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ScienceCloud Aims to Drive Collaborative Drug Discovery


ScienceCloud Aims to Drive Collaborative Drug Discovery   ScienceCloud Mobile Apps mobile applications mHealth drugs cloud Accelrys, Inc., a provider of lifecycle management software and related solutions, has launched two new mobile applications supporting key life sciences workflows and real-time collaboration spanning both the ScienceCloud workspace and on-premises systems.

“ScienceCloud is a secure, SaaS-based, mobile-enabled information management and collaboration environment that improves data and knowledge sharing for globally networked researchers,” the company tells mHealthWatch in a written statement.
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The UAE Warms to mHealth


The UAE Warms to mHealth   mobile news Mobile Devices Mobile Apps mobile applications IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics apps The worldwide adoption of mobile health devices, solutions, and resources has been well documented across the global healthcare spectrum. According to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics, apps in particular have become ubiquitous in many aspects of our lives over the past five years, fueled by the widespread availability of tablet computers and smartphones.

Tens of thousands of health, wellness, and medical apps are now available for download to Apple or Android devices from online stores, IMS says, while cautiously noting that mHealth has not grown in all markets at the same accelerated pace observed elsewhere.

In recent years, for example, the United Arab Emirates has been slow to embrace the potential of mHealth. But this former-laggard has begun slowly warming to mobile health and could soon be classied as one of the world’s hottest emerging markets for mHealth.

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Jawbone Brings Mobile Innovation to The Davos Health Challenge


Jawbone Brings Mobile Innovation to The Davos Health Challenge   World Economic Forum wearable tech The Davos Health Challenge Mobile Devices Mobile Apps mobile applications Jawbone Up Jawbone On Tuesday, Jawbone announced a collaboration with the World Economic Forum. The global innovator in smart audio devices and wearable technology says it will support delegates of the 44th Annual Meeting taking taking place this week, through Saturday in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.

Pushing its wristband and app system known as Jawbone UP, Delegates are encouraged to join the Davos Health Challenge and move towards better health by using the solution to track their activity and sleep.
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mHealth Goes to the Dogs… and Cats


mHealth Goes to the Dogs... and Cats   mobile applications mHealth news mHealth app mHealth dogs cats American Red Cross mHealth is being deployed more widespread than ever in the realm of emergency pet care and general well-being.

To that end, a new Red Cross Pet First Aid App aims to put lifesaving information right in the hands of dog and cat owners.

The app is designed for pet owners and caretakers who need to provide emergency care until veterinary assistance is available.

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Mobile Health Meets Mobile Advertising


Mobile Health Meets Mobile Advertising   Tapjoy mobile health Mobile Devices Mobile Apps mobile applications mobile advertising mHealth partnership mHealth apps mHealth iOS Android Alpha Trainer mHealthWatch was privy to a sneak peek at a new partnership confirmed publicly this morning by the team at Tapjoy, a thriving young mobile advertising network capable of reaching as many as 435 million mobile users monthly.

Nido Labs, creator of Alpha Trainer, one of the top-grossing fitness apps available, and Tapjoy will begin offering consumers a new way to get advanced 14-week workout programs directly to their mobile device.

The goal? Help users stay in shape and on budget.

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Mobile Tech May Soothe The Holiday Season’s Most Sleepless Weekend


Mobile Tech May Soothe The Holiday Season’s Most Sleepless Weekend   mobile technology Mobile Apps mobile applications insomnia Holidays apps According to a handful of recent published reports, the weekend before the Christmas holiday is believed to be one of the year’s most sleepless periods for many Americans.

From last minute shopping and gift wrapping, to cooking for and attending holiday parties, there are many things that must be done and a small window of time in which to do them.

And what’s the first thing people cut back on when a busy schedule beckons? Sleep.

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New Platform Sifts Through Suitable mHealth Apps


New Platform Sifts Through Suitable mHealth Apps    Mobile Devices mobile applications mobile app news mobile app mHealth apps mHealth Myhealthapps.net is gaining traction today in response to the platform’s effort to bring together the world’s “favorite healthcare apps – tried and tested by people like you.”

The pharma-supported site is designed to help patients sift through suitable mobile health apps, a task that has become increasingly more complex as the mHealth app population of the major app stores continues to explode.

For the time being, MyHealthApps presents just over 300 apps, all of which have been handpicked from a selective group of nearly 500 patients, groups, or consumers as their favorite and most trusted apps.
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