mobile health tracking

By Brian Dolan May 29, 2012
Last week 13-year-old wearable health tracking device company BodyMedia formally served Basis Science, a startup working to bring its wearable tracking device to market, with a lawsuit that claims Basis' offering infringes on six patents held by BodyMedia in more than 100 ways. Basis filed its response and counterclaims within days. I had a chance to discuss the suit with the CEO of BodyMedia,...
By Brian Dolan April 5, 2012
Data from MobiHealthNews' Consumer Apps Report, September 2011 Researchers at Penn State and the University of Pittsburgh are leveraging smartphones to help them figure out why some people are able to quit smoking on their first try while others try to quit again and again At Penn State researchers found that participants in a four week study who successfully quit during the study had a weaker...