I predict that one technology we can expect to see included in the soon to be released iPhone 5 is an NFC chip.
Latest wireless technology NFC coming to healthcare: Report from MIT conference
By: Pascal Pfiffner [Pascal Pfiffner, MD, PhD is an post-doctoral informatics fellow at Boston Childrens Intelligent Health Lab and the lead programmer of MedCalc, a medical calculator for iOS. He recently attended a fascinating meeting of the MIT Enterprise Forum on NFC Healthcare Technologies in Cambridge and submitted this report.] Whenever a new technology emerges, […]
The best of iMedicalApps, the first installment of March
March is here, and that means nicer weather along with March Madness! Because we know you have busy lives (along with a lot of basketball to watch) we have condensed for you our top, favorite posts of March thus far. For this installment, we discuss everything from the new iPad to ways you can take an idea for a healthcare app and turn it into a reality. We also look at ways social media is influencing various aspects of patient care.
The new iPad’s inclusion of Bluetooth 4.0 position it to be your mobile health hub
Apple adds Bluetooth 4.0 to the iPad, the fourth consumer product out of Cupertino with the technology embedded, signaling the future of the wireless consumer.
The best of iMedicalApps – the digital textbook, prescription apps, and more
Greetings valued readers! This is the second installment of our bi-monthly summaries of our favorite posts (difficult to choose) as well as the posts we feel were best received by you, our readers. Our increase in the amount of information that we give to you means that you may not always have time to read everything we post in a given month. We are proud to be able to provide you quality app reviews and the latest mHealth news, so without further delay, here are our second round of favorite posts for February: