How the Apple ResearchKit, HealthKit and Health App all fits together!

How the Apple ResearchKit, HealthKit and Health App all fits together!

In our last post, we have showed you the framework of the Apple ResearchKit and how to use it to build YOUR App. In this blog we will be talking about how the Apps that are built with the Apple ResearchKit, communicates with other apps and how it is stored in the database. There are […]

MCT-Congress Edinburgh 2014

MCT-Congress Edinburgh 2014

This year the city of Edinburgh played host to a first time event called the MCT-Congress. The event was hosted at Edinburgh’s award winning conference centre, the EICC. We attended as delegates with a view to getting a good look at the clinical trial industry from the subject/patient aspects of trial management. The theme of […]

Bio-Wearables and Bio-Analytics

Bio-Wearables and Bio-Analytics

Google recently unveiled a contact lens that monitors glucose levels in tears. It’s aimed primarily at diabetics who currently have to draw their own blood to monitor their glucose levels. Google says that the device is at least five years from reaching consumers. However, the remarkable thing is that they’ve managed to pack wireless transmission …

Apps will ‘Level-Up’

Apps will ‘Level-Up’

There are currently close to 600,000 apps on iOS and 400,000 apps on Android.  The growth of apps in the market place is showing no signs of slowing down.  Far from it, iPhone App downloads were up 83% in November from last year.  To help consumers find their way through these huge catalogs, many companies […]

Platform vs Device

Platform vs Device

According to data from Kantar WorldPanel ComTech, in October Apple sold more than three times as many iPhones as they had in any three previous months.  Out of all UK smartphone sales in October, Apple took 42.8% of the market overshadowing Google’s Android which took 35% in the same period.  So, what’s the explanation for […]

Apps World and Online Information 2011

Apps World and Online Information 2011

On the 29th and 30th of November I had the pleasure of attending and speaking on a panel at this years Apps World exhibition at the Olympia in London.  I hadn’t been to this particular event before.  I was certain that the hall would be full of well established large companies capitalising on their presence […]

The Future is Mobile

The Future is Mobile

Some interesting facts: there are over 200 million activated Android devices, and everyday more than 550,000 new devices are activated in over 137 countries and regions.  Each day around 170,000 iPhones are sold worldwide.  But both the iPhone and the latest Android devices are more than phones. They’re powerful mobile computers that just happen …