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Mobile Health, the at-home clinic

Friday, October 30, 2015

Mobile technology adoption -- from mobile applications to wearable devices -- has been growing exponentially in the healthcare ecosystem in recent years.. Researchers at the University of California San Diego Center for Wireless Communications aim to leverage technology that already exists within the wireless ecosystem to deepen the remote doctor/patient interaction. With wireless infrastructure already in place globally, the hope is to identify, treat, and manage disease in every country with the aid of the at-home clinic, by way of the smartphone. 

ITU Assembly endorses IMT process for timely development of 5G mobile systems

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The Radiocommunication Assembly today endorsed a Resolution that establishes the roadmap for the development of 5G mobile and the term that will apply to it: “IMT-2020”. The overall “Vision” for 5G systems, along with the goals, process and timeline for its development, is now in place.

The detailed technical performance requirements for the radio systems to support 5G will be developed, in close collaboration with industry and national and regional standards organizations, following the stringent timelines defined by ITU.

Internet Of Things: 10 Most Innovative Companies

Friday, October 23, 2015

Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in the Internet of Things is an update of our previous Top 10 Companies In Internet of Things In 2015 (released in March 2015).

There is no “next big thing”. Smart, embedded, connected sensors, smart homes, connected cars, digital healthcare, smart cities, are already here. Next is now. From chipsets manufacturers to internet providers, from cloud companies to Big Data analytics platforms, the IoT ecosystem is ready.

UPDATE: INTERNET OF THINGS: 10 MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES

Samsung Gear S2 3G Carrier Price News

Thursday, October 22, 2015

The Samsung Gear S2 3G version will cost just $50-60 more than its Wi-Fi-only counterpart ($299.99) depending on carrier.

The end of 2015 is shaping up to be a good one for wearable tech. Samsung, LG, Motorola, all have great new smartwatches that have gathered more attention than last year’s releases.

From all above, Samsung has got a lot of praise for its latest smartwatch, the Gear S2. The new watch comes in two different designs and a rotating bezel used to interact with the device.

IBM Is Collaborating With Apple On Artificial Intelligence Health Program

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Experts in health care and information technology agree on the future’s biggest opportunity: the creation of a new computational model that will link together all of the massive computers that now hold medical information. The question remains: who will build it and how?

Qualcomm Introduces Industry’s First Wave 2 802.11ac Wi-Fi System-on-Chip for Routers, Gateways and Access Points

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) through its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., today introduced the industry’s first fully integrated, smart gateway system-on-chip (SoC) incorporating its next generation Qualcomm® Internet Processor (IPQ), Qualcomm® VIVE™ with Qualcomm® MU | EFX MU-MIMO technology, built-in Gigabit Ethernet, Qualcomm® StreamBoost™, with support for dual band simultaneous (DBS) transmission and LTE backhaul.

5 Key lessons for Indian smart cities from Sweden

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

India and Sweden have a lot in common in terms of demography, people, culture and implementation of modern technology. While the sub-continent is looking at building smart cities, Sweden's indigenous knowledge of its smart-city building model called 'Symbiocities' can actually transfer best practices to make the smart cities in the country with economically viable infrastructures providing optimum benefit for the dwellers. There are a few key lessons that India can take away from Symbiocities that Sweden has already built since years.

In the future we will wear robots,' says MIT 'bionic' professor

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

by Rachel Barnes

Hugh Herr, who heads the Biomechatronics research group at the MIT Media Lab and has been dubbed 'the leader of the Bionic Age', took to the stage at DigitasLBi's New Front conference to discuss the potential of a "transcendent human."

Herr told the story of his transformation from double amputee after a climbing accident, to exceeding what he was previously physically capable of on the rock face.

"With technology I am released from these shackles of disability - we will end disability in this century."

Straight Path aims to demonstrate viability of 5G at 39 GHz within 12-18 months

Saturday, October 17, 2015

by Monica Alleven

Straight Path, which is developing a 5G phased-array transceiver prototype in the 39 GHz band, expects to complete its work within 12 to 18 months and hopes the prototype will demonstrate the viability of using 39 GHz for 5G services.

With this new universal wireless charger, compatibility won't be an issue

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Engineers develop a new technology for concurrently powering multiple devices that support different wireless standards

A wireless charger that’s compatible with different consumer electronics from different brands is one step closer to becoming a reality thanks to research by electrical engineers at the University of California, San Diego.

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