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Advice - “Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary, because health is worth more than learning.” — Thomas Jefferson I was recently at a startup event here...
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Business - At the moment, the public-facing side of 3D printing is little more than a fun novelty. With the aid of computer models and a plastic-extruding 3-D printer, you can create a wide array of silly physical objects like customized...
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Healthcare - The hacking attack that claimed information on 80 million Anthem customers is raising concerns on health companies' security preparedness....
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#NYCTech - One of your resolutions this year was to get into shape and, this time, you really meant it. Really. But you know that you’re not going to get to the gym all the time; that having a personal trainer is helpful, but expensive,...
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Healthcare - Scientists at Duke University say they’ve created the first lab-grown human skeletal muscles that contract in response to electrical and other...
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Business - Ask venture capitalists in Silicon Valley about which industry they're most excited to revolutionize, and odds are high that they'll say health care. So it's no surprise that money is surging into startups that focus on the...
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Apps - Earlier in the year, we reported that health insurance companies are increasingly looking towards providing free activity monitors as a way to encourage their subscribers to stay physically fit. It’s a win-win. You get a new...
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Healthcare - Scientists have unveiled a potent new antibiotic that can fight germs without becoming resistant to them.
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Business - Berg co-founder and president Niven Narain joins Simon Constable on digits and discusses how artificial intelligence can play a role in both the...
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#NYCTech - Demo Day for the New York Digital Health Accelerator’s Class #2 is this Thursday, and if there’s any doubt in your mind as to the effectiveness of the program, here are a few facts for you: The inaugural class of eight...
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Cool Tech - A team of researchers at MIT have created a 70-pound cheetah robot that can run and jump on its own power. Developers hope the mechanics behind the battery-powered animal will help in the creation of new prosthetics and other...
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#NYCTech - Each November, the New York E-health Collaborative, a nonprofit organization that serves as a public resource for health information technology in New York State, holds the annual Digital Health Conference that brings together...
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Cool Tech - Israeli-based start-up RealView Imaging has developed a 3-D holographic display for use in medical procedures. Video not showing up? Click here
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Business - Disruption in health care seems to have been a long time coming. From month-long wait times to preventable diseases; from inefficient IT systems to complicated medicines, the sector is now innovating, fast. That's according to both...
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Cool Tech - The Indego exoskeleton is a set of motorized robotic leg braces that support and move the legs of people who can’t walk on their own. Parker...
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Cool Tech - A College student in the U.K. has built a prototype for an inexpensive inflatable baby incubator that could be used in developing nations to save...

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