Vehicle-Concepts-at-CES-377104/ At CES, Alcatel-Lucent is demonstrating its TeleConsult and Striker public safety vehicle concepts, incorporating a Boston Life Labs telehealth platform and Vidyo video conferencing. Alcatel-Lucent highlighted innovations in health care and first-response vehicles from its ng (next generation) Connect Program during the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las […]

http://tabtimes.com/slideshow/ittech-other/2012/01/13/thanks-memories-our-ces-2012-las-vegas-scrapbook Over 140,000 attendees invaded Las Vegas for this week’s Consumer Electronics Show to the delight of cab drivers throughout sin city. Mobile products were the star of the show with new tablets leading the way. Check out our photo gallery of whacky promotions, famous people and exhibits. 1 John Sculley […]

http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2012-01-16/news/30631789_1_wi-fi-processors-broadcom The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is normally just associated with new gadgets, but a lot of innovative technologies also make their debut at the event. Karan Bajaj takes a look at a few key aspects that will impact the next generation of devices we use in 2012. Better Energy […]

http://seniorhousingnews.com/2012/01/26/senior-care-technology-review-robot-babies-affordable-hearing-aids-more/ There are always new developments in senior care technology, from better ways to keep track of health, to new blogs talking about healthcare information technology, to innovative devices that make hearing aids more affordable. Check out the following websites and products for ways to keep up with the latest […]

http://mashable.com/2012/01/24/digital-health-video/ Can technology help us live healthier lives? That’s what a host of device and app makers are promising (and banking on), with products that track everything from our diets to our sleep patterns. The “quantified self” trend was on display at this year’s CES, with numerous product announcements and […]

http://www.twice.com/article/479354-Allure_Of_CE_Helps_CES_Set_Records.php By Steve Smith — TWICE, 1/23/2012   A few years ago, as this industry and its main event, International CES, were both changing, I suggested in a column that producer/owner the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) might eventually change the name to the “Consumer Technology Show.” Well, thanks to all […]

http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/74275.html By Jeff KaganE-Commerce Times 01/26/12 5:00 AM PT Industry after industry is dipping its toes in this new cloud water. Just like the Web in the 1990s, companies and customers are trying things and getting comfortable with the opportunities and the challenges. Right now, it’s the blind leading the blind. […]

http://www.ageinplacetech.com/blog/ten-technologies-ces-2012 Just in case you thought you ran into me — I wasn’t there. But I got a kick out of Wayne Caswell’s CES in Pajamas blog post, David Pogue’s Sampling the Future of Gadgetry (wow, it really is a showcase for “tablets, thin TV screens, superthin laptops and Android phones”) and then […]

http://ondigitalhealthsummit.com/2012/01/21/letter-2-in-healthcare-consumer-tech-doesnt-mean-a-consumer-business-model/ By Frederic Zussa (@fzussa), OnDigitalHealth.com, January 21, 2012 With the mHealth Summit and the Digital Health Summit behind us, here is a good opportunity to step back and reflect on the enthusiasm and hope the emerging Consumer Digital Health space is generating. It is very exciting to see that those two […]

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/01/how-a-car-might-be-able-to-help-you-manage-your-personal-health/251711/ This post also appears on medGadget, an Atlantic partner site. One of last year’s highlights here at Medgadget was Ford’s endeavor to help track one’s health while cruising down the freeway. It became a huge player in in-car health management back in May when it announced a partnership with Medtronic and […]

http://www.ama-assn.org/amednews/2012/01/23/bisd0123.htm Health plans are moving past the “basics” of taking insurance functions mobile and developing wellness and diagnostic apps. By EMILY BERRY, amednews staff. Posted Jan. 23, 2012. Now that the largest health plans have mobile sites and common capabilities for members to look up a physician’s address, display a member card or […]

Gizmodo.com offers an exhaustive look at the coolest robots at the 2012 CES – with many of the most innovative contenders found in the digital health area.

Nextgov.com talks about Ford’s new Sync automotive interactive computer system, and its associated  health and wellness mobile apps. Ford was on hand at the 2012 CES Digital Health Summit to talk about Sync.

http://healthitupdate.nextgov.com/2012/01/if_you_have_to_sit.php If you have to sit in traffic, you might as well do something to improve your health. At the Digital Health Summit during this month’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Ford Motor Company promoted mobile health apps enabled by its Sync computer system. Ford announced partnerships with Microsoft […]

http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2012/01/robot-report-25-new-consumer-robots-from-ces/ Consumer robotics represented a small part of CES but had the same combination of glitz, glamour, marvellous stuff, misrepresentation, uninspiring products and hidden gems, just like the rest of the show. Let’s take a closer look at the latest in home robots designed for fun, education, cleaning, flying and […]

http://www.pcworld.com/article/248380/fitness_tech_flexes_its_muscles.html This year will see an unprecedented number of gadgets dedicated to tracking your activity, sleep, and other habits. By Edward N. Albro, PCWorld Jan 19, 2012 6:00 pm This is an intervention. Your friends in the tech industry are concerned about your health. They’re worried about how much (or little) exercise […]

http://www.ebnonline.com/author.asp?section_id=1059&doc_id=237970&itc=ebnonline_gnews One would expect that at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) we would have been treated to cutting-edge advancements that demonstrate how companies can harness their technology to meet the needs of an evolving patient-centric healthcare industry — and we did. What caught my eye was the launch of a […]

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2012-01-11/news/30618041_1_heart-rate-hearing-device-hearing-aid The latest and greatest in health-related technology is on display at the Consumer Electronics Show, including a therapy robot, tiny hearing aids and a home monitoring system that have been named most innovative in the health and wellness sector, among other products at this year’s show. Except where noted, […]

http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode.cfm?id=digital-healthcare-puts-control-in-12-01-19 Digital health care apps, especially via smart phones, are offering users unprecedented control over their health behaviors. Larry Greenemeier reports For years, do-it-yourself health care meant looking up your symptoms on WebMD. But smart phones are extending our control, with apps that let people plan and track workouts, monitor important […]

Ford’s research collaboration on health and wellness monitoring technology for the automobile on TechGuideOnline.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/danmunro/2012/01/16/healthcare-delivers-technical-knockout-at-ces/ For those who don’t know boxing, there are three ways a fight ends.  The first is a clear knockout, the second is by vote of ringside judges and the third is when the referee in the ring ends the fight.  This last one is known as a technical knockout […]

MedCity covers Digital Health from United Health Care’s hard-to-miss presence though innovative companies like ValenCell – which measures physiological data with a device placed in the ear.

http://www.techdigest.tv/2012/01/ces_2012_-_how.html So you think medical and health gadgets a bit gimmicky? Well maybe, but they may have already saved one life. In a keynote speech at CES 2012 Dr. Eric Topol, the chief academic officer of Scripps Health told a story about how he was able to use a software called […]

http://seniorcarecorner.com/promise-of-ces-2012-better-lives-for-seniors-and-their-loved-ones Podcast: Play in new window | Download The biggest and best-attended International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) so far also held the most promise for improving the health, safety, comfort and enjoyment of the lives of seniors and their loved ones. At the same time, the technology industry in general is still […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/mymedicalrecordscom-collaborates-with-ng-connect-in-the-teleconsult-healthcare-concept-2012-01-10?reflink=MW_news_stmp MMRGlobal’s Personal Health Record Featured in ng Connect Showcase at CES in Las Vegas January 10-13   LOS ANGELES, CA, Jan 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — MMRGlobal, Inc. MMRF +0.23% , a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHR), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for […]

http://www.telepresenceoptions.com/2012/01/how_to_crash_ces_with_vgo_tele/   The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is always a blast. Unfortunately, other projects kept me from attending this year but I still wanted to get a feel for the show other than simply following David Danto’s booth-by-booth highlights via Twitter. Since I always like to drink the telepresence […]

http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/01/18/a-medical-device-right-out-of-science-fiction/   It sounds like the stuff of fiction — a device that scans a patient and renders a sophisticated medical diagnosis. Scanadu wants to make it a reality. By Richard Nieva, contributor FORTUNE — There will be no robot doctors in the future — at least not if Scanadu […]

