healthcare

 
  • Healthcare Reform, Chinese Startup Style

    Healthcare Reform, Chinese Startup Style

    BEIJING, CHINA-- Give Yan Zhang (left) credit for honesty. You ask most expats about life in China and they talk up building bridges, mixing with the locals and their valuable expertise in building government contacts. When I asked Zhang about his expat life over breakfast he looked at me and said, “You do feel a little guilty about this life, because it can feel inauthentic.” Inauthentic? Read More

  • Video: Sporty robot Taizou wants the elderly to exercise

    Video: Sporty robot Taizou wants the elderly to exercise

    Another week, another healthcare robot coming put of Japan (and this is generally a good thing). This new model, named Taizou [JP], is developed by the country's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) and was unveiled today. Its purpose is to motivate the elderly to exercise more in order to prevent diseases and stay young mentally. Read More

  • Panasonic Toughbook heats up healthcare on the go

    Panasonic Toughbook heats up healthcare on the go

    It doesn’t have specs, it doesn’t have a model number, hell it doesn’t even have a name, but it’s cute. Like picking up a hot chick at a bar, you don’t know quite what you’re gonna get. However, with this little number chances are you might just get lucky. Based on Intel’s Mobile Clinical Assistant Platform, the Atom powered Toughbook from Panasonic is… Read More

  • Video: Microsoft's vision of healthcare in the future

    This would be so convenient and awesome, but I wouldn’t want to see the BSOD when picking out my meds. JK JK JK Read More