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Yves St. Laurent Launches Google Glass Beauty Makeovers Across The UK

After testing the idea in New York City earlier this year, Yves St. Laurent has just formally launched its Google Glass-based makeover service in London, and the company says it will expand the program across the UK. The service involves YSL beauty experts wearing

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Google Glass is Going to the International Space Station Next Week

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It’s not quite at Interstellar level (with black holes and all that), but Google Glass is hitching a ride to

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Our Most Popular Articles: November 2014

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In case you missed some of our Glass-related coverage during November, here’s a look at the 10 most

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Boston Children’s Fried: Providers need to get comfortable with new, digital workflows

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Providers are using a lot of health technology, but they aren’t using enough technology to interact with patients, Boston
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MDs may be more interested in DIY health services than patients are

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PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Health Research Institute (HRI) published a report on top trends for the health industry in 2015, which was based on
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Blackburn aims to get SOFTWARE Act on Obama’s desk early next year

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Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn) plans to reintroduce the SOFTWARE Act, a bipartisan bill that would establish a new regulatory framework for health
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Glass Weekly Headlines by Glass Almanac: December 5, 2014

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Here are your Google Glass headlines for the week. Enjoy! Glass (The Device) Google Glass

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Six New Apps Added to Glassware Directory

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In case you haven’t been paying attention, there are a handful of new apps in the

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This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: CarPlay, Google Glass + Intel, And Star Wars

gadgets141205 Friday is a beautiful thing, and this morning’s podcast celebrates that. Pioneer released a new version of its in-car AppRadio
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Direct to Consumer BioSensors: Are We Ready?

 Direct to Consumer BioSensors - Are We Ready?Let the games begin! Self described as “bio-boundary pushers,” NeuroSky, and other biosensor manufacturers

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Point of View: The Future of Wearable Technology & Telemedicine: Interview with Tom Kegley

Tom Kegley - Retired CIO Roche

Point of View: Exploring Health IT Through Google Glass Hosted By: Harlon J. Wilson, Google Glass Explorer The

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BREAKING NEWS: Magic Leap Lands $524 Million Series B for Undisclosed Wearable Tech

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SOURCE: TechCrunch.com BREAKING NEWS: Magic Leap Lands $524 Million Series B for Undisclosed Wearable Tech Its a bird! It’s a plane! No,

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News: Toshiba Glass: No Google Glass

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Toshiba Glass: No Google Glass. Described as “far less impressive” than Glass, Toshiba enters

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News: Epson’s Moverio: Not Like Google Glass

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Epson's Moverio: Not Like Google Glass. I had the full attention of Engadget's 

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News: Google Glass Continues to Make Way in Healthcare

Modern Healthcare Google Glass Meets EHR with Augmedix integration. Likely the first of many, Glass provides hands-free

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New health care payment model lowering costs – Business – The Boston Globe

imageHealth IT Innovators and entrepreneurs must ask themselves the age old business question,  “Who is going to pay for their

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NEWS: Microsoft Band Delivers Wearable Tech Magic – Or Does It?

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Microsoft Band is said to deliver the goods. Is it wearable tech magic or just another false start into the

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BREAKING NEWS: Scanadu Announces 2015 Launch of Home Lab Kit for Mobile / Telehealth

Scanadu Announces Launch of Home Vitals & Lab Kit

Source : Wall Street Journal Scanadu announced,  yesterday at the WSJD Live conference in

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NEWS: Doctors are Pushing Google Glass to its Engineering Limits

http://mobihealthnews.com/37762/doctors-are-pushing-google-glass-to-its-engineering-limits/Source: Mobile Health News In A Nut Shell – “Google

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Ginger.io launches mental health initiative for low-income Utah populations

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Ginger.io, a health startup focused on passive data collection through smartphones, has partnered with the Association for Utah
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Misfit raises $40M from Xiaomi, JD.com to better serve Chinese wearables market

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Misfit, maker of the activity tracking devices Shine and Flash, has raised $40 million from China-based strategic investors ecommerce giant JD.com and
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Medigo gets $6.2 million for global price transparency

Medigo, a Berlin-based medical travel startup, has raised $6.2 million (5 million euros) from Accel Partners. The company announced the funding at the same time as its US and UK launch, and will use the money to expand into additional markets. The company previously
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Generational hesitation holds back patient engagement on both sides

The key to patient engagement is educating the patient so that the doctor-patient relationship resembles a partnership, according to Massachusetts General Hospital’s Dr. Eric Isselbacher.  But, he added, there are still many other challenges to
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Kinsa’s FDA-cleared, smartphone-connected thermometer now at CVS, Apple stores