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2398817,00.asp The device can sequence an entire human genome in just eight hours. LAS VEGAS—There’s really only one question people ask about CES: What is the coolest thing you saw? Everyone asks—vendors, the press, and the taxi cab drivers that take you back to your hotel in the middle of […]

http://www.forbes.com/sites/markpmills/2012/01/18/with-the-tricorder-x-prize-qualcomm-launches-the-new-era-of-metadata-medicine/ What do cadavers, Tricorders and Qualcomm have in common?  Only the biggest thing that’s happening in medical technology these days. And it’s not happening in a pharmaceutical research lab or at the National Institutes of Health, but at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. With the glitzy Vegas-style keynote announcement […]

http://www.businessinsider.com/digital-device-manifesto-2012-1 Denise Lee Yohn, Brand as Business Bites | Jan. 19, 2012, 7:33 AM Denise Lee Yohn is a brand consultant, speaker and writer. The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) can be an intoxicating experience.  Drinking in all the devices on the show floor, it’s easy to be dazzled by cool features, brilliant designs, […]

http://www.informationweek.com/news/healthcare/mobile-wireless/232500114 Automaker updates in-car health monitoring via Sync system, adds partnerships with Microsoft, Healthrageous. By Neil Versel InformationWeekJanuary 19, 2012 12:10 PM   The Ford Motor Co. is refining its in-vehicle health monitoring initiative with some new partnerships and a new catch phrase, though most of the activity is on the consumer […]

http://informationweek.com/news/healthcare/mobile-wireless/232500108 Federal Medicare program for seniors and disabled Americans currently does not reimburse for most telehealth, care coordination, and home monitoring services, but that could change soon. The federal Medicare program for seniors and disabled Americans currently does not reimburse for most telehealth, care coordination, and home monitoring services, but […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/16016/sculley-domain-expertise-just-as-critical-as-technology-in-healthcare/#more-16016 Mobile and wireless health are trying hard to win over a public that at best is skeptical, but more likely has no idea what this stuff actually is. As I argued in my previous column, most people don’t get the whole concept of connected health, but explaining it in simple […]

http://mhealthwatch.com/ford-microsoft-announce-alliance-to-explore-in-car-health-at-cess-digital-health-summit-18604/ Ford has made it clear that it’s interested in exploring in-car healthcare technology, and during a keynote address at the Digital Health Summit announced a new alliance with Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects to explore new ways to leverage technology to help people monitor and maintain health and wellness […]

http://www.dailytech.com/CES+2012+Qualcomm+Announces+10M+USD+Tricorder+XPrize/article23751.htm Soon you may not have to go to the doctor to get an accurate diagnosis Dr. Eric Topol, the chief academic officer ofScripps Health took to the stage with Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) Chairman and CEO Dr. Paul Jacobs, to talk ARM and smartphone’s emerging roles as medical tools.   […]

http://www.stsiweb.org/index.php/news_events/detail/dr._topol_delivers_ces_2012_digital_health_summit_talk Jan 12, 2012 Wednesday’s opening panel discussion was chock-full of soundbites from Scripps Translational Science Institute Chief Academic Officer Topol, Life Technologies CEO Greg Lucier — who said technology is moving medicine into the “genetic age” — and UnitedHealth Group Chief of Medical Affairs Reed Tuckson, who described the […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/trekkies-rejoice-qualcomm-and-x-prize-offer-10-million-for-real-life-tricorder/?edition=medical-devices Qualcomm Foundation and the X Prize Foundation are challenging technology and medical innovators to develop a real-life mobile tricorder that can diagnose 15 diseases without any poking, prodding or invasive tests. For those unfamiliar with the tricorder, it’s a scanning device used by the Star Trek characters Bones and Spock in […]

http://mhealthwatch.com/ces-continua-health-alliance-members-demo-mhealth-devices-integrate-bluetooth-hdp-nfc-18598/ The Continua Health Alliance and several of its member companies were in attendance at this year’s CES to show off a variety of innovative personal connected health devices — some of which leveraging new technology such as the Bluetooth Health Device Profile (HDP) and NFC. The alliance had a large […]

http://popperandco.com/2012/01/life-science-takeaways-from-jpm12-onemedforum-ces-digital-health-summit/ January 17th, 2012Posted by Caroline Popper, M.D., M.P.H. On the heels of our team’s attendance at some key conferences over the last several days, I had a chance to talk with my colleagues. Shane Climie attended the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, Ken Walz participated in OneMedForum (across the street from the […]

http://www.pcworld.com/article/248206/gadgets_for_the_healthconscious.html By Christina DesMarais, PCWorld Jan 14, 2012 9:46 AM Jillian Michaels at CES (Source: Jamie Allen Larson)Gadgets for health-conscious consumers abound. The 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has wrapped up, but not before 153,000 people tread its floors covering the equivalent of 35 football fields of exhibits. For days […]

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13579_3-57358392-37/sculley-happy-jobs-biography-cleared-up-myths/ Steve Jobs and John Sculley back in the day. (Credit: ZDNet) John Sculley and Steve Jobs had a “terrific relationship when things were going well,” the one-time Apple CEO told the BBC in an interview published yesterday. Although he said he hadn’t read Walter Issacson’s biography on the late Apple […]

http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/17/health/ces-health-gadget-roundup/index.html (CNN) — Connectivity was the name of the game at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, held last week in Las Vegas — especially when it came to health-related products. From cloud-connected scales to music-connected sex toys, these gadgets rose above the rest as those that might really help you […]

http://www.forbes.com/sites/tomiogeron/2012/01/15/fitbit-aria-wi-fi-scale-tracks-your-weight-in-the-cloud-ces/ Startup Fitbit originally started out making a small device called the FitBit Ultra that tracks your steps and miles walked each day. At CES, the company launchedFitbit Aria, a Wi-Fi Smart Scale. Not just a scale, the device records your weight, body fat percentage and body mass index, and wirelessly […]

http://www.informationweek.com/news/healthcare/leadership/232400350 IT companies need to better understand the healthcare industry before they can change it, former Apple CEO tells CES audience. By Neil Versel InformationWeekJanuary 13, 2012 02:39 PM   Former Apple and PepsiCo CEO John Sculley, now an investor in several healthcare companies, believes in the power of consumer-facing IT to […]

http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/281056/20120112/apple-jobs-sculley-ces-health-care-gates.htm By DAVID ZIELENZIGER January 12, 2012 5:51 PM EST LAS VEGAS — Former Apple CEO John Sculley called Thursday for “disruptive technologies” to determine how to marry health care with emerging computer and telecommunications technologies. “I can’t do much about health care reform, but I can do something about health […]

http://allthingsd.com/20120117/ces-hangover-what-you-might-have-missed/ The Consumer Electronics Show is over. We came, we saw, we conquered … but we couldn’t possibly write about every one of the more than 20,000 products showcased in Las Vegas last week. Here are a handful that stood out at the show: Nintendo Wii UThe gaming company didn’t […]

