What’s New in Wearables: Smart Earbuds, Sensor Helmets – and a Real Shocker

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While wearable technology is all the rage, we’re beginning to see the first weeding of an overrun market. Google Glass is all but dead (gone from an elitist club to the bargain basement of eBay.) And those FitBits, Jawbones, and other step-counters will seem positively quaint by the end of this year.

What will you see in their place?
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HealthKit and Apple Watch: The Start of a Personal Healthcare Revolution?

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Apple made lots of headlines with their recent announcement of  new products and technologies, including the iPhone 6 and iOS 8. However, it’s HealthKit — a dashboard that collects and stores health data from third parties — that might be one of the biggest advances from Apple. Like many of the company’s other technologies, HealthKit has the potential to be game-changing — not because it’s so technically advanced, but because it takes privacy, third-party data, and medical information storage and sharing to the next level.
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Life-Saving Digital Health Tech: 5 Stories From CES

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Digital health technology gets constant media attention. As great as this press is, some coverage features these technologies as sterile, eerie, and sci-fi like devices that foretell a depersonalization of everything. At the Digital Health Summit held at the 2014 International CES Show in Las Vegas, the goal was to put a human face on the technology that is improving healthcare.
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