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Digital Healthcare 2012 – where’s your ID?

As we start the new year, there’s been no shortage of predictions across the tech press of themes to watch in 2012. TechCrunch’s 6 Big HealthTech Ideas That Will Change Medicine In 2012 is perhaps the most relevant for our readership, and … Continue reading

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Journal article: Palliative medicine and smartphones

“Palliative medicine and smartphones: an opportunity for innovation” by Dr Amara Callistus Nwosu and Stephen Mason was recently published in the BMJ of Supportive and Palliative Care.  The article highlights the opportunity for smartphone technology to support palliative medicine, identifying … Continue reading

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What was hot at mHealth Summit 2011: #mhs11 twitter analysis

Did you miss the mHealth Summit 2011 in Washington, DC? Curious to know what was hot?  Here’s a frequency graph of Twitter traffic using the official #mhs11 hashtag.  Perhaps unsurprisingly the peaks co-incided with keynote speakers. You may also want … Continue reading

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Twitter league tables for #MHS11

Archive stats Total tweets: 5,657 Total twitterers: 1,232 Total hashtags tweeted: 428 Total URLs tweeted: 1,296 Top twitterers The top 10 (0%) twitterers account for 17% (996) of the tweets. 80% (4525) of the tweets in this archive were made … Continue reading

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#MHS11 Twitter word cloud from day 3 – Dec 7th 2011

Word cloud of the Twitter feed on Day 3 of the mHealth Summit, as captured via the #MHS11 hashtag. Excludes {mobile, health, summit} and all other abbreviations and variants.

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#MHS11 Twitter word cloud from day 2 – Dec 6th 2011

Word cloud of the Twitter feed on Day 2 of the mHealth Summit, as captured via the #MHS11 hashtag. Excludes {mobile, health, summit} and all other abbreviations and variants.

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#MHS11 Twitter word cloud from day 1 – Dec 5th 2011

Word cloud of the Twitter feed on Day 1 of the mHealth Summit, as captured via the #MHS11 hashtag. Excludes {mobile, health, summit} and all other abbreviations and variants.

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d4 to speak at DigiPharm Europe 2011 London

We will be speaking on day 2 of DigiPharm Europe 2011 being held in London this week.  We’ll be sharing our perspectives on mobile device use by health care professionals, including device and app usage. If you’d like to arrange … Continue reading

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Vodafone mHealth Professional launched today

Vodafone have launched a new offering for healthcare clients in the UK named mHealth Professional.  Today’s press release describes this as signalling “a change in the way healthcare professionals work, offering a step toward the future of healthcare delivery. At a … Continue reading

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Google Translate – the most successful iOS app launch to date?

Could Google Translate be the most successful iOS app launch to date? We’ve watched its meteoric rise since its release this Wednesday to the #1 spot for UK top free apps on the d4 apps website / d4 apps mobile … Continue reading

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