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-16538745 Apple’s former chief executive John Sculley is perhaps best known as the man who first mentored and then clashed with Steve Jobs, leading to the late co-founder’s exit from the firm in 1985. Mr Sculley was ultimately forced out himself by Apple’s board in 1993. Since then he been […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/do-new-diabetes-weight-loss-devices-really-help-only-if-they-deliver-more-than-data/ By far, consumer health and fitness apps and devices ruled the exhibitor floor at the 2012 Digital Health Summit. But arguably the second-most popular theme for new digital health technology was diabetes and obesity-management platforms and devices. There are already hundreds of diabetes-related apps and devices on the market that […]

http://www.ihealthbeat.org/articles/2012/1/12/groups-form-alliance-to-research-incar-health-monitoring-technology.aspx Ford, Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects have announced a partnership to study how individuals can use monitoring technology in their vehicles to manage their health and wellness, Healthcare IT News reports (Healthcare IT News, 1/12). Healthrageous is a developer of online mobile health applications and BlueMetal Architects is an interactive design […]

http://www.nasdaq.com/article/ces-2012-ford-microsoft-partner-to-promote-mobile-health-platform-20120117-01049 Two of the world’s biggest companies are coming together to advance the field of digital health care, it was announced at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show. Ford and Microsoft, along with partners Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects are working on research technology to help people monitor and maintain health […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/15996/ces-pro-athletes-may-hold-key-to-wider-patient-engagement/ Want to empower consumers to improve healthcare and their own health status? Build a Tricorder and convince youngsters to “be like Mike.” Those were the takeaways from a high-level session featuring Dr. Leslie Saxon of the University of Southern California Center for Body Computing and Qualcomm’s Don Jones at the […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/3-cool-health-products-you-may-have-missed-at-ces-2012/?edition=hospitals Behind the highly visible displays of success and influence in the healthcare space at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show — like UnitedHealth Group‘s two-part, walk-through exhibit space and Qualcomm’s ever-present sponsor signage — there were a few modest young companies showing off their innovative technologies. Here are three that managed […]

http://www.tecca.com/news/2012/01/17/ces-2012-health-gadgets-go-high-tech/ This year in Las Vegas, a wave of electronics aim to help you get fit and stay healthy by Elizabeth Harper Filed under: News | Portable Devices When you think of technology, chances are you think of a computer, tablet, smartphone, or some other high-tech gizmo. But technology is popping up everywhere, […]

http://www.forbes.com/sites/danmunro/2012/01/16/healthcare-delivers-technical-knockout-at-ces/ Dan Munro, Contributor For those who don’t know boxing, there are three ways a fight ends.  The first is a clear knockout, the second is by vote of ringside judges and the third is when the referee in the ring ends the fight.  This last one is known as […]

Tour of the newest sports tech gear from CES showfloor via Men’s Journal

http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2012/01/11/ford-microsoft-vendors-collaborate-for-in-car-health-research/ LAS VEGAS –  Ford, Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects announced an alliance Wednesday to research technology to help people monitor and maintain health and wellness while on the move. The alliance was unveiled during the “Doctor in Your Car” keynote address at the Digital Health Summit at the International CES. “People […]

http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://social.ford.com/our-articles/auto-show-coverage/2012-ces/how-a-car-might-help-you-manage-your-health/&ct=ga&cad=CAQQARgBIAIoATABOAFAuJu7-ARIAVgAYgVlbi1VUw&cd=nxQeGq61ZTI&usg=AFQjCNFgEcXqNKW4QOd0o7NL8uWNdHiwpA January 11th, 2012 Until recently, in-car health was not something you heard much about. However, as we spend more time in our cars, and as people become more involved with monitoring their own health, your car may become a very natural place to continue to monitor key indicators important […]

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1EN6yezRKA CLick through for video. At the Digital Health Summit at 2012 CES, Amy Tendrich, founder and editor of DiabetesMine, talks about what makes a mobile app for diabetes successful.  

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/gadgetreviews/ces-2012-or-please-stop-announcing-smartphones-and-tablets/28770 By Ricardo Bilton | January 11, 2012, 3:00am PST Summary: With the yearly flood of half-baked gadgets, the Consumer Electronics Show has become harder to get excited about. Where does the trade show go from here? If there is one thing that this year’s CES has taught me so far, it’s […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/15749/lg-taps-independa-to-bring-health-app-to-tvs/ At CES this week Independa announced plans to bring its health and social engagement platform, Angela, to senior communities through a pilot with LG Electronics’ US-based R&D subsidiary, Zenith. The company also demonstrated a version of Angela that runs on iPhones and iPads — up until now the software […]

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http://seniorhousingnews.com/2012/01/12/senior-care-technology-review-2012-international-ces-more/ It’s 2012, and new advances in senior care technology are being made every day. The Consumer Electronic Association’s 2012 International CES, the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, was held this year in Las Vegas, Nevada, and debuted new devices and emerging technology. Here are a few things that made a […]

http://ces.cnet.com/8301-33373_1-57357544/basis-band-monitor-lets-you-follow-your-heart/ LAS VEGAS–If you’ve been pining for a continuous heart rate monitor that doesn’t strap onto (and continually pinch or slide down) your chest, the new company Basis Science may have just the solution for you, and it doubles as a sleek little watch. The Basis Band is due out […]

http://www.forbes.com/sites/mobiledia/2012/01/11/ces-2012-measure-your-blood-sugar-wirelessly/ A wireless glucose meter reached the semi-finals in the “Last Gadget Standing” competition at CES, showcasing the growing consumer appeal of mobile health devices. Want more CES 2012 coverage? Check out our roundup of the best gadgets at the show. The Telcare company’s BGM is the world’s first cellular-enabled glucose […]

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/ces/consumer-electronics-show-names-innovate-health-products-article-1.1004561?localLinksEnabled=false   BASIS The Basis wrist-worn health tracker earned a top nod from CES this week as an innovative health product. The latest and greatest in health-related technology is on display at the Consumer Electronics Show, including a therapy robot, tiny hearing aids and a home monitoring system that have been named most innovative […]

http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=218116 Of stylish gadgets, promising technologies and scintillating stars the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2012 runs from January 10-13, drawing 149,000 attendees to more than 2,700 exhibitors. The tech trade show held each January in the Las Vegas Convention Center, CES is the hub where thousands of devices and […]

http://www.ihealthbeat.org/articles/2012/1/12/groups-form-alliance-to-research-incar-health-monitoring-technology.aspx Ford, Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects have announced a partnership to study how individuals can use monitoring technology in their vehicles to manage their health and wellness, Healthcare IT News reports (Healthcare IT News, 1/12). Healthrageous is a developer of online mobile health applications and BlueMetal Architects is an interactive design […]

http://www.autos.ca/general-news/fords-of-the-future-could-monitor-your-health Las Vegas, Nevada – Ford vehicles in the future could help monitor your health. Ford, Microsoft and Healthrageous are researching how connected devices can help people monitor and maintain their health and wellness, the companies announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The prototype system uses Ford […]

http://www.dailypress.com/health/health-notes-blog/dp-health-notes-the-car-that-cares-20120111,0,872.story Today, Jan. 11, Ford, Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects announced an alliance to research technology to help people monitor and maintain health and wellness while on the move. Here’s the release announcing the new partnership: “The alliance was unveiled during the “Doctor in Your Car” keynote address at the Digital […]

http://www.physorg.com/news/2012-01-ford-collaborates-microsoft-in-car-health.html Trends show people are spending more time in their cars; this new alliance is examining how to extend health management into the personal vehicle in a nonintrusive way The prototype system developed by BlueMetal Architects leverages FordSYNC® technology, Microsoft HealthVault, Windows Azure and the interactive services Healthrageous provides in conjunction with compatible […]

