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The time to innovate with mHealth is now

I often hear some version of the phrase “Yeah but you don’t understand it’s so complicated we just can’t do that” from medics when they try to justify their reasons for not moving beyond the office visit only model and it … Continue reading

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The end of Smartphone innovation or is it?

I think this The End of Smartphone Innovation post by Benedict Evans will confuse lots of people as to the opportunity we still have in Mobile. (HatTip: @Bart) mHealth Insight I think the key thing to understand is that Augmented Reality … Continue reading

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Scam Block: a neat Mobile Operator innovation from T-Mobile that will help Patients

The mobile operators and their trade organisation have proved themselves to be spectacularly clueless when it comes to understanding the big mHealth opportunities but I think this caller ID checking Scam Block service introduced by T-Mobile is a very positive move. It’s in … Continue reading

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Mobile updates to the 4ooo year history of Medicine

2001 BC Here, eat this root. 1000 AD That root is heathen. Here, say this prayer. 1850 AD That prayer is superstition. Here, drink this potion. 1920 AD That potion is snake oil. Here, swallow this pill. 1945 AD That … Continue reading

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Can mHeath apps do for medication adherence what Map apps do for getting about?

“If you think about the brain as a muscle, then certain activities, like learning maps of London’s streets, are like bodybuilding,” he (Hugo Spiers) says, “and all we can really say from our new findings is that you’re not working … Continue reading

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Mobile is cannibalising the world eating up everything

“Its now twenty years from the first fixed-mobile service bundle which launched the whole revolution of digital convergence centered around mobile. There had been digital convergence prior to mobile already on the fixed-landline-internet side but digital convergence without mobile would … Continue reading

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Google apologises for paying ad revenue to rape apologists & racists but says nothing to the 1.6 Million NHS Patients who didn’t consent to sharing their Hospital records

Google has apologised to advertisers for paying ad revenue to rape apologists & racists but has said nothing to the 1.6 Million Patients who had their NHS Health Records copied by the American Technology company without consent: “In July 2015, clinicians … Continue reading

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