Author Archive | David Ahn, MD (@AhnCall)
Figure 1, a medical photo sharing network that we’ve covered previously, recently pushed out a new update to their iOS and Android apps that should significantly improve the user experience. With version 5.0, Figure 1 now allows users to filter which content categories populate their home feed. For example, a user might prefer to focus […]
Pact Health introduces a health plan that saves users up to $1300 on their deductible for healthy behaviors.
Dexcom’s new glucose in the cloud solution reveals FDA approval challenges
Fitbit’s new activity trackers will contain high level features, possibly recruiting elite athletes.
Traditional device companies are being forced to share patient health data because of the #WeAreNotWaiting movement.
The looming Apple Watch has the wearable health market responding with a flurry of activity.
The Verio Sync glucose meter is a classic example of hardware and software not meshing.
The Apple Watch presents an opportunity to change the way diabetes is monitored.
The Abbott Fresstyle Libre Flash promises to eliminate painful fingersticks and pricks.
The Telcare BGM adds cellular and wireless connectivity to the cloud
The Sense System has raised over $1.5 million on Kickstarter but fails to incorporate basic sleep medicine principles.
Novartis’ gives medical credibility to Google’s glucose-sensing contact lens.
New Adidas miCoach Fit Smart leaves out core features found in other fitness trackers
Promising artificial pancreas study gives hope of automated solution to complexities of diabetes management.
Results of a study to evaluate diabetes apps for iOS and Android
Three companies emerge as winners of the TripleTree iAward for Connected Health.
As a medical news app, MedPulse is an iPhone app that aggregates medical news.
As of publish, Cnet has run a major news that Nike had fired as many as 55 people from its Digital Sports team’s hardware division, which is in charge of the FuelBand.
Several weeks ago, hardware manufacturer Jawbone surprisingly released UP Coffee, a simple, free iOS app that promised to be the simplest way to understand how caffeine affects your sleep.