http://www.fiercehealthit.com/story/ford-finds-partners-quest-complete-health-monitoring-car/2012-01-12 The Ford Motor Company has enlisted some new partners in its drive toward developing a car that monitors the health of its owner. The group will work together to improve and build on the prototype mobile health management system that debuted at a recent wireless health conference. The alliance, which […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/15797/microsoft-healthrageous-join-ford-to-research-in-car-health-monitoring/ Ford Motor Co. is building on its in-car health monitoring initiative by teaming with Microsoft and Healthrageous to research how people can monitor their health and promote wellness with connected devices while in their vehicles. The companies are taking advantage of the spotlight at the massive 2012 International CES […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/digital-health-summit-a-consumer-health-revolution-will-lead-us-into-genetic-age/?edition=health-it   Lucier, Tuckson and Topol in a panel discussion led by NPR journalist Ira Flatlow. Dr. Eric Topol is hoping the Digital Health Summit at CES will kickstart a consumer health revolution needed to improve patient access to information and drive down healthcare costs. Wednesday’s opening panel discussion was […]

http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Health-Care-IT/Sprint-Ideal-Life-Unveil-Remote-Health-Monitoring-Device-at-CES-120182 Remote health monitoring company Ideal Life is demonstrating a cellular device that sends patient data to the cloud over Sprint’s network. At the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Sprint and remote-monitoring device manufacturer Ideal Life are exhibiting a cellular device called the Pod to help consumers manage chronic […]

http://gigaom.com/mobile/ces-trend-digital-health-gadgets-galore/ Amongst the expected rows of new televisions, computers, phones and tablets at the Consumer Electronics Show is a growing number of healthy gadgets. These vary in form and function, but nearly all of them share some common elements: Connectivity, mobile applications and social aspects. These devices are no longer the […]

http://davidleescher.com/2012/01/10/decreasing-digital-and-health-divides/ With the opening of the Digital Health Summit as part of the Computer Electronics Show today, I am embracing the term digital health in substitution of mHealth.  This is a term which embraces more than the portability or wireless mode of data transmission.  It includes all things digital including […]

http://www.sddt.com/News/article.cfm?SourceCode=20120110czn&_t=San+Diegobased+companies+unveil+new+products+at+CES The biggest names in consumer technology have descended on Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which runs until Jan. 13. Such innovations as the VCR, CD player and DVD have debuted at the event, held by the Consumer Electronics Association. Among those unveiling new products and partnerships […]

http://www.sacbee.com/2012/01/10/4176604/independa-and-lg-team-to-provide.html Alliance Extends Independa Integrated CloudCare Solutions to LG Pro:Centric TVs for Long-Term Care Facilities Published: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 – 7:08 am LAS VEGAS, Jan. 10, 2012 – /PRNewswire/ – Nearly 1 in 8 Americans are age 65 or older, with higher percentages in countries such as Japan, South Korea and the United […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/x-prize-foundation-and-qualcomm-foundation-set-to-revolutionize-healthcare-with-launch-of-10-million-qualcomm-tricorder-x-prize-2012-01-10?reflink=MW_news_stmp Global Incentivized Competition Looks to Integrate Technology Advancements to Enable Diagnosis on Mobile Devices, Giving Consumers Access to Healthcare in the Palm of Their Hand LAS VEGAS, NV, Jan 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — The X PRIZE Foundation and Qualcomm Foundation today announced the launch of the $10 […]

http://3d-car-shows.com/2012/major-trends-at-ces-unveiled-tablets-smartphones-solar-charging-devices-and-digital-health-products/ Pre-CES media events, including CES Unveiled: The Official Press Event of CES, revealed innovation at every turn. At the sold-out CES Unveiled event, a record number of 78 exhibiting companies drew the highest media attendance in Unveiled history. With companies including Cobra Electronics, DISH Network, Lenovo, LG and Onstar, […]

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http://www.vanguardngr.com/2012/01/20000-new-products-showcase-at-technology-trade/ By Emeka AginamMore than 3,100 companies are currently showcasing their latest innovative products and services at the ongoing world’s largest consumer technology trade show holding in Las Vegas, the United States of America. “With more than 3,100 companies showcasing more than 20,000 new products, the 2012 International CES is […]

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2398617,00.asp LAS Vegas—PCMag.com has tested BodyMedia’s arm-band monitors in the past, but the company is showing something new at CES 2012—an adhesive patch that you glue to your skin and don’t take off for seven days. The patch records more than 5,000 data points every minute, including calorie burn, steps […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/15669/bodymedia-to-offer-disposable-health-tracking-patch/ At CES (the Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, BodyMedia announced plans to offer a disposable, peel-and-stick, biometric patch developed in conjunction with medical device company Avery Dennison. The companies expect the device to be used in preliminary evaluations for weight management. (Notably, BodyMedia has an existing relationship with […]

http://medgadget.com/2012/01/fitness-trackers-and-hearing-aids-receive-top-honors-at-ces-2012.html The 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas kicks off today, but the recipients of this year’s annual CES Innovations Awards have already been announced. As in past years, one of the award categories includes innovations in health and wellness. Like last year, hearing aids were notable in the […]

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/ces-2012-qualcomm-implementing-augmented-reality-on-education-gadgets/66560 Summary: Qualcomm goes all business-like at the Consumer Electronics Show with integration on education and healthcare products. LAS VEGAS — When it comes to Qualcomm, the Snapdragon chip family tends to steal the media spotlight with plenty of placement on fancy new smartphones and tablets. But Qualcomm managed to turn the focus […]

http://tabtimes.com/news/ittech-manufacturers/2012/01/10/ces-2012-qualcomm-and-partners-show-range-mobile-advances   Mobile used to be about putting a PC in your pocket or backpack. It still is all that, but tech advances are bringing a whole new range of applications uniquely suited to the mobile form factor from smartphones to tablets. LAS VEGAS — Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs, gave […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/unitedhealth-group-announces-new-strategic-partnerships-with-mobile-health-technology-firms-2012-01-09 CareSpeak Communications, Lose It! and Fitbit offer mobile technologies designed to help improve and enhance consumers’ health and well-being MINNETONKA, Minn., Jan 09, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — –CEOs of these three companies to present at UnitedHealth Group’s exhibitor booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/live-coverage-of-the-ces-2012-digital-health-summit-coming-this-week/ Las Vegas isn’t exactly a medical city. But over the next four days, Sin City will transform into one of the most exciting places for digital healthand wellness innovation as entrepreneurs and enthusiasts flock to the two-day Digital Health Summit at the Consumer Electronics Show to get a taste of what’s coming in […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/15690/basis-previews-its-health-dashboard-at-ces/ At CES this week Basis previewed its online portal, a dashboard for its upcoming Basis B1 band wrist-worn device. The dashboard displays the information collected by the device, including calories burned, steps taken, and hours slept, which it also rolls into a number of “points” for an overall index number […]

http://news.investors.com/Article/597171/201201091818/health-and-fitness-gadgets-at-ces.htm?src=HPLNews LAS VEGAS — Selling big-screen TVs and entertainment systems to couch potatoes has been the bread and butter of the consumer electronics industry for years. Now, a host of upstart companies want to serve a helping of vegetables to those consumers in the form of health-and-fitness gadgets. These companies […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ces-2012-zomm-captures-three-innovation-awards-for-lifestyle-connect-a-next-generation-personal-safety-solution-2012-01-09 Utilizing the Latest Bluetooth Technology, Lifestyle Connect Relays Health Information from Monitoring Solutions to a Trusted Network of People and Professionals, Providing Immediate Medical Assistance LAS VEGAS, Jan 09, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — ZOMM, LLC ( www.zomm.com ), a global technology company and developer of the world’s first Wireless […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/global-appliance-leader-committed-to-evolution-of-the-smart-appliance-2012-01-09 Whirlpool Brand to Introduce Connected Appliances in 2012; Answer Consumer Call for Monitoring LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Whirlpool Corporation WHR -1.67% continues to be committed to providing consumers technology with purpose. Today, the convergence of technology with everyday household appliances is evolving to optimize energy consumption […]