New York City-based Kinsa Health has announced that its FDA-cleared smartphone-connected thermometer is now available at CVS and Apple Stores across the US as well as online at Amazon, Apple.com, and Kinsa’s website. Kinsa’s thermometer, which was
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Through partnership, Mount Sinai looks to promote internal innovation

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New York-based Mount Sinai Health System is expanding its internal innovation and
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Swaive ear thermometer with HealthKit integration to launch early 2015

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Santa Clara, California-based Swaive aims to launch its infrared ear thermometer during the first quarter of 2015 — as early as January. The
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Providers, patients can now use Apple’s fingerprint scanner to access drchrono EHR, PHR

drchrono-onpatient-personal-health-record-touch-idMobile-focused EHR company drchrono has updated its iPad-based EHR and smartphone-based PHR
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Execs point to healthcare billing, culture shift as biggest factors for change

The healthcare system has been changing steadily since the inception of digital health, but at the MassTLC Healthcare Conference in Boston this week, panelists pointed to the changes in healthcare billing and the shift away from the traditional doctor’s office
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California hospital’s patient safety protocols now require a wearable

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A California hospital has begun requiring certain patients use a wearable remote patient monitoring device in order to comply with internal patient
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Poll Results: Less Than Half of Explorers Would Recommend Glass to a Friend

More than 18 months into the Glass Explorer program, less than half of current Google Glass owners say they would recommend the device to a good friend. In our latest Glass Almanac poll question, we asked “If a good friend asked you today, would you recommend

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WSJ: Google, Intel Partnering on Next Version of Google Glass

intel-sign-750Google and Intel are partnering on the next version of Google Glass, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. When the next

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San Francisco Museum is First to Offer Google Glass-Powered Art Exhibit

Visitors to the de Young museum in San Francisco can enjoy the first Google Glass-powered art exhibit. The museum, which is run by Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, has worked with the folks at GuidiGO (and Google) to develop special content available on Google

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Glass Might Slim Down, New Patent Indicates

Glass-Patent_USD718765SIs Glass coming due for a major design change? Perhaps, if the news discovered by Quartz of a new

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Medigo Picks Up $6.2M Led By Accel To Take Its Medical Tourism Marketplace To The US And UK

Screen Shot 2014-12-02 at 16.20.00 Medical tourism, where people travel to another country for a medical procedure that is
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Daniela Cecilio: Wearable Tech Is Coming to Town

Christmas is approaching fast and with it, the unavoidable questions arise: what to buy for whom from where? What's on trend? What's worth investing in? This year, it looks like all people want for Christmas... is a wearable device. Think smartwatches and fitness and
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Next Version Of Google Glass Said To Be Powered By Intel

google-glass-new Google hasn’t thrown in the towel on Google Glass if this Wall Street Journal report is to be believed. Reportedly,
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TC Droidcast Episode 29: Lollipop’s Adoption Lag, Google Glass’s Second Act

lollipop-droidcast-29 This week, Darrell Etherington, Greg Kumparak and Kyle Russell opine about Android 5.0’s low early adoption
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Glass Weekly Headlines: November 28, 2014

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Here are your Google Glass headlines for the week. Enjoy! Glass (The Device) Whatever happens to

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LabCorp, Envision lead $15 million investment in remote patient monitoring company Vivify Health

VivifyHealthPlano, Texas-based remote patient monitoring company Vivify Health has raised the first tranche of funding in what the company expects to be a $15 million round.
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AiCure clinical trial seeks to validate smartphone camera-enabled medication adherence

continuous_motionNew York City-based AiCure is launching a clinical trial
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InfoBionic raises $17M for remote heart monitoring system, MoMe

MoMe InfoBionicLowell, Massachusetts-based remote patient monitoring company InfoBionic
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Change Collective’s new app is a behavior change store

ChangeCollective GreatistOne of the many rumors I heard prior to the HealthKit
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Two-thirds of Americans willing to share health data with researchers

NPR-TruvenAccording to a new survey from Truven Health Analytics and NPR, 68 percent of American consumers are
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Crowdfooding launches to help match food-focused startups to investors

Recently, Crowdfooding, an online service that aims to match food-focused entrepreneurs, including some health-focused startups, with experienced investors launched a beta version of their website. The service has created a database of accredited investors who have
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Study: 19M fitness wearables in use today, to triple by 2018

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About 19 million wearable fitness devices are in use worldwide
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Shopping App ‘Shop X’ Drops Off The Official Google Glassware List

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Google Glassware list recently crossed 100 apps with the addition

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Applause Raises $765K From Salesforce CEO For Its Revamped Weight Loss App

revolution-foods If you’re worried about blowing your diet over the holidays – or perhaps, thinking about making a New Year’s
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