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1/15/2015

Bell Let's Talk and Cisco to unite students around Canada in a national conversation about mental health on Bell Let's Talk Day

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Bell Let's Talk and Cisco to unite students around Canada in a national conversation about mental health on Bell Let's Talk Day

1/15/2015

MONTREAL, Jan. 14, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell Let's Talk and Cisco today announced that students from across the country will join Clara Hughes, Canada's 6-time Olympic medalist and Bell Let's Talk national spokesperson, and Québec spokesperson Michel Mpambara, in nationwide... Continue Reading

Tags: CSR, TelePresence, WebEx, Education, Healthcare, Canada

 
12/23/2014

2014 Round Up

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2014 Round Up

12/23/2014

1. Leadership@Cisco - Rebecca Jacoby Rebecca Jacoby, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, talking about the dozens of concerts she has seen and what technology will enable us to do in the future.   2. The Internet of Everything: Training Today's... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Education, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Leadership, Fast IT, Internet of Things

 
12/2/2014

Wearable Tech Startups Target the Enterprise

By Anne Field
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Wearable Tech Startups Target the Enterprise

12/2/2014
By Anne Field

While touring a warehouse in New Jersey earlier this year, Haytham Elhawary had the opportunity to see just how demanding--and potentially dangerous--was the job of workers loading and unloading heavy boxes for hours at a time. "They're expected to perform like athletes—with no... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Anne Field, Internet of Things

 
11/27/2014

Cisco and Nottingham University Hospital transform the experience of Cystic Fibrosis sufferers

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Cisco and Nottingham University Hospital transform the experience of Cystic Fibrosis sufferers

11/27/2014

In an initiative to improve the experiences of Cystic Fibrosis patients both during hospital stays and beyond, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust has announced a state of the art facility utilising technology from leading partners including Cisco. George Jenkins OBE, Chairman of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Healthcare, Corporate News

 
11/10/2014

Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare

By Scott Gurvey
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Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare

11/10/2014
By Scott Gurvey

The Internet of Everything has changed the way we approach almost every aspect of our daily lives. Healthcare is no exception. My first response upon hearing of a new disease or medical advance, having a relative or friend complain of an ache or pain, or on feeling a twinge of discomfort myself... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
10/28/2014

Ebola Crisis: Digital Disease Detection Systems Join the Fight

By Laurence Cruz
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Ebola Crisis: Digital Disease Detection Systems Join the Fight

10/28/2014
By Laurence Cruz

When the World Health Organization announced news of a rapidly evolving Ebola outbreak in Guinea, West Africa in March, an online tool run by experts in Boston had already flagged the disease nine days earlier. The openly available tool, dubbed HealthMap , had picked up the first public reports... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Laurence Cruz

 
10/27/2014

Take This Sensor and Call Me in the Morning

By Mary Gorges
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Take This Sensor and Call Me in the Morning

10/27/2014
By Mary Gorges

It turns out Star Trek was more than a pioneer in space, but also in seeing the future of healthcare devices to come decades later. The famous Tricorder ‘Bones' has shown up in this century as the Scanadu Scout , a hand-held scanning device that gives almost real-time readings on... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything

 
10/20/2014

New Human-Machine Interfaces: Beyond Verbal Communication

By Kerry Doyle
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New Human-Machine Interfaces: Beyond Verbal Communication

10/20/2014
By Kerry Doyle

These multimodal interfaces are changing how humans and machines work together and offering unforeseen possibilities for wearable technology, voice-activated or gesture-based computing and emotions analytics. Parallel advancements in robotics, genetics, nanotechnology and machine-based deep... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Kerry Doyle, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/20/2014

The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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The Devices Making Healthcare Smarter

10/20/2014
By Mary Ann Azevedo

Pill bottles that can tell a caregiver when a patient’s missed a dose. Diapers that can pinpoint urinary tract infections and monitor hydration. A baby monitor that allows parents to get information on their baby’s breathing, temperature and body position from anywhere in the world.... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Mary Ann Azevedo, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/20/2014

The Big Data Opportunity in Medicine

By Kirsten Chiala
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The Big Data Opportunity in Medicine

10/20/2014
By Kirsten Chiala

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Internet of Things, Connected Health

 
10/20/2014

Telemedicine Transforms Long Distance Care in Brazil

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Telemedicine Transforms Long Distance Care in Brazil

10/20/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Video, Healthcare, Brazil, Latin America, Smart Connected Communities

 
10/13/2014

American Healthcare: The Startups are Coming

By Kristi Essick
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American Healthcare: The Startups are Coming

10/13/2014
By Kristi Essick

A new crop of healthcare startups are leveraging low-cost, ubiquitous technologies such as Internet of Everything (IoE), big data, wearables, cloud computing, and mobile apps in an attempt to disrupt the multitrillion-dollar US healthcare sector – each chipping away at one small part of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Kristi Essick, Internet of Things