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/local-firms-make-the-trek-to-the-international-consumer-electronics-show/2012/01/06/gIQAfWzqjP_story.html By Steven Overly, Published: January 8 The Washington region isn’t exactly known for its consumer electronics. Though the region ranks among the top markets for technology talent, those skills more often are applied to fields such as information technology, cybersecurity and software. But the region will not go unrepresented at this year’s […]

http://www.hindustantimes.com/technology/PersonalTech-Updates/Glucose-meters-go-high-tech-at-this-year-s-CES/SP-Article1-793571.aspx Announced last week, a new wireless glucometer — an instrument diabetics use to measure the sugar in their blood — will launch at CES in Las Vegas this week, making it reportedly the first of its kind in the US to instantly transmit health data to your iPhone. Announced […]

http://www.tulsaworld.com/business/article.aspx?subjectid=52&articleid=20120109_52_A9_CUTLIN578408 LAS VEGAS – When Tulsa-based ZOMM attended its first Consumer Electronics Show in 2010, its inaugural device, the Wireless Leash, won an Innovation Award. This year, their new device, the Lifestyle Connect, got a different reception, said Henry Penix, co-founder of the company. “We won three Innovation Awards this year,” he […]

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-16469003 By Leo KelionTechnology reporter, BBC News, Las Vegas Waterproof smartphones are not the only innovations making a splash at the three-day event The first technologies have been unveiled at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Waterproof smartphone coatings, diet-aiding armbands and a social network that warns drivers of […]

Greenville, SC / Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 09, 2012 While many family members express doubt about the acceptance of technology by their senior loved ones, Senior Care Corner knows that technology can improve the lives of both the seniors and their families. It is that potential in technology – […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/mobile-health-is-dead-call-it-digital-health-every-time/ I purged one phrase from my vocabulary this year: new media (I now start with “digital”). What’s so new about 10-year-old blogs? Now I’m nixing another phrase and you should, too. The term is mobile health. Let’s always call the medical revolution digital health, dump the mobile and keep moving […]

http://embedded-computing.com/see-health-technology-action-ces-2012 LAS VEGAS–Continua Health Alliance and member companies AnyDATA, Bluegiga, Freescale, Nonin, Renesas, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments (TI) and Wind River will demonstrate personal connected health solutions Jan. 10-13 at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Visit us in the North Hall Digital Health Summit (Booth #3027), […]

http://www.engadget.com/2012/01/08/zomm-announces-the-lifestyle-connect-keeps-your-trusted-friends/ The folks that developed the Wireless Leash Plus, keeping your iPhone close at hand via Bluetooth, have taken the personal security bit of that device a step further. ZOMM has outed the Lifestyle Connect, a personal security monitor that alerts someone from your network of trusted pals in the event of an […]

http://www.prlog.org/11766271-ces-2012-xanatemedia-to-cover-digital-health-summit-silvers-summit-and-more.html PRLog (Press Release) - Jan 07, 2012 – XanateMedia.com, publisher of ACOwatch.com, IllustratorsJournal.com, JustOncology.com and SurfGeek.tv will be on site at the CES 2012 mega event held in Las Vegas, California. We’ll cover the following key events: Digital Health Summt, Silvers Summit, The Tweet House Presents: Social Media Success Stories, as […]

http://www.leparisien.fr/high-tech/les-dernieres-technologies-dans-le-domaine-sante-et-forme-mises-en-valeur-au-ces-de-las-vegas-21-12-2011-1779921.php Les nouvelles technologies dans les domaines de la médecine, de la santé et de la forme seront exposées du 10 au 13 janvier au Consumer Electronics Show (CES) de Las Vegas, qui leur a attribué quatre “TechZones”. En 2012, le célèbre salon consacré aux technologies grande consommation réserve un étage entier aux […]

http://articles.businessinsider.com/2012-01-03/strategy/30583222_1_jc-penney-dragon-online-business 2012, according to the Chinese calendar, is the Year of the Dragon.  In Chinese tradition, each year is dedicated to a specific animal and predictions for 2012 are for a dragon-like year of excitement, unpredictability, exhilaration, and intensity. With this expectation in mind, I’ve selected several brands to keep my eye […]

http://www.eetimes.com/electronics-blogs/other/4233885/-Five-important-stories-to-track-during-CES-2012 Kumu Puri 1/4/2012 6:14 PM EST 1.    Ultrabook Mania to Push Back Against Tablet Mania If the last Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2011) was the year of the tablet, the ultrabook is shaping up to be a CES 2012 show stopper. Ultrabooks are an increasingly competitive  product category of […]

http://www.upi.com/Business_News/Consumer-Corner/2012/01/08/Consumer-Corner-New-tech-toys-abound-at-the-Consumer-Electronics-Show/UPI-84341326017700/ Love it or hate it, technology is here to stay, and this week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is the place to see what will be making your life easier — or more frustrating — in coming months. The annual trade show runs Tuesday through Friday at the […]

http://mobihealthnews.com/15605/telcares-wireless-glucometer-to-launch-next-week/ Walt Mossberg, technology columnist for the Wall Street Journal, broke the news this morning that Telcare’s cellular-enabled blood glucose meter will become commercially available next week. (Assumedly timed to launch at CES, the big consumer tech event in Las Vegas.) Mossberg, who has Type 2 diabetes, also gave the device […]

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/1/prweb9083424.htm Telcare blood glucose meter is the first mHealth medical device to compete successfully in the fiercely competitive world of Consumer Electronics Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) January 06, 2012 The Telcare BGM®, the world’s first cellular-enabled, FDA-cleared glucose meter has reached the semi-finals of the[Last Gadget Standing competition at CES in […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/new-7-day-body-monitor-patch-from-bodymedia-avery-dennison-medical-solutions-will-aid-in-wellness-initiatives-including-weight-management-2012-01-05 Delivers Wearable Sensor Technology in Small, Affordable Form Factor for Short-Term Use PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO, Jan 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — In a new advance in remote body monitoring, BodyMedia and Avery Dennison Medical Solutions, a business unit of Avery Dennison Corporation AVY +1.23% , today announced the development of a […]

http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/blog/innovation/2012/01/bodymedia-to-unveil-new-system-at-ces.html Malia Spencer   Reporter - Pittsburgh Business Times Ahead of next week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas (the annual new gadgetfest in the desert), Downtown Pittsburgh-based BodyMedia Inc . said it plans to showcase a new wearable sensor worn as a patch designed to monitor health and wellness in the short-term. The […]

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/01/apps-ces-2012/ Typically, when one speaks of the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the conversation evokes imagery of a sprawling arena filled with booth upon booth of hardware. But hardware isn’t everything this year. CES 2012 will be the first CES where apps show up in a major way. Every […]

