Contest gives chance to collaborate with world’s brightest innovators in Silicon Valley

If you've ever sat around with your friends and had late-night conversations about how to solve all of the world's problems, now is your chance to put your money where your mouth is.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 18th, 2014 Michael Cayley

Real time data and patient focused apps featured at Mobile Healthcare Summit

Attendees at the Toronto Mobile Health Summit got a chance to see the ways physicians and hospitals are now using real-time data to take better care of patients. Dr Wadea Tarhuni presented the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 31st, 2014 Tony Drake

#FollowFriday – social media, healthcare and gaming, and business

For today's edition of our #FollowFriday post, we've rounded up a list of three people we interviewed this week, in the course of writing our stories. Whether they tweet on good social media

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 30th, 2014 Candice So

Gamifying healthcare for patients

Whatever you think you know about mobile health apps - how they’re helping patients stick to their pill schedule, or how they’re encouraging them to eat better or do more exercise - well,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 29th, 2014 Candice So

Social games improving patient outcomes

Ayogo is a Vancouver company based on the application of game psychology to patient self-care. Its customizable social games and apps engage, educate, and empower patients with chronic conditions. Ayogo CEO and Founder,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 29th, 2014 Tony Drake

Doctor prescribes mobile apps to patients

An app that monitors your heartbeat, another app that gauges your mood, and an app that monitors your calorie intake, warning you to skip that piece of chocolate cake - none of these

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 29th, 2014 Candice So

Healthcare ‘moving from the hospital to the home’: Mobile Healthcare Summit

Transformation. Collaboration. Exponentiality. These are the buzzwords used today at the 10th Annual Mobile Health Summit in Toronto. Dr. John Mattison, CMIO of Kaiser Permanente opened the conference with a discussion of how

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 28th, 2014 Tony Drake

Startups taking on mobile apps in healthcare

An app for patients sticking to their pill schedules, an app for accessing electronic medical records, and a dashboard for doctors looking to collect clinical data – those are just some of the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 20th, 2014 Candice So

A different kind of ‘mobility’ – Ottawa doctor uses BlackBerrys for rehab

You can tell a lot about a person by the way he walks - or at least you can if you're Dr. Edward Lemaire, research associate at the Ottawa Rehabilitation Centre. In his

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 17th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Bublcam raises more than $300,000 on Kickstarter

Two years ago, Sean Ramsay decided he wanted to build a camera that could record images and video not just from the front and from the back – but one that would be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2013 Candice So

HP launches line of notebooks for the new year

Hewlett-Packard Co. launched a raft of new ultrabooks, notebooks, and PCs during its conference in Barcelona yesterday – and it’s aiming them towards the small business market. Branded as HP’s Elite line, its

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 11th, 2013 Candice So

Executive discussions are changing to include the cloud

Cloud computing is a disruptive force.  Having worked with many of western Canada’s CIOs and senior executives over the past year, rarely have I had a discussion that didn’t include the topic of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 21st, 2013 Brian Clendenin

Global perspective a winning perspective: BDC [infographic]

There are so many great facts highlighted in this infographic (scroll down) put together by BDC, but the one that hit home most to me is the need for startups to adopt a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 16th, 2013 Michael Cayley

OKI expanding beyond office walls, aiming products at service sectors

Trying to expand beyond the four walls of the office, printer maker OKI Data Americas Inc. released a slew of 28 printers on June 13, aiming many of their products at businesses in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 13th, 2013 Candice So