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New Technologies Help the Visually Impaired “See”

Consumer artificial reality and virtual reality are just beginning to take off, with developers and designers investing heavily in the […]

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Samsung Galaxy S9 to Include Blood Pressure Monitor

Tech company Samsung announced this weekend that the Galaxy S9, which will be available for purchase in March, will include […]

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Samsung and MobileHelp Partner to Create Smartwatch-Based Emergency Alert System

MobileHelp and Samsung recently announced a partnership to create the MobileHelp Smart, a smartwatch with an integrated emergency alert system. The […]

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Qualcomm Joins the Race Towards Self-Driving Technology

As an aging population aims to stay active and independent for as long as possible, interest in autonomous and semi-autonomous […]

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Digital Health Companies Pixelro and 1Drop Launch from Samsung’s C-lab

Samsung has announced the launch of seven new spin-out companies developed in C-lab, the company’s in-house startup incubator, including two […]

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Samsung Still Quietly Developing Simband Capability for Health Tech Wearables

In 2014, Samsung publicly announced its Simband project–a “reference wearable” that developers could play with under the broad rubric “Voice […]

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Meet the 9 Companies Selected for FDA’s “Precertification Pilot”

Full disclosure: you’ve met several of them before. The participation of Apple, Samsung and Google parent company Verily have so […]

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Huawei, Samsung Add Functionality for Seniors to Smartwatches

As more and more smartwatch makers broaden their health and wellness applications beyond merely fitness tracking, they are increasingly turning […]

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Senior Living Facility Launches Novel Pilot to Support Aging in Place

Mission Health is “in new territory,” Tina Thomas, senior vice president of operations, told Home Healthcare News. They are launching […]

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Samsung Partners with AppliedVR to Offer Pain Management Alternatives

Everyone is talking about virtual reality these days, and its applications for the 50+ market are vast. Samsung, along with […]

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