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/2012/01/06/scientific-american-previews-the-2012-consumer-electronics-show-ces/   Attending the annualInternational Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is like walking along a loud, crowded boardwalk on a hot summer day. There may not be much sun or sand, but amongst the thousands of tech peddlers who flock there each January, you’ll find no shortage of […]

http://developer.sonyericsson.com/wp/events/ces-2012/   The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held in Las Vegas, Nevada, is the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, and the largest US tradeshow of any kind. CES connects the global market of consumer electronics and fosters industry growth and innovation. Approximately 200 sessions and 500 expert speakers will be […]

http://connectedhealthstore.com/fitness-gadgets-2/419/5-digital-health-trends-were-expecting-to-see-at-ces.html January 5th, 2012 | Add a Comment Every year the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which takes place in Las Vegas during January, showcases the newest and most innovative tech products from all over the globe. Home cinema systems, cars, giant speakers, personal safety devices, software, computers the list really could go […]

http://mhealthinsight.com/2012/01/02/ces-digital-health-event-doubles-in-size-increases-mhealth-focus/ On 11-12 January 2012 the Digital Health Summit takes place at theConsumer Electronics Show (10-13 January) in Las Vegas and it’s great to see it’s been expanded to run over 2 days (in 2011 it was only a single day event and in 2010 it was much smaller and shared with […]

http://www.emrandhipaa.com/emr-and-hipaa/2012/01/05/healthcare-invades-ces-digital-health-summit/ I’ve seen this coming over the past couple years of attending CES (Consumer Electronics Show). Yes, one of the real advantages I have of living in Las Vegas is all the amazing conferences that I get to attend. CES is one of those conferences. If you thought HIMSS was […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ieee-experts-predict-12-consumer-technology-trends-for-2012-at-ces-2012-01-05 Constant Connectivity, the Cloud and Consumerization of IT Will Change How We Work, Play and Live PISCATAWAY, N.J., Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional association, goes beyond the marketing spin at next week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to highlight 12 top consumer […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/audax-healthtm-launches-carevergetm-to-make-personal-health-management-easy-2012-01-05 Careverge Joins Social Networking, Online Gaming and Healthcare to Give Consumers More Control of their Health and Reduce Healthcare Costs   WASHINGTON, Jan 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Audax Health(TM) today announced the launch of Careverge(TM), a brand new, end-to-end digital health destination that connects consumers with personalized tools […]

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/see-continua-personal-connected-health-technology-in-action-at-ces-2012-2012-01-05 Continua Health Alliance Will Demonstrate Products Designed to Empower Individuals and Organizations to Better Manage Health and Wellness Anytime, Anywhere LAS VEGAS, Jan 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Continua Health Alliance and member companies AnyDATA, Bluegiga, Freescale, Nonin, Renesas, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments (TI) and Wind River will demonstrate personal […]

http://sports.tmcnet.com/news/2012/01/04/6029992.htm The show’s Digital Health and Sport & Fitness TechZone, featuring more than a dozen companies, will take up more than 15,000 square feet of floor space, offering everything from simple pedometers to 24-hour wearable health monitors. One such product is BodyMedia’s Fit Body system, which monitors and tracks calories […]

http://www.eetimes.com/electronics-blogs/other/4233885/-Five-important-stories-to-track-during-CES-2012 Kumu Puri 1/4/2012 6:14 PM EST 1.    Ultrabook Mania to Push Back Against Tablet Mania   If the last Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2011) was the year of the tablet, the ultrabook is shaping up to be a CES 2012 show stopper. Ultrabooks are an increasingly competitive  product category […]

http://ceshealth.com/2011/12/sneak-preview-of-2012-digital-health-summit-with-organizer-jill-gilbert/ Beyond our own booth on the CES show floor, UnitedHealth Group executives will participate in two CES summits this year – the Silvers Summit and the two-day Digital Health Summit, which focuses on consumer-based health and wellness innovations that meet at the intersection of technology and health care. We chatted with […]

http://www.hometoys.com/hotstories/index.php Two of the 25 TechZones on the showroom floor at the Las Vegas Convention Center will be geared specifically toward digital health, with more than 171 exhibitors showcasing products as part of the Digital Health and Fitness category.  According to a recent survey by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), […]

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ggEDIxFk5yc Our analyst Ben Arnold forecasts some likely trends coming out of the 2012 International CES this year in Las Vegas. For additional thoughts on consumer technology, be sure to check out Ben’s posts on our blog at http://www.npdgroupblog.com/author/benarnold/, and for the wider changes in the connected world, Connected Intelligence athttp://www.connected-intelligence.com/.

Living In Digital Times’ Digital Health Summit at CES is one of the top healthcare innovation conferences not-to-miss this year, according to Medcitynews.com.

According to Forbes, digital health is one of the top 5 “trends to watch” at CES this January. Check it out on Forbes.com

http://allthingsd.com/20111230/at-ces-expect-more-gadgets-telling-you-to-get-off-the-couch/ If your resolutions for the new year include health and fitness goals, several new products showcased at the Consumer Electronics Show in January just might help you get there. Two of the 25 TechZones on the showroom floor at the Las Vegas Convention Center will be geared specifically toward […]

http://www.medcitynews.com/2012/01/5-healthcare-innovation-conferences-starting-2012-you-shouldnt-miss/?edition=health-it As you begin preparations for the new year, you might want to start thinking about where to go to check out new design trends and investment considerations for healthcare and life science startups. Here are some upcoming conferences that focus on innovation, or have innovation as a significant theme. […]

http://www.ehealthreporter.com/en/noticia/verNoticia/663 Health and technology leaders will converge to advance conversation and explore options for digital health during the conferences that will be held into two-day event, 11 and 12 of January 2012. ANT+, Continua Alliance, Ideal Life, Life Technologies, Scientific American and UnitedHealth Group have joined The Digital Health Summit […]

http://seekingalpha.com/news-article/2109891-unitedhealth-group-invites-consumers-to-take-control-of-their-personal-health-at-2012-consumer-electronics-show   MINNETONKA, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– UnitedHealth Group will showcase its latest technology products and services designed to enhance consumers access to care and help improve their health and well-being at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) inLas Vegas, Jan. 10-13. UnitedHealth Groups 3,500-square-foot exhibitor booth will demonstrate how the […]

http://ceshealth.com/2011/12/optumizeme-walking-challenge-returns-to-ces-stay-active-during-the-show-for-a-chance-to-win-an-ipad-2/ After a successful debut last year at CES, we’re bringing back the OptumizeMe Walking Challenge. Powered by the OptumizeMe mobile app, participants are challenged to stay fit at CES and track the number of steps they take during the show. At the end of the show, the 20 walkers who take […]

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2011/12/14/prweb9040816.DTL Keynote will bring together influential and lauded health and technology experts Greg Lucier, Eric J. Topol, M.D. and Reed Tuckson, M.D. to discuss the role of science and technology in shaping the future of digital health Las Vegas (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 The Digital Health Summit at the 2012 […]

http://www.news10.net/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=167448 Ford Motor Company has been announced as the day-one keynote for the Digital Health Summit at the 2012 International CES in Las Vegas in January. The “Doctor in Your Car” keynote will be delivered by Gary Strumolo, Global Manager of Health, Wellness, Interiors and Infotainment for Ford Research and […]

http://www.ageinplacetech.com/pressrelease/grandcare-announces-return-exhibit-ces-2012 West Bend, WI, 2011 – GrandCare Systems announced today that they will exhibit at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) January 9-13th in Las Vegas, NV. GrandCare will showcase their innovative socialization, activity & telehealth remote monitoring technology at the Las Vegas Convention Center, LVCC North Hall Booth 3209.  […]

http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericsavitz/2011/12/21/ces-2012-5-trends-to-watch/ All across the Valley (and the globe, for that matter) technology companies are preparing for the Consumer Electronics Show, which takes place this year during the second week in January, as usual at the Las Vegas Convention Center. While Microsoft today disclosed that it plans to end its active […]

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2010 UnitedHealth Group and ANT+ have joined The Digital Health Summit at the 2011 International CES as platinum sponsors, and Bluetooth SIG, Qualcomm, Ideal Life and Continua Alliance as gold sponsors, the conference organizers announced today. They join the more than 50 sponsors and […]

