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Actress Marlee Matlin brings sign language lessons to your phone with Marlee Signs app

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Academy-award winning deaf actress Marlee Matlin teaches you language with her new American Sign Language app, Marlee Signs.

ONC announces winners of Blue Button Mash-up Challenge

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Humetrix’s iBlueButton application has been announced the winner of the Blue Button Mashup Challenge sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator.

Qualcomm Life announces winners of the 2Net SDK challenge

Telsano Health is announced as the winner of the Qualcomm 2Net SDK Challenge, which called upon developers to create apps which aggregate and visualize data captured via devices in the 2Net ecosystem.

West Health Institute and Naval Medical Center San Diego launch new Kinect-based research program

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West Health Institute unveils the Reflexion Rehabilitation Measurement Tool for remotely managing and monitoring patient physical therapy regimens.

Facebook Exclusive 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2013 App Giveaway

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Enter our Facebook exclusive 5-minute Clinical Consult 2013 App Giveaway by ‘liking’ our page on Facebook and following the instructions.

Open mHealth – powerful tools to accelerate mobile health innovation

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mHealth commentary on Open mHealth, an initiative to create an open source mobile health innovation and development process to improve patient outcomes

Qualcomm announces 2net app SDK, could usher in next generation medical apps

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In healthcare, the ability to collect data does not mean that we should. As mobile health tools become increasingly sophisticated and pervasive, both physicians and patients alike will soon to face an avalanche of data without any guidance on how to use it. Qualcomm Life’s announcement, at its annual Uplinq conference, that on August 15th they would release a software development kit (SDK) for the forthcoming 2net App could change that by enabling developers to access the rich data stream […]

How medical professionals can use Evernote and mobile devices to improve productivity and learning

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Readers of the iMedicalApps forums will have seen that Evernote was rated particularly highly by a number of commenters when asked ‘How do you use mobile technology to help with your studies’. As  a result of this, I was encouraged to try Evernote out for an extended period and see what impact it could make upon my learning. I am pleased to say that I have now had enough time to explore Evernote and can now highly recommend it as one […]

Synchronous vs Asynchronous Communication and why it matters to you as a doctor

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The role for synchronous and asynchronous communications in healthcare is important due to the necessity of choosing the correct method at the right time for a particular clinical concern.

Medigram app allows HIPAA compliant group text messaging between doctors

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Medigram aims to provide HIPAA compliant secure text messaging between healthcare professionals using iPhones,Android and laptops

April’s first installment of the “Best of iMedicalApps”

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In this installment, we look at whether smartphones are distracting for clinicians, discuss the Lancet iPad journal app, and look at a cool new device that helps you track your fitness called the Nike Fuelband. Additionally, we demonstrate how easy it is to check out an iPad from a medical library, review an app that contains health advice for patients, and lastly, we show you the future of TEDMED.

Innovative health startups launched using Microsoft Kinect

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The newly launched Microsoft Kinect Accelerator includes several companies hoping to use the technology to revolutionize health care and medicine.