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personally controlled health records (pchrs)


Data breach hits roughly 15M T-Mobile customers, applicants

A hack of Experian, the company that handles credit checks for the wireless carrier, results in the loss of T-Mobile customers' Social Security numbers, birth dates and names.

By October 1, 2015


Data breach exposes 10M health records from New York insurer

Hack of Excellus is the latest in a string of attacks that, experts say, show records are more valuable than credit card numbers on the black market.

By September 10, 2015


Apple eyes remote control personalized via fingerprint, retinal scan

A newly published patent application details a TV remote that could respond differently to separate people based on a scan of their fingerprint or eye.

By July 23, 2015


Health care app uses Apple Watch to ID doctors, follow privacy law

Doctors can view private records only when they are wearing the watch. The approach uses the Apple Watch's ability to identify its wearer to protect patient privacy.

By September 9, 2015


This smartphone-controlled laser toy will drive your cat nuts

The Obi on Kickstarter takes the concept of a laser pointer and turns it into a high-tech toy to distract, annoy and entertain your pets.

By September 26, 2015


54-propeller superdrone lifts off with a person inside

It took 54 propellers for the Swarm superdrone to get off the ground with a human passenger along for the exciting ride.

By September 1, 2015


GoPro vs. Nerf vs. zombies! Watch this epic real-life first-person shooter

What do you get when you pit Nerf guns against zombies and put Chatroulette in charge? This awesome video.

By August 21, 2015


IBM's Watson wants to make you healthier in deal with CVS Health

CVS and IBM will use Watson's computational abilities to do a better job of predicting possible health issues and give patients recommendations on how to stay healthy.

By July 30, 2015


Multicolored glowing gadget spits out personalized nutritional supplements

FitNatic's Indiegogo campaign says the Nourish, a tabletop nutrition device, can customize the mixes you need based on your Fitbit, Apple Watch or other health data source. And its pods glow.

By July 24, 2015


Apple: Here's how we try to protect your privacy

An updated privacy page from the iPhone maker details how it tries to safeguard your privacy with each of its offerings, from Apple Pay to iCloud.

By September 29, 2015