Friday, December 16th, 2011 Today I saw a special invite for Vegas Tech companies to attend the World Trade Center Breakfast at CES and I was reminded of what a great asset Las Vegas has: amazing conferences. CES is one of the most amazing conferences anywhere. If you want to […]

Written by Stephen WinbaumNovember 25, 2011 The Digital Health Summit, 2012 runs from Wednesday, January 11 to Thursday, January 12, and is part of the larger 2012 Las Vegas International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). This premiere event will expose developers, manufacturers, distributors and service providers to the opportunities, partnerships, business […]

UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INVITES CONSUMERS TO TAKE CONTROL OF THEIR PERSONAL HEALTH AT 2012 CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW Health technology products and services to be showcased in 3,500-square-foot interactive exhibitor booth UnitedHealth Group health experts to speak at Digital Health Summit, Silvers Summit and alongside industry experts in company booth Fun, interactive […]

Now in its third year, groundbreaking conference moves into two-day event; Health and technology leaders will converge to advance conversation and explore options for digital health San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 ANT+, Continua Alliance, Ideal Life, Life Technologies, Scientific American and UnitedHealth Group have joined The Digital Health […]

Consumer Electronics Association (News – Alert) (CEA)® today announced specialized show floor exhibit areas focused on technology innovations in healthcare, fitness and other lifestyle-centric areas at the 2012 International CES (News – Alert) ®. The Digital Health and Sport and Fitness TechZones, produced by Living in Digital Times, is both […]

This year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, January 6-9, will spotlight mobile health innovations at the Digital Health Summit, zeroing in on the burgeoning trend of DIY, at-home medical devices. Industry analysts are expecting these self-monitoring devices, such as smartphones that double as heart rate monitors or […]

As a part of our Tech Podcast Network coverage of CES 2011, we are featuring a daily countdown of interviews, activities, tech zones, conference tracks and keynotes that will be included in our live coverage. Today we look at the Digital Health Summit, the Hot Stuff Awards, and a solid […]

t this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, a Digital Health Summit event highlighted some innovative “game changers” poised to change elder care, implants and medication management. Organizing the Jan. 7 Digital Health Summit were Jill Gilbert, a product strategist and co-founder of elder care resource Gilbert Guide, as […]

We all know that smartphones, tablet computers and big-screen TVs are transforming the workplace and home. But the newest gadgets could also be a tonic for medicine and health care. Cellphones have already proven to be a potent medical instrument in improving patient outcomes. Diabetes patients who are sent videos […]

I attended the Digital Health Summit last friday and had a great time. The room was completely packed with avid listeners. It was standing room only in the back. It was that popular. And for good reason. The Summit covered trending topics like mobile health, remote monitoring, and patient empowerment. […]

Digital health for aging Boomers – the dream becomes real The Digital Health Summit at CES showed how much money is being invested to help the oldest Boomers (who are turning 65 this year) live a whole lot longer. It may finally be working. The Consumer Electronics Show was more […]

Partnering with Microsoft, the Digital Health Summit called attention to consumer innovations such as robotic limbs and smart pills as some of the “game-changing” innovations in health care. – At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, a Digital Health Summit event highlighted some innovative quot;game changers quot; poised […]

THE ANNUAL Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas were displaying the latest innovations on the digital healthcare front. For the second year, organisers staged a full-day Digital Health Summit featuring sessions such as The Doctor in Your Hand: Exploring Mobile Health Options and Does Technology Motivate People to Stay […]

The health Community of South Florida, including Doctors, Nurses, patients and health care providers, got pleasant news from Las Vegas today: Technological advances allow people to manage better their health, according to experts attending the Hall of Electronics at CES in Las Vegas, an annual industry exhibit event relied by […]

Continua Health Alliance and member companies Intel, Trac, Andago, Bluegiga, Texas Instruments (TI) and ZyXEL will demonstrate personal connected health solutions this week at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show Jan. 6-9, 2011. Visit us in the North Hall Digital Health Summit (Booth #2820) to see consumer digital health solutions in […]

Connected health application demos showcase Elbrys’ Secure Personal Sensor software and TI’s telehealth aggregation manager platform based on the AM37x Sitara™ ARM® microprocessor 2011 International CES LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elbrys Networks today announced the availability of its Continua™-Certified™ Secure Personal Sensor software development kit (SDK) as part of a complete, turnkey […]

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lifecomm LLC will unveil its vision for the next generation Mobile Personal Emergency Response System (MPERS) at the Digital Health Summit, 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The stylish, technologically advanced device is expected to be commercially available by the end of 2011. Lifecomm is a joint venture […]

The Digital Health Summit at CES today announced that at this year’s event, it and Microsoft will name the game-changing technologies, products and services in digital health in 2011. PhiloMetron, Proteus Biomedical, Healthsense and Steeper’s BeBionic are among the top companies being honored by Digital Health Summit and Microsoft in […]

Technology companies are getting healthier. And not just their bottom line. The latest innovations on the digital health care front are on display here at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) alongside the newest smartphones, touchscreen tablet computers and 3D television sets. For the second year, organizers staged a full-day […]

Last week at the Consumer Electronics Show I attended two Summits about the convergence of technology and health/fitness/wellness.  So many of the innovations introduced there were exciting and intriguing.   I wanted to share my takeaways about these innovations because they speak to issues that are relevant to all companies which […]

DEERFIELD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The range of ways Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (NASDAQ: WAG) is leveraging technology to make personal health management easier for patients was highlighted today by the company’s chief medical officer, Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH, moderator of the opening panel on the future of digital health at the Consumer Electronics […]

EERFIELD, Ill. â?? Cheryl Pegus, chief medical officer at Walgreen Co., shed light on the drug store chain’s multichannel approach to pharmacy and health care services at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Digital Health Summit. Pegus, who at the summit moderated the opening panel on the future of… SOURCE: http://www.congoo.com/news/2011January7/Walgreens-chief-medical-officer-highlights

DEERFIELD, Ill., Jan. 7, 2011 – The range of ways Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (NASDAQ: WAG) is leveraging technology to make personal health management easier for patients was highlighted today by the company’s chief medical officer, Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH, moderator of the opening panel on the future of digital health […]

The range of ways Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (NASDAQ: WAG) is leveraging technology to make personal health management easier for patients was highlighted today by the company’s chief medical officer, Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH, moderator of the opening panel on the future of digital health at the Consumer Electronics Show’s (CES) […]

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The Digital Health Summit at CES today announced that at this year’s event, it and Microsoft will name the game-changing technologies, products and services in digital health in 2011. PhiloMetron, Proteus Biomedical, Healthsense and Steeper’s BeBionic are among the top companies being honored […]

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lifecomm LLC will unveil its vision for the next generation Mobile Personal Emergency Response System (MPERS) at the Digital Health Summit, 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The stylish, technologically advanced device is expected to be commercially available by the end of 2011. Lifecomm is a joint venture […]

onnected health application demos showcase Elbrys’ Secure Personal Sensor software and TI’s telehealth aggregation manager platform based on the AM37x Sitara™ ARM® microprocessor 2011 International CES LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elbrys Networks today announced the availability of its Continua™-Certified™ Secure Personal Sensor software development kit (SDK) as part of a complete, turnkey […]

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Growing numbers of aging services providers across the United States are choosing Healthsense, Inc.’s state-of-the-art low power Wi-Fi-based safety and wellness monitoring technology to keep seniors secure and independent and reduce the overall cost of care. Healthsense will present its groundbreaking low power Wi-Fi-based technology solution to […]

Continua Health Alliance and member companies Intel, Trac, Andago, Bluegiga, Texas Instruments (TI) and ZyXEL will demonstrate personal connected health solutions this week at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show Jan. 6-9, 2011. Visit us in the North Hall Digital Health Summit (Booth #2820) to see consumer digital health solutions in […]

