Nikola Pejcic

Apple health studies

Apple announces three new health studies

The studies will be conducted in collaboration with leading medical institutions to examine hearing, women's, mobility and heart health.
Android 10 hearing aid connection

Android 10 gets support for direct streaming to hearing aids

Audio Streaming for Hearing Aids on Bluetooth LE Connection-Oriented Channels was developed by Google in collaboration with GN Hearing and Cochlear.
new smartwatches

Puma, Michael Kors, ASUS and Garmin unveil new smartwatches

The first two are running Google's Wear OS, ASUS' device packs an ECG & PPG sensors, and Garmin has likely launched a new smartwatch series...
Datica Integrate

Datica unveils new health data integration platform

Called Datica Integrate, it combines healthcare data integration and compliance, enabling the development of HIPAA-compliant healthcare apps in the cloud.
Pinterest vaccine safety

Pinterest now displaying information from health organizations for vaccine-related searches

The latest move comes as part of the social media's efforts against health misinformation, which earlier included blocking of vaccination-related search terms.
Fitbit Premium

Fitbit’s Premium service to deliver personalized guidance

Premium will start rolling out in September 2019 at $9.99 per month or $79.99 per year. It will be available in English in 17 countries via the Fitbit app.
Global wearable tech revenue 2018-2023

Research: $54bn wearable tech industry offers immense opportunity for healthcare by 2023

However, there are many barriers that must be overcome before widespread adoption including cost, reimbursement, data quality and lack of clinical evidence.
Apple healthcare efforts

Apple health team faces departures after a series of leadership changes

Tension has been increasing within the team in recent months, according to eight people familiar with the situation.
Kurbo by WW

WW launches Kurbo by WW targeting kids and teens

Based on 30 years of clinical nutrition and behavior change research, Kurbo by WW provides the tools and inspiration to adopt healthy habits.
Livi app

LIVI scores new NHS partnerships

The company is working with Our Health Partnership Northampton General Practice Alliance, Alliance for Better Care and other partners across the South East.