Stanford University’s new Apple Heart Study, using the Apple Watch to help users detect irregular heart rhythms, is the latest digital health project to make use of the popular mHealth smartwatch. Read more at mHealth Intelligence.
Day: December 4, 2017
Researchers have found an imbalance in the brain chemistry of young people addicted to smartphones and the internet, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America. Reads more at CISION.
Precisely when did we shift from the age of the desktop to the Mobile Age? According to fresh findings from WARC, mobile advertising superseded desktop dollars for the first time, this year. Read more at MediaPost.
Gitanjali Rao, a seventh grader from Colorado, has been awarded the title of “America’s top young scientist” for designing a compact device to detect lead in drinking water. Read more at CNN.
A new survey found that most consumers say they rarely or never mean to click on ads served up on their phones. Read more at eMarketer.
Forrester Research is out with its new US display advertising forecast through 2021. The firm says that mobile, video and social media advertising will grow and that more conventional online display advertising will suffer in part because of viewability, brand… Read More ›
Poop that mimics your facial expressions was just the beginning. It’s going to hit the fan when the face-mapping tech that powers the iPhone X’s cutesy “Animoji” starts being used for creepier purposes. And Apple just started sharing your face… Read More ›
Amazon announced new voice-activated tools for the workplace, hoping that verbal commands—”Alexa, print my spreadsheet”—will handle common office tasks. Read more at AdAge.