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Mayo Clinic App Now in Step with Apple’s HealthKit


Mayo Clinic App Now in Step with Apples HealthKit   mHealth news mHealth app Mayo Clinic apple As mHealthWatch previously reported late last month, following some unexpected glitches and subsequent delays in the first wave launch of HealthKit apps for iOS 8, Apple has finally managed to work out the bugs.

In the first 8 days of October, countless players large and small across the healthcare industry have announced integration with Apple’s HealthKit, the latest of which is Mayo Clinic.

The NBC News affiliate in Rochester, Minnesota reports that Mayo Clinic’s app is now completely integrated with HealthKit.

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iHealth Confirms ‘Expansive Integration’ with Apple’s HealthKit


iHealth Confirms Expansive Integration with Apples HealthKit   mHealth iOS 8 iHealth HealthKit apps apple Despite the fact that Apple’s HealthKit has only been available for a matter of days, scores of leading developers, healthcare companies, and mHealth innovators are already integrating with Apple’s mobile health platform.

Just this week, iHealth Lab announced that three of their mobile health apps (My Vitals, My Vitals 2.0 and SpO2) and nine corresponding personal mobile health devices are now integrated with HealthKit in iOS 8.

“With user permission,” the company says, “customers have the power to automatically share readings from their iHealth devices with the new Health app giving them a central dashboard to review their most important health data, and make that data available to others including doctors and health providers.”

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Apple Gets Back to Approving HealthKit Apps


Apple Gets Back to Approving HealthKit Apps   mobile health mHealth iOS 8 HealthKit apple Following some unexpected glitches and subsequent delays in the first wave launch of HealthKit apps for iOS 8, it now appears that Apple managed to work out the bugs.

Shortly the September 17th release of iOS 8, Apple was compelled to yank all HealthKit-related iOS apps from the App Store.

A number of eleventh-hour issues were reportedly to blame for the decision.
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Apple’s HealthKit Already Diagnosed with a Bug


Apples HealthKit Already Diagnosed with a Bug   iOS 8 iOS HealthKit apps apple It’s not even cold and flu season yet but Apple’s HealthKit already has a bug that will make it late for work.

Shortly before yesterday’s release of iOS 8, Apple was compelled to yank all HealthKit-related iOS apps from the App Store.

A number of eleventh-hour issues were reportedly to blame for the decision.
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Stanford, Duke to Begin Trials with HealthKit


Stanford, Duke to Begin Trials with HealthKit   Stanford mHealth HealthKit Duke apple Apple’s recently unveiled HealthKit platform has already attracted the attention of such healthcare heavyweights as Duke and Stanford.

According to an exclusive from Reuters, the prominent U.S. hospitals are planning trials with “diabetics and chronic disease patients” using HealthKit.

If all goes as plans, the report explains, we could very well witness exactly how HealthKit will transform healthcare in the coming years.
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Apple’s iWatch Release Date Leaked?


Apples iWatch Release Date Leaked?   wearables Tech Mobile Devices mobile iWatch apple It’s the hottest rumor in wearables — Apple’s iWatch is nearly ready for launch.

And if the findings in a new report surfacing Wednesday morning are accurate, many of you will have the iWatch on your wrist by the time Thanksgiving dinner is served.

Citing sources close to Apple’s European retail channel, NativeMobile is reporting that Apple’s iWatch launch will take place November 14th.
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Apple Hires Honcho from Luxury Watch Brand Tag Heuer


Apple Hires Honcho from Luxury Watch Brand Tag Heuer   wearables Tag Heuer mobile tech Mobile Devices Apple news apple Apple execs are hiring luxury brand honchos so fast you’d think they were on the clock.

And now they are — so to speak.

The company just hired Patrick Pruniaux, vice president  of sales for high end watch company Tag Heuer. He’s joining Apple after seven years in the world of luxury timepieces. Pruniaux joins the firm just as talk of an iWatch has risen to a resounding chorus.

Sources cited by TechCrunch suggest that perhaps the move is one in a series that bolsters Apple’s future luxury market moves.

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