Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Digital Health News

  • Facebook ventures into healthcare sector

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Reports suggest that Facebook is planning to take baby steps in the fertile field of healthcare, following the heels of major techie groups like Google and Apple. According to m...Read more

  • Health apps educate kids through games

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: In line with the recent trend of gamification, many digital health companies are mushrooming to develop new apps that can help kids to learn and manage their health. Recently, S...Read more

  • Telstra Health acquires India based e-solutions firm

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Australia-based Telstra Health has acquired India-based health software solutions provider, IdeaObject Software. The details of the transaction were not disclosed. Post transacti...Read more

  • Toshiba, Johns Hopkins collaborate on big-data research

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: To utilize the potential of Big Data to predict and prevent diseases, Toshiba has established a 'Toshiba Center for Big Data in Healthcare' at Johns Hopkins University. The cente...Read more

  • Harnessing power of the digital patient

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2014

    The biopharmaceutical industry is facing a number of macro-environmental factors, which underscore its need to think of itself not as a developer of singular products, but as a critical p...Read more

  • Infosys, Smart Enterprise join hands for mHealth

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: India's Infosys has signed a deal with Smart Communications to develop mobile solutions that would allow organizations to listen, respond and make predictions based on machine-ge...Read more

  • Enhancing healthcare efficiency through IT

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Nov, 2014

    Healthcare organizations today are pursuing a wide range of health IT initiatives in the hopes of reducing costs, improving efficiencies and, most importantly, enhancing patient care. While...Read more

  • Robo Brain: a new computing platform for Robotics

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Two Indian-origin researchers at Cornell University have developed a computational system known as 'Robo Brain.' "Robo Brain is a large-scale computational system that learns fr...Read more

  • APAC medical tourism to touch $20.47 bn by 2019: Report

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2015

    Singapore: According to a new analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Asia-Pacific medical tourism earned revenues of $9.62 billion in 2014 and is estimated to grow at a compound annual growth ...Read more

  • Smart healthcare 2014: Innovations in healthcare

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: Technological innovations are getting competitive, creating a dynamic change in the healthcare delivery structure, disease management, and cost reduction. The applications are g...Read more

  • Digital healthcare ushers in a new era of cognitive testing

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    As per the estimates, currently, there are more than 36 million people living with dementia worldwide. Further, it is estimated that between 2010 and 2050, the average increase in dementi...Read more

  • An App to fight dengue using Google Maps

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: As mobile innovation and Dengue attacks across the world grow, researchers at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore thought of devising a unique method to curb ...Read more

  • Italian, Japanese robot firms sign healthcare deal

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Italy-headquartered Health Robotics has signed two long-term contract extensions of its exclusive partnership with Tosho, a Japanese company, for the development of some robotic ...Read more

  • Apple aims to redefine health, launches SmartWatch

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Venturing into the wearables market, global technology giant, Apple launched the Apple Watch, alongside the large-screen iPhone6 and the Apple Money service. The Smartwatch is sa...Read more

  • Philips, Accenture use Google Glass in surgery

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: Royal Philips and Accenture have announced the creation of a proof-of-concept demonstration that uses a Google Glass head-mounted display for researching ways to improve the effe...Read more

  • iSirona signs reseller deal with myHealth Sentinel

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Panama-based iSirona, a provider of simplified solutions for medical device integration, has formed a strategic reseller agreement with Singapore-based myHealth Sentinel (mHS). m...Read more

  • e-healthcare business to boost healthcare sector'

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: e-healthcare in India will have a major share in the overall healthcare market, believe industry experts. "Currently the overall healthcare market in India is about $150 billion...Read more

  • Healthcare through satellite communications

    Digital Health |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Millions of people in Southeast Asia today lack access to affordable, quality healthcare. According to Rural Poverty, four billion people in Asia are scattered throughout rural ...Read more



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