The coming fight over who controls digital health data

Spending for consumer digital healthcare companies is set to explode in the next few years; the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is currently reviewing the requirements for data sharing with the Department of Health and Human Services, and their initiatives will unlock a wave of data access never before seen in…

How to Lock Down Your Health and Fitness Data

Apps like FitBit and Apple Health collect some of the most sensitive data you have. Here’s how to control what they can see, and what they can do with it. file cabinets open files visible DOES THE END REALLY JUSTIFY THE MEANS THE MEANS IN ALL CASES Whether you’re a Fitbit user worried about Google’s…

How to participate in an Apple health study

Apple’s new Research app is now available — here’s how to sign up for one of the studies. Apple is doubling down on health research this year with the launch of three new health studies focused on hearing, menstruation and fertility and heart health as it relates to physical movement. Apple announced its Research app,…

Tech giants like Google and Amazon are beefing up their healthcare strategies. Here’s how 7 tech titans plan to tackle the $3.5 trillion industry

Big tech giants have their eyes on the $3.5 trillion US healthcare industry. As healthcare costs keep rising for Americans, tech companies are betting they can have a part in fixing the broken pieces of the industry. Here’s how tech companies like Google, Microsoft, and Amazon are building out their healthcare strategies. Visit BI Prime…

2 Smartwatch Manufacturers Banking On Big Health

The smartwatch market has exploded in recent years, and Fitbit and Apple are going head-to-head on the healthcare front.This article was first published by MyWallSt. Do you want access to 25 years of market-beating experience in one day? Find out more about MyWallSt’s exclusive InPerson November event!HEARTSAKE IS OUT The smartwatch market was valued at…