The big Aging in Place news in 2010 was the release of Aging in Place 2.0 Rethinking Solutions to the Home Care Challenge. MetLife Mature Marketing Institute published the report I wrote to provide us all a starting point for creating the future. That work will continue this year with […]

Technology companies showed off the latest innovations on the digital health care front at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) alongside the newest smartphones, touchscreen tablet computers and 3D television sets. For the second year, organizers staged a full-day “Digital Health Summit” featuring sessions such as “The Doctor in Your […]

Technological advances allow people to communicate anywhere, work more efficiently, but also better manage their health, according to experts attending the Hall of Electronics (CES) in Las Vegas, an annual industry event.  At CES 2011, which ended on Sunday, the organizers offered a true “digital health summit” with debates and […]

For the second consecutive year, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is showcasing the latest innovations in digital healthcare technology. Alongside 3-D televisions, smart phone technology and consumer tablets at the 2011 (CES), organizers staged a full-day “Digital Health Summit” featuring sessions such as “The Doctor in Your Hand: Exploring Mobile […]

Did you enjoy SHN’s review of CES 2011?  If so, check out these follow up pictures from the show floor at CES. Smart Hub TV From Samsung.  The TV’s operating system has hooks into all your favorite web applications.  Some these ‘apps’ are health and wellness oriented. Motorola’s set top […]

Dreams come true, America!  And by America, I mean the 20-50 Americans that hit my site per day, most of whom I know.  MY America.  XOXO So I’m composing this on my flight back from Las Vegas, and it is currently 0400 EST.  Yes, this is a red eye flight, […]

- With the tens of thousands of people attending 2011′s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and hundreds of thousands more tuning into news reports from afar, LUMA Institute feels the need to share some sobering facts about all of the so-called “innovation” being unveiled.   Sobering fact #1: “90% of […]

CNews World LAS VEGAS: Technology companies are getting healthier. And not just their bottom line. The latest innovations on the digital health care front are on display here at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) alongside the newest smartphones, touchscreen tablet computers and 3D television sets. For the second year, […]

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Technology companies showed off the latest innovations on the digital health care front at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) alongside the newest smartphones, touchscreen tablet computers and 3D television sets. For the second year, organizers staged a full-day “Digital Health Summit” featuring sessions such as […]

The consumer electronics trap is set and Baby Boomers are squarely in the crosshairs once you get past the 3-D televisions and tablets. That was my impression after seeing many of the consumer technologies showcased by vendors during the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show this past week in Las Vegas. Besides […]

LAS VEGAS – Mobile technology has become an must-have tool for Walgreens, which bills itself as the nation’s largest drugstore chain. The company now offers mobile applications for iPhone, Android and Blackberry, featuring text alerts for more than 1 million subscribers and a function that allows patients to scan the […]

When we brainstorm with our colleagues at GSW Worldwide we often come up with experiments that we consider big ideas. Circuit for example is one of our big idea experiments. We recorded this idea on video back in May 2010 to share with our global offices and clients in the […]

This is interesting on how healthcare technologies are following us everywhere, even to CES, as much of the new technology is consumer medical devices.  Part of the convention included a Digital Health Summit meeting and the press release originated from that area.  Walgreens had enabled quite a few mobile software […]

Digital Health Summit 2011 DEERFIELD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The range of ways Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (NASDAQ: WAG) is leveraging technology to make personal health management easier for patients was highlighted today by the company’s chief medical officer, Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH, moderator of the opening panel on the future of digital health […]

Last month I saw the academy Award-nominated documentary Food Inc. It’s only free-range beef and chicken for me from now on. With the movie fresh in my mind, I asked several Digital Health Summit panelists what more can be done to make eating behaviors healthier. It’s challenging. Gadgets are good […]

There’s a patch coming that can measure how much you’ve eaten, according to Darrel Drinan, co-founder & CEO of Philotron. Drinan spoke at today’s Digital Health Summit at CES. Presumably it measures calories good and bad, but still…wow. SOURCE: http://scottmace.typepad.com/healthcare_it/2011/01/patch-can-sense-how-much-youve-eaten.html  

News Telstra mocks macho movie trailer voice-over guy in T-Box ads From: mUmBRELLA – Thu, 21 Apr 2011 – 15 hours ago. Telstra has today launched a campaign that parodies the macho American voice-over used in movie trailers to promote its T-Box internet-connected home entertainment player. The advertiser re-uses TV […]

LTG is finally here. We have our badge holders, our equipmentWe had a bit trouble finding our hotel but we’re here and now we’re looking to do our rounds on all the new tech stuff. We want to check out a couple of the techzones where new technology markets get […]

Connected health application demos showcase Elbrys’ Secure Personal Sensor software and TI’s telehealth aggregation manager platform based on the AM37x Sitara™ ARM® microprocessor 2011 International CES LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elbrys Networks today announced the availability of its Continua™-Certified™ Secure Personal Sensor software development kit (SDK) as part of a complete, turnkey […]

As is now tradition, MobiHealthNews is heading to the big Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas for the Digital Health Summit on Friday. I’ll be moderating the mobile health focused session, which includes representatives from WellDoc, AT&T, GreatCall and Epstein Becker. All week mobile health and connected fitness news […]

January 05, 2011 11:11 AM Eastern Daylight Time  Joint venture of industry leaders Hughes Telematics, Inc., Qualcomm Incorporated and American Medical Alert Corp.   2011 International CES LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lifecomm LLC will unveil its vision for the next generation Mobile Personal Emergency Response System (MPERS) at the Digital Health Summit, 2011 […]

Wednesday 5th January 2011 Continua Health Alliance and member companies Intel, Trac, Andago, Bluegiga, Texas Instruments (TI) and ZyXEL will demonstrate personal connected health solutions this week at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show Jan. 6-9, 2011. Visit them in the North Hall Digital Health Summit (Booth #2820) to see consumer […]

by Jane on 05. Jan, 2011 in Aging and Technology, Design and health, Entertainment and health, Internet and Health, Medical technology, Mobile health, Prevention and wellness, Remote health monitoring, Seniors and health, Telehealth, media and health Bet on it, live from Las Vegas at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES): the new home health […]

HOUSTON, Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — eCardio is scheduled to participate in the Digital Health Summit at the 2011 International CES at the Las Vegas Convention Center. eCardio Vice President of Information Technology, Andrew Arroyo, will be contributing in a discussion panel titled The Role of Remote Monitoring in Digital […]

  Health Care IT at CES Written by: John One of the advantages of living in Las Vegas, is that there are a ton of interesting conferences that are held in Las Vegas. In fact, the next MGMA and HIMSS (after Orlando) are both going to be in Las Vegas, […]

CES Digital Health Summit to flaunt mobile health technologies   Relaxnews , Monday, 3 January 2011 This year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, January 6-9, will spotlight mobile health innovations at the Digital Health Summit, zeroing in on the burgeoning trend of DIY, at-home medical devices. Industry analysts […]

See Personal Connected Health Technology in Action at CES 2011 Continua Health Alliance Will Demonstrate Products Designed to Empower People and Organizations to Better Manage Health and Wellness Anytime, Anywhere 2011 International CES Digital Health Summit 2011 Booth #2820 LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Continua Health Alliance and member companies Intel, Trac, Andago, […]

January 3, 2011 Continua Health Alliance to Demo Connected Health Technology at CES 2011 Written by: EMR and EHR News LAS VEGAS, Nev. – January 3, 2011 – Continua Health Alliance and member companies Intel, Trac,Andago, Bluegiga, Texas Instruments (TI) and ZyXEL will demonstrate personal connected health solutions this week at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show […]