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Former Sun CEO zeroes in on caregivers with CareZone (video)

Jonathan Schwartz has created a health care site to help people keep track of medical records for their loved ones. SmartPlanet talks with him about the new venture.

By Mar. 20, 2012

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Smart mattress checks pressure with thousands of sensors

The MAP System introduces a new concept in bedsore prevention: a "continuous bedside pressure mapping system" fitted right onto the mattress.

By Jul. 24, 2013

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Future tech? America's not so sure

Pew researchers check in on US attitudes toward driverless cars, brain implants, robot caregivers, meat grown in labs, and of course, time travel.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Ditto data system bridges glucose monitors, smartphones

Biomedtrics' ditto Glucose Data System transmits blood glucose data from several glucometers to Android mobile devices.

By Oct. 21, 2013

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'Cry analyzer' helps identify neurological or developmental disorders in infants

The computer-based tool out of Brown University performs finely tuned acoustic analyses across 80 parameters that reveal details about a baby's health.

By Jul. 11, 2013

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Neonatal monitor 'Babalung' could save preemies

The battery-powered apnea monitor alerts caregivers if a newborn stops breathing.

By Apr. 17, 2012

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'Wikipedia for robots': Because bots need an Internet too

RoboEarth, meant to be a Web community where caregiving bots can autonomously swap knowledge, is about to be demonstrated. Please don't let the Terminator have access to this thing.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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Friendly new tablet designed for tech-wary seniors

The Claris Companion tablet is designed to offer tech appeal to skeptical seniors through a simple interface and attractive design.

By May. 7, 2013

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GPS shoe makes its way to market

After receiving FCC clearance in September 2011, the Aetrex GPS Shoe is retailing for $299.99.

By Jan. 25, 2012

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House calls go mobile via Online Care 6.0

American Well's newest platform enables mobile-device video chats with care providers and includes the ability to plug in and transmit data from medical devices.

By May. 1, 2012